The 2022 ONE DREAM Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration will be held at 6:30 p.m. January 20.
Nominations are open through November 15, 2021, for the Martin Luther King Jr. Heart of Service, Character, Dreamer's, and Champion of Equity Awards.
Congratulations to Previous MLK Award Finalists and Recipients*!
MLK Heart of Service Award
*Samantha Saltz, New York Elementary teacher
Demetrius Kemp, Free State High security officer
Dianne Thomas, Deerfield/Woodlawn nurse
MLK Character Awards
2021 *Jakobe Davis, Woodlawn Elementary student
2021 *Ja'Kiyia Carson, Free State High student
MLK Dreamer's Awards
2021 *Yahaira Dominguez, Lawrence High student
2021 *Rosina Aguirre, Lawrence High teacher
Alex Kimball-Williams, Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health
Ednice Metz, Free State High mental health professional
MLK Champion of Equity Award
2021 *Hamza Asuku, Lawrence High student