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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service
Radnor Township School District students, parents and staff members are invited to join the five Radnor Township School District parent-teacher organizations for the fourth annual district-wide Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service at 10 a.m. on Monday, January 20 at Radnor High School.
The event will feature hands-on service projects, donation collections, and more. All proceeds will be donated to the Radnor A Better Chance program.
Please note: The Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service is open to RTSD students, parents/guardians & staff ONLY. Children in grades K-8 must be accompanied by a parent.
Volunteers are needed to help make the annual RTSD Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service a success! Opportunities include setting up, running the registration table, escorting visitors, collecting donations, leading a service project, cleaning up, delivering donation items & more.
View available openings and learn more about ways you can help before, during and after the event on SignUpGenius.
Hands-On Service Projects
Food Pantry at Wayne Church
Create Blizzard Bags filled with non-perishable food, kids decorate w/ cutouts of snowflakes, etc.
Bryn Mawr Hospital Pediatric Unit
Assemble activity kits for children in the hospital
Rosemont Care & Rehabilitation Center & Wayne Senior Center
Make care packages for the elderly
Write letters of gratitude to first responders
Life Center of Eastern Delaware County
Decorate lunch bags and assemble lunches for the hungry in our community and collate hygiene kits for the homelesss
Cradles to Crayons
Decorate kid pack bags (for families to help celebrate the birthdays of children in need)
Valley Youth House
Create support kits for homeless and runaway youth, age 21 and under. Pack donated essential items into reusable tote bags.
Reach Out And Read (ROAR) Philadelphia
Create decorative/inspirational bookmarks & collate with donated books.
Collate mother/baby kits for their free store.
Items needed: Diapers (any size)
Learn more: CityTeam
Cradles to Crayons
Items needed: New (in package) socks and underwear for children
Learn more: Cradles to Crayons
Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society (Philly PAWS)
Items needed: Towels (new or used/clean), canned pet food, paper towels, bleach, laundry detergent, and heavy duty contractor bags
Learn more: Philly PAWS
Wayne Church Food Pantry
Items needed: Non-perishable food items (boxed, canned or dry goods)
Learn more: Wayne Church Food Pantry
Mindfulness Session: 10:45-11:15 a.m.
Practicing Peace with Stacey Mandel
An introductory mindfulness session to explore how “paying attention to the here and now with kindness and curiosity” can empower us to respond rather than react to life.
Hoops for Helping
Join us in the gymnasium after you’ve completed some hands-on service projects. It’s our way of saying thanks!
Enjoy a sweet treat baked with care by the RMS Baking Club. There will be additional food and drink items for purchase. Funds raised will be donated.
Purchase 50/50 tickets for a chance to win money. Funds raised will be donated.