Friday, January 20, 2012
sponsored by

Community Action Corner
Community Action Partnership of Central Illinois on the Web

Community Action honors volunteers as part of MLK Day of Service

Send a link to a friend

[January 20, 2012]  Community Action recently honored volunteers in the Foster Grandparent program while celebrating the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.

Henry Johnston of Jefferson Christian Church in Lincoln spoke of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  Paula Gregg, director of the Foster Grandparent program, honored those in attendance for their service to the program.

The Corporation for National and Community Service leads the annual MLK Day of Service, working with the King Center in Atlanta and thousands of nonprofit groups and businesses nationwide. The MLK Day of Service shines a spotlight on service as a powerful force to bridge economic and social divides, empowering individuals, strengthening communities and bridging barriers.

Community Action Partnership of Central Illinois is a not-for-profit agency serving the low-income and senior populations of six counties in central Illinois. For more information, visit

[Text from file received from Community Action Partnership of Central Illinois]

< Top Stories index

< Recent Community Action articles

Back to top


News | Sports | Business | Rural Review | Teaching and Learning | Home and Family | Tourism | Obituaries

Community | Perspectives | Law and Courts | Leisure Time | Spiritual Life | Health and Fitness | Teen Scene
Calendar | Letters to the Editor