Monthly Archives: March 2012

Volunteering During Winter Break: Mimoza Januzi, Volunteer of the Month

When school was out for winter break, Mimoza did not relax at home like most of her peers. Instead she volunteered her time at Met Council, assisting low income seniors to get housing. Not many high school students exhibit the type of dedication and maturity that Mimoza Januzi has shown as a volunteer at Met Council. And for […]

Making New Friends While Volunteering by Guest Blogger Alana Tendler

When I walked into Met Council’s Senior Lunch Program and saw a fellow volunteer who looked about my age I was very excited! Although NYC is filled with so many people, it is not easy to find friends with similar interests. Once Emily and I started sharing our backgrounds, we realized we had way more in common […]