The 2013 MLK Spirit Award nomination deadline is Friday, Dec. 7.
Make plans to join the University City community at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19, for the 27th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. community-wide Celebration. This year’s theme is “What’s YOUR Dream?” The event starts on the front lawn of Jackson Park School with a “Positive Protest March” led by University City High School’s drum line. The program immediately follows in the UCHS Charles Banks auditorium. New this year is a “Positive Family Poster Project.” Community members and families are encouraged to create signs in keeping with the theme to carry as they march. Sign carriers will receive a raffle ticket as they enter the auditorium. At the end of the program, participants will be invited on stage to compete in a drawing for donated …
The award honors individuals and groups, living or deceased, who work or have worked toward racial unity and justice. Nominations should include contact information, as well as how the nominee has worked or is working toward racial unity and justice.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011
Know a person who group with ties to U City, dead or live, that works or has worked toward racial unity and justice, and deserves some special recognition? The School District of University City is accepting nominations for the 2012 Martin Luther King Jr. Spirit Award, which will be awarded at the annual celebration on January 14, 2012. The last day for submissions is Friday, December 2nd. Nominees Must Be: Posthumous award nominations are allowed. The nomination deadline is Friday, December 2. The nomination form is attached, and complete details about the award and a list of past recipients can be seen at http://www.ucityschools.org/vnews/display.v/SEC/District%20Information%7CNomination%20Forms. Please complete and return the above …