May Volunteer Opportunities in Denton

Here are a few volunteer opportunities happening in May!

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!


CASA of Denton County


CASA of Denton County Clay Shooting Volunteers

CASA needs volunteers to help out at their 17th Annual Pulling for Kids Sporting Clay Tournament! They need help with registration, food service, parking, assisting participants, handing out merch and more!

Date: Friday, May 12
Time: All Day – Multiple time slots
Place: Dallas Gun Club – 3601 South Stemmons, Lewisville, TX

Learn More


Denton Mobile Pantry


Denton Mobile Pantry Volunteers

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, May 13
Time: 8:30am to 11:30am
Place: Serve Denton Parking Lot – 1980 E University Drive, Denton, TX

Sign Up Here


Our Daily Bread


Our Daily Bread Dishwashing Volunteers

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 volunteers to help prep meals, serve meals and/or clean up afterward. Another option is to join their Kitchen Dishwashing Support team to make their dishes sparkle!

Date: Every Monday
Time: Meal – 5:00pm to 7:00pm; Cleaning – 10:30am to 2:00pm (M-F)
Place: Our Daily Bread – 300 W. Oak Street, Denton, TX

Learn More


The Wheeler House


The Wheeler House Service Day Volunteers

Serve Denton needs volunteers for their monthly service day at The Wheeler House! Help paint rooms, clean the house, garden and more to serve the moms transitioning out of homelessness.

Date: Saturday, May 27
Time: 9:00am to 12:00pm
Place: The Wheeler House – 821 N Elm Street, Denton, TX 76201

Email Us


Friends of the Family


Friends of the Family Summer Volunteers

Denton County Friends of the Family needs volunteers for their Shelter Children’s Program during the weekdays of the Summer! Volunteers will help put on activities such as splash days, story time, finger painting & more. Email for more info.

Date: Weekdays throughout Summer

Apply Here


Denton Community Market


Denton Community Market Volunteers

Every Saturday, April through November, the Denton Community Market showcases artisans from Denton, and they need some help from volunteers to keep it running! As a volunteer, you’ll help set up and take down the market, assist vendors with unloading and setting up, and put up signage and flags.

Date: Every Saturday, April 1 – November 25
Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm
Place: Denton County Historic Park, 317 W. Mulberry St. Denton, TX

Sign Up Here


Mayor’s Day of Concern for the Hungry


Mayor's Day of Concern prefilled bags at Walmart

Mayor’s Day of Concern for the Hungry is a week long food drive to support our local food pantries! You can bring food to multiple drop-off locations around town during their business hours. Walmart on University Dr. has prefilled bags of food you can pick up while you do your grocery shopping!

Date: Saturday, May 6 through Friday, May 12
Place: West Oak Coffee, First State Bank, Serve Denton, The Village Church Denton, Juice Lab, Denia Rec Center, Bill Utter Ford, and more. Click the button below for a list of drop-off locations.

Drop-Off Locations


Shiloh Community Garden


Shiloh Community Garden Volunteers

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.

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

Email the Garden


Interfaith Ministries


Interfaith Bilingual Client Intake

Interfaith Ministries provides emergency basic needs assistance to people in Denton County, with the goal to help them become self-sufficient. Interfaith is seeking bilingual volunteers who can donate 4 hours a week and assist with client intake.

Date: Varying Dates
Place: Interfaith Ministries – 1109 N. Elm Street, Denton, TX 76201

Learn More


Sign Up for the Newsletter


If you would like to sign up to receive our monthly volunteer newsletter full of volunteer opportunities from around Denton County, click on the button below!

Sign Up