President-elect Joe Biden's inaugural committee will promote the national day of service on Martin Luther King Jr. Day as part of festivities ahead of the inauguration on January 20. The committee plans to work with organizations on the state, local and national level as well as service leaders and members of various communities to organize events.
We invite members of our New Providence and Chatham communities and our surrounding communities to join us in this Community Food Drive as part of the MLK National Day of Service. So many of our neighbors are facing food insecurity right now, many for the first time in their lives. This Food Drive will support local food banks who serve our neighbors in need.
There will be TWO drop off locations - one in New Providence and one in Chatham. Come and drop off your food items anytime between 11 AM - 1 PM on Monday, January 18th. Please follow all COVID precautions. Addresses of drop off locations will sent to all who sign up for event. Click here to sign up.
Thank you for joining in the National Day of Service and supporting our Community Food Drive!
This event meets ADA standards.
Notes from the organizer: All events hosted in partnership with the PIC on the National Day of Service must comply with the following guidelines as well as the most up-to-date CDC and local health and safety guidance. Those guidelines could include indoor and outdoor gathering and capacity limits, social distancing, and travel restrictions. More guidance from the CDC can be found here (https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/prevention.html) - Masks are required for all participants at all times, including while participating in outdoor activities. - Refrain from eating or drinking as much as possible. When you do, please ensure that everyone is at least 15 feet away from anyone else. - Participants must maintain six (6) to ten (10) feet of separation from other people at all times. - Participants should wash hands frequently for at least 20 seconds, especially after using the restroom or touching high touch surfaces. - If participants feel symptomatic or display any symptoms, please refrain from attending the event. If you have any questions or requests please email email@example.com.