2019 GEO Report

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PhiladelphiaThe Ray of Hope Projectraymond gant(215) 964-7627Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Neighborhood cleanups along with neighbors

1400 church street
philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19124
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM25
PhiladelphiaBenjamin Franklin Birthday CelebrationDonald Smith(215) 815-5707Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

Free procession up 5th Street in Philadelphia to honor Benjamin Franklin and his contributions to American life, including his work to help create the first prison reform organization in America. The procession includes a fife and drum corps, plus banners and representatives from many local organizations. It will proceed from the APS Library (5th and Chestnut) to the Christ Church Burial Ground (5th and Arch Streets), where there will be brief words and memorials to Benjamin Franklin.

APS Library
5th and Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106
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01/18/201911:15 AM12:00 PM100
MontgomeryGermantown AcademyGenie Hill(215) 498-9404Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Kids will write "dreams" on index cards

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.Food Packaging or Meal Service

We will be assembling meal packages at the direction of Rise Against Hunger

1460 Limekiln Pike
Dresher, Pennsylvania 19025
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01/21/201909:30 AM11:30 AM100
MontgomeryHighland Elementary School Abington School DistrictKabrene Pittman(215) 884-1048Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

Students and families will work to sort and create care packages to donate to a charitable organization.

1301 Edgehill Rd
Abington, Pennsylvania 19001
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01/11/201904:00 PM05:00 PM200
PhiladelphiaOverbrook Presbyterian ChurchSharon Parker(215) 877-2744Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

sewing simple dresses for girls, for “Little Dresses for Africa. Volunteers will use a specific pattern and directions to make dresses for children in need.

6376 City Ave.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19151
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM100
ChesterSaint Elizabeth ParishGen Miceli(610) 646-6550Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

There will be 4 stations:
blanket making
breakfast bags
toiletry bags
TBD -

120 St. Elizabeth Drive
Chester Springs, Pennsylvania 19425
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM100
PhiladelphiaBible Way Baptist ChurchChristine Vanish(215) 477-0778Email hidden; Javascript is required.Religious Service

Community Awards Ceremony recognizing those within this community that have served to make this community and more a better place for all.

1323 North 52nd Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131
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01/21/201910:00 AM02:00 PM100
PhiladelphiaOur Lady of Hope ParishElaine Regan(267) 320-6988Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Volunteers from Temple University will be cleaning the inside of the convent and church.

5200 North Broad Street
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania 19141
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01/21/201908:00 AM03:00 PM60
PhiladelphiaAntonia Pantoja Charter School LibraryElizabeth Diaz(570) 509-4049Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Cataloging books using a computers, Typing spine labels Shelving books, Applying contact paper to books, Applying dust jacket covers, Taping spines of books

4101 N. American St.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140
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01/21/201908:00 AM04:00 PM40
DelawarePenn State BrandywineVippy Yee(610) 892-1335Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

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 creating Valentines for local seniors in the community

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 be packing items to prepare for their delivery to families the following week. We will help pack different types of packages including: toiletries, food, and other items for families in their warehouse.

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 PM225
CamdenGloucester TownshipOrlando Mercado(856) 261-9513Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Organizing, inventory, collection of food and clothing donations.

875 Erial Road
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM30
OtherPittsburgh Theological SeminaryAmanda Rose(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

These awards are open to all high school and college students in the Pittsburgh area and any remote CMU locations. We seek personal narratives dealing with the individual experience of racial or cultural difference or personal reflections on Dr. King's legacy that rely on concrete detail. The top three winners receive cash prizes. Featuring readings by the prize-winners, musical performances, and a reception. The event is free and open to the public.

5032 Forbes Ave
Rangos Hall
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213
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01/21/201904:30 PM07:30 PM150
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.52Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.One King Day, One King Book

One King One Book - 4501 Van Kirk St.

4501 Van Kirk St.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19135
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01/21/201910:00 AM11:00 AM4
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.61Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

Distribute fire prevention materials and assist with bagging groceries - 101 E. Olney Ave.

101 E. Olney Ave.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19120
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01/21/201910:00 AM11:00 AM4
OtherDelaware Division of Historical and Cultural AffairsJim Yurasek(302) 744-5055Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

In commemoration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, guided tours will focus on three compelling stories of courageous Delawareans whose fight for freedom and equality began at The Old State House.

