|What is the MLK Day of Service?Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?'” Each year, Americans across the country answer that question by coming together on the King Holiday to serve their neighbors and community at-large.
Martin Luther King Day Of Service—A Day On, Not Off!!
The MLKCC will join Broward College to implement its Day of Service Project for 2017. This project, which will be one of the many activities sponsored by MLKCC, will focus on improving the exterior and interior of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Montessori Academy located at 591 NW 31st Avenue, Lauderhill, FL.
December 21, 2016
The project will include painting individual tiles (3″ x 3″) which will be permanently placed on one of the inside walls of the building. Students from the school and their parents will be participating as well as various volunteers from the community, including you.
The tile project will take place on Wednesday, December 21st from 3:00pm to 6:00pm. All materials will be provided and refreshments will be served.
January 7, 2017
The second part of the project will be refurbishing the exterior portion of the building around the monument of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with sod, trees, shrubbery and mulch. All materials will be provided, we’re just asking you to show up and be ready to work. This project will take place on Saturday, January 7th, from 8:00am to 1:00pm. Refreshments will be served.
January 14, 2017
The final portion of the project will be the unveiling of the newly installed bust of Dr. King, Jr. on the erected monument. The ceremony will begin at 9:00am on Saturday, January 14, 2017.