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On Monday, January 19th, South Bend Heritage will join the Martin Luther King Jr. Foundation of St. Joseph County to present the 29th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration. Highlights of the Celebration include the Community Service Recognition Breakfast, the Memorial March and the Youth Program. Each year the celebration brings thousands of people together to honor the legacy of Dr. King. We hope you will join us for this special Celebration. See information below for events throughout the day.
The events listed below are organized by the MLK Foundation of St. Joseph County and South Bend Heritage.

A special thank you to our sponsors for the 2015 Celebration:

Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, 1st Source Bank, Memorial Hospital, University of Notre Dame, PNC Bank, African American Fund of the Community Foundation of St. Joseph County, KeyBank, Teacher’s Credit Union, South Bend Tribune, Urban Enterprise Association

2015 Forms

Click here to download Sponsorship Information MLK Sponsorship Booklet 2015
Click here to download Activity Registration for workshop or other activities throughout the day MLK 2015 Activity – event registration form
Click here to download Vendor Registration form MLK 2015 exhibit-vendor request form

Monday, January 19, 2015

“Keep Sight of the Dream”

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS -

Events listed take place at the Century Center (unless otherwise noted).

7:30 a.m.—9:00 a.m.

DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.
COMMUNITY SERVICE RECOGNITION BREAKFAST

Speaker: Dewan Simon

Century Center / Convention Hall A and B

Click here to download Breakfast and Ad Registration 2015

Click here to purchase tickets to the Breakfast online. 

9:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m.

EXHIBITS/VENDORS
Century Center / Great Hall

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m
South Bend Medical Foundation
Blood Drive
Century Center / Bloodmobile

Sponsors: Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and the South Bend Medical Foundation
Organized by Kimberly Green Reeves @574-329-3150 and Debra Carroll @ 574-876-5876 (Delta Sigma Theta Sorority); Christina Tembo (Manager) / Melissa Newton (Blood Donor Recruiter) @ 574-234-4176 (South Bend Medical Foundation)

9:30 – 11:00 a.m. 
Morning Workshops

11:30 a.m.—12:45 a.m.

TRADITIONAL MEMORIAL MARCH TO CENTURY CENTER
County City Building / Lobby—South Bend

1:30 p.m.—4:00 p.m.

Afternoon Workshops

3:00 p.m.—5:00 p.m.

YOUTH CULTURAL PROGRAM
2013 YOUTH COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARDS

Century Center / Bendix Theater

7:00 p.m.—9:00 p.m.

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.
CELEBRATION CONCERT

Honor Martin Luther King Jr.’s day with this concert featuring cellist Sterling Elliott, Junior Laureate Sphinx Competition winner, along with the combined voices of the IU South Bend choirs.

Organized by: South Bend Symphony

At IU South Bend – Northside Hall

Call IU Box Office 520-4203 for Tickets