Address: 620A Research Court, Frederick, MD 21703
Mission: The Arc of Frederick County provides individually designed support services and collaborates with the community to build inclusive programs for adults and children with developmental disabilities. Founded by parents in 1958 because community programs for children and adults with disabilities did not exist, The Arc continues to provide advocacy efforts and the creation of new services for families today. The Arc of Frederick County supports more than 600 people each year.
Contact: Shauna Mulcahy, Development Director
Contact phone: 301-663-0909 x140
Contact email: SMulcahy@arcfc.org
Charity and/or Service Needs: http://arcfc.org/get-involved/volunteer.html
Boys and Girls Club of Frederick County
Address: 413 Burck Street, Frederick, MD 21701 Phone: 301-600-1875
Mission: We are for boys and girls. Being a member of the Boys & Girls Club satisfies the age-old desires of young people to have a “club” of their own. We have full-time professional leadership supplemented by part-time workers and volunteers. We require no proof of good character. We help and guide boys and girls who may be in danger of acquiring, or who have already acquired, unacceptable habits and attitudes, as well as boys and girls of good character. We assure that all children can afford to belong. Membership dues are kept low, and scholarships are available, so that all can afford to belong, and even the least interested will not be deterred from joining. We are for all boys and girls. Young people from all races, religions and cultures are welcome. We are building centered. Activities are carried on in or initiated from the warm, friendly atmosphere of a building especially designed to conduct youth programs. We have an open door policy. Clubs are open to all members at any time during its hours of operation.
We offer a varied and diversified program that responds to the collective and individual needs of boys and girls. We are guidance oriented. Boys & Girls Club of Frederick County emphasizes positive values in the relationships members have with each other and with their adult leaders. We help boys and girls make appropriate choices in their physical, educational, personal, social, emotional, vocational, and spiritual lives.
Contact: Katelyn Vaughan, Office Manager
Contact phone: 301-600-1875
Charity and/or Service Needs:
Frederick Rescue Mission
Address: 419 West South Street, Frederick, MD 21701
Mission: We are a Christ-centered ministry providing residential recovery programs to the
homeless or chemically addicted, food to the hungry, clothing and furniture to the needy,
and connection within our community through relationships.
Contact: Carol Stanfield
Contact Phone: 301 695-6633 ext. 214
Contact email: email@example.com
Charity and/or Service Needs:
Food preparation, Food Service, Food Aisle Support, Rescued Treasures Support
Frederick Literacy Council
Address: 110 E. Patrick St., Frederick, MD 21701
Mission:To teach adults in Frederick County the reading and other English language skills they need to provide for their families and contribute to the well-being and prosperity of our community.
Contact: Diana Halleman, Volunteer Coordinator
Contact phone: 301-600-2066
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Charity and/or Service Needs: www.frederickliteracy.org/pages/volunteeropportunities.html
Frederick Memorial Hospital
Address: 400 West 7th Street, Frederick, MD 21701
Phone: (240) 566-3300
Mission: FMH is the only hospital in Frederick County.
Contact: Diana, Volunteer Coordinator
Contact phone: 240-566-3567
Contact email: email@example.com
Charity and/or Service Needs: www.fmh.org/About/Volunteering.aspx
Glade Valley Food Bank
Address: 21 Fulton Avenue, Walkersville, MD 21793
Phone: (301) 845-4229
Charity and/or Service Needs:
Habitat for Humanity
Address: 2 E. Church Street, 3rd Floor, Frederick, MD 21701
Phone: (301) 698-2449
Mission: Habitat for Humanity International is a non-profit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry that invites people of all backgrounds, races and religions to build houses together in partnership with families in need. Habitat seeks to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action. Habitat’s vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live. At Frederick Habitat, one way we impact affordable housing is our home ownership program. We partner with families who cannot qualify for a conventional mortgage and have no other way to own a home on their own.
Contact: Leslie Ajuria, Volunteer Coordinator
Contact phone: 301-698-2449
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Charity and/or Service Needs:
Committee Member www.frederickhabitat.org/our-committees
Address: P.O. 857 Frederick, Maryland 21705
Mission: Heartly House is the only organization in Frederick County, Maryland, that provides comprehensive services to survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse. We have been providing these services since 1979. Services include: a 24-hour hotline, emergency shelter, individual and group counseling, victim advocate services and legal representation, medical advocacy, abuse intervention groups, and community outreach and professional education.
