MyDorchester Volunteer Listings

Are you looking for ways to get involved in the community?

Do you have some spare time or skills that you would like to use to make Dorchester a better place to live?

Does your organization need volunteers to help you achieve your mission?

The Volunteer page at MyDorchester is where you can find and promote individual and group volunteer opportunities in the Dorchester area. Here we post opportunities with local clinical and community service organizations. We also send out a volunteer blast that you can sign up for below. Check out some of the opportunities below and if you are looking for more information or have any questions, email our Volunteer Coordinator or call our offices at 617-822-8733.

  • Click here to fill out our volunteer application.
  • Click here to request volunteers for your event or service opportunity.
  • Click here to sign up for the volunteer eBlast (make sure to check "Dorchester VolunteerBlast" list)

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Volenteers needed for Codman Square Health Center's Holiday Gift Giveaway


Codman Square Health Center is looking for volunteers for their annual Holiday Gift Giveaway for their patients, ages 1-11. The event is on Sat 12/12 from 11am-3pm. 

Wrapping : Mon 12/7, Tues 12/8, Wed 12/9, Thurs 12/10| 4-7pm 

Organizing Gifts & Decorating:  Fri 12/11 10am-12pm & 3pm-5pm

Handing out presents: Sat 12/12|10-4pm

Please remember this event will not be possible without your help. 

If interested in this opportunity please contact Daphney Mirand at or call (617)822-8733 or Caroline Butler at 617-822-8189 or

Volunteer at the Daily Table!

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Position Summary:  Dorchester residents are strongly encouraged to apply.

Daily Table is looking for several volunteers to work with the Daily Table team on a regular part-time basis.   The ideal candidates will share the vision of the organization and have a passion for its mission. Daily Table has a very collaborative work environment; we wouldn’t be able to do what we do without the extraordinary commitment and flexibility of our staff. We are looking for individuals who can adapt to a changing environment and work collaboratively as part of a team.


Duties and Responsibilities may include: >> Read More

Registration Volunteers needed at Codman Square Health Center!

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Volunteers needed in Registration Department of Codman Square Health Center

Location: 637 Washington Street, Dorchester MA 02124

Start date: ASAP

Length of commitment: 3-6 months

Hours/week: 20-30

Description of volunteer role: Volunteers need to be computer savvy and understand customer service and how to handle patient navigation, with attention to details. The assignment will be reception desk check-in, checking for MassHealth QC Eligibility, and helping patients to their assigned department/medical office.


18 and over

CORI and SORI check

Complete a volunteer orientation

Proof of immunizations


If interested in this opportunity please contact Daphney Mirand at or call (617)822-8733!