Nominations wanted for Martin Luther King Jr. Awards

  • Posted: Friday, November 8, 2013 9:40 a.m.

Nominations are now being accepted for the Martin Luther King Jr. Humanitarian Service Award sponsored by the Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church of Salisbury Inc. The award recognizes the efforts of individuals, organizations and businesses that strive to increase the well-being of the Salisbury-Rowan community through their humanitarian efforts.

The nominee must:

• Be a resident, organization or business within the Salisbury-Rowan community;

• Have gone above and beyond the call of duty to perform outstanding work that positively impacts the lives and well-being of the Salisbury-Rowan community; and

• Have played a significant role in the betterment of the Salisbury-Rowan community in the areas of government, education, civic responsibility, and/or social understanding.

Nominations should be typed, double spaced in narrative style, and be no more than two pages in length. E-mails and faxes will be accepted. The name, mailing address and telephone number of the person submitting the nomination should also be included.

Nominations should be mailed to: MLK Service Award Committee, c/o Mt. Zion Baptist Church, P.O. Box 2767, Salisbury, NC 28145-2767. Faxed to: 704-637-1137 or e-mail:

Contact Levonia Corry at 704-636-6547 for additional information or questions.

Nominations must be received by Nov. 30.

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