Volunteer Opportunities

Catalogue nonprofits are recruiting volunteers to help them run, organize, or participate in the following events. Identify an organization that interests you, and then call or email the contact person to find out what you can do to help out or join in. Click "more event info" to see the entire entry, including event details. Click the event name, and then "share" to let others know! And COMING SOON: our new Search and Match program will let you choose the category that interests you (youth education? arts? basic needs?), the location (DC, MD. VA), the time you want to volunteer (during work, after school/work, on the weekends), and your cohort (me, my family, my team) – then check out your results and communicate directly with the volunteer coordinator, right from our site!

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Chess- The Musical      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Theatre Lab's Creating a Musical Role class presents Chess. A contemporary classic from Tim Rice (Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar) and members of the famed pop group Abba, Chess is a thrilling rock opera telling the story of a Cold War-era chess tournament between two grandmasters—an American and a   more event info >


Friday, April 28, 2017

Chess- The Musical      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Theatre Lab's Creating a Musical Role class presents Chess. A contemporary classic from Tim Rice (Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar) and members of the famed pop group Abba, Chess is a thrilling rock opera telling the story of a Cold War-era chess tournament between two grandmasters—an American and a   more event info >


Saturday, April 29, 2017

Chess- The Musical      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Theatre Lab's Creating a Musical Role class presents Chess. A contemporary classic from Tim Rice (Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar) and members of the famed pop group Abba, Chess is a thrilling rock opera telling the story of a Cold War-era chess tournament between two grandmasters—an American and a   more event info >


Monday, May 01, 2017

New Play Festival (Night 1)      

Young Playwrights' Theater
The New Play Festival is an annual celebration of bold new voices. Each year Young Playwrights’ Theater honors plays from a diverse group of YPT students in a production that celebrates the playwright’s craft. Professional actors, dramaturges and directors collaborate with student writers   more event info >


Thursday, May 04, 2017

Pro Bono Training: Litigating Protection Order Cases for Domestic Violence Survivors      

DC Volunteer Lawyers Project
This training will prepare volunteer attorneys to help domestic violence survivors find immediate safety from their abusers. Civil Protection Order cases provide supervised in-court litigation experience in a short time frame, with each case lasting just 8-12 days on average. To learn more or   more event info >

Chess- The Musical      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Theatre Lab's Creating a Musical Role class presents Chess. A contemporary classic from Tim Rice (Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar) and members of the famed pop group Abba, Chess is a thrilling rock opera telling the story of a Cold War-era chess tournament between two grandmasters—an American and a   more event info >


Friday, May 05, 2017

Chess- The Musical      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Theatre Lab's Creating a Musical Role class presents Chess. A contemporary classic from Tim Rice (Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar) and members of the famed pop group Abba, Chess is a thrilling rock opera telling the story of a Cold War-era chess tournament between two grandmasters—an American and a   more event info >


Saturday, May 06, 2017

Chess- The Musical      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Theatre Lab's Creating a Musical Role class presents Chess. A contemporary classic from Tim Rice (Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar) and members of the famed pop group Abba, Chess is a thrilling rock opera telling the story of a Cold War-era chess tournament between two grandmasters—an American and a   more event info >


Monday, May 08, 2017

New Play Festival (Night 2)      

Young Playwrights' Theater
The New Play Festival is an annual celebration of bold new voices. Each year Young Playwrights’ Theater honors plays from a diverse group of YPT students in a production that celebrates the playwright’s craft. Professional actors, dramaturges and directors collaborate with student writers   more event info >


Saturday, May 13, 2017

WILL Power Party      

Wilderness Leadership & Learning, Inc.
WILL Power Party is our signature fundraising event of the year. It will celebrate 13 Years of WILL positively impacting the lives of the DC youth from underserved neighborhoods. The 5th Annual WILL Power Party will: Bring WILL friends together to celebrate our successes Continue to raise awareness   more event info >


Monday, May 15, 2017

New Play Festival (Night 3)      

Young Playwrights' Theater
The New Play Festival is an annual celebration of bold new voices. Each year Young Playwrights’ Theater honors plays from a diverse group of YPT students in a production that celebrates the playwright’s craft. Professional actors, dramaturges and directors collaborate with student writers   more event info >


Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Crucible      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Crucible is Arthur Miller's retelling of hysteria surrounding the Salem Witch trials written when America was experiencing similar fears over communism. Long considered an American classic.   more event info >


Friday, May 19, 2017

The Crucible      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Crucible is Arthur Miller's retelling of hysteria surrounding the Salem Witch trials written when America was experiencing similar fears over communism. Long considered an American classic.   more event info >


Saturday, May 20, 2017

The Crucible      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Crucible is Arthur Miller's retelling of hysteria surrounding the Salem Witch trials written when America was experiencing similar fears over communism. Long considered an American classic.   more event info >

The Crucible      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Crucible is Arthur Miller's retelling of hysteria surrounding the Salem Witch trials written when America was experiencing similar fears over communism. Long considered an American classic.   more event info >


