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ΑΦΑ - ΓΓΛ will hold its annual MLK Gala on Jan. 16th at 3 PM

posted Nov 29, 2010, 4:19 PM by Upstate Admin NPHCGG   [ updated Dec 28, 2010, 5:50 AM by Bobby Clark ]
Greenville, SC - Gamma Gamma Lambda (ΓΓΛ) of Alpha Phi Alpha is sponsoring the 32nd Annual Martin Luther King Scholarship Gala at Younts Conference Center on Furman University. We will honor Dr. King's Legacy and announce our winner for the Martin Luther King Citizenship Award for 2011. The two-hour event will also include a three-course meal and live entertainment. Last year winner was Maxium Williams of St. Francis Hospital System.

All proceeds will go to Luke Chatman Scholarship for High School Students and Martin Luther King Memorial Project ( Gamma Gamma Lambda has awarded more 56,000 dollars in Scholarships to local high school students. 

Ticket, Sponsorship, and Ad information will be available on ΓΓΛ's website ( after December 4, 2010. Tickets will be available from Brothers from the ΓΓΛ Chapter. You can get more information by emailing the Chapter at

This event is co-sponsored by Furman University Multicultural center and Furman's Student League for Black Culture (SLBC) as part of their series of events to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.