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Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Celebrate his legacy through day of service

Posted: 4:32 AM, Jan 15, 2018
Updated: 2018-01-15 05:11:52-05
Celebrate MLK with day of service
Celebrate MLK with day of service

People are encouraged to spend the holiday honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy through service.

Monday, January 15 is a holiday that serves as a call to action. It was promoted in the mid-90s with the slogan “A Day On, Not a Day Off” in order to remind the public about the importance of service on MLK Day.

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Meals on Wheels, Metropolitan Ministries and the Humane Society are just a few of the charities that need volunteers.

Click here for a full list of volunteer opportunities.