MLK Day of Service January 15, 2018
Hosted at Co-Cathedral of St. Robert Bellarmine
61 Georgia Road, Freehold, NJ 07728
WHO: 6th-12th graders in groups from schools and places of worship (plus adult
WHY: To use this day off school to honor the legacy of Dr. King by serving those in need in our community.
COST: $25 plus a toiletry item to donate per person (including participants AND
WHERE WE’LL SERVE: We’ll place you at a service site within an easy drive
of Freehold. If your group is more than one vehicle, you may serve at multiple sites.
WHAT TO BRING: A toiletry item to donate (full or travel sized; ideas include
toothbrush, toothpaste, comb, shaving cream, razors, shampoo, conditioner, soap, Qtips, feminine hygiene products), a water bottle, weather-appropriate clothing (could be outside!), and a willingness to serve wherever needed! If your site needs extra supplies, we’ll let you know that ahead of time.
WHAT IS INCLUDED: The Center for FaithJustice provides day of staffing, program set up (service sites, promotional information, reflections) and provides opening and closing prayer services, reflection time and related activities.
“Everybody can be great…because anybody can serve… You only need a heart full of grace and a soul generated by love.”
– Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.