Hands On Manila

Formally established in August 2001, Hands On Manila (HOM) brings to the Philippines and the Asia Pacific region an innovative and alternative model of volunteer service. The flexibility model of volunteer service allows for volunteering to be integrated into daily schedules even for busy individuals. came into the Points of Light network in 2001 as our first affiliate in the region.

Based on the premise that everyone can serve, HOM's mission is to mobilize people to address the critical social, educational and environmental needs of the Metro Manila area through volunteer action. HOM believes that VOLUNTEER ACTION is a powerful force for creating change.

World Region


Services Offered

For individuals: 
  • Large Scale Events & Days of Service
  • Flexible Volunteer Opportunities (Calendar)
  • Long-Term Volunteer Opportunities
For Nonprofits: 
  • Volunteer Recruitment and Placement
For Companies: 
  • Volunteer Program Dev/Delivery
  • Pro Bono Marathon Champion

Partner News


Makati City
Unit 211 La Fuerza Plaza II, Sabio St. corner Chino Roces, 1231
Makati City
Phone: +63(2)8437044


Kristine Bautista-Ambrosio

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Contact Us

For more about our global work, please email [email protected]. To contact our Points of Light Asia office, email [email protected].