Families, friends, community members, local and state political leaders will be in attendance as student finalists are presented awards for their participation in the mlk community coalition essay and visual & performing arts contest this free event features guest speakers (including keynote speaker shimica gaskins) and. A holiday , pre- mlk explosion is coming soon all positive movements at the county federation of labor's martin luther king jr breakfast with vanita gupta as the keynote speaker she is president of the leadership the sclc essay and oratorical contest was an awesome event youth gave compelling. Mlk art and essay contest kickoff 2016 on august 29, 2016, the martin luther king community coalition officially kicked off the new 2016-2017 essay and visual & performing arts contest year at the pasadena unified school district ( pusd) with superintendent, dr brian mcdonald, and julianne reynoso, executive. The mlk social action conference on jan 7, at 9 an essay/oratorical contest for youth takes place on jan 10, at 6 also on jan 15 at 4 pm, the african american cultural center will present, “what martin luther king, jr means to us today,” at its facility located at 3018 w 48th st, in los angeles. Jan10th 6pm, essay / oratorical contest finals jan 11th 11:30am-1:30pm, “ theology in the hood” theologians lecture jan 11th 6pm-8pm, “praying with our feet” extending the legacy of abraham joshua heschel , & martin luther king, jr speakers and discussion for millennial jan 11th 7pm, “theology in the.
Essay contest submissions were judged in the categories of theme development all of the winning essays and art will be on the mlk community coalition's website also, the original pieces of student art work will be on display at the pasadena central library for the month of february the annual mlk. Essays will be evaluated on the following criteria response to the question should include evidence from your own personal experience and observations of being involved in service activities such as service learning or community service through cal state la classes or cal state la - sponsored activities reference to. A martin luther king jr holiday breakfast and celebration will begin at 8 am at jackie robinson park in pasadena, with music, dance, food and arts and crafts for children and presentation of awards to finalists of the martin luther king community coalition art and essay contest the california african.
Wwwpasadenamlkcomplan to hang out at jackie robinson park starting at 8 am on jan 18 to honor dr king in a big way the fallen leader is the subject of a teach-in while the winning students who took park in the esteemed mlk community coalition essay and art contest will be awarded also expect. The 128th annual rose parade made its way through pasadena, california with the theme “echoes of success” january 2, 2017. Altadena children's center, altadena, ca 362 likes acc is commited to strengthening families by providing the highest quality child care and education.
Dr martin luther king, jr with the 2015-16 essay & oratorical and art contests the organization announced today that the church with the most qualifying contest applications and entries will receive a grant for $50000 in addition, a limited edition book of a collection entries will be published through this partnership with. The martin luther king community coalition (mlk coalition) in collaboration with the pasadena unified school district (pusd) and the city of pasadena presented their annual martin luther king holiday celebration on monday, january 18, 2016 student winners from the essay and art contest read their essays and.
The mlk community coalition has sponsored the martin luther king essay contest for 26 years as a means to encourage students in the pasadena unified school district and local private schools to write essays addressing different aspects of dr martin luther king jr's legacy over 300 students. First was martin luther king community coalition's annual mlk essay and art contest, 2016 essay contest winner and 2017 essay contest finalist, middle schooler among the storytime readers were tyron hampton, pasadena city councilmember julianne reynoso, pasadena unified school district executive director,. Charlottesville, va (cbs19 news) -- a few people from central virginia will be participating in the 2018 rose parade in pasadena, california according to a release, the aids healthcare foundation, or ahf, float will feature the mother of heather heyer, susan bro, and two of the youths who.
2017-2018 friday, november 17, 2017 essay and art contest deadline december 18, 2017 winner notification january 6, 2018 | 10:00 am “ rekindling the light of peace” inside city hall chambers 100 n garfield ave | pasadena, ca 91101 january 9, 2018 | 5:00 pm judging essays & art display marshall. 2017 essay contest introduction on january 15, 2018, the nation will celebrate dr martin luther king, jr's birthday the martin luther king community coalition (king coalition), pasadena unified school district, pasadena tournament of roses and aspires west in conjunction with the city of pasadena.