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Volunteer Opportunities

All current Volunteer Opportunities can be found here! If you don’t see an opportunity listed that you would like to volunteer for, or if you have any questions, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at 303-370-2712.

Keep in mind that any DDS activities require the Becoming a Community Advocate training.

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Sign up here for any of the below opportunities!

Virtual/At Home Opportunities:

  • Advocate Holiday Recipe Exchange. We are excited to host a virtual holiday recipe exchange! Each participant will receive a .pdf copy of fun holiday recipes! To participate, please send Many a copy of your favorite holiday recipe. Please try to keep the recipe to no longer than one page. Feel free to include a festive holiday photo and an explanation, if you wish, on why the recipe is meaningful to you! Please e-mail to Mandy (you are also welcome to text a photo/screenshot to Mandy’s cell phone) no later than end of day on Friday, December 9th to be included. The copies of the recipe book will be sent the week of December 12th.
  • Monthly Advocate Call- December (Zoom). Please join us at 5:00pm on Zoom for a holiday themed social hour. Reach out to Mandy for the December Advocate call link.

Metropolitan Denver Opportunities:

  • Special Event: Parade of Lights. The 2022 Parade of Lights is taking place on Saturday, December 3rd in Downtown Denver. We need 20-30 volunteers to walk with our Gift Box balloon in the parade. The parade takes place downtown Denver.
    • Saturday, December 3, 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Special Event: Aurora Holiday Storytime with The Grinch and Friends. We are sponsoring the Aurora Holiday storytime at the library! We are looking for Advocates who enjoy crafting with kids. They expect 200 children at Storytime. We will provide one of the crafts plus an activity, pin the heart on the Grinch. This opportunity takes place at Tallyn’s Reach Library, 23911 E. Arapahoe Road, Aurora, CO 80016.
    • Saturday, December 10, 9:30am-1:00pm
  • DDS: Donate Life Night with the Denver Nuggets. Please join us at the Denver Nuggets game as we spread awareness about organ, eye and tissue donation! We are looking for two Advocates to help staff a table for the beginning of the game. After the table closes, you are welcome to stay and enjoy the game! This event takes place at Ball Arena, 1000 Chopper Circle, Denver, CO 80204.
    • Tuesday, February 7th, 6:00pm-8:15pm

Southern Colorado Opportunities:

  • Festival of Lights Parade. We are hopeful to once again walk in the Festival of Lights parade in Colorado Springs, CO. We are looking for Advocates who are interested in walking in this year’s parade. Friends, families and neighbors are welcome to join in on the fun. For more information, or to sign up, click the link above.
    • Saturday, December 3, time TBD (usually about 4:00pm line up)

Northern Colorado Opportunities:

  • No current opportunities. Call Mandy to initiate an event!

Western Slope/Grand Junction:

  • No current opportunities. Call Mandy to initiate an event!

Wyoming Opportunities:

  • Administrative: Storage & Inventory Help. Do you have great organizational skills? Good with inventory and storage? We need your help with our Casper office event supplies. Our storage unit is in the basement of our office building. From community event supplies, to Driver Services supplies for Donor Alliance programs in Wyoming, we have it all! We are looking for an Advocate who would like to help us be more efficient by organizing our supplies and storage. We also need to inventory supplies as organization takes place. Although this administrative task is behind the scenes, helping in this way helps us in a large way. The dates and times of this opportunity are flexible.
  • Special Event: Cheyenne Christmas Parade. The Cheyenne Christmas Parade theme this year is “Christmas Past to Present”. Help us share the Gift of Life with Wyomingites this holiday season by signing up to join us on our float in the Cheyenne Christmas Parade. New this year, we can request float position! While we cannot guarantee it, we are requesting a beginning position hoping to avoid the colder evening temperatures that sometimes occur. Families, friends and neighbors are welcome to participate in this event alongside you! This event takes place downtown Cheyenne, WY.
    • Saturday, November 26, Time TBD

To sign up for any of the above activities, please click here!