Archive for January 2017

Support Keeping the Affordable Care Act

Phone poll being taken. It’s easy to participate! Paul Ryan’s office is conducting a phone poll, hoping to hear overwhelming opposition to the Affordable Care Read more »

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People’s Transit Week

Transit Town Hall Meeting Hear and share stories about taking public transit by necessity to get to work, your children to school, to medical appointments Read more »

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Southside Town Hall Meeting

In a citizen-led process, community members are invited to a Southside Town Hall Meeting to discuss recreational opportunities for the Southside neighborhood. Facilitated by Tyrone Read more »

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Photos from the Women’s Marches

More than 500,000 people attended the Women’s March in Washington, DC. Additionally, marches took place in cities across the nation.

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Patricia Russell-McCloud Speaks and Writes for Audiences Hungry for Inspiration

Asheville’s 36th annual Prayer Breakfast honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will be held January 14, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza Resort in West Asheville Read more »

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Candlelight Ceremony

For more than 30 years the Martin Luther King Jr. Association has held a Candlelight Ceremony to recognize individuals and organizations in our community who Read more »

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MLK Peace March and Rally

The Peace March and Rally is one of several weekend events sponsored by The Martin Luther King, Jr. Association of Asheville and Buncombe County each Read more »

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Martin Luther King Jr. Celebrations at UNC Asheville

UNC Asheville will hold a week of special events dedicated to the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., highlighted by the keynote lecture by Walter Read more »

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Women’s March on Washington Advocacy Goes Global

Women’s Marches planned for all 50 states and more than 40 other global cities. Grassroots efforts from Sydney to Atlanta could top one million participants Read more »

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Kenilworth MLK, Jr. Celebration – Memoir as Manifesto

Experience an evening with Hazel Mack, Founding member of the Winston-Salem Chapter of the Black Panther Party. The 7th Annual Kenilworth celebration of Dr. Martin Read more »

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