Volunteer Opportunities | MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center | MedStar Health

Volunteer opportunities

We are excited to welcome back our Volunteers to MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center and we are looking for new dynamic individuals to join our team.

We offer several exciting programs:

Junior Volunteer Program: This is our summer High School program for students between ages 16-18. Starting in mid to late June and ending in August prior to schools re-opening. Students volunteer four hours on assigned days in roles to comfort patients. This program is limited so apply the first Monday in February.

Adult Volunteer Program: This program is designed for adults ages 18 and up. Many roles and opportunities available. Some of the opportunities available are patient support, administrative support, Auxiliary gift shop, greeting, wayfinding, music, and art therapy. Baby Cuddlers Program is our most popular program. Pet therapy is one of our most desired programs.


Contact us

For more information about our programs contact:

Volunteer Services: 443-777-7240 or email FSH-Volunteerservices@medstar.net

Interested in volunteering?

Champions for MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center

The Champions for MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center have contributed millions of dollars to benefit the advancement, progression, and essential needs of the hospital to help maintain its high standard of quality care, treatment, and education for its patients and community. The Champions are wonderful team of about 130 members who strive to meet the below mission.


  • To render service to the hospital

  • To interpret the hospital to Champion members and the community

  • To provide volunteer and other supplementary services to further the progress of the hospital

  • To donate funds to the use and advancement of the hospital

The Champion holds many vendor events, bake sales, and social activities to help raise money. Champions also runs the Auxiliary Gift Shop, located on the first floor of the Patient Tower Lobby (entrance 2). The Champions Board and fundraising committees meet frequently to coordinate and plan many new ways to meet this goal. 

The many benefits of being a member of the Champions are:

  • Your personal satisfaction of helping people
  • Being part of a warm, welcoming, friendly team
  • Participating in social events and hospital events


We are looking for new members to help with our mission. If you are interested in meeting new friends, helping others, and becoming part of the Champions for MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, call 443-777-7052.