Sacramento Offers Many Ways To Celebrate MLK This Weekend

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SACRAMENTO – Sacramento is among thousands of other cities across the country celebrating the life and legacy of the late civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. this month. The following is a brief listing of events and programs that have been planned for the local area. Saturday, January 19 — In honor of […]

Over 28,000 Participants “March for the Dream” in Sacramento

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SACRAMENTO – Over 28,000 participants braved an early morning chill to “March for the Dream” in honor of the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 16, 2012. An enthusiastic assortment of elected officials, business/civic/community leaders and residents from Sacramento and other surrounding areas representing many diverse ethnicities and backgrounds participated in […]

MLK March Donations To Support Education

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SACRAMENTO – After more than three decades of symbolic tribute to the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., organizers of a local march in the civil rights icon’s honor are asking members of the community to go the extra mile and put their money where they’re feet are. Sacramento’s March for the Dream is […]

“Coach Carter” To Keynote Annual MLK Dinner; Alan Rowe To Be Honored

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SACRAMENTO – The life and legacy of civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will be remembered at the 14th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Dinner on Saturday, January 12, 2013. The event is set to run from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at the Sacramento Convention Center. Join Congresswoman Doris Matsui, Co-chairs Dorothy and Jerry […]