Students will do community service for MLK Day
Wednesday, January 13, 2010
For immediate release – 1/12/10
Contact: Lindsay Kent, JACCE, 815-394-4382
Students at Rockford College will honor the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on MLK Day, January 18, by performing community service work.
The effort is part of a nationwide "Day of Service” sponsored by the Corporation for National & Community Service. Volunteers will be at the following locations:
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.: Rockford Rescue Mission, 715 W. State St.
At least five volunteers
Noon – 4 p.m.: N-factor, 220 S. Madison St.
Talking with high school students about going to college
3 p.m. – 6 p.m.: Goodwill Store, 4618 E. State St.
MLK Day activities are sponsored by the college’s Jane Addams Center for Civic Engagement. To see more on the Day of Service, see http://www.mlkday.gov/.
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