Release Date: 
Monday, November 27, 2023

Volunteer for the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. statue with blue sky in background.

HFC and the University of Michigan-Dearborn will celebrate the 31st annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service by giving back to the community on Monday, January 15, 2024.

The MLK Day of Service is a one-day outreach activity that commemorates the philosophy and legacy of the late civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This event is a collaborative effort between HFC and UM-Dearborn. Students, faculty, and staff from both institutions will volunteer their time to help local agencies with various projects.

Please register in advance for MLK Day volunteer activities

The registration link provides more details about each of the opportunities below. Please sign up today.

OPTION 1: In-person volunteer options on the UM-Dearborn campus from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.:

OPTION 2: In-person volunteer options at various times and locations:

OPTION 3: Remote service opportunities (at your home, where you will provide the materials needed for these activities) from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.:

  • Creating greeting cards
  • Doggie toy making
  • Fleece blanket making

Join us to make a difference on MLK Day!

For questions or more information, contact Kayla Collins at or Brandon Harris at