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DETAILS COMING SOON

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Award Nominations Deadline: November 30th
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TO BE BORN BLACK IN MISSISSIPPI

FEBRUARY 17th, NOON

This Thursday at the Gumtree Museum of Art starting at noon, Kenneth Mayfield, Sir. will review his book, To Be Born Black in Mississippi. His book is an account of his life as a civil rights lawyer and the events that made him who he is today. This is a brown bag event that is free and open to the public.

APOLLO NIGHT

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WHERE STARS ARE BORN & LEGENDS ARE MADE

Friday, Jan. 13, 2023 at 6:00pm

Tupelo Civic Auditorium

SUNDAY COMMEMORATIVE
SERVICE

Tupelo Civic Auditorium

Sunday, Jan 15, 2023
2:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Free and Open to the Public

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CFK AWARDS BANQUET

Cadence Bank Arena

Saturday, Jan.14 
at 6:00 pm

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MLK BIRTHDAY
CELEBRATION

Monday, Jan 16

10:15 am

FORMER VF Factory Outlet Parking Lot

MLK NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE

Committee for King shines a light on individuals and groups that live the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We appreciate the Volunteer Hub of NE MS for their MLK Day of Service project.

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"The time is always right to do the right thing" — MLK

As a local organization, we continue Dr. King's legacy for all members of our community, regardless of age, race, faith, socioeconomic background, etc., as well as through evolving initiatives lead by our NextGen group of volunteers. We look forward to working together as we move toward the dream of love, compassion, respect, and harmony for all people.

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GOLD & PLATINUM SPONSORS

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SHINE A LIGHT ORGANIZATIONS

Wear it Well, El Centro, Volunteer MS/Tupelo Chapter, Early Childhood Coalition/Tupelo,
Tree of Life Clinic, Doniphan Dance Project, Hattiloo Theatre