MLK Serve-a-Thon


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Join Hunger Free America for our annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Serve-a-Thon. Help us honor Dr. King’s legacy as a civil rights and anti-poverty leader and activist by volunteering to help advance food security in our communities.

Sign up for volunteer opportunities here!

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MLK service opps

MLK Day has been federally designated as a day of service that encourages everyone to make the holiday "a day on, not a day off." Read more about the Corporation for National & Community Service's MLK Day of Service.

You may also email with “MLK Day Serve-a-Thon” in the subject line for more information about how you can volunteer, host your own Virtual Food Drive, or if you have general questions about our Serve-a-Thon.

Donate now or create your own fundraising page!


Check out media coverage from the past MLK Serve-a-Thons:

New Yorkers Gather to Honor MLK

Volunteers Turn Out to Fight Hunger for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Clothing and Food Distributed in Morningside Heights Ahead of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

How You Can Volunteer on MLK Jr. Day

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