Mesa honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) annually with a parade in downtown Mesa. Parade organizers need volunteers for a variety of duties for the parade on MLK Day Monday, Jan. 21 between 8:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Volunteers are needed to help with parade staging and de-staging areas and parade route management. You must be at least 18 years of age or 16 if accompanied by a parent or guardian. If you are interested in volunteering, here is the sign-up link: www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0449AFA829A0FC1-mlkjr.
Mesa's MLK Parade begins at 11 a.m. and takes place along Center Street between MLK Way and First Street. The celebration will include Mesa City Councilmembers, marching bands, community leaders and organizations.
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Contact: Kevin Christopher