MLK Days of Service start January 2018

MLK Days of Service start January 2018

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Each year on the third Monday in January, thousands of people from across the nation observe the MLK Days of Service.

This year, WMC Action News 5 is teaming up with Volunteer Memphis to help realize Dr. King's vision.

There will be a kickoff event at the Benjamin L. Hooks Library on Thursday, January 11.

Afterwards, there will be four days of service leading up to January 15 with a community clean up.

For more information, visit the official website here.

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