Martin Luther King Day of Service on Jan. 15

BCC to host Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service event on Jan. 15MLK Day of Service

Berkshire Community College (BCC) plans to honor one of America’s greatest heroes by giving back to the community at its annual Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service event – taking place in the Connector building at BCC’s main campus on Monday, January 15.

The National Day of Service event begins at 8:00 a.m. with registrations and a light breakfast. Then, at 9:00 a.m. – Dr. Francis Jones-Sneed, a Professor of History, Political Science & Public Policy at MCLA, will give a keynote address about the history of Martin Luther King Jr. and his call for more community service.

Then, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. – attendees will go out into the community to volunteer to serve at Habitat for Humanity, Gladys Allen Brigham Community Center, or Harvest Table in the Berkshires.

People interested in volunteering on this day are asked to please register in advance. Contact Charles Stephens, BCC’s Career Center Coordinator, at or (413) 236-1611.