SSL Guide

Thank you for volunteering!  

Volunteering with Here2Help is a PTSA-approved and sponsored activity.  Here2Help will confirm your participation, then pass along your form for your school’s PTSA president to sign.*


Steps for getting SSL forms signed


  1. Students should submit their SSL forms to the relevant Here2Help supervisor for the activity, for the purpose of confirming your participation. 

  2. The Here2Help supervisor for your activity will review your form, per the list of approved activities and hours below, then either forward it to the appropriate PTSA president for signature, or return it with an explanation of why it was not forwarded.

  3. Forms will be signed by

    Lyric Winnick for B-CC High School

    Sarah Lenart for Silver Creek Middle School

    Michelle Grossman for Westland Middle School

Approved activities and hours

  • Receiving/sorting donations:  Unpack and sort donated supplies

    Performed on-site:  Hours based on in/out log
    Performed remotely:  10 minutes per bag


  •  Preparing deliveries: Pack bags of food for a recipient family

    Performed on-site:  Hours based on in/out log
    Performed remotely:  15 minutes per prepared delivery


  • Assistance with deliveries:  Direct driver to addresses; load/unload bags
    NOTE:  Students cannot earn hours for driving.  Student volunteers must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

    20 minutes per stop


  • Delivery coordination: Compile requests from the database; write instructions for delivery prep teams; prepare maps & instructions for delivery drivers

    15 minutes per delivery request



* Note:  To better understand the context for this guide, please see the MCPS guide for virtual/remote SSL opportunities at

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