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.
The Maryland Health Department needs health care professionals for the Maryland Responds Medical Reserves Corps to provide services during a disaster or emergency situations. For more information and to register, visit https://mdresponds.health.maryland.gov/index.phpFind out more »
The COVID-19 DIY Masks initiative is a way for our communities to assist during these unprecedented times. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently issued guidance approving the use of cloth masks in certain settings, to employees not providing care and by patients and visitors. A link to Step By Step Instructions are provided at https://www.umms.org/coronavirus/what-to-know/masks Once completed, you can put the masks in a plastic bag and drop off the masks at the registration desks at any…Find out more »
Business Volunteers Maryland is a liaison between local Baltimore corporate philanthropy, social responsibility leaders and Baltimore City. Businesses and individuals can find both in-person and virtual volunteer opportunities on the organization's website located at https://businessvolunteersmd.org/waystohelp/Find out more »
United Way provides ideas for volunteer activities that can be done at home to assist others on their website located at https://www.volunteermd.org/need/detail/?need_id=507834. Interested persons can register to receive additional activities as they're added.Find out more »
The South Baltimore Gateway Partnership is sponsoring a free, day-long conference maximizing learning and networking opportunities for area grant seekers, grantmakers, community-focused nonprofits, and organizations seeking partners to develop programs that foster great neighborhoods in South Baltimore and beyond. The conference is open to community-facing nonprofits and grassroots advocates based in or serving Baltimore City. More information and registration at https://sbgpartnership.org/conference/ . CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS: • Dr. Karsonya Whitehead, author, professor, and award-winning radio host of Today With Dr. Kaye on…Find out more »
You can use your business or technology skills to help local small business owners keep their doors open and save local jobs. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many small businesses to drastically reduce, alter, or even cease operations. Volunteers can help small owners navigate the local, state, federal, and non-profit resources available to help save their businesses. Volunteers can also help business owners create or adapt their e-commerce and social media presence to best meet the needs of their customers…Find out more »