and Miscellaneous Events
Safety First Forum
Youth Safety in the Bronx April 17th,
2014, Boricua College Bronx NY. Learn about public
safety initiatives for youth in primary to high school.
Free Job Fair
on Thursday, April 17, 2014
(10am-2pm). Powering Jobs and Empowering Communities Open to
ALL Job Seekers. Meet Employers and Attend Workshops,
Newly constructed affordable
housing studio apartments for rent, household size 1.
Morrisania section of the Bronx.
April 25th, 2014.
See flyer here for complete details and information.
Sustainable South Bronx
Event Saturday April 26th, 2014.
Earth Day 2014
needed 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM. Hunts Point Riverside Park.
Newly constructed apartments
for rent. East 144th Street. Affordable
Deadline is April 30th for first
FIVE BORO BIKE TOUR needs
Volunteers for the event on Sunday
May 4th, 2014. Be There,
Have Fun, No Cycling experience necessary.
Be Part of something BIG.
Management Professional Certification
and NYC Business Solutions Assistance.
NOTE: Classes Start
Soon for more
Volunteer for Food Pantry:
Part of the Solution (POTS) seeks
volunteers to help feed the hungry
year-round. Anyone interested can call
(718) 220-4892 or email
will be making stops on the
fourth Friday of
each month at Fordham Road
and the Grand Concourse from noon to
p.m.; and Fordham Plaza from 2:30 to
4 p.m. Seniors with photo ID may
apply for reduced fare cards and others may
add value or purchase
cards. For more information, call (212)
METRO-CARD or visit
for Bronx-based projects.
Deadline for all applications
is Monday, March
31, 2014. Mini-grant
available for a project that
benefits the Bronx community with college
bound and job readiness or
healthy food and nutrition initiatives.
Bronx Support Group Ongoing for
(and Their Friends) & Legal Clinic.
Resources: If you have rent
arrear problems or are facing eviction,
please read this information and call the
sources, There may
be financial HELP available to you.
Benefits Counseling? The
Mayor's Office of Veterans Affairs (MOVA)
now offers VA benefits counseling at The
Veterans Service Office. Call Mary
Mclaughlin at 718-482-5993 to an schedule
For Days, Hours and Room location see the
The NEW BxCulturalCard.
Start enjoying special offers and
discounts at Bronx cultural institutions
and businesses. The Card is great for Bronx
residents, students and visitors. List of
New York City’s Workforce1 Career Centers.
The centers provide personalized career
counseling, interview training, resume/cover
letter assistance, workshops and ESL
classes. For more information, Please call
Bronx Workforce1 Center, 358 E. 149th St., (718)
The Riverdale-Yonkers Society for
Ethical Culture is
food donations to benefit the
Kingsbridge-Riverdale-Marble Hill Food
and Hunger Project, Inc.
drive is ongoing.
Please leave food donations at
the Society, 4450 Fieldston Road,
Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5
p.m., and on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 12
p.m. No perishable foods accepted.
For more information, call (718)
Opportunities. New York Cares,
the city’s leading volunteer organization,
residents to get involved in
their community. Volunteers must attend a
one-time orientation. There are over 1,200
projects to choose from citywide each month.
To view the list of upcoming project
. To register for an orientation in your
area, call (212) 228-5000.
Homeless Pets Go On-Line:
The Bronx Cat Coalition has started listing
homeless Bronx cats on
www.Petfinder.com , an
Internet site that finds new homes for lost or unwanted pets. The
Coalition’s cats can be viewed at
Contact the Bronx Cat Coalition
on (718) 671-1695 if you are interested in adopting.
Bronx Pet Adoption:
The Bronx branch of the Poor Animals of St.
Francis now lists local homeless pets on their Web site,
www.petfinder.com/shelters/NY587.html For more
information, call (718) 822-6044 or e-mail
Recycling Web Site:
The Bronx chapter of FreeCycle.org
offers an online bulletin board to donate items to other borough
residents. Participants may post items they want to donate or items they
seek. To join, go to
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