Category Archives: Super Storm Sandy

Make the Summer of 2016 a Summer to Remember…VOLUNTEER!

Long Island Volunteer Center Releases  Summer/Fall 2016 Volunteer Opportunities List The Summer/Fall 2016 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 … Continue reading

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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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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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Mayors Day of Recognition For National Service Celebration

In celebration of the Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service on April 7th, an Emergency Preparedness Day was held at the Salvation Army in Freeport. In collaboration with Mayor Robert T. Kennedy, the Freeport Office of Emergency Management, the … 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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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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In Honor of Giving Tuesday, LIVC Welcomes Supporters of Our 20th Anniversary

In honor of Giving Tuesday, Long Island Volunteer Center welcomes supporters of our 20th Anniversary You have almost made it through the hustle and bustle of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but are you still trying to find a way … Continue reading

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