Elmira/Corning Regional Airport
Together We Dine
Written By: Nick Quattrini
ELMIRA - [WENY] As the nation celebrated Martin Luther King Day Junior Day, the Economic Opportunity Program in Elmira had a free dinner to bring the community together Monday afternoon.
The Economic Opportunity Program at the Ernie Davis Community center served the free dinner for anyone in the community who wanted one. Hundreds of people came together to celebrate Martin Luther King Junior and his vision.
EOP workers and volunteers helped prepare and serve the meal, with entertainment afterwards. Today's event was only possible with the help of the community and the donations from local businesses.
EOP also delivered around 500 meals to the sick and elderly in the area.