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73West Chester UniversityTraining/Workshop 01/21/2016

No Sew- Project Session 1: 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Volunteers will work together to create no-sew fleece blankets for children that are hospitalized or in foster care. Representatives from Chester County Hospital's NICU, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, and Fleece for Keeps will be in attendance to speak about the importance of the volunteers' efforts and to accept the blankets. ***PLEASE NOTE THIS PROJECT IS ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 21, 2016.

West Chester University's Office of Service-Learning and Volunteer Programs02:30 PM04:00 PMChester193830YesYes
78West Chester UniversityNo-Sew Blanket Making Project 01/21/2016

No-Sew Project Session 2: Volunteers will work together to create no-sew fleece blankets for children that are hospitalized or in foster care. Representatives from Chester County Hospital's NICU, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, and Fleece for Keeps will be in attendance to speak about the importance of the volunteers' efforts and to accept the blankets.

West Chester University's Office of Service-Learning and Volunteer Programs04:30 PM06:00 PMChester193830YesYes
94North 5th Street Revitalization ProjectOutdoor Cleanup 01/18/2016

Volunteers will cleanup and canvass the commercial corridor.

North 5th Street Revitalization Project10:00 AM12:00 PMPhiladelphia: Olney/Oak Lane0YesNo
97Heavenly Hall Day Learning centerIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.15/16/01 01/18/2016

Volunteers will help clean, paint, and organize the classrooms at Heavenly Hall Day Learning Center.

Heavenly Hall Day Learning Center08:00 AM05:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0YesYes
100JRA WarehouseFood Packaging or Meal Service01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Volunteers are needed to help deliver food to struggling families in the Greater Philadelphia area. Delivery is always our greatest need and is done using one’s own vehicle over a small geographic area. If you would like to volunteer on Monday instead of Sunday, it would be to deliver food only. This volunteer opportunity is great for people of all ages and abilities. Times are flexible! Groups welcome! Community service forms are available!

JRA10:00 AM01:00 PMPhiladelphia: Far Northeast191540YesYes
103Martin Luther King High SchoolIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016

On behalf of MLK Day of Service our king day project will take place on January 18, 2016 and our plans will be to paint, clean up and beautify our school at Martin L. King High School and all doors throughout the school. There will be students there completing their community services hours as well. The idea is to give the students a brighter feeling about the school by covering over the institutional grey doors

Promise Academy@ Martin L. King High School09:00 AM04:00 PMPhiladelphia: Germantown/Chestnut Hill0YesYes
112Bristol Community PartnershipInformation Distribution 01/18/2016

Volunteers from area churches, organizations, and individuals join together to go house to house to distribute invitations to the Bristol Borough Community to participate in the Souper Bowl of Caring Food Drive. Invitations are passed out on MLK Day of Service and then the Food Drive will take place on SuperBowl Sunday (Feb 7).

Bristol Community Partnership09:30 AM01:00 PMBucks0YesNo
130Mount Olivet VillageCommunity Celebration or Concert01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016

People will gather together to participate is a host of community activities, including: a mock voter registration drive, resource fair, disaster preparedness workshop, crime prevention workshop, and educational and children's activities.

Lucien E. Blackwell/Marshall Sheperd Resident Council10:00 AM03:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191040YesYes
140Heavenly Hall Day Learning CenterIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Volunteers will make and use arts and crafts to decorate classrooms.

Heavenly Hall Day Learning Center06:00 AM05:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0YesYes
154Won Community Service CenterOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016 01/18/2016

The Won Community Service Center is proud to participate in the 21st Martin Luther King Day of Service. WCSC is a non-profit organization with the mission to nurture and empower those who are impoverished. During the Martin Luther King Day of Service, volunteer children and adults will perform an outdoor cleanup.

Won Community Services Center09:00 AM01:00 PMMontgomery0YesNo
158Wesley Enhanced LivingChildren & Youth01/18/2016

This will be an intergenerational program. Families will join together with the residents of Halcyon Enhanced Living to create flower arrangements.

