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When: January 15, 2018
Where: United States

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Site MLK Day Point Person Is City Year hosting? If not City Year, who is hosting? Name of Event Website Specific Service Locations Type of Service Activities Time of Event Other Partners Involved # Volunteers Expected
Baton Rouge Lori Halvorson Yes NA MLK Day of Service Melrose Elementary Beautification/building 8 am - 12 pm Arts Council of Baton Rouge, donors, champions 200
Boston Mollie Puskar, Colleen Flynn Yes MLK Jr. Day of Service 2018 City Year HQ Volunteers will create incentive items, planners, supply kits, standardized testing goodie bags, mosaics, murals and more for five Boston Public Schools 9am-3pm N/A 300-350
Chicago Sam Sadlier Yes n/a MLK Day of Service 2018 Gale Community Academy Murals, wall painting, white board painting, construction,kit packing, community resource fair 8:30a-1:30p Chicago Cubs, TBD 1,000
Cleveland Michelle Carver Yes N/A MLK Day of Service 2018 Glenville Recreation Center (TBD) Volunteers will create and put together various items from different non-profit organizations such as: bookmarks, literacy kits, etc. Participating children will receive a book at the end of the day. 10:30am-2:30pm City of Cleveland, various non-profits 125-150
Columbia Dyrell Clark, Valencia Johnson n/a- joint AmeriCorps effort All South Carolina State Commision Programs MLK Day of Service -SC 2018 Mission Lake Trail work, potential shelter/ campsite building, and a festival with fishing, food, and face painting . Any community volunteers would be involved AND The Boy Scouts Of America 8 AM to 5 PM SBP, Boy Scouts of America, palmetto conservation, South Carolina Campus Compact(VISTA) 200-300
Columbus Taylor Trejo No City of Columbus, Northern Lights Library, Huckleberry House, Art Outside the Lines MLK Day of Service East High School, Northern Lights Library,Huckleberry House, Art Outside the Lines, Education booth, MLK mural;Homework help, Reading buddies,light cleaning, sorting donations, painting; setting up store, creating a front window display Different times for different volunteer locations. 3 Hour Events City of Columbus Community Relations Commission, Northern Lights Library, Huckleberry House, Art Outside the Lines 60-80
Dallas Ruthie Umberger Yes N/A MLK Day of Service 2018 N/A Targeted MLK Recreation Center; Working with Dallas Parks and Rec department Physical service project, volunteer activites and facilitated social justice coversations 8AM - 5PM City of Dallas, Parks and Rec department, Urban Planning Committee; National Service Alliance, DFW Education Collaborative, Celanese, CFT for Business, Mimecast 100-150
Denver Guy Pasquino No Habitat for Humanity MLK Day of Service 1. Habitat ReStore (Denver)
2. Denver Habitat site
3. Wheatridge, CO site
4.Littleton OR Aurora, CO Store
Home building& organziing building supplies 8am to 1 85 represents corps and staff
Detroit Michallene Thacker-Mann Yes MLK Day of Service Osborn Neighborhood (school site to be determined) Hygiene kits assembly; social justice movie screeening and discussion 8am to 1pm Pistons
Osborn Neighborhood Alliance
Detroit Public Schools Community District
100 (includes corps and staff)
Jacksonville Laura Crosby Yes n/a MLK Day of Service Northwestern Middle School Murals, landscape, organization of book room/teacher resource space 8:00 am - 12:00 pm United Way, Wells Fargo, Ally Financial, CSX, Sea Best, 200
Kansas City Alyssa Kozak Yes MLK Day of Service Northeast High School Murals, board painting 8:15am-2:00pm N/A 300
Little Rock JaCarlos Sheppard Yes MLK Day of Serive Jericho Way Center We will be partnering with the Clinton Foundation to do some re-painting/picture hanging at our city's local homeless day shelter/cafeteria. It's called Jericho Way Center. We may be also doing some planting. Not sure, mid-day Clinton Foundation Not sure yet
