July 13, 2016
Join us in welcoming Do for One to our affiliate family! Do for One pairs volunteers with New Yorkers living with disabilities in order to facilitate genuine connection and friendship. We asked Director Andrew Oliver to answer a few questions about his involvement with Do for One, his passion for people with disabilities, and his hope for the future of this organization.
July 12, 2016
Here at Hope for New York, we are passionate about pairing volunteers with nonprofits throughout the city. Although there are countless volunteer activities to participate in, we wanted to highlight six unusual opportunities that might surprise you!
June 26, 2016
The last day of school for NYC public school students is on June 28, and every child’s dream of summer break is about to come true. With school no longer in session, the needs of children and youth in NYC begin to look a little different.
June 25, 2016
Meet Calvin, who serves with Mont Lawn City Camp to mentor youth in East Harlem. We are proud of Calvin and volunteers like him who show kids how valued and loved they truly are!
June 22, 2016
During our “Hope After Prison” workshop on June 8, we heard from four creative and inspiring New York City leaders about their work to empower men and women who have been incarcerated. We were challenged to re-think how we engage with men and women who are returning home from prison, who face very real challenges and barriers to re-entry even after they have served their time.