Non-Profit Partner Resources

Branding & Communication

2018 Campaign Guide

2018 MLK Summer Scholars Brand Assets

2019 MLK Scholars Key Messaging Guide

Non-Profit Meeting Materials

Materials will be posted after each meeting for reference.

May 20, 2019: Program Updates & Overview

February 25, 2019: Non-Profit Orientation

May 17, 2018: Trauma Awareness Training
Download Workbook 
Download Relationships Framework Toolkit 

Program Directory

MLK Scholars Program:
        Annie Duong-Turner
        Program Manager, John Hancock

Volunteer Inquiries:

        Elsa Freer
        Associate Director of Programs

        Olivia Boggiano-Peterson
        Volunteer Engagement Manager, Boston Cares

2019 MLK Non-Profit Partners:
        Organizations by alphabetical order
        Organizations by focus areas

Important Dates 




May 29

MLKS Youth Council Nominations due


June 17–
July 5

Scholar Registration

  • Implement Scholar Waiver
  • Scholar Pre-Summer Surveys
  • Encourage Scholars to begin signing up for EVERFI


July 8

Scholars' First Day of Work!


July 19

Forum #1: Connecting to each other

  • Networking w/ Youth Enrichment Services

Agganis Arena

July 26

Forum #2: Connecting goals to financial capability

  • Financial education w/ EVERFI

Agganis Arena

Aug 9

Forum #3: Connecting Perspectives

  • Civic engagement w/ EMK Institute
  • Scholars End of Summer Survey Opens

Agganis Arena

Aug 16

Forum #4: Connecting to Our Community

  • Annual Showcase
  • Scholars End of Summer Survey Due

Sportsmen’s Tennis & Enrichment Center

Sept 3-10

Organization Survey


Additional Resources for Youth Coordinators

Program Requirements

Excerpts from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s Speeches: "I have a Dream" and "What is Your Life’s Blueprint?"

Consumer Guide to Selecting a Lower-risk Account, produced by Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

MA Attorney General’s Office on Youth Employment:

All workers under 18 are required to have a Youth Employment Permit for every job. For information on the permit process, and regulations around youth employment, please refer to this site.