WELCOME TO THE BLACK HERITAGE SOCIETY'S 39th ANNUAL MLK, JR. BIRTHDAY PARADE & HOLIDAY CELEBRATION - JANUARY 13th to 16th 2017

OUR MISSION OF THE PARADE IS

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TO FIGHT FOR EQUAL RIGHTS AND JUSTICE TO ALL

To inspire, teach, and honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during the weekend of the federal holiday occurring on the third Monday of each January with commemorative parade and celebratory festive community activities throughout the weekend.

The Black Heritage Society has a long history of fighting for equal justice and social accommodations for the rights of all.

The Black Heritage Society Organization subscribes to Activism, Advocacy, and Action on behalf of the underprivileged, underserved, and those seeking justice and equality.


2014 Houston's Black Heritage Society delivers promise to Dr. King's father and the Houston Community "Martin Luther King, Jr. Statue & Memorial Plaza at McGregor Park. (Martin Luther King III presiding & Keynote Speaker)
 
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Dr. King's father, Reverend Martin Luther "Daddy King" presiding as keynote speaker and parade grand marshal of the country's original and first MLK, Jr. Birthday Parade, January 21, 1978

A GLIMPS OF OUR 2017 PARADE EVENTS

 
 

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39th, January 14, 2017 Band Commitment MLK, Jr. March


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39th, January 16, 2017 Parade Registration MLK, Jr. Downtown @ Minute Maid Park

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39th, January 16, 2017 Band Commitment MLK, Jr. Parade Downtown - Minute Maid

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39th, January 16, 2017 Annual "Original" MLK Jr. Parade Sponsorship Packages

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PRESS RELEASE


Sylvester Brown


Project Manager/Event Coordinator
MEDIA CONTACT: Sylvester Brown, (713) 236-1700 or (832) 741-6649
Black Heritage Society
Presents
39th Annual “Original” Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Parade Celebration
Monday, January 16th 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(Minority Non-Profit Organization, Minority Businesses, General Public, Media Source)

HOUSTON- Black Heritage Society and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade Foundation, congratulate and welcome Houston’s ________________________________as Grand Marshal of our 39th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Parade and Holiday Celebration. Extending the excitement and jubilations of having one of few MLK, Jr. Memorial Statue and Park Plaza in the entire country, the organization and its community partners are once again geared for another weekend of excitement, January 13th through January 16, 2017.

For additional information please call or visit our website at www.blackheritagesociety.org or www.houstonmlkjrmemorial.org

Sylvester Brown (713)236-1700 Office (832)786-5055 Fax

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