WHERE TO VOLUNTEER IN CORPUS CHRISTI
Anyone looking for an opportunity to volunteer in Corpus Christi will find exactly what they need to know right here in the Corpus Christi Volunteer Guide. From working with animals in pet shelters and helping put on events to mentoring kids and feeding the hungry, Corpus Christi volunteers are needed in every capacity imaginable.
While every organization needs donations and help with fundraisers, they also need people power. Several environmental and beautification organizations seek volunteers to help clean parks and beaches.
Animal shelters need people to clean, feed and play with lost pets or animals looking for forever homes. You can even foster kittens and puppies in your own home!
Cultural organizations such as theaters need actors, ticket takers, costume designers and lighting techs. Museums need docents, office helpers and period re-enactors.
The city of Corpus Christi uses volunteers in a variety of areas, including working with seniors, children and the police.
For those who want to be behind the scenes of the many events held in Corpus Christi, you can volunteer to work at Buc Days, Fiesta de la Flor, Festival of the Arts and the Harbor Lights Festival. Information about what is needed and where to volunteer can be found in the interactive icons above (just click or touch!) or in the volunteer calendar on the righthand side of the page.
Some of the organizations looking for volunteers include the Texas State Aquarium
and its Second Changes Wildlife Rehabilitation
Center. The Boys and Girls Club
of the Coastal Bend, Driscoll Children’s Hospital
, and Big Brothers Big Sisters
are always looking for people wanting to work with kids.
The local food bank
needs many volunteers to help sort and distribute food, while Corpus Christi Metro Ministries
offers opportunities to help the homeless.
You’ll also find opportunities to work with Dress for Success
, Habitat for Humanity
, Foster Angels
, and the Mission 911
, just to name a few.
If you know of a nonprofit organization that is not listed, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
. Include the organization's name, contact information and address in your email.