The Salvation Army // Serve Lunch to Community in Union Square
Wednesdays from 11:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
HFNY Volunteers serve a community meal with The Salvation Army near Union Square on Wednesdays. Volunteers set up the tables and chairs, serve the meal, and clean up. RSVP online.
The Bowery Mission // Serve Lunch at Bowery Mission
New York City Relief // Mini Don't Walk By
St. Paul's House // Friday Breakfast and Gospel Service
New York City Relief // Offer Soup, Prayer and Resources in Harlem
Saturday, January 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Join the NYC Relief Bus to connect the homeless and people in need with food and resources. Volunteers will serve soup and drinks, pray for homeless guests, and help distribute resources. RSVP online.
UES Rehabilitation & Nursing Center // Assist with Worship Service for Elderly Residents
Sunday, January 29 from 2 to 4 p.m.
Volunteers lead various aspects of the worship service, which includes a time of confession, renewal, scripture reading, preaching, and music. Volunteers also spend time getting to know the residents and building relationships with them. RSVP online.
The Open Door // Lead Children's Class for Kids of ESL Students
Wednesdays and Thursdays from 6:45 to 8:30 p.m.
Volunteers will co-teach a Children's class for children of adult students attending the English as a Second Language program on Wed and Thurs. Volunteers are asked to commit to one night per week for the full 12 week semester. Learn more here.
Shiloh NYC // Lead Youth in Weekly Small Group
Wednesdays from 6 to 8 p.m.
Volunteers will meet with youth ages 13-18 in the UES to encourage spiritual formation and growth, alongside life skills and academic support. Volunteers can also help prepare meals for weekly small groups nights and provide homework help before group meetings. Learn more here.
Don't Walk By // Serve Homeless Men and Women through Don't Walk By
Every Saturday in February, 1:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
DWB is our annual collaboration with faith based organizations serving homeless men and women. Every Saturday in February, volunteers canvas the streets and subway platforms offering homeless men and women care kits and an invitation to a nearby church for food and other resources. Find out more and sign up HERE.
StreetSquash // Tutor Middle & High School Youth in Central Harlem
Weekdays for 1.25hr from 3:30 to 6 p.m., or Saturdays from 1:15 to 3:30 p.m.
Tutors work with 1-2 students during after-school and Saturday homework sessions to complete their daily homework, study for tests, and work on supplemental materials. Volunteers are needed for all subject areas from 6th grade Social Studies to 12th grade AP Chemistry. RSVP online for volunteer orientation on Thursday, February 2.
Young Life // Become a Young Life Leader at Quest Training
Tuesdays, starting 2/7, from 7 to 9 p.m.
Quest is a 5-week New Leader Training Course specifically designed to train volunteers to lead and develop other volunteers at the Young Life clubs across the city. Volunteers are asked to attend all 5 sessions. RSVP online.
A House on Beekman // Provide Childcare for Family Valentine's Dinner & Dance
Friday, February 10 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Volunteers will provide childcare for toddlers and younger siblings of ongoing program participants that are too young to be at the dance portion of the event (mostly ages 2 and under). Songs and activities will be given to the volunteers to use during that time. RSVP online.
Volunteers will be trained to provide parents with guidance and compassionate support. Application process and in-person training required. Learn more here.
Gifted Hands // Assist Jewelry Making Class for Nursing Home Residents
Every 1st & 3rd Thursday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Volunteers will assist residents of Beth Abraham Nursing Home who have disabilities or have suffered from a stroke with the creation of jewelry pieces and share a devotional with the attendees. Learn more here.
Bowery Mission Transitional Center // Lead Activity Nights or Bible Studies
The Salvation Army // Serve Lunch to the Community in East Harlem
Bowery Mission Women’s Center // Weekend Walks