Volunteer with Destiel

Introduction: At Destiel, we believe in the power of community and volunteerism. Our volunteers are at the heart of our mission, driving positive change and making a real impact on the lives of LGBTQ+ individuals. Join us in making a difference by becoming a volunteer today.

Why Volunteer with Us:

  • Support a Vital Cause: By volunteering with us, you become part of a mission dedicated to empowering LGBTQ+ individuals, fostering inclusivity, and creating positive change in our communities.
  • Flexible Opportunities: We offer a variety of volunteer opportunities to fit your interests, skills, and schedule. Whether you have a few hours a week or a few days a month to spare, there’s a place for you here.
  • Community and Connection: As a volunteer, you’ll become part of a diverse and supportive community, connecting with like-minded individuals who are passionate about making a difference.
  • Skill Development: Volunteering is a great way to learn and grow. Gain new skills, expand your network, and enhance your personal and professional development.
  • Inclusivity: We welcome volunteers from all walks of life, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, or background. Diversity is our strength.

Volunteer Opportunities:

  • Support Groups: Join our team in creating safe spaces for LGBTQ+ individuals to connect and find solidarity within the community. Facilitate support groups tailored to address specific needs, such as LGBTQ+ youth, seniors, and more.
  • EDI Training in the Workplace: Help us deliver Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) training to foster empathy, understanding, and allyship in workplaces across the state. Support remote and in-person sessions.
  • Mentorship: Become a mentor for LGBTQ+ individuals, offering unique and inclusive approaches, including Peer-related, Intergenerational, gender identity, and racial identity mentorship.
  • Workshops: Lead engaging workshops, from cooking to crafting, fostering a sense of community, creativity, and shared experiences among attendees.
  • Ally Awareness: Educate and engage individuals outside of the LGBTQ+ community to become informed and supportive allies in various settings.

How to Get Started:

  • Step 1: Browse our available volunteer opportunities and find one that matches your interests and availability.
  • Step 2: Complete our simple online volunteer application form.
  • Step 3: Attend a volunteer orientation session to learn more about our organization, programs, and your role.
  • Step 4: Start making a difference! Your journey as a volunteer begins, and you’ll be contributing to our mission.

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. Who can volunteer?

  • We welcome volunteers from all backgrounds and walks of life. Everyone who shares our commitment to LGBTQ+ empowerment and inclusivity is encouraged to join.

2. What kind of time commitment is required for volunteering?

  • Our volunteer opportunities vary, allowing you to choose a commitment that suits your schedule. Whether you have a few hours a week or a few days a month to spare, there’s a place for you.

3. What skills or qualifications do I need to volunteer?

  • Our volunteer roles have diverse requirements. Some require specific skills or experience, while others only require a willingness to learn and a passion for our mission.

4. Is there an age requirement to volunteer?

  • Yes, the minimum age for volunteering with our organization is 18. We welcome adult volunteers who share our commitment to LGBTQ+ empowerment and inclusivity.

5. How do I apply to become a volunteer?

  • It’s easy! Simply visit our Volunteer Opportunities page, find a role that interests you, and complete our online application form. Our team will get in touch with you.

6. What is the onboarding process for new volunteers?

  • Once you apply, we’ll invite you to a volunteer orientation session. This is an opportunity to learn more about our organization, programs, and your role as a volunteer.

7. Do you provide training and support for volunteers?

  • Yes, we offer training and support to help you succeed in your volunteer role. This may include specific training sessions and ongoing guidance.

8. Can I volunteer remotely, or are in-person commitments required?

  • We offer both remote and in-person volunteer opportunities. You can choose the one that best fits your preferences and availability.

9. How can I get in touch with the volunteer coordinator if I have questions?

  • You can reach out to our volunteer coordinator at 844-337-8435 extension 2. They are available to assist you with any questions or concerns.

10. What if I do not see a role that fits me but still want to help?

  • If you’re eager to contribute but don’t find a specific volunteer role that matches your skills or interests, please send an email to . Our team will get back to you with personalized options on how you can make a meaningful impact within our organization.

Contact Us:

  • If you have any questions or need more information about volunteering with us, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our volunteer coordinator. We’re here to assist you and make your volunteer experience meaningful and rewarding.

Thank you for considering volunteering with Destiel. Together, we can create a more inclusive and supportive world for LGBTQ+ individuals.