The Minneapolis Commission on Civil Rights, the Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights, Minneapolis City Council, and the Minneapolis Mayor are pleased to present the 2016 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Essay Contest. This contest is open to all Minneapolis students in the 9th, 10th, and 11th grades.
The topic for this year’s contest is:
Dr. King’s vision is alive and well through the work of current civil rights activists. What kind of impacts are these activists making on the current political and social landscape, and how do you see their work influencing the future?
Wednesday May 6, 6-8 PM at Sabathani, 310 East 38th Street
How can we participate together – with government, business, neighbors, and community organizations — in building our future?
Wednesday, April 1, 6:00-8:00 pm
St. Peter’s AME Church, 401 East 41st Street
Refreshments provided. All voices welcome!