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Bringing Communities Together through MLK Day of Service


Across the country, City Year’s 3,000 AmeriCorps members and thousands of volunteers are gathering for a day of service to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly... I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be, and you can never be what you ought to be until I am what I ought to be.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Led by the Corporation for National and Community Service, MLK Day of Service is a national day of service—a "day on, not a day off"for individuals from all walks of life to strengthen communities, bridge barriers and move us closer to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s vision of a Beloved Community.

Follow #cyMLK today on social media to view event photos and live updates on service day events.


Apply to Serve with City Year before January 25


City Year AmeriCorps members are preparing students with the skills and mindsets to succeed in and out of school.

Encourage a young adult you know to learn more about this life-changing leadership opportunity and apply to serve with City Year. Our next application deadline is January 25.

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