Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration

Building the Beloved Community 2019

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

The 2019 Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Gala

Sunday, January 13, 2019

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, mlkgala@gglapa.org or 864.441.9067.

MLK Community Breakfast: Wade Davis

Friday, January 18, 2019

Injustice Anywhere is a Threat to Justice Everywhere:
Sustaining the Struggle for Equity

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 21, 2019

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.

Joseph Vaughn Scholarship Oratorical Competition

Saturday, February 16, 2019

“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 Chatman, 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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