In an e-mail Habitat NYC, stated, that these are known as some of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s last words before his assassination in 1968.
“I may not get there with you. But I want you to know tonight, that we, as a people, will get to the Promised Land.”
While we as a people have not yet reached that Promised Land, we continue to work toward it, with Dr. King and Coretta Scott King as our guides and inspiration.
We’re partnering with Alpha Phi Alpha, Alpha Kappa Alpha, Delta Sigma Theta, Thrivent Financial, and HYP NYC for a four-night webinar series to explore the Kings’ radical leadership style and how, 50 years later, they continue to influence social justice in 2021.
Pursuing the Promised Land
A four-night celebration of Dr. King and Coretta Scott King
1.18.21 | 7 – 9 PM EST
A conversation about how Dr. King’s radical leadership influences social justice in 2021.
1.19.21 | 7 – 9 PM EST
From Coretta to Kamala:
What’s next for Black women & leadership in America?
1.20.21 | 7 – 9 PM EST
Building on Faith:
Why is 11 AM on Sunday still the most segregated hour in America?
1.21.21 | 7 – 9 PM EST
3rd Annual Advocacy Leadership Seminar:
How the 2021 municipal election will impact affordable housing for the next eight years, and how to mobilize.
Pursuing the Promised Land is sponsored by State Farm and Thrivent Financial.