RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today announced that the City of Providence is
accepting nominations for its fifteenth annual Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King
Jr. Hall of Fame induction ceremony to be held Wednesday, January 31, 2018 from
5:30-7:00PM in City Council Chambers.
of nomination will be accepted until Friday, December 22, 2017. Nominations are
welcome of local individuals who have made meaningful contributions to
acceptance, social justice, civil rights and equality in the City of Providence
or as a resident of the community.
must be a resident of Providence, or have accomplished a significant amount of
community work in Providence.
of nomination should be less than two pages long and specify how the nominee
exemplifies the spirit of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s commitment to
acceptance, social justice, civil rights and equality.
of nomination can be submitted by mail to:
Providence Human Relations Commission
Hall, Suite 201
of nomination can also be submitted by email to Kayla Powell, Executive
Director of the Providence Human Relations Commission, at firstname.lastname@example.org.