In-Person Opportunities:

Our highest and most urgent needs continue to be assisting with our food pantries.

  • Days/times: Varies by the pantry. Monday – Saturday opportunities available.
  • Clearance: Only 2 steps need to be completed
    • Create a VolunteerHub profile: https://ccdallas.volunteerhub.com/
    • Clear a CCD background check using this link: https://dallas.setanet.org/screening.php and follow the directions below:
      • Under “Location Info” input the following information –
      • Location: Catholic Charities Dallas
      • Position: Volunteer
      • Title: Food Pantry
      • Reference section –Mark “N/A” in all fields as they are not required.

As calls continue to come through to our agency, we need your help in answering and transferring calls, as well as assisting clients with appointments to visit our agency.

  • Days/times: Monday – Friday during business hours; at least 3-5 hours per day. Ongoing availability is preferred.
  • Clearance: Only 2 steps need to be completed.
    • Create a VolunteerHub profile: https://ccdallas.volunteerhub.com/
    • Clear a CCD background check using this link: https://dallas.setanet.org/screening.php and follow the directions below:
      • Under “Location Info” input the following information –
      • Location: Catholic Charities Dallas
      • Position: Volunteer
      • Title: Front Desk/Reception
      • Reference section – Mark “N/A” in all fields as they are not required.

You will delivery food boxes to the homes of families that have been affected by COVID and cannot leave their homes. Safety precautions have been set in place to ensure your safety, and there is no person-to-person contact.

  • Days/times: This is an on-call opportunity as we cannot guarantee food deliveries every week. We will do our best to provide a 48-hour notice when able. You will let us know what day you are available each week, and if a delivery presents itself we will give you a call with the information.
  • Clearance:
    • Must clear a Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) provided by the agency & submit a waiver/release of liability (can we link a PDF page??)
    • Clear a CCD background check using this link: https://dallas.setanet.org/screening.php and follow the directions below:
      • Under “Location Info” input the following information –
      • Location: Catholic Charities Dallas
      • Position: Volunteer
      • Title: Food Delivery Driver
      • Reference section – Mark “N/A” in all fields as they are not required.
Virtual Opportunities

You will work with the Marketing Department in helping make edits and updates to the CCD website. Those interested in this position must commit to a time length of at least 6 months and 2-5 hours per week.

  • Days/time: A commitment of at least 2-5 hours per week for a length of at least 6 months
  • Clearance: Only 2 steps need to be completed.
    • Create a VolunteerHub profile: https://ccdallas.volunteerhub.com/
    • Clear a CCD background check using this link: https://dallas.setanet.org/screening.php and follow the directions below:
      • Under “Location Info” input the following information –
      • Location: Catholic Charities Dallas
      • Position: Volunteer
      • Title: Website Editor (Marketing)
      • Reference section – Mark “N/A” in all fields as they are not required.

Partner with our International Foster Care program and tutor the children in their care with learning the English language, improving their reading and writing skills, and practicing their conversational English.

*Note that additional clearance is required for this opportunity due to the vulnerable population being served.

  • Days/time: An ongoing weekly commitment of at least 2-3 hours
  • Clearance:
    • Create a VolunteerHub profile: https://ccdallas.volunteerhub.com/
    • Complete full CCD clearance. Steps towards full clearance can be found here: https://www.ccdallas.org/get-involved/volunteer/volunteers-over-18/
    • Additional clearance steps will be provided by the Children’s Service Volunteer Supervisor.

Our Disaster Services program continues to work hard in assisting clients that come to CCD for COVID relief financial assistance. In this role, you will help clients complete their online application for financial relief and upload appropriate documents into the database.

  • Days/time: An ongoing weekly commitment of at least 4 hours (includes weekends and evenings)
  • Clearance:
    • Create a VolunteerHub profile: https://ccdallas.volunteerhub.com/
    • Complete full CCD clearance. Steps towards full clearance can be found here: https://www.ccdallas.org/get-involved/volunteer/volunteers-over-18/

At Home/ Group Opportunities
These opportunities can vary each week. If you are interested in an at-home/group project, please email Kelsey Stanley at volunteer@ccdallas.org.