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Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Members of Public Safety paid respect to Dr. King’s legacy by engaging in MLK Day of Service activities.

DPS Donation Drive: DPS volunteers packed individual donation bags and filled boxes with useful items donated by Public Safety personnel to support the Outley House Men’s Shelter located in West Philadelphia. Over 50 bags of individual use supplies were filled, as well as donations of cold weather comfort items.

Boxes of items to be donated. DPS personnel preparing materials for donation. Foreground- table filled with toiletries and other personal use items.

DPS personnel participated in the University’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service volunteer events at Houston Hall. DPS volunteers included VP Kathleen Anderson and Chief Gary Williams. K9 Officer Uman made a guest appearance with her partner Officer Wesley.

VP Anderson packaging donations at a volunteer event in Houston Hall.VP Anderson poses with a police officer at a volunteer event in Houston Hall.Chief Williams with Officer Wesley and K9 Officer Uman (a black labrador retriever) pose for a photo in Houston Hall as a volunteer event is taking place.

Sergeant Gonzalez and Officer Harding participated in a neighborhood cleaning event with other volunteers. The officers were glad to have helped and had a great time meeting new friends.

Two officers at a neighborhood clean up event, in front of a brick building with a large trash can and rake. Two officers at a neighborhood clean up event, on Walnut Street with a group of volunteers, standing with the bags of garbage they collected.