Dallas’ most comprehensive showcase of volunteerism and family fun is returning! Join NBC 5 and VolunteerNow at Voly in the Park on Saturday, June 2, at Klyde Warren Park in Dallas.
Voly in the Park is free, open to the public and is scheduled from Noon to 4 p.m. On-site activities include, creating pet enrichment toys with the SPCA of Texas, creating “junk art” with Keep Dallas Beautiful and building homeless kits with OurCalling. Attendees will also have the opportunity to hang out with mini horses from Equest and create a free profile on VOLY.org, where they can connect with more than 3,000 nonprofits, including those at Voly in the Park.
This family friendly festival is the only festival in North Texas that joins more than 1,000 local nonprofits involving community issues, disaster relief, early childhood education and among others. Participating 2018 nonprofits include:
- Big Brothers Big Sisters
- Dallas Arboretum
- Genesis Women’s Shelter
- Literacy Instruction for Texas (LIFT)
- Resource Center
- Ronald McDonald House
- Salvation Army Metroplex Command
- Dozens more!
VolunteerNow serves as the hub of volunteerism in North Texas. Last year, VolunteerNow mobilized 135,000 volunteers who gave 1.5 million hours to 3,000 local nonprofits, driving a $37 million economic impact for the region. VOLY.org, powered by VolunteerNow, is the 24/7 connection between volunteers and local service opportunities. As a national thought leader in volunteerism and one of the largest volunteer centers in the country, VolunteerNow provides a wide range of programs and services that build capacity for nonprofits.
For more information, visit www.volnow.org/volyinthepark or call 214-818-9837.
Voly in the Park 2018
Saturday, June 2
Klyde Warren Park
2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway
Dallas, TX 75201
Admission is FREE!