Welcome

Welcome to VolunteerTX, the official State of Texas volunteering network connecting you with opportunities to serve across the Lone Star State. Select your area of interest and location to explore ways that you can make an impact in your community.

About Us

About VolunteerTX

VolunteerTX, brought to you by OneStar Foundation, is a digital hub for volunteerism as big as the state of Texas! We pull volunteer opportunities from local volunteer connector organizations, Idealist.Org, AARP, Feeding America, Points of Light, and more, to provide the most comprehensive database of volunteer opportunities in the state, and to connect you to projects and organizations that inspire you to serve.

Governor’s Volunteer Awards

Governor’s Volunteer Awards

Congratulations to the recipients of the 40th annual Governor’s Awards (GVA)! GVA shines a spotlight on inspiring stories of service and offers statewide recognition of the diverse ways that Texans are giving back with their time and talents. This annual volunteer recognition program, administered by OneStar, honors Texans and Texas organizations that make significant contributions to their communities. Award recipients were honored in April during Volunteer Month at the Texas Governor’s Mansion.

Learn More about the 40th Annual GVA Winners and their stories here...

World Caring Day

World Caring Day

Participate in World Caring Day on June 7, which unites individuals worldwide in a global initiative to promote compassion and empathy. On this day, communities across the globe come together to spread love, lend a helping hand, and make a positive impact on the lives of others. Share your acts of kindness on social media using the hashtag #WorldCaringDay to inspire others and be part of this global movement.

Check out VolunteerTX to find ways to spread kindness in your community!

United Way Day of Action

United Way Day of Action

Each year, on or around June 21st, thousands of people worldwide engage in acts of service that address pressing community needs by volunteering with United Way. Join in to celebrate United Way Day of Action, a day to work together and tackle some of our communities' toughest issues. Take action and volunteer with your local United Way.

Learn more here

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VolunteerTX is an initiative of the OneStar Foundation