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


Get a better picture of the work we do by exploring our annual report and volunteer management resources.

Annual Reports

Annual Report 2016
Annual Report 2015
Annual Report 2014
Annual Report 2013
Annual Report 2012
Annual Report 2011
Annual Report 2010
Annual Report 2009
Annual Report 2008
Annual Report 2007
Annual Report 2006

Program Guides

Volunteer Research Studies and Resources

2016 Coat Drive Report
2015 New York Cares Coat Drive Report
Great Volunteer Management System
2014 Coat Drive Report
Customized Corporate Service Volunteer Project Options
Your Investment at Work: Hurricane Sandy Response

New York Cares Executive Director Gary Bagley discusses the organization’s role in Hurricane Sandy recovery to date, followed by an interactive question-and-answer session, where you can hear more

December 2011 Research Report

Focus on: Volunteer Recognition. Why saying thank you matters.

The Leadership Ladder

Published in 2009, The Leadership Ladder offers new perspectives and strategies to improve volunteer recruitment and engagement through the New York Cares Volunteer Engagement Scale (VES).