Welcome to SeniorNet LI’s Volunteer Page

“Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy. You vote in elections once a year, but when you volunteer, you vote every day about the kind of community you want to live in.” unknown


SeniorNet LI Huntington Learning Center Spring Open House: March 17
SeniorNet LI Volunteer Luncheon and Recognition Day: April 21
SeniorNet LI Huntington Learning Center Summer Open House: June 23
SeniorNet LI Volunteer Training: August 18 (NEW DATE)
SeniorNet LI Huntington Learning Center Fall Open House: September 15
SeniorNet LI Annual Meeting: October 31
SeniorNet LI Volunteer Holiday Party: December 1
SeniorNet LI Huntington Learning Center Winter Open House: December 9

Email blasts are sent to our volunteers giving specifics about each event.

Recipients of the Phyllis Y. Haber Award

The Phyllis Y. Haber Award, bestowed annually to the person showing outstanding dedication and providing service to the senior community. This award was established in the year 2000. It is named after Phyllis Y. Haber, who was the Family Service League’s Vice President of Programs and Grants Development.

2000   Phyllis Y. Haber
2001   Dave Bushnell
2002   Don Weidman
2003   Heber Marquez and Eric Vero
2004   Slava Vero
2005   Don Stone
2006   Nick DeFlorio
2007   Moss Rawn
2008   Fred Atkin
2009   Helen Morris
2010   Jim Burke
2011   Bill Baker
2012   Otto Niebler
2013   Bob Festa
2014   Phyllis Pappas and Florence Staebler
2015   Claire Kerman
2016   Nick Radesca

Recipients of the Eric Vero Technical Award

The Eric Vero Inaugural Technical Award was established for outstanding contribution to the technical needs of SeniorNet and is presented to an exceptional volunteer whose work continues the tradition of the “Lab Rats” as established in 1999 by the founders of the SeniorNet LI Computer Lab.

2013   Ed Kristol
2014   Joseph LaMagna
2015   Emily Sternhell
2016   Jim Burke

SeniorNet LI Recipients of the SeniorNet National Curriculum Contest

SeniorNet National conducts an annual curriculum contest to encourage submissions from Center teachers to share course curriculum with other Centers throughout the United States.

2014   Diane Asser, Bill Baker, Bob Kohler, Rich Levitan, and Moss Rawn
2016   Diane Asser, Evelyn Mattal & Sandie Baron (Honorable Mention)

SeniorNet LI Recipients of SeniorNet National President’s Award

SeniorNet President Award is given for distinguished contribution to the National Organization

2016 Bill Baker, Sandie Baron & Nick Radesca