MLK Association of Asheville
"Our LIVES Begin To End The Day
We Become SILENT About Things That MATTER"
-Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Stand Against Racism

The Martin Luther King Association works each year with the YWCA of Asheville in support of its Stand Against Racism program.

Our focus is:

  • Early African American Educators
  • the Legacy of Isaac Dickson
  • the Legacy of Lucy Herring
  • the History of Stephens-Lee & other Feeder Schools
  • the First African American Students at Mars Hill College


Stand Against Racism


To the MLK Association or the Scholarship Fund to aid our mission of
preserving and advancing the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


The MLK Association of Asheville &
Buncombe County, Inc.
PO Box 328
Asheville, NC 28802-0328


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Prayer Breakfast: Saturday, January 18, 2020. Join us for the 39th annual event at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Asheville, NC.

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