A Marywood Retreat and Conference Center Volunteer is a person of hospitality, patience, and grace. They welcome our guests, assist with registration, help out in the bookstore, assist if necessary in the the meeting areas and answer any guest questions.

Your kindness and helpfulness will convey a sense of hospitality we wish all our guests to experience at Marywood Retreat Center.


Step One: Please complete the below information;

Step Two: You will be provided with a more detailed Volunteer Application to complete and submit;

Step Three: Begin your first weekend as our newest Marywood Volunteer!

Thank you for volunteering your time and talent at Marywood. Your assistance is greatly valued. For many of our guests, you are the “point person”, the primary representative of Marywood with whom they have contact. You greet them as they arrive, and you are there for them throughout their stay. Knowledge and understanding of the guidelines and procedures outlined in our manual are meant to assist you in this role.

Thank you for taking time to contribute to the ministry that is Marywood Retreat and Conference Center and for sharing the gift of yourself with our guests.


To acknowledge your contribution to Marywood and the community, we offer the following:

Those who volunteer four weekends a year earn FREE attendance to a Marywood day event (meal included)

Those who volunteer six weekends a year earn FREE attendance to a Marywood weekend event (meal and lodging)