Volunteer Opportunities

Grassroots Volunteer Opportunities

Please note all volunteers are required to show proof of COVID and Influenza vaccinations.

At Grassroots:

Location: Crisis Intervention Center and Shelter, 6700 Freetown Road, Columbia 21044

Following are openings for high school graduates 18 years and over:

Pantry organizer


  • Help sort and organize nonperishable food items for community members assisted by Crisis Services

Available shifts

  • Tuesdays– flexible times after 10a
  • Thursdays – flexible times after 10a

Following are openings for individuals 21 years and over:

Lobby Greeter


  • Welcome visitors
  • Hand intake forms to clients
  • Accept donations
  • Answer the phone
  • Help with administrative tasks such as mailings and special projects.

Available shifts:

  • Thursday 1pm-3pm

For questions or more information please contact Monteith Mitchell, Volunteer Coordinator, at mont@grassrootscrisis.org or (410) 531.6006. If you are interested in a position please fill out an application at

https://www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/ap?AP=1806720484&OR=1 and you will be contacted regarding an interview.