Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity

January 28, 2014

Students, Staff and Alumni Participate in 2014 MLK Day of Service

MLK Day of ServiceOMA&D students, staff and alumni, in collaboration with the UW Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center, United Way of King County and UW student organizations, came together to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., through a day of service on Monday, Jan. 20.

Festivities began with a kick-off event that included speakers, performances and a continental breakfast at the Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center. From there, participants engaged in a variety of community service projects, ranging from disaster preparedness to helping veterans and military families. A group also went to Garfield High School in Seattle to take part in educational outreach workshops and participate in Seattle’s MLK Day march.

Photos by Rudy Mondragon, Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center