Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

Martin Luther King Day of Service
Monday, January 18, 2021 (All day)
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The U.S. Congress passed legislation designating the third Monday in January a federal holiday in honor of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The bill because law in 1983. In 1994, Congress called for Martin Luther King Day to become a national day of service. Since 1995, Martin Luther King Day has been observed as a "day on, not a day off" in honor of Dr. King's life of service,