Recent Highlighted Requests from Community Groups
Long Island Civic Engagement Table Topics for Academic/Research Input:Representation of communities of color at every level of government on LI (do elected officials accurately represent the demographics of their constituents), election turnout numbers per race, voter suppression tactics on LI.
Student Internships: Yes. Support on Leadership development and capacity building projects (such as issue and electoral trainings), support for Voter registration and GOTV volunteer efforts, outreach, digital and media support.
Long Island Progressive Coalition Topics for Academic/Research Input: We are looking for Long Island specific economic information for our Worker Cooperatives work. Specifically looking for small business numbers related to age of ownership. We would like the info made into infographics and other visually pleasing methods for presentations, web, and press.
Student Internships: Yes. LIPC is always looking for interns to assist on a variety of campaigns. An intern at LIPC can expect to be fully engaged in our campaigns while learning how to message to an audience, outreach to communities, communicate via social media, plan events, and help win real change on Long Island.
SEIU Local 32BJ Student Internships: Yes We are looking to conduct a non-union building survey. The work would be based out of Hempstead but range island-wide. Intern would need to have a car.