Recap from Volunteer of the Year Awards 2017!

Help recognize someone making a difference!

John Doyle (City Island Volunteer & Activist)

Make a difference in the Bronx!

Be a hero in the Boogie Down Bronx! Join our website and find a variety of opportunities from our partnered agencies. Volunteer opportunities range from mentoring to planting a community garden. So make a difference and give back to the Bronx community
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Who We Are:

Our membership-based coalition is composed of nonprofit organizations that provide services to the Bronx community.

How Does It Work:

Participating organizations from all over the Bronx leverage resources and share best practices to help improve volunteer recruitment and retention. Our Coalition seeks to connect Bronx residents with opportunities to volunteer within their neighborhood.

Member Organizations

#HashtagLunchbagBX AHRC NYC
American Cancer Society American Red Cross
American Red Cross at Hunter College Ariva
Artsmith Back on My Feet
Behind the Book Bi Habawalk
Big Apple Greeter Big Brothers Big Sisters NYC
BJCC Bronx Community Health Network
Bronx Community Solutions Bronx Connect
Bronx Debate League Bronx Long Term Recovery Group
Bronx Museum of the Arts Bronx NHS
Bronx River Alliance Bronx Youth Center – The Door
BronxWorks BUILD: NYC
BUILD: NYC Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of NY
Catholic Guardians Services Center for Independence of the Disabled, NY-Long Term Care Ombudsman Program
Center for Independence of the Disabled, NY-Long Term Care Ombudsman Program Christ Disciples International Ministries, Inc
Citizen Schools City Harvest
CitySquash COMMUNITY TAX AID, INC
COMMUNITY TAX AID, INC. COMTO-NY
Creative LifeStyles, Inc Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation
Directions for Our Youth, Inc. Eat nYc The Bronx Food And Wine Festival
Food Bank for New York City FOR MY PEOPLE EMPOWERMENT
For My People Empowerment Inc. Friends of Mosholu Parkland
Friends of Pelham Parkway G.I.V.E. Getting Involved Virginia Avenue Efforts Inc.
GallopNYC Gamma Nu Delta
Good Counsel Homes GreenThumb-NYC Parks
GRID Alternatives GrowNYC, Greenmarket
Harlem RBI Harvest Home Farmer\’s Market
Homes for the Homeless NYC iMentor
J&S Caring Food Pantry JASA
Joshua and Caleb Ministries, Inc. Jumpstart
Kingsbridge Heights Community Center La Fuente
Ladies About Community Elevation Lantern Community Services
Learning Leaders Legal Hand
Legal Hand Highbridge LIFT the Bronx
Literacy INC LiveonNY
Make-A-Wish Metro NY Masa
Mentoring USA MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care
My Own Book Fund National Psoriasis Foundation
Neighborhood Charter School Neighborhood SHOPP, Inc.
New Settlement Apartments New York Cares
New York City Coalition Against Hunger New York Common Pantry
New York Restoration Project NYC Parks Stewardship
Opportunity Youth Network Organizing for Action
Part of the Solution PATHHSEO
People for Cory Moore Phipps Community Development Corporation
Pre K For All- DoE Princess for a lifetime
PSS (Presbyterian Senior Services) R.A.I.N. Inc.
Reach Out and Read Morris Heights Health Center Read Ahead
Reading Partners Rocking the Boat
Sapna NYC South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (SoBRO)
South Bronx United Special Citizens Futures Unlimited
St. Mary’s Development Center for Children and Families, Inc. St. Peter’s Deliverance Center
Sustainable South Bronx The Bronx is Blooming
The Bronx Museum of the Arts The Children’s Aid Society
The City Tutors The Colored Girls Empowerment Project
The HopeLine The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning (LGBTQ) Community Services Center of The Bronx, Inc.
The Women Worldwide Initiative The Women’s Housing & Economic Development Corporation
Transportation Alternatives TriLatino Triathlon Club Inc
United By Blue University Neighborhood Housing Program (UNHP)
Van Cortlandt Park Conservancy VIP Community Services
Visiting Nurse Service of New York – Hospice Program Wave Hill
Westchester Square Art Center Westchester Square Partnership
WHEDco Willdlife Conservation Society: Future Leaders Program
Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation
World Cares Center World Vision Greater New York
Young Women on the Rize Inc., Youth Advocate Programs, Inc.

Featured Neighborhoods

Eastchester

Eastchester is in the northeast Bronx, on the border of Westchester County. It’s main thoroughfare is Boston Road, and it has a woodland, wetland, and bird sanctuary in Seton Falls Park.

Longwood

Longwood is a neighborhood in the south Bronx. It has many historic buildings, a cluster of which form the Longwood Historical District.

Riverdale

Riverdale is the northernmost point of the Bronx, and has been home to famous New Yorkers from Mark Twain to Willie Mays.