About 70 ASEZ WAO volunteers removed trash and invasive plants from Haverstraw Beach State Park. New York State Senators David Carlucci and James Skoufis attended to support the volunteers in their effort.
ASEZ volunteers spent the day at the New York State Capitol, speaking with senators and assembly members about their volunteer activities. ASEZ was also formally introduced during the NYS Senate and Assembly sessions.
ASEZ volunteers carried out a Bronx community cleanup in the Bronx neighborhood of Norwood. Prior to the cleanup, ASEZ volunteers received a citation from Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez for their commitment to community service in the Bronx, NY.
ASEZ volunteers from all over New England, including New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts, came together to carry out their first cleanup effort in New Hampshire. They removed 2,400 pounds of trash from Allard Drive in Manchester.
ASEZ volunteers carried out a vacant property cleanup in the Brighton neighborhood of Syracuse, NY as part of their “Reduce Crime Together” campaign. They filled a dumpster with about 1,400 pounds of trash.
ASEZ hosted the Crime Prevention Forum in Newport News, VA. Local law enforcement officials and other speakers of various professional backgrounds spoke about the importance of working together to reduce crime.
ASEZ held Working Together for World Peace to raise awareness on how to contribute to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through volunteerism. The Church of God in New Windsor, NY hosted the concert.