Volunteers needed to help Hands On Birmingham

Your help is needed to help our community.{} Hands on Birmingham is looking for a lot of volunteers for their latest project.{} The group is recruiting 950 volunteers for Project Homeless Connect.{} PHC is a nationwide annual event that brings needed services to the homeless community on one day at one location. {}This year PHC will be held Saturday, April 5 from 7:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at The Boutwell Auditorium.{} The event is produced by One Roof.{} That is a local nonprofit serving as an advocate for the homeless.{} Events like these allow many different community agencies collaborate to offer services that can offer a way out of homelessness.Hands On Birmingham volunteers be the "Smiling Faces" client guides.{} It is more like a hostess position that directs people where to go.{} The group wants to match each homeless client with a volunteer to navigate them through all the stations of services.{} The volunteers will be there for support and encouragement, as well as helpers with completing paperwork.{} Volunteers can register at