All new volunteers must be 18 years old and up to volunteer at the shelter.  

Please attend an orientation session before you volunteer.  Orientation sessions are held on Thursdays at 5:00 PM at the shelter or by appointment.  

Please 940-514-1007 or 940-566-1308 if you are interested in volunteering or you can email Lisa Merino at lisa.merino@ourdailybreaddenton.org.  

Orientation will consist of a tour, a brief presentation about volunteer opportunities/tasks as well as shifts you may choose from.  Sessions will last about an hour.


The shelter is located at 300 South Woodrow Lane, Denton, Texas.  Please review the duties for each shift and then sign up to volunteer using our Signup page here, or by clicking the button below. 


6-8 a.m. 

Return clients’ charged phones and oversee clients with chores. Volunteer will lock the Volunteer Office door at 8 am. 


5-9 p.m. - 5 Volunteer shifts for this time slot

  • 1 Check-In Volunteer shift

  •  2 Kitchen Volunteer shifts needed for preparations for the prepackaged meals to be served, serve the meal, clean-up and set up coffee supplies for morning (8:30-9 pm) 

  • 1 Hygiene Room Volunteer shift

  • 1 Floater Volunteer shift who can help out where needed


I​f you have any questions or concerns call 940-268-2968 or 940-566-1308 or you can email Lisa Merino at lisa.merino@ourdailybreaddenton.org.