Want to Know More About Our MLK Jr. Day of Service?
Volunteers of all ages and abilities looking to make a difference in our community — and have fun while doing it!
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, an annual community service event to benefit local nonprofits, sponsored by The Volunteer Center, The Kindness Connection and the Winnetka Community House.
Monday, January 15, 2018 from 1pm-4pm.
Winnetka Community House, 620 Lincoln Avenue, Winnetka
In honor of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and in celebration of his message of tolerance, diversity and service, volunteers of all ages and abilities participated in service projects to benefit ten local nonprofits and the people in need that they serve. The afternoon also provided a forum for polite, public discussion of civil liberties and service to mankind.
2018 MLK Jr. Day of Service Volunteer Activities and Beneficiary Nonprofits
|Activity||Beneficiary Nonprofit s|
|Create Valentines Cards for Veterans||Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center
Hines VA Hospital
|Woven Paper Placemats||Meals At Home|
|Make Animal Cards||Pediatric Units of Local Hospitals|
|Make Beaded Bracelets||Luggage for Freedom (women and children in domestic shelters)|
|Assemble No-Sew Blankets||Night Ministry
Refugee and Immigrant Organizations
|Make Pet Toys||Orphans of the Storm|
|Make Fleece Scarves||Various Homeless Shelters
Various Refugee and Immigrant Organizations
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Or call The Volunteer Center at 847-441-7665