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All the ways you can make a difference this MLK Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is not just a federal holiday where you take off work. It's also meant to be a national day of service -- a time for action. "You can have a person in your own house that needs help. Your neighbor needs help. That is the whole premise," said Carmen Coya van-Duijn with the King Center in Atlanta.

Looming federal cuts would affect Meals on Wheels

Beloit Meals on Wheels served 23,203 meals in 2011

With a deadline looming for $85 billion in automatic federal spending cuts, thousands of seniors are at risk of losing the daily meal from programs like Meals on Wheels.