Global Youth Service Day

Global Youth Service Day recognizes the positive impact that young people have to their communities year-round. GYSD is usually observed over a weekend in April. This year it is April 21-23, 2017. Established in 1988, Global Youth Service Day is dedicated to mobilizing children and youth.

Volunteer Projects

See opportunities happening in the region that weeekend: Or search all opportunities that might include ongoing needs. You can narrow by cause, zip, etc.  

Hanover County Projects

Hanover County Department of Community Resources and HandsOn Greater Richmond are teaming up again this year to mobilize thousands of youth across the Hanover region with volunteer activities you can do from home leading up to OR on the weekend of Global Youth Service Day. HandsOn is hosting registration for these opportunities but each will be directed through the Hanover County Department of Community Resources.


More Resources

Tips on how to plan, post, or promote your own project from Youth Service America