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NYC Garden or Park Volunteer - adults 55+ only

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ORGANIZATION: AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP in New York City/CSSNY

Want to make a difference?

Do you love the outdoors? Do you have a green thumb and a passion for gardening? Or perhaps you like the idea of helping to clean up, maintain, or otherwise beautify a public space? That or maybe you are a people person who would love to greet guests as they enter one or serve in some other capacity? If any of this speaks to you or you want to explore other open-air opportunities, inquire with AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP today!


Guess what?! There are even more great opportunities for volunteers 55 and older in all 5 boroughs!

AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP in New York City works with over 250 partner organizations. If this opportunity is not for you, we can help you find another that is. Inquire about our active opportunities today and/or ask to be added to our contact list for after things settle down!

**Please note: all of our volunteer opportunities are for individuals 55 and older; also, most assignments are with our partners located across the City**

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About AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP in New York City/CSSNY

Location:

633 Third Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10017, US

Mission Statement

AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP in New York City was started in 1966 by the Community Service Society (CSS), an over 170-year-old nonprofit agency. CSS's mission is to identify problems which create a permanent poverty class in New York City, and to advocate the systemic changes required to eliminate such problems. CSS will focus on enabling, empowering and promoting opportunities for poor families and individuals to develop their full potential, to contribute to society, and to realize social, economic, and political opportunities.

Description

AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP in New York City matches adults 55 and older with meaningful volunteer opportunities at New York City nonprofits. With more than 2,300 volunteers, our program is one of the largest senior volunteer programs in the nation. There are over 600 of us which operate nationally and many that do so internationally. We match volunteers on the basis of interests and abilities, community needs, geographic convenience, and experience.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Environment
Community, Environment

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations New York, NY 10017

(40.75198,-73.96978)
 

SKILLS

  • Botany
  • Gardening
  • Horticulture
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training

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