On April 3, 1968, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his final public speech in Memphis, Tennessee. He was there to lend his support to sanitation workers — most of them African American — who were on strike, protesting terrible working conditions and low wages.
North Hennepin Community College is dedicated to the success of all students. The Black Men's Leadership Movement is committed to carrying on MLK’s legacy. We are doing this by being academically successful and supporting our brothers’ and sisters’ academic success. We support the dignity of all human beings.
Benefits of the Movement
- Connections to faculty and staff
- Opportunity to be mentored
- Connections to community leaders
- Connections to other students
- Learn to set-up milestones
- Give back to your community