MLK Day of Service

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Hopedale Unitarian Parish is a part of a coalition of faith communities and schools that organize the Hopedale community’s participation in the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service, a project of the Corporation for National and Community Service. Volunteers are matched up with non-profit, educational, and governmental organizations and spend the afternoon helping with various projects that help those groups better serve the community. Following our service we gather for a community meal and then a ceremony where we recognize a member (or organization) in the community with an annual Power of One Award for their extraordinary contribution in the area of community improvement or social justice during the past 5 years.

Join us in making the MLK Holiday a “Day On” not a “Day Off.”

 

MLK Day of Service, Monday, January 18,  2016

This year we gather at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hopedale for check-in and registration at 2 pm. We will be off to volunteer  from 2:30-4:30 pm in and around the Hopedale/Milford area. The day will conclude with a community supper at Sacred Heart at 5 pm, followed by the presentation of the annual POWER of ONE award at 6 pm in the Sacred Heart sanctuary.

To Volunteer, as an individuals or a group, click here for printable and online registration forms.

To submit a work project or request volunteers, click here for printable and online project request forms.

To nominate an individual or organization for the Power of One Award, click here for printable and online nomination forms.