Volunteering during the COVID-19 pandemic

HON and our community partners are taking measures to make serving our neighbors as safe as possible in light of public-health concerns.

Be the greater good as an AmeriCorps member

Join other civic-minded individuals and earn an education award through a yearlong term of service supporting a great Nashville nonprofit.

Find a virtual volunteer project

Even if you're staying safer at home, you can still help out our great local nonprofits by volunteering remotely!

Get volunteer opportunities in your inbox

Each week we'll share stories of impact and ideas for how you can give back to our incredible community.

Support Hands On Nashville

We invite you invest in our vision for a city made stronger through service — one volunteer at a time. Your support means everything to us!


Nashville Disaster Relief — #NashvilleStrong


Nashville is in the process of grappling with two devastating events — the March 3 tornado and the outbreak of COVID-19. Each disaster has complicated the response to the other. Hands On Nashville is working closely with the City of Nashville, the Office of Emergency Management, and local health officials to support tornado and COVID-19 relief efforts through volunteerism. We are so grateful for the outpouring of support and generosity this community has shown these past several months. There's more work to be done, and we are working with officials and community partners to ensure that work can be done as safely as possible.


Volunteer to help with Disaster Relief



Give money, donate items, and share resources with those who need them

Alert us to a disaster-relief volunteer need in the community



The HON AmeriCorps Program is now recruiting for the 2020-2021 cohort

Hands On Nashville is a proud member of the AmeriCorps national service network. No person in the United States shall, on the grounds of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. Learn more about the HON AmeriCorps program here