Sunday, May 21, 2017

Red Shoe 5K Run and Walk      

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC
7th Annual Red Shoe 5K Run and Walk. Kids Fun Run. Strollers welcome. Sponsorships available.   more event info >


Thursday, May 25, 2017

Senior PGA Championship      

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the Senior PGA Championship. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal during the day of their shift, as well   more event info >


Friday, May 26, 2017

Senior PGA Championship      

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the Senior PGA Championship. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal during the day of their shift, as well   more event info >


Saturday, May 27, 2017

Senior PGA Championship      

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the Senior PGA Championship. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal during the day of their shift, as well   more event info >


Sunday, May 28, 2017

Senior PGA Championship      

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the Senior PGA Championship. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal during the day of their shift, as well   more event info >


Monday, June 19, 2017

The Young Playwrights' Workshop Presents...      

Young Playwrights' Theater
The Young Playwrights’ Workshop is YPT’s award-winning student theater ensemble. Members work together to create, develop, rehearse and perform an original play. A professional teaching artist helps the ensemble develop a foundation of theater skills that form the basis for creating new work   more event info >


Thursday, June 29, 2017

Quicken Loans National      

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the PGA's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal   more event info >


Friday, June 30, 2017

Quicken Loans National      

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the PGA's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal   more event info >


Saturday, July 01, 2017

Quicken Loans National      

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the PGA's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal   more event info >


Sunday, July 02, 2017

Quicken Loans National      

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the PGA's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal   more event info >


Thursday, July 20, 2017

The Kids' Table      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
It's Thanksgiving. An elusive, wisecracking great-grandma has summoned her enormous brood of great-grandkids to make a big announcement. Seated around an endlessly long "kids' table," cousins clash with cousins and siblings with siblings as they vie to find their rightful places in the family--and in   more event info >


Friday, July 21, 2017

The Kids' Table      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
It's Thanksgiving. An elusive, wisecracking, great-grandma has summoned her enormous brood of great-grandkids to make a big announcement. Seated around an endlessly long "kids' table," cousins clash with cousins and siblings with siblings as they vie to find their rightful places in the family--and in   more event info >


Saturday, July 22, 2017

The Kids' Table      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
It's Thanksgiving. An elusive, wisecracking, great-grandma has summoned her enormous brood of great-grandkids to make a big announcement. Seated around an endlessly long "kids' table," cousins clash with cousins and siblings with siblings as they vie to find their rightful places in the family--and in   more event info >

The Kids' Table      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
It's Thanksgiving. An elusive, wisecracking, great-grandma has summoned her enormous brood of great-grandkids to make a big announcement. Seated around an endlessly long "kids' table," cousins clash with cousins and siblings with siblings as they vie to find their rightful places in the family--and in   more event info >


Saturday, July 29, 2017

Dash-for-DASH 5K      

District Alliance for Safe Housing
Join us on July 29th as we dash to celebrate the District Alliance for Safe Housing (DASH's) 10-year anniversary. This USATF-certified flat course begins at the Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center entrance to the Metropolitan Branch Trail. The course is out and back heading north with the first   more event info >


Thursday, August 17, 2017

Children of Eden      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
An epic musical with a large and diverse cast of characters, Children of Eden starts with the very beginning: the creation of the universe. Drawing from the Book of Genesis, its authors have examined the familiar stories of Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel and many other iconic figures through a family lens—exploring   more event info >


Friday, August 18, 2017

Macbeth      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
A unique vision of Shakespeare's tragedy, this production of Macbeth will be told through the eyes of the three witches who create a story and then must deal its consequences. Always present, these witches create worlds and shape the tides of fate around the characters, birthing a tale about revenge   more event info >

Children of Eden      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
An epic musical with a large and diverse cast of characters, Children of Eden starts with the very beginning: the creation of the universe. Drawing from the Book of Genesis, its authors have examined the familiar stories of Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel and many other iconic figures through a family lens—exploring   more event info >


Saturday, August 19, 2017

Children of Eden      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
An epic musical with a large and diverse cast of characters, Children of Eden starts with the very beginning: the creation of the universe. Drawing from the Book of Genesis, its authors have examined the familiar stories of Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel and many other iconic figures through a family lens—exploring   more event info >

Children of Eden      

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
An epic musical with a large and diverse cast of characters, Children of Eden starts with the very beginning: the creation of the universe. Drawing from the Book of Genesis, its authors have examined the familiar stories of Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel and many other iconic figures through a family lens—exploring   more event info >


Saturday, November 04, 2017

Friendship Walks      

Friendship Place
Friendship Walks is a 1.5 mile fun and peaceful walk around the National Mall focused on ending homelessness in the Washington D.C. region. All proceeds benefit Friendship Place, a nonprofit organization that offers the most effective model for addressing homelessness, with innovative programs that empower   more event info >


Thursday, March 15, 2018

Next Step Breakfast      

Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington
Our annual celebration of the participants and volunteers in the Next Step Program   more event info >