Organizing a volunteering event for your team is a great way to have fun and get involved with your community. Companies play a big role in the fabric of a city and have a responsibility to give back. Plus, it feels great to help people in need. There are a number of causes to get involved with from homelessness, youth development, environmental protection, and city cleanup. Read on to learn about our favorite organizations in the city and how your company can get involved.
Looking to volunteer as a group, but not sure where to get started? HandsOn Bay Area connects companies with custom volunteer opportunities, matching teams with the communities issues they feel most passionately about.
Family House serves families of children with cancer, and volunteer groups are a pivotal part of the nonprofit's ability to help. Sign up for a "Done in a Day" project — cleaning, organizing, hosting a family meal, or hosting a birthday party — and give back as a group.
Help end hunger in the Bay Area by volunteering as a team with San Francisco-Marin Food Bank. Give back by assisting in a warehouse or a pantry, delivering fresh groceries, or even teaching a class on nutrition.