Saturday, June 1, 11am–2pm
The sixth annual Voly in the Park is the largest volunteer festival in Dallas, featuring 75 nonprofit agencies, hands-on volunteer projects, live music, and more than 5,000 attendees.
This festival showcases VolunteerNow’s proprietary volunteer matching program, volnow.org. Volunteers are the lifeblood of our community. This online volunteer matching platform makes it quick and easy for volunteers to connect with more than 1,000 North Texas nonprofits and 900-plus volunteer opportunities.
Community issues and cause areas represented by nonprofit participants include animal education, the arts, community theatre, disaster relief, domestic violence awareness, early childhood education, history and science, hunger relief, literacy, parks, and environmentalism, among others.
11am Friday’s Foolery kicks off the fest and keeps the vibe going between sets
11:30–11:50am North Texas Performing Arts
12:45pm Dallas Zoo
1:40pm Anita Martinez Ballet Folklorico
Each booth/nonprofit is asked to provide an interactive activity or hands-on volunteer experience that to help park visitors gain a better understanding of their work and the clients they serve.