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This Week

Graffiti // Serve Meal to Alphabet City Community & Families
Wednesdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Volunteers serve the Wednesday night meal called "Connections" to the local community of low-income and homeless individuals as well as to local families. RSVP online

Living Waters Fellowship // Serve Breakfast & Build Relationships
Saturday, February 25, from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Volunteers prepare and serve a delicious breakfast to over 100 guests in Bushwick, including the elderly, children, and homeless. Volunteers will set up, cook, serve food/drinks, and clean. RSVP online.

The Salvation Army // Serve Lunch to Community in Union Square
Mondays from 11:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Volunteers serve a community meal at the Salvation Army on Mondays. Volunteers set up tables and chairs, serve the meal, and clean up. Volunteers can interact with guests and offer prayer and encouragement. RSVP online

Do For One // Attend Orientation on Supporting Adults with Disabilities
Monday, February 27 from 6:45 to 8:45 p.m.
Volunteers will learn about Do For One's model of support for adults with disabilities and the opportunities available to serve. RSVP online

StreetSquash // Tutor Youth from Harlem Schools (Volunteer Orientation)
Thursday, March 2 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Tutors work with 1-2 students for 1.25hr sessions during after-school and on Saturdays to complete their daily homework, study for tests, and work on supplemental materials. Volunteers are needed for all subject areas from 6th grade Social Studies to 12th grade AP Chemistry. RSVP online

Avail NYC // Provide Postabortion Emotional Support to Women
Weekdays at various times
Volunteers serve as postabortion emotional support client advocates, meeting with clients one-on-one and/or co-leading nine-week postabortion support groups (curriculum provided by Avail). Learn more here.

   

This Month  

Don't Walk By // Serve Homeless Men and Women through Don't Walk By
Every Saturday in February, 1:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 
DWB is our annual collaboration with faith based organizations serving homeless men and women. Every Saturday in February, volunteers canvas the streets and subway platforms offering homeless men and women care kits and an invitation to a nearby church for food and other resources. Find out more and sign up HERE.

The Open Door // Lead Activities for Kids of ESL Students
Wednesdays or Thursdays from 6:45 to 8:30 p.m.
Volunteers will co-teach a children's class for kids of adult students attending the English as a Second Language program on Wed or Thurs from 6:45-8:30PM for the Spring semester. Volunteers are asked to commit to one night per week. Learn more here.

Shiloh NYC // Share Life Skills & Study the Bible with High Schooler Youth
Wednesdays from 6 to 8 p.m.
Volunteers lead weekly Hi-def program small group activities, and monthly group outings to build big brother, big sister relationships with the youth who attend from schools across the Bronx and Harlem. Learn more here.

Graffiti // Serve Meal to Alphabet City Community & Families
Wednesdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Volunteers serve the Wednesday night meal called "Connections" to the local community of low-income and homeless individuals, as well as to local families. RSVP online.

Brooklyn Arab American Friendship Center // Teach Weeknight English Classes
Monday thru Thursday nights from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Volunteers lead men and women from the community in ESL classes on Monday-Thursdays, serving at least once a week on a regular basis. Learn more here.

St. Paul's House // Monday Breakfast and Gospel Service
Mondays from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.
On Monday mornings, set up, interact with guests and serve breakfast to homeless or marginally housed guests from the Midtown West community who attend the Gospel Service and breakfast. RSVP online.

The Salvation Army // Serve Lunch to the Community in Union Square
Mondays from 11:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Volunteers serve a community meal with the Salvation Army near Union Square on Mondays. Volunteers set up the tables and chairs, serve the meal and clean up. RSVP online.