Learn about organization members, their event stories, national volunteer and community service days, and much more.

Family Volunteer Day is Nov 21

Family Volunteer Day is a day of service that demonstrates and celebrates the power of families who volunteer together, supporting their neighborhoods, communities and the world. Created by Points of Light in 1991, Family Volunteer Day is held annually the ...
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HRCA Nov Volunteer of the Month

Elizabeth is a familiar face around Therapeutic Recreation at Highlands Ranch Community Association. She started attending with her mom in 2014 and really enjoyed helping out with the program. When she was old enough, she began to volunteer on her ...
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Nat’l Make a Difference Day 2020

National Make a Difference Day is an annual community service event which is held on the fourth Saturday in October. Join many volunteers across the country on October 24, 2020 with a common mission to improve the lives of others ...
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VCDC mobilizes community during C19

The Volunteer Connect Douglas County (VCDC) online resource was introduced in 2015 by the Partnership of Douglas County Governments. VCDC is an interactive website that connects Douglas County based non-profit organizations in need of volunteers with individuals, families, and groups ...
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Outstanding Volunteer

Every year, the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) awards the Americanism Medal to a naturalized citizen who has demonstrated an outstanding integrity, trustworthiness, and patriotism. This year, DCL Adult Literacy Program volunteer Virginia Cox has earned this award. Virginia ...
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National Day of Service – September 11th

September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance is the culmination of efforts, originally launched in 2002 that promotes community service on 9/11 as an annual and forward-looking tribute to the 9/11 victims, survivors, and those who rose up in ...
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Volunteers Needed

The Help & Hope Center Task Force in Castle Rock has many volunteer opportunities. Please consider helping the most vulnerable in our communities and match yourself or your family with an opportunity of interest by selecting "Volunteer Opportunities" in the ...
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Passionate volunteer honored with award

They say, “many hands make light work.” That’s one of the reasons why the Town’s volunteer program is so important. Now, one of the Town’s most passionate volunteers is being honored with a Bench Dedication at Rock Park and the ...
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Jeff gives back to community

Jeff has been volunteering with Therapeutic Recreation since October, 2019. He coaches Soccer, Basketball, Unified Basketball, and assists with Sport Camps. Jeff was looking for a way to give back to the community when he saw our request for volunteers ...
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Thank You Volunteers!

A huge Thank You to all the volunteers who are helping in their communities during the COVID19 pandemic. Thank you for making a positive difference in Douglas County! ...
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service – Jan 20

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is held on the third Monday of January. It celebrates the life and achievements of Martin Luther King Jr., an influential American civil rights leader. Millions of Americans honor Dr. King by contributing their time, ...
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Welcome Salvation Army!

The Salvation Army is now a member of Volunteer Connect Douglas County and is actively posting volunteer opportunities! The Salvation Army is serving the community of Douglas County providing seasonal support and year round programs to those in need. Through ...
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Make a Difference Day 2019

National Make a Difference Day is an annual community service event which is held on the fourth Saturday in October. Join many volunteers across the country on October 26, 2019 with a common mission to improve the lives of others ...
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National Day of Service – September 11th

September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance is the culmination of efforts, originally launched in 2002 that promotes community service on 9/11 as an annual and forward-looking tribute to the 9/11 victims, survivors, and those who rose up in ...
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Welcome Hope & Home!

Hope & Home is now a member of Volunteer Connect Douglas County and is actively posting volunteer opportunities! As a nondenominational Christian charity, Hope & Home trains and actively supports foster families all across the Front Range who feel compelled ...
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Volunteers at DCL Earn Service Awards

Recently, Douglas County Libraries recognized 89 volunteers with the President’s Volunteer Service Award, the nation’s most prestigious service award. President’s Awards honor those who, by their commitment, inspire others to engage in volunteerism. For these awards, hours were tracked from ...
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Welcome SMMELC!

South Metro Medical Equipment Loan Closet is now a member of Volunteer Connect Douglas County and is actively posting volunteer opportunities! SMMELC is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide used durable medical equipment to people who are in ...
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Welcome YANAM2M!

YANAM2M is now a member of Volunteer Connect Douglas County and is actively posting volunteer opportunities. You Are Not Alone-Mom 2 Mom is a support group for all moms based out of Highlands Ranch, Colorado. After a few tragic events ...
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