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Student Service Learning - SSL - 

The Volunteer Center works in partnership with Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) to show organizations and volunteer opportunities that have been reviewed by MCPS and meet MCPS guidelines for SSL. Look for the graduation cap icon showing MCPS SSL opportunities. 

MCPS SSL Opportunities. You can try searching by multiple search options to find SSL opportunities - enter your zip code or your age or a keyword or phrase to find opportunities close to home, addressing a need that matters to you.  

There is no need to create an account on the website - you can find contact info for organizations when you click on the name of the organization.

MCPS SSL Organizations. These organizations have met the Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) SSL guidelines. If they are actively recruiting volunteers they'll have volunteer opportunities posted.


  • SSL is a Maryland state graduation requirement.
  • MCPS students may earn SSL hours from the summer after completing grade 5 through middle school and high school.
  • Students can earn SSL hours by serving in the community with organizations that have met MCPS SSL guidelines.
  • For more information regarding the MCPS SSL plan and requirements see the MCPS website or contact the SSL coordinator in any middle or high school.