Category Archives: LIVC

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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Summer is for Volunteering! Dive Right In!

The Summer 2015 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 … 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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Emergency Preparedness Festival being held in Babylon to Prepare Families for Upcoming Hurricane Season

Long Island, NY – May 29, 2015 – More than 2 years after Superstorm Sandy affected Long Island, many are still recovering from the damage and preparing for the possibility of another destructive storm. To mark the beginning of hurricane … Continue reading

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NALC Stamp Out Hunger this Saturday, May 9, 2015! Please remember to leave your non-perishables at your mailbox

Stamp Out Hunger this Saturday, May 9, 2015 Volunteer Opportunities to Sort Donated Food on May 9, 11, 12 and 13 From Alaska to Florida, and from Maine to Hawaii, on Saturday, May 9, U.S. Postal Service letter carriers across … Continue reading

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Have You Registered to Volunteer for the Fourth Annual I Love My Park Day on Saturday, May 2, 2015?

Governor Cuomo Reminds New Yorkers to Volunteer at State Parks on Fourth Annual “I Love My Park Day” Albany, NY (March 23, 2015)  Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that online registration is now open for the fourth annual I … 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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