Here are some opportunities to Celebrate the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
1. Visit the Civil Rights Museum!
There's free admission to the museum today!
2. Grizzlies Game
The Memphis Grizzlies will host their 18th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration game on Monday. Presentation of the 15th Annual National Civil Rights Museum Sports Legacy Award will take place at 2:30 p.m. in the Grizzlies practice facility, honoring Sheryl Swoopes, Doug Williams, Robert Parish and Caron Butler. Swoopes, Williams and other prominent sports figures will also join a panel discussion about the intersection of race and sports at the National Civil Rights Museum on Sunday evening. The Grizzlies will take on the Pelicans at FedExForum at 4 p.m. Monday.
3. Make His Legacy a Lifestyle
Serving others should not just be a one day event; it should be ongoing. Please find some local organizations and opportunities to get involved with. Be reminded of the legacy Dr. King stood for and start today by finding a meaningful service opportunity using the link below.
-- PIT Planning Intern Ware Institute for Civic Engagement Dana Scholar Franklin and Marshall College '18