Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. standing at a podium about to deliver a speech.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Observance

Celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. King.
New York State Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Observance
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New York State Celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
 
Civil Rights Then and Now
 

The one-hour tribute to Dr. King showcased some of the people and organizations across New York State that embody the principles of one of America’s most significant leaders for social justice, freedom, and equality. Through the eyes of New Yorkers from Buffalo to Albany, Lake Placid to New York City, the program focused on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life and dreams with music, art, and inspiring stories that reflect the fight for civil rights then and now across the state.

Segments from the 2021 Broadcast     2021 Program Journal

Yearly Community Initiatives

Thank You To Our 2021 Sponsors

 

The New York State Office of General Services, The State University of New York, Battery Park City Authority, City University of New York, College of Saint Rose, Digital First Media, Dormitory Authority of the State of New York, Emil J. Nagengast Florist, Hudson River Greenway, Metropolitan Transit Authority, New York Power Authority, New York State Agriculture and Markets, New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, New York State Department of Financial Services, New York State Department of Transportation, New York State Department of Motor Vehicles, New York State Department of State, New York State Depart of Taxation and Finance, New York State Department of Transportation, New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services, New York State Division of Human Rights, New York State Education Department, New York State Gaming Commission, New York State Governor’s Office of Employee Relations, New York State Homes and Community Renewal, New York State Insurance Fund, New York State Liquor Authority, New York State Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs, New York State Office for the Aging, New York State Office of Mental Health, New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance, New York State, Olympic Regional Development Authority, New York State Parks Recreation and Historical Preservation, New York State Worker’s Compensation Board, NY’s 529 College Savings Program, NYSERDA, Price Chopper and Market 32, Albany Times Union, Peebles Island State Park