Registration is open for our August Back-to-School 2017 volunteer event!

On Saturday, August 19th, Hands on DC will be working at several public schools in DC on a variety of projects, ranging from educational and school spirit murals to other painting, cleaning, and landscaping projects.

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We look forward to seeing you!

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Donations from corporations, foundations, small businesses and individuals make Hands on DC possible. These contributions pay for the supplies our volunteers use and provide the scholarship money local students need.

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Leadership Opportunities

We need you! Hands on DC is successful because volunteers (like you) take charge. Each year a committed group of volunteers work together to organize the work-a-thon and other events throughout the year.

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