Unity March up State Street 2017

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Unity March up State Street 2017

Ceremony at UCSB Eternal Flame

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Ceremony at UCSB Eternal Flame

Commemoration walk to North Hall after Eternal Flame Ceremony

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Commemoration walk to North Hall after Eternal Flame Ceremony

Participants walking to the Eternal Flame Ceremony UCSB

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Participants walking to the Eternal Flame Ceremony UCSB

Rainy day at the MLK Morning Program at De La Guerra Plaza

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Rainy day at the MLK Morning Program at De La Guerra Plaza

Community Lunch at First United Methodist Church

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Community Lunch at First United Methodist Church

Reverand Broderick A. Higgins, St. Paul's Baptist Church, Oxnard - Keynote speaker

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Reverand Broderick A. Higgins, St. Paul's Baptist Church, Oxnard - Keynote speaker

Michael Downey Jr. performance of Dr. Kings, "The Other America" at the Arlington Theater

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Michael Downey Jr. performance of Dr. Kings,

Poetry and Essay winners at the Arlington Theater MLK Day 2017

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Poetry and Essay winners at the Arlington Theater MLK Day 2017

Sojourner Kincaid-Rolle at the Arlington Theater MLK Day

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Sojourner Kincaid-Rolle at the Arlington Theater MLK Day

St. Paul Baptist Church Choir from Oxnard

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St. Paul Baptist Church Choir from Oxnard

World Dancers at De La Guerra Plaza

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World Dancers at De La Guerra Plaza

Our 2018 theme:

“Now is the time to make real the promises of democacy.”

Freedom of speech.  
Freedom of worship. 
Freedom from want.  
Freedom from fear. 

Mission Statement

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee of Santa Barbara has as its mission as follows: to foster positive relationships between the many diverse groups in the Santa Barbara Community and the surrounding areas; to sponsor programs and events which exemplify the teachings of Dr. King; and to observe, and celebrate the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday.

Board of Directors

E. Onja Brown-Lawson, President
Isaac Garrett, 1st Vice President
J. Louis Watkins Pastor, 2nd Vice President
Anita Blume, Treasurer
Toni Schultheis, Secretary
Gary Atkins
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle
Chrissy Gilbert

Articles

Santa Barbara Honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Santa Barbara Honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

This will be the 10th Annual event sponsored by the Martin Luther King, Jr Committee of Santa Barbara, and co-sponsored by the Anti-Defamation League, First United Methodist Church, The Fund for Santa Barbara.

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MLKSB Brochure

MLKSB Brochure

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Upcoming Events

12/7 FUNDRAISER/MIXER EVENT

!!! Please join us on Thursday,December 14th, at the La Arcada Bistro, 1112 State Street !!!

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The Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee of Santa Barbara is a CA 501c3 Non-Profit Corp.  |  Federal Tax ID No. 45-394279

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