• Over $50,000 in grants to community service agencies.
• Awarded nearly $90,000 in scholarships.
• Instituted the King Legacy & Service Award. Recognizing one individual annually for selfless, exemplary service and dedication to the Greater Lansing Community.
• Sponsor a delegation of 40 high school students to attend Y-Achievers Black College Tour.
• Sponsored a delegation of commissioners and citizens to attend the National MLK Monument Dedication Ceremony and 50th "I Have A Dream" Anniversary Celebration.