Belinizio volunteering opportunities

Belinizio is a nonprofit organization that helps disadvantage women develop self-confidence and life skills by helping participants train for the 5k and in the process learn about fitness, commitment, and nutrition. Belinizio hosts many training sessions for its participants and also race events that would need volunteers.

Volunteer opportunities include:
-Walk/run with clients
-Leading yoga
-Providing short massages
-Helping us find sponsors
-Obtaining raffle items
-Help at race water stops



Santa Maria Spring Team Training
Sign up for as many training sessions as you would like.
Sundays and Thursdays 6:30–8:00 pm
Start Date: 3/10/2019
End Date: 5/12/2019
Eastex/Jensen Area

The Women’s Home Spring Team Training
Sign up for as many training sessions as you would like.
Mondays and Wednesdays 4:00–5:00 pm
Start Date: 3/11/2019
End Date: 5/8/2019
Montrose Area

New Hope Reed Road Spring Team Training
Sign up for as many training sessions as you would like.
Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:30 am–Noon
Start Date: 3/12/2019
End Date: 5/9/2019
South Main/Sunnyside Area

Brigid’s Hope Spring Team Training
Sign up for as many training sessions as you would like.
Mondays 6:30–8:00 pm and Wednesdays 6:00–7:30 pm
Start Date: 3/11/2019
End Date: 5/8/2019
East Downtown/Second Ward Area



St Patty’s Half Marathon Water Stop
Date: 3/17/19
Sugar Land

Houston Striders Water Stop
Date: 10/27/19
6–10 am

Sugar Land Turkey Trot Water stop
Date: 11/28/19
6–10 am
Sugar Land

Fort Bend KIA 30K Water Stop
Date: 12/15/19
6–10 am
Sugar Land

Want to volunteer?: Visit the volunteer website here. If you are a first time volunteer, fill out the application here. If any questions, contact Justena Sam at

Facebook: Belinizio Facebook Page



2019 Darling Dash Memorial 5K/1K Family Run/Walk

2019 Darling Dash Memorial 5K/1K Family Run/Walk

Sunday, February 24, 2019
8:00 AM

Stude Park
1031 Stude Street
Houston, TX 77007

Want to volunteer?: Volunteer registration is now closed. If you still want to volunteer, you can go out to the race on Sunday morning at 6:00 am. There will be something for anyone that wants to help! There will be no guarantee of a shirt or your shirt size!

Website: Darling Dash Memorial 5K/1K Family Run/Walk Website


The Woods Project First Aid Kit Re-stock Day 2019

Date And Time
Wed, February 20, 2019
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST

The Woods Project at The American Red Cross
2700 Southwest Freeway
Classroom A
Houston, TX 77098

The Woods Project needs volunteers to help restock first aid kits for their upcoming summer programs. This work is extremely important and helps to ensure the safety and health of the students and volunteers while they are out in the wilderness.

-Park in the main lot off of the feeder road. Since it is after hours at the Red Cross, someone will be greeting you at the door directing you to the meeting room.

-Bring a refillable water bottle and comfortable clothes you do not mind getting dirty.

-Dinner and adult beverages will be provided (please be aware if you are planning to bring a minor).

Want to volunteer?: Register here. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact

Volunteer for Weekend Volunteering Blog

This blog is looking for volunteer writers/bloggers! A few writer/blogger volunteers are needed to work on future blog posts. It is preferred if blogger resides in Houston, Texas or surrounding areas and or resides in a city in Texas as of now. The writer/blogger will research and look for new volunteering opportunities in Houston, Texas and surrounding communities or in other Texas cities, update existing volunteering opportunities as required, and eventually updating social media with the blog postings.

This volunteer opportunity is remote and flexible, but volunteers should be able to commit at least two blog posts or at least an hour every week. The volunteer should also have a passion for writing/blogging, volunteering opportunities, and non-profit organizations/charities. Internet research experience, social media experience, good writing skills, and excellent communication skills are preferable.

Volunteers can work on writing/blogging skills and also invite others to see their post when it is published on this blog. Volunteer recommendation letters for student volunteers can be given if needed. It is also a great volunteering opportunity to help other volunteers looking for flexible, weekend, and online volunteering opportunities.

Blogger’s posts will be published in their name.  However, all blog posts will be reviewed before publishing.

If interested, please send a few samples of your writing/blog posts to

Buffalo Soldier Museum Volunteering Opportunities

The Buffalo Soldier Museum honors and shares the historical knowledge about African American personnel in the US Armed Forces to the general public. The museum has the vision that the knowledge of history will help build pride and patriotism to all communities.

The museum is looking for reliable volunteers on the below various shifts, with a minimum commitment of 4 hours per week. Volunteer schedule can be flexible.

-Various shifts between Monday through Saturday 10am to 6pm
-Monday 10am to 5pm
-Saturday 10am to 4pm

Want to volunteer?: Fill out the application here.

Facebook: Buffalo Soldier Museum Facebook Page

Website: Buffalo Soldier Museum Volunteer Opportunities Website

Food & Vine Time Production Volunteering Opportunities

Food & Vine Time Production plans a lot of popular food and beverage events in the Houston area such as WineFair Cy-Fair (March 30, 2019), Katy Sip n Stroll (April 27, 2019), Wine & Food Week (June 3 – June 8, 2019), BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival (August 30 – Sept 1, 2019), Houston Chronical Culinary Stars (October 20, 2019), Zest in the West (October 16, 2019), and Tomball Freight Train Food Truck Festival (October 16, 2019). The company works with many charities to help with fundraising and mission awareness through event planning.

Volunteering opportunities include:

1.TABC certified wine & beer pourer (21+ age requirement and TABC certified)
Responsibilities include:
-Pouring wine & beer samples
-Answering questions about wine and beer products
-Keeping samples table clean
-Cleaning samples table after event

2.Non-TABC Certified Volunteer
Responsibilities may include:
-Greeting guests
-Answering general questions about the event
-Helping with check-in
-Serving Food samples
-Guarding VIP door

Want to volunteer?: Please contact Trina or call 713-557-5732.

Website: Food & Vine Time Volunteer Opportunities Website

Send a Valentine Cards for Patients at Various Hospitals

A quick volunteering opportunity! Valentine’s Day is coming up and a few hospitals are making it special for kid patients. The public can send Valentine’s Day cards to patients (in general, not specific patient) via the hospital’s website for free. Below are some opportunities:

St. Jude Children’s – An electronic card with patient art can be created and sent to St. Jude kid patients here. You can type a message or select pre-written message.

Children’s Health (Dallas, Texas) – Choose a card, type a message, sign the ecard, and send here.

Texas Children’s Hospital– Choose a card, sign your name, and send the card here. What is special about this one is for every card send, Direct Energy will donate $1 to the hospital.

For a list of other Valentine Card’s sending opportunities, check out Here’s how you can send free Valentines to sick children in the hospital