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Become A Difference Maker!

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On October 28th, volunteers from across the Valley will unite for Make A Difference Day, one of the largest annual days of service nationwide. Since 1992, volunteers and communities have come together on Make A Difference Day with a single purpose: to improve the lives of others.

If you, too, have a passion for volunteering and a zeal towards effecting positive change within your community, we would love to see you! This year, HandsOn Greater Phoenix will be hosting 13 exciting projects affecting a variety of impact areas.


2017 Make A Difference Day Sponsors

If you have any questions about Make a Difference Day 2017, please don't hesitate to contact Project Manager Steve Woodhams at 623.223.9249.

If you are interested in volunteering as a part of a team, we would love to hear from you as well! please fill out our Team Packet and submit it to:
Todd Byard, at 623.223.9073.


About Make a Difference Day

Make A Difference Day is a celebration of neighbors helping neighbors. Millions of volunteers from around the world will unite in a common mission to improve the lives of others on Make A Difference Day, Saturday, October 28, 2017.

Thousands of projects are planned each year involving corporations, communities, nonprofit organizations, entire states and individuals. Many of the 250 HandsOn Network affiliates lead projects across the nation.

The stories told around Make A Difference Day show that anyone - regardless of age, location or resources - can accomplish amazing things when they take on the problems they see in their community.