January 13-Friday:  Baptist Ministers Union Worship Service at Antioch Baptist Church, 1001 North Walters Street at 7:00 pm.  Dr. Marcus Cosby of Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church, Houston-Speaker


January 14-Saturday:  34th Annual Martin Luther King Scholarship Breakfast, sponsored by Delta Rho Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, at the Embassy Suites Landmark Hotel, 5615 Landmark Parkway, at 9:00 AM.  Speaker:  Dr. R. Scott Single, Surgeon General and Commanding General, United States Army Medical Command.  Ticket information at WWW.AEF-SA.ORG


January 14-Saturday:  Youth Empowerment Event, at the Espee, 1174 East Commerce St at 3:00 pm.


January 15-Sunday:  Wreath Laying Ceremony at the statue of Dr. King at the intersection of East Houston Street and New Braunfels Avenue at 2:00 pm.


January 15-Sunday:  Inter-Faith Worship Service at St. Gerard’s Catholic Church, 1523 Iowa St at 4:30 pm


January 16-Monday:  Pre-March Worship Service at 3501 Martin Luther King Drive, 9:00 am


January 16-Monday:  Memorial Dr. Martin Luther King March, begins at 3501 Martin Luther King Drive at 10:00 a.m.  Marchers are welcome to participate as individuals or as members of a group


January 16-Monday:  Commemorative Program and Public Awards Ceremony at Pittman-Sullivan Park, 1101 Iowa Street at 12:00 pm (Limited seating—lawn chairs recommended)


January 19-Thursday:  Lecture at Trinity University’s Laurie Auditorium.  Guest speaker-Caitlin Dickerson, award-winning investigative reporter, at 7:00 pm


January 21-Saturday:  Dream Major Gala sponsored by Pi Theta Alpha Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, at the San Antonio Marriott NW, 3233 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, at 7:00  pm.  Speaker:  Dr. Frederick Haynes, III.  Ticket information at, or Marcus Green at 478-297-0450 or Michael Torres, Jr. at 504-615-0506, or


February 14-Tuesday:  Juneteenth Coalition’s Sweetheart Banquet Fundraiser, 7:00 PM, at Second Baptist Church, 3310 East Commerce St.  Ticket information available from Oscar Vicks, 210-289-7683.  Tables seat 8.


Texas Homeowner Assistance:  Millions of unspent monies can help eligible Texas homeowners affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Grants up to $65,000.00 are available for home loans, property taxes and/or utility bills.  Contact your local support center:  Lindsey Logan at SAGE (San Antonio for Growth on the Eastside):  210-248-9178, Ext. 105…or


Provided by NAACP-SA Community Coordination Chair, Mrs. Maria Greene

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