CANCELLED! - MLK Day of Service

(Cancelled) was Monday, January 21st, 2019
This event has been cancelled.


Serve your local community on this National Day of Service. Turn a “day off” into a “day on.” Students, faculty, staff and their families will serve a variety of organizations making a difference in our community. We will celebrate and reflect on our service over lunch workshops hosted by Hillel Jewish Student Center and the Department of Pan African Studies.

If you have any question please contact our office at:

Lunch and Transportation is provided 

Please bring Kent State ID (This is needed for FlashPerks)

Registration Opened
Registration Closes
Any time before each shift ends or when space runs out.
Sustainable Development Goals
0 Positions Filled | 1 Impact | 5 Hours

Shifts (10)

1 - 10 of 10 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeDescriptionPositions
Bingo with Senior Citizens8:30am (ET)1:45pm (ET) Talk, laugh, and play bingo with local senior citizens. Join residents at Kentway Senior Living...0/15
Bowling with people with (dis)abilities8:30am (ET)1:45pm (ET) Talk, laugh, and bowl with community members with different abilities. Join Unified Resources Recreation Team...0/22
Constructing a children's activity space8:30am (ET)1:45pm (ET) Begin renovations for a new children's activity room at Upper Room Ministries. Clear out and...0/14
Construction with Hattie Larlham for people with (dis)abilities8:30am (ET)1:45pm (ET) Work on a community house in a nearby neighborhood by painting, removing furniture, tapping wood...0/8
Cooking with Campus Kitchen8:30am (ET)1:45pm (ET) Prepare free, healthy meals for community members. By recovering food that otherwise would go to...0/15
Creating for Days for Girls with Hillel8:30am (ET)1:45pm (ET) Cut, sew and construct reusable menstruation kits so girls worldwide can have an equitable opportunity...0/35
Creating Literacy Kits with United Way8:30am (ET)1:45pm (ET) Color, cut, and create interactive kits to accompany the book “Are You My Mother.” United...0/50
Creating Reusable T-shirt Tote Bags for the Women's Center Food Pantry8:30am (ET)1:45pm (ET) Turn new or gently used T-shirts into reusable grocery bags. Bags will be donated to...0/30
Knitting for Those in Need8:30am (ET)1:45pm (ET) Learn to make knitted hats using looms. Hats will be distributed to people experiencing homelessness....0/30
Serving Breakfast at Skeels-Mathews Community Center8:30am (ET)1:45pm (ET) Prepare and serve a free breakfast for the annual celebration of Dr. King at a...0/7