Jewish Learning Venture10:30 AM12:00 PMDelaware County, PA190630YesYes
160Kids in Need, Recovered Addicts CenterOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016

We will be planting shrubbery and cleaning lots, Southwest CDC will participate

Kids In Need, Recovered addicts, Inc.09:00 AM03:00 PMPhiladelphia: Southwest Philadelphia191430YesYes
164Heavenly Hall Day Care Learning CenterDonation Opportunity 10/30/2015 01/18/2016

This volunteer opportunity is for those interested in dropping off donations in honor of the MLK Day of Service. We will be collecting donations from 10/30 until 1/18. We are collecting donations for the classrooms. The materials we need must be interesting to students, sturdy age-appropriate, offer variety and choice: Infant room- Furnishings (5)Small cribs, (2)infant swings,(1) rocking chair, (2) walkers, infant seats for feeding multiple infants, walk-up changing table, room divider/activity center, small area

Heaven Hall Day Care Learning Center06:00 AM06:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0YesYes
165Why Not Prosper, IncSorting Donation Opportunity01/18/2016

We will be sorting 20 bags of clothes and makeup to be put in appropriately labeled bags according to size.

Why Not Prosper08:30 AM02:30 PMPhiladelphia: Germantown/Chestnut Hill0NoYes
169Lingelbach Elementary SchoolIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Cleaning, painting, organizing an elementary school. Students, staff, caregivers and community members will be participating in this project.

Lingelbach HSA09:00 AM12:00 PMPhiladelphia: Germantown/Chestnut Hill0YesYes
197Outside CleanupOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Outside clean up, trash removal, graffiti removal

Cherashore Advisory Council10:00 AM02:30 PMPhiladelphia: Olney/Oak Lane191440YesYes
198Indoor cleanup/painting/etcIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

Kitchen clean up, painting, bathroom cleaning, sweeping, and mopping, organizing closets and shelves

Cherashore Advisory Council10:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Olney/Oak Lane191410NoNo
202Burlington County Library - Westampton, NJInformation Distribution01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Volunteer Center of Burlington County 10th Annual MLK Day Challenge Monday, January 18, 2016 Burlington County residents of all ages are invited to stop by the Burlington County Library (BCL) - Main Branch – 5 Pioneer Blvd., Westampton, NJ between the hours of 11 am and 3 pm to participate in the following service activities: - Food Collection for the Twin Oaks Food Pantry - Mount Holly serving Burlington County residents accepts food donations which

Volunteer Center of Burlington County11:00 AM03:00 PMBurlington County, NJ080880YesYes
220SHARE Food ProgramFood Packaging or Meal Service01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016

SHARE is a bustling warehouse moving thousands of pounds of food a month. The volume of distribution that occurs at SHARE is made possible by the groups of volunteers that attend each day to help commit their time and energy. As a volunteer you will have the opportunity to any number of activities. Packing food items into the appropriate orders to be shipped to soup kitchens, cupboards and host sites. This work requires some lifting

SHARE Food Program09:00 AM04:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower North Philadelphia0YesYes
2212000 Block of N. Etting StreetOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia191210YesNo
222Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast191240YesNo
223Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast191240YesNo
224Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia191320YesNo
225Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
229Har Zion TempleEducational Activity01/18/2016

Two staff members from ADL will be there facilitating the program: ADL Program:   ADL Honors the Legacy of Dr. King: Building the “Beloved Community” Trigger clips and discussion of stereotypes and identity.

Har Zion Temple12:30 PM01:30 PMMontgomery190720NoYes
237Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
238Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia191400YesNo
239Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia191400YesNo
240Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast191240
241Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia191510YesNo
242Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia191200YesNo
243Har Zion TempleCommunity Celebration or Concert01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Cooking and packaging meals and making soup for seniors and the ill.

Har Zion Temple01:30 PM04:00 AMMontgomery190720YesNo
250Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
251Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
252Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
253Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
254Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
255Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
256Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast191240YesNo
257Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
258Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast191240YesNo
259Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia191320YesNo
260Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
261Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
262Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia191400YesNo
263Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia191330YesNo
279CSFP Info Distribution - MLK DayInformation Distribution01/16/2016 01/16/2016

CSFP will host a service project on January 16 to help make Philadelphia families aware of our open scholarship application season. Volunteers from CSFP including the Parent Network, Young Friends and others will canvas Philadelphia neighborhoods and distribute CSFP scholarship applications and information to local businesses and organizations.

Children's Scholarship Fund Philadelphia09:15 AM01:00 PMPhiladelphia: Center City0NoYes
290Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower North Philadelphia191200YesNo
291Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
293Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
294Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: South Philadelphia191460Yes
295Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Germantown/Chestnut Hill191380YesNo
296Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia191530YesNo
297Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
298Hissey PlaygroundOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
299Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
300Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
301Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
302Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington191340YesNo
303Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast191240YesNo
305Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast191240YesNo
306Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Community engagement through neighborhood cleanups.

The Ray of Hope Project09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast191240YesNo
309Friends AssociationIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Friends Association will host volunteers in cleaning the Emergency Family Shelter from top to bottom!

