USM students to participate in volunteer initiative on MLK
USM students volunteer at Christian Services. By Bailey Maloney
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -
This is a news release from The University of Southern Mississippi
In conjunction with the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday Monday, Jan. 19, the university's Center for Community and Civic Engagement is arranging for a volunteer opportunity for Southern Miss students at Christian Services in downtown Hattiesburg from 9-11:30 a.m.
The students will assist the charity's staff with sorting donations of clothing, toys and other items that came in during the holiday season.
At noon, following their volunteer work at Christian Services, the students will take a tour of Hattiesburg's African-American Military Museum, located at 305 E. 6th St.