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Ongoing Opportunities

Below, you'll find ongoing opportunities from our partners.

Please note that our website is undergoing some changes and we will be adding more opportunities in the future.

Neighbors Helping Neighbors of College Park

Where: College Park, Maryland

When: Flexible, assignments average 2 hours.

What to Expect: Needs vary and include transportation assistance, household and yard chores, house repairs, friendly visits, and phone check-ins.


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Hyattsville Aging in Place

Where: Hyattsville
When: Ongoing, various
What to Expect: Volunteers can pick their level of engagement

  • Become a volunteer driver and take neighbors to medical appointments, grocery stores, HAP events, or run other errands.
  • Perform small tasks around the house or yard, such as moving furniture, shoveling snow, or mowing the lawn.
  • Check in on neighbors through the HAP phone tree or regular “friendly visits.”
  • Help plan HAP programs, such as the Valentine-making party, Smart Aging Fair, and more
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University of Maryland Capital Region DV/SA Center 

Where: University of Maryland, 1110 Stamp Student Union, College Park
When: 24 hours a month for 1 year
What to Expect: The DV/SA Center is a comprehensive service provider, providing free and confidential services, 24/7, forensic exams, as well as crisis, counseling, and advocacy services. Volunteers provide support for victims at the hospital and in court. All training provided.
Reference Volunteer Listing: #2020-1725

Volunteers must be age 18+


Volunteer with DV/SA Center

Latino Student Fund

Where: University of Maryland, 1110 Stamp Student Union, College Park
When: Saturdays, 9:30 AM -12PM
What to Expect:

  • Tutoring in Math or Reading
  • Learning materials are provided
  • Help strengthen what PreK-12th students have already learned and stay on top of new material they are learning
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College Park Community Food Bank Food Distribution

Where: 9704 Rhode Island Avenue in College Park, Maryland
When: Every Friday and Saturday
What to Expect:

  • Friday: Sorting Food Donations
  • Saturday: Distributing Food Donations
Volunteer with College Park Food Bank

College Park Meals on Wheels

Where: Elks Lodge, 6700 Kenilworth Avenue, Riverdale, MD
When: Monday - Friday, 7 AM-10 AM (Food Prep) and 10:30 AM-12 PM (Meal Delivery)
What to Expect:  

  • Preparing food, delivering meals, chatting, and building relationships with seniors
Volunteer with Meals on Wheels

Catholic Charities Food Distribution – Riverdale Park, MD

Where: St. Bernard Church, 5700 St. Bernard Drive, Riverdale MD
When: Every 2nd Tuesday, 12:30 PM
What to Expect:

  • Unload the food truck and bring boxes of food to the sites
  • Stay on to help distribute food
  • Provide your own transportation  
  • Be able to lift and carry 15 lbs. repeatedly
  • Wear a mask and maintain social distancing
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Catholic Charities Food Distribution - Landover, MD

Where: SHARE Warehouse – 3222 Hubbard Rd., Landover, MD 20785
When: Every 4th Thursday, 9:45 AM
What to Expect:

  • Convene at the SHARE Warehouse and will be transported to the food distribution site
  • Food Distribution
  • Repeated lifting
Volunteer with Catholic Charities

Capital Area Food Bank: Prince George's Community Marketplace

Where: SHABACH!, 3600 Brightseat Road, Landover, MD (rear parking lot) 
When: Every 3rd Saturday, 7:30 AM
What to Expect: 

  • Help provide emergency groceries and nutrition education to residents
  • Heavy lifting
  • Standing and walking

*In particular need of those who know American Sign Language at this market

Volunteer with Capital Area Food Bank

Catholic Charities' St. Maria’s Meals Tuesday Dinner

Where: 5859 Allentown Way, Temple Hills, MD 20748
When: Every Tuesday, 4:15 PM
What to Expect:  

  • Set up and breakdown of the event
  • Share stories, smiles, and words of encouragement with participants!
  • Outside event
Volunteer with Catholic Charities

Riversdale House Museum Tour Guide

Where: 4811 Riverdale Road, Riverdale Park
When: Ongoing, flexible
What to Expect:

  • Lead tours for groups and individuals who are visiting the Riversdale House Museum.
  • Tours will include the home of the Calvert family, as well as the enslaved and paid workforce who labored there
  • Volunteers with more than one shift per year must complete a criminal background check, including being fingerprinted before volunteer service can begin.
Volunteer with Prince George's County

Riversdale Garden Aid

Where: 4811 Riverdale Road, Riverdale Park
When: Ongoing, flexible
What to Expect:

  • Learn about gardening on the grounds of a restored early 19th century manor house. Assist the head gardener in planting, watering, weeding, harvesting in beautiful gardens abundant in flowers, fruits, vegetable and herbs.
Volunteer with Prince George's County

Eastern Bluebird Nestbox Monitor - Patuxent River Park

Where: 16000 Croom Airport Rd, Upper Marlboro, MD
When: Ongoing, flexible
What to Expect:

  • Provide routine maintenance and re-installation of Bluebird Nesting Boxes prior to and during every nesting season (spring-summer)
  • Help collect important data.
Volunteer with Prince George's County

Senior Green Team, Prince George’s County Department of Parks and Recreation 

Where: Varies, Prince George’s County Maryland National Capital Park Prince George’s County sites
When: Once a Month
What to Expect:

  • Projects that focus on sustainability, conservation, and making habitats better for native plants.
  • Clean up
  • Mulching
  • Intergenerational activities

Requirement: Seniors Aged 60+

Volunteer with Senior Green Team

Neighborhood Design Center: Eagle Harbor Landscape Beautification

Where: Eagle Harbor, MD
When: Ongoing, flexible
What to Expect:

  • Exploring appropriate plant and landscape choices that best reflect heritage and community aspirations.


  • Landscape designer or horticulturist
  • Interest in African American cultural heritage
Volunteer with Neighborhood Design Center

National Alliance on Mental Illness Prince George's County

Where: 10201 Martin Luther King Jr. Hwy, Bowie, MD

When: Varies depending on the opportunity

What to Expect: Annual NAMIWalks, ambassadors, data entry, grant writing and more.

Individuals with a diagnosis of mental illness: Connection Recovery Support Group facilitators, In Our Own Voice presenters, Peer-to- Peer course mentors

For family members, friends, and other caregivers: Family to Family course instructors, Family Support Group facilitators


Volunteer with NAMI

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