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Suffolk County Project List

Suffolk Projects

Projects for LIVE 2017 from Long Island's non-profit community are listed below.  This list will be updated as projects come in 


 

Project #:  S01

Agency: L.I Against Domestic Violence - a source for Prevention, Support & Healing for LI abuse victims since 1976 

Project Description: Outdoor garden work, painting, and organizing is needed 

Location:  Central Islip

Date & Time: June 6th, 8:00AM - 3:00PM 

No. of Volunteers Needed: approx. 10 volunteers needed 

Inside/Outside:  Outside

Supplies Provided: Plants will be provided

Adopting Company:  


Project #:  S02 

Agency:  Cystic Fibrosis Foundation - mission is to cure CF & to provide those with the disease to lead full, productive lives by promoting drug research & development and individualized care and ensuring access to high quality, specialized care 

Project Description:  Volunteer to take part in the Great Strides Walk to raise funds for the agency 

Location: Westhampton Beach 

Date & Time: Sunday, June 4th, 7:00AM - 1:00PM 

No. of Volunteers Needed:  

Inside/Outside:  Outside

Supplies Provided: N/A

Adopting Company:  


 

Project #:  S03  

Agency:  Cystic Fibrosis Foundation - mission is to cure CF & to provide those with the disease to lead full, productive lives by promoting drug research & development and individualized care and ensuring access to high quality, specialized care  

Project Description:  Volunteer to take part in the Great Strides Walk to raise funds for the agency  

Location:  Holtsville

Date & Time: Sunday, June 11th, 7:00AM - 1:00PM 

No. of Volunteers Needed:  

Inside/Outside:  Outside

Supplies Provided: N/A

Adopting Company:  


   

Project #:  S04 

Agency:  Pal-O-Mine Equestrian, Inc. - Therapeutic Equine Program

Project Description:  Preparing raffles for agency's events; Painting of the petting zoo 

Location:  Islandia

Date & Time:   June 6th, 9AM - 1PM  

No. of Volunteers Needed:  10-15 volunteers  

Inside/Outside:  Both

Supplies Provided:  All supplies will be provided (dress should be appropriate for both indoors & outdoors

Adopting Company:  People's Alliance Federal Credit Union (PAFCU) 


 

Project #:  S05 

Agency: Gurwin Jewish Nursing & Rehabilitation Center  

Project Description:  Fidget Quilt Making (sewing) - making "busy" quilts for residents on Memory Care Unit; quilts give them something to do with their hands; helps decrease agitation & increase focus  

Location:  Commack

Date & Time:   Evenings 6-9PM and Sundays 1-4PM 

No. of Volunteers Needed:  Minimum of 5 but more is better (some knowledge of sewing by hand is helpful, but not mandatory)   

Inside/Outside:  Inside

Supplies Provided:  All supplies will be provided

Adopting Company:  


 

Project #:  S06  

Agency:  Keep Islip Clean - supports volunteers who work for a clean, green community through litter cleanup, beautification, recycling & educational projects 

Project Description:  28th Annual Earth Day Every Day Cleanup 

Location: Ross Park, Brentwood (and surrounding area)    

Date & Time:  9:30AM - 1:00PM 

No. of Volunteers Needed:  50

Inside/Outside:  Outside

Supplies Provided: All supplies will be provided, but bring heavier gloves & rakes, if possible)  

Adopting Company:  


 

Project #:  S07   

Agency:  Keep Islip Clean - supports volunteers who work for a clean, green community through litter cleanup, beautification, recycling & educational projects 

Project Description:  East Islip Community Cleanup 

Location:  East Islip Community Areas    

Date & Time:  10:00AM - 12:00PM 

No. of Volunteers Needed:  50

Inside/Outside:  Outside

Supplies Provided: All supplies will be provided, but bring gardening gloves, if possible)  

Adopting Company:  


 

Project #:  S08   

Agency:  Keep Islip Clean - supports volunteers who work for a clean, green community through litter cleanup, beautification, recycling & educational projects 

