MLK Day of Service

Monday, January 21st

Registration Opens December 20th!

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?'”
– Martin Luther King Jr.

Join JVC in a national day of service that transforms Dr. King’s life and teaching into community action and brings people together.

MLK Day Projects include:

  • JVC MLK Day Signature Project
    • Join the entire Baltimore community for an event that includes hands-on volunteer projects as well as age appropriate opportunities to learn about issue areas affecting our community.
  • Repair the World MLK Day Event
    • Join Repair the World Baltimore, Black Yield Institute, and Creative Alliance as we screen the Baltimore-based documentary, Baltimore Strange Fruit. We will have a panel discussion featuring the creator and director, Eric Jackson, as well as completing an indirect service project that will benefit Cherry Hill Urban Garden. Come discuss the state of food sovereignty and food apartheid here in the Baltimore community.
  • Volunteer with Living Classrooms for their Game Changers Initiative
  • Serve a meal at Helping Up Mission and Weinberg Housing Resource Center
  • Participate in beautification projects with Higher Achievement and the 6th Branch
  • Help organize sports equipment at Leveling the Playing Field, and much more!

 

 

Thank you to our 2019 MLK Day of Service Sponsors and Partners!