2024 MLK Celebration Sponsorship

In January 2024, the City of Dallas will host its 42nd Annual celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a weeks’ worth of events highlighting issues of equity, diversity, and opportunity. The week will include a Day of Prayer, a Day of Service, a Wreath Laying Ceremony, Job Fair, Equity Symposium, Youth Summit, and Scholarship & Awards Gala. Celebration week will culminate with the annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Parade.


Sponsorship funding will support the implementation of community events and the development of a scholarship fund, with scholarships to be presented at the Gala. Sponsorship benefits and levels are outlined in the sponsorship packet below. 


Sponsorship Levels:


  • -Presenting: $25,000
  • -Diamond: $15,000
  • -Platinum: $10,000
  • -Gold: $5,000
  • -Silver: $3,500
  • -Bronze: $2,500
  • -Sponsor Table: $2,200
  • -Supporter: $250
  • -Additional Opportunities/In-Kind Donations


Download: 2024 MLK Sponsorship Packet


If you have any questions about sponsorship, please contact Jamel Slaughter, Ph.D., Program Administrator for the Office of Community Care, at (214) 671-5117 or via email at  jamel.slaughter@dallascityhall.com

Thank you to our 2024 Sponsors!




To learn more about the MLK Scholarship & Awards Gala, please visit https://dallasmlkcenter.com/mlk-gala.