Presentation on theme: "MLK Day 2011 Americas Sunday Supper: Hosting Your Supper Event."— Presentation transcript:
MLK Day 2011 Americas Sunday Supper: Hosting Your Supper Event
Vision and Theme 2011 marks the 25th year of observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Holiday. 2 Theme Follow the Leader. Become A Leader. MLK Day 2011 Day of Service MLK Day 2011 Website
3 Vision and Theme Sunday Supper: What is It? Inspired by the legacy of Dr. King Invites people from diverse backgrounds to come together Individuals will share a meal and discuss issues that affect their community Highlights the power of each of us to make a difference
4 Vision and Theme Sunday Supper: Goals A greater sense of community Neighbor to neighbor connections New community projects or programs Renewed civic engagement A stronger connection to Dr. Kings legacy
5 Vision and Theme Sunday Supper: How Can I Get Started? ? 1.Determine type of Supper and Location 2.Register your Supper http://www.meetup.com/mlkdaysundaysuppers/ 3.Identify a Conversation Leader (conversation starters provided) 4. Identify local volunteer options http://www.handsonnetwork.org/events/mlk2011/find 5. Promote your event Twitter: #MLKDay Facebook: www.facebook.com/HandsOnNetworkwww.facebook.com/HandsOnNetwork Its Simple!
6 Vision and Them e Sunday Supper: How Can I Get Started? (contd) ? 6. Identify a Storyteller 7. Confirm Details and Host Your Event 8. Share Your Story Twitter: #MLKDay Facebook: www.facebook.com/HandsOnNetworkwww.facebook.com/HandsOnNetwork Online: www.handsonnetwork.org/events/mlk201 1www.handsonnetwork.org/events/mlk201 1 9. Tune-In to Americas Sunday Supper January 16, 2011 at 6:00 pm EST www.handsonnetwork.org 10. Follow-Up and Whats Next
7 Vision and Theme Sunday Supper: Conversation Cards
8 Resources HandsOn Network MLK Day WebsiteMLK Day Website Americas Sunday Suppers Meetup.com SiteMeetup.com Site Sunday Super Host ToolkitHost Toolkit Service project finderproject finder Build your ownBuild your own MLK Day volunteer project More civic dialogue resourcescivic dialogue resources Even MORE resources!MORE resources Share your MLK Day storyShare your MLK Day story…
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