Friends Association10:00 AM04:00 PMChester0YesNo
325Color Book GalleryDonation Opportunity01/18/2016

We will be collecting school supplies to donate to our neighborhood schools: Lingelbach, Roosevelt and Emlen Elementary Schools (all up to K-7). Bring anything that a teachers can use. Some items to consider are: Hand wipes and disinfectant wipes, Glue sticks, Highlighters, Dry erase markers, Facial tissues, Sticky notes, Paper towels, #2 Pencils, student scissors, Hand Sanitizer, Glass Cleaner, White Board cleaner, color paper. Any specific school-requested items or tasks will be listed on our

6300 Germantown Avenue Business Alliance10:00 AM03:00 PMPhiladelphia: Germantown/Chestnut Hill0YesNo
334The Tom and Adrienne Jacoby Book BankEducational Activity01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Recording books on tape. Philadelphia READS will exclusively be hosting this volunteerism opportunity and expecting several partners such as various fraternal/sorority organization, law firms and business/organizations as well as individuals and their families. We will be recording books for youth, families and teachers in addition to sorting/labeling donations for the same population.

Philadelphia READS10:00 AM12:00 PMPhiladelphia: Olney/Oak Lane, Germantown/Chestnut Hill191380YesYes
337Har Zion TempleChildren & Youth01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Sorting and Packaging of donating items for --Veterans Multiservice Center, Nationalities Service Center & HIAS (serving new immigrants), Philly Reads, Lion's Club, Philadelphia Health Center District 4, Francisvale no-kill animal shelter

Har Zion Temple12:30 PM02:00 PMMontgomery190720NoYes
338Har Zion TempleAdvocacy Event01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Volunteers donate blood

Har Zion Temple12:30 PM06:30 PMMontgomery190720NoYes
339Har Zion TempleCraft making for senior centers01/18/2016

Making craft items for senior center and nursing home residents.

Har Zion Temple12:30 PM04:00 PMMontgomery190720YesYes
340Har Zion TempleAdvocacy Event01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Volunteers will write personal letters to United States soldiers and/or to soldiers in the Israeli Army. Veterans will be present to talk with and to answer questions and to share their army experience.

Har Zion Temple12:30 PM04:00 PMMontgomery190720YesYes
341The Tom and Adrienne Jacoby Book BankEducational Activity01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Project 2: Labeling and Sorting Book Donations Philadelphia READS will exclusively be hosting this volunteerism opportunity and expecting several partners such as various fraternal/sorority organization, law firms and business/organizations as well as individuals and their families. We will be recording books for youth, families and teachers in addition to sorting/labeling donations for the same population.

Philadelphia READS10:00 AM12:00 PMPhiladelphia: Olney/Oak Lane, Germantown/Chestnut Hill191380YesYes
343Har Zion TempleKnitting and sewing blankets for veterans/shelters/hospitals01/18/2016

Volunteers knit or learn to knit squares that are sewn together to be made into blankets.

Har Zion Temple12:30 PM04:00 PMMontgomery190720NoYes
344Har Zion Templefilling snack bags01/18/2016

Filling snack bags with fruits and nuts for seniors.

Har Zion Temple12:30 PM04:00 PMMontgomery190720YesYes
355piney groveOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Cleaning and raking leaves from the Logan Elementary School. Painting fences.

Piney Grove Baptist Church08:30 AM02:30 PMPhiladelphia: Olney/Oak Lane0YesYes
361Lehigh Pavilion Community North PhillyOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Volunteers will complete a service project cleaning up the community. We will partner with local organizations.

PRO-ACT10:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia0YesYes
373Har Zion Temple01/18/2016

Childrens' Carnival for preschoolers - 9 year olds. Donation for charity - $5.00 per child Volunteers will be helping at the Children's Carnival - moon bounce, face painting, games, cotton candy, etc.

Har Zion Temple02:00 PM04:00 PMMontgomery190720YesYes
377Kingdom Life Christian CenterIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

Youth will be volunteering in local businesses near the church for career education

Kingdom Life Christian Center09:00 AM01:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast0YesYes
399Point Grays South ProjectOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

We will identify locations that need to be cleaned and coordinate a clean up effort with the Police Department and other volunteers.

Neighbors in Action09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: South Philadelphia191460YesYes
402Hats For Hopemaking Hats/mittens for people in need01/18/2016

Knit or crochet a fun way to serve on MLK Day : ) Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 at Congregation Beth Israel, 542 S New Middletown Rd, Media, PA 19063. For anyone who can knit or crochet (or who would like to learn), come join us at BI from 1PM to 3PM on MLK Day to make hats or gloves/ mittens to be donated to local individuals or groups in need from Delaware County. Easy patterns

Congregation Beth Israel01:00 PM03:00 PMDelaware County, PA190630YesYes
415Outley HouseOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

We want to have a outdoor cleanup day of the grounds and parking lot. We are hoping church groups will join us with this project. We need racks, trash bags, gloves, etc.

