2019 GEO Report

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OtherKutztown Univesity - Community Outreach CenterJerry Schearer(610) 683-4923Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

Making Blankets for "Uncle Shawns Hugs" - to be delivered to children in need of all types - emotional, financial, at risk, etc.

15200 Kutztown Road
Kutztown, Pennsylvania 19530
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01/21/201909:00 AM04:00 PM20
PhiladelphiaThe Ray of Hope Projectraymond gant(215) 964-7627Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Neighborhood cleanups along with neighbors

1300 Ruan
philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19124
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM25
MontgomeryGermantown AcademyGenie Hill(215) 498-9404Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Creating cards, decorating bags and packing bookbags for Community Partnership School.

340 Morris Rd
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania 19034
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01/21/201911:00 AM03:00 PM260
ChesterKate ColyerKate Colyer(610) 436-3379Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

WCU will engage volunteers to honor Dr. King by making “no-sew” fleece blankets that will benefit children in our region. Through
partnerships with three non-profit organizations (Fleece for Keeps, Chester County Hospital, and Nemours A.I. duPont Hospital for
Children), children will receive a warm, comforting blanket. volunteers will watch a video about Dr. King’s legacy and
representatives from each non-profit agency will highlight the impact these blankets will have in our community.

110 W. Rosedale ave
Sykes Student Union
West Chesster, Pennsylvania 19383
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01/24/201902:30 PM06:00 PM500
DelawareMedia Elementary SchoolKelly Yiadom(610) 574-1460Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

Children in each grade will participate in a service project.

Grade 5- Making Paraclete bracelets

120 E. Front Street
Media, Pennsylvania 19063
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01/18/201909:30 AM03:30 PM100
ChesterKennett Area YMCAKelly Sharp(610) 444-9266Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

The Kennett Area YMCA is proudly partnering with a few local community based organizations for MLK Day. We will have 2 opportunities for the public to get involved. Our first opportunity will be with the Kennett Area Senior Center. Our volunteers will come prepared to roll up their sleeves and dig in to help paint, clean, and reorganize a few work spaces at the center. The second opportunity will be with His Mission Shelter and the Kennett Y will be assembling personal care bags for the shelter.

101 Race Street
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania 19348
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01/21/201909:00 AM03:00 PM20
PhiladelphiaAndrew Jackson Elementary SchoolKimberly Bocelli(215) 407-6157Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Clean up around the school . Projects in classroom requested by teachers. Our staff , volunteers in the community, and students .

1213 S 12th Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147
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01/21/201910:00 AM02:00 PM30
OtherGirl Scouts of Eastern PANATALIE FAROUN(484) 554-0116Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

K through 5th Grils Scouts will be creating cat toys for the local animal shelter.

Polk Valley Rd
Hellertown, Pennsylvania 18055
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01/21/201906:00 PM08:01 PM60
ChesterSt. Paul's Baptist ChurchPD Penn(610) 337-2837Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

The Assemble Kid Snack Packs project allows volunteers to assemble specific foods donated in a food drive for children in after-school programs or for children to take on field trips. Snack Packs are delivered to Chester County Food Bank.

One Hagerty Boulevard
Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19382
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01/21/201908:00 AM02:00 PM20
PhiladelphiaPiney Grove Baptist ChurchRiley Saunders(215) 626-6105Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

CLEAN AND RAKE LEAVES FROM NEIGHBORHOOD

5021 n 17 th st
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141
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01/21/201908:00 AM04:00 PM60
DelawareRadnor Township School DistrictLora Collett(484) 380-3388Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

The PTOs of all 5 schools are providing supplies so that we can complete hands-on service activities: Pediatric Activity Kits/Bryn Mawr Hospital

130 King of Prussia Road
Wayne, Pennsylvania 19087
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM975
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.19/L.08Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Discussion

Commuity discussion and fire prevention material distribution at the School of the Blind.

