2019 GEO Report

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PhiladelphiaUpper Merion Martin Luther King, Jr. National Holiday CommmitteeDavid Broida(610) 864-4303Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Celebration or Concert

Music reading from Dr. King's book "Why We Can't Wait".

722 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130
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01/21/201909:30 AM12:00 PM25
MontgomeryLower Merion School DistrictAmy Buckman(610) 645-1978Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

Students and their families from the Lower Merion School District will participate in creating Valentines to Veterans.

Lower Merion High School
315 E. Montgomery Ave.
Ardmore, Pennsylvania 19003
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01/18/201901:00 PM03:00 PM250
PhiladelphiaOverbrook Presbyterian ChurchSharon Parker(215) 877-2744Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Beautifying our church building and property.

6376 City Ave.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19151
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM100
OtherRaritan Valley Community CollegeRicheleen Dashield(908) 526-1200Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

Sixty students will participate in an intensive research exploration of African American culture and history by visiting the MLK Monument and National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. Faculty will serve as their guides to assist students in completing several learning outcomes, which include developing Knowledge about different racial/ethnic groups, openness to diversity and challenges, socio-historical thinking, and social action engagement.

118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, New Jersey 08876
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01/18/201907:00 AM10:00 PM60
BurlingtonMount Holly Township / Mount Holly Twp Public School DistrictSean Kennedy(609) 220-3200Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

At our event, we will collect canned goods, and non-perishable food items for a local shelter and food pantry. We will also collect New / Unused toys for the local Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

455 Jacksonville Road
Mount Holly, New Jersey 08060
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01/21/201910:00 AM02:00 PM350
PhiladelphiaSt John the EvangelistLeona Furente(215) 295-4102Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Cleaning of pews, windows, rugs, etc

752 Big Oak Rd
Morrisville, Pennsylvania 19067
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01/21/201908:00 AM04:00 PM15
PhiladelphiaWest Philadelphia Achievement Charter SchoolPatricia Curry(215) 476-6471Email hidden; Javascript is required.One King Day, One King Book

Students in grades K-5 will read "SIT- IN" by Andrea Davies Pinkney. They will create an artistic work in any medium to present in response to the 2018/19 prompt.

6701 Callowhill Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19151
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12/21/201812:00 PM09:00 AM700
MontgomeryLankenau Medical CenterAllyson Bennett(484) 476-2470Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

The morning will consist of assembling of breakfast bags, reading, arts and crafts.

100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania 19096
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM50
PhiladelphiaNazarene Baptist ChurchIssac Carlton(267) 231-7227Email hidden; Javascript is required.Training/Workshop

Youth workshops focusing on service and outreach.

3975 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140
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01/21/201908:30 AM12:30 PM50
MontgomeryJFCSMelissa Blackson(267) 256-2050Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Volunteers will be sorting donations into categories (Women’s T-shirts, Women’s Pants, dresses, Men’s jackets, etc…) After sorting, the items are stored in the warehouse so they can be accessed to be taken to Our Closet pop-up shops throughout the city of Philadelphia.

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 PM215
CamdenGloucester TownshipOrlando Mercado(856) 261-9513Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

Make and deliver 250 PB & J sandwiches for those in need.

875 Erial Road
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM30
PhiladelphiaCarnegie Museum of ArtAmanda Rose(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Training/Workshop

January 21, 2019, marks the 90th birthday of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., whose message of equal rights for all is as important today as it was during his lifetime. Carnegie Museum of Art celebrates his legacy through artworks and activities that inspire discussion and reflection. All are invited to enjoy the following family-friendly activities, free with admission. Stop by the Studio to contribute to a collaborative mural. Draw or write your dreams for the positive change

101 6th Street
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222
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01/21/201907:00 PM09:00 PM850
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.66Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Discussion

Fire prevention distribution - YMCA 7201 Ridge Ave.

7201 Ridge Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19128
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM4
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.73Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Training/Workshop

Fire prevention seminar - 1300 E. Tulpehocken Street

1300 E. Tulpehocken Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19138
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01/21/201902:00 PM03:00 PM4
OtherKeys Service Corps AmeriCorpsYoon Kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

Join the KEYS Service Corps - AmeriCorps family in honoring the life and legacy of MLK.
Come enjoy a soup and salad dinner and screening of The Homestretch (http://www.homestretchdoc.com) at our annual MLK Sunday Supper; bring a drink, snack or dessert to share!

1 Smithfield St
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 19522
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01/14/201904:00 PM07:00 PM300
DelawareCradles 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.

