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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Join City Year Philadelphia as we honor the life, legacy, and service of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at our annual day of service.

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Join City Year Philadelphia as we honor the life, legacy, and service of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at our annual MLK Day of Service on Monday, January 20, 2020.

Accompany City Year AmeriCorps members and staff, community leaders, neighbors, and friends on a full day of community service painting murals to help beautify the interiors of TWO Philadelphia schools.

This event is for all ages. Snack, water, and a light lunch will be provided to all. Please wear comfortable, closed-toe shoes and clothing to paint in.

To register for this event, please contact Angelica Rivera, City Year AmeriCorps Member, at arivera2@cityyear.org

Event locations:

John Welsh School, 2331 N 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19133
and
John F. Hartranft School, 720 W Cumberland Street, Philadelphia PA 19133

Engage with us on social media!  

  • Follow City Year Philadelphia on Instagram and Twitter @cityyearphilly.  
  • The official hashtag for this event is #cyphillymlk

Sponsorship Contact: If interested in sponsorship opportunities, contact Dorothy Wong, Senior Director of Corporate Partnership, at dwong@cityyear.org.

Media Contact: If you are a member of the news media interested in attending and covering this event, please contact Andrea Carter, Communications and External Relations Director, at 215-868-6404 or acarter3@cityyear.org.

Click here to watch a recap video of last year’s event.

Event Details
  • Event location John Welsh School, 2331 N 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19133 OR John F. Hartranft School, 720 W Cumberland Street, Philadelphia PA 19133
  • Event date Monday, January 20, 2020
  • Event time 8:00 am – 2:00 pm EST

National Strategic Partners
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  • AT&T logo
  • Comcast NBC/ Universal logo
  • CSX logo
  • Deloitte logo
  • New York Life Foundation logo
  • Pepsico logo
  • Red Nose Day logo
National Partners
  • Aramark logo
  • Bank of America logo
  • Bain Capital logo
  • Celanese logo
  • Santander logo