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one-year anniversary of the opening of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial. The Memorial Foundation exists to promote awareness of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial located in Washington, DC and its tenets of democracy, justice, hope, and love as well as to support the general upkeep of the Memorial in future years. Additional information regarding The Memorial Foundation, Inc. can be found at www.TheMemorialFoundation.org.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MEDIA CONTACT: Lisa Lee
202-737-5420 | llee@thememorialfoundation.org

The Memorial Foundation, Inc., the Motion Picture Association of
America host film series at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall

May 15, 2017

WASHINGTON, DC - The Memorial Foundation, Inc., the foundation responsible for building the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall and the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and have again united to present an inspiring and powerful summer film series at The Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial. This summer will mark the Memorial’s fourth anniversary, and both organizations look forward to celebrating through this free and public series which will include the movie...

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At sunset on April 4, the Washington, DC Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation, Inc. invites the public to join them as they honor the life of Dr. King on the anniversary of his assassination by holding a candlelight vigil and laying a wreath at the foot of the Stone of Hope at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial.

The vigil, which falls on the 44th anniversary of that fateful day in Memphis, TN, will bring people together to honor the life of this man of peace. Since its opening, millions of visitors from around the globe have been able to witness firsthand the message of hope, justice, democracy and love that resonates from the crescent-shaped walls of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, which proudly sits ...

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Contact:

Sara Neumann
Washington, DC Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation, Inc.
sneumann@susandavis.com

Mark Jackson
BAE Systems
Tel: +1 703 312 6161
Mobile: +1 571 309 7985
mark.jackson7@baesystems.com

BAE Check PresentationWashington, D.C. (November 8, 2011) – Today, the Washington DC Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation, Inc. acknowledged BAE Systems for its $1 million donation during a formal check presentation ceremony held at the recently dedicated Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

D. Michael Bennett, senior vice president of Information Management and CIO for BAE Systems presented the gift to Harry E. Johnson, Sr., the Foundation’s president ...

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Contact: Darrell Jackson, The Caraway Group, Inc., 803.730.5941, Darrell@thecarawaygroup.com

August 24, 2012

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On August 28, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial will celebrate its one year anniversary being open to the public.

To mark this occasion, the Washington, DC Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation, Inc. invites the public to join them as they celebrate this anniversary. This historic memorial was officially opened in August 2011 and was formally dedicated by President Obama on October 16, 2011.

Since its opening, millions of visitors from around the world have been able to witness firsthand the message of hope, justice, democracy and love that resonates from the crescent-shaped walls of the Martin Luther Ki...

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The Memorial Foundation, Inc., Northrop Grumman and the Motion Picture Association of America host film series at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall

WASHINGTON, DC – The Memorial Foundation, Inc., the foundation responsible for building the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall, Northrop Grumman and the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) have united to present an inspiring and powerful summer film series at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial. This summer will mark the Memorial’s fourth anniversary, and both organizations look forward to celebrating through this free and public series which will include the movies Black or White, Annie, and Selma.

“We are thrilled to again...

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Contact:
Ty Christian
407.421.6553
llee@Ty@trccg.com

Washington, D.C….August 28, 2015. On the 52nd anniversary of the famous “I Have a Dream” speech and the March on Washington, The Memorial Foundation, the builders of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall, is proud to launch an inspiring campaign entitled, Celebrate the Dream…Share the Dream. This unique digital social media campaign will allow anyone based in the U.S. and around the globe to share their thoughts and reflections about the March on Washington, Dr. King, other civil rights icons, their speeches and their actions that moved us. This engaging campaign will allow many to express through in their own words what the speech means to the...

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Date: January 18, 2016
Time: 9:00am -10:00am

The Memorial Foundation, Inc., Faith in Politics, Impact, Asian American Lead School and Majic 102 host the 5th Annual Wreath Laying Ceremony and Day of Reflection and Reconciliation at the MLK Memorial on the Mall.

WASHINGTON, DC – The Memorial Foundation, Inc., the foundation responsible for building the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall, Impact, Faith and politics, Asian American Lead School and Radio One’s Majic 102 have united to present an inspiring day of Reflection and Reconciliation at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial. Dr. Kings Holiday will mark the Memorial’s Fifth anniversary of paying tribute to Dr. King by having prayer and a wreath laying c...

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