1489 Baltimore Pike
Suite 250
Springfield, Pennsylvania 19064
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM50
PhiladelphiaAbington Friends SchoolAndrea Emmons(215) 886-4350Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

Aid for Friends Meal Project – Cook and assemble meals

575 Washington Lane
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 19046
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM35
PhiladelphiaRise Against HungerRyan Ethns(610) 915-3122Email hidden; Javascript is required.Food Packaging or Meal Service

Rise Against Hunger’s meal packaging program is a volunteer-based initiative that coordinates the assembly-line packaging of highly nutritious dehydrated meals comprised of rice, soy, vegetables and 23 essential vitamins and minerals. The program was created to give dedicated individuals and organizations — from businesses to civic clubs — the opportunity to participate in a hands-on international hunger relief program and to become educated, engaged advocates for those facing hunger. The events

108 Darby Commons Court
Folcroft, Pennsylvania 19302
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01/21/201909:00 AM01:00 PM70
MontgomeryCheltenham School DistrictJen Mosher(215) 881-6331Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Students, family members, and staff will be creating no-sew bags to hold care packages for the PA Workwear Program.

500 Rices Mill Road
Wyncote, Pennsylvania 19095
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM100
PhiladelphiaRedeemer Tabernacle Baptist Church/Kids UnitedLaVern Allen(215) 870-3917Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Collecting winter donations along the walk.

219 north 52nd Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19139
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01/21/201908:30 AM05:00 PM150
PhiladelphiaCity Temple Baptist ChurchHorace Gibson(215) 778-7753Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

The church will be sponsoring our yearly clean-up inside the church which include: painting, small renovations, etc. Weather permitting we will also clean the street behind the church.

2512 N Broad Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19132
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM30
MontgomeryBridle Path Elementary SchoolMona Ekhardt(215) 997-2373Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Bridle Path Elementary School in Lansdale, PA is honored to participate again this year in the MLK Day of Service. The entire school will help fill bags with food and self care items to be donated to a local charitable organization (ie: Manna on Main, Mitzvah Circle) for distribution to those in need.
We are requesting T-shirts via the lottery system.

200 Bridle Path Road
Lansdale, Pennsylvania 19446
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01/21/201908:30 AM03:00 PM450
PhiladelphiaOne Day At A TimeJolle Anderson(267) 281-2687Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Creating a community-based project focusing on environmental cleanup of the North Philadelphia area

2532 N Broad Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19132
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01/21/201909:00 AM05:00 PM150
PhiladelphiaHistoric Fair Hill Burial GroundPamela Moore(215) 593-6795Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Celebration or Concert

At the end of the morning, around 12 Noon, volunteers will gather to read excerpts from speeches or quotes by Dr. King and share any memories or examples of his work that is meaningful to them.

2900 block of Germantown Ave AND
401 W. Lehigh Avenue (perimeter of Julia de Burgos ElementarySchool)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19133
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01/21/201901:00 PM01:30 PM50
PhiladelphiaGermantown Friends SchoolEmma Snope(413) 658-4050Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

Germantown Friends School students, faculty and families will sing with elders at a local facility.

31 W Coulter St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144
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01/21/201909:45 AM11:45 AM25
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.27Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Discussion

Fire safety seminar - 2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave.

2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19121
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM4
PhiladelphiaSt. Helena ChurchTheresa Smith(215) 646-7636Email hidden; Javascript is required.Indoor Cleanup/Painting/Etc.

Painting

1489 DeKalb Pike
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania 19078
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01/21/201908:00 AM04:00 PM15
PhiladelphiaFood MoxieLisa Mosca(267) 968-3225Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

We have a greenhouse space that activities could occur in for inclement weather, but if the weather is at all good, we would likely be cleaning up outside in the garden spaces and surrounding area and building garden beds for next year.

1300 East Tulpehocken Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19138
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01/21/201908:00 AM04:00 PM15
OtherBoys and Girls Club of HarrisburgTYMIA GREEN(717) 961-8667Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

Feeding those in need.... Primary location will be inside the Dauphin County Building at the corner of 2nd & Market St. This year
we also plan to take our project mobile offering a meal to anyone in need.

1227 Berryhill
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17104
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01/21/201904:00 PM09:00 PM50
MontgomeryHar Zion Sisterhood (in Penn Valley)Norma Dworkin(610) 520-0690Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Collecting knitted caps for men & women

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. This is the first time this house of worship is participating in Unity Week. The # below are estimated.

2990 Street Rd.
Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020
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01/24/201909:30 AM10:30 AM100
BurlingtonRancocas Valley Regional High Schoolkaren carlson(609) 267-0830Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

One King Book, One King Day (Book of the Month Club-running the entire month of January)

520 Jacksonville Rd
Mount Holly, New Jersey 08030
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01/11/201903:00 PM04:00 PM20
CamdenGloucester TownshipOrlando Mercado(856) 261-9513Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Create fleece tie blankets for the Camden County Women’s Shelter children.

875 Erial Road
Blackwood, New Jersey 08012
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM30
PhiladelphiaWoodland Avenue CorridorAmanda Rose(215) 596-8800Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Students and staff will be participating in multiple community clean-ups of the Woodland Avenue Corridor.

