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MSSU MLK Day of Service is a vibrant campus and community program. This year, we will celebrate with many of our time-honored traditions and some new program features.
Each of the following programs is described in detail below.
Date: Monday, January 19, 2015
Time: 8 a.m. – 9 a.m.
Place: Connor Ballroom, Billingsly Student Center, MSSU; 3950 Newman Road, Joplin, MO
Guest Speaker: Kelly Shoenbauer- Sales, Adult Drug/ Juvenile Diversion and Drug Court Administrator 29th Judicial Circuit
Biography: Kelly Schoenbauer bio
Sponsored by: Joplin Convention and Visitors Bureau
For Information: Contact Faustina Abrahams, Chairperson MSSU Diversity Committee, at 417.625.9521 or email@example.com
FREE TO ALL STUDENTS: Students may pick up their tickets at the Campus Ticket Center in Billingsly Student Center during normal business hours.
You can may pay at the door with cash, credit and debit cards. Reserve a ticket for $5 per person.
Faculty, students and the community will have the opportunity to serve the community by performing acts of service at an organization of their choice from a list of area non-profit organizations that have requested for volunteers that day.
Volunteers may choose from participants listed int he Day of Service Locations.
See: Day of Service Locations
Click on the Day of Service organizations to read more about them and see what services are needed and what times are available to serve.
To sign up, identify the location you want to serve from the list and contact Faustina Abrahams, Chairperson, MSSU Diversity Committee, at Abrahamsfirstname.lastname@example.org or (417) 625-9521.
Please use "MLK Day of Service" as the subject line and include in your email all those who will be serving with you if you are signing up for multiple people and your preferred times, if you pick from a location where service hours span the whole day.
This fair will bring together area volunteer/non-profit organizations and to show students and the community what volunteer opportunities and resources are available to meet the needs of the community.
Time: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: Missouri Southern State University Billingsly Student Center 2nd floor foyer
Address: Missouri Southern State University, 3950 E. Newman Road, Joplin MO 64801
Admission Cost: Free
Contact Person: Landon Adams, email@example.com or (417) 625-9669.
Date: Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Times: 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Place: Corley Auditorium in Webster Hall, Missouri Southern State University
Guest Speaker: Mr. Phil S. Dixon, Co-Founder of the Negro League Baseball Museum in Kansas City, author of nine baseball books and winner of the prestigious Casey Award for the Best Baseball Book of 1992. He is widely regarded for his expertise on baseball history. He will discuss specifically how the small towns in Missouri and Kansas played an integral role in the integration of baseball both at the University and professional level pre Jackie Robinson.
Learn more about sponsorship opportunities for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration and Events and other programs.
(Deadline Dec. 15 for this sponsorship)
1) 12 breakfast tickets.*
2) Company/Organization recognition in radio and TV promotions.
3) Company featured on screen during breakfast.
4) Company featured on table tents.
5) Corporate banner placed in Connor Ballroom during breakfast.
6) Acknowledgement during program.
7) Acknowledgement in printed program.
8) Company recognition on MSSU digital signage promotions.
(1) 12 breakfast tickets.*
(2) Company featured on screen during breakfast.
(3) Company featured on table tents.
(4) Acknowledgement during program.
(5) Acknowledgement in printed program.
(6) Company recognition on MSSU digital signage promotions.
1) 6 tickets for $100.00.*
2) Company featured on screen during breakfast.
3) Company featured on table tents.
4) Acknowledgement during program.
5) Acknowledgement in printed program.
6) Company recognition on MSSU digital signage promotions.
*If the organization chooses not use all of its allotted tickets, we would be happy to offer any unused seats to community volunteers from non-profit organizations.
For more information on sponsorships, contact: Rod Surber • 417.625.9875 • firstname.lastname@example.org