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Parade Marshalls needed for 2020 Parade

Event date: November 12, 2019      The Martin Luther King Holiday Coalition is seeking volunteers to work as Parade Marshalls for the upcoming Holiday Parade. Parade marshalls will meet at 11:00 am at St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral at NW 7th and Robinson. Duties will consist of either being posted in the staging area or…

2019 MLK Coalition Job Fair will connect job seekers and companies

The 2019 MLK Coalition Job Fair will be from 9 AM to 1 PM on January 21, 2019 at Douglass High School in Oklahoma City. The Job Fair coordinator this year is Denise Hyche. Attendance at the fair is free. Register here. Deadline for registration is January 15, 2019.  Enter your detailed information on the…

2018 MLK Jr. Holiday events now being organized

Get involved in making this inspiring event happen. We invite your attendance and input at our planning meetings each Tuesday at 5:30pm at the Lennie P. Tolliver Center, located at 2001 N. Martin Luther King.  We are also looking for adult volunteers to help with this year’s parade. The 2018 Oklahoma City recognition of Martin…

2017 Essay and Poster Contest winners

Congratulations to the winners of the student poster/essay contest! OKC MLK Essay and Poster Contest Winners Announced The 2017 Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Essay and Poster Contest culminated with the Awards Presentation and Reception on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of Evangelistic Baptist Church of Christ, located on…