Service Projects in the Pike District on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Service Projects in the Pike District on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Montgomery County will host its annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service on January 18, 2016.  During this Day of Service they have over 3,000 volunteers who come out to participate in community service projects that help individuals, children, families in the county, as well as international organizations serving those in need.  The main project site is in the Pike District.
MAIN EVENT: Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, Monday, January 18, 1 to 3 p.m.
5701 Marinelli Road, North Bethesda
  • Hunger Free Zone /“100K in a Day” project: Participants will help package 100,000 meals for area food banks and assemble snow day boxes for Meals on Wheels.
  • Additional Service Projects: More than 40 activities benefiting more than 40 non-profit organizations in the County.
  • Volunteer Fair: More than 35 nonprofits will have representatives on hand to discuss their organizations’ missions and volunteer opportunities.
  • iDream iPledge: KID Museum will offer youth an opportunity to discuss Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Dream and develop their own dreams to load into the Dream Machine.
Here are some photos from last  year’s service project.
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Amy Ginsburg

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