Self, Inc.; Outley House09:00 AM12:00 PMPhiladelphia: Southwest Philadelphia0YesNo
424United Friends SchoolDonation Opportunity 01/11/2016 01/25/2016

United Friends School will be hosting a food collection drive. All items will be donated to the Quakertown Food Pantry. All donations will be accepted at United Friends School from 1/11 to 1/25 between the hours of 8:30am and 3:00pm. Here is a list of items that the Quakertown Food Pantry suggests for donations: Canned Goods: Vegetables, Fruits, Soups, Broths, Spaghetti Sauce, etc. Canned Meats: Tuna, Chicken, Spam, etc. Boxed/Bagged Foods: Instant Potatoes, Rice, Noodles,

United Friends School08:30 AM03:00 PMBucks0
454Tabernacle Baptist ChurchFood Packaging or Meal Service01/18/2016

Various youth groups within the HYPE ministry will collect and package food for food pantry.

Tabernacle Baptist Church09:30 AM12:30 PMBurlington County, NJ0YesYes
460Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Sweep and rake the grounds and inside the building, and general cleanup.

Starr Garden09:00 AM05:00 PMPhiladelphia: Center City0YesYes
461Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Clean Up Facility and Northwood Park

Simpson Recreation Center10:00 AM01:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast0YesYes
462Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

Cleanup Facility and Northwood Park

Simpson Recreation Center10:00 AM01:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast0YesYes
490Penrose Elementary SchoolEducational Activity01/18/2016

The Penrose Elementary School will be restarting its annual Dr. Martin Luther King JR birthday celebration. The program will include an opening ceremony with a pastor during which students will light candles.

Penrose Elementary School10:00 AM12:30 PMPhiladelphia: Southwest Philadelphia0YesYes
492MLK Community Program and MealCommunity Celebration or Concert01/18/2016

SisterHood Incorporated sponsor every year for the community an MLK Celebration Program along with a Spaghetti Dinner following the program. Volunteers come from all over to help organize and cleanup our Center, which include the donation room, pantry, apartments and offices. Volunteers will also be helping to service the community a hot Spaghetti meal. 120Vanguard has supported this program for years along with churches, police and government officials in the Burlington City, Burlington Township Area.

SisterHood Incorporated10:00 AM03:00 PMBurlington County, NJ0YesYes
502Lincoln Charter School, York, PADonation Opportunity01/18/2016

Mayor C. Kim Bracey will hold her annual MLK America's Sunday Supper event, in collaboration with Lincoln Charter School & Education for Children & Youth Experiencing Homelessness. Volunteers will provide a donated items to assist Education for Children & Youth Experiencing Homelessness, in their daily job assisting the needs of homeless students in the community. We are asking volunteers to drop off donations including deodorant, shampoo, toothpaste, toothbrushes, mouthwash, and shower gel. Volunteers who sign

City of York, PA ­ Mayor C. Kim Bracey04:00 PM07:00 PMOther County (please specify below)174010YesYes
512WissahickonOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Trash pickup in Wissahickon

Pilgrim Church10:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Roxborough/Manayunk0YesYes
519Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Clean up project for recreational center and surrounding area from 52nd and Haverfordave to Wyalusing Ave.

West Millcreek Recreational Center09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0YesYes
520Highland Regional High SchoolDonation Opportunity01/01/2016

Highland’s History Club and select faculty will be collecting (December-January), sorting, boxing, and delivering items (January 18th) from the list below for the MLK Day of Service. To a Women’s Shelter in Blackwood, NJ We are asking volunteers to drop off donations (see the list below) anytime from Dec 1st to January 18th. Requesting 20 volunteers to donate: • New clothing (women, boys & girls) • Gently used coats. (women, boys & girls) • diapers

Highland Regional High School07:25 AM03:25 PMCamden County, NJ0YesYes
569Mt. Calvary Baptist ChurchCommunity Celebration or Concert01/18/2016

We will host a lunch for our community's veterans, homeless, and members of the church. This a chance to bring everyone together to serve one another. For more information about volunteering, please contact Donna Bostic at (215) 814-2608.

