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Earthquake Recovery in the Philippines

It's been five months since we launched Project Bohol and it's still going strong! We recently hosted a record 70 volunteers on base and our worksites are moving farther away, which means two things: recovery is progressing and more families are on the... Read more.

Our First All Hands Proposal - Congrats Hayley and Lily!

We can't say for certain - after all, in the last eight years we've welcomed over 17,000 volunteers to 36 projects around the world - but we think this is our very first All Hands proposal! Hayley and Lily joined us recently on Project Bohol, but ... Read more.

Project Long Island: The Recap

It’s been almost a year and a half since All Hands Volunteers opened Project Long Island in response to the devastation caused by Superstorm Sandy. Initially, we started with a core group of volunteers and with the help of the community we began muck... Read more.

Going Home: Staten Island's Ken Ebel

Ken Ebel, a New Jersey native, has lived in his Midland Beach bungalow on Staten Island since 2004. The bungalow originally belonged to his grandparents, and Ken and his brother have fond memories of summers spent in this small, friendly neighborhood, ... Read more.

Project Bohol: Partnering with IOM for Shelter Repair Kit Distribution

It's been almost six months since the 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit the island of Bohol, causing massive destruction and damaging 79,217 homes, but there is much work yet to be done and it will be years before the area fully recovers. Many homes have ... Read more.
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Jenny's Story: Bohol, Philippines

By Jenny Beverage My team's work site was a wooden house hanging over the edge of a hill that we were working to collapse safely. The first hours of the day, beginning around 7:30am, were spent moving wood piles, avoiding stepping on nails, and carefu... Read more.
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Who's Who of Project Staten Island

Meet the staff of PROJECT STATEN ISLAND! Get to know the Recovery & Rebuild team that is helping to get the people of Staten Island back on their feet (and back into their homes) after Superstorm Sandy ravaged the island in late October 2012. ... Read more.

Keeping the Philippines Recovery Moving Forward

Millions of families were impacted by two major natural disasters that struck the Philippines late last fall: the Bohol Earthquake and Super Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda). Whether you are a volunteer, donor or other supporter, here's what you've made possib... Read more.

One Day On Project Staten Island

It only takes One Day to impact someone's life. In One Day on Project Staten Island you can help frame a house, install insulation, hang drywall, mud and tape, or break out your paintbrush - bringing the house closer to completion, and bringing the fa... Read more.

Education: Empowering Communities in Bohol, Philippines

Education is a strong core value that runs throughout the communities we serve, and we try to ensure that schools are not left behind in the aftermath of a disaster. We often receive requests from teachers seeking help for their respective schools - be... Read more.
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All Hands Remember When Contest. And The Winners Are...

We asked the question "What is your favorite All Hands memory?", and you flooded our inbox with photos, videos and short stories. Each one painted a picture of the moment that changed your life and captured the many reasons why you love volunteering. T... Read more.

Our First Home is Complete! Project Staten Island Rebuild Program

Homeowner Marilyn with some of the All Hands team that worked on her home. When Superstorm Sandy struck New York, Marilyn's Staten Island home was hit with eight inches of water that ran throughout her first floor. Marilyn and her children were forced... Read more.

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