Eight language Peace Pole for MLK Day at Oriole Elementary School, Lauderdale Lakes, Florida – USA

January 19, 2015

The Peace Pole planting dedication ceremony took place in conjunction with the Peace Garden, 11:30 a.m. on Monday, January 19, 2015, at Oriole Elementary School, Lauderdale Lakes, FL; facilitated through the  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Grant and with more than 150 in attendance.


Those in attendance included the mayor, vice-mayor, city commissioners and staff of Lauderdale Lakes; President of Broward College North Campus and staff;  General Manager and Supervisors of Home Depot-Oakland Park Store; Assistant Principal and staff of Oriole Elementary School and the President and members of Chi Psi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.


The Peace Pole in 8 languages is the home to 600 students from several different countries.


May Peace Prevail On Earth!

Vicki B. Flournoy, Principal
Dr. Ingrid Osgood, Assistant Principal
Submitted by:  Luwando Wright-Hines