Morton Community Prayer BreakfastWednesday, September 27, 2017
Get your tickets now the Morton Community Prayer Breakfast on Wednesday, October 18 from 6-8 am at Park Inn by Radisson, 201 E. Ashland St., Morton. There are 8 seats per table. No tickets will be available at the door.
Guest speaker is Deidre Pujols, wife of professional baseball player Albert Pujols. Albert's career started with the Peoria Chiefs. Deidre and Albert have been blessed with five children, one of which has Down Syndrome. This condition of a family member was the driving force behind the creation of the Pujols Family Foundation, an organization dedicated to assisting families of children with Down Syndrome. This foundation is also extensively involved in humanitarian efforts in Albert’s native home, the Dominican Republic.
In addition to serving as President of the Pujols Family Foundation, Deidre is the Founder and CEO of Open Gate International. This organization assists vulnerable populations such as the survivors of human trafficking reintegrate back into society by providing alternative training and employment. Please plan to come and hear a powerful story of how these two organizations are being used to reach out to many people who would otherwise be forgotten.