Through the Partnership of Douglas County Governments (PDCG), these nine partner organizations worked together to create VolunteerConnectDC.org and they utilize this resource to post their volunteer opportunities. See Organization Directory for a complete list of all organization members:
The City of Castle Pines encourages and relies on dedicated volunteers to meet the strategic goals of our community. Located approximately 20 miles south of Denver, Castle Pines was established in 2008 and is home to roughly 10,000 residents. Our volunteers give unselfishly of their time, ensuring community events run smoothly and help shape the City’s future through appointments on our Planning/Zoning Commission.
The City of Lone Tree has evolved into a thriving City that is synonymous with a high quality of life. Our Community Vision Statement “The City of Lone Tree is a premier Colorado community connected by great neighborhoods, vibrant public spaces, a beautiful natural environment, and thriving businesses,” reinforces our deep commitment to those that enjoy spending time in our City.
Douglas County was one of the original 17 counties created in the Colorado Territory in 1861. Today, the county is one of Colorado’s 64 and 336,000 residents call it home. 42% of the county’s population lives in one of the five incorporated municipalities: Castle Pines, Castle Rock, Larkspur, Lone Tree and Parker.
Douglas County Libraries elevates our community by inspiring a love of reading, discovery, and connection. With nearly 2 million visitors to seven branches every year, visitors are met with beautiful spaces, curated collections, personalized services, and a variety of events that offer a premium experience for all.
The library district is certified as a “Service Enterprise” by Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. As a member of Colorado’s first cohort of Service Enterprise organizations, Douglas County Libraries joins a prestigious group of national nonprofits committed to excellence in volunteer engagement to drive positive change, improve lives, and strengthen the community.
The Douglas County School District is Colorado’s third-largest school district, serving more than 68,000 students in 89 schools from preschool through twelfth-grade.
The Highlands Ranch Metro District was founded in 1981 as the local government in Highlands Ranch, Colorado. It is governed by seven elected board members who represent the citizens of Highlands Ranch. The Metro District provides a variety of municipal services to the master planned community of 96,000 people.
Well-maintained trails, cleaner roadways, fun sports programs and smooth-running community events are just some of the things volunteers help bring to our community and the Town of Castle Rock.
The Town of Larkspur is a small rural community that is home to the Colorado Renaissance Festival and Jellystone at Larkspur Camping Resort. We have a magnificent Community Park and welcome people from all over the area to enjoy the beauty and peaceful surroundings of our County life.
Located 20 miles south of Denver and home to more than 50,000 residents, the Town of Parker offers the perfect balance of a full-service community with a hometown feel. To find out more about our great community, visit www.ParkerOnline.org. Parker, Colorado. It’s your kind of place.