Get Involved at RHF

How to Volunteer

To become a volunteer, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at [email protected] or [email protected]Click here to download and complete the RHF volunteer application.  We ask that volunteers register and coordinate with the Volunteer Coordinator so that we can ensure that we match volunteers and volunteer opportunities accordingly.

We do not accept court-referred community service applicants, but offer that the Dream Center and Salvation Army do support such applications.

Common Volunteer Opportunities

The most common volunteer opportunites

John Deere Therapy

If you find it relaxing to mow the grass, we have the volunteer opportunity for you! We are always in the market for a grounds keeper. We need volunteers to drive mowers and weed eaters.


We are in need of carpenters to help complete some building projects on the grounds. You need to possess knowledge of the use of carpentry tools or have the ability to follow directions from the team lead. 

Event Volunteer

We need volunteers to help with on-site events.  This volunteer may be assisting with parking, the kid’s zip line, registration, set-up and clean-up, or outreach opportunities.

Call – 910-444-1743

Email –  [email protected] 

General Labor

This volunteer may be clearing brush, painting or helping maintain the Herrema House. There are always a wide variety of things that need to be done on a daily basis at Rick’s Place.  

Working With Horses

If you would like to volunteer to work with horses please contact 

Liz McNeill for opportunities at the Carolina Horse Park.

Office – 910-875-2074 | Cell – 910-286-2810

[email protected]

[email protected]