AmeriCorps members help with a cleanup project at New York's Rockaway Beach during a 2013 AmreiCorps Week project on March 16, 2013. (Corporation for National and Community Service Photo)
AmeriCorps NCCC members remove debris from Rockaway Beach in New York during an AmeriCorps Week event on March 16, 2013. The area continues to recover from the devastation left behind by Hurricane Sandy in late 2012. Corporation for National and Community Service Photo.
New York Cares Executive Director Gary Bagley addresses AmeriCorps members and volunteers at the service kick off event at Hammel House, a New York City Housing Authority complex in the Rockaways section of Queens, NY, before departing to Rockaway Beach for the service clean-up. Corporation for National and Community Service Photo.