MAKE A DIFFERENCE… VOLUNTEER AT KMC-LI
Kadampa Meditation Center Long Island (KMC-LI) is run entirely on volunteer efforts. Volunteering is a great way to share your talents or interests, have fun and help out at your meditation center. It doesn’t matter how small the task seems, each contribution of your time is meaningful and will contribute to the spreading of Dharma on Long Island.
All of the Kadampa Buddhist Centers around the world are non-profit, volunteer organizations that function to help the people of the local area spiritually.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Who can volunteer?
Anyone can volunteer. You don’t need a special skill or experience. We have many volunteer positions that can be undertaken by anyone without training, or minimal training. If you do have a special skill, please let us know.
How much time will it take?
It can take as little or as much time as you have. Each and every hour of volunteering counts. Come and speak with us about your schedule and availability.
What kinds of volunteer opportunities are there?
Our volunteer needs range from distribution of flyers, helping in our bookstore, food coordination at events, cleaning, administration, fixing things to other specific skills such as graphic design, web updates, sound recording and photography. To find out more about the different opportunities, please contact us.
How do I get started?
Our mission is to provide the people on Long Island with access to meditation, Buddhist teachings and other tools to cultivate peaceful, and happy lives.
“Thank you for your interest in helping to spread Buddha’s teachings throughout the New York area. If we think clearly we shall realize that all our present and future happiness depends upon our cherishing others.” —-Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
If you wish to help in any way at Huntington, Massapequa or Port Jefferson please contact us at info@MeditationOnlongisland.org.