Volunteer Opportunities

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Monday, January 16, 2017

Volunteer Day      

Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy
Become a friend of Dumbarton Oaks Park! The Park is a community gem with national significance. It needs and deserves our help. Volunteers are working regularly in the park to implement stormwater remediation projects, remove invasive vegetation and replace with native plants that restore and maintain   more event info >


Monday, February 27, 2017

Silence is Violence      

Young Playwrights' Theater
This multidisciplinary performance will use young people's writing to address issues including immigration, Islamophobia and xenophobia. By highlighting the words of young people through performances by professional artists and connecting with members of the greater DC community, YPT will actively advance   more event info >


Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Silence is Violence      

Young Playwrights' Theater
This multidisciplinary performance will use young people's writing to address issues including immigration, Islamophobia and xenophobia. By highlighting the words of young people through performances by professional artists and connecting with members of the greater DC community, YPT will actively advance   more event info >


Saturday, March 25, 2017

PFNCA Symposium      

Parkinson Foundation of the National Capital Area
The PFNCA Symposium is an all day educational program produced by the Parkinson Foundation of the National Capital Area's Medical Advisory Board to provide information and resources to live well with Parkinson's. Speakers include area physicians who specialize in Parkinson's.   more event info >


Thursday, March 30, 2017

LUNAFEST Fairfax 2017, hosted by Girls on the Run of NOVA      

Girls on the Run of Northern Virginia
Join Girls on the Run of NOVA for LUNAFEST - a traveling collection of award-winning short films by, for, and about women. Come enjoy an evening of reflection, hope and humor – and help raise funds to support Girls on the Run of NOVA as well as the Breast Cancer Fund. This season’s program   more event info >


Saturday, April 22, 2017

Earth Day Cleanup & Celebration!      

Anacostia Watershed Society
Each year, the Anacostia Watershed Society hosts thousands of volunteers at more than 20 sites throughout the watershed for the largest annual Anacostia River cleanup! After the volunteer event, a celebration with free food and drink and live performances is hosted.   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 >


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 >


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 >


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 >


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 >