Volunteers are critical to SBLC and saves the Center thousands of dollars that otherwise would have been provided for through hired staff.  In FY 15, nearly 30 volunteers contributed 1,400 direct service hours and 120 volunteers gave over 3,000 hours in indirect service. 


Direct Service

As a direct service volunteer you will work with our adult learners on their educational journey and provide them with the support and tools they need to succeed.


Opportunities include: Individual tutoring with beginning readers; Classroom Assistant in onsite & offsite classes; Tutoring in the Drop-in lab; Assisting in the computer lab; and Career Mentoring. Tutoring can be done when convenient for the volunteer.


Indirect Service

SBLC welcomes volunteers who would like to use their expertise outside the classroom such as marketing, website development, finance and historic building maintenance.


Opportunities:  Office Assistant, Special events, various committees. SBLC has opportunities for qualified individuals to become a Board or Advisory Council member.


How to Become a Volunteer

  • Volunteers must be a least 18 years of age or older.
  • Volunteers wishing to work with our adult population must have their high school diploma.
  • Background Check
  • One-year commitment to SBLC and the learners.
  • Interested volunteers can fill out and submit an application, email our Volunteer/Outreach Coordinator Gerrod at GWilliamson@southbaltimorelearns.org or call 410-625-4215 x108.


For detailed information about our volunteer opportunities please click here or call our Volunteer/Outreach Coordinator at 410-625-4215 x108.

About SBLC

The South Baltimore Learning Center (SBLC) was started in 1990, and has grown to serve hundreds of adults each year offering a variety of educational services, many geared towards helping learners earn their high school diplomas.

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