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MLK Weekend of Service (All Ages)

  • 10:00 AM
  • Union Temple - 17 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238


 

Honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this MLK Weekend through learning and service.

Our friends at Repair the World and Time for Good have put together an incredible weekend of service opportunities – all ages, all faiths, all neighborhoods. Join Rabbi Amichai at Union Temple to assemble winter accessory packets, refresh supplies for children in local schools, pack food for those experiencing food insecurity, and prepare materials for outreach about SNAP benefits. Co-sponsored by MET Council and Union Temple.

RSVP Here (First Shift 10am – 12pm)
RSVP Here (Second Shift 12:30pm – 2:30pm)

This opportunity is currently at capacity, but a limited amount of walk-ins will be welcome. You can also check out all the other different opportunities below!

Want an opportunity at a different time or neighborhood? Our friends at Repair the World and Time for Good have put together an incredible weekend of service opportunities. Click the links below or check out RTW’s Volunteer in Brooklyn and Volunteer in Manhattan website pages for details about all of their projects throughout the weekend. You can also visit Time for Good’s website to discover meaningful ways to make a real difference all year long. Help them reach their goal of 1 million hours of service!


Monday, Jan. 16

9:30 am Family Friendly Mural Making with CBE, Brooklyn

9:30 am Family Friendly CBE Feeds, Brooklyn

9:30 am Brooklyn Children’s Museum, Brooklyn

10:00 am Family Friendly Service for Our Brooklyn Neighbors with UJA Time for Good, Brooklyn

10:00 am Toiletry Kit Making and Exploring Hunger Issues with B’Nai Jeshrun, Manhattan

10:00 am Family Friendly Cook a Hot Meal, Manhattan

11:00 am Family Friendly Assemble Food & Toiletry Packages, Manhattan

12:00 pm Food Benefits Outreach, Brooklyn

12:00 pm Family Friendly Serve a Hot Meal, Manhattan

12:30 pm Family Friendly Service for Our Brooklyn Neighbors with UJA Time for Good, Brooklyn

12:30 pm Transforming Spaces for Older Adults, Manhattan

1:00 pm Family Friendly Hunger Van with Muslims Against Hunger, Brooklyn

1:45 pm Family Friendly Assemble Food & Toiletry Packages, Manhattan

2:00 pm Food Benefits Outreach, Manhattan

3:00 pm Teen Volunteer Corps: Hunger Van with Muslims Against Hunger, Brooklyn

4:00 pm Family Friendly Cook a Hot Meal, Manhattan

6:00 pm Family Friendly Serve a Hot Meal, Manhattan