March Volunteer Opportunities

Here are a few volunteer opportunities happening in March.

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!


Mobile Food Pantries

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Volunteer your Saturday by feeding the hungry in Denton Country through one of the many food pantries. There are 5 different food pantries to choose from and plenty of opportunities to serve. Needs include line helpers, distributors and runners. 

Date: Saturday, March 2, 9, 23
Time: Ranges from 8:15am-4:00pm
Place: Denton, TX

 

Shiloh Field Community Garden

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Shiloh Field Community Garden is looking for volunteers to help with weeding, tree pruning and planting. All of the harvest goes to support local ministries to feed those who are in need. Grab a group of friends and sign up to serve!

Date: Every Saturday
Time: 8:30am
Place: Denton Bible Church—1600 Nottingham Drive, Denton, TX
Contact: Gene Gumfory (genegumfory@aol.com )
No sign up required

 

SWEAT Team

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

 

Denton County Friends of the Family

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Friends of the Family has many volunteer opportunities including shelter maintenance, childcare, office work, front desk, donation pick up, and more.

Date: Monday - Saturday
Time: Varies
Place: FOF Office—4845 I-35 E, Corinth, TX 76210

For more information, email volunteer@dcfof.org.

 

Riding Unlimited

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

Volunteer opportunities include barn helpers, facility maintenance, fundraising, and committee members.

Date: Ongoing
Time: Flexible
Place: 9168 T N Skiles Rd, Ponder, TX 76259

 

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 their next info session!

Date: Info Sessions: Tuesday, March 12; Wednesday, March 27
Time: March 12: 12:00pm & 4:00pm; March 27: 6:00pm
Place: CASA of Denton County—614 N. Bell Ave, Denton, TX
Contact: RSVP to Hannah (hmccurrin@casadenton.org)

 

Denton Poiema Foundation

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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, March 2
Time: 10am-1pm
Place: Zera Coffee Company—420 E. McKinney, Denton, TX 76209

 

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Denton County

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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

 

Twice As Nice

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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 10am-5pm
Place: 413 E. Oak St, Denton, TX 76201

 

Interfaith Ministries of Denton, Inc.

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If you love numbers, data, and making a difference, Interfaith Ministries of Denton is looking for a volunteer Data Entry Clerk to input statistics and community data into files and Excel sheets. 

Date: Monday through Friday
Time: 9am-12pm or 1-5pm
Location: 1109 N Elm St, Denton, TX, 76201
Contact: Condell Garden (condell@ifmdenton.org)

 

Zoie’s Place

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Zoie's Place is recruiting volunteers to assist the young women in their program as they move in or out of one of their transitional homes. You will assist in moving their belongings and cleaning up the room before and after the move.

Date:  Evenings & Weekends
Time: Flexible
Place: Zoie's Place Home
Contact: Vanessa Rodriguez (vanessa.rodriguez@zoiesplace.org)

 

Grace Like Rain

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

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

 

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