Ruth's Closet Associate


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


Valley Village Shopping Center9131 Reisterstown RoadOwings Mills, MD 21117


The House Of Ruth Maryland leads the fight to end violence against women and their children by confronting the attitudes, behaviors and systems that perpetuate it, and by providing victims with the services necessary to rebuild their lives safely and free of fear.

Located in Owings Mills, Ruth's Closet is the first social enterprise developed by the House of Ruth Maryland. This resale boutique offers high quality, gently worn merchandise at affordable prices. Staffed primarily by dedicated volunteers, 100% of the profits will fund programs to help victims of domestic violence and their children rebuild their lives safely and free of fear.

Job Responsibilities

  • Retail sales assistance to customers.
  • Stock room operation.
  • Moving bags and boxes of donations from donors' cars into the shop.
  • Transportation assistance, including transfer of donations between locations.
  • Set up/take down merchandise displays.


Must be willing to work as part of a team and take initiative. Must provide your own transportation.

Time Commitment

Commit to a minimum of 8 hours/month in the retail and/orstock room operation.

Volunteers can work at Ruth's Closet during its hours of operation:

  • Tues. 10am-5:30pm
  • Wed. 10am-5:30pm
  • Thurs. 10am-6:30pm
  • Fri. 10am-5:30pm
  • Sat. 10am-5:00pm


  • Customer Service

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 6 - 8 hours a month
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