“These goals that we’ve set for ourselves can not be accomplished, they will not be accomplished, if each conversation begins by asking, ‘What will it cost me?’ or ‘What do I gain from it?’ Our pursuit for this vision must be a spiritual one and not a political one.”

Words from guest speaker and Salisbury native, Tarik Woods, at the 2024 Martin Luther King breakfast on January, 15 at the Salisbury Civic Center.