9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance

Participants in the 9/11 National Day of Service and RemembranceIn tribute to all of those who were lost, and the tens of thousands who rose in service, 9/11 has been designated a National Day of Service & Remembrance. Each year the Maroon Volunteer Center collaborates with Volunteer Starkville to organize a variety of service projects dedicated to the National Day of Service, including Habitat for Humanity, 9/11 I WILL pledge drive on campus and in the community, service events at local fire stations, and a 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance Ceremony at Fire Station One. In 2012, over 50 volunteers participated in “Serving Those That Serve Us” and event that benefited the local Fire Stations and Oktibbeha County Firing Range.