Schedule

TIMEPROGRAM
9:00 AMArtist Spotlight - Consci8us - Freedom
9:05 AMMLK Intro - Big Al Sams and Erinn Gilmore
9:10 AMMLK365 Executive Director Sam Starks Opening Remarks
9:15 AMInvocation - Pastor Francis Anfuso
9:20 AMSpeaker - Bobbie Singh Allen, Mayor, City of Elk Grove
9:25 AMSpeaker - Darrell Steinberg, Mayor, City of Sacramento
9:30 AMSpeaker - Congresswoman Doris Matsui, State of California
9:35 AMSpeaker - Dr. Shirley Weber, Secretary of State
9:40 AMMLK365 Clubhouse Check-in
9:45 AMNonprofit Spotlight - City Year
9:50 AMCommunity Leader Spotlight - Faith McKinnie, Founding Director, Black Artists Fund
9:55 AMArtist Spotlight - Cloudy, Youth Poet Laureate, City of Sacramento
10:00 AMArtist Spotlight - Alex, Youth Poet Laureate, City of Sacramento and Finalist, National Youth Poet Laureate
10:05 AMPanel 1: Education
SCUSD School Boardmember Chinua Rhodes,
Culture Co-op Executive Director Sandy Holman
Sacramento City College Professor, Hip Hop Artist and PhD Candidate Adam Freas
10:35 AMOne Positive Project - Big Al Sams and Erinn Gilmore
10:40 AMCommunity Leader Spotlight - Keiona Williamson, Equity Lab Editor, Sacramento Bee
10:45 AMPanel 2: Equity and Justice
Dr. Flojuane Cofer, Epidemiologist and Senior Director of Policy, Public Health Advocates and Measure U Advisory Committee Member
Jasper James, Co-Founder, Activism Articulated and ACLU Board Member
Khalil Ferguson, President, United CORE Alliance, Measure U Advisory Committee Member and Author
Maya Wallace, Outgoing Chair of City of Sacramento's Art, Culture and Creative Economy and Board Member of the Black Artists Fund
11:15 AMMLK365 Clubhouse Check-in
11:20 AMCommunity Leader Spotlight - Sonia Lewis, Co-Founder, President and CEO, ASCRIBE Educational Consulting and Founder, Edify Humanity
11:25 AMNonprofit Spotlight - Auburn Hip Hop Congress
11:30 AMArtist Spotlight - Alicia Kaye Huff - Strange Fruit (feat. TwoSen$e and Jeffery Archie Jr.)
11:35 AMPanel 3: Environmental Justice
Juan Flores, UCLA Student and Sacramento Native
Joelle Toney, Environmental Justice and Community Advocate
Mikayla Taylor, Sunrise Movement
Jose Bodipo-Memba, Director of Sustainable Communitiies, SMUD
12:05 PMMLK365 Clubhouse Check-in
12:10 PMNonprofit Spotlight - NELP
12:15 PMPanel 4: Youth Leadership and Civic Engagement
Nia Mooreweathers, Community Organizer, Youth Forward and Sac Kids First
Kari Jay, Home Visitor, Mutual Assistance Network, Co-Founder of West2West and Hip Hop Artist
Greg Garcia, Program Manager, CitiesRISE Sacramento
12:45 PMArtist Spotlight - Arielle Deem - Be The Change (feat. The Davis JHS Youth Choir)
12:50 PMArtist Spotlight - The Philharmonik - Colors
12:55 PMClosing - One Positive Project, Impact Conference and Impact Awards Coming Soon
1:00 PMClosing - Sponsor and Volunteer Recognition
1:05 PMClosing - MLK Choir
1:15 PMEnd of Program