Mt. Calvary Baptist Church12:00 PM03:00 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia0
625Mount Holly, NJDonation Opportunity01/18/2016

We will be collecting toys, new and gently used, for the Virtua CHOP hospital in Mount Holly. We will also be creating hand made cards for the senior community within the Virtua system. We are expecting a representative from Virtua CHOP, local school faculty and students, Superintendent of Mount Holly Schools and possibly partnering with Rowan College out of Burlington County College. The local police and fire departments may also attend to support the event,

Mount Holly NJ Recreation10:00 AM02:00 PMBurlington County, NJ080600YesYes
647Church of the Redeemer Baptist (Banquet Hall)Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

South Philadelphia Community clean up of the pointbreeze area from 11am-2pm. Lunch will be served from 2pm-3pm

Ian-Yae's In Touch11:00 AM03:00 PMPhiladelphia: South Philadelphia191460YesNo
697Dr. Ethel AllenEducational Activity01/18/2016

The Girls and other volunteers would like to restore our school's library by sorting books we already have by themes and 100 Book Challenge color levels to get more books in the hands of their peers. We also, would like to bring honor to the person the school was named after, Dr. Ethel Allen, the first black high-ranking female Secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Girl Scouts09:00 AM02:30 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia0YesYes
715Thankful Baptist ChurchIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

This is a community event. We would like volunteers to help clean the community's church. We are reaching out to the community and colleges in the area (Temple, Drexel and LaSalle).

Thankful Baptist Church09:00 AM03:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower North Philadelphia0YesYes
717Religious Service01/18/2016

Our organization is about reaching youth in the neighborhood, teaching them how to do good service for others. Teaching them about Martin Luther King Jr. Dreams and why it is important to share their knowledge with others. The last few years we have meet at the church for lite breakfast making signs about peace singing and honoring King, then marched from our church Redeemer Tabernacle Baptist 219 north 52nd street to the statue at 40th

Redeemer Tabernacle Baptist church08:00 AM05:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0Yes
738University Lutheran Church of the IncarnationFood Packaging or Meal Service01/18/2016 01/18/2016

MLK Day projects currently include: *Preparing vegetable soup for Cook for a Friend program *Preparing Cook for a Friend meals from frozen ingredients

KleinLife01:30 PM03:30 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191040NoYes
741Vineyard Baptist ChurchIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

Cleaning, painting, repairing, and overall indoor improvement of church building.

The Center for Community Research and Engagement08:00 AM05:00 PMOther County (please specify below)071030YesYes
742Vineyard Baptist ChurchOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Cleaning, painting, repairing, and overall outdoor and indoor improvement of church building and garden space.

The Center for Community Research and Engagement08:00 AM05:00 PMOther County (please specify below)071030YesYes
744Outdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Outdoor cleanup of the burial ground area and the parameter and the adjacent community gardens.

Historic Fair Hill Burial Ground10:00 AM12:30 PMPhiladelphia: Lower North Philadelphia0YesYes
745La CasaIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016 01/18/2016

La Casa is supportive residential facility for emerging adults that face a variety of challenges entering the larger community; La Casa focuses on the growth of the individual with the goal of increasing independence so that the individual can successfully enter the community. We are seeking volunteers to paint one bedroom that is in need of renovations.

Resources for Human Development09:00 AM05:00 AMPhiladelphia: South Philadelphia191470NoNo
746Opportunity PlaceIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Opportunity Place is a facility designed to create a window of opportunity by meeting the needs of 28 homeless, chronically mentally ill/dually diagnosed men who are struggling to manage their mental illness or dual diagnosis. We would like volunteers to paint Opportunity Place's community room.

Resources for Human Development09:00 AM05:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191040NoNo
747Wister StreetIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Wister Street provides a therapeutic residential environment for individuals with serious and persistent mental illness who have some history of forensic involvement. Volunteers will be asked to paint seven (7) bedrooms that are in need of renovations.

Resources for Human Development09:00 AM05:00 PMPhiladelphia: Olney/Oak Lane191440NoNo
749Global Gift Fair01/18/2016

Young Children and parents join hands to craft gifts for kids locally and globally.

St. Thomas of Villanova10:00 AM11:00 AMMontgomery0YesNo
760West Mill Creek Recreation CenterOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Beautification of West Mill Creek Recreation Center Grounds

West Mill Creek Advisory Council09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0YesYes
768Awbury ArboretumOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Rebuilding a wall of an outdoor concert area and wood chipping walking trails.

