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Volunteer Center for Frederick County: Give back to our community through service work

We envision a world where all individuals discover their power to make a difference and are equipped as active, engaged citizens.


Learn more about specific United Way of Frederick County volunteer programs:


Get Connected is a free online tool for any non-profit or volunteer in Fredetrick County. United Way of Frederick County provides this service as a way to connect local resources with local needs, because together we can accomplish so much more!

For Individuals

Sign up through our Get Connected website, and you will be updated when community volunteer opportunities come up throughout the year for agencies throughout Frederick County, including our Days of Service that run in the spring and fall.


For Businesses & Groups

We coordinate volunteering activities such as team building projects for coporate businesses and groups. We are also glad to help corporations achieve their social corporate responsibilty goals. Contact Shana Knight at today to learn more and find a project that’s right for your team.

For Nonprofit Organizations

If your organization is a registered 501(c) (3) organization, government agency, neighborhood association, eldercare facility or public school that accepts volunteers regardless of race, ethnic origin/nationality, religious affiliation, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability, we can assist you in recruiting volunteers to support your organization. 


United Way of Frederick County is matching passionate volunteers with worthycauses through our Get Connected website. Get connected is an easy-to-use website that matches the right donors, advocates, and volunteers with the right opportunities in our neighborhoods. Organizations can make a profile and post opportunities for volunteers to browse through. Volunteers sign up for a profile, select their interests, and can browse opportunities and are emailed when an agency they are a fan of has an upcoming opportunity! Create an agency profile and start posting opportunities today by clicking here


For all volunteer inquires, please contact Shana Knight at today to learn more.