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Join in 2017 MLK Day of Service Events

Make it a day "on" for your community; join in the MLK Day of Service activities


Make the King Holiday a day "on" for your community; join in this national Day of Service on Monday, January 16, 2017 at two locations: 

Crossroads Lutheran Campus Ministry: MLK DoS Blood Drive. To schedule an appointment to donate blood, contact Karen Anderson, 507-389-6076, or visit and request an appointment on Monday, January 16, 2017. Blood donations will be taken until 6 pm. 

The Centenniel Student Union: Various volunteer projects from 1-4 pm including:

  • Pre-cutting craft supplies for kindergarten students involved in our annual Dr. Seuss Birthday celebration/Read Across America day.
  • Making valentines for people living in area nursing homes
  • Making cards for children in the Gillette Children's Hospital
  • Painting bird houses for Habitat for Humanity's Home Tweet Home event
  • Community art projects with community veterans.
  • And several other projects.

All volunteers should check in at the 'check in table' when they arrive at the event. The check in tables will be located near CSU 123 for the Mav Ave projects and near the entrance of the great room at Crossroads.

For more information about the 2017 MLK Day of Service, contact Karen Anderson, 507-389-6076.

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