Rainy day Unity March up State Street on MLK Day 2016

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 Rainy day Unity March up State Street on MLK Day 2016

MLK Board and Friends at North Hall commemorating the student protest and takeover in 1968

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MLK Board and Friends at North Hall commemorating the student protest and takeover in 1968

Commemoration walk to North Hall after Eternal Flame Ceremony 2016

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Commemoration walk to North Hall after Eternal Flame Ceremony 2016

Participants walking to the Eternal Flame Ceremony UCSB 2016

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Participants walking to the Eternal Flame Ceremony UCSB 2016

Ceremony at UCSB's Eternal Flame

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Ceremony at UCSB's Eternal Flame

Rainy day at the MLK Morning Program at De La Guerra Plaza

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Rainy day at the MLK Morning Program at De La Guerra Plaza

Community Lunch at First United Methodist Church 2016

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Community Lunch at First United Methodist Church 2016

Reverand Broderick A. Higgins, St. Paul's Baptist Church, Oxnard - Keynote speaker at the Arlington Theater on MLK Day 2016

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Reverand Broderick A. Higgins, St. Paul's Baptist Church, Oxnard - Keynote speaker at the Arlington Theater on MLK Day 2016

Michael Downey Jr. performance of Dr. Kings, "The Other America" at the Arlington Theater on MLK Day 2016

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Michael Downey Jr. performance of Dr. Kings,

Poetry and Essay winners at the Arlington Theater MLK Day 2016

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Poetry and Essay winners at the Arlington Theater MLK Day 2016

Sojourner Kincaid-Rolle at the Arlington Theater MLK Day 2016

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Sojourner Kincaid-Rolle at the Arlington Theater MLK Day 2016

St. Paul Baptist Church Choir from Oxnard

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St. Paul Baptist Church Choir from Oxnard

Santa Barbara Dance Institute, director Rosalina Macisco

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Santa Barbara Dance Institute, director Rosalina Macisco

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Board of Directors

Onja Brown-Lawson, President
Dr. Wallace K Shepherd Jr. Pastor, Vice President
Isaac Garrett, Past President
Anita Blume, Treasurer
Toni Schultheis, Secretary
Rev Dr. Doug Miller
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle 
J. Louis Watkins Pastor

Articles

Black National Anthem

Black National Anthem
By MLK Santa Barbara on Apr 04, 2016 at 07:55 PM in MLK Santa Barbara Celebrations

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MLKSb Brochure

MLKSb Brochure
By MLK Santa Barbara on Apr 04, 2016 at 07:32 PM in Community Relations

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Santa Barbara Honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

By MLK Santa Barbara on Apr 04, 2016 at 07:26 PM in Community Relations

This will be the 9th Annual event sponsored by the Martin Luther King, Jr Committee of Santa Barbara, and co-sponsored by the Anti-Defamation League, First United Methodist Church, The Fund for Santa Barbara.

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2016 Greetings Arlington Theater

By MLK Santa Barbara on Apr 01, 2016 at 10:30 PM

Welcome, Greater Santa Barbara Community!! - to our ninth annual recognition honoring Dr.Martin Luther King,Jr. The Martin Luther King Junior committee extends a special welcome to our dignitaries in the audience the clergy and all of you.

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Santa Barbara Leaders, Community Pay Tribute to the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

Santa Barbara Leaders, Community Pay Tribute to the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
By MLK Santa Barbara on Jan 16, 2012 at 10:56 AM in MLK Santa Barbara Celebrations

The spirit of Martin Luther King Jr. was alive and well in Santa Barbara on Monday as several hundred people marched down State Street and filed into the Arlington Theatre for a tribute to the civil rights leader’s life and legacy.

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Our 2016 theme: "Justice For All"

Mission Statement

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee of Santa Barbara has as its mission as follows: to foster positive relationships between the many diverse groups in the Santa Barbara Community and the surrounding areas; to sponsor programs and events which exemplify the teachings of Dr. King; and to observe, and celebrate the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday.

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The Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee of Santa Barbara is a CA 501c3 Non-Profit Corp.  |  Federal Tax ID No. 45-394279