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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
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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HIV Testing in July

June 16, 2016 5:05 PM
On Saturday, July 9th from 4PM to 7PM, there will be free, fast, and confidential HIV testing at The DC Center (2000 14th St NW, Suite 105). While at the DC Center, you can find out more about.....
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LGBTQ Community Dialogue on Pulse Nightclub Shooting: Uplifting Latinx and Muslim LGBTQ Voices

June 14, 2016 1:29 PM
Join us for a community dialogue on the Pulse Orlando Shooting tomorrow, Wednesday, June 15th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Foundry Methodist Church (1500 16th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20036). We hope to create a space of.....
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Call For OutWrite 2016 Volunteers!

May 31, 2016 12:34 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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FUK!T Packing Parties in June at The DC Center

May 24, 2016 2:26 PM
The HIV Working Group's packing parties are held on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. In June, the parties will be: Tuesday, June 7th and Tuesday, June 21st. We have transitioned from hosting our packing parties.....
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Volunteer with The DC Center at the 2016 Pride Festival

May 20, 2016 2:53 PM
Update: The DC Center will be in the red zone, booths R214, R215, R216. You can see the festival map here. The Capital Pride Festival is Sunday, June 12th, and we are looking for volunteers to do outreach at.....
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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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