We will update as opportunities become available!
DONATIONS NEEDED VOLUNTEERS NEEDED RECEIVE SERVICES
CASA of Denton County
614 North Bell Avenue, Denton, TX 76209
CASA is hosting a Christmas Gift Drive. Gifts are specific and need to be returned unwrapped by December 4th.
Children's Advocacy Center for Denton County
1854 Cain Dr, Lewisville, TX 75077; 306 Loop 288, Ste. 300, Denton, TX 76209
CACDC is asking for grocery store gift cards for their families. Donations due November 11th and can be dropped off or mailed to both Denton and Lewisville locations.
CACDC is asking for donations of toys, stocking stuffers, and books for their children for Christmas. Donations are due December 5th and can be dropped off at both Denton and Lewisville locations.
Christian Community Action
200 S. Mill St., Lewisville, TX 75057
Accepting toy and gift card donations from shoppers at Music City Mall during designated 2-hour shifts.
Holiday Food Program
Help stock the CCA food pantry with holiday food. Items needed for the holidays can be found here. Volunteers (16 years +) are needed to unload and sort donated food.
Help sort and pack gifts, decorate party rooms, direct traffic, check in families, take photos, serve food and beverages, lead family activities, distribute gifts, clean up after each event.
Coordinate a Toy/Gift Card Drive
Host a toy drive for children attending the Christmas celebrations. Toys are needed for all ages including teens. Value of gifts should be $25-$50 per child. Groups can set up an appointment to deliver toys to CCA. Toys and gifts will be needed by December 4th.
Adopt a Senior for Christmas
Purchase gifts from CCA's Golden Angel's wish list, return the wrapped gifts with the name on the tag to CCA by Nov. 30th.
Contact CCA if you are in need of services >
A wide range of additional volunteer opportunities are also available.
Communities in Schools of North Texas
217 S. Stemmons Freeway, Lewisville
Holiday Giving Tree
Help CISNT address basic needs for students at-risk of dropping out of school by adopting a Student Angel and purchase items such as clothing, winter coat, and shoes. Adoption is open November 23rd - December 8th, 2020.
Cumberland Presbyterian Children's Home
909 Greenlee Street, Denton, TX 76201
The holiday season can be both joyous and challenging for the children and families served by Cumberland. You can help by supporting their Holiday Drive 2020 as a New Arrival Christmas Elf, by adopting single parents from the Family Residential Program, or choosing a wish from their Lobby Tree.
Denton County Friends of the Family
4845 S. I-35 East, Corinth, TX 76210
Denton County Friends of the Family is hosting a Thanksgiving Drive to provide meal packages for over 300 families. Drop off deadline for donations is November 13th, 2020; Volunteers Needed.
Christmas Toy Drive
Denton County Friends of the Family is collecting gift items for their families. Drop off deadline for donations is December 7, 2020; Volunteers Needed.
Denton County MHMR
2519 Scripture Street, Denton
Holiday Helping Hands Angel Tree
Denton County MHMR is collecting gifts and gift cards for their consumers. Deadline to adopt is December 1st. Deadline to deliver gifts is December 9th. Volunteers are needed to purchase, wrap, and distribute Angel Tree gifts. Wrapping begins December 9th. Distribution occurs on December 14th.
1100 Malone St, Denton, TX 76201
2020 Elves Shelves
First Denton is hosting a online/drive thru Christmas Drive. Help organize and distribute gifts.
Families needing Christmas Assistance...
Grace Like Rain
Donate toys for Grace Like Rain's Christmas Party this Christmas at any of the following locations until December 8th:
- Newland Real Estate: 3311 N. Interstate 35 #140, Denton
- Classic Car Dealership: 4991 S Interstate 35 E, Denton
- One:9 Argyle: 4687 Johson St #1A, Argyle
- Adams Exterminating: 1202 E McKinney St, Denton
- Anytime Fitness: 217 Hwy 156 N, Justin
- SUNDT Construction: 8445 Freeport Parkway, Ste. 240, Irving
This party allows families and children to "shop" for their favorite items and wishes this Chrismas. The event will be socially-distanced and spaced out in shifts over the entire day to keep families and volunteers safe.
Christmas Wish List
The Junction will be celebrating the holidays with guests at three locations. Help give each guest a special gift by donating some of the most highly requested items. Please have items delivered to The Junction no later than November 30th at 300 W. Oak Street, Ste 100, Denton between 9 AM and 2 PM M-F.
LISD Adopt an Angel
LISD is recruiting volunteers to adopt students for the holidays. You may adopt from November 10-30th. Gifts are due back between December 1-9th.
3427 E. Trinity Mills Road, Ste. 900, Dallas, TX 75287
Brighten the Holidays for local families and seniors by helping Metrocrest Services with food, toy, and coat donations. Volunteers also needed. Those in need of assistance must live in the Metrocrest Service area and be registered in advance. Contact Metrocrest Services to volunteer > or get registered >
Help by donating new unwrapped toys for children ages 1-18.
Coat donations are one of the most needed items. New or newly cleaned coats in all sizes - men's, women's, and children's are appreciated.
Gift Card Drive for Seniors
This year Metrocrest Services is asking for gift cards of any amount for the seniors in our community.
Next Steps The Colony
5204 S Colony Blvd, The Colony, TX 75056 (Inside Hope Community Church)
Gift Card Drive
Residents of The Colony may apply to receive gifts.
Virtual Angel Tree
The wishes and desires of Northwest ISD students who need assistance this holiday season have been compiles, and these angels are ready for adoption.
Our Daily Bread
300 West Oak Street, Denton, TX 76201 (Inside St. Andrew Presbyterian Church)
Gift Card Drive
210 Fawn Hollow Drive, Argyle
Holiday Blessings 2020
Mission Moms is serving holiday meals for underserved communities during school breaks in Denton County. Donations of specific non-perishable, pre-packaged foods are needed by November 12th.
502 S. Old Orchard Lane, Ste. 126, Lewisville
Holiday Toy Drive
PediPlace is accepting NEW toys and games. Donations are needed by December 7th.
Adopt A Child Project
Adopt A Child, or several, with the purchase of 2 shirts, 2 pants, underwear, and 2-3 toys from the patient's wish list. Donations are needed by December 11th.
Gifts of Warmth Drive
PediPlace is accepting NEW coats and/or light fleece jackets in all sizes for both boys and girls age 2 years old to teen. Donations are needed by January 31, 2021.
1508 E McKinney St, Denton, TX 76209
Angel Tree Clothing and Toy Drive
The Salvation Army is looking for volunteers to help in the warehouse to sort and organize gifts for families to be ready to distribute on December 18-19. If interested, call Angel Tree Coordinator Diana Matthews, 832-928-9587. You are asked to wear a mask and follow COVID-19 safety protocols.
Bell Ringing for Red Kettle Campaign
TSA is looking for volunteers to ring bells at various locations in Denton. The Red Kettle Campaign is TSA largest fundraiser of the year and will kick off November 14th on Denton Square at 10:30 AM. To volunteer, click link below and select a location, date, and time. You can volunteer with a group of family or friends. Bring your talent and sing at the kettle! There's also a virtual option! Note: You are asked to wear a mask and follow COVID-19 safety protocols.
Solutions of North Texas
1516 N. Ruddell Street, Denton, TX 76209
Client Christmas Party