Volunteer Opportunities



Volunteer at NCCF

Join the more than 2,000 NCCF volunteers who contribute their ideas and talents to directly connect with children and families in need. From mentoring, to sorting goods, to playing basketball, there are countless ways and opportunities for you to contribute in meaningful ways.

A commitment of your time, whether small or large, furthers our mission to help build a stronger community. We are SSL approved and family friendly, age requirements vary by program. Please review our many volunteer opportunities below.


The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.

– Mahatma Gandhi

Four Step Volunteer Process

If you are anyone you know is interested in helping with our ongoing volunteer opportunities, our three step registration process is required to participate.

Step 1

Fill out our Volunteer Interest Form, authorizing any necessary background checks for approval.

Step 2

Attend a virtual volunteer training session. Meetings are held every first Thursday of the month at 6 p.m.

Step 3

Chat with Dahlia Levin, Director of Development and External Relations, to discuss your first volunteer opportunity!

Step 4

Fill out the sign-up form to become a volunteer at NCCF.

Log Volunteer Hours

Did you know that every hour you volunteer in the state of Maryland is worth $31.29? We are able to use your hours to reach a monetary goal that allows us to apply for grants.

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NCCF's Back to School Drive 2022