Martin Luther King Jr. Day will be commemorated on January 21. If you are planning how to best spend the time off from work or school, consider volunteering.
To honor the life and legacy of King, many communities offer service events that are easy to join for one day.
From serving meals to the elderly to interpreting critical health information to new immigrants, there are many ways you can devote your skills, time and energy to others in need.
A national listing of service projects in the Charleston area can be found by visiting nationalservice.gov, which includes organizations such as Be A Mentor, Reading Partners, Trident United Way, and Without Walls Ministry.
This Martin Luther King Jr. Day, consider how you can honor a great man, while helping to build a stronger community.
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