Martin Luther King Jr. Interfaith Day of Service
When
Monday, January 21, 2019 at 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

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Where
Levin Ballroom & Usdan Student Center
Brandeis University
415 South Street
Waltham, MA

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Theme: Continuous Giving

Come honor and learn from the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968), pack meals for food pantries and congregations that serve the homeless community, and participate in social justice discussions with Brandeis clubs and local non-profits.
 
Workshops for the day include: Chaplains on the Way - Spiritual Companioning, Prejudice or Empathy with CMM's IFYI Program Director Shelton Oakley Hersey, Habitat for Humanity, Community Day Center of Waltham, with activities for younger children too.

About the speaker: Kevin C. Peterson is founder and executive director of The New Democracy Coalition, a non-partisan and non-profit organization that focuses on civic engagement in Massachusetts and across the United States. (Read more on the RSVP page linked below.)
 
Schedule:
9 - 9:30 am: Registration and MLK Speeches - Levin Ballroom
9:30 - 10:00 am: Opening Gathering - Levin Ballroom
10:00 am -11:05 am: Blue Session: Meal Packing Project & Educational Justice Fair - Usdan 
Workshop times: 10:00 -10:30 am; 10:30 - 11:00 am; or 10:00 to 11 am
11:05 am -12:10 pm: Red Session: Meal Packing Project and Educational Justice Fair Usdan 
Workshop times: 11:05 - 11:35 am; 11:35 - 12:05 pm or 11:05 to 12:05
12:15 - 1 pm: Closing Gathering - Levin Ballroom

All are welcome at no cost, but donations are welcomed. RSVP through Eventbrite.

Co-Sponsored by Brandeis University's Chaplaincy Office, Department of Community Services, International Center for Ethics, Justice and Public Life, Intercultural Center, Waltham Group, Myra Kraft Transitional Year Program, Brandeis University Library and Cooperative Metropolitan Ministries.