Awbury Arboretum09:00 AM01:00 PMPhiladelphia: Germantown/Chestnut Hill0YesNo
782Beth Am IsraelMultiple Project Types01/18/2016 01/18/2016

All ages welcome to join us in our day of service! There will be a variety of volunteer opportunities available. Hands-on projects include decorating book plates to donate to refugee children, cooking for homebound seniors, sorting clothes for those in need, making animal toys for dogs in shelters, and environmental and teen activities. Contact Beth Am Israel with questions or to sign up: BethAmInfo@gmail.com 610-667-1651 Everyone is invited to join us in fellowship as we

Beth Am Israel09:30 AM12:30 PMMontgomery0YesYes
786Canaan Baptist Church and FacilitiesIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

We will be performing community service at our facilities by cleaning our two main kitchens, clean our multi-purpose room, clean out our lost and found room, paint an entire hallway where our daycare is located, and clean other designated areas. Possibly clean our Family Life Center building and the grounds surrounding the facilities.

Canaan Baptist Church09:00 AM03:00 PMPhiladelphia: Germantown/Chestnut Hill0NoYes
788Together We make things BeautifulOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Partner with neighborhood school to paint interior of school and to clean up exterior of school and playground. All are welcome to participate.

Philadelphia Youth Advocate Program09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Center City, Southwest Philadelphia0YesYes
792SALT ResidenceIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

RHD's SALT program provides a variety of flexible services to individuals with serious mental illness in their own rent-subsidized apartments. One of these supported residences requires a fresh coat of paint.

Resources for Human Development09:00 AM05:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast191350NoNo
795SALT Tri CountyIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

RHD's SALT program provides a variety of flexible services to individuals with serious mental illness in their own rent-subsidized apartments. Volunteers will be asked to paint two supported apartments and the conference room of the administrative office.

Resources for Human Development09:00 AM05:00 AMCamden County, NJ080350NoNo
799Chalmers ParkEducational Activity01/18/2016

Shoe drive campaign through an orientation through bringing everyone to the community center.

Harmonious Volunteer Center08:00 AM06:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower North Philadelphia191320YesYes
801Resources for Human DevelopmentMultiple Project Types01/18/2016

RHD has a long tradition of commemorating Martin Luther King Jr day with our employees, their families and the local community. We have a number of events planned for the day in our offices, including donation sorting/prep, discussions and readings with children, a drill team march, and more!

Resources for Human Development09:00 AM05:00 AMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia0YesYes
802Resources for Human DevelopmentCommunity Celebration or Concert 12/07/2015 01/18/2016 01/18/2016

RHD is collecting various items to include in "care package" that will be distributed to people experiencing homelessness throughout the city, and people in need that we serve in our programs. We're looking to collect the following items: Gum, Mints, Granola Bars, Deodorant, Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Wipes, Tissues, Socks and Winter Gloves.

Resources for Human Development09:00 AM05:00 AMPhiladelphia: Center City, Lower North Philadelphia, Upper North Philadelphia, Olney/Oak Lane, South Philadelphia, West Philadelphia, Far Northeast, Lower Northeast, Kensington, Germantown/Chestnut Hill, Southwest Philadelphia, Roxborough/Manayunk0YesYes
806Bristol Marsh PreserveOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

The Bristol Marsh Preserve, located just southwest of Historic Bristol Borough Riverfront Park, is a critical natural feature, serving as a community park and educational area. The Nature Conservancy, the Heritage Conservancy and Bristol Borough invite volunteers to celebrate this day of service with a trash clean up to help us keep this special area beautiful and healthy. Individuals, families, scouts, students, organizations and volunteer groups are all welcome! However, we will be limiting our

The Nature Conservancy10:00 AM12:00 PMBucks190070YesYes
812Alcorn Middle Years AcademyOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Neighborhood Cleanup

Young Chances Foundation10:30 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: South Philadelphia0YesYes
813Impact Thrift StoresHelp process donated goods that will be sold in 5 non-profit Impact Thrift stores. Proceeds benefit area charities. 01/11/2016 01/18/2016 01/18/2016

Volunteers join Impact Thrift staff at our Donation Processing Center, 201 Progress Drive, Montgomeryville, inspecting and processing various donated goods to be sold to benefit dozens of area charities.

Impact Thrift Stores08:00 AM04:00 PMMontgomery0NoYes
840Parkway Academy NorthOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Volunteers will be cleaning streets, sidewalks, alleyways, and abandoned parking lots throughout the 6th District.

Parkway Academy North09:00 AM12:00 AMOther County (please specify below)0YesNo
845New Castle Senior CenterCommunity Celebration or Concert01/15/2016

Volunteers will have a luncheon with recitals and commemorative speeches in remembrance of Dr. King.

