35th Annual Awards and Benefit Luncheon
WhenMon Jan 16, 2017, 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
WhereSheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel17th and Race StreetsPhiladelphia, PA 19106
The Philadelphia Martin Luther King, Jr. Association for Nonviolence, Inc., the first and only affiliate of the King Center in Atlanta commissioned by Mrs. Coretta Scott King hosts its 35th Annual Awards and Benefit Luncheon January 16th, 2017 in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. birthday. It is a living representation of Dr. Martin Luther King's Dream of a Beloved Community. It honors a virtual Who's Who of Drum Majors -persons and organizations whose deeds are exemplary of the fostered by Dr. King. The luncheon is a highly visible affair, which has been attended by over 2,000 people, and is the largest luncheon in honor of Dr. King in the country. It receives national press coverage because of the ringing of the Liberty Bell at 12:00 noon which officially inaugurates the King Holiday.
If you are interested in joining the :
LUNCHEON GENERAL PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING
Please email us at info#philadelphiamlk.org or go to our website at www.philadelphiamlk.org and complete a committee application
First Meeting will be held in September 7, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.
PLACE: Independence Blue Cross, 23rd Floor
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (215) 751-9300 to let us know that you are interested in attending!
Please visit our website next committee meeting and other luncheon information at www.philadelphiamlk.org
Volunteers are needed for the following:
Office Volunteers prior to event
VIP Reception Hostesses
Volunteers to make followup calls to potential sponsors prior to event.
Youth Coordinator for College for Teens
Liberty Bell Check-in
PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST ATTEND A VOLUNTEER MEETING THE WEEK BEFORE THE LUNCHEON.
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Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 2 hr Meeting and Walkthrough on Jan. 11, 2017 at 6
- An application must be completed online