I moved to New York City for a new job. I wanted to keep myself grounded and remind myself that the New York experience I get to enjoy is not everyone’s experience.
Dave Park is a Hope for New York volunteer who has been serving with our affiliates for years!
Lent has traditionally been a liturgical season of ‘alms-giving’, where we let go of our own desires and focus on the needs of others, especially the poor and needy.
Volunteering and engaging volunteers as part of my full-time work at The Bowery Mission stems from my own turbulent experiences in New York City.
This year's Spring Benefit was the first one we've held in person since 2019! We loved celebrating community with everyone together in one room.