Volunteer in NYC: Where to lend a helping hand

Volunteering is a win-win for everyone; not only are you helping your community, but the result can give you a sense of accomplishment and purpose.

The city is filled with so many volunteering opportunities it can be hard to know where to start or how to narrow down your search.

So in honor of National Volunteering Week (April 10-16), here are a few volunteering opportunities to check out in New York City.

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