Volunteer Opportunities

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    UMB plants fruit trees at Southwest Baltimore Charter School during Earth Week.

    UMB plants fruit trees at Southwest Baltimore Charter School during Earth Week.

As part of our Centennial Celebration, the Graduate School has partnered with the Office of Community Engagement to perform 100 hours of service during this academic year. Help us reach our goal!

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Volunteer Opportunities
 Date TimeOpportunity  Type of Service Volunteers Needed

March 3, 2018

9 a.m. Maryland Science Olympiad STEM education 20

March 16, 2018 

 1 p.m. Eutaw Street Mulch Magic  Neighborhood Beautification  15

March 24, 2018 

 9 a.m.  Eutaw Street Sweep  Neighborhood Beautification  15

April 28, 2018 

 9 a.m.  Looking Good on Lexington  Neighborhood Beautification  15

May 19, 2018 

 9 a.m. Prepare for a Prettier Park Avenue  Neighborhood Beautification  15

Ongoing Opportunities

    K-12 Career Speakers Bureau  K-12 schools ask for professionals to speak to students about their careers. Can you help meet that need?   30

Wednesdays starting Sept. 6

2 p.m. to 4 p.m. or 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Workforce Wednesday Computer Lab Support

Helping residents use the community computer lab to find jobs.

1

Weekdays starting Sept. 20

2:45 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. Mentor a "DreamKid"

Mentoring a West Baltimore youth after school.

100
Starting Thursday, April 27 Starting at 8 a.m. PTECH at Dunbar High School Healthcare Industry Mentor

Consider volunteering as a mentor for high school students in Baltimore.

300
Starting March 1, dates TBD TBD Catholic Charities of Baltimore Spend time volunteering for Catholic Charties of Baltimore to provide assistance in resume/cover letter, job readiness classes, and more. 2 to 3 
Monday to Thursday 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m Reading Partners: Literacy Tutoring  Become a reading partner, and make a lifelong impact on a Baltimore child by committing as little as one hour per week. 50
Last Friday of each month Noon to 1 p.m. Community lunch and learn Host and serve a free lunch for the community. 10
Wednesdays 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Baltimore Gift Economy: Wednesday Market Organize and manage a local food market. 5
Monday to Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pop! Farm Work with community residents and schoolchildren on a vacant lot restoration project. 4
Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Door-to-door canvassing Promote upcoming events in the immediate neighborhood. 10
Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Phone canvassing Promote upcoming events and resources.
Weekdays   Distribute food or clothing at Paul's Place Serve hot meals or work in a clothing marketplace. 20

*Saturday activities do not qualify for leave.

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