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The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.” — Helen Keller

Lighthouse for the Blind of Fort Worth offers volunteer opportunities for every schedule. We appreciate and honor each and every person that donates their time and efforts to support our mission.  All volunteers are required to complete a Volunteer Application and attend New Volunteer Orientation.

Volunteer Opportunities

Home VisitorAssist Lighthouse clients with grocery shopping, mail reading, letter writing, and running errands.  Commitment: 2 – 4 times a month

Telephone Reassurance – Call homebound Lighthouse clients to provide friendship.  Commitment: 2 – 4 times a month

Lighthouse CCTV Loaner Program – Assist in the delivery of donated CCTVs to Lighthouse clients.  Commitment: 2 – 6 times a month or as needed by Client Services

Transportation Driver  – Provide transportation to Lighthouse clients and/or staff for Lighthouse activities and appointments, running errands and medical appointments.  Commitment: 2 – 4 times a month and as needed

Translator (Spanish)  – Help translate communications materials and web content from English to Spanish. Commitment: varies depending on needs

Special Events – Assist with Lighthouse events ranging from monthly classes to holiday parties.  Commitment: varies depending on event needs

If you have any questions, please contact Rebecca Smith at 817-332-3341 or

Volunteer Application