Category Archives: Disaster Relief & Response

Hurricane Harvey Disaster Response

HURRICANE HARVEY DISASTER RESPONSE As Texas continues to battle the flooding and aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, the Long Island Volunteer Center is in communication with Points of Light, our national network, and partners about response needs and ways we can … Continue reading

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LIVC through a Human Resources Perspective

  The Long Island Volunteer Center through a Human Resources Perspective Kristin Damato, a recent graduate of SUNY New Paltz, joined the Long Island Volunteer Center team in June as an intern to fulfill a Summer Disaster Practicum course. This course … Continue reading

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College students still needed for Sandy rebuild

From Baptist Press: http://www.bpnews.net/43378/college-students-still-needed-for-sandy-rebuild College students still needed for Sandy rebuild CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (BP) — As the two-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaches, Southern Baptists continue to bring help, healing and hope to hundreds of people in New York … Continue reading

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Governor Cuomo Directs Flood Damage Assessment in LI Areas Impacted by Heavy Rain and Flash Floods

Governor Cuomo Directs Flood Damage Assessment in Long Island Areas Impacted by Heavy Rain and Flash Floods Governor extends deployment of DFS Mobile Command Center to provide insurance assistance in Brookhaven on Friday and Babylon on Saturday and Sunday Governor … Continue reading

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Community Development Corporation of Long Island Recognizes Successful Revitalization

Community Development Corporation of Long Island Recognizes Successful Revitalization Projects Highlighted as Part of NeighborWorks® Week Celebration For Immediate Release Contact: Christine Pagliari cpagliari@cdcli.org  (631) 471-1215 ext. 162 CENTEREACH, NY -Community Development Corporation of Long Island (CDCLI), a chartered member … Continue reading

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Become a Member of NYS’s Civilian Emergency Response Corps, Part of Governor Cuomo’s Disaster Initiative!

More than a year after Superstorm Sandy devastated communities in New York City, Long Island, and the Mid-Hudson Region, New Yorkers are still struggling to rebuild and recover from the disaster. While much of the visible damage has been repaired, … Continue reading

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NY Rising Housing Recovery Program Announces 6,388 Homeowners Have Been Issued Checks for Over $280 Million for Home Rebuilding

“We’re not just going to build what was, we’re going to build to a level that never was before” – Governor Cuomo For Immediate Release NY Rising Housing Recovery Program Announces 6,388 Homeowners Have Been Issued Checks for Over $280 … Continue reading

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