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!

Riding Unlimited


Riding Unlimited is a therapeutic riding center dedicated to help individuals with physical, educational, intellectual and emotional disabilities.

Volunteer opportunities include barn helpers, facility maintenance, fundraising, and committee members.
Date: Ongoing
Place: 9168 T N Skiles Rd, Ponder, TX 76259


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! RSVP by emailing Hannah at hmccurrin@casadenton.org.

Date: Info Session—Wednesday, January 5
Time: Jan 8: 12:00 pm & 4:00 pm; Jan 23: 6:00 pm
Place: CASA of Denton County—614 N. Bell Ave, Denton, TX


Denton Poiema Foundation


Each month, Denton Poiema Foundation needs volunteers to distribute posters of missing minors to hotels, bus stations, first responders and local businesses in high-risk locations throughout DFW.

To sign up, contact Amanda at amanda@poiemafoundation.org.

Date: Saturday, January 5
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Place: Zera's Coffee Company—420 E Mckinney St, Denton, TX


Mobile Food Pantries


Give your Saturday to feeding the hungry in Denton Country through one of the many food pantries. Between 5 different food pantries to choose from, there are plenty of opportunities to serve. Needs include line helpers, distributers, and runners. You can also donate food to be given.

Date: Saturday, January 5, 12, 26
Time: Ranges from 8:15 am - 4:00 pm
Place: Denton, TX


Big Brothers Big Sisters of Denton County


Big Brothers Big Sisters of Denton County is looking for volunteers for their mentor2.0 program, a technology-enriched one-to-one youth mentoring program with high school students.

Mentor/Mentee matches get to know each other through a combination of weekly messages (via a secure web-based platform) and monthly group events at the school.

Date: 2 Year Commitment
Time: Flexible
Place: Denton, TX


Habitat for Humanity


Every Saturday, Habitat for Humanity needs helps to build a home! They are also in need of volunteers to serve in their donation center. Email hope@hfhdentoncounty.org for more information.

Building Home
Date: Every Saturday
Time: 7:30 am and 12:00 pm
Place: 1114 Duncan Street, Denton

Donation Center
Date: Tuesday-Saturday
Time: 9:00 am, 11:00 am, 2:00 pm
Place: 1805 Cornell Lane, Denton


Health Services of North Texas


Health Services of North Texas (HSNT) is looking for volunteers to help with light administrative duties, answering phones, event planning, housekeeping, donation drive organizers, and more!

Email Teri Johnson at tjohnson@healthntx.org for more information.

Date: Ongoing
Time: Flexible
Place: HSNT Clinics


Grace Like Rain


Grace Like Rain is looking for a Family Case Manager who has their degree in social work or counseling but doesn't have to be licensed. This volunteer will complete initial consultations and help families establish goals, priorities and a plan, based upon their circumstances. 

Date: Ongoing
Time: Flexible
Place: Denton, TX


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