April Volunteer Opportunities

Here are a few volunteer opportunities happening in April.

If you volunteer for any of these opportunities please email us a picture of yourself or your group during the event. Tag us and use the hashtag #ServeDenton for the chance to be featured on our social media platforms!

First Refuge Ministries


Help those in need at First Refuge Ministries by volunteering in their food pantry, stocking shelves, being their dental clinic receptionist for the day, or picking up produce.

Many volunteers are needed and are invaluable to the mission of First Refuge.

Date: Ongoing
Time: Flexible
Place: First Refuge Ministries—1701 Broadway St, Denton, TX 76201


Denton Poiema Foundation


Denton Poiema Foundation educates the public and raises awareness to prevent sexual abuse and sex trafficking. Join them in raising awareness by handing out posters of missing girls who are vulnerable to human traffickers.

Date: Saturday, April 6
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Place: Zera Coffee Company—420 E. McKinney, Denton, TX 76209


Denton Community Market


The Denton Community Market needs help setting up and tearing down, assisting staff, and helping vendors load and unload their items. Be a part of Denton's biggest market!

Date: Every Saturday
Time: Shifts vary from 7:15 am - 2:00 pm
Place: 317 W. Mulberry St. Denton TX 76201
Contact: volunteer@dentonmarket.org


Grace Like Rain


Grace Like Rain is looking for "House Parents" to help with transitioning women and their children in and out of their new emergency shelter. This position will operate in 4-hour shifts.

Date: Sunday-Saturday
Time: Between 4:00 pm - 8:00 am
Place: The Wheeler House—821 N Elm Street, Denton, TX 76201
Contact: Trisha Simms (tsimms@glrtx.org)


Shiloh Field Community Garden


Volunteers are needed to help with weeding, tree pruning and planting. All of the harvest goes to support local ministries to feed those who are in need.

Date: Every Saturday
Time: 8:30 am
Place: Denton Bible Church—1600 Nottingham Drive, Denton, TX
Contact: Gene Gumfory (genegumfory@aol.com)


Explorium Denton Children's Museum


Be a part of the Explorium Denton volunteer team by helping at an event booth, helping prepare for an event, or offering your skill set to their cause.

Date: Varies
Time: Varies
Place: Denton, TX
Contact: volunteer@exploriumdenton.org


Twice As Nice


Twice As Nice, the resale store that supports Woman to Woman Pregnancy Resource Center, is looking for volunteers to help out in their shop!

Sign up to attend their next Volunteer Information Meeting to get all your questions answered.

Date: Monday-Saturday
Time: Between 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Place: Twice As Nice—413 E. Oak St, Denton, TX 76201




SWEAT Team is looking for people to perform handy work. Work will include handicap ramp construction, yard clean up, and home repairs for low-income families. 

Date: Every Saturday
Time: 8:30 am
Place: Denton Bible Church—2300 E University Dr, Denton, TX 76209
Contact: Wayne Carrigan (sweat@dentonbible.org)
No sign up required.


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