FORGE is 100% volunteer run and community supported.  All volunteers are welcome. Volunteers are needed in the following areas:

    • Exodus Music Program is in need of volunteers to assist the Director with practices and performances
    • FORGE Thrift -N-Gift  (Thrift Shop workers and stockers)
    • Transportation.  FORGE provides transportation for youth from Snow Hill to Seaford.
  • Friday Meals:  FORGE provides meals at every Friday meeting and donations or volunteers are welcomed for providing this important part of FORGE.
  • Center volunteers:  We are seeking volunteers to man the FORGE Center during drop in hours as well as tutors, mentors and counselors.

For more information about volunteering at FORGE please contact Rob Shrieves at 443-366-2813 or e-mail us at info@forgeyouth.org.


All donations made to FORGE are tax deductible. Please consider making the following donations:

  • Sponsor a youth member.  Youth member sponsorship is $25.00 per month and can be auto deducted from your account by setting up a monthly payment with our secure paypal site.  You may do this by returning to the home page and click on the Give button
  • One Time Donation:  All donations can be mailed to P.O. Box 1635, Berlin MD 21811 or can be made via credit card through this website and our FaceBook Page.
  • Give your old stuff:  FORGE Thrift -N-Gift is accepting your household items and clothing to stock our non-profit support store located next door to the Youth Center.


      There is no easier way to support the FORGE Mission than to do something you often do anyway….SHOP!! Visit our Thrift -N- Gift store next to the FORGE Center for the best prices around on new and gently used items.  Coming soon FORGE will be carrying the “Hand Forged” brand of gifts in the shop.  Hand Forged are items hand crafted by local artists, crafters and FORGE members.  Hand made gifts are fun and personal.  Get yours today. 

More of an on-line shopper?  Be sure to make FORGE Youth and Family Academy, Inc. your charity of choice on Amazon Smile and shop there often.  You can do this easily by clicking the Amazon Smile button on our home page.  Once you are signed up remember to go to AmazonSmile.com for all of your online purchases and Amazon will donate a percentage of each sale to FORGE.