August Volunteer Opportunities

Here are a few volunteer opportunities happening in August!

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!

 

Team Rubicon

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A family's house burned down in Sanger, TX last November and Team Rubicon is stepping up to help them demolish the structure before the city puts a lien on the property. Just show up on August 4 and 5, sign a waiver and help them out!

Date: Saturday, August 4 & Sunday, August 5
Time: 8:30am–5:30pm
Place: 400 Railroad Ave, Sanger, TX

Arts and Autos

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Denton Arts and Autos is always in need of volunteers for its yearly event. Contact the Denton Main Street Association for more information.

Date: Saturday, September 8
Time: 7:00am–3:00pm
Place: Denton Square—110 W Hickory St. Denton, TX 76201

 

Back to School Fair

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Save the Date for the Denton Back to School Fair brought to you by multiple organizations!

They are in need of volunteers to help assist with the event, which gives students and families school supplies for the upcoming school year.

Date: Saturday, August 11
Time: 8:00am – 3:00pm
Place: TBD

 

Habitat for Humanity

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Habitat for Humanity of Denton County is in need of volunteers to help construct a new home for a deserving family in the City of Denton. Email kariel@hfhdentoncounty.org for more information

Date: Every Saturday through August 31
Time: 8:00am –12:00pm and/or 12:00pm – 4:00p
Place: 609 Maddox Sreet, Denton, TX 76205

 

 

Zoie's Place Social Media & Events Team

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Zoie's Place is searching for volunteers who know all things social media and events to join their Social Media and Events Team. If you love to plan events or love to create CANVA posts, email Dominique at volunteer@zoiesplace.org.

Date: Flexible
Time: Flexible
Place: Flexible

 

Zoie's Place Community Resource Project

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Zoie's Place is looking for a team of 5 to 10 people who can help organize their community resource space. Volunteers will sort clothes, shoes, hygiene items and household items that will be distributed to young adults aging out of foster care. Email Dominique at volunteer@zoiesplace.org to sign up.

Date: Flexible
Time: Flexible
Place: Flexible

 

Poiema Foundation

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Each month, multiple teams of trained volunteers distribute posters of missing minors to hotels, bus stations, first responders and local businesses in high-risk locations throughout Dallas and the surrounding cities. Email Amanda at amanda@poiemafoundation.org to sign up!

Date: Saturday, August 3
Time: 10:00am–1:00pm
Place: Zera Coffee Parking Lot—420 E. Mckinney Street, Denton, TX

 


CASA of Denton County

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CASA is in NEED of Court-Appointed Special Advocates to represent and advocate for a child's best interest in the child protective system. Join them for their next info session! Contact Debbie at djensen@casadenton.org to RSVP.

Date: Info Session—Wednesday, August 8 and Wednesday, August 22
Time: 12:00pm and 5:30pm (August 8), 4:30pm (August 22)
Place: CASA of Denton County—614 N. Bell Ave, Denton, TX

 

The Wheeler House

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Join Serve Denton at the monthly service day at The Wheeler House. Volunteers will help with projects such as watering and pulling weeds, painting, building and cleaning the home. 


Date: Saturday, August 25
Time: 9:00am–12:00pm
Place: The Wheeler House—821 N Elm St, Denton, TX 76201

 

Shiloh Field Community Garden

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Shiloh Field Community Garden is always in need of volunteers to help with planting and other garden activities. Volunteers of all ages are welcome, and no prior experience is needed. 

Date: Everyday Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Time: 5:00 pm start (Tuesday/Thursday), 9:00 am start (Saturday/Monday)
Place: Shiloh Garden—1600 Nottingham Drive, Denton, TX

 

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