Volunteer to Make a Difference with Homeless Children


Cause Areas


Tue Sep 13, 2016 06:00 PM - Thu Oct 13, 2016 09:00 PM


1705 Columbus AvenueRoxbury, MA 02119


Two hours of play can make a lifetime of difference!

Did you know that in MA there are 16,000 under the age of 5 that are homeless? You can make a positive impact on their lives by giving them the opportunity to play. Volunteer just 2 hours each week as a Playspace Activity Leader with Horizons for Homeless Children!

Horizons for Homeless Children is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of homeless children by providing quality play and opportunities for early education. Volunteer with homeless children at a Horizons Playspace in one of more than 100 family shelters state-wide including in the Greater Boston area. A commitment of 2 hours a week for 6 months and formal training are required.

The next trainings take place on:

Tuesday, September 13 and Wednesday, October 12

6:00 pm- 9:00 pm

Roxbury, MA

To find out more or to apply, call 617-553-5488 or visit horizonschildren.org/playspace. Please join us in giving homeless children a better tomorrow.



  • Child Care
  • Youth Services

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours, one day a week
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