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Posted on: January 4, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Day of Service & Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Spotlight  MLK

Join us on Jan. 16th at 9am at the Golden Rule Lodge for a day of volunteerism as we come together to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr & celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the "I Have a Dream" speech.

All volunteers can check in beginning at 9am at the Golden Rule Lodge, located at 221 Oswald Pl. Lunch will be provided at 12noon, following a MLK ceremony celebration. Union High School volunteers will receive community service hours for this event.

Volunteers will assist with

  • sorting donated food items and clothing
  • cleaning garden beds at Vauxhall Community Garden
  • cleaning local park (materials will be provided)
  • senior wellness checks
  • food drop-off at senior residences

Can't join us? Donate today!

  • Non-perishable Food Items
  • Monetary Donations for Food Pantry (cash/gift cards)
  • Winter Clothes
    • Athletic/Tube Socks, Gloves, Hats, Scarves, Hoodies

Donation Box Locations

  • Town Hall, 1976 Morris Ave.
  • Fire Headquarters, 1 Bond Drive
  • Police Headquarters, 981 Caldwell Ave. 
  • Union Public Library, 1060 Stuyvesant Ave.
  • Vauxhall Public Library, 123 Hilton Ave. 

Donation boxes will be on site from January 5 - 15. 

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