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Fort Greene »

Lindsay Lohan to Complete Community Service at Fort Greene Daycare

The starlet will work at Duffield Children's Center as part of her service hours.

East Village »

How to Help Victims of the East Village Explosion and Who's Helping

The gas explosion engulfed four buildings in a massive fire and cause one building to collapse.

Bed-Stuy »

Student Farmers Grow Fresh Vegetables Year-Round for Bed-Stuy Community

Teen volunteers use hydroponic farms to distribute up to 40 pounds of produce each month to families.

Union Square »

Too Cold to Go Out? Try These 8 Events Near Major Subway Hubs

Avoid hibernation: Find fun and social opportunities only a short walk from a major subway connection. 

Bed-Stuy »

Volunteers Restore Bed-Stuy Center in 72-Hour MLK Day Project

The non-profit group 500 Men Making a Difference worked to fix up the Magnolia Tree Earth Center. 

Sunset Park »

Sunset Park 'Shovel Brigade' Seeks Volunteers to Clear Sidewalks of Snow

Pete Connolly started the group after seeing good Samaritans pitch after heavy snowfall upstate.

Bed-Stuy »

Where to Give Back for the Holidays in Bed-Stuy

Get in the holiday spirit by donating or volunteering at these Bedford-Stuyvesant locations. 

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy's Police Chief Highlights Community Partnership

Police in Bed-Stuy worked with community members to celebrate seniors at an annual Thanksgiving event. 

Park Slope »

Prospect Park Needs Your Help Battling 18-Foot Weeds

The Prospect Park Alliance is looking for volunteers for its Fight the Phrag campaign.

Forest Hills »

Volunteer Ambulance Corps Hosting Comedy Show to Raise Funds

The Forest Hills Volunteer Ambulance Corps event takes place Saturday at Grace Lutheran Church.

East Harlem »

How to Help Victims of the Harlem Explosion

Harlem organizations were accepting donations for those affected by the explosion on Park Avenue.

Gramercy »

Last-Minute Volunteer Opportunities for Thanksgiving Day

Some organizations are still looking for help serving food to needy people.

New Dorp Beach »

Sandy Relief Hub's New Location Shut Down by City

The Cedar Grove Community Hub was issued a stop-work order after moving across the street.

Upper East Side »

Purrfect: Upper East Side Nonprofit Helps Seniors Care for Beloved Pets

Search and Care pairs volunteers with elderly pet owners who need help tending to their animals.

Red Hook »

Volunteers Clean Up Sandy-Damaged Red Hook Rec Center on MLK Jr. Day

Residents took part in volunteer projects at the Red Hook Recreation Center.