Giving back is such an important aspect of being a part of a community. Whether it's offering your time, skills, or money, there are many different opportunities for you to get involved in your community.
Fortunately, we’ve found six non-profit organizations in Collin and Denton counties that can provide you with some opportunities to serve your community.
The Storehouse of Collin County
The Storehouse of Collin County provides those in need with food, clothing, and other resources. The organization has three main programs: Seven Loaves, a food pantry, Joseph’s Coat, a clothing closet, and Project Hope, which connects those in need with resources beyond food and clothing. Each of these programs offers volunteer opportunities. Volunteers for Seven Loaves focus on sorting and loading food. Volunteers for Joseph’s Coat focus on sorting and organizing clothes and setting up shopping appointments. Volunteers for Project Hope welcome and greet neighbors and help answer any questions they might have. You can sign up for any of these opportunities on their website.
Habitat for Humanity Collin County
Habitat for Humanity is a Christian-based organization that provides reliable housing for those in need. With the help of their volunteers, the organization has built over 228 homes in Collin County. Habitat for Humanity offers a variety of volunteer positions. Don’t worry if you don’t know your way around a construction site; there’s something for everyone. Becoming a volunteer is easy, simply register on their website and find an opportunity that works best for you.