Jewish Community Relations Councilof San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin, Sonoma, Alameda and Contra Costa Counties


MLK Day of Service Events Around the Bay

December 13, 2017
Posted by: JCRC Staff

"Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that."

Celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a day engaging in tikkun olam together with the diverse communities of our Bay Area. MLK Day of Service events will be held on January 15 in various locations around the bay.


Monday, January 15, 2018


East Bay

7th Annual Berkeley MLK Celebration, "Beyond the Dream: Working for Justice," 8:30am, Berkeley

Day of Service at the MLK Regional Shoreline, 8:30am, Oakland

MLK Annual Celebration in El Cerrito, 8:30am, El Cerrito

MLK National Day of Service - Richmond Greenway at Carlson Meadow, 9:00am, Richmond

Uhuru MLK Day (A project of the African People's Education and Defense Fund), 10:00am, Oakland

21st Annual Piedmont MLK Celebration, "Bending the Arc," 12:00pm, Piedmont

MLK Day of Service Blood Drive, 2:00pm, Oakland

North Bay

Golden Gate National Parks MLK Day of Service 2018 Muir Beach: Habitat Restoration, 10:10am, Marin

Golden Gate National Parks MLK Day of Service 2018 Stinson Beach: Beach Cleanup, 10:00am, Stinson Beach


Peninsula Multifaith Coalition's 6th Annual MLK Day of Service, 8:00am, various locations

OFJCC's Mitzvah Day, 11th Annual MLK Community Day of Service, 8:30am, Palo Alto

Golden Gate National Parks MLK Day of Service 2018 Rancho Corral de Tierra: Habitat Restoration, 10:00am, San Mateo

PJCC's Grow Justice: Fight Hunger - Garden Service Day. 1:00pm on Sunday, January 14, Palo Alto

San Francisco

MLK Labor & Community Breakfast, 8:00am, San Francisco

Golden Gate National Parks MLK Day of Service 2018, 10:00am, various San Francisco locations:

MLK Day of Service 2018 Beach Cleanup hosted by Aquarium of the Bay, 10:00am, San Francisco

MLK Day of Service 2018 Shoreline Cleanup hosted by EcoCenter at Heron's Head Park, 10:00am, San Francisco

The Urgency of Now, MLK2018, Open January 13-15, San Francisco


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