MLK Jr Service Day 2018

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Join us for this national day of service on January 15 from 9am to noon, honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

On this day, Americans of every age and background celebrate Dr. King through service projects that reflect the basic tenets of his life’s work: eradicating hunger and poverty, ensuring education and safe housing for everyone, and empowering people to make a positive difference in their own community. Learn more here.


The following project sites are available for online registration:
Groups of 10 or more, pleases contact our office. Volunteers under the age of 16 MUST be accompanied by an adult.

Project Site

Register Now

Meigs Literacy Fair & Read-A-Thon
(recommended for all ages) 

Dress as a favorite book character and come read out loud!

Second Harvest
(recommended for ages 8+) 

Help sort food and pack pantry boxes for neighbors in need.

Thomasville Landmarks (recommended for ages 13+)

Help improve a historic home.

Registration Information To Come.

Book Drive
(recommended for all ages) 

Donate a new (or VERY gently used – no writing or noticeable rips, bends, etc.) book that kids pre-school to high-school would love to read. Each book = 1 hour community service (limit 3).

Bring to our office at 120 East Monroe Street (we are usually here between 9am – 4pm, call first 226-5200) or drop off at The Bookshelf or Rayann’s Christian Bookstore downtown by 1/11.

Manna Drop
(recommended for ages 8+) 

Help distribute food to neighbors in need.