The Colorado Pet Pantry will temporarily feed Colorado pets, allowing families to increase their ability to care for pets with the goal of keeping them out of shelters and with their families.
Contact: Eileen Lambert email@example.com | 303.818.0618
It is our mission to serve producers and consumers throughout the world by being the premier Stock Show, Rodie, Horse Show, and center for year-round events. As a 501(c)(3) charitable non-profit organization governed by the Western Stock Show Association's Board of Directors, the National Western provides college and graduate scholarships in agriculture and medicine for practice in rural areas.
Size limit: 40 people
Days/time limit: Month on January only- work around horse and livestock show schedules. 4-8 hours.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org | 303.299.5562
Size limit: 6 per performance.
Days/time limit: All opportunities are for our events and performances. Times/days will change.
Contact: Rachel Long email@example.com | 303.466.5685
The mission of History Colorado is to create an informed and engaged Colorado citizenry through exploring Colorado's past and relating it to this state's present and future.
Size limit: 5 to 15 volunteers.
Days/time limit: Weekdays, during business hours
Contact: Emily Dobish firstname.lastname@example.org | 303.866.3961
Wheat Ridge, CO
To support and enrich the capabilities, resources and services of the Jefferson County Public Library through fundraising and advocacy efforts that benefit our diverse community.
Size limit: Depends on the opportunity.
Days/time limit: We have group volunteer opportunities at our used book sales throughout the year (2 large and 5 small). Set-up is usually Tuesday - Thursdays with the sale days Friday - Sundays.
Contact: Kirstin Kraig email@example.com | 303.403.5072
A Precious Child provides children in need with opportunities and resources to empower them to achieve their full potential.
Size limit: Non COVID limit is 65. COVID limit currently is groups of 10 or less.
Days/time limit: We have group volunteer events running all year. Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM.
Contact: Joshua Walsh firstname.lastname@example.org 303.466.4272
The mission of Children's Museum of Denver is to create extraordinary experiences that champion the wonder and joy of childhood.
Contact: Meg McGill MegM@cmdenver.org | 303.561.0114
The mission of Clothes To Kids of Denver is to provide free school clothing to students in need or in crisis.
Size limit: 3-10
Days/time limit: Tues-Sat, 9am-6pm
All volunteers must fill out a volunteer application.
Contact: Eileen Robinson email@example.com | 720.379.4630
The mission of Dinosaur Ridge is to educate the public about, and ensure the preservation of, the natural and historic resources of Dinosaur Ridge, Triceratops Trail, and the surrounding areas.
Size limit: Max of 20 people depending on the project.
Days/time limit: This has to be individually scheduled during business hours 9-5pm including weekends.
Contact: Barbara Farley firstname.lastname@example.org | 303.697.3466
Goodwill provides education, career development and employment opportunities to help Coloradans in need achieve self-sufficiency, dignity, and hope through the Power of Work.
Size limit: No groups larger than 10 at this time.
Days/time limit: Daily from 10-6, we can customize times.
Contact: Evan Rose email@example.com 720.238.2952
The volunteers of Front Rangers Cycling Club offer stable role models and healthy, fun activities for at-risk youth in Denver.
Contact: George Ballaseux firstname.lastname@example.org | 303.668.5158
A Little Help connects neighbors to help seniors thrive.
Size limit: During this time, there is a size limit.
Contact: Jason Morgan email@example.com 970.541.9877
We provide a place of belonging for individuals with special needs, along with a place of rest and support for their families.
Size limit: No more than 50 volunteers for an event.
Days/time limit: Fridays, 5:30 to 9:00.
Contact: Scott Russamanno firstname.lastname@example.org | 303.909.2562
Enhance your quality of life through exceptional delivery of services and efficient use of public funds
Size limit: Open spaces- 10 people, human services/holiday event- 15 people, County Fair- 15 people
Days/time limit: Varies by program
Contact: Nira Duvan email@example.com | 303.738.7938
Brothers Redevelopment is a Denver-based nonprofit organization that provides housing and a variety of housing-related services for the region’s low-income, elderly and disabled residents.
Contact: Chad Nibbelink firstname.lastname@example.org
Castle Rock, CO
To make life more fulfilling and create community for seniors as they come here to engage in a wide variety of programming and services designed to "Loving Life in the Second Half."
Days/time limits: We have a craft show the 1st Saturday in November that groups can help with. There is no size limit but groups could be broken up.
Contact: Juli Asbridge email@example.com | 303.688.9498
Denver Metro Area
A free service to Coloradans of all ages who are unable to read standard print material due to visual, physical, or learning disabilities whether permanent or temporary. CTBL provides audio, Braille, and large print books and magazines.
