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

Cafe Host Volunteer 

Community Meals Kitchen Assistant Volunteer

Foodshare Pick Up and Delivery Volunteer

Halal Food Sorter-Community Pantry

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

Charter Oak Boxing Academy

Connecticut Money School Volunteer Facilitator

Fern Street Food Ministry

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

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Food Parade

January 18th, 2021

Sponsored by Greater Hartford Jack and Jill! Feed the Need Food Drive for MLK Jr. Day of Service Where: Hands on Hartford, 55 Bartholomew Ave, Hartford, CT 06106  Date: Monday, January 18, 2021,  12 noon – 2:00 PM ET   Greater Hartford Jack and Jill is partnering with Hands on Hartford again to organize a food parade drop-off […]