MUUF was awarded $3056.57 for the benefit of Downtown Ministries. The money is for hygiene kits for the homeless. Volunteers can come to the preparing and packing of the kits on Tuesday, January 21 from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. The location is 1713 8th Avenue W #56 in Palmetto.
The second day for volunteers is on Saturday, January 25 from 8:30 to 10:30 am. This will be the distribution of the kits, as well as serving a free breakfast. The location is at the West Bradenton Baptist Church,1604 17th Street W, Bradenton.
Volunteers from MUUF and others are welcome. No need to sign up, just SHOW UP !
This is a nationwide program – Martin Luther King, Jr., Day of Service program funded locally through State College of Florida. There are about 30 similar awards throughout Manatee County. Events will be held throughout the week where volunteers are welcome to perform a Day of Service.