July 21, 2014 | Opportunities
NYC Service – NYC Service, an agency within the NYC Mayor’s Office, is comprised of 20 diverse and innovative initiatives that aim to more easily connect New Yorkers to service opportunities, target volunteers to address the City’s greatest needs, and promote service as a core part of what it means to be a citizen of the greatest City in the world. Website is www.nyc.gov/service.
- Civic Corps – The NYC Civic Corps, an AmeriCorps program run by NYC Service, unites a diverse group of professionals to serve full-time with partnering organizations, working to increase their organizational capacity to engage volunteers and build sustainable volunteer initiatives. Small teams of NYC Civic Corps members are assigned to partner organizations for 10 months of full-time service and charged with recruiting, engaging and managing volunteers and volunteer programs. Corps members help nonprofit organizations and City agencies meet New York City’s most pressing needs in the areas of disaster preparedness, economic opportunity, environment & clean energy, education, health, and veteran services. The general deadline is July 28th. The application is completed online and can be accessed here. If you decide to apply for the Civic Corps, be sure to let us know so that we can flag your application for NYC Service staff – be sure to provide us with the materials you submitted with your application.