Make the Summer of 2016 a Summer to Remember…VOLUNTEER!

Long Island Volunteer Center Releases 

Summer/Fall 2016

Volunteer Opportunities List

Summer to Remember Volunteer

Volunteers from LIU C.W. Post campus Service Club help to distribute donations from the Long Island Volunteer Center to homeless veterans at the Northport VA Medical Center

The Summer/Fall 2016 list of over 130 volunteer opportunities compiled by the Long Island Volunteer Center has been released advertising the volunteer needs of agencies across Long Island. It is organized into community needs–Economy, Education, Environment and Health and is further broken down into voluntary categories from animals to social services, hunger/homelessness to mentoring, nature to cultural arts. Contact information for volunteer coordinators is included as well as the location of the agency needing volunteers. The list allows the interested volunteers to consider the breadth of needs across Long Island as well as the areas of interest that could be pursued while considering convenience to home, school or work.

You may access the list by clicking on this link:

Summer 2016 Volunteer Opportunities

Or you can call 516-564-5482 to receive a copy of the list via mail or fax.

On left, LIVC’s Simone Solz Leo, on behalf of our national organization Points of Light, organized a hands-on project for UBS at the Huntington Head Start engaging 32 volunteers in field day activities with the children, planting flower and vegetable gardens, sprucing up the grounds, and organizing the library. AmeriCorps Ready Corps member Lindsay Ehrenpreis assisted with project activities and handed out UPS emergency preparedness kits as a volunteer thank you.

About the Long Island Volunteer Center:
The LIVC is the resource center for volunteerism and community service initiatives throughout Nassau and LIVC LOGOSuffolk counties. Established in 1992, LIVC operates year round and collaborates with corporations and community organizations to address the needs of Long Islanders. A legacy Points of Light Volunteer Center since 1992, LIVC is an affiliate of the HandsOn Network since 2008, connecting agencies seeking volunteers with individuals and groups looking for ways to serve their communities. In 2011, the LIVC was designated by New York State as a Regional Volunteer Center.

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