Category Archives: Corporation for National and Community Service

Ninth Annual Long Island Volunteer Fair to Celebrate Make A Difference Day!

Ninth Annual Long Island Volunteer Fair to Celebrate Make A Difference Day! features over 40 participating agencies Long Island, NY – October 5, 2016 – In celebration of Make A Difference Day, which was started in 1992, the 9th annual Long Island Volunteer Fair … Continue reading

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President’s Volunteer Service Award presented to LIVC’s Caitlin Bowe at September 11 Commemorative Event

President’s Volunteer Service Award at the Long Island Volunteer Center September 11 Commemorative Event Award presented by Eric Nankervis of Points of Light and Diana O’Neill of Long Island Volunteer Center Nassau County Firefighters Museum, Garden City, New York 2 … Continue reading

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Long Island Students Awarded President’s Volunteer Service Award

Three Students awarded The President’s Volunteer Service Award at the Long Island Volunteer Fair Kick-off Program Awards presented by Dr. Veronica Henry, Farmingdale State College, and Diana O’Neill, Long Island Volunteer Center in The Little Theatre, Roosevelt Hall, Farmingdale State … Continue reading

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LIVC Celebrates Volunteers During National Volunteer Week – April 12-18, 2015

Ralph Waldo Emerson writes, “It is one of the beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely help another without helping himself.” National Volunteer Week, a program established by Points of Light in 1974, is about inspiring, recognizing and … Continue reading

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Mayors Day of Recognition For National Service Celebration

In celebration of the Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service on April 7th, an Emergency Preparedness Day was held at the Salvation Army in Freeport. In collaboration with Mayor Robert T. Kennedy, the Freeport Office of Emergency Management, the … Continue reading

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LIVC & Briarcliffe College Assemble & Donate Emergency Preparedness Kits for MLK, Jr. Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, a National Day of Service  February 12, 2015 Hempstead, NY – In celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day students and faculty at Briarcliffe College in Bethpage and volunteers and staff members from the Long Island … Continue reading

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Long Island Residents Amanda Glazer & Elizabeth Muehlemann Selected for Inaugural AmeriCorps Program

Hempstead, NY  In order to increase emergency preparedness in communities all over the country, the Community Emergency Preparedness Corps (CEPC), an AmeriCorps program implemented by Points of Light, was developed to create disaster resilient communities by increasing preparedness of individuals … Continue reading

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