Apply to Volunteer

Are you ready to get started?


To get started on your PBHA journey, fill out a volunteer application! This common application is used by all of our programs. Applications for Spring programs are now open. Start dates and deadlines differ by program After your application has been received, PBHA’s program directors will reach out to you personally with next steps.

RSVP for PBHA’s Spring Open House!
Friday, January 29th – 3:00-5:00 PM ET
Learn about the 30+ programs that are part of Harvard’s student-run umbrella organization for community-based public service and advocacy. There’s something for everyone: from after-school tutoring and adult services, to two student-run homeless shelters and prisoner education, to environmental, legal, and workers’ rights groups. Come to be involved in Boston and Cambridge communities and find a home. RSVP at

If you have any questions, please reach out to our student Programming Chairs at If you are having trouble with the volunteer application form, you can reach out to our student Assessment and Evaluation Chair at