Category Archives: Volunteer

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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Long Island Students Awarded President’s Volunteer Service Award

Three Students awarded The President’s Volunteer Service Award at the Long Island Volunteer Fair Kick-off Program Awards presented by Dr. Veronica Henry, Farmingdale State College, and Diana O’Neill, Long Island Volunteer Center in The Little Theatre, Roosevelt Hall, Farmingdale State … Continue reading

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NALC Stamp Out Hunger this Saturday, May 9, 2015! Please remember to leave your non-perishables at your mailbox

Stamp Out Hunger this Saturday, May 9, 2015 Volunteer Opportunities to Sort Donated Food on May 9, 11, 12 and 13 From Alaska to Florida, and from Maine to Hawaii, on Saturday, May 9, U.S. Postal Service letter carriers across … 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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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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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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