Frank Islam: An Indian-American Presented With Martin L King Award
An eminent Indian-American entrepreneur and philanthropist Mr. Frank F. Islam has been presented with the prestigious Martin Luther King Jr Award in recognition of his contribution to the legacy of the great leader through his efforts in international service and civil engagement. This annual award was given by Harry Johnson president of the Memorial Foundation for working to keep the “dream alive”.
Mr. Islam said he was proud and humbled to have received the award. “King and Gandhi have been beacons to me in my personal life and charitable and philanthropic involvement. I have given to numerous causes to support humanitarian efforts and to advance the interests of the under-served in the world,” Islam said in his speech.