Tag Archives: American Red Cross

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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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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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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Blizzard Warning for Long Island & Vicinity: How to Keep Safe

  Be Prepared! Being prepared for an emergency is the best way to ensure that you and your loved ones will be safe in case of dangerous weather conditions. Due to the blizzard that is currently affecting Long Island, the … Continue reading

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Red Cross Provides Tips for College-Bound Students

 Red Cross Provides Tips for College-Bound Students       “Learn what to do in an emergency by taking a CPR/First Aid/AED class before heading to school.” Posted September 03, 2014 , New York , New York Students heading off … Continue reading

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