9th Annual UlsterCorps MLK Day Celebration of Service  - BlueStone Press
December 10, 2018

9th Annual UlsterCorps MLK Day Celebration of Service 

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Join volunteers from UlsterCorps and many other locally based service agencies as they come together and celebrate the volunteers who give so much to make the community such a special place, 3-6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14 (with snow date of Monday, Jan. 15), at the Rosendale Recreation Center, 1055 Route 32, Rosendale. The day will honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and celebrate the broad circle of kindness and generosity that knits everyone together as a community and demonstrates the value of the volunteer spirit across all generations. The event is free and features live music by Reggie Earls & the Pearls, refreshments and raffles for the volunteers. UlsterCorps is a countywide resource dedicated to fostering a culture of volunteerism, collaborative work and community service. Their mission is to educate about volunteerism and best practices, facilitate successful and effective volunteer placements, and build collaborations among nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and businesses engaged in community involvement throughout Ulster County. While UlsterCorps involves individuals of all ages in its activities, it has a deep commitment to engaging and educating youth in community service and leadership. “I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted, and behold, service was joy.” – R. Tagore of India For more information, call 845-481-0331or visit ulstercorps.org.


Event Date
Sunday, January 14, 2018

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