Congratulations to the Bronx Volunteers of the Year 2016!


John Doyle (City Island Volunteer & Activist)

Make a difference in the Bronx!

Be a hero in the Boogie Down Bronx! Join our website and find a variety of opportunities from our partnered agencies. Volunteer opportunities range from mentoring to planting a community garden. So make a difference and give back to the Bronx community
Join Us to Volunteer
Join Us as an Agency

Who We Are:

Our membership-based coalition is composed of nonprofit organizations that provide services to the Bronx community.

How Does It Work:

Participating organizations from all over the Bronx leverage resources and share best practices to help improve volunteer recruitment and retention. Our Coalition seeks to connect Bronx residents with opportunities to volunteer within their neighborhood.

Member Organizations

AHRC NYC American Cancer Society
Artsmith Back on My Feet
Behind the Book Bi Habawalk
Big Brothers Big Sisters NYC BJCC
Bronx Community Health Network Bronx Debate League
Bronx Long Term Recovery Group Bronx Museum of the Arts
Bronx River Alliance Bronx Youth Center – The Door
BronxWorks BUILD: NYC
BUILD: NYC Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of NY
Catholic Guardians Services Christ Disciples International Ministries, Inc
Citizen Schools City Harvest
COMTO-NY Eat nYc The Bronx Food And Wine Festival
For My People Empowerment Inc. Friends of Mosholu Parkland
G.I.V.E. Getting Involved Virginia Avenue Efforts Inc. GallopNYC
GRID Alternatives Harlem RBI
Homes for the Homeless NYC Hunts Point Workforce 1 Career Center
iMentor JASA
Joshua and Caleb Ministries, Inc. Jumpstart
La Fuente Learning Leaders
LIFT the Bronx Literacy INC
Masa Mentoring USA
MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care New Settlement Apartments
New York Cares New York City Coalition Against Hunger
New York Restoration Project NYC Parks Stewardship
Organizing for Action Part of the Solution
PATHHSEO Phipps Community Development Corporation
Pre K For All- DoE Princess for a lifetime
R.A.I.N. Inc. Reach Out and Read Morris Heights Health Center
Reading Partners South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (SoBRO)
South Bronx United St. Mary’s Development Center for Children and Families, Inc.
St. Peter’s Deliverance Center Sustainable South Bronx
The Bronx is Blooming The Children’s Aid Society
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning (LGBTQ) Community Services Center of The Bronx, Inc. The Women Worldwide Initiative
The Women’s Housing & Economic Development Corporation Transportation Alternatives
TriLatino Triathlon Club Inc University Neighborhood Housing Program (UNHP)
Van Cortlandt Park Conservancy Wave Hill
Westchester Square Partnership WHEDco
Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation
World Vision Greater New York Young Women on the Rize Inc.,
Youth Advocate Programs, Inc.

Featured Neighborhoods


Eastchester is in the northeast Bronx, on the border of Westchester County. It’s main thoroughfare is Boston Road, and it has a woodland, wetland, and bird sanctuary in Seton Falls Park.


Parkchester is a residential neighborhood in the east Bronx. Its name is a mash-up of the names of two older neighborhoods, Park Versailles and Westchester Heights.

Crotona Park East

Crotona Park East is a neighborhood in the south Bronx. It’s unique ranch-style homes were funded by Assemblyman Louis Nine, after whom a major street in the neighborhood is named.