Wednesday, November 09, 2022

Nominations open

From LaX Waking Up White 

Nominations are now open for the 2023 Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Leadership Award. The purpose of this award is to recognize leadership in and commitment to building community, enhancing diversity, and working for justice in the Coulee Region. 

The award will be given at the 2023 Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration on January 16, 2023 at Viterbo University, Fine Arts Center.

Applications are due Wednesday, November 30, 2022, 11:59 pm. See below for information on how to submit nominations. 

A wide group of people representing many of the active groups in our area working toward the justice goals of Dr. King will serve as the committee to select the 2023 award recipient.

The speaker for the event will be Dr. Andre E. Johnson, an author, scholar, researcher, curator, senior pastor and
entrepreneur. He is a well-known speaker on topics including social change, the Henry McNeal
Turner Project, conflict meditation, and theology.

For media statements or questions please contact Vanessa DaughterofLois at or Carolyn Colleen Bostrack at 608-792-2283.

This event will also be livestreamed on Facebook at

Nominations can also be submitted via this link.

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