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Mon-Fri: 10-6p
Wednesday: 10-7p

If you are dropping off a donation or picking up big, bulky items, you must arrive at least 30 minutes before closing.



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Do you like ...
  • FREE admission to festivals?
  • Talking with people?
  • Building materials?
  • Sorting things?
  • Creating order out of chaos?
  • The satisfaction of entering data in the computer?
  • Making phone calls?
  • Do you want to learn how more than you ever dreamed about building materials?
Then please come volunteer with Community Forklift -- we have a wonderful crew of staff and volunteers who are looking for your help! We have lots and lots to do. We are just almost-seven years old and we working hard to make ourselves sustainable. We need all hands on deck!

If you are curious about volunteering, please call us at 301-985-5180, and our Volunteer Coordinator will be in touch to answer your questions.

When you come in for your first volunteer shift, we'll discuss how best to use your skills and experience to meet your goals and advance our efforts. We look forward to having you join the Forklift family!

Community Forklift Volunteer Application Form

Please fill out all portions.

Today's Date

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Contact Information

    First Name
    Last Name
    Street Address
    Mobile Phone
    Alt Phone
    Are you over 18?
Yes   No      If not, how old?

What is your availability?

    I might volunteer informally, once in a while

Check all of the following that interest you:

    Helping at the warehouse—cleaning & organizing
    Staffing our booth at community festivals
    Spanish-language translation & outreach
    Data entry
    Office support
    Attending a “Get Dirty” singles volunteer event
    Leading a how-to workshop
      Topics I could teach:
    I have skills in the building trades, including:
    I would like to donate pro bono professional services, such as:
      Graphic design
      Other professional services
    Other Skills & Interests
    Anything else you'd like us to know about you?
    Enter the Letters Below

Thanks so much for any help you can give!

Thanks to Podio we keep work simple.

Store Phone: 301-985-5180 *** Donations Phone: 301-832-0781 *** Fax: 301-985-5182
Email: To inquire about donating materials, please fill out the form on our donations page.
To send us pictures of materials you would like to donate, use: Donations(at)CommunityForklift(dot)org
For media inquiries, please use: Ruthie(at)CommunityForklift(dot)org
For everything else use: Info(at)CommunityForklift(dot)org
Visit: 4671 Tanglewood Drive, Edmonston, MD 20781  
Directions: 5 minutes from DC in Prince George's County
Hours: Sat & Sun: 9-6p, Mon-Fri: 10-6p, Wednesday: 10-7p
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