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NYC Service Neighborhood Engagement Toolkit

Supporting Your Community Through Effective Partnerships & Volunteer Engagement:

A Toolkit for Community-Based Organizations and Other Volunteer Collectives

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NYC Service launched the Neighborhood Engagement Toolkit for nonprofits, community-based organizations, mutual aid networks, and other entities managing volunteers that are interested in maximizing their impact by utilizing partnerships and volunteers to address the city’s greatest needs.  

In addition to providing a wealth of resources and tools, organizations will learn how to understand their community and assess the organization's ability to meet its needs, increase capacity for impact through partnerships and volunteers, and finally to evaluate, evolve, and share their stories. 


Neighborhood Engagement Toolkit Training Series  

NYC Service hosted a series of three virtual workshops for volunteer managers interested in taking a deeper dive into the contents of the toolkit. The training series covered various sections of the toolkit in-depth and provided an opportunity for participants to share best practices and share out their experiences.


Session 1: Understand Your Community and Assess Your Ability to Meet its Needs

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Session 2: Increase Your Capacity for Impact Through Partnerships

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Session 3: Increase Your Capacity for Impact Through Volunteer Engagement

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