Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Countywide Celebration

2016 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Countywide Celebration

The Cities of Champaign and Urbana, Champaign County Board, Parkland College, and the University of Illinois invited citizens to attend the 15th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Countywide Celebration held on Friday, January 15, 2016 at Parkland College.

This event was free and open to the public.

2016 Award Recipients

  • Barbara Kessel – James R. Burgess, Jr. – Susan Freiburg Humanitarian Award
  • Rohn Koester – Doris Hoskins Prestigious Community Service Award
  • Melany Jackson – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Outstanding Achievment Award

Video of the 2016 MLK Celebration