A D KING FOUNDATION INC. NIGERIA
The A.D. King Foundation mission is to honor the legacy of the Rev.
Dr. A.D. Williams King’s life purpose of promoting non-violent conflict resolution. His legacy includes laying the foundation to build bridges of mutual understanding, cooperation, goodwill, respect and love for humanity over the raging turbulence all humanity experiences when we engage in war, regardless of gender, race, religion and culture. The AD King Foundation mission is to extend that bridge to achieve peaceful co-existence in a loving, gracious, beloved global community and to promote youth empowerment development, non-violent conflict resolution throughout the world. And entrepreneurship as the engine of economic growth and development.
Naomi Barbara King, widow of AD King made a commitment to bring to lime light the contributions and legacy of her late husband Dr. Rev. Alfred Daniel Williams King. Dr. Rev. Babs Olusegun Onabanjo, one of the originators of the idea, was commissioned to develop and manage the project in January 2007.
The documentary “AD King: Brother To The Dreamer: Behold The Dream” was initiated in May 2007. The AD King Foundation Nigeria, will be established in December 2020.
FOUNDATION'S Goals & Missions
trepreneurship” as the center core.
To promote youths and women empowerment development and non-violent social change strategies as a way of life throughout the world.
A.D. KING FOUNDATION – YOUTH EMPOWERMENT
THROUGH POSITIVE MEDIA INTERNSHIPS
The A. D. King Foundation is committed to transforming the culture with positive media messages that equip our youth and young adults for success in the 21st century. Through our mentoring and internship relationships with our youth and young adult population, we teach them to create, own, produce and market television pilots, positive imaging, positive music and lyrics, poetry, You Tube projects, Internet blogging, book publications, radio shows, Internet talk shows and reality shows, and other creative projects. Working with the finest professionals in the various industries outlined above, we provide attainable and sustainable tools for success for our youth and young adults. Entrepreneurship, good citizenship, global awareness and successful interaction with other cultures, positive purpose and beneficial quality of life are major themes of this initiative.
“A threat to justice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere” and building a beloved community is a glorious task that must be done.
Contributions: (Rev. A.D.Williams King)
Rev A. D. King (brother to Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.) dedicated his life to building a beloved community. He was also committed to the ideals of non-violent social change and direct action as a means of effecting change.
About The Documentary: Rev. A.D. King: Brother To The Dreamer: ” Behold The Dream”. “The story is compelling, relevant, valuable and practical. A legend of immense proportion as one of the greatest Civil Rights Activists of his time in his own right”.