Release Date: 
Friday, November 15, 2019

MLK Day of Service, January 20

MLK Day volunteers from 2018

T he time has come to register as a volunteer for the 2020 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service!

MLK Day of Service is a one-day outreach activity that commemorates the philosophy and legacy of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The coordination of this event is a collaborative effort with the University of Michigan-Dearborn and Henry Ford College. Students, faculty, and staff from both institutions volunteer their time and service to help local agencies with renovation, educational, and social projects.

The HFC campuses will be closed in observance of the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This gives you have a great opportunity to participate in this worthy program!

MLK Day of Service

Monday, January 20, 2020

University of Michigan-Dearborn, Kochoff Hall in the University Center (4901 Evergreen Road)

Volunteer Breakfast and Registration Check-In begins at 7:45 a.m.

Volunteers depart to registered site at 8:30 a.m. and projects end 1:00 p.m.

No afternoon ceremony, program ends following the completion of your volunteer project.

The 2020 MLK day includes the following project agencies and many more!

  • Arts and Scraps

  • Capuchin Services Center

  • Fish and Loaves

  • Gleaners

  • Vista Maria

  • Zaman International

To participate in this MLK Service Day project, please register early, volunteer slots go fast! The registration site will take you step by step to becoming a volunteer.

Make a difference on MLK Day!

Questions may be directed to Mandy Earl, Student Activities Associate at (313) 317-1756 or

To register for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, please visit this website.