Mark your calendar for the observance of the congressionally legislated Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, which is a United States holiday marks the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and is observed on the third Monday of January each year.
“A Day of Service – A Day On, Not Day Off” is hosted by the Arkansas Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission was recognized by the media as the largest observance in the nation honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Retrieved from http://www.thv11.com/story/news/local/benton-bryant/2015/01/19/largest-day-of-service-event-nationwide/22015879 and the fourth most popular destination in the country volunteerism during the King Holiday weekend).
The Arkansas MLK, Jr. Commission is pleased to announce the MEGA KINGFEST: “A Day of Service – A Day On, Not Day Off” community outreach project, which will take place at Noon on Monday, January 16, 2017 at Little Rock Central High School, 1500 S Park St, Little Rock, AR 72202 (Link to Google Maps Address https://goo.gl/maps/CiW77VL67fK2). Immediately following, the Arkansas MLK, Jr. Commission will hold the “Service Component” of “A Day of Service – A Day On, Not Day Off” to feed the at-risk and other worthwhile service activities such as health screenings, job counseling, distribution of hygiene kits, and so much more. “A Day of Service – A Day On, Not Day Off” is free to attend and is open to the public. Doors open at 11:00 AM.