All Events

Strawberry Gleaning at Butler’s Orchard with Nourish Now

Date: June 18, 2015
Time: 10:00 am  to  4:00 pm
Location: Butler’s Orchard | 22200 Davis Mill Road, Germantown MD 20876

On Thursday we are traveling to Butler’s Orchard to collect their surplus strawberries with Nourish Now! This is the first of a series of gleanings we will be doing as Feed the Mind, our collaboration with Nourish Now, to support our after school and summer programming. If you are interested in joining us at Butler’s Orchard this afternoon, please email swevolunteer@gmail.com!

Colonial Market Fair (June 13 & 14)

Date: June 13, 2015
Time: 9:30 am  to  4:00 pm
Location: Benjamin Banneker Museum (300 Oella Avenue, Catonsville MD 21228)

Date: Friday and Saturday, June 13-14, 2015

Time: 9:30AM – 4:00PM, both days

The museum puts on a two-day festival each year and is looking for people to help with set-up and facilitate parking throughout the day. They are looking for 6-8 volunteers, and a light breakfast and lunch is included!

Green Festival

Date: June 7, 2015
Time: 11:30 am  to  3:30 pm
Location: 801 Mount Vernon Place, Washington DC

The Green Festival Expo needs volunteers to help check in exhibitors and help with general operations at the Green Festival Expo this summer!  We’re looking for around 6-8 volunteers, so if this sounds like a fun opportunity for you and a group, contact us for more information about registering.

Nourish Now Gala

Date: June 6, 2015
Time: 6:30 pm  to  12:00 am
Location: 4935 Bar and Kitchen (4935 Cordell Avenue, Bethesda MD 20814)

Our longtime partner Nourish Now is looking for 10-15 volunteers to provide support during Nourish Now’s annual gala, themed “A Night in Vegas”. Nourish Now is looking for 4-5 people for cleanup (10PM – 12:30AM), and around 10 volunteers to serve as blackjack dealers (6:30-10:30PM). The dealers will each have a 30 minute break, and dinner is included for BOTH volunteer sets.

White Oak Day

Date: June 6, 2015
Time: 11:00 am  to  4:00 pm
Location: White Oak Recreation Center (1700 April Lane, Silver Spring MD 20904)

White Oak Community Center needs volunteers for for an all-day festival at their community center. Volunteers will help with set-up, event logistics (leading activities, helping serve the food, etc), and  break-down at the end of the event.