2014 Schedule of Events
Saturday, January 18, 2014, ALL DAY
9:00 AM ,till, A call for a day of community service, give someone a hand today, let’s help others.
Saturday, January 18, 2014, 11:00am – 2:00pm
Brown Bag Working Luncheon
Myrtle Beach Train Depot
A Conversation with Brad Lofton and Brandon Sessions, Myrtle Beach Regional Economic Development Corporation and the Five Largest Contractors in South Carolina
Invited: Minority, inclusive of women, subcontractors from throughout the state to discuss ways to improve relations, understand what’s required when bidding a job, how best to learn about upcoming jobs throughout the state and how to overall increase the number of minority subcontractors procuring construction jobs.
Saturday, January 18, 2014, 11:30am – 2:00pm
Brown Bag Working Luncheon
Sandy Grove Baptist Church – Pastor Fred Johnson
1008 Carver St, Myrtle Beach
Sharnell Ladson of “”Helping the Underserved to Become Legendary Entrepreneurs and Leaders” (HUSTLE) will facilitate a workshop on building sustainable small business and building capital from ground zero. Premiere efforts will target our young men and women with special needs and circumstances, for example second chance candidates, non-violent offenders, first time offenders and ex-offender felons.
Saturday, January 18, 2014, 6pm-9pm
Carolina Talent Search Finalists – Musical Tribute to Dr. King
Coastal Carolina University Auditorium
Musical finalists will compete for the top three prizes before a panel of judges and audience.
Event will be emceed TO BE ANNOUNCED.
Sunday, January 19, 2014
11:00 AM Faith Services intuition call for unity and diversity for all Church Services along the Grand Strand.
Sunday, January 19, 2014, 5pm – 7pm
Mt. Olive AME Church
1108 Carver St, Myrtle Beach
A Joint Ecumenical Civil Rights Service with several ministers and choirs. Further details to be announced.
Monday, January 20, 2014, 8am – 11am
Corporate and Community Awards Breakfast
Myrtle Beach Canal Street Recreation Center
901 Canal Street, Myrtle Beach
The Carolina African American Heritage Foundation, Inc. is hosting, along with The City of Myrtle Beach and Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, a Corporate & Community Awards Breakfast. During the breakfast, the Corporate and Community Awards Program will be held recognizing community persons for their outstanding contributions.
Guest speakers: TO BE ANNOUNCED
Donations are $25.00 per person or $200 for a table of eight persons.
Monday, January 20, 2014, 11:30am-2:00pm
6th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. “Freedom Rally” Parade
Kick off time for our Grand Parade. starting at the Pelican Baseball Stadium. Route, location of bleachers and platform to be announced.
Also there will be a Band and float competition.
Our MLK tribute celebration is noted for being one of the most diverse that one could find any where in our great nation.