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Sunday, January 13, 2019
Alpha Greenville Foundation hosts

40th Annual
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Scholarship Gala


Younts Conference Center, Furman University
January 13, 2019, 3:00 p.m.

3300 Poinsett Hwy, Greenville, SC 29613


Tickets are $60.00 per person (plus card fees)

Tickets can be purchased from any member of the Gamma Gamma Lambda Chapter or by calling Alpha Greenville Foundation at (864) 735-0880.

Tickets are available online, at

Directions to the center are available here.

Alpha Phi Alpha Greenville Foundation along with Gamma Gamma Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha will sponsor its 40th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Gala on Sunday, January 13, 2019 at the Melvin and Dottie Younts Conference Center on the campus of Furman University.

The Gala features a full course dinner and live entertainment. Recent years have seen the Scholarship Gala positioned as a kickoff event for Martin Luther King activities in Greenville and surrounding areas.

Proceeds from the Scholarship Gala support the Luke H. Chatman Scholarship for local high students as well fund other community efforts such the MLK Youth Program, Gordon College Fair, and Joseph Vaughn Oratorical Competition. See Alpha Phi Alpha Greenville Foundation website for more information,

This year, Mrs. Pearlie Harris, Community Health Activist, has been selected as the 2019 Martin Luther King, Jr. Citizenship Award winner which will be presented at the 2019 Gala. In addition to presenting the winner of this year's award, the Gala is the longest held annual Commemorative event MLK Holiday for the Upstate and serves the culminating event for the Foundation's fundraising efforts.

A listing of the MLK 2019 events as well as event profiles can be found on this website and the Alpha Greenville Foundation's webiste at

Download MLK Solicitation Letter & Sponsorship Packet for 2019.
All sponsorships and Ads submission deadline has been extended to 1/4/19.