A commitment to public service is at the core of Mike Bloomberg's values, both personally and professionally. Throughout his career in the private sector and during his time in government, philanthropy, service and community activism have been integral parts of his worldview and his day-to-day actions.
Cities of Service Launches New $2 Million Impact Volunteering Fund
Jun. 17, 2012 CitiesofService.org
The Cities of Service Impact Volunteering Fund is a $2 million fund administered by Cities of Service and funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies to help cities use impact volunteering to tackle pressing local challenges. Grant sizes will range from $25,000 to $100,000 with larger amounts reserved for cities with multiple initiatives.
Mayor Bloomberg Honors Graduates of NYC Civic Corps Class of 2011
Mayor Bloomberg today delivered remarks at the graduation ceremony of the City’s second NYC Civic Corps class – a specially trained group of AmeriCorps members who work at nonprofit organizations and City agencies to help increase the number of volunteers they can utilize and serve a greater number of New Yorkers in need.