600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
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01/21/201901:00 PM03:00 PM50
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Fire Department - E.68/L.13Curtis Graves(215) 685-8961Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Outdoor clean up at Malcolm X Park - 52nd and Pine Streets

Malcolm X Park - 52nd and Pine Streets
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19143
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01/21/201910:00 AM12:00 PM9
OtherCOROYoon Kim(000) 000-0000Email hidden; Javascript is required.Community Celebration or Concert

In its 11th year, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Leadership Awards celebrate those in our community who have made significant accomplishments towards the common good by modeling Dr. King’s inclusive approach to leadership.

1 Bigelow Square
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219
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01/20/201906:30 PM09:30 PM300
PhiladelphiaPath to Greatness and Ethel Allen Elementary SchoolLavon Howard(267) 770-5506Email hidden; Javascript is required.Training/Workshop

Anti-Gun Violence Project: creation of dream booth (3) African American Author Reading for youth

3200 West Lehigh Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19132
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01/21/201909:00 AM01:30 PM100
Philadelphia12thTed Mapp(215) 685-9780Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

We will be cleaning outside ( weather pending) the recreation facility.

2901 N 12th Street
Parks and Recreation, Pennsylvania 19133
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01/21/201910:00 AM02:00 PM20
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.

8130 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19118
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM50
PhiladelphiaAbington Friends SchoolAndrea Emmons(215) 886-4350Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Cookie Decorating for Whosoever Gospel Mission

575 Washington Lane
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 19046
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01/26/201909:00 AM12:00 PM70
PhiladelphiaNational Museum of American Jewish HistoryRachel Urkowitz(215) 923-3811Email hidden; Javascript is required.Educational Activity

Honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a day filled with family-friendly performances and arts and crafts activities, spotlight talks about social justice, and more.

101 S Independence Mall E
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106
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01/21/201910:00 AM04:00 PM200
PhiladelphiaThe Ray of Hope Projectraymond gant(215) 964-7627Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Neighborhood cleanups along with neighbors

2000 n. etting street
philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19121
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01/21/201910:00 AM01:00 PM25
PhiladelphiaLaura Simms Skate HouseDwan Hunt(215) 685-1995Email hidden; Javascript is required.Outdoor Cleanup

Volunteers will be helping to clean up outside and around the Skate House.

210 S. 63rd St
philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19139
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01/21/201910:00 AM02:00 PM30
MontgomeryGermantown AcademyGenie Hill(215) 498-9404Email hidden; Javascript is required.Donation Opportunity

Make npakin rings and put napkins in.

340 Morris Rd
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania 19034
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01/21/201911:00 AM03:00 PM200
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 to nursing homes.

1018 W Broad Street
Quakertown, Pennsylvania 18951
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01/19/201909:00 AM02:00 PM10
PhiladelphiaGirl Scout Troop 9362Angela Haynes(215) 232-6833Email hidden; Javascript is required.Children & Youth

Girl Scouts of Troop 9362 will assist the elderly residents of the Gray Manor Apartments in creating greeting cards and 50 Jared boxes for Shriners Hospital as well as greeting cards for military service people. The scouts will deliver the Jared Boxes and mail the greetings cards to servicemembers.

1600 North 8th Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122
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01/21/201909:00 AM01:00 PM30
MontgomeryManor CollegeAshley Hillegas(215) 885-2360Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

We are partnering with Northeast NORC to assist older adults in Philadelphia with the clean up and maintenance of their homes. We are inviting current students, faculty, staff, and alumni of the college to join us for this event.

700 Fox Chase Road
Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 19046
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01/21/201909:00 AM12:00 PM10
MontgomeryFirst Baptist Church of Crestmontsemonne culver(215) 470-2681Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

Volunteers will be going to homes of the elderly in the church community and performing tasks that they are unable to perform for
them

1678 Fairview Avenue
Willowgrove, Pennsylvania 19090
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01/12/201912:00 PM03:00 PM70
PhiladelphiaBuidling a Better Bensalem Together (B3T)Toby Kahn(267) 334-2804Email hidden; Javascript is required.Advocacy Event

This event is Linconia's annual event that we (B3T) and the community have been invited to be a part of for approx. 14 years.
So their service includes clergy from The Bensalem-Feasterville Minusterium, and community participation.

2460 Paris Ave Feasterville- Trevose PA
Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020
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01/21/201907:00 PM09:00 PM100
ChesterSt. Paul's Baptist ChurchPD Penn(610) 337-2837Email hidden; Javascript is required.Other

This project allows volunteers to use their craft skills to give care for others by making cards for soldiers, veterans and first responders using scrap-booking techniques.

One Hagerty Boulevard
Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19382
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01/21/201908:00 AM02:00 PM20
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