Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Interfaith Works!

You can make a difference, and we can help you get started. All prospective volunteers are required to complete a volunteer application, which you can find here.

Contact Volunteer Coordinator Yvonne Esipila, yesipila@iworksmc.org, (301) 315-1097.

We have lots of opportunities:

Get Dirty

  • Landscaping/gardening
  • Gardening
  • Wash the agency van
  • Deep clean the shelter

In the Kitchen

  • Prepare and serve meals
  • Donate/provide food for breakfast, lunch or dinner

Get Organized

  • Sort and fold merchandise at the Interfaith Clothing Center in Rockville
  • Organize and clean storage closets and pantries at various locations

Feel Good Projects

  • Create crafts or play games with residents
  • Host a birthday party, exercise session or dessert/hot chocolate social
  • Host a movie afternoon or night with residents

Supply Drives

  • Assemble “Move-in” kits for residents moving into improved housing situations
  • Collect travel-sized or full-sized personal care items

Immediate Need: Meal providers needed at IW’s Silver Spring men’s shelter as well as other locations.

Have your own idea for how to get involved?
We welcome all of your creative ideas and will help you plan a project that suits your interests.

Contact Volunteer Coordinator Yvonne Esipila, yesipila@iworksmc.org, (301) 315-1097.