Employer Spotlight: HandsOn Northeast Ohio
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The nonprofit sector in Cleveland is rapidly growing, offering young professionals countless opportunities to give back to the community. If you’re passionate about volunteering and want to help further Cleveland’s spirit of giving, HandsON Northeast Ohio is the place for you regardless of whether you like working with children, seniors, animals, paint, gardens or all of the above.
Since 2007, HandsOn has been helping Clevelanders volunteer to build stronger communities. The organization strives to make it easy for people of all ages to volunteer in meaningful projects. Through its extensive network of partner agencies, no matter who you are, what your background may be or what you’re most passionate about, HandsOn has volunteer opportunities for you.
The organization believes young professionals are the future leaders of the Cleveland community and with that, HandsOn tries to engage as many young professionals as possible by offering volunteer opportunities as well as Corporate Days of Service for local businesses. It offers them a wide variety of diverse volunteer opportunities on its community calendar online, as well as customizable projects specifically designed for corporate groups.
Young professionals involved with HandsOn have unique experiences that enable them to make a real impact in their community while exposing them to hundreds of local nonprofits in need. As the nonprofit sector in Cleveland continues to expand at an exponential rate, HandsOn helps young professionals by connecting them to the community quickly and easily. This enables them to not only gain excellent leadership skills and meet thousands of incredible people, but also help strengthen our communities.