Family Friendly Opportunities

The following volunteer opportunities have been listed as appropriate for supervised children.
ATTENTION: We have filled our slots for our 2nd session of Readers as Leaders! The session runs Feb/March to June 2016. In the meantime, contact elaine@dpfc.net for other volunteer opportunities DPFC has to offer.
Interested in volunteering with Piedmont Farm Animal Refuge? We have a wide variety of volunteering opportunities available. Please contact us at info@piedmontrefuge.org Thank you!
Come be a part of our team! Our reuse center welcomes all people interested in joining our community and volunteering at the resuse center.
The Arc of the Triangle has two garden beds at the HOPE Community Gardens where we grow food for our cooking class and flowers for our Petals with a Purpose program.
Petals with a Purpose uses recycles to create beautiful flower vases that are donated into the community each week as Acts of Random Compassion. Vases are donated to special events like the Special Olympics, Meals on Wheels and local food pantries.
Do you love organizing and sorting? Then this is perfect for you! The Salvation Army Thrift Store is in need of energetic and positive volunteers to help us sort our donations as they come in, straighten shelves, put clothes on hangers, price items and many other things.
Make a difference in the life of an aging person or someone with a disability by weekly visits, providing transportation to medical facilities and the grocery store, or helping with light chores around the house. Great way for children to help someone feel special.
We are seeking individuals or groups to collect hygiene products by hosting a hygiene drive at work, school, church, with neighbors, or another group.
Come Dig in Our Garden! Every 2nd Saturday (9:30a-12pm) and 4th Wednesday (5:30-7pm) From April - October. Work on planting, weedng, mulching, and creative projects in the Alliance Community Garden.
Deliver hot meals to our clients using your own vehicle. Very flexible scheduling; once a week, twice a month; whatever your availability is, we would like to have you join our awesome team.
Own Your Dream Non-profit will offer summer camp to low income students in elementary and middle school. Our summer camp offer cooking, dance, STEM and a fitness program. We will also take the students on field trips to places like the swimming pool, parks and museums to name a few.
Join us for a few minutes or the entire day as we work in the greenhouse, created garden beds and plant seedlings. This is our first growing season so with your help we will transform the dirt into a beautiful garden.