Day of Service

Tuesday April 18, 2023

Please join us for an incredible and important day of fundraising activities, campus beautification projects, community outreach, and volunteer activities.

The Day of Service is sponsored by the First-Year Experience Committee and the Center for Applied Learning. 


Donations and collection projects will assemble on-campus 9am – 2:15pm in the CCB multipurpose room and the CCB lobby. 

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“I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do the something that I can do”

–Edward Everett Hale, American author & historian

Volunteer Fair 

NCC Day of Service also welcomes the Volunteer Fair sponsored by the Applied Learning Committee with support from the Community Service Committee.

Many agencies will be available to meet with you about volunteer positions, as well as paid and unpaid internships and part-time jobs for the spring and summer, including:

  • The Long Island Children's Museum
  • I Run This Island
  • Race Awesome
  • Friends of Cedarmere
  • The Office of State Senator Gillibrand
  • Josh Lafazan for Congress/Team Lafazan
  • Options for Community Living
  • The Safe Center LI

...and more!


  • 8:00am to 9:00am - Set Up
  • 9:00am to 9:15am - Welcome & Opening Remarks, CCB MPR
  • 9:15am to 2:15pm - Service Projects, CCB MPR/Lobby and Locations Around Campus
  • 2:15pm to 3:00pm - Closing Remarks and Cleanup


Alexi’s Butterfly Garden sponsored by the PTK Honors Society Evening Chapter.  Come and color a butterfly which you can hang as a reminder of transforming and your story is not over. Donated money will be given to the Alexi Emilia Rodriguez Memorial scholarship.

Animal Shelter Donations sponsored by Intramural Sports will be collecting donations of food, toys, leashes, cleaning products, paper towels, feeding bowls, treats, old towels, monetary contributions and more will gladly be accepted.   All proceeds to benefit Last Hope Animal Shelter.

Canned Food Drive sponsored by the PTK Honors Society Day Chapter will be collecting canned food and boxes of pasta to donate to The Nest.

Canstruction Bake Sale sponsored by the Interior Design/Canstruction Team.  Proceeds to benefit The Nest.

Cards for Hospitalized Kids (CFHK) sponsored by the Physical Therapist Assistant Club is an internationally recognized charitable organization that spreads hope, joy & magic to hospitalized kids across America through uplifting, handmade cards. NCC students and faculty are invited to make a card to brighten the day of a child. Materials will be provided!

Habitat for Humanity Sponsored by NCC Student Veterans where NCC students and faculty will be asked to purchase and then paint the empty bricks of two whitewashed houses to raise money for The Habitat for Humanity.

Hindi’s Libraries sponsored by Student Personnel Services will be collecting children’s books to donate to Children's Homeless Shelters and Non-Profit Organizations around the country in need of Children's Books

Our Service to Those In The Service sponsored by the Surgical Technologist Club will be collecting toiletries and other everyday essential items that will help and benefits those men and women who have fought for our country.  Donating shampoo, conditioner, soap, mouth wash, tooth paste etc..

Peanut Butter ‘n’ Jelly Jam sponsored by Student Activities and the Caribbean Student Organization will be collecting peanut butter, jelly and bread in order to make sandwiches to donate to local shelters.

Textbooks for the library sponsored by the NCC Library staff, Invite current textbook donations for the Library's Reserve Collection

The Nest Fundraiser will be promoting awareness of basic needs insecurity on our campus and collecting nonperishable food items specifically: cereal, shelf-stable milk, peanut butter, jelly, pasta, tomato sauce and personal hygiene items specifically: deodorant, shampoo, feminine hygiene products.

The Day of Service is sponsored by the First-Year Experience Program and the Center for Applied Learning/Civic Engagement.

For more information, contact: or co-chairs Janis Mazza,, or JSeeta Ramprasad

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