Flossmoor Trustee Joni Bradley-Scott helps fill care packages with treats for area first responders. (Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle)
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MLK Day: Plan4Success volunteers provide sweets for first responders, socks for unhoused

While steady rain fell outside, Plan4Success founder Nicole Brookens worked inside Flossmoor Village Hall to prep the system that would soon produce dozens of care packages for first responders and organize donations of socks for area shelters.

"It's an assembly line," she said. 

The project was one of more than 20 that were part of Flossmoor's 2023 MLK Day of Service on Monday, Jan. 16, each honoring Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy by offering ways to help others.

Brookens started the . . .

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