Vision & Goals

The Commission is guided by Dr. King's teachings and philosophy of love, tolerance, and nonviolence. It strives for social improvement in Lansing, helping communities and organizations achieve new levels of leadership and public service.

The Commission works directly with youth and others, encouraging them to embrace alternatives to violence and discover their common humanity. Through activities that stress racial and cultural diversity, the Commission offers youth a new understanding of the important roles they play in the communities, now and in the future.