MLK Dream Weekend





Testimonials

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This year, the MLK Dream Weekend took on a whole new level of significance by incorporating the provision of substantial scholarships to Upstate high school students. It was quite encouraging to see those truly phenomenally bright students – who are already doing fantastic projects of their own – receive such great community support. The Dreams in Action… Read More

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Andrea D. Smith

Events

The series of events, hosted by MLK Dream Weekend, inspired the Upstate to establish Dreams, take Action on them, and Change the Future.

Thank you to everyone in the community for supporting MLK Dream weekend.

What are you doing to keep the Dream alive? Strive everyday to be… All. Together. Now.

Thursday, January 15, 2015
MLK Prayer Vigil, 7 p.m.
Peace Center Graham Plaza, Downtown Greenville, SC

The MLK Prayer Vigil kicked off MLK Dream Weekend and featured prayers from diverse persons, a unity litany and candlelight. Prayers included: Community, Elected Officials, Families/Youth, Nation, Nonviolence, and Unity.

Friday, January 16, 2015
MLK Diversity Banquet, 7 p.m.
TD Convention Center

Saturday, January 17, 2015
Community Day of Service, 10 a.m. – 12 noon
(in conjunction with Hands on Greenville)
Various locations throughout Greenville County

Keynote Speaker: Reverend Jesse Jackson