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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Explore Boston Through Volunteerism

By Boston Cares. Mon, 05 Aug 2019

Many volunteers come to Boston Cares with a desire to become more connected to their community and make a positive… Read more Explore Boston Through Volunteerism

May Partner Spotlight: WATCHING BOSTON BLOOM

By Boston Cares. Wed, 29 May 2019

With the summer months quickly approaching and everyone getting outside to soak up the sun, it might be easy to… Read more May Partner Spotlight: WATCHING BOSTON BLOOM

National Volunteer Week 2019

By Boston Cares. Mon, 08 Apr 2019

Monday, April 8th kicks off National Volunteer Week and Boston Cares is excited to recognize our outstanding volunteers, corporate partners,… Read more National Volunteer Week 2019

April Volunteer Spotlight: What Volunteering Can Bring to Retirement

By Boston Cares. Thu, 04 Apr 2019

Volunteerism has incredibly impressive statistics attached to its impact on the global scale; it has been estimated to improve the… Read more April Volunteer Spotlight: What Volunteering Can Bring to Retirement

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