TeenLife

    Volunteer Opportunities in Houston

    Explore dozens of volunteer opportunities in Houston today!

    Middle and high school students can find all kinds of volunteer opportunities in Houston. You can work with animals; campaign for a candidate; help deliver services or meals to underserved communities; perform at schools or care facilities; tutor adults or children; or work outdoors with on environmental or conservation issues. Community service is a great way for teens to explore interests and careers and to build the skills necessary for college and beyond.

    Houston Public Library: Friends Book Warehouse
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    Houston Public Library: Friends Book Warehouse

    Houston, Texas

    The Friends of the Houston Public Library, founded in 1953, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to fostering wider recognition, use, and support of the Houston Public Library. The Friends Book Warehouse is the volunteer-powered, book-processing, and outreach program of the Foundation. The Friends support the Houston Public Library by processing used books and by supporting initiatives, and events through volunteerism and advocacy...(more)

    Angela House
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    Angela House

    Houston, Texas

    Sr. Maureen O’Connell created Angela House in 2001 with the help of a community of supporters drawn to the mission of this ministry: “to successfully transition women into society after incarceration.”..(more)

    Easter Seals Greater Houston: Camp Smiles Volunteer
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    Easter Seals Greater Houston: Camp Smiles Volunteer

    Houston, Texas

    Easter Seals Greater Houston provides a variety of needed services to individuals of all ages with all types of disabilities and their families in the greater Houston area and surrounding counties. We are the only organization in the greater Houston area providing comprehensive services to individuals with all types of disabilities and their families...(more)

    Texas Children’s Hospital: Volunteer
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    Texas Children’s Hospital: Volunteer

    Houston, Texas

    The Volunteer Services Department at Texas Children's Hospital is committed to maintaining an active program of support, compassion and quality service for the community of children and families we serve, as well as the staff of Texas Children's Hospital, while providing meaningful and challenging opportunities for those who volunteer...(more)

    HALTER INC
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    HALTER INC

    HOUSTON, Texas

    HALTER, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that uses animals to work with children. We specialize in working with special needs children. We offer a variety of programs and actively participate in our community. We offer programs for scouts, riding lessons, Spring Break and Summer riding camps...(more)

    Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS)
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    Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS)

    Houston, Texas

    The River Performing and Visual Arts Center, an educational program of TUTS, serves individuals with disabilities. We need volunteers to help our students during classes in music, art, drama and dance! Enthusiastic and caring volunteers make this program successful and help make a difference in our student’s lives...(more)

    Girls Rock Camp Houston: Junior Volunteer Opportunity
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    Girls Rock Camp Houston: Junior Volunteer Opportunity

    Houston, Texas

    Girls Rock Camp Houston is an annual summer day camp program in Houston, Texas for girls ages 8-18. Campers come from all over Houston for a full week’s course in instrument instruction, songwriting, workshops, and more. At the end of the week, they get to show off their newfound skills in a final Showcase performance at a local venue in Houston!..(more)

    SCA Community Crew – Houston
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    SCA Community Crew – Houston

    Houston, Texas

    SCA Houston Community Programs aim to build the next generation of conservation leaders and environmental stewards by getting youth out into their community and environment to do hands-on service to the land...(more)

    The Beacon
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    The Beacon

    Houston, Texas

    The Beacon is a non-profit organization that serves the Houston homeless community through daily services, civil legal aid, counseling and mentoring and access to housing. Our mission is to provide essential and next-step services to restore hope and help end homelessness in Houston...(more)

    Houston SPCA Volunteer
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    Houston SPCA Volunteer

    Houston, Texas

    The Houston SPCA serves our community as animal advocates of the most serious kind. Today, we proudly rescue thousands of animals each year and find them loving homes...(more)

    Houston Children’s Charity
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    Houston Children’s Charity

    Houston, Texas

    Houston Children's Charity is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for Greater Houston’s underprivileged, abused, and disabled children who have been otherwise left behind. The scope of our support is limited only by the availability of resources. Our goal is to leave no legitimate request for assistance unanswered...(more)

    Mayor’s Youth Council (MYC) Houston
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    Mayor’s Youth Council (MYC) Houston

    Houston, Texas

    The mission of the Mayor’s Youth Council (MYC) is to promote civic engagement by youth. The MYC provides high school students with opportunities to learn about city government, develop leadership skills, and bring awareness to issues that are important to Houston’s youth...(more)

    Youth Volunteer
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    Youth Volunteer

    Houston, Texas

    In 1972, a group of concerned Houstonians founded Citizens for Animal Protection (CAP) a non-profit, 501(c)(3), in response to the pervasive problem of thousands of neglected and abused animals in Harris County...(more)

    Houston Food Bank Volunteer: School and Youth Groups
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    Houston Food Bank Volunteer: School and Youth Groups

    Houston, Texas

    The Houston Food Bank distributes food and other essentials to those in need through a network of more than 1,800 community partners. In addition, we also provide programs and services aimed at helping families achieve long-term stability including nutrition education, job training, health management, and help in securing state-funded assistance...(more)

    The Houston Museum of Natural Science
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    The Houston Museum of Natural Science

    Houston, Texas

    The mission of the Houston Museum of Natural Science shall be to preserve and advance the general knowledge of natural science; to enhance in individuals the knowledge of and delight in natural science and related subjects; and to maintain and promote a museum of the first class...(more)