Anne Arundel County Public Library
Volunteers are needed at various library branches, including in Severna Park, for both ongoing projects and short-term activities. Shifts are often flexible, training will be provided and volunteers can be as young as 14. Check with the local branch to see what their volunteer needs are by calling 410-222-6290.
is looking for volunteers to work on blanket projects the third Saturday of every month from 10 am - noon at the 623 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd. Volunteers can be as young as 8 years old but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian if under 14 years of age. For more information, call Sabrina at 443-254-6845 or 410-956-4616 or email AnneArundel.MD@projectlinus.org.
Happy Helpers for the Homeless
On Nov. 19, in recognition of National Family Volunteer Day, Happy Helpers for the Homeless will help to prepare 1,000 sandwiches from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Grace Point Presbyterian Church, 615 Donaldson Ave. in Severn.
If you'd like to do something to help at home, donations are needed for the "Bag a Breakfast Project." Put together a bag breakfast to be distributed to the homeless with a box of cereal, spoon and cup, pastry, fruit, hot chocolate package with cup and spoon, juice box, and napkin. Contact Bobbi Coffman at 443-433-2416 for more information.
The Salvation Army based in Annapolis will host a community Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 24 and needs volunteers. Other needs include volunteers for a variety of Christmas programs in November and December, donations of meals for sorters of Angel Tree gifts, sponsorship of Angel Trees, and donations of non-perishable food. Contact Richard and/or Ruth New at 410-263-4091 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Operation Welcome Home
Volunteers needed every week at BWI Airport International Terminal to welcome military personnel returning home by cheering, clapping and shaking hands to say thanks. Also needed are donations of water and snacks for the troops, along with “thank you” cards for distribution in snack bags. For more information, call 410-757-0982 or email email@example.com.
Drivers Needed for Regency Park Assisted Living
Winter weather is around the corner so Regency Park Assisted Living is searching for volunteer drivers (with a 4-wheel-drive vehicle), age 21 and older with a good driving record. Sign up now to help transport caregivers to the facility in Gambrills in inclement weather conditions. Contact Judy Long at 410-923-1200 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.