Posted: Jan 9, 2014 7:59 AM by Hunter Robinson
Updated: Jan 9, 2014 7:59 AM
BATON ROUGE - Marvin Anderson joined JP on 2une In Thursday to discuss the MLK Leadership Awards and Scholarship Gala 2014, coming up on Monday, Jan. 20th.
The event was born out of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s dream to fulfill hope on a local, communal and global front and honors community for their contributions. Awards are given out for arts and culture, community activism, education, entrepreneurship, leadership, mentor ship, service, and vision. This year also features a special tribute to the late Rev. T.J. Jemison.
The MLK Leadership Awards and Scholarship Gala 2014 starts at 6 pm on Monday, Jan. 20th at the Baton Rouge Marriott Hotel.
Be sure to watch Sunday Journal this week at 8 am for more information on the awards, gala and Rev. Jemison.