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Friendship and Hospitality Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Urban Alliance, Inc.

  • 26 people are interested

Friendship and Hospitality Volunteer

Initiative: Beyond the Basics

Impact Area: Basic needs (food, clothing, housing)

Location: Hartford, CT

Hours: Weekend mornings and afternoons

Desired level of commitment: Once per month, three hours

Duration: Year-round

Age requirement: All ages

Tasks may include:

  • Interacting and conversing with community members at basic needs program/street outreach
  • Providing relational support to people served
In order to volunteer, you should be:
  • A registered Urban Alliance volunteer (you will have a chance to register if you haven’t already)
  • Willing to attend orientation prior to volunteering
  • Willing to submit a background check
  • Open to an ongoing commitment that works with your schedule
  • Skilled interpersonally
  • A good listener
  • Engaging
  • Reliable
  • Patient
  • Open to engaging with people who are facing mental health or substance-abuse struggles
  • Open to engaging with people who are facing homelessness
  • Accompanied by a parent or legal guardian if under 18
  • Spanish-speaking skills a plus
* Volunteers must be of Christian faith to serve with this opportunity.

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About Urban Alliance, Inc.


62 Village Street, East Hartford, CT 06108, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to create opportunities for people to achieve lasting change in their lives through the collaborative work of churches and organizations in our local community.


Urban Alliance (UA) is a collective impact organization located in Hartford, Connecticut.

We help leverage the strengths of churches, organizations, volunteers, donors and community groups to impact the community and change lives.

Urban Alliance initiatives--our strategized, collaborative work efforts around shared goals--are aligned with specific needs in the community.




We'll work with your schedule.


Greater HartfordHartford, CT 06106



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