Become a Volunteer

“Everybody can be great…because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.”

-Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Become a Volunteer

Volunteers help make the difference!

We are always in need of extra hands during events and there are many opportunities throughout the year for individuals and organizations to volunteer. 

Upcoming Opportunities

  • Help prepare snack bags for the homeless
    • Weekly opportunities
  • General Labor and Cleaning
    • Weekly opportunities
  • MLK Fresh Produce Distribution Center
    • Every Tuesday starting at 11 a.m.
  • MLK Back to School Festival (Saturday, August 13, 9am to 11am)
    • August 6: Help stuff/sort backpacks (up to 20 volunteers needed) Time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
    • August 12: Help stuff sort/backpacks (up to 20 volunteers needed) Time: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • August 13: Event Day (up to 20 volunteers needed to setup/breakdown) Time: 7 a.m. to 12 p.m.

If you are interested in volunteering, please complete the application below and submit it to For more information, call 214-670-8417.

Download: MLK Volunteer Application (PDF) 

*Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older.