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RIA announces Martin L. King Scholarship events

February 28, 2012

ROCKVILLE, MD — The 67th Annual Restoration Industry Association (RIA) Annual Leadership Summit and Industry Expo will take place at the Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center and Hotel in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, March 27-29, according to a press release.

RIA will be holding two special events at the convention, which will serve as fundraisers for the newly established Martin L. King Scholarship Program, the release stated.

According to the release, the Martin L. King Scholarship program will begin providing scholarships in 2013 to restoration professionals who seek to expand their knowledge of the different facets of the industry.

A golf tournament will be held on Tuesday, March 27, at the Myrtlewood Golf Club from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; a portion of the tournament fees will go to the Martin L. King Scholarship Program, the release noted.

The RIA Awards Dinner and Banquet will serve as a tribute to Martin L. King and a fundraiser for the Martin L. King Scholarship program, the release added.

For more information on the RIA Leadership Summit or to register, click here.

Click here to read the complete release.