15 Jan '18, 9pm

‘What are you doing for others?’: @Starbucks partners honor Dr. King’s call for service https://t.co/WTPcZ6ifcS

On the crisp, sunny Martin Luther King Jr. Day morning, Kevin Johnson, Starbucks president and chief executive officer, recalled the words of the civil rights leader. “In 1957, Dr. King commented, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: 'What are you doing for others?',” Johnson told a crowd of hundreds gathered at the Bellwood Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club in Atlanta. One way Starbucks partners and customers are answering that question is by spending Martin Luther King Jr. Day volunteering at more than 150 service projects across the country. They painted community centers, packed food for the hungry, sorted and cleaned shoes to be given to those in need, put together care packs for homeless families and much more “in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King and what he stood for and in celebration of the values that Starbucks stands for,” said Johnson. In Atlan...

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