Project Description:  Brookwood Hall Gardening Day (refurbishing of grounds with gardening & cleanup projects)  

Location: Brookwood Hall, East Islip    

Date & Time:  9:00AM - 12:00PM 

No. of Volunteers Needed:  50

Inside/Outside:  Outside

Supplies Provided: All supplies will be provided, but bring gardening gloves, if possible)  

Adopting Company:  



Project #:  S09     

Agency:  Keep Islip Clean - supports volunteers who work for a clean, green community through litter cleanup, beautification, recycling & educational projects 

Project Description:  Islip North Community Watch Cleanup 

Location:  Spur Dive South, Islip North    

Date & Time:  9:00AM - 11:00AM 

No. of Volunteers Needed:  30

Inside/Outside:  Outside

Supplies Provided: All supplies will be provided, but bring heavier gloves if you have them  

Adopting Company:   


     

Project #:  S10     

Agency:  Keep Islip Clean - supports volunteers who work for a clean, green community through litter cleanup, beautification, recycling & educational projects 

Project Description:  28th Annual Brook Street Wetlands Cleanup (environmentally sensitive area) 

Location:  Borders Brook Street, Islip     

Date & Time:  9:30AM - 11:00AM 

No. of Volunteers Needed:  30

Inside/Outside:  Outside

Supplies Provided: All supplies will be provided, but bring heavier gloves if you would like   

Adopting Company:    


 

Project #:  S11     

Agency:  EAC Network - a diverse social service agency that empowers, assists and cares for people in need.  The Central Islip office assists parents, children & recently incarcerated individual through innovative programs.

Project Description:  Office, an 1800's Victorian "home" needs power-washing, painting & spring cleaning   

Location:  Central Islip     

Date & Time:  Weekend    

No. of Volunteers Needed:   4 - 8 volunteers needed    

Inside/Outside:  Inside/Outside    

Supplies Provided: All materials will be provided

Adopting Company:  


 

Project #:  S12     

Agency:  Sweetbriar Nature Center - provides nature education & wildlife rehabilitation to Suffolk County residents

Project Description:  Recycling center is in need of painting; set-up Recycling Graveyard.  Staff is more than willing to share exhibits, trails & animals with project volunteers   

Location:   Smithtown    

Date & Time:      

No. of Volunteers Needed:   6 - 8 volunteers needed     

Inside/Outside:  Outside    

Supplies Provided:  Paint brushes, Paint, paint brushes, rakes, shovels & other landscaping tools will be provided

Adopting Company:  UL  


 

Project #:  S13      

Agency: Options for Community Living, Inc. - provides housing & support services to very low income individuals & families (majority with disabilities)

Project Description:   Mulch & plant flowers in front of home, trim bushes; interior painting - 2 baths, 5 bedrooms, 2 living rooms, kitchen, small storage area; 2nd floor stairway & foyer.

Location:  Centereach

Date & Time:  Weekday  

No. of Volunteers Needed:  8-10

Inside/Outside:   Both

Supplies Provided:  Paint, brushes, rollers, tape, mulch & flowers & gardening tools

Adopting Company:  Thermo Fisher Scientific


 

Project #: S14

Agency:  Options for Community Living, Inc. - provides housing & support services to very low income individuals & families (majority with disabilities)

Project Description:  Interior & exterior painting in home - Inside: hallway, 2 baths, 3 bedrooms, living room, kitchen, dining room; Outside: front door, trim around door, hand railings, front stairs.

Location:  Central Islip

Date & Time:  Weekday  

No. of Volunteers Needed:  10-15

Inside/Outside:   Both

Supplies Provided:  Paint, brushes, rollers, tape

Adopting Company:  



Project #: S15

Agency:  Options for Community Living, Inc. - provides housing & support services to very low income individuals & families (majority with disabilities)

Project Description:  Interior painting in 3 story home - 2 hallways, 2 baths, 5 bedrooms, living room, kitchen; 3 rooms in basement & stairwells.

