Unity Day Celebration

2015 MLK Club Unity Day guest speakers; Breakfast with the Clergy

2015 MLK Club Unity Day guest speakers; Breakfast with the Clergy

| January 14, 2015

By  Clifford Buttram Jr. The MLK Club Annual Unity Day celebrations promote community awareness, camaraderie, and an opportunity to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Each year, we host a Breakfast with the Clergy to start the celebration and to acknowledge and award our local clergy. Immediately following the breakfast, […]

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Celebrating Unity Day: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.—his work, mission, continuing legacy

Celebrating Unity Day: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.—his work, mission, continuing legacy

| January 10, 2015

By Clifford Buttram Jr. Special to Frost Illustrated From September 2013 to March 2014, I had the opportunity to work in Montgomery, Ala. During that time period, I was able to attend Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church and I subconsciously wondered from time to time what it was like in 1954 when Dr. King […]

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A prologue to 2015 MLK Unity Day Celebration

A prologue to 2015 MLK Unity Day Celebration

| December 27, 2014

‘30 Years of Service to the Community’ By Clifford Buttram Jr. Courtesy of the MLK Club Inc. FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne MLK Club Inc. is steadily preparing for its 30th Anniversary Unity Day celebration. As we celebrate 30 years of supporting the Fort Wayne community, we’d like to share our organizational history, mission, and achievements during […]

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Fort Wayne MLK Jr. Club searching for Unity Day 2015 talent

| October 31, 2014

By Clifford Buttram Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—The MLK Club of Fort Wayne is scheduled to present the 30th Anniversary Unity Day celebration on Jan. 19, 2015 at the Grand Wayne Center. Each year, we search for talent to participate and perform as part of the program. Perhaps you have the best gospel choir in […]

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Spotlight on the MLK Club awards, scholarship recipients

Spotlight on the MLK Club awards, scholarship recipients

| February 5, 2014

The MLK Club gave away four $1,000 scholarships to high school students Kalisha T. Goree, Brittni L. Clopton, Jenna L. Klinedinst and Tiara A. Poindexter.

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2014 King Unity Day Celebration biggest ever in area

2014 King Unity Day Celebration biggest ever in area

| January 30, 2014

The largest Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration in the state of Indiana lived up to its name Jan. 20 as a record crowd attended the annual event honoring the slain civil rights activist.

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Youth Expo important part of MLK Club Unity Day Celebration

Youth Expo important part of MLK Club Unity Day Celebration

| January 16, 2014

An anonymous donor has agreed to pay the $5 entry fee for young people to the Unity Day Celebration, Jan. 20. the Youth Expo is scheduled to run from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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Late civil rights pioneer George Smith to be honored by MLK Club

Late civil rights pioneer George Smith to be honored by MLK Club

| January 15, 2014

The late George Smith was a pure example of living an unselfish life. The MLK Club will hold a tribute to Smith to celebrate his life and the many contributions he gave to various causes.

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MLK Club presents 29th Annual Unity Day Celebration: Jan. 20

MLK Club presents 29th Annual Unity Day Celebration: Jan. 20

| January 15, 2014

 

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MLK Club set for big Unity Day

MLK Club set for big Unity Day

| January 7, 2014

Excitement is mounting, as the MLK Club prepares for the 29th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Day Celebration, scheduled for 10 p.m. to 4 p.m., Jan. 20.

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