Category Archives: Superstorm Sandy

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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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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College students still needed for Sandy rebuild

From Baptist Press: http://www.bpnews.net/43378/college-students-still-needed-for-sandy-rebuild College students still needed for Sandy rebuild CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (BP) — As the two-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaches, Southern Baptists continue to bring help, healing and hope to hundreds of people in New York … Continue reading

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Community Development Corporation of Long Island Recognizes Successful Revitalization

Community Development Corporation of Long Island Recognizes Successful Revitalization Projects Highlighted as Part of NeighborWorks® Week Celebration For Immediate Release Contact: Christine Pagliari cpagliari@cdcli.org  (631) 471-1215 ext. 162 CENTEREACH, NY -Community Development Corporation of Long Island (CDCLI), a chartered member … Continue reading

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