25 The Green
Dover, Delaware 19901
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01/21/201909:00 AM04:30 PM350
OtherPenn State BerksAmanda Rose(610) 396-6080Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Celebration or Concert

This year’s keynote speaker is Sophia J. Woodard, founder and CEO of ASHANTI Truth Consulting, entrepreneur, and author. During the banquet, awards will be presented to students who have demonstrated the characteristics for which King was known: leadership, community involvement, and commitment to social justice.

1801 Broadcasting Rd
Perkins Student Center Multipurpose Room.
Reading,, Pennsylvania 1961
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01/21/201905:30 PM08:00 PM150
CamdenForest Hill Elementary SchoolFatihah Abdur-Rahman(609) 220-9920Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

School Clean up (indoor)

1625 Wildwood Ave
Camden, New Jersey 08103
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM75
PhiladelphiaCradles 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.

1400 Sping Garden St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM50
MontgomeryAbington Friends SchoolAndrea Emmons(215) 886-4350Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Placemat Making for Whosoever Gospel Mission at ASUA

575 Washington Lane
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 19046
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01/26/201909:00 AM12:00 PM25
MontgomeryCheltenham School DistrictJen Mosher(215) 881-6331Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

Students, family members, and staff will be making breakfast bags for the homeless.

500 Rices Mill Road
Wyncote, Pennsylvania 19095
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM100
MontgomeryHar Zion Sisterhood (in Penn Valley)Norma Dworkin(610) 520-0690Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Will be sending donate knitted blankets and items of need to individuals and families.

1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, Pennsylvania 19072
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01/21/201901:00 PM03:00 PM310
MontgomeryChrist's Lutheran ChurchElise Seyfried(215) 527-6110Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

We will bake cookies for first responders

700 E. Pennsylvania Ave
Oreland, Pennsylvania 19075
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01/21/201912:00 PM02:00 PM120
MontgomeryLansdale Catholic High SchoolMary Lou Graham(215) 480-9651Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

We are packing 500 breakfast bags for Aid for Friends.

400 Lansdale Ave
lansdale, Pennsylvania 19446
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01/24/201910:00 AM12:00 PM80
OtherGirl Scouts #8357Monica Roach(484) 716-1984Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

We are making Valentines Days cards for Meals on Wheels recipients.

505 Zucksville Rd
Easton, Pennsylvania 18040
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:30 AM15
DelawareMedia Elementary SchoolKelly Yiadom(610) 574-1460Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

Children in each grade will participate in a service project.
Grades 1 & K- Making cards for veterans

120 E. Front Street
Media, Pennsylvania 19063
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01/18/201909:30 AM03:30 PM100
BurlingtonHawthorne Park Elementary SchoolGlenda Smiley(609) 835-8600Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

A veteran will come and speak with volunteers regarding the veterans we will be servicing. Staff and students will collect items/donations and create care packages to service homeless veterans.

84 Hampshire Lane
Willingboro, New Jersey 08046
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM60
PhiladelphiaPennsylvania School for the DeafKaren Leslie-Henry(215) 754-4772Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

We will have students bring in pet supplies to be donated on this day.

100 W. School House Lane
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144
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01/18/201909:00 AM12:00 PM24
PhiladelphiaNew Covenant Church of PhiladelphiaJoy Davis(267) 597-4381Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

The children will make cards to thank veterans or current military members for their service.

7500 Germantown Ave
Grannum Hall Rm B10
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19119
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:30 PM53
PhiladelphiaGermantown Friends SchoolEmma Snope(413) 658-4050Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

This project will be at Germantown Friends School. The aim is to have a few volunteers helping pass out t-shirts to the other volunteers.

Germantown Friends School
31 W. Coulter St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144
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01/21/201909:45 AM11:45 AM5
PhiladelphiaGermantown Friends SchoolEmma Snope(413) 658-4050Email hidden; Javascript is required.Civic Dialogue

Germantown Friends School students, faculty and families will participate in a dialogue on privilege.

31 W Coulter St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144
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01/21/201909:45 AM11:45 AM20
PhiladelphiaVare Recreation CenterMike Carter(215) 685-1876Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

See Educational Section above.

2600 MORRIS ST.
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania 19145
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM15
PhiladelphiaDivine Providence VillageSister Mary Veasy(484) 908-6530Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

TBD

686 Old Marple Road
Springfeild, Pennsylvania 19064
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01/21/201908:00 AM04:00 PM10
PhiladelphiaCook-Wissahicken SchoolJulie McGurk(610) 519-4000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

Trash cleanup, removing invasive and woody species, mulching trees

201 E Salaignac St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19128
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01/21/201908:00 AM04:00 PM20
MontgomeryHar Zion Sisterhood (in Penn Valley)Norma Dworkin(610) 520-0690Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Collecting new or gently used bras of all sizes and styles)

1500 Hagys Ford Road
Penn Valley, Pennsylvania 19072
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01/21/201901:00 PM03:00 PM350
BucksBuidling a Better Bensalem Together (B3T)Toby Kahn(267) 334-2804Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Celebration or Concert

Each house of worship does a a thirty-minute service with a message about their faith, traditions and beliefs, followed by fellowship meal or refreshments.

