MLK Day of Jr. Annual Day of Service
Organizations and Volunteers Across the Country will participate in a National Day of Service on January 21, 2013
Organizations will plan a day of service that will leverage the strength of local citizens to help tackle local problems and advance King’s dream of opportunity for all. Volunteers in [CITY] will join hundreds of thousand of Americans who are participating in MLK Day of Service projects in all fifty states. This national day of service honors Dr. King’s legacy and commitment to transforming our nation through service to others. This milestone is a perfect opportunity for Americans to help advance economic opportunity and take action to solve problems in their communities.
The Corporation for National and Community Service leads the annual MLK Day of Service, working with the King Center in Atlanta and thousands of nonprofit groups, faith-based organizations, and schools and businesses nationwide. For further information about MLK Day of Service and what’s taking place across the country, visit MLKDay.gov.
The Corporation for National and Community Service is a federal agency that engages more than five million Americans in service each year through its core programs, Senior Corps, AmeriCorps, and Learn and Serve America, and leads President Obama’s national call to service initiative, United We Serve. Visit NationalService.gov for more information.