A Chronology Strategically Designed for MLK 2017-18 Events : May 15, 2017 Expectations & Orientation for MLK Essay & Visual Art Coordinators. Who Can We Count On ?
June 2017: A Committee came-up with the 2017 Theme : ” How can you and others use Non-violence to engage in creating Peace & Justice for all people everywhere ?”
August 2017: Memorandum to the Pasadena Unified School District & Pasadena Tournament of Roses to co-sponsor the MLK 2017-18 Events.
September 2017: Dr. Brian McDonald (PUSD) met with Dr. Jacqueline Jacobs & Ms. Jessica Valentine to approve the MLK 2017 packet and Mr. Le Wayne Williams, Pasadena Tournament of Roses, agreed to fund the essay & art contests.
October 2017: Many, many meetings, telephone calls, personal interactions, several Orientation sessions, and speaking engagements at schools took place regarding up-coming events.
November 2017: Continuous dialogue with the PUSD, T.O.R., Essay, Performing Arts Committees, Private Schools Committee, Hospitality Committee, MLK Flyer Distribution Comm. Meetings with Ms. Julie Reynoso and principals from Webster Elementary and Marshall Fundamental Schools leading up to the Friday, November 17th deadline.
Now, Let the Judging for the contests begin!