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Volunteer at the DC Center

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Volunteer for a Program

The programs of the DC Center are run by volunteers. The best way to get involved is to attend the next scheduled meeting or contact the program chair. Become familiar with the programs of the DC Center. click here

Volunteer for a Board Committee

You don't need to be a board member to volunteer for one of the board committees. To volunteer for a board committee, please contact that committee chair.

Committee Contact Person E-mail
Finance CommitteeJason
Development CommitteeChuck
Operations Louis Lopez

Front Desk Volunteers

Volunteer at the DC Center during the daytime. We are looking for volunteers who can lend one day a week or more to work at the front desk. Responsibilities include greeting and assisting visitors, answering the phone, and helping with special projects. If you would like to volunteer please send an e-mail to

Current Volunteer News
Apoyando sobrevivientes de la explosion en Silver Spring / Supporting survivors of Silver Spring explosion

August 12, 2016 4:27 PM
Latino GLBT History Project y LULAC Lambda DC estaran recogiendo donaciones para los sobrevivientes de la explosion en los apartamentos Flower Branch en Silver Spring que ocurrio martes por la noche. La explosion causo un incendio que dejo casi.....
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Volunteers Needed!

August 9, 2016 6:23 PM
We are looking for a volunteer or two to to attend American University's LGBTQ+ Fall Mixer and Community Information Fair. Thursday, September 1 7:00pm-9:00pm Butler Board Room on American University's campus This is a great opportunity to share information.....
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Volunteer Opportunity: Facilitate the Freedom from Smoking Class

August 9, 2016 4:03 PM
The DC Center is looking for a volunteer to facilitate our LGBTQ+ centered smoking cessation class, which addresses specific barriers to quitting successfully in a welcoming space. The class is designed by the American Lung Association, and also draws.....
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Update: More Volunteer Slots for OutWrite!

July 26, 2016 1:43 PM
The OutWrite LGBT Book Festival is a three day long event filled to the brim with talented LGBT authors, speakers, entertainers, journalists, and organizations! In order to bring this to life, we need volunteers to help us set.....
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The OutWrite Festival Needs Volunteers!

July 25, 2016 6:32 PM
OutWrite is a celebration of LGBT literature. The nonprofit festival takes place at the DC Center for the LGBT community and consists of readings, panels, workshops and book vendors. The event is free and open to the public,.....
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Seeking Volunteers: An Important Message From the DC Center

June 27, 2016 3:33 PM
The DC Center for the LGBT community remains committed to helping members of our community whenever possible, and this goal could never be achieved without the help of our dedicated and incredible volunteers. For that, we would like.....
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Volunteer Night at the DC Center

The DC Center has a volunteer night the first Monday of every month starting at 6:30 PM. Join us!


The DC Center for the LGBT Community
(202) 682-2245
2000 14th Street NW, Suite 105
Washington, DC 20009

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