Students, faculty and staff from Cooley Law School’s Tampa Bay campus celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Day by volunteering at two locations.
Volunteers from Cooley worked in the soup kitchen at the Portamento of Hope Café. Portamento of Hope provides food and resources to the local homeless population. In addition, members of Cooley’s Black Law Students Association partnered with the George Edgecombe Bar Association at the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade and served as chaperones for middle school students during at the parade.
About Cooley Law School: Celebrating 40 years of excellence, the Thomas M. Cooley Law School is a private, nonprofit, independent law school accredited by the American Bar Association and the Higher Learning Commission. Cooley has provided its more than 17,000 graduates with the practical skills necessary for a seamless transition from academia to the real world. Cooley offers its Juris Doctor program, Joint Degree programs, and Master of Laws programs three times a year with enrollment in January, May and September. Cooley Law School has campuses across Michigan in Lansing, Auburn Hills, Grand Rapids and Ann Arbor, and in Tampa Bay, Florida.