In Photos: Celebrating MLK Jr.'s Legacy Through a Day of Service

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Felipe Lopez, left, former NBA and St. John’s University basketball star was on hand to help paint murals during the day of service hosted by City Year. Lopez is currently ambassador for NBA Cares and founder of the Felipe Lopez Foundation.
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Volunteers from 14 companies, including Comcast NBCUniversal (parent company of WNBC) participated in City Year New York's day of community service.
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Chris Canty, a former New York Giants, was also on hand at P.S. 43 in the Bronx. Canty not only was on a Super Bowl-winning team, but is the founder of the Chis Canty Foundation.
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Volunteers joined City Year New York for a day of community service at P.S. 43 in the South Bronx to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Around 80 volunteers from Comcast NBCUniversal and WNBC particpated. (Comcast is the parent company of NBCUniversal and, in turn, WNBC.)
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Volunteers of all ages took part in the City Year New York community service event Monday to honor the legacy of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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The community service event included painting murals in an effort to create a vibrant school atmosphere.
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