Unity Rocks! MLK Day Event by RVRHS
In recognition of Martin Luther King Day 2021, students at Rancocas Valley Regional High School (RVRHS) in Mount Holly were invited to paint, color or draw a positive message of unity on a 3-5 inch rock and place the rock somewhere in Burlington County, NJ where others could find it. Click below to view the students' messages of unity, love and peace. The project is in conjunction with the Volunteer Center of Burlington County
MLK Celebration Events in Burlington County visit:
MLK Day Chzallenge Event - Monday, January 18th 10am - 3 pm - Donations Needed - For Details Visit:
Due to COVID-19 - Format for 15th Annual MLK Day Challenge - January 18th 2021 will be a drop-off only event at the Burlington County Library- Main Branch - 5 Pioneer Blvd., Westampton, NJ - 10 AM TO 3 pm
The purpose of the Challenge is to encourage Burlington County residents to join hundreds of thousands Americans across the country in remembering and memorializing Dr. King by participating in service projects in their communities. Together, we will honor King's legacy of tolerance, peace, and equality by meeting community needs and making the holiday a day of community service. Thereby making MLK Day - A Day On, Not a Day Off.
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In 2020, Volunteer Center of Burlington County has welcomed a new generation of board members to compliment current members. Also, the center is working to become acquainted on an ongoing basis with the needs of residents and community resources of Burlington County municipalities.
Volunteer Center of Burlington County has established a Skills Bank for matching volunteers with the specific needs of organizations. To register with the Skills Bank send an email message to email@example.com - include name, email address, specific skill(s), availability, area you are available to serve, population and/or cause most interested.
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The Volunteer Center of Burlington County, a private, nonprofit 501 (c) (3) charitable organization that provides and promotes volunteer opportunities, programs and services to meet community needs, is most grateful for all of its invaluable partnerships with numerous public, private and independent sector entities.