handsonbayarea teamworks

handson bay area teamworksTeamWorks Group Volunteering

HandsOn Bay Area's TeamWorks program is a group-based volunteering experience focused on learning and volunteering in support of a specific community issue.

Teams of 10-12 volunteers work together on a series of 4-6 projects to explore issues such as hunger and homelessness, access to quality education, and environmental challenges facing the Bay Area.





2019 TeamWorks Series 

January 2019 (San Francisco): Paving a Path to Success for San Francisco Youth 

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julie smith handson leadership testimonial

quotesHandsOn Bay Area TeamWorks series allow volunteers to connect with nonprofit organizations on a deeper level. Our participants were driven to engage with these organizations in the future and work to help them further their causes.

Julie Smith
TeamWorks Project Leader San Francisco 2015




Past TeamWorks Series

  • Fall 2018 (San Francisco): Connections in the City - Bridging Resources to Combat Homelessness in San Francisco 

  • Fall 2018 (Oakland): Youth-landish - Exploring Youth-Focused Organizations in Oakland 

  • Fall 2018 (South Bay): Mind the Gap - Strengthening Safety Nets in San Mateo County 

  • Fall 2017 (San Francisco): Access to quality healthcare for all of San Francisco

  • Fall 2017 (Silicon Valley): Short Circuit - Silicon Valley's Affordable Housing Crisis

  • Summer 2017 (East Bay): Food For Thought - East Bay Resilience Through Food Justice

  • Summer 2017 (San Francisco): Calling the Bay Area Home: Immigration in San Francisco

  • Spring 2017 (East Bay): No Place to Stay in the East Bay: Effects of the Housing Crisis

  • Summer 2016 (East Bay): E-Squared: Education and Equity

  • Summer 2016 (Silicon Valley): Impact of the Tech Boom on Silicon Valley

  • Fall 2015 (Silicon Valley): Poverty in Silicon Valley and the Nonprofit Response

  • Fall 2015 (San Francisco): Explore Housing and Homelessness Challenges in San Francisco’s Communities

  • Summer 2014 (Silicon Valley): Children & Poverty, Inequality, and Technology in Silicon Valley

  • Fall 2013 (Peninsula): Children & Youth Education in the Peninsula


Want to know when our next TeamWorks series begins?

Stay tuned for more information about more TeamWorks series' in 2019! 


Please contact Associate Director of Programs, Joey Guerin at joey@handsonbayarea.org