Through Friday, Jan. 18
Donation boxes can be found in the Campus Center, Guild (near the Dean's offices), the Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research, and the LILAC | Civic Engagement office in the Dolwen Building on Cambrian Row.
The Main Line Martin Luther King Association's Annual MLK Day Holiday Program
Sunday, Jan. 20, Goodhart, McPherson Auditorium
Join the MLK Association for a musical tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr., which will include the introduction of 2018-19 scholarship recipients, a freewill scholarship offering, and light refreshments following the program.
LILAC | Civic Engagement and Main Line MLK Association Service Project
Monday, Jan. 21, 10 a.m.-Noon, Bethel AME Church, Bryn Mawr (transportation provided)
Participate in Martin Luther King, Jr., Day of Service by volunteering to sort toiletry donations into free kits for the clients of the People's Emergency Center and individuals experiencing homelessness in Philadelphia. Transportation to Bethel AME Church in Bryn Mawr (where the service project will take place) will be provided by LILAC | Civic Engagement. Please register to participate using Handshake. If you do not have a Handshake account, please email Ellie Esmond (email@example.com) to register for this event.
The People's Congress: Building the People's Platform
Monday, Jan. 21, 1- 3 p.m., Bible Way Baptist Church, Overbrook (transportation provided)
A MLK Day Teach-In and Rally, Sponsored by POWER and the MLK D.A.R.E Coalition. Join local community organizers for a Teach-In and Rally focused on political activism and advocacy designed to build a better Philadelphia. POWER is an interfaith coalition committed to building communities of opportunity that work for everyone. By strengthening and mobilizing networks of relationships, POWER seeks to exercise power in the public arena so that the needs and priorities of all people are reflected in the systems and policies that shape our cities. This event will be held at the Bible Way Baptist Church in West Philadelphia (Overbrook). Transportation will be provided by LILAC | Civic Engagement. Interested students should register using Handshake. If you do not have a Handshake account please email Ellie Esmond (firstname.lastname@example.org) to register for this event.
Girls on the Run Saturday of Service
Saturday, Feb. 2, 7:30 a.m.-12: 30 p.m., Germantown Academy (transportation provided)
Girls on the Run Coach training Eevent: Bryn Mawr College volunteers with help Girls on the Run staffers check in GOTR coaches, sell GOTR merchandise, assist in set up for the event, and distribute practice materials for coaches. Light breakfast and transportation to and from the service project will be provided by LILAC | Civic Engagement. Please contact Grace Toner (email@example.com) to sign up to participate!
Red Cross On-Campus Blood Drive
Wednesday, Feb. 6, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Old Library, Great Hall
Schedule your appointment to donate blood now. Blood donation is a valuable form of community service. Traumas account for 41 million ER visits annually. It's the blood on the shelves that helps save lives. Schedule your appointment to donate now. Enter the sponsor code: Bryn Mawr College. If you have any questions, please contact Ellie Esmond at firstname.lastname@example.org.