FREEHOLD, NJ – The Monmouth County Human Relations Commission (MCHRC) will present its fourth annual Earl Thomas Teasley Humanitarian Award at 4:15 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014.
The recipient will be Pastor Terrence K. Porter, Sr. of Pilgrim Baptist Church, Red Bank.
Pastor Porter has received numerous awards and recognitions and serves on a variety of advisory boards. He has promoted a community ideology that "We can achieve more in partnerships - rather than in isolation."
Examples of his direct service to the community include
** President, Affordable Housing Corporation of Red Bank, N.J.
** Established Cedar Crossing Townhouse Project 36 units phase 1 (low income home ownership) Red Bank, N.J.
** Is in partnership with Lunch Break of Red Bank
** Delivers meals to those who are homebound.
** Provides financial and resources support to Haiti by leading a missionary team to aid those affected by disasters.
The public is welcome to attend this free ceremony. RSVPs are suggested to reserve a seat.
WHEN: 4:15 p.m. Monday, February 3, 2014, following an open 3:30 p.m. business meeting
WHERE: Agriculture Building Conference Room, west entrance 4000 Kozloski Road, Freehold, N.J