United Way seeking projects

Group requests MLK Day projects, volunteers

United Way of Blair County Seeking Projects and Volunteers for 5th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.

United Way of Blair County will host the 5th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Jan. 20.

This day of service is a great opportunity for nonprofit agencies to utilize volunteer resources and have projects completed. Any Blair County nonprofit organization is eligible to register a project for completion. Projects should be indoors and can include tasks like cleaning, painting, organizing, etc.

Volunteers are also being sought for this day of service. Individuals, business or community groups and sports teams are encouraged to sign up.

Nonprofits that would like to register a project are asked to contact Melanie Shildt at mshildt@unitedwayofblaircounty.org. To sign up as a volunteer, please visit www.unitedwayofblaircounty.org/volunteer and click “Volunteer Now.”

For more information, call Melanie Shildt at 317-5108, ext. 306 or via email at mshildt@unitedwayofblaircounty.org.


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