All new volunteers must be 18 years old and up to volunteer at the MKOC shelter.  Please attend an orientation session before you volunteer.  Volunteer Orientation Sessions to be held on Thursdays at 5PM or by appointment at the MKOC shelter.  Please email Lisa Merino at to let us know you're coming so we have an idea of how many will be in attendance.

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 at 300 South Woodrow Lane is open five days a week.

Click here to learn more about volunteering.


The Monsignor King Outreach Center holds a number of fundraising events every year. All proceeds benefit the MKOC, a shelter for Denton’s homeless population. The center provides nourishing meals, beds, linens, showers and guidance to local support organizations. MKOC is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization. Click the button below to see our upcoming events.


In Person

Call 940 - 514 -1007 to arrange drop offs at the shelter.


300 South Woodrow Ln

Denton, Texas 76205


We accept donations via Amazon, Kroger, or PayPal.

By Email

Contact us about donating to the shelter via e-mail.

By Mail

You can mail donations to:

c/o Our Daily Bread

300 West Oak Street

Suite 100

Denton, TX 76201