|What is the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program?
The Retired and
Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of St. Mary’s County helps to
place persons 55 years of age and older in rewarding,
challenging, and fulfilling volunteer opportunities with local
county agencies, non-profit groups, and community organizations.
RSVP volunteers come from all kinds of backgrounds and all
walks of life. What our volunteers have in common is a desire to
give back to our community in meaningful ways. Some of our
volunteers put in hundreds of hours each year; others provide
occasional help with special projects, programs, and events.
Whatever your background, we’ll try to match you with a
volunteer opportunity that matches your interests, skills, and
Sponsored by the St. Mary’s County
Department of Aging and Human Services, hundreds of RSVP senior
volunteers are lending their time, talents, and expertise in
service to more than 30 local agencies and community groups. Our
long-standing volunteer program has helped place seniors in
volunteer positions throughout St. Mary’s County for more than
In 2017, RSVP senior volunteers gave 36,640 hours valued at $981,586 to county agencies, non-profit organizations, and local community groups. Through their dedicated commitment to community service, RSVP senior volunteers are doing their part to help make St. Mary’s County a wonderful place to live. Come join us in service!