REGISTER HERE TO VOLUNTEER IN NEW YORK CITY AND THE STATE BEFORE AND AFTER A DISASTER.
ABOUT THE CORPS
Governor Cuomo recently announced the creation of a statewide initiative which aims to recruit highly-skilled volunteers to assist in ongoing disaster preparedness and response efforts throughout New York State. This developed network of volunteers will respond to and help with recovery efforts in case of a disaster.
NYC Service is joining other Regional Volunteer Centers from throughout New York State to recruit and engage individual volunteers and skilled professionals to use their time, talents and skills to help local communities prepare for and/or recover from a potential disaster.
For current emergency prepardness opportunties visit EmergeNYC .
HIGHLY SKILLED VOLUNTEERS
More than a year after Hurricane Sandy devastated communities in New York City, Long Island, and the Mid-Hudson Region are still struggling to rebuild and recover from the storm. While much of the visible damage has been repaired, individuals and families still need assistance with rebuilding, complex legal issues and tax assistance.
NYC Service is seeking volunteers with the following professional skills to serve in Sandy affected areas:
Infastructure Recovery (Capenter; Commerical Transit; Electrician;Plumber)
Tax preparation and assistance
Language and Translation