King Awards 2018

The King Awards is a gala event honoring individuals who exemplify the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

This year, we are thrilled to honor the following award recipients:

  • MLK Humanitarian Award – Reverend Clifton Harris
  • MLK International Award – Dr. Morgan Wills
  • MLK Educational Award – Dr. Mona Ivey-Soto
  • MLK Justice and Equity Award – Deputy Chief John Drake
  • MLK Performing Arts Award – Natalie Grant


This is a family-friendly evening of celebration, including song and video reflection highlighting the legacy of MLK.  Guests will be invited to walk the red carpet for a reception and photos with the official King Awards backdrop following the awards presentation!

Dressy evening attire is encouraged!

This is a free community event and no ticket is required for admittance.



The King Awards will also be available to view via LiveStream.