Volunteering for a Greater Boston

Boston Cares is the largest volunteer agency in New England, an Innovation Hub within the national HandsOn Network, and an award-winning leader in the volunteer engagement sector. Filling more than 25,000 volunteer spots annually in support of more than 180 Greater Boston schools and non-profit agencies, we offer a wide array of programs and opportunities that make it simple for you to volunteer no matter how busy your schedule. We believe volunteers transform communities through service and civic engagement.

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Give a child a bed of their own this holiday season!

By Boston Cares. Sat, 17 Nov 2018

Children under 18 make up 60 percent of the 13,000 people experiencing family homelessness here in Massachusetts, and many do not… Read more Give a child a bed of their own this holiday season!

June Spotlight: Allegra Marra

By Boston Cares. Wed, 20 Jun 2018

Chances are, if you’ve volunteered with Boston Cares, you’ve heard of Allegra Marra. You may have met her at one… Read more June Spotlight: Allegra Marra

We Want YOU for Summer of Service 2018

By Boston Cares. Fri, 01 Jun 2018

Between the 1st of June and August 31st, Boston Cares is challenging you to complete 10 service projects or 25… Read more We Want YOU for Summer of Service 2018

Youth Development Training & Conversation

By Boston Cares. Fri, 25 May 2018

  Are you interested in volunteering with young people? Would you like to learn inclusive and fun activities to engage… Read more Youth Development Training & Conversation

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