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Monday, January 19, 2015

Martin Luther King Day and ways you can help your community

Martin Luther King Day is celebrated each year on the third Monday in January celebrates the birth of Martin Luther King Jr. who was born January 15, 1929. King was a great man who stood up for society. He became the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace prize for his social activists work. On April 4, 1968 he was assassinated while making a speech on the balcony of his hotel room in Memphis Tennessee. His birth became a national Holiday when in 1983.      
                   Martin Luther King JR. was a great man who fought for freedom for many. He believed that all were created to be free and to live free. He helped his community and in many ways the world by doing what he thought was right There are ways that you can help your community as well.  Donate clothes and toys that your children have outgrown  or don't use anymore. There are many organizations that would welcome these  Help clean up your neighbor hood. We have some great weather here in our neighborhood the last couple of days. There are things that you and your family can do to spruce up the neighborhood Greet your neighbors with a special treat. Brighten their day and its also a great way to welcome new neighbors as well as to say thank you to the ones you all ready know.  Random Acts of Kindness are always something we all welcome. I love to read on facebook of those that paid it forward and the surprise that  they have received when someone does something nice for them.  straighten the pantry and donate can goods to a charity to help those in need

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