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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Black History Month Commemorative Awards Celebration

Since 1985, the Annual MLK Awards Celebration has honored distinguished individuals who have made significant contributions locally, nationally and globally. These men and women are lauded for their work in the struggle to advance civil and human rights. Honorees include seasoned activists as well as rising youth leaders.  The Eta Theta Lambda Chapter will celebrate the partnership and community works of several community figures at its 38th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Black History Month Commemorative Awards Celebration. The celebration will take place on Saturday, February 25, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. We look forward to seeing you on this momentous occasion as we pay homage to the life and legacy of Dr. King.

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The Eta Theta Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity is hosting our 38th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Black History
Month Commemorative Celebration at The Garden City Hotel on February 25, 2023, at 11 am.


This year’s theme is "Honoring our Essential Heroes" as we are proud to honor community leaders for their commitment to
public advocacy, health equity and safety during the COVID 19 pandemic.


We are pleased to announce that our 2023 Keynote speaker who will also be the recipient of the 2023 MLK Civil Rights
Trailblazer Award, Honoree Tara Lyons. Ms. Lyons is the Deputy Chief, Criminal Division, Project Safe Childhood Coordinator,
Criminal Civil Rights Coordinator Southern District of Georgia, United States Attorney’s Office, DOJ. For a full list of our 2023 honorees please click here.

To purchase tickets please click here

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