Nominate: 2024 Spirit of NH Awards

Do you know a volunteer or group of volunteers that deserve recognition? Do you know a nonprofit or a business that has promoted volunteerism in NH communities?

Then help us celebrate those who make New Hampshire a better place to be by nominating for the 2024 Spirit of NH Awards!

Nominations Open: Monday, July 22

Nominations Close: Monday, August 26.

Open Positions: Volunteer NH Board of Directors

Do you have specialized skills or knowledge like accounting, grant management, public policy, event planning, or fundraising – and a desire to give back to your community?

If so, please consider applying to serve on the Volunteer NH Board of Directors today.

Funding Opportunity: NH Volunteer Engagement Project Grants

Could your organization use $15,000-$25,000 per year (for up-to two years) to develop and carryout a project related to increasing your org’s volunteer program capacity? 

Application opens: July 15

Applications Due: August 16 (12pm)

Choose AmeriCorps

Since 1993, more than 1.25 million AmeriCorps members and hundreds of thousands of AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers have served in communities large and small to help others live healthier, safer, smarter, and more resilient lives, while enhancing their own skills and earning money for their education. Volunteer NH is proud to support AmeriCorps programs across the Granite State, and invites service-minded people of all ages to choose AmeriCorps.

Want to Volunteer? Looking for Volunteers?

Volunteerism has never been easier with Get Connected! With this volunteer opportunity platform you can search by location, focus area, and more to find something right for you!

Looking for volunteers? Nonprofits can create a free profile to post their volunteer and in-kind donation needs!

For volunteerism on the go, search and download the “CauseConnect” mobile app in the Android and Apple store.

Volunteer Resource Center

This section of our website was created with the goal of equipping organizations and volunteers of all kinds with appropriate training, tools, and recognition.

Inside you will find information about Get Connected, our volunteer-matching database, 42 recorded sessions from our Governor’s Conference on Volunteerism, video introductions to common topics of interest, tools & templates you can download and put to use, and even funding opportunities.

Serve, Learn, Earn NH

Are you looking to serve in the great state of New Hampshire? Are you an AmeriCorps alum looking for schools to spend your Education Award or for national service-friendly business to work for?

Check out our service platform: Serve, Learn, Earn NH!

Find NH AmeriCorps opportunities, NH colleges that match your Education Award, and NH businesses that give special benefits to alums.

Support Your Communities

Flexible funding allows Volunteer NH to respond quickly and effectively, connecting nonprofits to the volunteer resources required to address community needs throughout New Hampshire.

Your donation of any amount will help to reinforce our ability to build strong and connected communities through volunteerism.

Will you support our mission?

Volunteer NH envisions our state as a place where people volunteer together to build strong and connected communities.

We bring our vision to life by engaging those communities to solve local challenges through volunteerism.

What We Do


Connect volunteers with opportunities to tackle food insecurity, support survivors of domestic violence, mentor youth, and more.


Celebrate individuals for their volunteer service and organizations for their volunteer programs & initiatives.



Train volunteers, volunteer managers, and volunteer champions to partner in addressing community needs.


Steward AmeriCorps resources to tackle our nation’s most pressing challenges right here in New Hampshire.

News and Funding Opportunities

We’re Hiring: Events & Outreach Program Officer

We’re Hiring: Events & Outreach Program Officer

Read this Position Description as a PDF HOW TO APPLY Email a résumé and cover letter to Lesley Rossi: POSITION LEVEL Program Officer I CLASSIFICATION: Full-time Limited Non-Exempt (Hourly) JOB SUMMARY: This full-time, in-person position is...

read more

Serve, Learn, Earn NH

The one-stop shop for information about NH AmeriCorps opportunities, schools that match the Education Award, and businesses that provide benefits for AmeriCorps alums.

SERVE: See what AmeriCorps service opportunities there are across New Hampshire. Did you know most AmeriCorps positions offer a living allowance, money for college and trade school? Jump-start your career and gain transferable skills employers value including leadership, teamwork, and problem-solving. 

LEARN: Are you an AmeriCorps member or alum? See which NH colleges and universities will provide a Segal Education Award match, discounted tuition, or other benefits.

EARN: There are many businesses, nonprofits, and government agencies that give special precedence or other considerations to alums of AmeriCorps programs – and more are added every year! See where you might want to go next after your service experience.

Latest Blog Posts

AmeriCorps Program Highlight: RISE Program

The newest New Hampshire AmeriCorps program is the RISE Program, the Refugee and Immigrant Social Empowerment Program, hosted by IINE, the International Institute of New England.  The International Institute of New England’s mission is to create opportunities for...

read more

AmeriCorps Program Highlight: Manchester Excels

Manchester Excels is a partnership between Goodwill AmeriCorps and Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU): a 36-credit, 16-month clinical Master’s in Education program with a focus in secondary education STEM teaching and AmeriCorps service hours through a student...

read more

AmeriCorps Week 2023

March 12-18 was AmeriCorps Week in New Hampshire, per proclamation of the Governor. We were proud to celebrate our members and uplift the work of our programs throughout that week, culminating in an event at the State House in Concord. Watch our video interview with...

read more

Want to volunteer? Looking for volunteers?

Are you looking to volunteer? Are you part of a nonprofit that needs volunteers? Look no further than Get Connected, an online hub for service in New Hampshire. Volunteers use Get Connected to find opportunities that fit their interests and schedules. Nonprofits use it to attract, manage, and report on volunteer activities in their organizations. 

With Get Connected, both volunteering and volunteer recruitment have never been easier!

2023 Annual Sponsors

These companies are investing in building strong and connected communities throughout New Hampshire.

NH Elks

Northeast Coca Cola

Point32 Health

Northeast Delta Dental

C&S Wholesale Grocers

Davis & Towle Insurance Group

Hypertherm HOPE Foundation