Past Meetup

Celebrate MLK Day

Hosted by Buffalo Volunteer and Friendship

Public group

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On Monday, January 20th, 2014, The Western New York Regional Volunteer Center (in partnership with The Service Collaborative of Western New York, Inc. and United Way of Buffalo & Erie County) will celebrate MLK Day 2014 with the Village of Hamburg and the Food Bank of Western New York. AmeriCorps members, students, and community volunteers will mobilize to turn Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life and teachings into community action. Volunteers will work together to collect nonperishable items and canned goods from the front porch of each household in the Village of Hamburg. Volunteer Registration and MLK Day Kick-Off will begin at 8:30 AM and take place at the Hamburg Memorial Youth Center (200 Prospect Avenue, Hamburg, NY 14075). See Parking Instructions Below!!!!!
Volunteers can park at the following locations (both locations are two blocks away from the Hamburg Memorial Youth Center):

•1.Community Center Building - 107 Prospect Avenue, Hamburg, NY
•2.Union Pleasant Elementary School - 150 Pleasant Avenue, Hamburg, NY

*** Please dress accordingly for winter weather. This is an outdoor volunteer opportunity.

***All participating volunteers under the age of 18 must have a parental consent/release. All participating volunteers under the age of 13 must have parental guidance.