Welcome to the University of Maryland’s volunteer opportunity website. Our goal is to connect students, faculty, and staff at the University of Maryland, Baltimore and employees at the University of Maryland Medical Center with volunteer projects in our area. It’s a place for you to sign up for service activities, and a place to post service activities that need volunteers.
By creating an account on this site, you can also indicate your areas of interest and your availability to volunteer, and someone from the Community Engagement team will contact you when opportunities arise that fit your profile. If you have questions about this website, please contact us.
The UMB Office of Community Engagement (OCE) fields numerous requests annually from local schools requesting field trips to the UMB campus to learn about careers in health, law and human services. To meet this need, OCE challenges UMB administrative departments and student organizations with developing creative and fun events that inform our k-12 partners about your chosen career! If your student or staff group would like assistance in developing such activities, please contact Brian Sturdivant, Director for Strategic Initiatives and…Find out more »
Reading Partners is a children's literacy program that brings community volunteers into neighborhood schools to provide one-on-one reading support using a proven, evidence-based curriculum to ensure students are on track to read at grade level by fourth grade. Volunteering with Reading Partners as a tutor for as little as one-hour per week with one student is one of the easiest ways to make a lasting, proven impact on your community and on the futures of local students. We have 3…Find out more »
•Accompanies and guides patients between services on the 5 th and 2 nd floors. •Provides hospitality and support to patients, family members and other visitors on St. Anne’s Behavioral Health Unit (gives out water and snacks, games, coloring books, word finds, etc.) •Sits and talks with patients in waiting areas or in between services. •Works on projects or initiatives to enhance patient satisfaction/experience in unit. •Maintains confidentiality (HIPAA)Find out more »
Join staff from the Office of Community Engagement in providing a free, catered lunch to approximately 100 community members from Southwest Baltimore. The lunch is a chance for community members to relax, have fun, and build relationships with each other. It's also a great opportunity to learn about resources from UMB and other partners that can improve quality of life in Southwest Baltimore.Find out more »