Join the MLK Day of Service

Join the local movement of people who will honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Jan. 19, 2015, by serving the community instead of just taking a day off.

Through funding from the Florida Legislature, State College of Florida is providing opportunities for a 2015 Day of Service for service projects in the areas of Bradenton, Palmetto and Sarasota within District 70. Click here to view a District 70 map. SCF works with existing community agencies to blend with and enhance already planned events and programs.

MLK Day of Service awards vary up to $10,000. Funds are given to support the awarded service project. Applications are due by 4 p.m., November 17 and notification of acceptance will be mailed by December 15. Applicants must attend an information session to apply.

Information Sessions

Learn more and get help applying for an award at a mandatory info session at State College of Florida, Building 5 Room 123, 5840 26th St. W, Bradenton. RSVP for an information sessions at or 941-752-5178.

  • Mon., Oct. 27, 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Thurs., Oct. 30, 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Sat., Nov. 1, 10:30 a.m.-noon
  • Mon., Nov. 3, 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Thurs., Nov. 6, 6-7:30. p.m.

Many people and organizations in the area chose to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Jan. 20, 2014, with an MLK Day of Service.


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