Contact: Nina Carr, Volunteer Coordinator
Contact phone: 301-418-6610 ext. 231
Contact email: email@example.com
Charity and/or Service Needs: www.heartlyhouse.org/about/get-involved/
Partners in Care
Address: 22 South Market Street. Suite 15, Frederick, Maryland 21701
Mission: We are the recognized leader in Maryland for programs and services that support the independence of older adults using the time and talents of our members, leadership, and staff.
Contact: Shannon Baskerville, Site Coordinator
Contact phone: 301-682-7433
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Charity and/or Service Needs: www.partnersincare.org/frederick-county/
Address: 4800 Mt. Hope Drive, Baltimore, MD, 21215
Mission: The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
Contact: Dawn McDonald, Volunteer Specialist
Contact phone: 301-739-0717 ext. 210
Contact email: Dawn.McDonald@redcross.org
Charity and/or Service Needs: www.redcross.org/volunteer/become-a-volunteer
Address: 27 DeGrange St., Frederick, MD 21701
Mission: The Religious Coalition for Emergency Human Needs is an organization comprised of people of faith committed to making our faith real through acts of compassion that manifest God’s caring presence. We coordinate donations of time, talent, money, food and other resources to meet the urgent needs of people of Frederick County. The Coalition works toward a more just and compassionate society.
Founded in 1981, the Religious Coalition for Emergency Human Needs has been providing those most at risk in our community with emergency shelter for homeless adults and families, healthcare assistance to the uninsured, utility assistance, homeless prevention programs and food assistance through local food banks.
Contact: Bruce Gourley, Volunteer Coordinator
Contact phone: 301-631-2670 ext. 123
Contact email: email@example.com
Charity and/or Service Needs: www.thereligiouscoalition.org/support-us/volunteer/
Saint Vincent de Paul Society
Address: 2305 N. Charles Street, Suite 300, Baltimore, Maryland 21218
Website: www.vincentbaltimore.org www.vincentbaltimore.org/volunteer
Mission: To ensure those impacted by poverty have the skills and resources to achieve their full potential.
Contact: Don Boos
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Charity and/or Service Needs: www.vincentbaltimore.org/volunteer, www.vincentbaltimore.org/service-projects, www.vincentbaltimore.org/events
Second Chances Garage
Address: 528 N. Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701
Mission: With a passion for cars and helping those in need, Second Chances Garage– a 501(c)(3) nonprofit– seeks to make a difference in our community of Frederick County, Maryland, by offering “second chances” for individuals and families on their journey to independent living by providing assistance with their personal transportation needs. We are soliciting donations of vehicles from the local community, refurbishing them, and placing them with individuals who are gainfully employed and referred to us by Partner Agencies. In addition, we offer a Reduced-Cost Auto Repair Service to qualifying individuals.
Contact: Glenn Zior, Chief Operating Officer
Contact phone: (240) 724-1919
Contact email: email@example.com
Charity and/or Service Needs: http://secondchancesgarage.org/volunteer/
Student Homelessness Initiative Partnership (SHIP)
Address: P.O. Box 1629, Frederick MD 21702
Phone: (240) 415-8971
Mission: The Frederick County community came together in late 2013, determined to lend a hand and provide relief and support to the hundreds of Frederick County Public School (FCPS) students who are encountering homeless. We chose to take the initiative – do what’s right, take care of urgent needs, and do it now. Working in tandem with FCPS and a number of Frederick County human service agencies, we are strictly focused on providing for these children in need.
Contact phone: (240) 415-8971
Contact email: www.shipfrederick.com/contact/
Charity and/or Service Needs: www.shipfrederick.com/support/
The Way Station
Address: 230 W. Patrick Street, Frederick, Maryland 21705
Mission: Way Station, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing compassionate and quality behavioral health care, housing, and employment services to: adults with mental illness, developmental disabilities, and substance addictions; children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral challenges; and veterans with service needs. Way Station embraces the principles of recovery and resiliency and is committed to providing evidence-based, consumer-driven, and family-focused services.
Charity and/or Service Needs: www.waystationinc.org/volunteers/
Address: 1000 North Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701
Mission: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body
for all. At the YMCA of Frederick County strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility is our cause. Every day, we work side-by-side with community members to address the most pressing needs in Frederick County to make sure that everyone—regardless of age, income or background—has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. Our work is not easy, but real and lasting changes can only come about when we work together to invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors and the first step to achieving these improvements is having the full support of our community.
Contact: Kelly Presnell
Contact phone: 301-663-5131, ext. 1248
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Charity and/or Service Needs: http://frederickymca.org/ways-to-give/volunteer