The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Children of Promise, NYC (CPNYC) is a Brooklyn based non-profit organization committed to embracing and empowering the lives of children of incarcerated parents to break the cycle of intergenerational involvement in the criminal justice system. Volunteers contribute skills, time, knowledge, perspective and personal connections towards the advancement of CPNYC. Your support as a volunteer s is vital to the organization's growth and health.
BECOME A MENTOR
Mentor an individual child - mentoring works! Studies show that students who have a mentor are 52% less likely to skip school and 46% less likely to start using illegal drugs.