Help From Home: Microvolunteering info and microvolunteer actions

Help from Home

home based microvolunteer actions that benefit so many worthy causes

Completed actions: 5974


What is Microvolunteering?

Volunteer your time in bite sized chunks, from your own home, on demand and on your own terms. Benefit worthy causes to suit your lifestyle. Dip in and dip out with absolutely no commitment. Skilled / non-skilled actions available. It’s all FREE!

And, oh yeah, you can do them in your pyjamas!

Micro Effort, Macro Impact

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  • Help from home - woman in pyjamas using laptop at home
  • Help from home - woman in pyjamas using laptop on bed

Help From Work!

Change the world during your lunch break.
Create impact without leaving your office!

Help From School

Teachers, students. Create impact from your classroom
Perfect for a quick lesson in volunteering

Help From Seniors

Microvolunteer from your favourite armchair.
Easy peasy actions to participate in!

Help From Holiday

For armchair travellers. For in-flight volunteering.
Before, during or after a holiday. We've got it covered!

How To Micro!

1) Choose category via 'Action' menus above

2) Choose action

3) Click web address

4) Read instructions

5) Microvolunteer!

6) Tweet & FB your deed


Sit back & say, "I changed the world. Wow!"

Introduction to Help From Home


All the action, all the fun in mini moments of glorious goodness!


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Under 30 minutes

Multiple 30 minutes

  • Skills 4 You!

    Gain work based skills via home-based microvolunteering actions. Add them to your CV, via your own ePortfolio!

  • Volunteer For Us

    Wanna be part of our pioneering team? Volunteer on a casual or committed basis. Check out our vacancies.

  • Free Education Pack

    Teachers! Educate your students to change the world, via microvolunteering actions? Free teaching resource guide.

  • Free Activity Pack

    Brimmed full of ideas to turn your spare time into meaningful microvolunteering moments!

  • Donate To Us

    Support our efforts to benefit more worthy causes via microvolunteering. A little donation goes a long way!

  • Submit Micro Actions

    Voluntary organisations and nonprofits: Post your microvolunteering actions to our database! It's free!