The Friends of MLK organization provides educational and community development services to historically underserved communities. 

Our Programs

Bettering the Community
through Service

King Team members coordinate charity drives, set long- and short- term personal goals, and learn to evaluate program impact.


We foster a love of reading in preschool children by providing free books. Enroll children in the 75215 zip code using the Brochure with Enrollment Form or the Library website. 

Entrepreneurs in Training is the web-based company created by youngsters who update the site and discuss its general business performance.



Friends of MLK is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, so Facebook charges no fee and 100% of your contribution goes toward Friends of MLK programming.  To donate, please click here.

Please use our link when shopping on Amazon.  AmazonSmile donates 0.5% of your eligible purchases on Amazon to Friends of MLK. Simply start your shopping at The donation will be made at no extra cost to you.

Imagination Library is funded entirely by community donations. To sponsor a child or contribute to the cost of the books, please donate now. The program costs approximately $25 per child, per year.

To help support this effort, please visit the Imagination Library website here.

Contact Us

Please contact Friends of MLK at (214) 219 0096 or email with any questions.