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© 2019 Volunteer Brewing Company, LLC. Middletown, Delaware

SERVE

(Volunteer Opportunities)

For us, service and volunteering are so important that it's our name.  And while we want to be known for our quality small-batch brews,       we want our family business to be a model for our children, one we hope demonstrates a passion for pursuing a dream                        while being neighborly and serving the community in which we live.

Looking for ways to give back locally? Check out these organizations who rely on volunteers!

Warriors Helping Warriors (the Brian Conley Veterans' Resiliency Center)

104 South Broad Street, Middletown, DE

www.whwonline.org

Warriors Helping Warriors was formed in 2014 on the premise of supporting fellow veterans and their families in navigating through the VA and Military systems and reintegrate into society after active duty.  In its endeavor to capture the resiliency of our military men and women, we are opening The Brian Conley Veterans' Resiliency Center where veterans can adapt to their new mission.  The center will serve veterans and their families with programs such as: family reunification, yoga, job placement, financial planning, resume writing, interview training, peer mentoring, healthy cooking, etc.  The center will house up to 16 homeless veterans who will receive case management to help them again become successful members of society.

Volunteer needs include lawn maintenance, landscaping, painting, carpentry.  For more information, call  (302) 731-5930 or email warriorshwarriors@gmail.com.

The Everett Theatre & The Gibby Center for the Arts

51 West Main Street, Middletown, DE 19709

www.everetttheatre.com/volunteer

The Everett Inc, is a Non-Profit 5013c3 organization that is operated by a board of directors. The Everett and Gibby Center of Arts are always
looking for volunteers to help theatre and art center events. Examples of some volunteer needs include: 
Set Builders or Painters, Costumers,  Ticket Booth, Concessions, Stage Crew, Ushers, Clean Up, and Volunteer Committees. For more information, call (302) 232-6338 or visit the website for more details.

Habitat for Humanity Restore of Middletown

600 North Broad Street, Middletown, DE  

www.habitatncc.org/volunteer

The ReStore is a non-profit home improvement store and donation center that sells new and gently used appliances, furniture, home accessories, and building materials to the public at a fraction of the retail price. The ReStore provides its customers with affordable materials for home improvement and repair work and generates funds for Habitat for Humanity's mission of building decent and affordable homes for our communities.

The ReStore can host 4-6 volunteers per shift, ages 16+.  Volunteers may assist customers, organize donations, display merchandise, etc.  For more information, contact Maritza Martinez, Volunteer Coordinator, at (302) 652-0365 x 110 or mmartinez@habitatncc.org.

Volunteer Hose Company of Middletown (VFC 27)

27 West Green Street, Middletown, DE

www.vhc27.com/page/recruitment

Founded in 1887 and providing essential emergency services to the greater Middletown community with approximately 150 dedicated men and women of all ages and backgrounds who generously volunteer their time and talents to help those in need.

Interested individuals can submit an application in person or online.

Our Daily Bread Dining Room

214 North Broad Street, Middletown, DE

www.ourdailybreadmot.com/get_involved

Founded in 2008, the Mission of Our Daily Bread is to deed low income families, individuals, children, the elderly and all those in need in the Middletown, Odessa & Townsend communities with nutritious meals in a safe environment.  Currently, ODB serves lunch 3 days/week and dinner 2 days/week with more added as volunteers are available.  Volunteers age 18+ are needed to help prepare meals in the kitchen or youth ages 

12-17 can volunteer as greeters.  For more information, email ourdailybread.2016@gmail.com or call (302) 285-9540.

Our Daily Bread Dining Room

214 North Broad Street, Middletown, DE

www.ourdailybreadmot.com/get_involved

Founded in 2008, the Mission of Our Daily Bread is to deed low income families, individuals, children, the elderly and all those in need in the Middletown, Odessa & Townsend communities with nutritious meals in a safe environment.  Currently, ODB serves lunch 3 days/week and dinner 2 days/week with more added as volunteers are available.  Volunteers age 18+ are needed to help prepare meals in the kitchen or youth ages 

12-17 can volunteer as greeters.  For more information, email ourdailybread.2016@gmail.com or call (302) 285-9540.

Neighborhood House, Inc.

219 West Green Street, Middletown, DE

www.neighborhoodhse.org/get-involved/

Neighborhood House, Inc. is a multi-purpose non-profit community center with locations in Middletown and Wilmington. Founded in 1927, the mission is to provide programs that educate, enlighten and empower people to improve their lives.  Examples of volunteer needs include but are not limited to: assistance with food closets, administrative office support including typing, answering phones, copying, help with special events (mailings, set up, etc), Experts to teach resume writing, job search, email usage, and basic computer skills in Excel and Microsoft Word. 

For more information, call (302) 378-7217

Middletown Historical Society

216 North Broad Street, Middletown, DE

www.middletowndehistory.com

Since its founding in 1985, the Middletown Historical Society has hosted house tours as well as lectures on the history of Middletown. In 1993, the Society also began hosting the annual Olde-Tyme Peach festival, Middletown's biggest event of the year. The Society's mission is to collect, preserve, educate, and encourage the development of Middletown’s history in order to foster historic awareness and pride in our community. They maintain a research room and museum including a “Please Touch” room with reproductions of old-fashioned toys and books.  

Volunteers are an essential and valued part of the Middletown Historical Society team.  Working alongside staff, volunteers help to achieve the mission of the society.    They need enthusiastic and friendly people to help with a variety of projects.  Schedules are flexible.  To learn more about volunteer opportunities, contact mhistoricalsociety@gmail.com.

MOT Rotary Club

PO Box 201, Middletown, DE

www.motrotary.org

Chartered in 1928, the MOT Rotary Club is a local chapter of Rotary International, which encourages "service above self", among other things.  This local service organization meets every Wednesday at 12:30 pm in Middletown and new members are always welcome, as are volunteers for their many community service projects.  

MOT Jean Birch Senior Center

300 South Scott Street, Middletown, DE

www.motseniorcenter.com

Founded in 1967, the MOT Senior Center is a non-profit, non-residential community center located in the heart of Middletown, DE. Adults age 50 and over can join for only $15 a year and participate in programs, trips & social activities tailored to adults and seniors. Those striving to maintain an independent lifestyle can make new friends, share in a meal, play a game, exercise, take a class or learn a new skill.

 

Volunteers are needed for Meals on Wheels deliveries (up to two times per month, mid-day) as well as to help with special events. Some volunteer activities can be completed from home e.g.  baking items for the Center.  For more info, contact Guy White at (302) 378-4758.

Historic Odessa Foundation

210 Main Street, Odessa, DE

www.historicodessa.org

Incorporated in 2005, The Historic Odessa Foundation exists to preserve and encourage the use of its historic buildings in order to learn and appreciate the history, architecture, daily life, and furnishings of Delaware's colonial period with the anticipation that this process will contribute to the quality of life in the town of Odessa and the region. The HOF needs volunteers to serve in a variety of roles including  Museum Docents,  Gardeners, Librarians, Receptionists and Special Events Volunteers. For more info, contact Carla Pyle, Volunteer Coordinator at (302) 378-4119 or Carla.Pyle@historicodessa.org

Friendship House

If you represent a non-profit organization located in or benefiting the MOT community, and have 

ongoing volunteer opportunities that you'd like listed here, please email dawn@volunteerbrewing.com