Blessing Bags in Honor of MLK Day of Service

Intergenerational Service Project. Photo Opportunity on January 17

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – To commemorate Martin Luther King Day of Service, participating members of the Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation’s Senior Centers and Department staff collected donations for Blessing Bags that will be delivered to local homeless shelters on MLK Day. The bags will include a variety of hygiene products, snacks, water, hand warmers, and socks.

The media is invited to this intergenerational service project for a photo opportunity. Children from the Lindale Recreation Center will be working alongside members of the Lindale Senior Center to assemble the Blessing Bags on Friday, January 17, at 3:45pm at the Lindale Recreation Center located at 3133 Swantner Drive.

Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. For assistance or to request a reasonable accommodation, please call (361) 826-3460 in advance.

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