100 W. School House Ln
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19119
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01/21/201910:11 AM12:00 PM9
PhiladelphiaGesu SchoolAlana Lee(215) 763-3660Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

Gesu School, Saint Joe's Prep H.S.and the Neighborhood Community are Welcomed to Help us Celebrate MLK Day of Service: Gesu's Theme this Year is "Learning to Meet Hate with Love". We will begin our day with a Universal Gathering Remembering Dr. King.

1700 W. Thompson St.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19121
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01/21/201909:00 AM01:00 PM50
CamdenGloucester TownshipOrlando Mercado(856) 261-9513Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Bake chocolate chip cookies, bag them and add a special message for the Cathedral Kitchen.

875 Erial Road
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM30
PhiladelphiaUniversity of the SciencesAmanda Rose(215) 596-8800Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Students from University of the Sciences along with parents of Mitchell Elementary will be assisitng in an indoor cleanup of school facilities, including parent center spaces.

5500 Kingsessing Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19143
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01/21/201901:00 PM03:00 PM150
BucksPoquessing Middle SchoolCarrie Lenahan(215) 809-7498Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

Students will be making cards and breakfast bags for Aid For Friends in Northeast Philadelphia

300 Heights Lane
Feasterville, Pennsylvania 19053
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01/09/201903:00 PM04:00 PM55
ChesterMartin Luther King Jr Commemorative Committee of Chester and VicinityTwyla Simpkins(856) 803-0626Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

Our day will include a book fair.

515 Avenue of the States
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
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01/21/201909:00 AM07:45 PM400
OtherChildren's Museum PittsburghYoon Kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

Read the speeches of Dr. King at the microphone in the "King for a Day" program hosted by The Saturday Light Brigade Radio Show. All ages are invited to take the podium at this annual event.

10 Children's Way
Allegheny Square
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212
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01/15/201911:00 AM03:00 PM150
MontgomeryBethel AcademySondra Butler(215) 370-3461Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

Hands-on service projects and activities.

1301 Hagy’s Ford Rd
Penn Valley, Pennsylvania 19072
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01/21/201909:30 AM01:00 PM10
PhiladelphiaReading Terminal Market CorporationLisa Simeo(215) 922-2317Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Employees of reading Terminal Market will be going to Strawberry Mansion Learning Center. clean and engage with the children.

Dauphin Street and North 30th Street
philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19132
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM6
MontgomeryCradles to CrayonYoon Kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Cradles To Crayons is dedicating the month of January to Martin Luther King, celebrating his legacy of service in the community.

In partnership with local fire stations, first responders, and community centers Cradles to Crayons will hold a collection across the Greater Philadelphia five-county region.

1325 McKean Rd
Ambler, Pennsylvania 19002
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM50
MontgomeryAbington Friends SchoolAndrea Emmons(215) 886-4350Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Blanket Making for Mitzvah Circle

575 Washington Lane
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 19046
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM25
PhiladelphiaStenton Park Advisory CouncilCurtis McAllister(267) 254-7666Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Volunteers are needed from 9am-10am for street clean up

17th W. Courtland Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140
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01/21/201906:30 PM08:00 PM100
PhiladelphiaThe Ray of Hope Projectraymond gant(215) 964-7627Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

Neighborhood cleanups along with neighbors

800 e. allegheny avenue
philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19134
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM25
OtherStockton UniversityVeronica Rowland(609) 652-4256Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Raking, cleaning, digging, yard work, branch clipping, digging. and hauling at the South Jersey Horse Rescue

5745 Pleasant Mill Road
Weekstown, New Jersey 08215
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01/21/201909:00 AM01:00 PM50
MontgomeryGermantown AcademyGenie Hill(215) 498-9404Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Kids will create origami.

