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Last year, over 8,700 volunteers helped us serve our neighbors in need.

Thank you for choosing to volunteer with us!

Our organization serves over 120,000 children, men, and women in need each year. We accomplish our critical work with the help of thousands of outstanding volunteers like you!

We are using a new online system to help get volunteers involved with our work. This new system will help us best match you to volunteer opportunities. You will be able to use the system to find volunteer opportunities, sign up online, track your hours, view your schedule, and more! Click a button below to get started. If you have any trouble signing up for events or submitting an application, please contact

Please note that you must have already submitted an applciation and be signed into your volunteer account in order to sign up for a volunteer shift. Please use the "opportunities" tab on your volunteer account to view the programs you've applied to and click on the activity that interests you to see and sign up for volunteer shifts. You can create and sign into your volunteer profile here.

What type of volunteer are you?

One-time Opportunities

Ongoing Opportunities

Group Opportunities


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Popular Service Opportunities

St. Maria's Meals

Cup of Joe

Christmas Gift Program
Care Packs and Welcome Kits Financial Stability Network


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Parish Based Service Opportunities 

St. Cammillus Parish in Silver Spring, MD is in urgent need of bilingual volunteers to take statements from the victims of last summer's apartment fire in Langley Park. These statements will be used to apply for deferred immigration status. Volunteers are needed Wednesday, November 30th through Friday, December 2nd. For more informaiton, please contact Fr. Jacek at


 Who Do We Serve?

Clients at Catholic Charities come from all walks of life - ages, races, religions, and ethnic backgrounds. Many suffer from extreme poverty, and we work closely with them to address its underlying causes: unemployment, addiction, education, domestic abuse, severe health issues, and more. To each man, woman, and child who comes to our doors, we strive to offer the best services possible, meeting their immediate needs while empowering them to take steps towards self-sufficiency.

Questions? Please see the FAQ or email

Catholic Charities

924 G St., NW, Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 772-4300

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