Category Archives: Points of Light

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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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 Volunteer Center Launches New Website Platform with 5-Hour Volunteer Challenge

 Long Island Volunteer Center Launches New Website Platform with 5-Hour Volunteer Challenge Long Island volunteers encouraged to celebrate power of volunteerism Hempstead, NY – April 7, 2016 – In conjunction with the Carleton Group, New York Institute of Technology’s (NYIT) … Continue reading

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8th Annual Long Island Volunteer Fair to Celebrate “Make a Difference Day”

8th Annual Long Island Volunteer Fair to celebrate “Make A Difference Day”  Saturday, October 17, 2015 features over 50 participating agencies, two community service projects to engage attendees, a blood drive, and disaster volunteer recognition Long Island, NY – September … Continue reading

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Allstate Foundation and Points of Light to Hold Disaster Preparedness Event in Babylon on August 22, 2015

The Allstate Foundation and Points of Light to Hold Disaster Preparedness Event Town of Babylon Residents encouraged to create an Emergency Disaster Kit in light of the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and recent local storms here on Long Island Babylon, … 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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