Size limit: 10 volunteers
Days/time limits: Normal business hours from 8:00am-4:00pm or other times by special arrangements.
Contact: Terri Marcotte firstname.lastname@example.org | 303.727.9277
Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is committed to providing a continuum of health care in the home and community supporting optimal well-being, independence and dignity.
Contact: Annie Bresnahan email@example.com | 303.698.6514
The mission of Covenant Cupboard Food Pantry is to address the food security needs of seniors, disabled individuals and the unemployed or underemployed households in our community in a compassionate, dignified and secure environment.
Size limit: Five or fewer. Sign up here.
Days/time limit: Fridays 8:30-12:00 or 12:30-4:30
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org | 720.841.5129
Denver Rescue Mission is changing lives in the name of Christ by meeting people at their physical and spiritual points of need, with the goal of returning them to society as productive, self-sufficient citizens.
Size limit: Lawrence Street: 10-15, The Crossing: 2-8, Ministry Outreach Center: 3-10
Days/time limit: Mon - Fri, 6:30am-7:30pm
Contact: Sara Hood email@example.com | 303.953.3956
Douglas County Libraries elevates our community by inspiring a love of reading, discovery and connection.
Contact: Ali Ayres firstname.lastname@example.org l 303.791.7323
Extreme Community Makeover coordinates volunteer teams to partner with underserved people to improve their own homes and neighborhoods.
Size limit: 5-500 volunteers.
Days/time limit: Time frame is primarily spring, summer, and fall. We focus on eight specific Denver neighborhoods, so that’s where projects would take place.
Contact: Angela Bomgaars email@example.com l 720.235.8847
Wheat Ridge, CO
The mission of Family Tree is to help people overcome child abuse, domestic violence and homelessness to become safe, strong and self-reliant.
Size limit: Groups of more than 25 can be difficult to place. The ideal group is 6-18 volunteers.
Days/time limit: 7 days available, 9-6, location may have other requirements.
Contact: Rebekah Hawthorne firstname.lastname@example.org | 203.810.7134
We will end hunger by efficiently procuring and distributing food and essentials to the hungry, through our programs and partner agencies.
Size limit: 80 - AM, 40 - PM for weekdays, 30 AM&PM on Saturdays
Days/time limit: A morning shift from 8:45am – 12:00pm, and an afternoon shift from 12:15pm – 3:30pm, Monday – Saturday.
Contact: Hamza Syed email@example.com | 303.375.5835
People in our community, and all over the world, partner with Habitat to build or improve a place they can call home. Habitat homeowners help build their own homes alongside volunteers, and pay an affordable mortgage. With our help, homeowners achieve the strength, stability and independence they need to build a better life for themselves and their families. Habitat Metro Denver has become one of the largest affiliates in the U.S., serving over 950 families in the Denver community.
Size limit: Up to 30 people depending on the time of year
Days/time limit: Summer, Spring, Fall: Groups are typically capped at 10 volunteers. • Winter: Large groups are welcome! We can often accommodate groups up to 30 volunteers.
Contact: Laura McRell firstname.lastname@example.org | 303.534.2929
Jeffco Eats provides weekend food for food insecure children in elementary, jr high and high schools throughout Jefferson County.
Size Limit: Up to 35 People
Days/time limit: Thursdays and Fridays
Contact: Barbara Moore email@example.com | 720.231.8337
To restore well-being to the vulnerable throughout the greater Denver community by delivering services based on Jewish values.
Size limit: 5-15
Days/time limit: Mon - Fri
Contact: Nancy Benyamin firstname.lastname@example.org | 303.597.5000
To support undeserved communities to thrive by offering sustainable solutions for nutrition and hunger.
Size limit: 100.
Days/time limit: Tues, Thurs, and Sat 9:00am-1:00pm
Contact: Kristina Welch email@example.com 303.578.2569
Denver’s leading hunger-relief organization, Metro Caring meets people’s immediate need for food while also addressing the root causes of hunger and poverty.
Size Limit: 5-12
Days/time limit: M-F we have two shifts 9:00 am -12:30 pm & 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm, We also have a Tuesday evening shift from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Contact: Deena Duwaik firstname.lastname@example.org | 303.350.3699
Severe Weather Shelter Network partners with community organizations and agencies to provide overnight shelter on life threatening winter nights for individuals living on the streets.
Size Limit: Up to 50
Days/time limit: October through May on days when severe weather has been declared. Open 7 days a week. Time shifts vary from 6pm to 9pm or 6pm to 7:30am, Three different shelter sites serving Jefferson & Arapahoe Counties.
