Looking for a special way to commemorate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.? South Florida organizations are hosting a number of unique ways you can celebrate MLK's impact on the United States as we celebrate MLK Day this year. Whether you prefer to participate in volunteer service, attend a ceremony or view an artistic celebration of Dr. King's life, there's something interesting for you. Here's a sampling of activities:
MLK Day of Service - HandsOnMiami is sponsoring an all-morning day of service on Saturday, January 15th. Individuals from all backgrounds and walks of life will gather to transform Miami Northwestern High School. For more information or to register, visit the HandsOnMiami website.
MLK Celebration - The University of Miami is hosting a day-long series of events, including a civil rights exhibit, forum, movie night and church service. For more information, visit the Multicultural Student Affairs website.
Unity in the Community - The city of Miami Gardens is hosting a Unity in the Community celebration on Monday. For more information, visit the Miami Gardens MLK website.
If you know of a Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration that's not included in this list, please send me the details.