Los Angeles Bernadette Morales Yes MLK Day of Service Fremont High School Murals, gardening 9:00am -1:00pm Disney 770
Memphis Robyn Ford & Catherine Cushinberry No We are partnering with Starbucks at the National Civil Rights Museum MLK Day of Service National Civil Rights Museum Supporting the National Civil Rights Museum tours and event that day We will work two shifts, not sure of the time yet. N/A TBD
Miami John M. Ortega Yes N/A MLK Jr. Day of Service 2018 Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School: 1801 NW 1st Pl, Miami, FL 33136 Beautification Project: murals, painting, mulching, planting, painting, light building. 8:00am - 1:00pm Florida International University 600
Milwaukee Betsy Mitchell Yes MLK Day of Service South Division High School Mural 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. YMCA of Greater Milwaukee 450
New Hampshire Jen Little / Mark Fickle Yes In partnership with SNHU and YWCA New Hampshire Building Our Beloved Community YWCA New Hampshire, City Year New Hampshire Diversity and Volunteer Fair, Diversity Workshops, Community Art Project, Service Fair and Projects (bookmarks, attendance sign boards, blanket making) 9 am - 12 pm YWCA New Hampshire, SNHU, The Currier Museum, Volunteer New Hampshire, Granite United Way, New Hampshire Food Bank 350
New Orleans Colleen Trowbridge Yes --- CYNola's MLK Day of Service ARISE Academy, KIPPRenaissance High School, Surrounding Neighborhood Painting fences/murals, courtyard beautification, planting trees, neighborhood clean-up, library organization 8:00 am - 12:00 pm Nola Tree Project, ARISE, KIPP, and others as we get closer to the event 250
New York Nakia Alston-Hendrickson and Brock Monroe Yes N/A MLK Day of Service N/A PS/IS 171 Painting murals, light construction and pack and sort 9AM - 1 PM N/A 800
Orlando Regina O'Hara No Wells Fargo Plant Seedlings for Civil Rights n/a Trotter's Park Beautification project: mulching, planting, painting, and trash pick up. 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Wells Fargo partners 150
Philadelphia John Coates Yes -------------- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Frankford High School Beautification project, painting murals 8:15am-2:00pm Majority local Team and Program sponsors volunteering among other groups, event sponsors still TBD. 950
Providence Christina Cotto Yes Exploring Race, Racism and Racial Equality N/A TBD No physical service,will include activities and facilitated discussion about race N/A TBD
Sacramento Symia Stigler No, Yes MLK 365, City w/ Kaiser MLK 365, MLK Service Day Fern Bacon Middle School helping with the march and activities at the convention center; school beautification projects TBD MLK 365, Kaiser TBD
San Antonio Brittany Edwards Yes n/a MLK Day of Service LINK TBD Murals, campus beautification TBD N/A TBD
San Jose / Silicon Valley Anthony Rodriguez Yes - MLK Day of Service Mt. Pleasant High School Beautification projects: murals, construction, community garden creation 8:30am-3:30pm CYSJ Team Sponsors (Microsoft, SAP), Reading Partners 400
Seattle Aaron Carr Yes MLK Day of Serive Van Asselt Elementary Beautification Projects, Social Justice talks, 8:00am- 2:00pm UW multicultural associations, Board members, 7Gen Board members, Ostara, and more TDB 150-200
Tulsa Hollis McAllister Yes MLK Day of Service Hale High School Beautification/building 9am-1pm Cox Communications, Asemio, Hale High School Community, Tulsa Public Schools, and more still confirming 200
Washington DC Katie Swinton Yes MLK Day of Service Please contact; event is at capacity with volunteers Friendship Armstrong; KIPP Shaw Campus; Walker Jones Murals, light construction, canvas painting 8am-1pm Deloitte, United Way, Pepco, TD Bank and more tbd 1200