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.

March & 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.

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April
Dallas Corporate 5K Benefiting United Way of Metropolitan Dallas
Location: Trinity Groves Time: Thursday, April 30 from 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Join your friends, family and colleagues for Dallas’ Largest Office Party at Trinity Groves! The Dallas Corporate 5K is a celebration of workplace wellness, bringing together individuals and organizations from throughout the community.

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August
United Way Stock the School
Location: Dallas ISD Campus (More information to come) Time: Saturday, August 8 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

United Way Stock the School bridges the opportunity gap so both students and teachers are set up for success by offsetting school expenses.

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September
Early Childhood Education
Location: ChildCareGroup Landauer Center, 4539 Munger Ave, Dallas, TX 75204 Time: Thursday, September 10 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Volunteers are needed to read in classrooms, lead exciting STEM activities, beautify their outdoor facilities, and assist with needed projects to promote early childhood education and shape young minds!

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October
Feed the Funnel Party Presented by Vistra Energy
Location: United Way Metropolitan Dallas Headquarters, 1800 N. Lamar St, Dallas, TX 75202 Time: Friday, October 9 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Volunteers are needed to assemble meal kits to benefit local organizations committed to ending hunger and poverty in North Texas.

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October
Healthy Zone Field Day Presented by Mr. Cooper
Location: Uplift Infinity, 1401 S MacArthur Blvd., Irving, TX 75060 Time: Friday, October 16
  • 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
  • 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Volunteers are needed for the second annual United Way Healthy Zone Field Day at one of 177 local participating Healthy Zone Schools.

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March & 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. We’d love to see how you’re volunteering virtually. Tag us @unitedwaydallas and use #LiveUnitedNTX.

 

Learn more: https://unitedwaydallas.org/updates/virtual-volunteering-opportunities/

April
Dallas Corporate 5K Benefiting United Way of Metropolitan Dallas
Location: Trinity Groves Time: Thursday, April 30 from 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Join your friends, family and colleagues for Dallas’ Largest Office Party at Trinity Groves! The Dallas Corporate 5K is a celebration of workplace wellness, bringing together individuals and organizations from throughout the community. Volunteers are needed to assist with check in, water stops, and directing foot traffic for the race.

REGISTER HERE

August
United Way Stock the School
Location: Dallas ISD Campus (More information to come) Time: Saturday, August 8 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

United Way Stock the School bridges the opportunity gap so both students and teachers are set up for success by offsetting school expenses. Essential learning supplies are collected and stocked throughout multiple classrooms across North Texas to ensure students and teachers walk into the classroom confident, empowered and prepared. Volunteers will work to revitalize areas of the school for a refreshed, and positive learning environment.

September
Early Childhood Education
Location: ChildCareGroup Landauer Center, 4539 Munger Ave, Dallas, TX 75204 Time: Thursday, September 10 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Volunteers are needed to read in classrooms, lead exciting STEM activities, beautify their outdoor facilities, and assist with needed projects to promote early childhood education and shape young minds!

October
Feed the Funnel Party Presented by Vistra Energy
Location: United Way Metropolitan Dallas Headquarters, 1800 N. Lamar St, Dallas, TX 75202 Time: Friday, October 9 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Volunteers are needed to assemble meal kits to benefit local organizations committed to ending hunger and poverty in North Texas. United Way funds programs that address our community’s most immediate needs, providing food, shelter, safety and more in emergency situations.

October
Healthy Zone Field Day Presented by Mr. Cooper
Location: Uplift Infinity, 1401 S MacArthur Blvd., Irving, TX 75060 Time: Friday, October 16
  • 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
  • 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Volunteers are needed for the second annual United Way Healthy Zone Field Day at one of 177 local participating Healthy Zone Schools. Students will engage in active games, sports, and nutritious eating demonstrations that push them to learn and practice healthy mental and physical habits ran by our volunteers.

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.)