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

Attend Events

Thanks to our presenting sponsor HSBC, we have prepared a week of volunteer appreciation, issue education, and fundraising events to enrich your volunteer experience.

Saturday, April 14

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 10:30am to 6:45pm

Every year, New York Cares brings together hundreds of Team Leaders for a day focused on leadership and recognition.

Monday, April 16

Monday, April 16, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Support New York Cares with dinner at Mel's Burgers Bar during National Volunteer Week!

Tuesday, April 17

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join fellow volunteer newbies at an orientation detailing the ins and outs of New York Cares with a guest appearance from Community Partner, Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation (NMIC) to talk about the impact of education programming in New York City.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Come learn about Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation (NMIC) and how New York Cares volunteer programs support their efforts.

Wednesday, April 18

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join fellow volunteer newbies at an orientation detailing the ins and outs of New York Cares with a guest appearance from Community Partner, City Harvest to talk about the impact of immediate needs programming in New York City.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Come learn about City Harvest and how New York Cares volunteer programs support their efforts.

Thursday, April 19

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join fellow volunteer newbies at an orientation detailing the ins and outs of New York Cares with a guest appearance from Community Partner, Bronx is Blooming to talk about the impact of revitalization programming in New York City.

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Come learn about Bronx is Blooming and how New York Cares volunteer programs support their efforts.

Friday, April 20

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm

In the spirit of recognition, volunteers who served at least 100 hours of service in 2017 have been invited to a reception where they will receive their Presidential Service Award and enjoy hors d'oeuvres and drinks alongside New York Cares staff and fellow award recipients.