340 Morris Rd
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania 19034
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01/21/201911:00 AM03:00 PM200
MontgomeryJarrettown United Methodist ChurchJean Graber(215) 646-4129Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

We will be making no-sew blankets, pillowcases and stuffed teddy bears to be delivered by One House At A Time through their "Beds for Kids" bed delivery program

1460 Limekiln Pike
Dresher, Pennsylvania 19025
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM40
MontgomeryLower Merion School DistrictAmy Buckman(610) 645-1978Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

Students and their families from the Lower Merion School District will participate in a variety of projects, from creating Valentines to Veterans, to Dream Flags, to snack bags for families at the Ronald McDonald House, and more projects TBD. There will be entertainment as well.

Lower Merion High School
315 E. Montgomery Ave.
Ardmore, Pennsylvania 19003
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01/18/201901:00 PM03:00 PM250
PhiladelphiaPennsylvania School for the DeafKaren Leslie-Henry(215) 754-4772Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

ASL video about what MLK means with pictures and ASL, paper recycling for the full school and if time permits they will sweep the Nevil building.
(Jessica Jones)

100 W. School House Lane
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144
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01/18/201908:00 AM01:00 PM254
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Parks and RecreationEric Kurtz(215) 704-5926Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

We will be painting the outdoor bathrooms floors, a wall by our multi-purpose field, and some maintenance to our turf field.

3300 Solly Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19136
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01/21/201909:00 AM01:00 PM5
PhiladelphiaReformation Lutheran ChurchNate Preisinger(716) 392-4672Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

We will be spending the day cleaning and painting the church's educational wing.

1215 E Vernon Rd
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19150
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01/21/201909:00 AM03:00 PM25
PhiladelphiaMother Bethel AME Church YPDJoetta Cryer(856) 296-9881Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Discussion

We would like to invite our surrounding community (Society Hill) to watch the documentary about the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Worker Strike entitled, "At The River I Stand." From there we would like to have a representative from AFSME talk to the group about the role of unions. We would also like to ask attendees to bring donations of school supplies for Nebinger Elementary School which is in our community. Here is a link to the film's IMBd is here https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0230010/

419 South 6th Street
Phildelphia, Pennsylvania 19147
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01/19/201910:00 AM01:00 PM75
PhiladelphiaHoly Family HomeSusan Perti(215) 729-5153Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Discussion

We will be reading to the residents. Minimal supplies needed but would always welcome snacks for the event such as cookies or cakes. Our residents enjoy snacking during presentations. We would enjoy the volunteers taking turns to read about Dr. King.

5300 Chester Ave.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19143
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01/21/201908:00 AM04:00 PM5
DelawarePenn State BrandywineVippy Yee(610) 892-1335Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Penn State Brandywine student organizations will be running various family-friendly service activities. We will be honoring Dr. King's legacy through projects that focus on kindness, inclusion and advocacy. Volunteers will have the opportunity to engage in service opportunities such as organizing toiletry kits for women's shelters.

Penn State Brandywine
25 Yearsley Mill Road
Media, Pennsylvania 19063
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM75
MontgomeryJFCSMelissa Blackson(267) 256-2050Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Volunteers will assist in winterization of client’s homes. They will enter the client’s home and assist with changing light bulbs, air filters, and winterizing windows. There may be other small tasks requested that are needed to ensure clients stay warm. Older Adults

345 Montgomery Ave.
The Barbara and Harvey Brodsky Enrichment Center of JFCS
Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania 19004
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01/18/201910:00 AM02:00 PM205
CamdenGloucester TownshipOrlando Mercado(856) 261-9513Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

Make 800 PB & J Sandwiches and deliver a take home snack for those in need.

875 Erial Road
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM30
OtherThe Heritage Gospel ChoraleAmanda Rose(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Celebration or Concert

Community event/ celebration of Martin Luther King Day, through song and preformance art

101 6th Street
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222
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01/21/201907:00 PM09:00 PM300
PhiladelphiaPhiladelpjia Fire Department - E.64Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Recreation Center cleanup - 6000 Rising Sun Ave.

