Code: Red, White and Blue with Support Homeless Veterans
Saturday, March 23, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT)
Mission365 & MLK365
Support Homeless Veterans
Please join MLK365, Mission365 and Support Homeless Veterans on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 9 a.m. to help distribute donations & hot meals to veterans at Code: Red, White and Blue.
Support Homeless Veterans hosts a monthly community event supplying veterans with needed clothing, food, hygiene products and opportunties to meet service providers.
Volunteers are needed to assist with donation distribution and registration.
PLEASE NOTE: If you cannot volunteer but would like to donate toiletries and other need items please contact Elyse at 215-851-1813 or firstname.lastname@example.org for drop of locations.
You may RSVP to volunteer through this invitation by clicking the "REGISTER" button. If you have questions, please contact MLK365 Staff at (215) 851-1813 or email@example.com .
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Global Citizen is a non-profit organization dedicated to civic engagement among diverse groups through volunteering, education, community building, service learning, economic opportunity, leadership development and dialogue. Global Citizen brings together people of all ages and backgrounds through active citizenship and civic responsibility that result in breaking down barriers, building understanding, and fostering ongoing, diverse partnerships. Global Citizen Programs include the annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service and year-round MLK365. Issues of focus include poverty, homelessness, at-risk young people, race relations, public health, safety, digital inclusion, veterans, energy and the environment.
MLK365 is Global Citizen’s year-round program that promotes sustainable civic engagement and volunteer opportunities. MLK365 includes:
- Community Volunteer Program
- Neighbors in Action Community Leadership Workshops
- Service Clubs – service learning curriculum
- quarterly discussions on race, class, and power
- Mission365: Connecting Military and Civilian Service on the Home Front
We are a small organization, but our impact is widespread. The Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service is the oldest and largest King Day of Service event in the country, engaging over 125,000 volunteers in some 1,700 community projects in 2014. In the past, we’ve hosted events with Vice President Joe Biden, Nobel Peace Prize winner Leymah Gbowee, and Wendy Spencer, CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service. As a part of our team, you’ll make connections with leaders throughout the nonprofit, education, and business communities.