Southern Maryland volunteer opportunities

April 16

Sotterley Plantation seeks volunteers for guided tours, the museum shop, visitor centers and the garden guild. 301-373-2280 or volunteer@sotterley.org.

Project Healing Waters fly fishing, a nonprofit provider of physical and mental rehabilitation therapy for disabled veterans, needs volunteer office workers in Waldorf. 866-251-7252, Ext. 126.

Southern Maryland Chapter of the American Red Cross needs volunteers for disaster services and health, safety, administrative and special events. Bob Gretton, 888-276-2767 or bobg@somdredcross.org.

Health Partners Free Clinic in Waldorf needs volunteer dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants, physicians and receptionists. Malpractice insurance provided. Retired providers welcome. 301-645-3556 or tbrown@healthpartnersinc.org

Southern Maryland Pets-on-Wheels needs volunteers and their pets to visit residents in nursing-care and assisted-living facilities. Volunteers receive orientation and mentoring. 301-392-0155 or www.ccpetsonwheels.com.

Calvert County senior centers need volunteers to teach arts and crafts. Ideas for classes are welcome. Keri Lipperini at 410-535-4606 or 301-855-1170.

St. Mary’s County Board of Commissioners seeks residents to serve on boards, committees and commissions. For an application, go to www.stmarysmd.com or call 301-475-4200, Ext. 1320.

Girl Scouts of America need volunteers for a variety of positions. 800-834-1702, 301-638-5373 or ldavis@gscnc.org.

Calvert Marine Museum seeks volunteers in every area of the museum. Sherry Reid at 410-326-2042, Ext. 19, reidsd@co.cal.md.us or www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.

Calvert Animal Welfare League needs volunteers 18 and older to help with dogs and cats mornings and evenings at the adoption center. Training is provided. The center is at 1040 Theater Dr., Prince Frederick. 410-535-9300 or www.cawl.us.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Maryland needs mentors, board members and event sponsors. 301-290-0501 or www.biglittle.org.

Accokeek Foundation seeks volunteers for events and special projects. Julie Nguyen, 301-283-2113, Ext. 20, or outreach@accokeek.org.

Charles County Freedom Landing a mental health program for adults, needs volunteers to help with group activities, crafts, gardening and computer and clerical tasks. 301-932-2737.

Special Olympics of St. Mary’s County needs help with sports training programs. Mary Lu Bucci, 301-373-3469.

Charles County Literacy Council needs volunteers to tutor in reading, writing, spelling, basic math and English as a second language. The council is also seeking students who need tutoring help. 301-934-6488 or www.charlescountyliteracy.org.

Tri-County Animal Shelter needs volunteers 14 and older to help clean kennels, wash bowls and toys, do laundry, sweep, take photos of dogs and cats and spend time with animals at the Hughesville shelter. 800-903-1992 or 301-932-1713.

Humane Society of Charles County needs volunteers to clean cages and runs, feed animals from 8 to 11 a.m. and do other jobs. Help is also needed with the adoption events 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays. Leigha Messick, 301-645-8181 or lmessick@humanesocietycc.org, or www.humanesocietycc.org.

Golden Retriever Rescue of Southern Maryland needs foster families. All costs will be paid. Dogs must be kept inside the home. Call 855-477-3728 or go to www.goldenretrieverrescueofsouthernmaryland.org.

St. Mary’s County Meals on Wheels needs drivers and substitutes weekdays to deliver meals to homebound seniors. Bridget Maddox, 301-475-4200, Ext. 1060.

Maryland Veteran Memorial Museum, seeks volunteers for administrative duties. Larry Abell or Cindy Keesee at 301-932-1900.

St. Mary’s County Historical Society is looking for volunteers to help in the office, library, archives, bookstore, Old Jail Museum and gardens, as well as with lectures, school programs and special events. Susan Wolfe, 301-475-2467.

Hospice of St. Mary’s needs help with patient care, administrative work, cooking at Hospice House, bereavement services and fundraising. Training provided. Katy Crowell, 301-994-3075, or mary_crowell@smhwecare.com.

Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center needs volunteers for its gift shop, welcome desk and special events. Crystal Seay, 410-326-4640, or info@annmariegarden.org.

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