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Habitat for Humanity Long Island

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Project Description: Volunteers will report to the worksite and work alongside other volunteers. Volunteers will be working on whatever phase the construction site is up to. This includes framing, sheetrock, insulation, siding, flooring, cabinet installation, window boxing, or painting.

Type of Project: Construction 

Type of Volunteer Opportunity: Family friendly, Senior citizen friendly, Group/Individual 

Length of Project: Short-term 

Qualifications: (No experience required) The volunteer must be at least 16 years or older or accompanied by a parent or guardian. 

Location: Middle Island, NY 

Time: TBD

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Long Island Alzheimer's and Dementia Center

(Coming Soon)

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Project Description: TBD

Type of Project: TBD

Type of Volunteer Opportunity: TBD  

Length of Project: TBD

Qualifications: TBD

Time: TBD

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Pronto of Long Island, Inc.

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Project Description: (Food Pantry)Volunteers will sort items and distribute bags to clients. (Office)Volunteers will file, take phone calls, helping register clients for workshops and events. (Social Media)Volunteers will help record videos and post photos and flyers. (Guest Speaker)Volunteers will speak at home work help classes. (Garden)Volunteers will be planting, harvesting, and assisting with general upkeep.

Type of Project: Food packing/Distribution, Guest speaker, Office helper, Planting, Sorting donations

Type of Volunteer Opportunity: Family friendly, Senior citizen friendly, Group/Individual, High priority, Court mandated  

Length of Project: Short-term, Long-term, Seasonal 

Qualifications: (No experience required) 

Time: 8:30am-2:30pm or 3pm-5pm

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Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center 

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Project Description: Volunteer Opportunity descriptions can be found HERE

Type of Project: Food packing/Distribution, Guest speaker, Office helper, Event organizer/ Coordinator, Planting,

Type of Volunteer Opportunity: Family friendly, Senior citizen friendly, Group/Individual, High priority, Court mandated  

Length of Project: Short-term, Long-term, Seasonal 

Qualifications: Varies 

Location: East Hills, NY/Virtual 

Time: TBD

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United Cerebral Palsy of Long Island 

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United Cerebral Palsy of Long Island 

Project Description: The volunteer will assist with set up, registration check-in, raffle sales, and event close-out.

Type of Project: Assistance with special events 

Type of Volunteer Opportunity: Family friendly

Length of Project: Seasonal 

Qualifications: Varies 

Location: Hauppauge, NY 

Time: 8am-12pm, 7am-7pm, 4pm-10:30pm

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The Safe Center LI

(Coming Soon)

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Project Description: TBD

Type of Project: TBD

Type of Volunteer Opportunity: TBD

Length of Project: TBD

Qualifications: TBD

Location: TBD

Time: TBD

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Family and Children's Association

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Project Description: The (SMART Van) is equipped with computer stations and travels to senior centers, libraries, and health Fairs. Volunteers will work with seniors on the van or in the center to help them learn to use technology. (HIICAP) Volunteers will be helping seniors with their Medicare questions. (Ombudservice) trains volunteers to enter nursing homes and protect/advocate for patient rights. (Food delivery) Volunteers connect with homebound seniors to deliver food/shop/check-in. We can always use office assistance answer phones, send correspondence, follow-up calls, and surveys.

Type of Project: Food packing/Distribution, Office helper, SMART Van and Technology education for seniors, Health Insurance counseling volunteer, Ombudsman 

Type of Volunteer Opportunity: Senior citizen friendly 

Length of Project: N/A

Qualifications: (SMART Van) strong technology skills and ability to be patient, educating seniors on the use of tablets, PCs, and SMART phones, and organizational skills. (Health Insurance counselor) or (Ombudservice) Volunteer you need to have time for training, ability to be trained and commit (will need to be certified) (Food delivery) deliver stable shelf food to clients, food shop for homebound clients.

Location: Garden City, NY 

Time: 9am-5pm

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Central Islip Civic Council

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Project Description:(Food Pantry)Prepare food boxes daily to service 700 families monthly. (Thrift Store) It helps support the community, so volunteers are needed to operate.

Type of Project: Food packing/Distribution, Thrift store 

Type of Volunteer Opportunity: High priority, Family friendly 

Length of Project: Long-term

Qualifications: (Food Pantry) Ability to follow directions and pack food boxes. (Thrift Store) Ability to use a square terminal with training 

Location: Central Islip, NY 

Time: 10am-2pm

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Paws of War

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Project Description: Volunteers will be assisting at events, walking, feeding, and cleaning animal kennels, helping organize donations, supporting various projects, and socializing with animals.

Type of Project: Guest Speaker, Office helper, Event organizer/ coordinator.

Type of Volunteer Opportunity: Family-friendly, Group/ Individual.

Length of Project: Short-term, long-term, seasonal. 

Qualifications: Comfortable around animals 

Location: Nesconset, NY 

Time: 9am-5pm

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Center for Science Teaching & Learning 

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Project Description: (Entry Table) Volunteers will direct guests as they enter, scan tickets, and navigate where they need to go. (Spooky Trail) Navigate guests through the spooky woods. (Non-Spooky Trail) Navigate guests through the enchanted woods. (Crafts)Help guests with Halloween-themed arts and crafts. (Face Painting) Volunteers will put their face painting skills to the test. (Fortune Telling) Guide guests through a fortune-telling scenario.

Type of Project: Other 

Type of Volunteer Opportunity: Family friendly, Senior citizen friendly, Group/Individual. 

Length of Project: Short-term, Seasonal.

Qualifications: 18 years or older or 16 years with parental consent form.

Location: Rockville Center, NY 

Time: 5pm-10pm

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Friends of the Bay

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Project Description: Volunteers will assist with beach cleanups at local beaches in Oyster Bay.

Type of Project: Other

Type of Volunteer Opportunity: Family-friendly, Group/Individual

Length of Project: Short-term, Seasonal.

Qualifications: N/A

Location: Oyster Bay, NY 

Time: 10am-12pm

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

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Project Description: Volunteers will help visitors connect to refuge lands through various recreational opportunities. Volunteers will also assist in the Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex Visitor Center and Nature Store operation.

Type of Project: Office helper, front desk/reception, trail maintenance, conservation education, litter pick up.

Type of Volunteer Opportunity: Family friendly, Senior citizen friendly, Court mandated.

Length of Project: Short-term, Seasonal.

Qualifications: Varies

Location: Shirley, NY 

Time: 9am-4pm

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