Mission of Community Service ~ Long Island

Assisting members/potential volunteers with finding their volunteer potential while supporting various charities and causes throughout Long Island, NY

·         to bring as many members/potential volunteers together in a variety of ways for a variety of reasons -  anyone who has a desire to take an active role in a world bigger than them is more than welcome to do so

·         to come together to do a variety of good deeds through various types of events and for varied causes

·         to give back to as many causes/charities in the Long Island, NY community as much as possible

·         to connect with varied organizations and bring them to members/potential volunteers awareness for additional volunteer opportunities

The emphasis of this group is on its members/potential volunteers.

It aims to assist members in achieving their goals

·         to get an understanding of their personal reason/s for joining this group

·         to get an understanding of specific causes they are interested in

·         to get an understanding of how they are willing wanting and able to participate in giving back to the community

·         to get an understanding of their life style which might affect their participation in the group

·         to assist them through a variety of means for them to be able to make the most and get the most out of being a part of this group as is possible

By investing this time in our members/potential volunteers we hope that this group will have the enormous impact in supporting the Long Island, NY community that we are striving for.

 

Membership Fee:

There is a yearlymembership fee for this group.

FIRST, you have a ONE YEAR FREE TRIAL MEMBERSHIP.

AFTER YOUR FIRST YEAR it is

$13 annually through PayPal

$12 annually when paying in Person

due on your anniversary month - the month you originally joined the group

There are NO Refunds.


Participation Rule (grounds for removal):

1) Failure to visit the group site after 1 year
2) Misconduct
3) Failure to pay membership dues (this is due after 1 year of membership - dues are to help cover the cost of the group dues thru meetup, cover organizers expenses, and other miscellaneous needs)

Rewards Program:

A rewards program has been established for some light volunteer competition with one another. More information regarding the program is available for member viewing once joined on the message board.

Message to charitable organizations:

Please DO NOT join this group unless you plan to volunteer for various events yourself.

This group is NOT for organizations to advertise and recruit, it is for the volunteers.

I can provide other ways to bring attention to your organization though:

*sponsoring the group through www.meetup.com - specifying our particular group

- cost of sponsorship

- http://help.meetup.com/customer/portal/articles/864989-costs-for-the-perks-program

- how to sponsor the group

- http://help.meetup.com/customer/portal/articles/615408-how-to-sponsor-meetups

*inviting us to participate in a planned event as volunteers

*inviting us to attend a planned event

*providing us with opportunities for group events we can do for your organizations

*sending a list of volunteer needs that I can forward to the members on your behalf

*assisting the Organizers with creating a packet that can be scanned and posted on the group site that represents and introduces our members to your organization in a pressure free way (We would meet you in person to work this through).

Please set these up through the Organizers, through e-mail and/or in meeting with them in person.... except for projects members create and wish to organize and lead on their own then they will get in touch with you and you would be working directly with them.

We're 203 Long Island Volunteers

New members must be approved by the Organizer

Content of this Meetup Group is only visible to members

Upcoming Meetups

  • Thursday, February 5, 2015 1:00 AM

    Feb. 11th thru the 17th Random Acts of Kindness

    3 Long Island Volunteers attending
  • Saturday, February 7, 2015 10:15 AM

    Food Hand Out for the Working Poor @ Holbrook Hope Food Pantry!

    6 Long Island Volunteers attending
  • Friday, February 13, 2015 1:00 AM

    Support P. S. I <3 U Day! (Purple Shirt Day!)

    3 Long Island Volunteers attending
  • Thursday, February 26, 2015 7:00 PM

    TRIVIA CHALLENGE - HI ALL NASSAU Elementary, Junior High, High School Teachers!

    0 Long Island Volunteers attending
  • Thursday, April 2, 2015 12:00 AM

    Light it Up Blue ALL DAY for Autism! - UR Pick! (DO FROM HOME ACTIVITY!)

    2 Long Island Volunteers attending
  • Friday, April 10, 2015 7:00 PM

    Everything Birthday - for Birthday Wishes!

    1 Long Island Volunteers attending
  • Sunday, October 4, 2015 8:30 AM

    Walk for Autism Speaks

    1 Long Island Volunteers attending
 
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