Category Archives: New York State Office of 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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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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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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Long Island Volunteer Center & Nassau County Firefighters Museum Sponsors 4th Annual Blood Drive to Recognize September 11th as a National Day of Service & Remembrance

Long Island Volunteer Center & Nassau County Firefighters Museum Sponsors 4th Annual Blood Drive to Recognize September 11th as a National Day of Service & Remembrance Hempstead, N.Y. – August 4, 2014, The Long Island Volunteer Center (LIVC) and the … Continue reading

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“I Love My Park Day” Saturday, May 3, 2014 – Have You Signed Up to Volunteer?

Governor Cuomo Reminds New Yorkers to Volunteer at State Parks on Third Annual “I Love My Park Day” May 3, 2014 Record Number of Volunteers Expected To Participate on Saturday Albany, NY (April 30, 2014) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today reminded … Continue reading

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Long Island Volunteer Center Receives New York State Grant to Strengthen Region’s Ability to be Ready for Disasters

  Long Island Volunteer Center 58 Hilton Avenue Hempstead, NY 11550            (516) 564-5482 http://www.longislandvolunteercenter.org            disastervolunteer@longislandvolunteercenter.org For Immediate Release November 7, 2013 Local Organization Receives New York State Grant to Strengthen Region’s Ability to be Ready for Disasters The … Continue reading

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I LOVE MY PARK DAY…Saturday, May 4, 2013 Help Cleanup Our LI Parks Damaged by Sandy!

I Love My Park Day is an exciting new statewide event, organized by Parks & Trails New York(PTNY) in partnership with the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) and local Friends groups, to celebrate and enhance New York’s … Continue reading

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