New to New York Cares? Welcome aboard! If you’re looking to volunteer on April 22nd, here are some of the ways to get involved:
1) Join a Team. Volunteer. Fundraise!
Are you one of those civic-minded friends, colleagues, family, or alumni who knows of someone who has created a Cares Day Team? To sign up for a preexisting team, 1) create a New York Cares account 2) choose to Join a Team, 3) start sharing your personal fundraising page and 4) wait for more details from us.
The deadline to join a team is Monday, April 17th.
2) Join a Borough Team. Volunteer. Fundraise!
Are you someone who wants to volunteer on the day but will be flying solo? If you’re not part of a team, not a problem. If you’re at least 18 years of age, you can 1) create a New York Cares account 2) choose to Join one of the Borough Based Teams (Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, or Staten Island)). Borough-based teams are comprised of individual members who volunteer in a specific borough and come together to make a difference on the day.
If you are interested in becoming a year-round volunteer with New York Cares and accessing hundreds of volunteer opportunities on a monthly basis, you will need to complete your Volunteer Information Form and attend orientation. For more information about getting started as a year-round volunteer, click here.