6000 Rising Sun Ave.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM4
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia fire department - E.72Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Outdoor clean up - 4800 N. Marvine Street

4800 N. Marvine Street
Phladelphia, Pennsylvania 19141
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM5
PhiladelphiaDelaware Division of Historical and Cultural AffairsJim Yurasek(302) 744-5055Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

In commemoration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, guided tours focus on African-American vocalists and Civil Rights activists Paul Robeson and Marian Anderson, accompanied by 78-rpm recordings of those artists played on authentic Victor Talking Machines.

375 S. New St
Dover, Delaware 19904
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01/21/201909:00 AM04:30 PM350
MontgomeryMontgomery County OICYoon Kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Join the Norristown Project for our annual MLK Day of Service activity at Montgomery County OIC. Each year we select a classroom at our facility to be painted. On January 21st, we will paint our community classroom and after-school classroom. Details to be announced as we get closer to January.

This activity is limited to 40 volunteers, please RSVP to sashe@montcooic.org with the number of volunteers you will bring. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

1101 Arch St
norristown, Pennsylvania 19401
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01/21/201909:00 AM01:30 PM100
PhiladelphiaChristian Street YMCAMonique Smaller-Rush(267) 800-4040Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

Spoken word, role play exercises, panel discussion
Middle & high school students
Lunch

1724 Christian St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147
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01/21/201912:00 PM03:00 PM700
BucksCradles to CrayonYoon Kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Cradles To Crayons is dedicating the month of January to Martin Luther King, celebrating his legacy of service in the community.

In partnership with local fire stations, first responders, and community centers Cradles to Crayons will hold a collection across the Greater Philadelphia five-county region.

4900 St. Rd
Trevose, Pennsylvania 19053
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM35
PhiladelphiaGeneral Philip Kearny SchoolSabrina Scott-Feggins(215) 400-7590Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Volunteers will be working to paint the third floor and upgrade decor in the student restrooms

601 Fairmount Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19123
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01/21/201909:00 AM02:00 PM25
MontgomeryAbington Friends SchoolAndrea Emmons(215) 886-4350Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Hot Chocolate Cups/ Breathing Room Foundation assemble cups for families while waiting at the hospital/Dr.’s office

575 Washington Lane
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 19046
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01/26/201909:00 AM12:00 PM35
MontgomeryCheltenham School DistrictJen Mosher(215) 881-6331Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

Students, family members, and staff will be making flashcards for incoming kindergarten families.

500 Rices Mill Road
Wyncote, Pennsylvania 19095
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM100
BucksCrsdMichael Fiore(215) 944-1178Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

The students will sort donations of food, winter clothing, hygiene kits, money, baby items and other supplies to be donated to the Bucks County Housing group, Wrightstown food cupboard, Child Home and Community assoc., Our County Code blue organization, and our County homeless shelter run by the Family service assoc. We will also be making care packages for Veterans in collaboration with the Travis Manion foundation.

2002 Rock Way
Holland, Pennsylvania 18966
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01/21/201909:00 AM11:00 AM270
BucksUnited Friends SchoolNancy Donnelly(215) 538-1733Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

Students from 3-8th grades will go into the community for service. We will go work with Head Start, and Volunteers of America in Allentown.

1018 W Broad Street
Quakertown, Pennsylvania 18951
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01/19/201909:00 AM02:00 PM10
BucksSchool Lane Charter SchoolVictoria Fairburn(215) 820-9503Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

School Lane's Charter School's 6th grade Ambassadors will be assembling self-care bags to be distributed among the homeless community. Ambassador director, Victoria Fairburn and other staff members will oversee the assembly.

Victoria Fairburn/ School Lane Charter School
2400 Bristol Pike
Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020
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01/21/201908:00 AM12:00 PM35
PhiladelphiaPennsylvania School for the DeafKaren Leslie-Henry(215) 754-4772Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Ongoing monthly project, collecting old batteries and other hazardous waste to be dropped off at a recycling plant

100 W. School House Lane
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144
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01/18/201908:00 AM01:00 AM200
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