MulchFest 2020

Please join our veterans and make new friends!  On "It's My Park!" Day, our volunteers will be geared up to process Christmas trees and wreaths for mulching and distributing to the public for free. Activities are labor intensive and teen-friendly (18 and over). Contact Andrew Burgie ASAP to RSVP: More information will be sent […]

Yale Community Connect: MLK Day Service Project

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Service Project w/ New York City Platoons (The Mission Continues) Saturday, January 18 @ Mosaic Prep Academy, 11AM – 3PM. In honor of Martin Luther King Jr Day, members of The Mission Continues New York Service platoons are deploying once again to Mosaic Preparatory Academy in East Harlem to build […]

YC Connect: Winter Meal Delivery with DOROT

Winter Meal Delivery with DOROT Feb. 2, 2020 | 10:00am - 12:00pm East Side/Central Synagogue - Community House 123 East 55th Street, Between Park and Lexington Avenue Yale Community Connect is working with DOROT to deliver winter meals. We would love to gather as many volunteers for this rewarding opportunity as possible. Please register here by Jan. 16, […]

Booker T. Washington JHS 4th Annual Wellness Day

Booker T. Washington (MS54) ( NY – Upper West Side March 13 | 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM This year will be MS54 Booker T. Washington Middle School's 4th Annual Wellness Day and it will take place on Friday, March 13th, 2020 from approximately 9 am to 11 am. We invite 30+ presenters to come to […]

Yale Community Connect Online Get-Together: How to Take Meaningful Action

How to Take Meaningful Action: Sharing Experiences and Asking Questions Yale Community Connect Online Get-Together June 10, 2020 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Please join us for an informal talk with Yale Community Connect volunteers who will share their experiences and answer questions. If you would like to share or would like to […]

YC Connect: Food Distribution with Queens Liberation Project

FOOD DISTRIBUTION WITH QUEENS LIBERATION PROJECT WITH THE NEW YORK 4TH SERVICE PLATOON AUGUST 22, 2020 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM LOCATION: THE FIRST REFORMED CHURCH OF ASTORIA 2726 12th St, Astoria, NY 11102 Astoria, NY CONTACT: Daquane Mays (347) 344-7929 The Queens Platoon is getting back into the swing of things, despite the […]

Natural Areas Conservancy: Climate Week NYC

Mark your calendar! Tune in from September 21-27 for Climate Week NYC — the largest climate summit taking place this year. Join the Natural Areas Conservancy as we host events exploring how New York City’s natural resources play a pivotal role in mitigating climate change. We’ll also share our latest work in climate adaptation, including new tools […]

YASC in the Americas: Community Responses to COVID-19

YASC in the Americas: Community Responses to COVID-19 Perspectives from Brazil, Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico Join via webinar on Tuesday, September 29, at 8 p.m. EDT Learn about three fascinating areas and how local communities are handling the pandemic during this interactive webinar. Our panelists join us from YASC partners Instituto Floresta Viva in Brazil, Yspaniola in Dominican Republic, and Instituto […]

YC Connect: 28th Ave Beach Cleanup with TMC Queen’s Platoon

28th Ave Beach Cleanup with The Mission Continues Building Up & Breaking Down October 24,2020 10:00 AM-03:00 PM 28th Ave Beach: 119-6 28th Ave, Queens, NY 11354 Event Overview Join the Queens Platoon as we partner up again with Coastal Prevention Network to build up on the 28th ave beach. Some of the tasks we will […]

Yale-Jefferson Award for Public Service: A Fireside Chat

Yale-Jefferson Award for Public Service: A Virtual Fireside Chat with 2020 Award Recipients Virtual Fireside Chat Thursday, Dec. 17 | 3:00 PM ET All welcome to attend; Registration required REGISTER The Yale-Jefferson Awards are presented annually, recognizing sustained public service that is individual, innovative, impactful, and inspiring. The recipients are three Yalies - a Yale […]