service opportunities

At First Unitarian Church of Dallas we say that service is our prayer, and this is where opportunities to volunteer and be of service are posted. Check often for updates!

Mar 2018 Service Opportunities

North TX Food Bank:  

Join other Unitarians, bring family and friends (10 years & older) and have exercise and fun while you make a big impact on getting food out into our community where it’s most needed. Wednesday, Mar. 7; and Saturday, Mar. 17, 1:00 to 3:30 … read more.

Feb 2018 Service Opportunities

Blood Drive: 

It’s Valentine’s month so roll up your sleeves and give the gift of life and love on Sunday, February 25.  It will do your heart good! The Carter Blood Mobile will be on campus at the Preston Rd. drop-off.  Contact Sara Miskimins at … read more.

January 2018 Service Opportunities

Reading Partners

Help improve students reading skills who are reading 6 months to 2.5 years below grade level. Volunteers work 1 on 1 with DISD students for 45 minutes twice a week, following a structured, research-based curriculum.  Reading Partners works with 19 different DISD schools, supporting … read more.

Give Our Seniors a Gift!

We are having our 5th annual Senior Holiday Party on Sat. Dec 2nd.  Last year’s party was attended by almost 100 of our fellow congregants who are 70 and over, including many of the people that helped create the church we enjoy today.

The morning will … read more.

Dec 2017 Service Opportunities

Holiday Gift Drive:

To brighten the Winter holiday season, we sponsor the Department of Aging & Disabled Services (DADS) Gift Drive benefiting adults in the custody of the state. We have the opportunity to select and fulfill their specific gift wishes. Beginning November 12, our Holiday … read more.

Nov 2017 Service Opportunities

Turkey Basket Drive:

Sign up to donate a Thanksgiving Turkey Basket for clients of The Wilkinson Center.  You shop for the food and purchase a $20 turkey voucher for a family in need.  Visit the Community Service table for a list of Turkey Basket contents and … read more.

Oct 2017 Service Opportunities

Reading Partners: 

Help improve students reading skills who are reading 6 months to 2.5 years below grade level. Volunteers work 1 on 1 with DISD students for 45 minutes twice a week, following a structured, research-based curriculum.  Reading Partners works with 19 different DISD schools, supporting … read more.

Aug 2017 Service Opportunities

Hearts and Hammers

It’s time for our annual Hearts & Hammers project.  On September 16th and 23rd we will be providing maintenance to the home of a fixed/low income or disabled senior citizens in cooperation with the 10th Street Community Trust.  Our main tasks will be … read more.

Help Kids Shop For Back-to-School Shoes!

Wilkinson Center Back-to-School-Shoe Shopping

For the last 30 years, Wilkinson Center and their volunteers have registered and helped kids shop for new school shoes at their annual Shoe Distribution. This year’s event will be held on July 29, 30, and 31. Be a part of this … read more.

Jul 2017 Service Opportunities

North TX Food  Bank:  

Join other Unitarians, bring family and friends (10 years & older) and have exercise and fun while you make a big impact on getting food out into our community where it’s most needed. Wednesday, July 5; and Saturday, July 22,  1:00 to … read more.