The 28th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Scholarship Breakfast - First Baptist Church - Fellow Hall



Date: 01/19/13
Hours: 9am-12:30pm
Ages: All
Price: $30
Address:
100-10 Astoria Blvd. - 718 446-0020
East Elmhurst, NY 11369

Description: Celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. King, this memorial and ecumenical event provides college scholarships to students in the Queens community. In an attempt to keep the dream alive, and youth aware of the mighty works of Dr. King in his attempt to "eradicate racism and bring about justice, students are required to submit an essay theme, on various events of the Life of Dr. King, or the events of the Civil Rights Movement. The program features greetings from community orginations, an Afro centric dance salute to Dr. King, music and more. The winners of the essay contest will read their submission- 28 Years of Keeping The Dream Alive.