- Connect & Serve is a statewide volunteer website that connects citizens with volunteer organizations in their communities. Organizations may post volunteer positions they are seeking to fill and individuals may use the site to search for volunteer opportunities.
- Learn more about Governor Patrick's statewide effort dedicated to encouraging volunteerism and improving communities across Massachusetts.
Please consider these important guidelines for individuals and organizations before offering help.
- With supervisor approval, Executive Department employees may volunteer during regular work schedule up to one day per month at an approved Massachusetts non-profit organization (7.5 or 8 hours/month; pro-rated for part-time employees.)
Tax preparation volunteer opportunities
Become an IRS Certified Volunteer and provide free tax assistance through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program for persons with low-to-moderate incomes. There are over seventy agencies located across the Commonwealth which offer free tax assistance and preparation services to residents of Massachusetts and offer opportunities for trained volunteers.
RSVP is America's largest volunteer network for people age 55 and over. RSVP has nearly 500,000 volunteers across the country who are tackling tough issues in their communities.