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PRSA-NY Gives Back: Habitat for Humanity (Rescheduled from 8/13)
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Ready to help PRSA-NY build affordable housing in Brooklyn with Habitat for Humanity NYC? RSVP today using the link below! For new volunteers, please register here: For previously registered volunteers, please register here:

When: Saturday, October 1, 2016
Where: Habitat NYC Construction
Dean Street and Mother Gaston Blvd. in Brownsville
Brooklyn, New York 
United States

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New Date - Saturday, October 1st
Event previously scheduled for 8/13 was postponed due to an inclement weather.
Original registrants should have received a direct communication regarding the postponement. 

Habitat for Humanity has built 60+ affordable homes in NYC over the past seven years. We invite you to join 20+ PRSA-NY volunteers as we help build 15 more affordable condos for families – no experience necessary!  Registration is open to current PRSA-NY chapter members, non-members and guests.


For questions, please email or call 212-228-7228

A $15 donation is requested at the time of registration.  After completing your donation, please follow any additional onscreen instructions until you are successfully registered for the October 1 PRSA-NY and Habitat for Humanity Event.

Watch the 30 Year Anniversary Video!

Volunteers will start at 9:00 a.m. with sign-in and finish at 4:30 p.m. A knowledgeable Site Supervisor and AmeriCorps Site Leaders will shepherd us in the building. All tools, hats, gloves, work belts, and other necessities are provided. However, you will have to bring sturdy shoes - no sneakers or sandals. PRSA-NY team t-shirts will also be provided upon arrival.

“I build because I can...nothing compares to this type of happiness,” say NYC Habitat volunteers. Come out and swing a hammer and make a difference in families' lives. 


Open to chapter members, non-members and guests. 

Not yet a member? Brand new members who join PRSA as a regular member with code COMMUNITY16 by September 30th receive a free 1 year chapter membership with PRSA-NY, along with many additional benefits, including special opportunities to volunteer throughout the year. Click here for more details and join today!

Transportation to the Build Site:
Volunteers should take the subway to the Broadway Junction Station in Brooklyn (A/C, J/Z and L). It's a short walk to the work site from the station. 

9:00 a.m.         Arrival at build site and registration
9:30-4 p.m.      Hands-on volunteering
4:30 p.m.         Transportation back to Manhattan


PRSA-NY gratefully acknowledges NAPS for sponsoring this program

If you wish to make an additional donation to Habitat for Humanity NYC, you can do so by clicking here.

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PRSA-NY often photographs or records footage of its events and by attending the event you may be photographed or filmed. PRSA-NY may use any such footage to promote PRSA-NY in any manner and in any media for any purpose whatsoever throughout the world.

Cancellation Policy:
Reservations and cancellations will be accepted until 12 noon the business day prior to the event and must be submitted in writing to  If you do not cancel by the deadline you remain responsible for the registration fee. On-site registration will be available (space permitting) for an additional fee of $5.00

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