Welcome to the University of Maryland’s volunteer opportunities. 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.
With our nationally ranked schools, leading centers, and acclaimed programs, the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is on the move. Take advantage of this exciting time to become one of our key stakeholders and help UMB catalyze global advances in health and human services.
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Thousands of families and unaccompanied children have come to Maryland seeking safety and refuge from violence in their home countries. Many have valid legal claims to stay in the US but require assistance to navigate the complexity of their case. A vital part of that assistance requires access to legal services in a language they can easily understand. PLEASE VOLUNTEER TODAY! Who can join? Spanish-speaking students, professionals or others who are fluent in both Spanish and English. What do volunteers…Find out more »
UMB partners with the P-TECH School at Dunbar to support high school students who are simultaneously pursuing both an Associates Degree and High School Diploma and who are interested in health professions. The PTECH school model calls for every student to have access to professional mentors to help guide them toward their professional goals, give general career advice and help students build communication skills. Mentors connect with students via bi-weekly mentor Zoom meetings. These meetings are opportunities to establish ongoing…Find out more »
Intersection of Change is a non-profit organization dedicated to addressing poverty related issues in the Sandtown-Winchester neighborhood. Their Jubilee Arts fine art program is seeking volunteers from 3pm - 7pm (Mon - Fri) to: Assist staff members in preparing for class sessions or end of day sessions Engage with staff with regard to how students are working in classrooms Support and Engaging with students Distributing supplies for classroom activities Background checks are required for all volunteers.Find out more »
Underground Railroad Exhibit Volunteer In 2021, the B&O Railroad Museum became an officially designated Underground Railroad site. 27 freedom seekers are known to have used the B&O Railroad system to flee slavery, 8 of whom passed directly through the Mount Clare Station, where the Museum is located. In September, the museum will be unveiling a new exhibit on the Underground Railroad, complete with immersive videos that share the stories of William & Ellen Craft, and Henry "Boxcar" Brown - all…Find out more »
Building a New Social Fabric in Baltimore – come learn more about volunteer with Thread! Join us for a 30 min virtual Zoom info session to learn more about volunteering with Thread as a UMB student. We do these every week @: - Tuesdays @ 12:30-1pm - Wednesdays @ @ 5:30 - 6pm - Thursdays @ 5:30 - 6pm Click here to RSVP today! https://bit.ly/3vU6rKY If you want to sign up for a date in the future you don't see…Find out more »
The 20th annual Pigtown festival to be held on October 8th from 12-7pm in the 700 - 1000 block of Washington Blvd will feature live music performed by Baltimore based bands, delicious food and more than 70 craft vendors. Volunteer needs are as follows: Volunteer Role Descriptions: There are various roles + easy 2-hour time slots to choose from. Volunteer packets + directions will be provided. AND...you'll receive a one-of-a-kind volunteer ONLY t-shirt! Thank you for your support! PLEASE NOTE:…Find out more »