Court-Appointed Volunteers

All court-ordered volunteers must sign up for an interview with our Volunteer Program. 

To make an appointment for an interview, please contact Carmen Garcia at 301-585-6463 Ext. 9 and email a completed application to Additionally, please attach photos or copies of the official court documents, which state what you were charged with. Shepherd’s Table will review the documents and if we accept the charges, you will be invited to complete a 15-minute in-person interview.Following the interview, a final determination regarding whether you can volunteer at Shepherd’s Table will be made.

If you do not complete an interview, we will not be able to credit you for your time. At the time of your interview, please bring your court documentation and photo identification to the interview. If you have any questions, please email Carmen Garcia,  at

Court Appointed Volunteer Application