January Volunteer Opportunities

Here are a few volunteer opportunities happening in January!

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!


MLK Day of Service


Help Serve Denton assemble furniture for its new classroom and conference room or help Explorium Denton assemble furniture for its party room. Giving Hope, Inc. also needs help installing new flooring!

Date: Saturday, January 13
Time: 9:00am-12:00pm
Place: The Serve Denton Center—306 Loop 288, Denton, TX 76209


Denton Mobile Pantry


Every second Saturday of the month, the Tarrant Area Food Bank and Denton Hunger Coalition provide free produce and shelf-stable items. They need help registering people and helping people get food to their cars.

Date: Saturday, January 13
Time: 8:00am-11:00am
Place: First Baptist Denton—1100 Malone St, Denton TX 76201 


Refuge for Women


Help Refuge for Women North Texas plan their Spring Banquet. Join their Spring Banquet Planning Team and help organize decorations, plan the event and promote the banquet! Contact Erin at erin.devaraj@refugeforwomen.org for more information.

Date: Tuesday, January 16
Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Place: Serve Denton—306 N Loop 288, Denton, TX


Our Daily Bread


Help serve the hungry at Our Daily Bread’s Monday Night Meal. Our Daily Bread is a community soup kitchen in Denton, and they need Kitchen Dishwashing Support volunteers to clean up the dishes and utensils, prep food for meals and stock food. 
Date: Monday-Friday
Time: 9:00am - 2:00pm (times vary based on shift)
Place: Our Daily Bread—300 W. Oak Street, Denton, TX


Denton County Friends of the Family


Denton County Friends of the Family needs individual volunteers to work in their thrift shop to help customers, sort donations and organize the store!

Date: Varying Dates
Place: Friends of the Family—4845 S Interstate E 35 #200, Corinth, TX 76210


CASA of Denton County


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, January 10 and Wednesday, January 24
Time: 12:00pm and 5:30pm (January 10), 4:30pm (Janurary 24)
Place: CASA of Denton County—614 N. Bell Ave, Denton, TX


Poiema Foundation


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, January 6
Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm
Place: Zera's Coffee Co. parking lot—420 E. Mckinney, Denton TX


Big Brothers Big Sisters


Want to be a Big Brother or Big Sister? Big Brothers Big Sisters of Denton County is looking for mentors, especially male bigs! As a big, you can impact a child's life while improving the community. 

Date: Times vary
Place: Denton County


Twice as Nice Resale


Twice as Nice Resale needs enthusiastic, teachable volunteers to interact with the community while they run the cash register. Email lakyshadprc@gmail.com to get started! 

Date: Monday-Saturday
Time: Times Vary
Place: Twice as Nice Resale—413 E Oak St, Denton, TX 76201


SCRAP Denton


SCRAP Denton needs volunteers to help out for their drop-in volunteer day. Volunteers will sort donations and create craft kits, so they can recycle as much art supplies as possible and help the SCRAP store look nice.

Date: Thursday, January 18
Time: 4:00pm-5:30pm
Place: SCRAP Denton—420 S Bell Ave, Denton, TX 76201


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