December Volunteer Opportunities

Here are a few volunteer opportunities happening in December!

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!

 

Denton County MHMR

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Denton County MHMR needs volunteers to adopt kids for their Holiday Helping Hands program! Pick up an angel off the angel tree and help provide these kids with gifts during the holiday season. Contact Claire at clairej@dentonmhmr.org or 940-565-5282 for more information

Date: Date and times vary
Place: Denton County MHMR—2519 Scripture St, Denton, TX 76201

 

Journey to Dream

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Journey to Dream needs your help with their Dream Express Christmas Outreach. There will be a craft area, food station, gift area, Santa and more. Contact Jessica at jessica@journeytodream.com with questions.
 

Date: Wednesday, December 20
Time: 5:00pm - 8:30pm
Place: Valley Creek Church Next Steps Center—1305 Texas 121 Business, Lewisville, TX

 


Refuge for Women

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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

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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

 

Christmas Roundup

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Christmas Roundup at Rancho De La Roca is approaching! They need volunteers of all ages to help man the event, serve food and act in the Christmas play. Email tb@ranchoroca.com before the volunteer meeting on December 3 to help! 

Date: Sunday, December 3
Time: 2:30pm
Place: Rancho De La Roca Retreat Center—2459 Blackjack Road West, Aubrey, 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, December 13
Time: 12:00pm
Place: CASA of Denton County—614 N. Bell Ave, Denton, TX

 

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, December 2
Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm
Place: Zera's Coffee Co. parking lot—420 E. Mckinney, Denton TX

 

Big Brothers Big Sisters

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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

 

University of North Texas

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Join the University of North Texas Ad Department in their Winter Clean Out. Help organize and clean as they get ready for the New Year! Email Adam at adam.reese@unt.edu to sign up.

Date: Friday, December 8
Time: 10:00am - 12:00 pm
Place: North Texas Daily—Sycamore Hall, 307 S Avenue B Denton, TX

 


Children's Advocacy Center

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Participate in Christmas drives to help families impacted by child abuse. Consider hosting a collection drive for needed items at your church, community group, or business for these programs. Contact programs@cacdc.org with questions.

Date: Dates Vary
Time: Times Vary
Place: Children's Advocacy Center for Denton County—1854 Cain Drive, Lewisville, TX

 

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