Host Jeremy C. Park talks with Nicki Avila, AmeriCorps Program Manager with Hands on Nashville, who discusses how the organization serves as a volunteer hub for the community and builds capacity for individuals and agencies to meet needs through service. During the interview, Avila talks about the history and mission of the nonprofit, how they help relief efforts and respond to disasters, tips for engaging volunteers, lessons learned during the pandemic, how the community can get involved, and more.
Hands On Nashville meets community needs through volunteerism. Together, we’re building stronger communities through service. Browse hundreds of volunteer projects — or find out how your nonprofit or business can become a partner — at hon.org.
- Disaster response and how it’s a core part of our mission, etc.
- How to get involved with disaster relief – what we’re doing for COVID, Tornado, AND the 2nd Ave. Explosion