Monthly Archives: January 2010

Volunteers Hit Broadway

 Thanks to a generous grant from Bronx Council member Maria Baez that aims to bridge the generation gap through community service, Met Council’s senior clients and student volunteers attended Broadway’s Bye Bye Birdie this January. Bronx public school students accompanied low income senior clients to the show and afterwards discussed their impressions of the performance […]

Met Council Rocks MLK Day

  “Everyone can be great, because everyone can serve.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Nearly 100 individuals volunteered with Met Council on Monday, January 18th in celebration of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. These energetic and dedicated volunteers ranged from families, to college sororities, to retired veterans, and their hard work helped […]