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Queens (Jackson Heights) - National Preparedness Month Kick-Off Volunteer

September is National Preparedness Month

New York, NY

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Queens - NPM Kick-Off Volunteer
***This volunteer opportunity is outside, rain or shine, and may require standing for extended periods***
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On Thursday, September 6, join the NYC Citizen Corps Council, NYC Office of Emergency Management (OEM), and fellow NYC volunteers to kick-off National Preparedness Month in Queens.  Like in years past, it is a chance to spend some time alongside fellow NYC volunteers showcasing what you do.

The NYC Citizen Corps Council is asking interested New Yorkers to sign up and spend a few hours at one of the locations below educating New Yorkers about emergency preparedness and volunteerism.

In 2011, 150 volunteers gave out more than 120,000 preparedness guides throughout the five boroughs during National Preparedness Month Kick-Off Events.

Event location:

  • Queens:  Jackson Heights - 74th Street and Roosevelt Avenue

***This volunteer opportunity is outside, rain or shine, and may require standing for extended periods***

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September is National Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month is a nationwide campaign to promote emergency preparedness and encourage volunteerism. 

In New York City every September, the NYC Office of Emergency Management and the NYC Citizen Corps Council bring together disaster and volunteer organizations to distribute information, host demonstrations, lead preparedness presentations, and educate fellow New Yorkers about emergency preparedness.

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