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Matching Volunteers with Organizations who need Volunteers

The Chesapeake Volunteer Center, located at Chesapeake College, serves Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne's and Talbot counties.

Now accepting applications! Each year, Volunteer Maryland partners with up to 30 community-based agencies to help them build stronger volunteer programs. Application deadline has been extended to April 20! More information at http://www.volunteermaryland.org/organizations.html

Thank you for your patience during our site re-construction!

If you have questions, please call

410-827-5833 or contact mleach@chesapeake.edu


Volunteers needed:


AARP Maryland

is searching for a State President. This is the top state level, key leadership volunteer position. In partnership with the State Director and in collaboration with other appropriate volunteers and staff, the State President positions AARP in the state to achieve the AARP vision, mission, and strategic priorities.

Responsibilities of the State President include, but are not limited to; serving as the principal AARP volunteer spokesperson in the state and communicating AARP messages statewide. In partnership with the State Director and the Executive Council, develop the framework for state strategic planning and coordination of AARP activities.

The State President develops a strong working knowledge of the state demographics, organizational structures, political environment and key players. The State President must be committed to the goals and priorities of AARP.  Leadership and team building skills; strong interpersonal skills; and excellent oral and written communication skills also desirable candidate qualifications.

Find a copy of the position description and application online at www.aarp.org/md.


Want to….

Have a Good Time? Meet Interesting People? Help Keep it Rural!


Archival Assistant

Help in ESLC’s Queenstown office.  Preserve ESLC’s history, transfer press releases to electronic data


Carin Starr - cstarr@eslc.org or www.eslc.org

410-827-9756 x 171



Dorchester Humane Society


If you can volunteer as a bookkeeper  and are familiar with QuickBooks, please contact: Suzette Stitely - Executive Director.



Habitat for Humanity - Choptank


ReStore volunteers

Looking for volunteers to help out in the newly opened ReStore (8648 Commerce Drive, Easton).  Two shifts available on Wed., Thurs, Fri & Sat when the store is open for business & two shifts on Tuesday when the store is closed (stocking shelves, etc.)

Contact: - 410-820-6186


Habitat for Humanity - Caroline County

Job Site volunteers

Volunteers needed to help at the various job sites on Saturdays.  Office and computer help needed Monday - Fridays.  Volunteer committee members needed to help with family service, land acquisitions, building, fund raising and public relations.

Contact: - 410-479-9200


Queen Anne's County Animal Services

Animal Helpers, Office workers & More

Looking for people to help with: socializing the dogs, cuddling with the cats, basic yard work, answering the phone, assisting with basic office paperwork, representing the shelter at community events and MORE!!!

Contact: - 410-758-3493 or qacasvolunteers@qac.org


Queen Anne's County Historical Society

Help needed with:   - archival work ( copy work & filing)

         - searching the data base for information requested               

               -  office assistance- typing and copies etc.

Contact - 410-758-3010



If you are an organization and would like to feature your volunteer opportunities for 2012 on our main page,

email Marci Leach at mleach@chesapeake.edu