There are many ways to get involved at Maryhurst! Read through the list below and consider which opportunities best align with your interests and the time commitment you or your group is interested in providing. Once you've looked everything over, feel free to reach out to the contact listed at the bottom of the page.

  • LIKE our Maryhurst Facebook page and share our news and events.
  • Follow us on Twitter or Instagram @maryhurstinc
  • Make a donation at
  • Support one of our upcoming fundraising events.
  • Become a Maryhurst Foster Parent or talk to someone about becoming a Maryhurst Foster Parent.
  • Invite a Maryhurst representative to speak at your business, church, or organization.
  • Facilitate a donation drive in your neighborhood, church, organization, or business 
  • Birthday Card Program – Help our kids celebrate their birthday by sending birthday cards with your personal message of celebration and encouragement. You will receive monthly lists via email and you can mail or drop off completed cards to Maryhurst.
  • Arts & Crafts Volunteer – Provide supplies & lead arts and crafts activities in our art room for kids of all ages.  Every 2nd Monday 6:00-8:00pm. You will be working with our foster children while our amazing foster parents receive support from our staff.
  • Physical Activity or Game – Lead a physical activity or game in our gym for kids of all ages. Every 2nd Monday 6:00pm – 8:00pm. You will be working with our foster children while our amazing foster parents receive support from our staff.
  • Maryhurst Butterfly Garden - Help with planting, weeding, and caring for the garden alongside some of our children. Plan horticulture activities each week to engage the children and cultivate their love of gardening. This opportunity happens every Monday night at 6:00 p.m. March – October.
  • Join with your friends, co-workers, or family to Adopt A Cottage  (minimum of 4 people).  Your group will plan and implement monthly or bi-monthly activities in your assigned cottage.  At least one year commitment is recommended.
  • Spruce up Maryhurst – Landscaping and painting opportunities for groups of 5 or more during the spring, summer, and fall.

You must be 21 years old and successfully complete an application and screening process and attend a training. For more details about these opportunities contact Liz Nickley 502-271-4526