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Team Leader Spotlight

New York Cares Team Leaders devote hours upon hours ensuring volunteer projects not only get accomplished but have meaning. With community of over 1,600 Team Leaders, there are many who go above and beyond in their leadership. Get to know some of these on-the-ground leaders in the featured spotlights below.

Featured Spotlight


Team Leader, New York Cares

Brooke is an exceptional calendar and corporate Team Leader. She is very attentive to detail, very responsive, and is super involved with the projects that she manages.

–Kathy Edouard, Community Programs Manager


What do you get when you put a New York Cares Rising Leader, Bank of America Leader, and Team Leader together? Someone who knows a thing or two about multitasking.

Meet Brooke Hunter, a tried and true volunteer who started with New York Cares back when Facebook was solely for college students and hoverboards were only a Back to the Future concept. In celebration of Brooke’s ten-year anniversary, we’re turning the attention to her as our September Team Leader Spotlight. Read more...


    Dee Sledge is a New York Cares Team Leader, who's service is highlighted this month