Come get merry with us!

View our 2021 Holiday Group Volunteer activities below! If you’d like to schedule a group volunteer activity this holiday season, fill out the form and we’ll be in touch to coordinate a project with you.

Do you have an idea for a project that’s not listed? Feel free to reach out through the google form and we’ll be in touch! We are open to ideas and would love to work with you.

Volunteer for the holidays!

2021 Holiday Volunteer Opportunities:

BAKING AND DECORATING HOLIDAY TREATS

WHO: This project is ideal for a group of 10-15 volunteers from a single business or organization.

WHAT: Volunteers for this project will spend time at Mosaic House, our emergency shelter, and will be baking and decorating treats with the shelter residents and their children. From set up to clean up this project will take approximately 3 hours, and is so much fun! The kids LOVE baking, decorating and eating sweets. This project will surely get you in the holiday spirit! 

WHERE: Mosaic House 

WHEN: A weekend day in early December, or a week day in mid to late December when the kids are on holiday break. 

WHAT ELSE? We expect this to be a festive day! We’ll have hot chocolate, snacks and holiday treats to share, and festive tunes rolling all day. Come get Merry with us! 

HOLIDAY CRAFTS

WHO: This project is ideal for a group of 10-20 volunteers from a single business or organization.

WHAT: Volunteers for this project will spend time at Mosaic House, our emergency shelter, and will be making crafts with the children. Crafts range from cutting snowflakes to decorate the shelter, writing Holiday Cards for their moms and siblings, decorating ornaments and many more. Our children love having volunteers come hang out with them and enjoy the creativity of crafting with friends! 

WHERE: Mosaic House 

WHEN: A weekend day in early December, or a week day in mid to late December when the kids are on holiday break. 

WHAT ELSE? We expect this to be a festive day! We’ll have hot chocolate, snacks and holiday treats to share, and festive tunes rolling all day. Come get Merry with us! 

HOST A HOLIDAY PARTY AT MOSAIC HOUSE 

WHO: This project is ideal for a group of 15-25 volunteers from a single business or organization. We are looking for support from a business that not only wants to volunteer but can also provide a meal for the holiday party for the residents, staff and volunteers. 

WHAT: Host a holiday pary at Mosaic House for our shelter residents! Depending on the weather, we can have the party indoors or outside. The volunteer group will provide a meal for the shelter residents and we’ll also have lots of fun games, holiday music, crafts and other activities for volunteers and residents to engage and create holiday cheer!

WHERE: Mosaic House 

WHEN: A weekend day in early December, or a week day in mid to late December when the kids are on holiday break. 

WHAT ELSE? We expect this to be a festive day! We’ll have hot chocolate, snacks and holiday treats to share, and festive tunes rolling all day. Come get Merry with us! 

PROJECT WRAP EM’ UP 

WHO: A group of 10-15 volunteers from a single business or organization. We are looking for support from a business that not only wants to volunteer but can also offer funding support to aid in the purchase of wrapping/decorating supplies for approximately 200 gifts.

WHAT: Spend the day wrapping, decorating, and tagging holiday gifts for Mosaic’s families! 

WHERE: Mosaic’s Main Office: 12225 Greenville Ave., Suite 800, Dallas, TX 75243. 

WHEN: A weekend or weekday in mid to late December once we’ve received gifts for families that have been “adopted,” by volunteers and donors.

WHAT ELSE? We expect this to be a festive day! We’ll have hot chocolate, snacks and holiday treats to share, and festive tunes rolling all day. Come get Merry with us! 

CARDS & CRAFTS FROM HOME

WHO: A group of 25+ volunteers from a single business. We are looking for support from a business that not only wants to volunteer but can also offer funding support to aid in the purchase of cards and supplies for making ornaments. 

WHAT: Volunteers for this project will handwrite a total of 400 cards and craft a minimum of 100 ornaments, ensuring all children and adults receive a personal holiday card and a hand-crafted ornament in addition to the holiday gifts they receive through Mosaic’s annual toy drive. 

WHERE: This is a virtual holiday project.

WHEN: A weekday in November or early December (timing is flexible)!

HOST A HOLIDAY PARTY FOR MOSAICS CLIENTS

WHO: This project is ideal for a group of 15-25 volunteers from a single business or organization. We are looking for support from a business that not only wants to volunteer but can also provide a meal for the holiday party for the residents, staff and volunteers. This project is ideal for church groups or groups who have a space available to host the party. 

WHAT: Host a holiday party for Mosaic’s nonresidential clients! This includes clients in our Transitional Housing Program, or clients receiving case management from Mosaic. Depending on the weather, we can have the party indoors or outside. The volunteer group will provide a meal for our clients and we’ll also have lots of fun games, holiday music, crafts and other activities for volunteers and residents to engage and create holiday cheer!

WHERE: TBD – This project is ideal for church groups or groups who have a space available to host the party. 

WHEN: A weekend day in early December, or a weekday in mid to late December when the kids are on holiday break. 

WHAT ELSE? We expect this to be a festive day! We’ll have hot chocolate, snacks and holiday treats to share, and festive tunes rolling all day. Come get Merry with us! 

Participate in Mosaic’s Holiday Toy Drive!

With your help, Mosaic is able to provide our clients with holiday gifts and other necessities for their families. You can participate in Mosaic’s holiday toy drive by collecting toys and gifts at your home, church office or elsewhere and donating them to Mosaic! Learn more on our Holiday Toy Drive page!

Holiday Toy Drive