Category Archives: HandsOn Network

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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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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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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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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To One Person You May Be The World…Spring Into Volunteering 2015!

Long Island Volunteer Center Releases Spring 2015 Volunteer Opportunities List Warm weather is finally making its way to our Long Island shores…we are opening the windows and shaking off the winter doldrums!  Now is the perfect time to re-energize yourself and … 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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