Mon. Feb 6th, 2023

Louisiana Tech College will have a good time Martin Luther King Day with a program from midday to 2 p.m. Monday within the Davison Athletic Advanced.

The theme for the occasion shall be “It Begins with Me: Cultivating a Loving Neighborhood Mindset,” and it’ll characteristic a panel dialogue, monologue tribute to Dr. King, a efficiency by the Sanctified Voices Choir, soul-food luncheon, and a clothes and meals drive.

“Our purpose is to create a beloved neighborhood and this can require a qualitative change in our souls in addition to a quantitative change in our lives,” King mentioned. This assertion supplies the theme for this yr’s occasion.

“As we observe the nineteenth annual observance of the King vacation, we’re excited to discover this considered a beloved neighborhood with our panel of school, employees, and pupil representatives,” mentioned Devonia Love-Vaughn, Louisiana Tech’s Dean of Inclusion Initiatives and Pupil Success. “The Bulldog Cultural Heart and the Workplace of Inclusion Initiatives invitations our Louisiana Tech and Lincoln Parish neighborhood to hitch us for a beautiful time reflecting on the life and legacy of Dr. King.”

The canned-food and clothes drive will profit each Christian Neighborhood Motion and Louisiana Tech’s Good Diet Mission Meals Pantry. The organizations have mentioned the next gadgets are most wanted:

Coats for males, girls, and kids
Vegetable oil
Jelly in plastic jars
Tomato sauce
Canned tomatoes
Fruit cups
Pancake combine
Particular person snack packs
Peanut butter
Rice and pasta sides
Pancake syrup
Lowered fats shelf steady milk
Sweetened vanilla almond milk
Particular person selection cereal packs

The canned-food and clothes drive will run Jan. 16-20.  The drop off schedule is as follows:

16 – 10-11:30 a.m. – Davison Athletic Advanced
17-20 – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. every day – Bulldog Cultural Heart on the second ground of the Pupil Heart

On-campus pickup for donations could be organized with Ally Christian by calling 318.257.2302.

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