Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial


In addition to honoring the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the MLK Memorial will provide a public space for citizens to reflect upon his work and its significance to our country.


Located in a beautiful green space at Horner Boulevard and Washington Avenue, the memorial will be visible to the traveling public, as well as to local citizens.
The memorial is complete and includes:
  • Benches
  • Brick memorial wall with Martin Luther King's image
  • Decorative lighting
  • Flag poles
  • Planters

MLK Memorial Committee

The MLK Memorial Committee and the City of Sanford need your help to make this memorial beautiful and unique. With a $50 tax deductible contribution, a brick will be placed at the memorial with your personalized inscription. This is a wonderful opportunity to show your support to Dr. Kings' legacy while also honoring or remembering a loved one, an individual, a church, or business, etc.

To contribute, please fill out and return the Brick Contribution Form (PDF) or the Patron Membership Form (PDF) along with your check to the address provided in the documents. Larger contributions are welcomed. All proceeds will be used for funding the memorial.

If you have any questions, please contact Laura Spivey at 919-777-1116.