New York Cares

Meets pressing community needs by mobilizing caring New Yorkers in volunteer service.

  • Bronx

  • Brooklyn

  • Manhattan

  • Queens

  • Staten Island

  • Virtual

    • Adults

    • Community

    • Kids & Teens

    • Other

    Giving Back is Global

    Global Volunteer Month graphic with quote from Arthur Ashe

    Global Volunteer Month (April) shines a light on the individuals and organizations using their time, talent, voice and resources to change our world for the better.

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    Two volunteers handing out food to a woman and her children

    When we are strong, New York is strong. Give hope in 2023!

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    I truly believe we help those who need us the most. It's an honor, privilege, and a life-changing experience to give back to a city who gives us so much in return. There are so many people who need us right now.