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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Celebrating Community at MLK Day 2019

By Boston Cares. Mon, 04 Mar 2019

MLK Day would not have been the same without YOU! “ Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do… Read more Celebrating Community at MLK Day 2019

Thank You to our Starbucks Fellows!

By Boston Cares. Fri, 22 Feb 2019

This past August Boston Cares welcomed our first two Starbucks Service Fellows to the team. The Starbucks Service Fellowship Program,… Read more Thank You to our Starbucks Fellows!

Maximize the Impact of Your Service this Holiday Season

By Boston Cares. Wed, 21 Nov 2018

  What are your holiday giving plans this season? For many people, the holidays are a time to see family,… Read more Maximize the Impact of Your Service this Holiday Season

Support our new project supply storage space!

By Boston Cares. Sun, 18 Nov 2018

Boston Cares fills 25,000 volunteer slots across Greater Boston each year – many through hands-on and portable projects that require… Read more Support our new project supply storage space!

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