Connecticut College recently honored three members of the community with the 2015 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Service Awards, conferred each year on those who exemplify and uphold the legacy of Dr. King's work.
Camels in cities across the country will join together to volunteer in local soup kitchens, parks and homeless shelters on April 16 and 17. Alumni are coordinating projects from Boston to San Francisco. All members of the College community are welcome to participate.
Below is preliminary information about the projects; watch your e-mail for details:
Los Angeles: Heal the Bay, Will Rogers State Beach cleanup on April 16.
Boston: Heading Home, work in the food pantry on April 16.
Providence: Serve Rhode Island, Roger Williams Park cleanup on April 16.
Washington, D.C.: Details coming soon, on April 16.
Chicago: Details coming soon, April 16.
New York: Details coming soon, on April 16.
San Francisco: San Francisco Food Bank, April 17.
For more information e-mail Erin Melvin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We're launching this new program in the College's Centennial year to honor a legacy that has always been an important part of a Connecticut College education: service to community.
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Deborah MacDonnell (860) 439-2504, email@example.com