Organizers of the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Luncheon have announced Obama advisor Valerie Jarrett will be the featured speaker in 2019.
Jarrett was senior advisor to President Barack Obama and was senior assistant to the president for public engagement and intergovernmental affairs.
Jarrett is currently a senior advisor for the Obama Foundation and a senior distinguished fellow at the University of Chicago Law School.
The luncheon is scheduled for noon Jan. 21 at the Peoria Civic Center.
Tickets are $50 per person and are available HERE or by mail at P.O. Box 1312, Peoria, IL 61654.