Monthly Archives: May 2009

AmeriCorps Week round up

Last week was AmeriCorps week; a week when AmeriCorps members, alums and volunteers follow the AmeriCorps motto, and get things done! Met Council’s AmeriCorps volunteers participated in the kick off celebration last weekend at Thomas Jefferson Park in Harlem. 1,300 other members, alums and volunteers showed up to rally around the importance of service and […]

Butterfield 8

  Our fundraising event at Butterfield 8 last night was a great success, and fun too! 92 people were in attendance, and although the numbers have not come in yet with how much money we raised for our new Food for Life campaign, I can say that we made a lot of new friends who […]

Painting the Town

  This past weekend we had two awesome groups of volunteers painting at two different Met Council sites. A group from Goldman Sachs hiked over to 80 Maiden Lane to give our Career Services conference room on the 22nd floor a much needed new coat. At Metro House, the UJA Young Professional group spent the […]