Register for an MLK Day Service Project

 

Project Leader and individual registration for the 2014 MLK Day of Service is now open! To register for an MLK Day of Service project, visit the United Way of King County registration site.

Project Leaders:

123_martin_luther_and_coretta_king_with_robert_wagnerProject Leaders select a specific service site, and are responsible for recruiting volunteers to participate in their project.  They will sign volunteers up with United Way, and help with facilitation at Kickoff and their service site during the Day of Service. 

Please see our Volunteer Project Leader Resource Manual for more information about being a Project Leader.

Project Leader Registration Opens November 12th

What does it mean to be a Project Leader? Tasks include:

• Recruit volunteers to join your MLK Day project

• Communicate with your host organization

• Communicate with volunteers who sign up for your project

• Use the United Way online registration system to sign upand register group members

• Help frame why this event & your specific service project are important for the volunteers

• Coordinate t-shirt pick for your group members

If you are unable to fill your project with people you know, there will be an opportunity to open your project up to individual volunteers in early January!

We will be holding two Project Leader Info Sessions.  These sessions are not mandatory, but are a great opportunity to learn more about signing up for a project and recruiting volunteers, as well as using United Way of King County’s interface.

You may attend one of the following Project Leader Info Sessions:

Thursday, November 7, 4-5pm in MGH 173R
Wednesday, November 13, 12-1pm in MGH 171E

If you are interested in participating in the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, but don’t want to be a Project Leader, registration for individuals will open on January 3.

If you have any questions or concerns, don’t hesitate to contact mlkjr@uw.edu.

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