Pathways | Hands on NWNC Help

How Do I Create A Hands On NWNC Volunteer Profile?

Hands On NWNC is the database that Pathways uses to connect our volunteers to opportunities around the city. Please follow the steps below to create a profile. 

If you need any help throughout the process please email or call (336) 747 - 3067

1. Start at:

2. Click on "Sign up to volunteer" 

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3. Fill out all asked information including demographic information

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4. Answer "How Did you learn about HandsOn NWNC / HandsOn Connect?" with "I learned about it through Love Out Loud / Pathways" 

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5. Submit Page

6. When the next page loads click "Personal Information" in the top left

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7. Scroll down and fill in "Volunteer Availability" and "Volunteer Interests" & Save

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8. At the top left of the page click "Skills"

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9. Fill out any skill information you'd like and save


10. After you create your profile you will receive a call from a Navigator within 3 - 5 business days. 

Thanks for volunteering with us!

How Do I Report My Hours Served

1.      Start at:

2.      Login using green button in top right corner (this should be the same email to which you received confirmation emails)

3.      Scroll down until you see your “Volunteer History with HandsOn NWNC”

4.      Click “Report Hours” on specific activity (See highlight below).


5.      Add the hours you volunteered at the event and click “Submit”