Join Us for the Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend Activities

01/11/2024
Martin Luther King, Jr. 2024 Weekend Activities

Join Us for the Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend Activities. MiraCosta College is proud to collaborate with our community partner, the North San Diego County NAACP, in hosting a series of events honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This weekend of reflection, service, and community engagement reflects our commitment to embodying the values Dr. King championed.

Event ImageNorth San Diego County NAACP Dr. King Day of Service

Date: Saturday, January 13

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: MiraCosta Oceanside Campus —Theater Patio (Map)

Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. All volunteers must check in/register at the designated area near the campus police. No pre-registration is required, but it is encouraged to ensure adequate supplies for everyone. Post check-in, volunteers will select from ten service projects across North County. The day will begin with a light breakfast, followed by a brief message from the NSDC NAACP, a group photo, and dispatch to service sites at 9:00 a.m.

To get involved, please visit the website.

In the spirit of service and community, we are proud to highlight students who embody the values of leadership, creativity, and commitment to inclusivity:

Makhi Williams-Kent: Williams-Kent designed the student planner cover to reflect the campus's rich diversity. His journey from a challenging high school experience to embracing his voice and community at MiraCosta showcases the transformative power of education and inclusivity. Active on campus and in the community, Williams-Kent advocates for positive role models, particularly among minority father figures, and aspires to be a songwriter and poet that uplifts and unites. Read more about Makhi Williams-Kent.

Sabrya Mosely: With a lifelong passion for music, Mosely represents the vibrancy of our college's arts scene. As a member of the chamber choir and Umoja, she demonstrates the power of perseverance and community. Her journey, marked by the support of the MiraCosta College Promise program, reflects the aspirations and dreams of many students striving for a brighter future. Learn more about Sabrya Mosely.

Shann Davis, Jr.: As a dynamic leader, aspiring actor, and educator, Davis, Jr.’s involvement with the Black Student Union, A2MEND, and student government highlights his commitment to service and leadership. His recent trip to Ghana with MiraCosta College embodies the global and engaged learning experiences MiraCosta College fosters. Learn more about Shann.

MiraCosta College invites the community to join us in a weekend of service, reflection, and celebration of diversity and unity. Together, let's honor Dr. King's vision by creating a mosaic of change, one act of service at a time.

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