Community Action Organizers

Start the Movement

Our mission is to use grassroots projects to improve lives in the Dallas community. We believe in the power of homegrown solutions and we want you to be a part of our movement.


1. In order to better serve and heighten impact, we
reach out to the community to gain a stronger
understanding of services that locals are lacking.
We identify these needs through speaking with
schools, residents, businesses and organizations.

2. After analyzing feedback from the community, we
begin the design and development process of
projects that target the needs of the local area. The
project must be influential and sustainable in
order to move on to implementation.

3. The implementation process of our projects
requires a great amount of support from donors
and volunteers. After initial execution, the CAO
team works to manage projects in a manner that
will allow for the programs to be sustainable.

4. Following execution, the team will measure
influence of the implemented project. We gather
feedback from the community in order to
formulate necessary adjustments to our dynamic
projects that would further the impact on the

How You Can Help

Send Donation

Giving online has never been more secure, convenient or hassle-free with our one-click donation. We also do accept standard cash and check donations at all of our locations.


You can get involved today by becoming a Volunteer. Sign up and you will be joining a group of change-makers, a network strong enough to impact positive change across Dallas

Start A Project

Our programs are started and operated by everyday citizens of Dallas. Do you have an idea or are you passionate about an issue you see in your neighborhood. Take a chance and see if there’s a project for you.


CAO has really helped me be passionate about volunteering. I didn’t think I could do much to help, but being on the Celebrate Together project has been amazing.

Tania Garcia on her time volunteering on the Celebrate Together party planning project

Thank’s for helping me and my family! I give them 5 stars! Coming out of a domestic violence situation, they relieved a lot of stress from me. I gladly appreciate it.

Lashay Stewart on Dallas Volunteer Movers, a CAO project started in March 2019