Nominations sought for 2024 King 服务奖章


Do you know someone who has gone above 和 beyond in service to their community? Nominate them today for the 杰克逊的大学 Dr. 马丁·路德·金. 服务奖章!

杰克逊的大学 is now accepting nominations for the 2024 award which honors individuals 和 organizations who give time, talent 和 resources to make our community a better place. The award recognizes community service 和 devotion to King’s ideals in Jackson County. Medal will be awarded during the 杰克逊的大学 King Celebration in January.

Applications are currently available online at . The deadline to submit the application is 周三,11月. 8乘5.m. The award criteria recognize those who are committed to carrying out the dream of Dr. 国王在几个方面:

  • Belief in the basic tenets of cultural 和 ethnic diversity,
  • Giving back to the community through volunteerism 和 service,
  • Support 和 promotion of educational opportunities for underrepresented populations in Jackson County,
  • Promoting financial opportunities for poorer citizens of Jackson County,
  • Guiding youth 和 offering opportunities for social 和 moral development, giving them tools to interact socially with the broader culture, 和
  • Working toward a safe community 和 reduction of crime in Jackson County.

Recent winners of the award include 安东尼帕克 (2023), 莫妮卡·皮尔斯(2022), Benny Poole (posthumously 2021), 阿琳·罗宾逊(2020), 小哈罗德·怀特. (2019), 和 Alan Wade (2018).

Nomination forms detail the st和ards by which nominees will be judged. 了解更多信息, contact 多样性、股票 和 归属感 Department Coordinator James Garner (517.796.8480).