Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration

Building the Beloved Community 2018

A partnership between Furman University and the Alpha Phi Alpha Greenville Foundation, Inc.

The 2018 Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Gala

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Melvin and Dollie Younts Conference Center
3 p.m.
Sponsor: Alpha Phi Alpha Greenville Foundation, www.alphagreenville.org.
Tickets: $60 per person.
Contact: Allen Cook, mmlkgala@alphagreenville.org or 864.380.5781.

MLK Community Breakfast: Nontombi Naomi Tutu

Friday, January 12, 2018

Truth & Reconciliation: Healing the Wounds of Racism
Melvin and Dollie Younts Conference Center
8 a.m. | Breakfast
8:30 a.m. | Program
Tickets are $50 per person.
For table or ticket information email alumni@furman.edu or to RSVP call 864.294.3464

MLK Holiday – A Day of Service

Monday, January 15, 2018

Trone Student Center, Watkins Room
8:30 a.m. | Breakfast and check-in
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | Service
Sponsor: Heller Service Corps, the Center for Inclusive Communities and Fraternity and Sorority Life
Contact: Nancy Cooper, nancy.cooper@furman.edu or 864.294.2900.

2018 Martin Luther King Youth Program and Rudolph Gordon College Fair

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Trone Student Center, Burgiss Theater and Watkins Room
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Sponsor: Alpha Phi Alpha Greenville Foundation, www.alphagreenville.org.
Contact: Bobby Clark, mlkfair@alphagreenville.org or 864.441.9067.

Joseph Vaughn Scholarship Oratorical Competition

Saturday, February 17, 2018

“The Next Civil Rights Movement: What Direction Should It Take?”
Springfield Baptist Church, Fellowship Hall
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Sponsor: Alpha Phi Alpha Greenville Foundation, www.alphagreenville.org.
Contact: Mike Chatham, jvoc@alphagreenville.org or 864.906.7078.

All events are free with the exception of the MLK Scholarship Gala and MLK Community Breakfast. For table or ticket information , contact Chandra Dillard by email at chandra.dillard@furman.edu or by phone at 864.294.2503.

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