Life's most persistent and urgent question — what are you doing for others?

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
CAMBRIDGE, MA

We Are Many Helping Hands 365

Many Helping Hands 365 makes Cambridge a better place for everyone by increasing local volunteerism and creating service events like the Cambridge MLK Day of Service. When many hands come together, all of us benefit.

107
Organizations
4,500
Volunteers
200,000
HOURS
10
YEARS
Come Lend Your Helping Hands

Join Us For A Day of Service

MLK DAY OF SERVICE

1.21.19

On MLK Day, thousands of volunteers come together for an afternoon of service in Central Square. This event is now one of the largest community service events in New England.

CAMBRIDGE EARTH DAY

4.22.19

Celebrate the day by lending your hands with one of Cambridge’s environmental organizations. We can help you find a way to make our community a little greener for everyone.

GUN BUY BACK

6.8.19

The annual Cambridge Gift Cards for Guns, a Safer Homes, Safer Cambridge Initiative, is focused on getting unwanted and unsecured guns out of homes where they pose a serious risk.

EXPLORE OUR DIRECTORY OF VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

More Than 100 Ways To Make A Difference

Martin Luther King Jr.

“Everybody can be great because anybody can serve... You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.”

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Explore our Cambridge event Service calendar.

Find a special event where you can lend your hands, learn something new or help a growing organization achieve more impact.

december, 2018

08dec11:00 am5:00 pmCambridge Holiday Marketan eclectic mix of 70 local vendors for your holiday shopping adventure

10decAll Day22SECRET SANTA FOR SENIORSBring a smile to Cambridge's Seniors

15dec(dec 15)10:00 am16(dec 16)6:00 pmCultural Survival BazaarImmerse yourself in the songs, colors, textures, and stories of Indigenous arts and cultures from around the world !

20dec2:30 pm6:30 pmWrap Holiday Presents at East End HouseVolunteer to wrap gifts for children

21dec9:00 am6:30 pmWrap Holiday Presents at East End HouseVolunteer to wrap gifts for children

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