#LetsBMore for our community by volunteering! Spring is just around the corner, and with it comes many opportunities to get outside and do something for others! From gardening to neighborhood cleanups, there are many ways to get involved. Have an opportunity and need volunteers? Let us know by commenting below.

Paul’s Place

Clay Pots

James McHenry
James McHenry Elementary/Middle School (31 S Schroeder St) serves students in grades pre-K through 8 in the Hollins Roundhouse and Poppleton neighborhoods. Volunteers are needed to tutor students, provide lunch supervision, support families, work in the new literacy lab and more! For more information about volunteering at James McHenry contact Emily Ames-Messinger, the Community School Coordinator, at emily.ames-messinger@ssw.umaryland.edu.

Steuart Hill
Steuart Hill Academy (31 S Gilmor St) serves students in grades pre-K through 5 in the Mount Clare and Union Square neighborhoods. Volunteers are needed daily to work one on one with students, coach sports teams, and in the after school program. For more information about volunteering please contact Around Riley at ariley@bcps.k12.md.us.

Franklin Square Elementary/Middle School
Franklin Square Elementary/Middle School (1400 W Lexington St) serves students in grades pre-K through 8th grade in the Franklin Square neighborhood. Volunteers support after school programs, teachers, and work one on one with students. For more information about volunteering please contact the school at (410) 396-0795.

St Luke’s Episcopal Church
St Luke’s mission is to serve and nurture young people in our community. Volunteers are needed for a number of outreach ministries including college and career readiness programs, after school programs every Wednesday, and a summer program. Programs focus on art, literacy, and gardening. For more information, contact Trivia Payne, the Missioner for Community Engagement, at outreach@stlukesbaltimore.org.

George Washington Elementary School
George Washington Elementary School, located at 800 Scott St in Pigtown, serves students in grades pre-K through 5th grade. Volunteers help out after school and in a variety of programs. If you’re interested in volunteering, contact Mrs. Saintiche at cmhandy@bcps.k12.md.us.

Reading Partners at Southwest Baltimore Charter School

Southwest Baltimore Charter School

B&O Railroad Museum

PopFarm is a community farm adopted by James McHenry Elementary/Middle School is located at 14 N Schroeder St. Farmers include James McHenry’s Garden Club and seniors from nearby Hollins House. Volunteers are needed to clean up, build, maintain, weed, and beautify the garden. For more information visit http://www.popfarm.org/join or email bill@popfarm.org.

SAFE Alternatives Center