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New York Cares Volunteer Information Session


February 27, 2014

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Learn about volunteer opportunities at New York Cares and how you can become one.



New York Cares offers a variety of flexible volunteering opportunities which include helping people, animals, beautifying public spaces and more…

Before coming to the orientation, please register online or by telephone

   How to register online:
1. Go to and create an account
2. Sign up for an orientation (a 45-minute informational session)
3. Volunteer and make a real impact!
4. Check out projects on Staten Island
   (212) 402-1101 for more information.  
How to register by telephone:
1. Call (212) 402-1101 during New York Cares’ opening hours from Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 5:30 pm. Ask to register for the volunteer orientation session over the phone.


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