Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service and Leadership

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service and Leadership will be taking place on Monday, January 21st, 2019 from 11:00am to 3:00pm! As part of the GW celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members are invited to participate in a day of service, leadership development, and interfaith dialogue. MLK Day of Service and Leadership is sponsored by the Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement & Public Service, with support from the Multicultural Services Center and the Office for Diversity, Equity, and Community Engagement. Last year, over 1,000 students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members gathered for the opening program with keynote speakers and headed to service sites both on- and off-campus as well as leadership workshops. 

  • 10:00am-11am: Check-in - Marvin Center Grant Ballroom (800 21st Street NW)

  • 11:00am: Opening Program & Keynote Speaker - Lisner Auditorium (730 21st St NW)

  • 11:45am: Dismissals and Lunch (On-Campus: Marvin Center Continental Ballroom; Off-Campus: Kogan Plaza)

  • 12:30pm-3:00pm: Off-Campus Service 12:30pm-1:45pm: On-Campus Block-One (Workshop OR Mobile Project)

  • 1:45pm-3:00pm: On-Campus Block-Two (Workshop OR Mobile Project)

  • 3:00pm: Service Ends

For groups that register soon, we will be able to ensure that your group is assigned to serve together at the same community site. Departments are welcome to serve together, and faculty are welcome to bring their families.