On Monday, January 16, 2017, Volunteer Fairfax proudly presents, the eigth annual Give Together, a family volunteer event on Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service.
Every year, the nation celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, a nationalholiday honoring Dr. King’s message of peace and empowerment. In recognition of Dr. King’s message, this day has been designated as a National Day of Service. Volunteer Fairfax participates in the MLK Day of Service on a local and grassroots level with the presentation of Give Together.
Give Together, a Family Volunteer Day, is designed to gather together families with elementary school children to work on service projects that support neighborhood charitable efforts. In addition, Give Together gives parents the opportunity to teach the values of volunteering and giving back to the community. Read about one family that has made this event a tradition.
Grab those kiddos-- children or grandchildren--and begin a new tradition of giving back. Register today to ensure your family a spot at this heartwarming event! All volunteer activities are FREE to participants. All volunteer projects will directly benefits nonprofit agencies in our community.
Quotes and Memories from past Give Together events: