Category Archives: LIVC

7th Annual Long Island Volunteer Fair to Celebrate National Volunteer Week – Friday, April 17, 2015

7th Annual Long Island Volunteer Fair to celebrate National Volunteer Week Friday, April 17, 2015 from 10 am to 2 pm at Farmingdale State College in Roosevelt Hall features talks on Emergency Preparedness and Stormwater Pollution and offers community service … Continue reading

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Long Island Volunteer Center Announces 2015 Prom Boutique Collection Dates & Sites

Long Island Volunteer Center Announces 2015 Prom Boutique Gown Collection Dates and Sites Celebrating Its 21st Anniversary, the Prom Boutique Provides Dresses for Thousands of Long Island High School Students Hempstead, NY – March 17, 2015 – The Long Island Volunteer … Continue reading

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Zurich NA and SUNY Old Westbury want LIers to Be Prepared for any Emergency!

After hearing a presentation on emergency preparedness for businesses, Zurich NA hosted a month-long emergency preparedness kit drive to increase the understanding of what is needed to create a disaster kit and to provide these resources to vulnerable populations. During … 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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Blizzard Warning for Long Island & Vicinity: How to Keep Safe

  Be Prepared! Being prepared for an emergency is the best way to ensure that you and your loved ones will be safe in case of dangerous weather conditions. Due to the blizzard that is currently affecting Long Island, the … Continue reading

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Warming Centers Open in Nassau & Suffolk Counties; What to do when Temperatures Plummet

Due to the freezing cold temperatures Nassau and Suffolk County have opened up warming locations for residents equipped with DVD’s, hot beverages, television, and games. Here is a list of some of the warming shelters that have been opened for … Continue reading

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