Homes Not Borders relies HEAVILY on volunteers. If any of these opportunities fit your time and/or skill set, please consider joining our amazing group of volunteers! If you are interested in any of the opportunities below, please email us at info@homesnotborders.org.


What: Learn the ins and outs of how a small nonprofit runs, while also learning about the refugee experience and how to work with the refugee population. Work

directly with the executive director who will serves as mentor, explaining all

of these aspects on the ground and in action

When: You can start whenever. At least 12 hours a week, with just half the hours in the office or on site at a set up

Who: All college students or graduates students

Where: At our office in Hyattsville and from your home

** Click here for a complete job description

Furniture Movers


What: Helping move furniture out of donors’ homes and into a big box truck.

When: Sunday afternoons (one or twice a month).

Who: Strong individuals that can work fast.

Where: All over the DC area, from Rockville to Alexandria and beyond, but you choose where you can plug in.

Please email your information to info@homesnotborders.org

Setup Help


What: Help move in furniture and household items, assemble furniture, make beds, set up kitchen, etc.

When: Monday mornings/early afternoon (kids are welcome!).

Who: Anyone who doesn’t mind a little household work. Even if you can’t lift much, there are plenty of non-lifting jobs to go around.

Where: Riverdale and Landover, MD.

Please email your information to info@homesnotborders.org


What: Lead a 60-minute class once a week and supervise the workshop another hour or so at our Hyattsville workshop. 6-month commitment.

When: If you teach a class, you can choose a convenient time in the evenings, day or weekends. Current class schedule is here.

Who: Anyone who is a professional carpenter or furniture maker, or simply has the skills from doing this as a hobby.

Where: Our Hyattsville office/workshop.

Please email your information to info@homesnotborders.org

4318 Hamilton St # 10, Hyattsville, MD 20781



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