• Celebrating 45 Years of Impact

    Celebrate Volunteers

    As VolunteerNow's 45th anniversary marks a major milestone, we are celebrating and recognizing the volunteers who make it possible! April 11 kicked off National Volunteer Week and we're highlighting volunteer impact all weeklong!

  • Voly in the Park

    Dallas' premier volunteerism festival!

    VolunteerNow is hosting a fun afternoon of hands-on volunteer projects, interactive information on how to get involved, and live entertainment. Meet the 75 nonprofits who will be there

  • Volunteers Change Everything

    VolunteerNow: 45 Years of Impact

    This year marks the launch of Volunteers Change Everything, a series dedicated to highlighting the transformative work of volunteers in our community. Our inaugural series will focus on 45 Years of Impact and the work of 45 incredible volunteers. Read about our first, Lynn McBee, and check back each week for more!

  • ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program

    ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program

    Paid internships are available to undergraduate college students for the summer, working in the nonprofit sector! Learn more and apply.

"45 Years of Impact"

VolunteerNow is celebrating 45 years of transforming the community through volunteerism in 2016 by launching the “Volunteers Change Everything” series. Our inaugural year will feature 45 outstanding volunteers, community leaders, philanthropists and change-makers.

Ady Forrester: Mover and Shaker

Ady Forrester been volunteering now for over a year and coming up with donation drives to help others. This year alone she has established and completed three donation dives: a teddy bear drive for the local police department for children that are victims of abuse, "Blanket for the Homeless” where she raised 72 blankets in less than one month, and a personal hygiene drive for the those in need. 

She comes up with the donation drives, gathers up the things that she needs, and gets others involved. Ady has also visited six elementary schools this year speaking on subjects of teamwork, anti-bullying, and volunteering. Read More


33,000

Volunteers

1.2 million

Hours annually given by volunteers

3,600

Relationships with non-profits in North Texas

900

Volunteer Opportunities