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MLK Day of Service

March 28, 2022 @ 6:00 am - 2:00 pm

Kick off your Spring Break with OCCE and L.A. Works! The school beautification activities in honor of MLK Day of Service will be held at an elementary school in Leimert Park (Hillcrest Drive Elementary) in Los Angeles. The event will run until noon.

L.A. Works creates and leads programming to address critical issues and needs in Los Angeles by mobilizing target volunteer communities – family volunteers; corporate volunteers; general community volunteers; and older adult volunteers.  To learn more about L.A. Works, click here.  

 COVID Safety Requirements

All volunteers must provide proof of vaccination OR negative test within 72 hrs. Volunteers will be required to maintain proper masking at all times and remain socially distanced throughout the event. This is an outdoor only event. If you are sick, stay home. You will be required to use the LiveSafe App to do a symptom check the night before on March 27th and be ready to show your results the morning of March 28th to board the bus no later than 7:00 am.    


Space is limited.  If you don’t wish to join us for a breakfast snack, feel free to arrive no later than 6:30 am.

  • 6:00 am – 6:45 am – Breakfast snacks in front of Miller Hall 
  • 6:45 am – 7:00 am – Check-in & boarding in front of Miller Hall 
  • 7:05 am – Head out to Los Angeles – transportation provided to and from the service site. 
  • 8:30 am – 12:00 pm – Hillcrest Elementary School Beautification in-person Service Project 
  • 12:30pm – Head back to Main Campus

Dress Code

Everyone attending must wear a mask that covers their nose and mouth at all times, including the bus ride to the service site. You will be working with items that may get your clothes dirty, please dress casually, with closed-toes shoes. NO sandals.  An MLK t-shirt will be provided by Office of Civic and Community Engagement.  Wear sunscreen and bring a backpack and/or a drawstring bag to carry your belongings.  

Thank you for being a part of this service activity in honor of MLK Day of Service!  If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please contact the Office of Civic and Community Engagement.

Event Information

Date: March 28, 2022
Time: 6:00 am to 2:00 pm


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