9th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Interfaith Day of Service

When: Monday, January 21 2019 9:00am–1:00pm

Levin Ballroom & Usdan Student Center
Brandeis University

Co-Sponsored by Brandeis University’s Chaplaincy Office, Department of Community Services, International Center for Ethics, Justice and Public Life, Intercultural Center, Waltham Group, Myra Kraft Transitional Year Program, Brandeis University Library and CMM

All are welcome, no cost, but donations welcomed. This year’s theme: “Continuous Giving.” Featuring guest speaker: Kevin Peterson, The New Democracy Coalition.

Come honor and learn from the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968), pack meals for food pantries & congregations that serve the homeless community and participate in social justice discussions with Brandeis clubs and local non-profits.

Workshops for the day include: Chaplains on Way – Spiritual Companioning, Prejudice or Empathy with CMM’s IFYI Program Director Shelton Oakley Hersey, Habitat for Humanity, Community Day Center of Waltham, with activities for younger kids too.


9-9:30am: Registration and MLK Speeches Levin Ballroom

9:30-10:00am: Opening Gathering Levin Ballroom

10:00am-11:05am: Blue Session: Meal Packing Project & Educational Justice Fair Usdan

Workshop times: 10:00-10:30am; 10:30-11:00am or 10:00 to 11am

11:05-12:10pm: Red Session: Meal Packing Project and Educational Justice Fair Usdan

Workshop times: 11:05am-11:35am; 11:35-12:05pm or 11:05 to 12:05

12:15-1pm: Closing Gathering Levin Ballroom

To see the full calendar of Boston Solidarity events, click here.