Registration open for MLK Day of Service

Posted on

Students, faculty and staff members can register to participate in the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, set for January 21 at work sites in Grand Rapids and Allendale.

Volunteers will meet at 9 a.m. on January 21 in the Kirkhof Center for a brief orientation before taking arranged transportation to work sites. Day of Service activities are coordinated by the Community Service Learning Center with support from Grand Valley's MLK Executive Planning Committee.

There is room for 100 volunteers; click here to register. Participants will receive lunch, transportation and a T-shirt; they will be transported back to the Kirkhof Center around 3 p.m.

The volunteer day will honor King and Gloria Richardson, a civil rights activist. Questions can be directed to the CSLC at (616) 331-2468.