​​Food Pantry & Clothing Center volunteers are needed daily from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


  • Food Pantry Distribution - Monday, Wednesday & Friday  12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
    We distribute food three (3) times per week on Monday, Wednesday & Friday. We need help with preparing the food, distributing the food, helping clients and bring the carts back into the pantry.

    Please see our pantry manager Donna Ruiz when you arrive.
  • ​Food Pantry Volunteers (Daytime Hours) Monday, Wednesday, & Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  
         Tuesday & Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

    Every day we sort & prepare food for either distribution or storage. This may include bagging food for distribution, putting food into storage or refrigeration, making food boxes or restocking food shelves.
    Volunteers are also needed to help keep our pantry clean and organized.  Please see our pantry manager Donna Ruiz when you arrive.
  • Food Pantry Volunteers (Evening Hours) 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Wednesday & Thursday
    ​Volunteers are needed to help prepare larger shipments of food for either distribution or storage. This may include bagging food for distribution, putting food into storage or refrigeration, making food boxes or restocking food shelves.

  • ​Senior Citizen Food Distribution  11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Thursday
    ​This food distribution time is set aside on Thursdays for our clients that are 60 years and older. Volunteers are needed to prepare food for distribution, help clients with food choices when needed, help clients to their cars when needed and return cars to the pantry. Please see our pantry manager Donna Ruiz when you arrive.

  • Weekend Opportunities  12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. ~ BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
    Duties can include unloading & bringing in donations, sorting & hanging up clothes, arrange items in the Thrift Store, organizing and cleaning.  You must make an appointment for weekend hours by contacting Darla King at darla@lifemessage.org.

Who can volunteer?  Anyone can volunteer

Individuals and groups of all sizes volunteer time and resources to Life Message.

We appreciate each person and every minute that is spent with us.  

Listed below are different areas of service.  Please click on the Volunteer Spot button to view the

different times and needs for volunteers.

Thank You...Intel Security for your volunteer service!  

Thank You!

Old Navy in Firewheel, Garland is one of our newest group of volunteers.  We truly appreciate your volunteer time!!

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

dallas christian school

1515 Republic Pkwy. Mesquite, TX 75150
(972) 270-5495
www.dallaschristian.com

Thank you Dallas Christian for your service!  We welcome all students that have the heart for serving the community.

In house plumbing

601 N. First St. Suite C, Garland, Texas 75040
972-494-1750 


Thank you for your volunteer hours!  Having support from local businesses mean so much to Life Message. 

a big thanks to everyone who helps

What you do makes a difference!!

COMMUNITY SERVICE - court appointed​

​​* Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

* No appointment necessary

Wednesday & Thursday Evenings from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. - by appointment ONLY

Saturday & Sunday from 12:00 - 5:00 p.m. - by appointment ONLY

Contact Darla King (darla@lifemessage.org) to make an appointment

* Bring court papers with you

* Get approval ahead of time from the courts to do your community service hours with Life Message

* We do NOT accept food or cash donations in lieu of service hours

catalyst community church

7200 Princeton Rd Rowlett, TX 75089
214-494-9833
www.catrow.org


Catalyst has been serving with Life Message since we moved to Rowlett in 2012.  They have put in countless volunteer hours helping to pack boxes, sort food, stock shelves and sort through clothing. We want to say a special THANKS to Catalyst Community Church for your support, time & love you've shown Life Message.

Life Message

Thank You....Macy's from Mesquite!  Life Message appreciates your time.

carmax CARES - garland

12715 LBJ FreewayGarland, TX75041
(972) 864-8845
www.carmax.com

Thank you to the great group of volunteers from Carmax!  We appreciate the local businesses that have the heart for caring to give back to the community.

4501 Rowlett Rd., Suite 200

Rowlett, TX 75088
​(972) 475-9800


Thank you to the employees at the University of Phoenix for taking time to volunteer!  We appreciate that!