The volunteers, leaders, and organizations in the CapNY are remarkable. Here, we tell stories of people who make CapNY, and the world, a better place.
- Celebrating Pride Month in CapNY: 3 Leaders Who Make it Happenby Victoria DianaPride Month is recognized around the world, to celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community. It takes place every June, in honor ofContinue reading “Celebrating Pride Month in CapNY: 3 Leaders Who Make it Happen”
- Juneteenth in CapNY: 4 Changemakers Paving the Wayby Naava Dae“Juneteenth is important because it is the beginning of our history.” – Lashawn Hawkins, Founder of the I Can BreatheContinue reading “Juneteenth in CapNY: 4 Changemakers Paving the Way”
- CapNY Community: Free Food Fridge Albanyby Jessica KellyJammella Anderson, the founder of Free Food Fridge Albany, wanted to make fresh, perishable food available to marginalized communities. FoodContinue reading “CapNY Community: Free Food Fridge Albany”
- CapNY Community Impact: Street Soldiersby Lauren HalliganThe amazing spirit of CapNY’s generosity shines bright in Street Soldiers. What started in 2016 as a small grassroots effortContinue reading “CapNY Community Impact: Street Soldiers”