Contact: email@example.com | 720.515.9313
Our mission is to create sustainable jobs and provide relief through the distribution of shoes and clothing around the world.
Size limit: Up to 45.
Days/time limit: Flexible based on group need.
Contact: Emory Dinner firstname.lastname@example.org | 615-289-0416
The mission of The Action Center is to provide an immediate response to basic human needsand promote pathways to self sufficiency.
Size limit: 4 to15 volunteers on weekdays and special events, 10 to 50 on weekends and special projects.
Days/time limit: Saturdays from 9:00 am -12:00 pm, Tuesdays & Thursdays 9-3 (4 hour shift preferred)
Contact: Kerri Stroupe email@example.com | 303.237.7704
The mission of The Center on Colfax is to engage, enrich, empower and advance the LGBT Community of Colorado.
To better the lives of people with disabilities through the healing power of horses.
Days/time limit: Depends on the time of year.
Contact: Regina Lane firstname.lastname@example.org | 720.893.0650
We Don't Waste is an innovative food recovery organization. We reduce food waste by recovering food from venues, events, caterers, restaurants, and other major food distributors. We then deliver the food to community-based non-profit agencies serving vulnerable populations, thereby increasing food security within those populations. We serve as the link between food sources and the underserved.
Size limit: 40 people maximum
Days/time limit: Most opportunities are on weekdays. Some weeknights and weekends.
The mission of the “I Have A Dream” Foundation of Boulder County is to empower children from low-income communities (“Dreamer Scholars”) to succeed in school, college and career.
Size limit: Three to 15 volunteers.
Day/time limit: Monday through Thursday, approximately 2:30-5:30 pm during the academic school year and Monday through Thursday, approximately 9 am to 3 pm during our summer program (June through July).
Contact: Carla Maniscalco email@example.com | 303.444.3636
The Forney Museum of Transportation is a non-profit organization which exists to collect, preserve, and exhibit items of artistic, historical and technological interest relating to transportation for the purposes of education and personal enrichment.
Size limit: None
Days/time limit: Call for availability.
Contact: Nicole Bleau firstname.lastname@example.org | 303.297.1113
Science Fair Fun helps address today’s K-12 science education inequities. Through Science & Engineering Fairs, we foster students’ development of skills that they need to prepare for engineering and technology careers.
Contact: Wendy Wempe info@ScienceFairFun.org | 303.918.9431
The mission of Denver Botanic Gardens is to connect people with plants, especially plants from the Rocky Mountain region and similar regions around the world, providing delight and enlightenment to everyone.
Size limit: Denver: 5-25, Chatfield: 10-25
Days/time limit: Denver: Special projects: Weekdays only, Morning shifts preferred, Special events: morning, afternoon, evening shifts available depending on event time, Chatfield: Special projects: Weekdays only, Morning shifts preferred
Contact: Trystan Popish email@example.com | 720.865.3609
The mission of Groundwork Denver is to bring about the sustained improvement of the physical environment and promote health and well-being through community-based partnerships and action.
Size limit: With social distancing practices in place we will not be accepting groups larger than 8 for the time-being.
Days/time limit: None
Contact: Elizabeth Lopez firstname.lastname@example.org | 720.938.4533
9Health Fair's mission is to promote health awareness and to encourage individuals to assume responsibility for their own health.
Size limit: 4-15
Days/time limit: Weekends, 9-12:00, at Health Fairs during spring and fall
Contact: Alex Andrews email@example.com | 303.698.4450
The mission of the Alzheimer Association is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancements of research, to proviide and enhance support for all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
Size limit: Up to 20 volunteers.
Days/time limit: Event Specific Dates
Contact: Leanna Mersmann firstname.lastname@example.org | 303.813.1669
Karis Community is a community living program for restoring basic life skills and improving the social well-being of individuals recovering from serious and persistent mental illness.
Size limit: Up to 20 volunteers.
Days/time limit: Monday through Friday, 9 to 5 pm, some Saturday mornings and some weekday evenings.
Contact: Mary-Kate Doyle email@example.com | 303.355.5546
The National MS Society's vision is: A World Free of MS. The Society's mission is: People affected by MS can live their best lives as we stop MS in its tracks, restore what has been lost and end MS forever.
Size limit: Up to 10 people.
Days/time limit: Events: Dependent on date/location/time.
Contact: Brittany McGarry firstname.lastname@example.org | 303.698.5406
Size limit: 20 people.
Days/time limits: Monday - Friday, 8am - 4pm
Contact: Sarah Kyger email@example.com | 303-788-4030 ext. 111