Rebuilding Together Boston (RTB) to Repair Homes and Community Center During National Rebuilding Month

Rebuilding Together Boston (RTB) will host more than 200 volunteers to repair nine (9) properties in Dorchester and Mattapan at no cost to the homeowners as part of Rebuilding Together’s National Rebuilding Month. Partnering with the Codman Square NDC, Red Cross and other agencies, RTB’s 2018 NRD recipients of critical repairs and updates include eight (8) homeowners in the Dorchester and Mattapan neighborhoods of Boston as well as a multi-service center in Mattapan. >> Read More

19th Annual Student and Volunteer Recognition Night | May 22

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Join Project DEEP as they celebrate their students and volunteers for all of their hard work during the 2014/2015 academic year! Pizza party for students and families immediately following ceremony!


When: Friday, May 22nd


Where: IBEW Local 103

256 Freeport St #1, Dorchester

Suggested donation: $20 per family

For more info: Call project DEEP at 617-635-5027


Boston Shines in Dorchester! | May 2

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Be a part of the community-wide clean up! Below are all of the opportunities for you to join the Boston Shines event and help make Dorchester shine!


Codman Square: Boston Shines will be happening in several different locations of Codman Square!

  • 9:00AM- Codman Square Great Hall, 6 Norfolk St (MyDorchester)
  • 9:00AM- Loesch Family Park, Wainwright Street (Codman Square Neighborhood Council)
  • 9:00AM- Codman Square Neighborhood Development Corporation, 587 Washington Street (CSNDC)


  • 9:00AM- Corner of Richfield and Puritan (Bowdoin-Geneva Residents Association)
  • 10:00AM- St. Peter’s Teen Center, 278 Bowdoin Street 

Fields Corner:

  •  9:00AM- Toohig Park, 40 Gibson Street
  • 9:00AM- Ronan Park flag pole, Adams Street (Friends of Ronan Park)

Four Corners:

  • 8:00AM- 367 Washington Street (Greater Four Corners Action Coalition)


Uphams Corner:

  • 9:30AM- Uphams Corner Main Street main office, 545 Columbia Road (Uphams Corner Main Street)
  • 9:00AM- Wendover Street (Dorchester Bay EDC)
  • 9:00AM- St. Mary's Women and Children Center,  90 Cushing Ave (Jones Hill Civic)

Ashmont Adams: 

  • 9:00AM- 319 Ashmont Street (Ashmont Adams Association)


Franklin Field  area:

  • 10:00AM- Sportsman Tennis Club, 950  Blue Hill Avenue (Sportsman Tennis Club)

Bike Union Volunteer Night | April 15

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We're expanding into a new space!

This Wednesday evening the Bike Union will be preparing our new office space for our imminent move, as well as sending letters to our lovely members! 

We need all the hands we can get to help clean out the new space, begin moving furniture from our current office (only 2 doors away) and send lots of letters! 

As always, your help will be fueled by pizza and beer courtesy of the Bike Union! Plus, you'll get a sneak peek at the cool new office.

Feel free to invite friends, family, and fellow bikers. The more the merrier!


When: Wednesday, April 15th, 6-9 PM

Where: 375 Dudley Street, Roxbury

To sign up: http://bostoncyclistsunion.force.com/GW_Volunteers__VolunteersJobListingFS?campaignid=701d0000000UqUn&utm_source=Copy+of+Volunteer+Night+April+15%2C+2015&utm_campaign=Alert&utm_medium=email


Turkey Giveaway Volunteer Appreciation Dinner | March 2

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Tito Jackson cordially invites you to a night of appreciation! Enjoy a free dinner and cash bar with your fellow Turkey Giveaway volunteers! Celebrate the selfless and heart-warming service you provided to hundreds of local families!


When: Sunday, March 2


Where: Slades Bar and Grill

958 Tremont Street Boston

Questions?: Contact the Tito Jackson Community Fund at 857-269-9340

STEPROX Recovery Support Center

StepRox Recovery Support Center

The STEPROX Recovery Support Center's mission is to provide a safe place for the recovery community, their family, friends, and those interested in recovery, to engage in activities beneficial to the community. Our goal is to make a direct contribution to our community by encouraging volunteerism and peer leadership opportunities.

For more information call
(617) 442-7837 (STEP)

Fresh Fridays with the Dorchester Food Co-op | Every Friday in August

The Dorchester Community Food Co-Op needs 8 volunteers ( 1-2 people with vehicles) to help out at Fresh Fridays.  Volunteers with help buy fresh fruits the day befoe event, help set up and serve. on the day of. Fresh Fridays have live entertainment, recipes for new foods and activities for kids. Even if you can't volunteer come out and enjoy Fresh Fridays!

SoJust Skillshare: Effective Volunteer Engagement | Oct. 1

How do we attract and engage motivated volunteers who will further our
charitable work? We will consider motivation, from the benefits of
volunteering to our needs and the effort required to manage/support
volunteers. No prior knowledge expected—We'll start with fundamentals.
Participants will come away with a position description template and
strategic approaches for customized volunteer recruitment and

6 pm
The NonProfit Center

89 South St
Boston, MA
Event Fee: $10-$20 cash at the door

For more info, visit www.sojust.org

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