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Furman University and GGL announce
2019 Martin Luther King Events

Greenville, South Carolina - Gamma Gamma Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and Furman University have released their annual Events for January & February 2019 celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Legecy in the Greevnille Area. Furman University and GGL have collaborated our MLK Events for Greenville and the Upstate for the last seven years.

Sponsorship opportunities are available until December 28, 2018. You can download our 2019 MLK Sponsorship packet which include Ad Pricing and Sponsorship packages. All proceeds from the Scholarship Gala support the Luke H. Chatman Scholarship for Local high Students.

Our primary events are the MLK Scholarship Gala on January 13th and the MLK Youth Program & Ruloph Gordon College Fair on February 2nd. Please support us as we honor Dr. King's Legacy and recognize our local Leaders and Students.

If you have any questions or comments, please us at contact@alphagreenville.org or at our Chapter phone line at (864) 441-9067.



Here is a list of major events for this year's celebration:

January 2019 February 2019

Sunday, Jan. 13, 3 PM

2019 Martin Luther King, Jr.
Scholarship Gala

Sponsored by the Alpha Phi Alpha Greenville Foundation

Younts Conference Center, Greenville, SC
Ticket: $60 per Person

Contact: Allen Cook
contact@alphagreenville.org or (864) 441-9067

Friday, Jan, 18, 8 AM - 9:30 AM     

Martin Luther King, Jr.
Community Breakfast
: Wade Davis

“Injustice Anywhere is a Threat to Justice Everywhere:
Sustaining the Struggle for Equity”

Melvin and Dollie Younts Conference Center,
Shaw Hall

8 a.m.     |  Breakfast
8:30a.m. |  Program 

Tickets are $50 per person.

For table or ticket information email alumni@furman.edu or to RSVP call 864.294.3464

Monday, Jan, 21, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

MLK Holiday "Day of Service"
Community Project with United Way’s Hands on Greenville

Heller Service Corps, Student Diversity Council,
and Student Activities Council

Contact: Nancy Cooper-
nancy.cooper@furman.edu or (864) 294-2900


Saturday, Feb. 2, 9 AM

"Goto High School, Goto College"
Martin Luther King, Jr. Youth Program and
Dr. Ruloph Gordon College Fair

Watkins Room,
Trone Student Center
Furman University | Greenville, SC

Contact: Bobby Clark
contact@alphagreenville.org or (864) 441-9067

Saturday, Feb 16, 10 AM

Joseph Vaughn Oratorical Contest
for Greenville Country High School Students

Tabernacle Baptist Church, Choir Practice Stage

Contact: Mike Chatham,
or (864)906.7078


All events are free with the exception of the Scholarship Gala.
For more information, all 864.294.2503 or email chandra.dillard@furman.edu or

Go to Furman’s MLK website at www.furman.edu/mlk
or Alpha Phi Alpha Greenville at www.alphagreenville.org