Volunteer Opportunities - Updated | United Way of Metropolitan Dallas

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Sharing your time and talents for the good of others is one of the most rewarding ways to get involved.

Please note it is the recommendation of our organization to follow CDC guidelines and the Shelter in Place mandate for Dallas and surrounding counties. If you are healthy and wish to participate in an in-person volunteer opportunity, please see below options. All organizations are committed to practicing safe social distancing.

Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship
In Person
Location: Various Time: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Full or Half Day

Serve as the first point of contact focusing on health and safety by conducting temperature screenings at key reporting locations by performing duties that include:

  • Monitoring entrance into the facility
  • Assist in COVID-19 screening processes
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
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June + Beyond
Virtual Volunteer Opportunities
Location: Online + At Home Time: Any time of day!

Many of our nonprofit partners and local North Texas organizations now offer virtual volunteer experiences that will provide safe social distancing options for you and your family while still enabling you to make an impact.

Learn more
Ongoing Due to Coronavirus
Minnie’s Food Pantry
Location: 661 18th Street, Plano, Texas 75074 Time: Everyday, from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

While volunteering, you will be responsible for a variety of tasks, including but not limited to:

  • interacting with clients
  • providing concierge service to clients
  • unloading trucks
  • stocking shelves
  • sorting items
  • preparing boxes
  • delivering to seniors.
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Ongoing Due to Coronavirus
VNA // Meals on Wheels
Location: Please fill out contact form Time: Please fill out contact form

Volunteers and staff will continue to deliver meals and are asked to please be sure to follow universal precautions with hygiene (washing your hands before and after delivering meals and using hand sanitizer in between), screening for illness and travel risk, and social distancing (6 feet or more).

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Ongoing Due to Coronavirus
American Red Cross
Location: Dependent on Zip Code / Area Time: Anytime

Due to blood drive cancellations as a result of the COVID-19 crisis, the need for blood is constant, and volunteer donors are the only source of blood for patients in need.

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Ongoing Due to Coronavirus
CitySquare
Location: Please Email Time: Please Email

As the need for volunteers has increased largely, if you are able to sign up to support CitySquare for their food pantry, please email them directly.

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Ongoing Due to Coronavirus
Harmony Food Pantry
Location: 6969 Pastor Bailey Dr. Suite 300, Dallas, TX 75237 Time: Various Times

Harmony Food Pantry’s families and seniors depend on the food that their volunteers sort, box, and repackage in their center.

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Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship
In Person
Location: Various Time: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Full or Half Day

Serve as the first point of contact focusing on health and safety by conducting temperature screenings at key reporting locations by performing duties that include:

  • Monitoring entrance into the facility
  • Assist in COVID-19 screening processes
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

For further information, contact:
Brione Williams
Talent Acquisition Specialist
Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship
1808 W. Camp Wisdom Road
Dallas, Texas  75232
T: 214-672-9100, ext. 9131
F: 214-672-9168
E:  brwilliams@ocbfchurch.org
Web:  www.ocbfchurch.org
Facebook: www.facebook.com/OCBFChurch
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June + Beyond
Virtual Volunteer Opportunities
Location: Online + At Home Time: Any time of day!

Many of our nonprofit partners and local North Texas organizations now offer virtual volunteer experiences that will provide safe social distancing options for you and your family while still enabling you to make an impact.

To learn more, click HERE.

Ongoing Due to Coronavirus
Minnie’s Food Pantry
Location: 661 18th Street, Plano, Texas 75074 Time: Everyday, from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

While volunteering, you will be responsible for a variety of tasks, including but not limited to:

  • interacting with clients
  • providing concierge service to clients
  • unloading trucks
  • stocking shelves
  • sorting items
  • preparing boxes
  • delivering to seniors.

To learn more, click HERE.

Ongoing Due to Coronavirus
VNA // Meals on Wheels
Location: Please fill out contact form Time: Please fill out contact form

Volunteers and staff will continue to deliver meals and are asked to please be sure to follow universal precautions with hygiene (washing your hands before and after delivering meals and using hand sanitizer in between), screening for illness and travel risk, and social distancing (6 feet or more). We are providing hand sanitizer at drop sites as we have it available.  As a volunteer, if you already have access to hand sanitizer (60% alcohol or greater), please use your own supply to help us conserve this precious commodity. In efforts to keep our clients and drivers safe, volunteers are asked to limit all physical contact when a meal is delivered.

To learn more, click HERE.

 

Ongoing Due to Coronavirus
American Red Cross
Location: Dependent on Zip Code / Area Time: Anytime

Due to blood drive cancellations as a result of the COVID-19 crisis, the need for blood is constant, and volunteer donors are the only source of blood for patients in need.

To learn more, click HERE.

Ongoing Due to Coronavirus
CitySquare
Location: Please Email Time: Please Email

As the need for volunteers has increased largely, if you are able to sign up to support CitySquare for their food pantry, please email them directly.

Email CitySquare: volunteer@citysquare.org

Ongoing Due to Coronavirus
Harmony Food Pantry
Location: 6969 Pastor Bailey Dr. Suite 300, Dallas, TX 75237 Time: Various Times

Harmony Food Pantry’s families and seniors depend on the food that their volunteers sort, box, and repackage in their center.

To learn more, click HERE.

Custom Group Volunteer Opportunities 2020

If your group is requesting a custom Day of Impact outside of our available calendar of events, please complete this form and note designated budget to cover cost of supplies and resources. To create the most impact and focus on our greatest areas of need year-round, custom projects will align with the focus area of your requested month (Ex. February – Education and reading.)