january, 2021

18jan9:00 am9:00 amNational Holiday Celebration of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Event Details

Westside Coalition is happy to announce the first-ever virtual presentation of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration for 2021. The holiday celebration will include:

– Performances by the Santa Monica High School choir and the Peace Player Drummers.
– Community Light Award presentation to the Village Nation.
– Annual Community Involvement Fair.
– Keynote by the Honorable Karen Bass and Tamika Butler, Esq.

Congressmember Bass was the first African American woman chosen to be Speaker of the California Assembly in 2008 and is currently Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus of the United States House of Representatives.

Tamika Butler, Esq. is a national expert and lecturer on issues related to the built environment, equity, anti-racism, diversity, and inclusion.



(Monday) 9:00 am - 9:00 am


Santa Monica College

1900 Pico Blvd