3304 Knights Road,
Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020
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01/23/201912:00 PM01:30 PM175
BurlingtonRancocas Valley Regional High Schoolkaren carlson(609) 267-0830Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

Community Service performed by clubs at our school (habitat for humanity).

520 Jacksonville Rd
Mount Holly, New Jersey 08030
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01/21/201910:00 AM02:00 PM100
PhiladelphiaPleasant Advisory CouncilLisa G. Ruffin(215) 685-2230Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

Pleasant Playground staff, Pleasant Advisory Council and We Heard You are joining forces to bring fun-filled and educational activities that focus on peace and community. Open to all ages. Light meal(s) provided. Participants will review the movie 'Our Friend, Martin', discuss historical facts showcased in the movie Lessons learned from the movie regarding peace and resolving conflict

6757 Chew Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19119
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01/21/201910:00 AM02:00 PM30
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.43/L.09Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Hygiene drive - Salvation Army "Eliza Shirley House for Women and Children

Salvation Army "Eliza Shirley House for Women and Children - 1320 Arch St, Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107
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01/21/201910:00 AM11:00 AM9
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.38Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Information Distribution

Fire prevention discussions at various daycare centers around the local fire district

various daycare centers around the local fire district
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19135
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01/21/201909:00 AM03:00 PM4
PhiladelphiaPenn Medicine Office of Inclusion and DiversityYoon kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

Please join us for the 2019 Martin Luther King, Jr. Health Equity Symposium on January 23rd, 2019 (12:00pm – 1:30pm), brought to you by the Penn Medicine Office of Inclusion and Diversity.

This year’s theme is “Achieving Population Health Through Health Equity”, with keynote lecture by Dr. Jonathan Woodson, former Assistant Secretary of Health Affairs for the U.S. Department of Defense and currently the Larz Anderson Professor of Health Law, Policy and Management at the School of Public Healt

3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
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01/23/201912:00 PM01:30 PM100
ChesterCradles 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.

18 Pottstown Pike
Chester Springs, Pennsylvania 19425
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM50
PhiladelphiaRise Against HungerRyan Ethns(610) 915-3122Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

Volunteers assisting with food packing event

108 Darby Commons Court
Folcroft, Pennsylvania 19302
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01/21/201909:00 AM01:00 PM25056
PhiladelphiaWynnefield Baptist ChurchMae Garner(215) 477-9631Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Cleaning the church grounds as well as cleaning and patining kitchen, dishing area, and classrooms in the church.

5353 Gainor Road
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131
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01/21/201910:30 AM02:00 PM40
PhiladelphiaThe Ray of Hope Projectraymond gant(215) 964-7627Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Neighborhood cleanups along with neighbors

4200 penn street
philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19124
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM25
OtherStockton UniversityVeronica Rowland(609) 652-4256Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Dog toys, coloring books for Caitlin's Smiles/ Ronald McDonald House and Step UP training

101 Vera King Farris Dr
Galloway, New Jersey 08205
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01/21/201909:00 AM03:00 PM15
MontgomeryGermantown AcademyGenie Hill(215) 498-9404Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

Kids put together 10 pans of baked ziti.

340 Morris Rd
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania 19034
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01/21/201911:00 AM03:00 PM200
PhiladelphiaGaudenziaAnita Stovall(215) 423-6766Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

The children of Gaudenzia Centro will do a program to honor and celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. King.
Refreshments will be served.

2721 N. 5th Street
Phila, Pennsylvania 19133
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01/21/201901:00 PM03:00 PM14
PhiladelphiaSociety for Helping Church (DeafLillie Jackson(267) 972-0181Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

Clothes and shoes for all ages, all genders will be given away. Coats, boots hats, scarfs included. Collect toiletries and hygiene products, package and give away along with the clothing give away. The drive begins December 1 for collections of items

1323 W. Susquehanna Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122
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01/21/201909:00 AM03:30 PM36
 Workflow Step Final Status County Host Organization Project Coordinator Name Phone (Day) Email Project Type Description Site Address Project Date Start Time End Time #Total Volunteers #Additional Volunteers