Last updated 8/9/18
7/28/18 - Thank you, GIVE Baltimore Volunteers!
GIVE Baltimore pushed through a lot on a hot, Saturday morning. They continued our front yard clean-up projects, cleared a lot of space and re-stacked roof slate. We appreciated their help!
7/26/18 - Thank you, TEK!
Wow, this great group transformed our brick area! From restacking bricks onto pallets, picking up trash, and tidying the rows, this group really got a lot done in a short period of time - what a huge help!
6/27/18 - Thank you, Cabinet Heros!
This awesome group helped unbox a mountain of cabinets! Not only does this help us get more products available to our members, it also helps us make space in the warehouse!
6/19/18 - Thank you Under Armour & Southway Builders!
On this very hot day, TLD was VERY lucky to have not one, but TWO super helpful teams of volunteers!
Under Armour started the day off with re-organizing and stacking bricks, and cleaning up our front lot. They also helped us unbox and sort new cabinets!
Southway Builders took the baton in the afternoon and continued stacking bricks, finishing the cabinet project, AND helping us sort wire for recycling.
These volunteer groups help us knock out projects that we have really been needing help with finishing. They were troopers in the heat and did an awesome job!
4/29/18 - Thank you Temple University Alumni!
Not only did this group sort and re-stack 6 crates of heavy roof slate, they also got to meet TLD's office R2-D2 - Beep boop beep whistle (Droid for thank you)!
4/21/18 - Thank you, Chelsea!
Our wonderful Outreach volunteer, Chelsea, did an awesome job representing TLD and some upcycled gardening ideas for the Garden Party hosted by our partners at Canton Ace Hardware. Thanks, Chelsea!
4/20/18 - Thank you University of Baltimore!
We had a great day with this group for their annual Community Day of Service. They helped break down cardboard for recycling and also organized and cleaned up the materials in front of our building. Thank you!
3/7/18 - Thank you Students Today Leaders Forever Michigan State University Chapter!
This large group helped us knock out some big projects, including organizing and sorting our window room, cove base, and door sections. They also unboxed and sorted lots of new cabinets. This was a huge help and it was amazing how much they got done in a short period of time!
9/13 & 9/20/17 - Thank you Under Armour!
We were visited by 2 groups of volunteers who helped us start and complete several projects. Volunteers helped organize our cabinet door & drawer and appliance aisles, and prep materials for the upcoming Fells Point Festival in October. Their help was very much appreciated!
8/4/17 - Thanks JHU Carey School of Business!
We were lucky to have such a large group volunteering with us from JHU! These students completed a lot for their first time volunteering! They helped TLD tidy up by sweeping our warehouse, re-organizing our bricks and pavers, and picking up litter from around our facility.
7/11/17 - Thank you Civic Leadership!
These teens did a great job helping out around the warehouse with cleaning sorting product!
July 2017 - Thank you Blind Industries!
We were so glad to have volunteers return to help us throughout the month of July. They kept our warehouse tidy and helped us sort through lots of product like carpet tile. We hope to have them back next summer!
6/30/17 - WE LOVE OUR WEEKLY VOLUNTEERS
We are very lucky to have volunteers who come on a weekly basis. One of these people is Jonathan who comes with a background of building material and tool knowledge! We're so happy to see Jonathan every week and have his help!
6/26 - 6/30/17 - Thank you YNIA!
We had a great group of volunteers with us this week all the way from North Carolina! Young Neighbors in Action worked on on landscaping our garden, and added more pedestal sink planters!
6/23/17 - WE LOVE OUR BOARD MEMBERS!
Thank you to The Loading Dock, Inc.'s Board Members who came in for an afternoon of service in the warehouse. They pitched in and helped clients on the floor, moved cabinets and other products, and did a great job with Client Service. THANK YOU for all of your support!
6/19-6/23/17 - THANK YOU, Reading Partners!
Reading Partners was with us all week organizing and sorting product to help our clients find what they need easily! From cabinet shelving, to wallpaper and mirror moulding, the volunteers worked non-stop to get things in order!
6/21/17 - THANK YOU, Constellation Energy!
Constellation Energy continued our front lot beautification with more mulching. It looks great!
6/12-6/16/17 - THANK YOU, Americorps NCCC Buffalo Teams 1 & 6!
These teams were troopers the entire week during the hottest part of the year we've had so far! They helped us clean up our front entrance and yard, unload and process materials, and organize and tidy the inside of our warehouse!
5/16/17 - THANK YOU, Branch Managers of Downtown Baltimore for M&T Bank!
This great group of M&T Branch Managers chose The Loading Dock, Inc. to support with their volunteering efforts! They did a wonderful job of getting our garden area summer-ready with some heavy-duty mulching.
4/21/17 - THANK YOU, University of Baltimore Volunteers!
We had a wonderful group of volunteers from the University of Baltimore celebrating their Day of Service with us at our Warehouse! They completely cleaned up and organized our carpet tile and cabinet drawer & door aisle. What a much-needed transformation!
11/17/16 - THANK YOU, Altria Group Volunteers!
This group celebrated a whole day of service with us! They cut and rolled carpet, sorted hundreds of rolls of wall paper & packs of mirror moulding, in addition to stacking brick and mulching the front yard! We were so grateful to have had all of their help and good humor!
8/25/16 - Thank you AmeriCorps NCCC's Atlantic Region Falcon 2 & Moose 3 team!
These volunteers helped tidy around the warehouse and cleaned ALL of the toilets being stored outside. This is really important for keeping mosquito larvae from setting up house!
7/2 - 7/30/16
Thank you AmeriCorps NCCC's Atlantic Region Falcon 4 team!
These volunteers helped out at The Loading Dock for almost every Saturday in July. We are always happy to host these hard-working volunteers (who also have a great sense of humor)!
7/18 - 7/27/16
Thank you Mujattid and Damir from Blind Industries and Services of Maryland Youth Programs!
Mujuattid and Damir volunteered for almost two weeks in our warehouse. They were troopers through the heat and helped us with evrything from cleaning appliances to painting doors for new signage. Thank you!
6/27 - 6/30/16
We were so happy to work again with Young Neighbors in Action! Thank you!
This group from all over the country worked together and helped out mulching our front garden, yard clean-up, unloading donated lumber, even re-organizing our cabinet door section! Plus, they got to participate in the Baltimore Mobile Community Brick Factory!
AmeriCorps NCCC's Atlantic Region team volunteered with us for 2 weeks this spring, contributing a total of over 530 hours of service combined as a team! They re-organized our door section, moved thousands of bricks, cleared our front yard, and even gave all of our toilets a spring cleaning. Thank you, AmeriCorps NCCC!
Team members from the Americorps NCCC - Atlantic Region helped us out by cutting roles of cove base for one of our workshops with the Baltimore Museum of Art. They cut several workshops' worth!
6/8/15 - Thank you TLD Board Members!
Our Board Members love us so much, they decided to do a Day of Service here at The Loading Dock!
6/8/15 - Our Board Members were measuring/cutting Tyvek® House Wrap insulation into smaller quantities and sorting/organizing ceramic tiles from the good and defective ones to show the marketing value.