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With more than 80 programs serving more than 160,000 Marylanders each year, Catholic Charities relies on the generosity of more than 22,000 volunteers who serve thousands of hours every year to help us fulfill our mission of improving the lives of Marylanders in need. We have a variety of volunteer opportunities for individuals, families, businesses and groups of all faiths and ages. We work with volunteers to find opportunities that match your skills, talents and interests. Explore the various ways you can make a difference in someone’s life. Many of our volunteer opportunities are suitable for earning service hours for school or for exploring careers in public service.

A Volunteer Story

Caritas House volunteer Jim Jeppi

While coping with the loss of his mother in 2014, Jim Jeppi sought to fill, in part, the void he felt by looking for ways to continue helping older adults. For many years, Jim had been the primary caregiver for his mother, Jennie, who suffered with dementia and other ailments.

“When she passed away I had this abundance of time and I didn’t know what to do with myself,” he said. “So I went online and found the Catholic Charities website.”

“I wasn’t aware of how many programs Catholic Charities had, of how much they do,” he added. - Read more -

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