Current Opportunities

Volunteer Tax Preparers

Get certified by IRS and help prepare taxes for low-income families.  Day, evening and weekend hours will be available starting January 2015.

Health Promotion Coaches/Facilitators

Ever wanted to teach a class on staying healthy and active?  We need volunteers to be trained as group facilitators for our Matter of Balance, Chronic Disease and Pain Management classes.  Training times vary and classes run through the year.

Join the Board of Directors

We are currently recruiting for 4 Board vacancies.  The Board of Directors meets once a month, on the 3rd Tuesday, from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm.  We also ask that each Board member serve on a committee and committ to an additional 2 hours per month.

Host a food or clothing drive

As the holiday season gears up, we will be raising funds and hosting drives for food and children's clothing.  We help over 500 families with Thanksgiving baskets and gifts for Christmas.  We can always use non-perishable foods, gift certificates to grocery stores and children's clothes.

Coach for our Special Olympics Team

The Federal Hill FireHawks need you!  Started in 2010, the Federal Hill FireHawks is a small special olympics team that is committed to growing the "Providence Team".  We need coaches and volunteers to help with various sports, including bowling, track & field and basketball.

Community Service Projects

Do you have a group interested in giving back to the community?  We have many options for single time community service projects.  Projects include painting, landscaping, food distribution, holiday gift wrapping and preparing meals for the soup kitchen.


Want to have an impact on the community but don't have time to volunteer?  We are always accepting monetary donations for specific programs and general operating costs.   To donate online, please use the PAYPAL link above or mail donations directly to the agency:  Federal Hill House, 9 Courtland Street, Providence, RI 02909.

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