Parkway Academy North10:00 AM01:00 PMOther County (please specify below)197200YesYes
849Good Shepherd Presbyterian ChurchFood Packaging or Meal Service01/18/2016

We will make sandwiches and soup and distribute the food to the less fortunate around LOVE PARK.

Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church11:30 AM03:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0YesYes
851Fallstown CATMultiple Project Types01/18/2016

Our project consists of partnering with a local cbo in holding a morning 'kickoff' event that provides specific MLK history, brief speakers and some music to 'set the tone & atmosphere' for the day's event. Following the AM 'kickoff' teams will go to their designated areas and await materials to start the community beautification projects. Block captains, committeepersons, businesses, youth and residents will participate. Lunch will be served by in-kind sponsors and a final process

Center for Leadership, Development & Advocacy08:00 AM03:30 PMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia0YesYes
863Conwell MIddle Magnet SchoolIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

1. Assembly 2. Painting Projects 3. Outdoor Clean- up Projects 4. Lunch

Conwell Middle Magnet School09:00 AM12:00 PMPhiladelphia: Kensington0YesNo
888Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

Cleaning the interior of the church.

Monumental Baptist Church10:00 AM03:00 AMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0YesYes
893Penn Treaty SchoolIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

Come join Penn Treaty staff and students and help up beautify our school! This year we hope to complete the painting of our stairwell and hallway doors. This effort will dramatically increase our spirits and help Penn Treaty school reflect the great community and students that attend our school. Your effort will help continue the lasting vision of MLK Day of service in Philadelphia.

Educationworks09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast0YesNo
901Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

Indoor cleaning and beautification as well as painting and cleaning.

University of Pennsylvania10:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191430NoYes
902Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

Indoor cleaning and painting.

University of Pennsylvania10:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191430NoYes
903Martha Washington Elementary School01/18/2016

Indoor cleaning and beautification as well as painting and cleaning.

University of Pennsylvania10:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191040NoYes
904Community Education CenterIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

Indoor cleaning and beautification

University of Pennsylvania10:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191040NoYes
905Educational Activity01/18/2016

Children's banner painting while listening to music and stories about Dr. King.

University of Pennsylvania10:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191040YesYes
906Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.01/18/2016

Sock stuffing event; stuffing with personal toiletries of soap, toothpaste, and tooth brush etc.

University of Pennsylvania10:00 AM12:30 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191040YesYes
907Books on TapeEducational Activity01/18/2016

Play books on tape to promote literacy for youth. Playing off cassette tape. Please donate a multicultural book. No more than a 20 page book.

University of Pennsylvania10:00 AM12:30 AMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191040NoYes
909Super Heroes and Fairy Princess01/18/2016

Volunteers will make tutus and capes for young children.

10:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191040YesYes
910College Application Process WorkshopEducational Activity01/18/2016

Open to high school juniors and maybe some seniors, they will learn and begin the college application process and begin their personal statement.

01:00 PM02:30 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191040NoYes
915Holmesburg CommunityCanned food collection for neighborhood food bank and prayer walk01/18/2016

Volunteers will begin the day sharing information and activities related to the MLK Day of Service and past service projects. Volunteers will collect canned goods from the community that was previously notified about the collection. Volunteers will prayer walk throughout the community praying for peace in our streets. Volunteers will sort and transport collected materials to the neighborhood food kitchen "King's Kitchen" at the Holmesburg United Methodist Church. Volunteers will finish the day with a

Mount Zion Baptist Church of Holmesburg10:00 AM12:00 PMPhiladelphia: Far Northeast0YesNo
933Grands As Parents, Inc. /African American United FundOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

http://www.phillytrib.com/lifestyle/grands-as-parents-inc-celebrates-th-anniversary/article_dbd0087f-cd3f-5421-9014-cb0e6399981e.html We are a caring origination”; that want the veterans and their family to understand that we wish to share some homemade food, warm coats and chance to have a chance to just share stories by providing moment in which we can remember what it’s like to be home environment. The coats will be giving out each person who needs one until they are gone. Light lunch with clothing give a way and bath items

Grands As Parents, Inc.10:00 AM04:00 AMPhiladelphia: Upper North Philadelphia19132- 45020YesYes
950Living Water Baptist ChurchSunday Supper01/18/2016

We will be having a Sunday Supper for the Seniors in the community and playing Bingo.

Living Water Baptist Church11:00 AM04:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0YesNo
951Living Water Baptist ChurchSunday Supper01/18/2016

We will be having a Sunday Supper for the Seniors in the community and playing Bingo.

