COVID-19 Update: Contact programs to confirm information.
COVID-19 Volunteers: Cambridge Volunteer Clearinghouse
CVC informs and guides volunteers about opportunities matching their interests, time and experience.
Volunteer Offerings: Cambridge Mutual Aid Network
We provide a platform for people share their offerings (goods, services, misc.) with those in the community who may need them.
Become a volunteer, lend companionship or provide your skill sets to create memorable keepsakes for patients! YOU can make a difference and bring a smile to someone otherwise suffering.
Enroot Volunteer Mentors and Tutors Needed!
Our volunteer mentors and tutors work 1:1 with immigrant high school and college students for an academic year to empower them to achieve academic, career, and person success.
VIRTUAL: iFp Teens' Passions & Pathways Speaker Volunteers
These are extremely interactive, weekly interviews between teens and professionals in design, science, technology, engineering, and business fields
Rescuing Leftover Cuisine Volunteering
We provide a platform for volunteers to recover excess food from businesses and transport it to local human service agencies.
COVID-19 Adult Volunteers: Food for Free
We have urgent need for adult volunteers who can choose from several opportunities we send to applicants.
VIRTUAL: BBBS Mentor Volunteering
This is our traditional program where adult mentors are paired with children ages 7-12. Bigs agree to meet Littles for 3 hours, a couple of times a month. Matches and meetings will happen virtually.
VIRTUAL: PYD Volunteer Mentors
We provide mentoring to youth and adults with disabilities to reach their full potential.
Food Pantry Volunteers: Cambridge Community Center
We offer volunteering opportunities at our food and supply pantry that are crucial to those we serve. Volunteers have an 11am-3pm shift during one of our pantry days, Tuesday-Friday.
Meal Program Volunteers: CommonCare Meals Ministry
Since 1999, the CommonCare Meals Ministry has been offering community meals that are open to all. We are currently seeking volunteers to assist with our meal distribution.
Bicycle Delivery Service: Volunteers Needed
We need volunteer cyclists to pick up story orders from local businesses and delivery items to seniors and other vulnerable residents.
Helping Hands Volunteers Needed: Assisting High-Risk People
We help senior citizens, the immunocompromised, and people with pre-existing medical conditions by organizing volunteers to deliver groceries, medicine, and other necessary supplies.
Money Management Volunteers: Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services
Volunteer to help an older adult in Cambridge or Somerville budget and manage their finances.
VIRTUAL: Volunteering Opportunities with Cambridge School Volunteers
We welcome applications from prospective virtual tutors, mentors, and classroom volunteers at the high school level. We will shortly be opening our opportunities to help younger students remotely.
VIRTUAL Volunteering Opportunities at Community Learning Center
Do you love helping those in your community? If so, we offer various volunteering opportunities that will help enrich the lives of those we serve.
Seedling Distribution Volunteers: Henry Street Farms
Henry Street Farms will provide one vegetable or herb seedling to each Cambridge student for free! We could really use help from volunteers and those interested in giving in-kind goods.
Living Well Network Penpals: Agassiz Baldwin Community
Sign up with us to be a pen pal and ABC will match you with a child or family, or another adult.
Food Donations & Delivery Volunteers: CMAN
We are partnering with the Chelsea Collaborative to gather food and supplies in Cambridge to drive over to Chelsea. People can support us by donating in-kind food and supplies and delivering them.
Friendly Visiting with Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services and FriendshipWorks
Volunteer to befriend an isolated senior with weekly phone calls. This program is a collaboration between SCES and FriendshipWorks.