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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:

Backpack Delivery Volunteer – In need of 3 people for 2019-2020 school year

Cafe Prep Volunteer

Community Meals Kitchen Assistant Volunteer

Food Runner Volunteer

Foodshare Pick Up and Delivery Volunteer

Front Office Volunteer

Halal Food Sorter-Community Pantry

Healthy Food Sample Volunteer

Kitchen to Pantry Volunteer

Pantry Volunteer

SWAP Nutrition Food Sorter-Community Pantry

Volunteer Receptionist

Small Group Volunteer Opportunities:

Interfaith Youth Event – October 26th

Calling all middle and high school students! Join us on October 26th from 1:00pm to 4:30pm for an Interfaith Youth Volunteer Opportunity! Connect with other faith youths during a food drive and Faces of Homelessness event. Registration is required. For more information and to sign up please contact Edith Tresner at 860-706-1522 or etresner@handsonhartford.org

Community Meals

We now serve Continental Breakfast Monday-Thursday at Community Meals. 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 8:30am to 10:30am. Community Meals Breakfast Serving or Donating and Serving

Service Positions

How much good can you do for the Hartford Community?

Find out by serving as a LISC AmeriCorps Member at Hands On Hartford!

Hands On Hartford and Local Initiatives Support Corporation are seeking a full-time AmeriCorps member to serve as a Housing & Homelessness Prevention Services Facilitator. AmeriCorps service is a perfect opportunity to gain professional development and experience in the non-profit sector. For more information about this service position and LISC AmeriCorps, click on this link. 

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

Windsor Senior Center – Friday lunch volunteers for Summer 2019



Upcoming Events and Opportunities

50th Anniversary Celebration at the Marriott Downtown

October 24th, 2019

OUR SILENT AUCTION ITEMS FOR THIS EVENT ARE NOW ON LINE!! In preparation for the October 24 50th Anniversary Celebration, we have put our silent auction items on line.  They are now open for bidding.  Even if you are not attending the event, you and your friends and family can bid and continue bidding on […]