October Volunteer Opportunities

Here are a few volunteer opportunities happening in October!

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!


Big Brothers Big Sisters


Big Brothers Big Sisters of Denton County is in need of volunteers to help with their Fall Festival! Email Dominique at daustin@bbbstx.org for more information or to sign up to volunteer.

 Date: Sunday, October 22
Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Place: Cross Timbers Church—312 W McKinney St, Denton, TX 76201


Cardo's Farm Project


Connect with local, sustainable vegetable farmers to learn about farm-based education. Email Cardo's Farm at rootedheartfarm@gmail.com to sign up to volunteer to help with planting, pulling weeds and tending to the plants.

Date: Mondays & Wednesdays
Time: 8:30am-11:30am and 1:30pm-4:00pm
Place: Cardo's Farm Project—1599 Mingo Rd, Denton, TX 76209


Denton Mobile Pantry


The Denton Hunger Coalition and Tarrant Area Food Bank collaborate together to bring fresh produce and shelf-stable items to Denton every second Saturday of the month for the Denton Mobile Pantry. 

They need volunteers to distribute food. If you are bilingual, they also need help registering people!

Date: Saturday, October 14
Time: 8:30 am-11:30 am
Place: First Baptist Denton Parking Lot—1100 Malone St, 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


Twice as Nice Resale


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

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


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 to RSVP.

Date: Info Session—Wednesday, October 1
Time: 12:00pm or 5:30pm
Place: CASA of Denton County—614 N. Bell Ave, 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


City of Denton


Join the City of Denton in a citywide stream clean up! When litter makes its way into the storm drains and drainage ditches, it doesn't stop there—it ends up in the lakes, streams and rivers.

Date: Saturday, October 14
Time: 8:00am-12:00pm
Place: Denton City Hall—215 E. Mckinney St, Denton, TX


Shiloh Community Garden


Shiloh Field Community Garden is always in need of volunteers to help with planting and other garden activities. Volunteers of all ages are appreciated and no prior experience is needed. Email the garden at shilohfieldgarden@gmail.com

Date: Everyday except Wednesday & Sunday
Time: Starts at 8:00am
Place: Shiloh Garden—1600 Nottingham Drive, Denton, TX


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, October 19
Time: 4:00pm-5:30pm
Place: SCRAP Denton—420 S Bell Ave, Denton, TX 76201


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