MLK Day of Service in Nashville

Monday, January 16, 2017 at
Nashville, TN

Join Us to Help Feed Those Living with HIV/AIDS in Nashville

Partners: Human Rights Campaign & Nashville Cares

MLK Day of Service is on January 16, 2017. We hope you will join us in transforming this national holiday into a “day on, not a day off” meant to turn Dr. King’s teachings into action across the country, and to deepen our commitment and connection to those in our community.

HRC and Nashville Cares invite you to help us provide toiletry kits for Middle Tennesseans infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. Please join us by donating or volunteering.


Help us collect the following items for the clients served by Nashville Cares:

  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Combs
  • Hairbrushes
  • Deodorant
  • Bar soap
  • Liquid body soap
  • Loofahs
  • Shaving razors
  • Shaving cream
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Samples of colognes/perfumes
  • Skin lotions
  • Toilet paper

The locations of collection boxes and information on monetary donations (each kit costs about $20) to support this project, can be found here:


On Monday, January 16 at 1:00 p.m., join HRC Nashville at Nashville Cares at 633 Thompson Lane 37204 to assemble the toiletry kits.

For more updates and information, please see or contact Chuck Owen at or Elizabeth Spencer at

For more information about MLK Day of Service, please visit