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Join us for our Easter Day Community Meal on Sunday April 21st.

Easter Day Volunteer Opportunity

Hands On Hartford’s Recurring Volunteer Opportunities

We have a variety of regular volunteer opportunities at our programs. Click on the descriptions below to learn more! To learn more information or to sign up for a recurring volunteer opportunity, please contact our Volunteer Coordinators at 860-706-1522 or volunteering@handsonhartford.org

Individual Opportunities:

Pantry Volunteer

Cafe Prep Volunteer

Kitchen to Pantry Volunteer

Food Runner Volunteer

Foodshare Pick Up and Delivery Volunteer

Halal Food Sorter-Community Pantry

Healthy Food Sample Volunteer

SWAP Nutrition Food Sorter-Community Pantry

Community Meals Kitchen Assistant Volunteer

Small Group Volunteer Opportunities:

Community Meals will soon be open for lunch on Thursdays!  We are looking for small groups of 6-8 who are interested in serving lunch on Thursday afternoons from 11:30-1:30. Community Meals Lunch Serving Group

We are also going to be open for Continental Breakfast Monday-Thursday.  This is a great opportunity for a small groups of 2-3 people to donate and serve breakfast or just serve breakfasts to our guests. Community Meals Breakfast Serving or Donating and Serving

Contact Wanda Guzman, Community Engagement Program Manager, at wguzman@handsonhartford.org or (860)706-1507.

Partner Organization Volunteer Opportunities

Center Church Sunday Meals 2019

Charter Oak Boxing Academy

Children’s Reading Partners-Preschool Pals

Christ Church Cathedral Sunday Meals 2019

Connecticut Money School Volunteer Facilitator

Fern Street Food Ministry

Foodshare Volunteer Opportunities for Kids 2019

Jonathan’s Dream Playground

Journey Home – Making a House a Home

Keney Park Sustainability Project 

The Miracle League of Connecticut

The Village Thrift Boutique

Travelers Aid International at Bradley Airport



Upcoming Events and Opportunities

Walk Against Hunger 2019

April 27th, 2019

Join us at Foodshare’s 2019 Walk Against Hunger! Why:  Support thousands of folks we serve through the MANNA Community Pantry, Community Meals day and meal program, and the Backpack Nutrition Program for Hartford kids How:  Join the Hands On Hartford team or form your own team.  Either way, when you register for the Walk, choose […]