George Washington University Student Priscilla Nei, right, and dozens of other volunteers write handwritten letters to service members to go along with service packages for members of the armed services abroad during the National Day of Service at the D.C. Armory, Washington, D.C., Saturday, January 19, 2013. Non-profit groups are running hundreds of service projects for the Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Photo by: ANDREW HARNIK

George Washington University Student Priscilla Nei, right, and dozens of other volunteers write handwritten letters to service members to go along with service packages for members of the armed services abroad during the National Day of Service at the D.C. Armory, Washington, D.C., Saturday, January 19, 2013. Non-profit groups are running hundreds of service projects for the Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)