Day Of Service

Volunteer Participates In Day Of Service (credit: CBS 2)

Teams Of Volunteers Participate In Day Of Service To Help Sandy Relief Effort

Gov. Andrew Cuomo joined National Guard troops to deliver much-needed goods to residents of Long Beach and Far Rockaway. He also thanked volunteers who pitched in for helping to make a difference in the relief effort.

11/11/2012

A house is seen with its entire first floor washed away as well as the entire surrounding area demolished when Hurricane Sandy hit the coastal estuary in the Oakwood Beach area of  Staten Island on Nov. 6, 2012. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

New York City Holds Day Of Service For Sandy Victims

New York City held a day of service Saturday in Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island, to assist those who have been devastated by Superstorm Sandy.

11/10/2012

Sandy damage on Staten Island (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Staten Island Residents Return To Find Devastation

After nearly two weeks, some residents were just returning to Staten Island Saturday.

11/10/2012

Students from The Harvey School volunteer in Yonkers (credit: CBS 2)

Westchester Prep School Requires Students To Perform Community Service

The Harvey School teamed up with Habitat For Humanity to require all students to take part in a day of service.

10/02/2012

Student Vinny Panepinto, New York Cares Executive Director Gary Bagley, and actress Yaya DaCosta partcipate at PS 171. (Photo/New York Cares)

Volunteers Participate In New York Cares Day

Each fall, New York Cares brings volunteers to schools to paint murals, refresh classrooms, organize libraries, and brighten up playgrounds.

10/23/2010

Volunteers serve meals to the hungry for the 9/11 Day of Service.

New Yorkers Honor 9/11 Victims Through Service

From a park in Astoria to a soup kitchen in the East Village and a school in Crown Heights, the 9/11 Day of Service was an effort to rekindle the spirit of togetherness that united New York after the terror attacks.

09/12/2010