Living Water Baptist Church11:00 AM04:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0YesNo
955Church of the Holy Apostles & the MediatorWe will be cleaning up the computer center for youth and adults , having a service and discussion on the life of dr Martin King and how we can incorporate his principles in our lives and in our communities.01/18/2016 01/18/2016

We will cleaning up the church and opening the new computer center for youth and adults. After we will have a service and discussion on the life of Dr. Martin Luther King and lunch will be served.

Church of the Holy Apostles & the Mediator10:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0YesNo
957University of PennsylvaniaEducational Activity01/18/2016

The Global Water Alliance is hosting a Water Model United Nations Conference for high schools students in the Philadelphia area on MLK Day. The Global Water Alliance is a Philadelphia-based non-profit organization whose mission is to promote global access to safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene services by engaging the Philadelphia community and beyond. For the conference, students will listen to two speakers, including a keynote address by the director of the Fairmount Water Works,

Global Water Alliance10:00 AM03:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191040NoYes
958Clothing Sorting with Our Closet01/16/2016 01/16/2016

Join Repair the World: Philadelphia and Our Closet to sort and organize donated clothing for Philadelphians struggling to make ends meet. Volunteers will be needed in the Our Closet Warehouse to assist with sorting.

Repair the World: Philadelphia12:00 PM02:00 PMDelaware County, PA190640NoNo
959Food Packaging or Meal Service01/17/2016 01/17/2016

Join Repair the World: Philadelphia and the Jewish Relief Agency to package meals for families experiencing food insecurity. Volunteers will be needed to package and deliver boxes of food. (Family-friendly!)

Repair the World: Philadelphia10:00 AM12:30 PMPhiladelphia: Lower Northeast191540YesYes
965The Waldorf School of PhiladelphiaPackaging toiletry bags and snack bags01/18/2016 01/18/2016

At our school, we will be putting together toiletry packets for use by clientele of Face to Face. We will also be putting together non-perishable snack bags, decorating the bags, and filling them. If you would like to bring additional donated items for packaging, please do: - travel/trial-sized shampoo, soap, deodorant, shaving cream, lotion and a disposable razor - wash cloths - granola bars - fruit cups Thank you!

The Waldorf School of Philadelphia10:00 AM12:00 PMPhiladelphia: Germantown/Chestnut Hill191440YesYes
966Azalea GardenOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016 01/18/2016

There is a large accumulation of leaves and weeds here. It will be cleaned up and bagged for removal.

Cathedral Park CDC10:00 AM01:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191310YesYes
968Repair the World: Philadelphia WorkshopCrafting & Open House01/18/2016

Join Repair the World: Philadelphia and the West Philadelphia Alliance for Children to make bookmarks for kids attending Philadelphia Public Schools. Volunteers will be needed to make bookmarks for library programs that the West Philadelphia Alliance for Children runs in libraries. Materials will be provided and volunteers will be able to come and go at times that work for them as this is an open house, all day, drop by event.

Repair the World: Philadelphia09:00 AM05:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0YesYes
985Food Packaging or Meal Service01/18/2016

We will be making lunches for homeless.

Overbrook Educational Center11:00 AM01:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia0YesYes
990Linglebach Elementary SchoolOutdoor Cleanup01/18/2016

Clean up and refresh school grounds

Greene Street Friends School08:30 AM12:00 PMPhiladelphia: Germantown/Chestnut Hill191440YesYes
991Greene Street Friends SchoolBlood Drive01/18/2016

Register online to save a life by giving blood

Greene Street Friends School08:30 AM12:00 PMPhiladelphia: Germantown/Chestnut Hill0NoNo
995Daca Free Tax Services 01/18/2016

Preparing taxes for low to moderate income workers. Income tax assistants need people to sign up to help.

Delaware Alliance for Community Advancement09:00 AM07:00 AMOther County (please specify below)198010YesYes
1004Vare-Washington SchoolIndoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc. 01/16/2016 01/18/2016

Community members will help brighten the interior of Vare-Washington school by painting murals, quotes, and the school's core values throughout the building.

Bethanna09:00 AM02:00 PMPhiladelphia: South Philadelphia191470YesNo
1024Chosen 300 Homeless Meal at 3959 Lancaster Ave On Fri. 1/15 @ 5:30Food Packaging or Meal Service01/15/2016

Serving Meals to homeless & needy persons at our West Philadelphia Homeless Outreach Center at 3959 Lancaster Ave; Philadelphia, PA 19104 on Friday Jan. 15th at 5:30 PM. Children may volunteer but their individual parent MUST be present.

Chosen 300 Ministires05:30 PM08:00 PMPhiladelphia: West Philadelphia191040YesYes
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