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

1.20.20

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.

Looking Good While Doing Good

Many Helping Hands 365 T- shirts are here!

Order your shirt by February 1st!  You will have it in hand by February 15th and proceeds support Many Helping Hands 365 service projects.

Just $18 from our friends at Ink to the People.

There's still time to contribute!

Still need to make a drop off?

We know this MLK Day of Service was cold! If you are still interested in donating grocery items, clothing or books, we’ll help you make sure they go to people in need.

Please donate at one of these locations. Check their website for hours.

To donate adult winter clothing (gently used and clean)…

CASPAR
242 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02143

To donate children’s winter clothing (gently used and clean)…

The Children’s Clothing Exchange
Roosevelt Towers Housing Complex, 391 Evereteze Way, Cambridge

To donate nonperishable food and grocery items…

CEOC
11 Inman Street, Cambridge MA

Margaret Fuller House
71 Cherry St. Cambridge, MA

St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church
37 Bishop Richard Allen Drive, Cambridge, MA

To donate gently used books for children and teens

Please email us at info@manyhepinghands365.org with a description of the books you have available and and we will direct you to the right organization.

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.”

Sign up for our email list and we’ll send you occasional notices about opportunities to volunteer in Cambridge.

NEW!

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.

february, 2019

02feb10:00 am2:00 pmCambridge Winter Farmer's MarketFarm fresh Produce

09feb10:00 am2:00 pmCambridge Winter Farmer's MarketFarm fresh Produce

16feb10:00 am2:00 pmCambridge Winter Farmer's MarketFarm fresh Produce

21feb11:00 am12:30 pmMake a Difference - Volunteer in CambridgeA workshop on Volunteering in Cambridge

23feb10:00 am2:00 pmCambridge Winter Farmer's MarketFarm fresh Produce

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