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Boston Cares Benefit Night at Flatbread Company!



Celebrating National Volunteer Week

One Pizza at a Time

Tuesday, April 9th | 5:00 PM - 11:30 PM


Come celebrate National Volunteer week and support Boston Cares at the Flatbread Company in Davis Square, Somerville! Throughout the evening, $3.50 from every large and $1.75 from every small flatbread that comes out of the ovens will be donated to Boston Cares. Swing by the Boston Cares table to socialize with staff and volunteers or bring friends and families to enjoy an upbeat atmosphere and delicious food.


Help Prep the Concert Stage at Faneuil Hall

Saturday, March 9

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM


In order to prep for the Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms society concert, volunteers are needed to help hang the acoustical drapes at Faneuil Hall. The Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms Society holds multiple concerts and is dedicated to classical music and its positive impact on Greater Boston.




Cleaning and Organizing at the Democracy Center

Monday, March 11

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


The Democracy Center works to foster a more vibrant local and global democracy. Volunteers are needed to help keep the building clean and organized for the hundreds of guests they have weekly. Volunteers will help with tasks such as cleaning, mopping, sweeping, doing dishes, and other tasks to keep the building tidy and comfortable for guests.   


Teach Basic Math With X-Cel HI-SET Math Tutoring 

Monday, March 11

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM


Teach Basic math and Beginning Algebra skills to adult students who are preparing for their High School Equivalency exam. The math instruction will be done individually and in small groups. All math instruction materials will be provided by X-Cel. For first time volunteers, experienced volunteers will be present in addition to the project leader to offer advice, support and direction. No advanced math skills are needed for this project.


Serve Dinner at the Y2Y Youth Homeless Shelter

Saturday, March 23

6:45 PM - 9:15 PM 


Y2Y Harvard Square, a student-run overnight shelter, employs a youth-to-youth model to provide a safe and affirming environment for young adults experiencing homelessness. Y2Y provides opportunities for both guests and volunteers to become the next generation’s leading advocates for youth-driven solutions to homelessness. Y2Y Harvard Square is entirely operated by volunteers. Volunteers will help out with serving dinner to guests.


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Every year, Boston Cares volunteers serve thousands of hours helping those in need. Has volunteering had a positive impact on your life? Maybe you've worked with immigrants studying for the citizenship exam or served a meal to someone in need. Maybe you play games with seniors every week or garden on the Greenway during the summer! We want to hear from YOU about a time you saw or felt the impact of your volunteer service!


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