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July 24th: Stop the Post Superstorm Sandy Land Grab in NYC! All the People into the Streets! Flood the Hearing with Our Demands!

The people of New York City are in the fight of our lives.  Bloomberg and his Housing Authority want to build luxury towers on the parks and playgrounds of Lower East Side and Harlem public housing projects.  On July 24th, public housing residents will take over the NYCHA Draft Annual Plan hearing to demand that NYCHA immediately terminate the plan.In order … Continue reading

Volunteers Wanted: Video Editing and Transcription for the SandBox Project

Are you an experienced documentarian, film or sound editor, transcription wizard, or web designer? The Sandy Toolbox project could use your help! The Sandy Toolbox project is a documentation project which aims to share lessons learned through Occupy Sandy’s volunteer based disaster response. With the ever increasing likelihood of similar climate disasters occuring nationwide, we hope that the project will … Continue reading

Volunteers Needed on Monday 2/4 in Staten Island!

Monday, February 4, 11-3pm  1128 Olympia, Staten Island  Volunteers need to bring a laptop RSVP to Karen at karen_jackson@projecthospitality.org Volunteers will be inputting data that was collected in a wide-spread canvass of the beaches impacted by super storm Sandy.  The data collection project was a collaboration with the Occupy Sandy network. The compilation of this information is critical for identifying … Continue reading

People's Recovery Summit - Feb 1-3

Join Us for the People’s Recovery Summit – FREE – Fri 2/1 Thru Sun 2/3!

Over the past three months, we’ve seen people from all over the city and the country come together in response to Sandy. We turned entire churches into “holy warehouses” of donated items and distributed them to dozens of “hubs” all over the city, working shoulder-to-shoulder with community leaders and residents to care for the most vulnerable among us. On Feb. 1st, 2nd, … Continue reading

Volunteer Opportunities as of 1/29/13

Three months after the storm, New Yorkers continue to rebuild. Volunteers in the occupy sandy network are working tirelessly during these cold months, preparing and serving thousands of hot meals a day, attacking mold, and finding ways to bring warmth wherever possible.   Below you will find a list of ways to have their back, join their teams, and be a … Continue reading

Volunteer Opportunities as of 1/29/13

Three months after the storm, New Yorkers continue to rebuild. Volunteers in the occupy sandy network are working tirelessly during these cold months, preparing and serving thousands of hot meals a day, attacking mold, and finding ways to bring warmth wherever possible.   Below you will find a list of ways to have their back, join their teams, and be a … Continue reading

Volunteer Opportunities as of 1/24

Hey Folks – Volunteer opportunities this week are at these locations. If you have questions please contact 347-770-4520 or OccupySandyVolunteers@gmail.com. Bay Ridge, Brooklyn Occupy Sandy Kitchen Location: St. John’s Church, 461 99th St, Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, Take R train to 95th St. stop. Exit station and go to 99th st. Make a left on 99th street and go towards Fort Hamilton Parkway. Left side. … Continue reading

Volunteer Opportunities as of 1/24

Hey Folks – Volunteer opportunities this week are at these locations. If you have questions please contact 347-770-4520 or OccupySandyVolunteers@gmail.com. Bay Ridge, Brooklyn Occupy Sandy Kitchen Location: St. John’s Church, 461 99th St, Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, Take R train to 95th St. stop. Exit station and go to 99th st. Make a left on 99th street and go towards Fort Hamilton Parkway. Left side. … Continue reading

Sandy Storyline Looking for Volunteer Coordinators, Front End Developers, Admin Help and Content!

Do you have any photos or audio clips or stories about Occupy Sandy that you want to share? Visit Sandy Storyline and let your voice be heard! Sandy Storyline is a participatory documentary project about Hurricane Sandy and efforts to recover and rebuild our neighborhoods.  Read on for other ways you can get involved! Sandy Storyline  Any Affected Area in New York … Continue reading

Respond & Rebuild: Weekend Volunteers Needed

Almost three months after Hurricane Sandy, thousands of New Yorkers are still living with black mold.  Respond & Rebuild helps Rockaway residents get past a huge obstacle to rebuilding: mold remediation. It’s a tedious job and it’s important that it’s done well, and you can do it!  Sign up for a day of mold remediation at respondandrebuild.org.  Jobs are lined up in advance and … Continue reading

YANA Needs Volunteers for Flyering Vital Information to Sandy Survivors – Fri 1/18 & Sat 1/19

Hello everyone! We are doing a huge flyering campaign TOMORROW, Friday, January 18th, 2013. We’ll be dropping packets of winterizing, mold remediation, legal, and open medical clinic and pharmacy flyers in people’s mailboxes. We are pushing the winterizing, especially, in advance of the cold weather approaching.  We need volunteers to go door-to-door with these flyers Friday and Saturday, as well … Continue reading

Volunteer Opportunities as of 1/16/13

Hey Folks! Below are some ongoing and upcoming volunteer opportunities in the Bay Ridge, Greenpoint, Rockaways, Sheepshead Bay and Staten Island. We also have som great news from YANA. As always thank you so much for all the time and energy you’ve given to this effort. Please spread the word to your friends! Best, Occupy Sandy Extra! Extra! Tell the … Continue reading

Volunteer Opportunities as of 1/16/13

Hey Folks! Below are some ongoing and upcoming volunteer opportunities in the Bay Ridge, Greenpoint, Rockaways, Sheepshead Bay and Staten Island. We also have som great news from YANA. As always thank you so much for all the time and energy you’ve given to this effort. Please spread the word to your friends! Best, Occupy Sandy Extra! Extra! Tell the … Continue reading

Volunteer Opportunities as of 1/12/13 in Greenpoint, Rockaways, Sheepshead Bay, Staten Island and Bay Ridge!

Below are a list of excellent volunteer opportunities coming up this weekend all across the city in Greenpoint, Bay Ridge, Rockaways, Staten Island and Sheepshead Bay. Please check them out and as always thank you for your continued generosity of time, talents and spirit!  Solidarity, Occupy Sandy Rockaways Respond and Rebuild Location: Averne, (Rockaways), Pilgrim Church of Arverne, 7416 Beach … Continue reading