Mid-South Gives back with MLK Days of Service

"Memphis and the Mid-South really serve together, regardless of your economic background, your racial background, whatever the case may be, we all have a common goal of serving each other here in the Mid-South,"said Hill.

Each day of the four-day weekend in January has a specific focus. Projects on Friday, January the 12th center around "youth and education." On Saturday, January the 13th they revolve around "family and friends." Sunday the 14th is being called Service Sunday, with Monday the 15th, MLK day, as Cleanup Monday.

Projects run the gamut from indoor or outdoor and include cleanup, tutoring, and even contributing to food and school supply drives.

Read the full article at WMC Action News 5.