MLK Youth Citizenship Awards

In January, the Saturday before MLK Day @ 9:30am–Each year, we join Muncie Community Schools to host the MLK Youth Citizenship Award Ceremony for young people in Delaware County. Students are nominated by teachers and school staff for displaying positive qualities such as integrity, leadership, kindness, and the drive to make a difference at their school. This event is held at the Muncie Central HS Audtiorium. All local schools are invited to participate in this event. 

Black History Month Kick Off

Saturday, February 3, 2024. Free Refreshments @ 9:30am. Program @10 AM  •  Minnetrista Museum & Gardens, Muncie, IN.
Be a part of this annual event featuring, a free continental breakfast, speakers, MLK Essay contest winners, community leaders, and a silent auction or other fundraising activity to benefit the projects of the MLK Dream Team. Event is generally held the first Saturday of February each year. Thanks to Minnetrista for hosting this annual event!  Thanks to Northwest Bank for sponsoring the cash prizes to essay winners!


Black History Month Food Drive

February 2024
The Black History Month Food Drive takes place each February at all Muncie Community Schools and other participating organizations. Community members generously donate food items to help those who are less fortunate. All items are given to Christian Ministries and other deserving organizations to help those in need.Thanks to the Muncie Sanitary District for providing toters and for helping to deliver the donated food items.

National Day of Prayer

Thursday, May 2, 2024 @ 11:30 AM until 1 PM (Drop In Event)
The MLK Dream Team hosts an informal gathering each year on the National Day of Prayer. The event features an open microphone for anyone to share their thoughts, intentions, and prayers for our community. Please check the MLK Dream Team Facebook page each year for additional details.