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Covenant House Creative Volunteers Needed Sat Nov 15

When:   November 15, 2008 1:00pm-4:00pm
Where:   COVENANT HOUSE
460 West 41st Street (btwn 9th and 10th Avenue)
New York, NY
 

Covenant House Creative Volunteers Needed Sat Nov 15The Public Service & Social Justice Committee of the YALE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION OF METROPOLITAN NEW YORK is proud to sponsor a great event to benefit the patron youth of Covenant House.     Join us and inspire young lives on a Saturday afternoon!  We are seeking volunteers to lead ...

Public Service and Social Justice Committee Meeting

When:   October 28, 2008 6:30pm-7:30pm
Where:   Ashiya Sushi
167 First Avenue (btwn 10th & 11th Street)
Cost:   1/2 price sushi
 
AGENDA I. Finalizing Tango & Tapas Fundraising Event to benefit Children's Defense Fund. II.  Selecting 2 additional projects for November and December including: animal shelter/van, working with at-risk youth, and/or holiday stocking party for the needy. III.  Further review of Book Drive Project. IV.  Considering Ideas for ...

PUBLIC SERVICE CMTE IS LOOKING FOR 15 GREAT VOLUNTEERS TO SERVE FELLOW NEW YORKERS AT SOUP KITCHEN

When:   October 19, 2008 11:30am-3:30pm
Where:   St. Francis Xavier
55 West 15th Street (btwn 5th and 6th Avenue)
Union Square

Cost:   none
 

The Public Service/Social Justice Committee of the YALE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION OF METROPOLITAN NEW YORK is proud to call on volunteers to help out approximately 750 fellow New Yorkers that seek a warm meal and other assistance from this soup kitchen.  Volunteers will put meals on trays, hand out coffee & water, clean trays and distribute clothes.  At 3:00, volunteers will clean the tables & chairs and sweep the floors.

Volunteers should wear comfortable clothes, like a t-shirt and jeans, as well as closed shoes and a cap (otherwise, you will need to wear a hairnet).   Also, be proud to wear YALE logo attire!

Children 14 and older may volunteer with a parent/guardian.

Your help is greatly needed, especially during this challenging time.  Following the event, volunteers will  unwind at Heartland Brewery in Union Square (35 Union Square).  We look forward to seeing you.

Please confirm your attendance by contacting Amanda Taffy at This email address is hidden from email harvesters via JavaScript .


Public Service and Social Justice Committee Meeting, August 5

When:   August 5, 2008 6:30pm-7:30pm
Where:   Ashiya Sushi
167 First Avenue (btwn 10th and 11th Street)
Cost:   1/2 price sushi
 
Agenda: I. Planning next project - an all Ivy, Flag Football Game (Central Park) in late September to benefit a worthy cause. II. Finalizing details of St. Xavier's Soup Kitchen (Union Square) scheduled for October 19, 2008. III. Selecting New Public Service/ Social Justice Projects-- for November and December

BEAUTIFY PROSPECT PARK Service Event

When:   July 26, 2008 10:00am-1:00pm
Where:   Prospect Park- Volunteers should gather at the Willink Entrance (next to the Lefferts Historic House) at the intersection of Flatbush Avenue and Ocean Avenue by 9:00 am.

Cost:   FREE
 

BEAUTIFY PROSPECT PARK: Make a Difference, Be a Yalie Volunteer and Enjoy FREE LUNCH/Picnic and Optional Free Nature Tour

audobon center prospect parkFellow alumns, Yale Brooklynites, family and friends join us in an effort to beautify Brooklyn's green gem. Spend 3 hours in the company of 25 Yale volunteers and help spruce up this amazing park (which includes weeding, shrubbing and cleaning).  Enjoy a Free Nature Tour offered by Andrew Burgie, a Free Lunch/picnic and Recreational Sport compliments of YAAMNY.  Volunteers are encouraged to invite family members and guests to any of the day's activities.

Celebrate a weekend in the city among old friends and new ones while rejoicing in the opportunity to engage in public service. Help us show we care!

Sponsored by the Public Service/Social Justice Committee

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW

or just visit: http://yaamny.net/BEAUTIFY_PROSPECT_PARK_Service_Event


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Theater premiere: A Perfect Couple by Brooke Berman, Directed by Yale Alumna Maria Mileaf

When:   July 1, 2008 8:00pm
Where:   DR2 Theater
104 East 15th Street
Between Union Square East and Irving Pace
New York, NY
Cost:   $35
 
THEATER PREMIERE: A Perfect CoupleTuesday, July 1st, 8:00 P.M. curtain. DR2 Theater 104 East 15th Street Between Union Square East and Irving Pace New York, NY  WET (Womens Expressive Theater) presents the world-premiere of A Perfect Couple, directed by Yale alumna Maria Mileaf  and featuring Yale alumni James Waterston (Isaac) ...

Public Service and Social Justice Committee Meeting

When:   July 8, 2008 6:30pm-7:30pm
Where:   Ashiya Sushi
167 First Avenue (btwn 10th & 11th Street)
Cost:   1/2 price sushi
 
Agenda: I. Finalizing Details of Restoration Prospect Park--scheduled for 7/26 II. Planning Next Project - St. Xavier's Soup Kitchen scheduled for Fall 2008 III. Selecting New Public Service/ Social Justice Project-- we are eagerly awaiting initiatives that focus on social justice (at home or abroad).