The IRC in Dallas is pleased to provide the following opportunities to engage groups meaningfully and directly with our work.
Explore Dallas Field Trip
Number of Volunteers: 5-10
Time Commitment: Flexible schedule, 3-4 hours
Description: Help introduce newly-arrived refugees to Dallas by sponsoring and assisting with a field trip. Previous outings have included trips to the Arboretum, Dallas Museum of Art (DMA), or the Dallas Aquarium.
Number of Volunteers: 5 - 15
Time Commitment: Flexible schedule, 2 hours
Description: Volunteers help gather, deliver and arrange furniture and household items for a donation to a refugee family. The IRC will match you with a family and provide your company with a list of items to collect prior to the event. On the day of the Makeover, the volunteers will deliver the donations to the family and help set up the home.
Donation Bundles Drive
Number of Volunteers: 5 - 20
Description: Collect and assemble donation bundles based on IRC’s list of top requested items. IRC will then pick up these items and deliver them to our refugee clients.
For more information email VolunteerDallas [at] rescue.org with the subject line "Group Opportunity."
More opportunities in Dallas, TX
Help support IRC staff around the office by greeting clients and assisting with admin. tasks.
The IRC in Dallas offers a variety of unpaid internships for recent graduates and students currently enrolled in an educational institution.
Help refugees acclimate to the local community.
ESL In-Home Tutor
Help refugees improve their English language skills.