EMPOWERING

students of color to pursue higher education and advance the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

N E W S

October 20, 2022 - The Day 

Words have power.

Nazariah Isaac, a New London High School student and one of this year’s 16 Martin Luther King Jr. scholarship recipients, said nothing while she waited for the full attention of the packed ballroom at the Mystic Marriott Thursday night.

She finally spoke.

“Toya’s stupid daughter.”

There were no more sounds of forks and knives against plates. There was no more conversation at any of the more than 50 tables spread out under dim lights...

E V E N T S​

JAN​

15

39th Annual Ecumenical Service honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

3:00pm | St. James Episcopal Church

76 Federal Street, New London CT 06320

OCT​

20

PAST EVENT
41st Annual Awards Ceremony

Our traditional scholarship presentation dinner returns to an in-person format at the Mystic Marriott. Join us to recognize our 2022 scholars and sponsors.

Make a Donation

MLK

SCHOLARS

Powerful. Talented. Passionate. Our scholars are shaping the future, today.