SPRINGFIELD — This Friday at noon, Senator Eric P. Lesser will continue his weekly Lunchtime Livestream series with guest Ronn Johnson, President & CEO of Martin Luther King Jr. Family Services. The livestream will focus on the organization’s continuing efforts to serve the community and the changing structure of community services during the pandemic. In response to the pandemic, they have established a remote learning center for children of working parents and partnered with Greater Springfield Senior Services to provide prepared meals to seniors. The livestream can be found on Twitter and Facebook at 12 p.m. this Friday. For over 30 years, Martin Luther King Jr. Family Services has worked to provide over 300 families a year with programs and resources for the residents of Springfield and surrounding communities. They follow a mission to nurture and develop the skills, opportunities, and spirit of families in Greater Springfield and the surrounding communities. Some of their programs include literacy-based programs after school, college readiness programs, and the Mason Square Task Force. As President, Johnson works to oversee and facilitate operations and programs provided by MLKFS.
Martin Luther King Jr. Family Services 106 Wilbraham Road Springfield, MA 01109 (ADMIN) (413) 746-3655 MLKJRFS Management Team