Location:  Medford

Date & Time:  Weekday  

No. of Volunteers Needed:  approx. 10

Inside/Outside:   Both

Supplies Provided:  Paint, brushes, rollers, tape

Adopting Company:     


    

Project #: S16

Agency:  Options for Community Living, Inc. - provides housing & support services to very low income individuals & families (majority with disabilities)

Project Description:  Create 2 raised vegetable garden beds.  Construct 2 4'x6" elevated garden beds 11" high; place barrier under boxes; dig up grass under beds; fill with soil      

Location:   Ronkonkoma       

Date & Time:  Weekday    

No. of Volunteers Needed:  5-8     

Inside/Outside:  Outside    

Supplies Provided: Wood, barrier material, soil, garden tools  

Adopting Company:  Leviton


  

Project #: S17

Agency:  Catholic Charities Diocese of Rockville Centre - ministry of Roman Catholic Church, agency assists in serving basic needs of the poor, troubled, weak, & oppressed; and is committed to addressing causes of injustice.  The aim is to organize & empower people to secure the participation of all in the life of the community.
Project Description:     

Project Description:  Outside landscaping & general clean-up of front & back of property: weeding, creating flower beds, planting & trimming bushes.

Location:   Bay Shore    

Date & Time:  Weekday    

No. of Volunteers Needed:  6-8     

Inside/Outside:  Outside    

Supplies Provided:  Flowers for planting & trash bags, drinks, refreshments   

Adopting Company:   


 

Project #: S18 

Agency:  SCO Family of Services - helps vulnerable New Yorkers build a strong foundation for the future.

Project Description:  Volunteers needed to fix white picket fence & plant flowers at family shelter.     

Location:  Brentwood     

Date & Time:  Anytime    

No. of Volunteers Needed: approx. 8      

Inside/Outside:  Outside    

Supplies Provided:

Adopting Company: Nick Byrne 


   

Project #: S19 

Agency:  SCO Family of Services - helps vulnerable New Yorkers build a strong foundation for the future.

Project Description:  Volunteers needed to power wash & paint deck & plant flowers at family shelter.     

Location:  North Babylon          

Date & Time:  Anytime    

No. of Volunteers Needed: approx. 6           

Inside/Outside:  Outside    

Supplies Provided:

Adopting Company:  GreenHomes


 

Project #: S20 

Agency:  SCO Family of Services - helps vulnerable New Yorkers build a strong foundation for the future.

Project Description:  Volunteers needed to hollow out tree stumps & plant flowers in the tree stumps & around the yard of emergency shelter.     

Location:  Dix Hills          

Date & Time:  Anytime    

No. of Volunteers Needed: approx. 5           

Inside/Outside:  Outside    

Supplies Provided:

Adopting Company:  


 

Project #: S21 

Agency:  SCO Family of Services - helps vulnerable New Yorkers build a strong foundation for the future.

Project Description:  Volunteers needed to clean out shed & power wash house at family shelter.     

Location:  Deer Park          

Date & Time:  Anytime    

No. of Volunteers Needed: approx. 8      

Inside/Outside:  Outside    

Supplies Provided:

Adopting Company:  Diaminter


 

Project #: S22 

Agency:  Guide Dog Foundation/America's Vet Dogs - foundation continues to provide guide dogs free of charge to blind people who seek enhanced mobility & independence; also offered is extensive public education vehicles to broaden society's understanding of vision, visual impairment, blindness & disability rights

Project Description:  Adult volunteers comfortable (on propane grills) with grilling hamburgers, hot dogs, etc. for agency's volunteer recognition event serving approx. 400 people.          

Location:  Smithtown          

Date & Time:  Saturday, June 3rd from 10:00AM - 4:00PM        

No. of Volunteers Needed:  10-15          

Inside/Outside:  Outside         

Supplies Provided: No supplies needed; Volunteers will be given a tour of campus & see graduation ceremony 

Adopting Company:  


  

Project #: S23  

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