MLK Day of Service Events

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GREENVILLE, NC (WNCT) – Millions of Americans are celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. day by honoring the Dr. King’s vision of service.

A local volunteer at ECU suggests everyone take part in the day of service.

“Get out into the community and really experience Greenville and what it has to offer and to give back whatever they can to the community,” says Jade Umberger of the Leadership and Service Learning Office at ECU.

At ECU. 15 community organizations will partner with students to take community action.

If you’re looking to attend some events on Monday to commemorate MLK day, here are two events happening here in the East:

Craven Community College will have a day of service. It will begin at 8 am at the Religious Community Services Center in New Bern.

The Greenville-Pitt Chamber of Commerce will host the 19th annual Community Unity Breakfast. It will begin at 7:30 am at Harvey Hall at ECU’s Murphy Center.

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