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 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
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
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 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
The Wheeler House
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
Friends of the Family
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 firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
Date: Weekdays throughout Summer
Denton Community Market
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
Mayor’s Day of Concern for the Hungry
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.
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.
Date: Everyday except Wednesday & Sunday
Time: Starts at 8:00 am
Place: 1600 Nottingham Drive, Denton, TX
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
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