2023 Day of Action

National Day of Action

About the National Day of Action

The National Day of Action is a day when people across a country come together to volunteer their time and energy towards a common cause. This cause may be related to social, environmental or other issues that are important to the community.

As a National Day of Action volunteer, you would be a part of this collective effort, contributing your skills and resources to help make a difference. Depending on the nature of the cause, you may be involved in a variety of activities such as organizing events, fundraising, canvassing, educating others or engaging in direct action.


Why become a volunteer?


Volunteering on the National Day of Action is an opportunity to make a meaningful impact on your community, and to be a part of a larger movement towards positive change. It is a chance to connect with like-minded individuals who share your passion for making the world a better place and to be a part of something bigger than yourself.

Overall, volunteering on the National Day of Action is a way to demonstrate your commitment to the causes that matter to you, and to help build a more just and equitable society for all.


Local Opportunities


Locust Grove

June 21, 2023

Poughkeepsie, NY

10:00am – 2:00pm

Volunteers will work on estate gardens, trimming and weeding and possible fence painting.



Food Bank of the Hudson Valley

June 22, 2023

Cornwall, NY

1:30pm – 3:00pm

Volunteers will sort perishable donations–mostly canned goods, potato chips, water, soda, etc.



Downing Park Urban Farm

June 23, 2023

Newburgh, NY

9:00am – 12:00pm

Volunteers will perform duties to include weeding, mulching, harvesting and planting.


Annual Sponsors

Premier Annual Sponsors: Central Hudson Gas & Electric, M&T Bank, Orange & Rockland, Pratt & WhitneyAnnual Sponsors: IBM, Resorts World, RBT, TD Bank, Ulster Savings