Hands On Hartford

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New Remote Volunteer Opportunities

We have several opportunities that individuals or groups can do from home.  Please click on the link to learn more and contact our Volunteer Coordinators at 860-706-1522 or volunteering@handsonhartford.org.

Remote Volunteer Opportunities

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

Foodshare Pick Up and Delivery Volunteer

Halal Food Sorter-Community Pantry

Kitchen to Pantry Volunteer

Pantry Volunteer

SWAP Nutrition Food Sorter-Community Pantry

Volunteer Receptionist

Small Group Volunteer Opportunities:

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

Connecticut Money School Volunteer Facilitator

Fern Street Food Ministry

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

Foodshare’s Walk Against Hunger

September 19th, 2020

Join the team in our fight against hunger and food insecurity in Hartford.  This is a great way to connect with close family and friends and be a part of an extended network in the community to support Hands On Hartford’s MANNA Food Programs.  The Walk this year is a virtual event, so everyone can […]

Hands & Hearts Together, a virtual celebration

October 4th, 2020

An engaging and entertaining evening with the Hands On Hartford family joining in the joyful work of strengthening community in Hartford. Registration:  no cost With gourmet supper package:   $75 To register, click HERE Check out all the details HERE!