Only Make Believe's Washington, DC office is located in the heart of Brookland...just steps away from the BROOKLAND/CUA Metro Stop (Red Line). With ample free street parking and paid public garages, this is a perfect place to come volunteer! Take a look at some of the volunteer events we already have in store below. We can't wait to see you! 

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THU, AUG 16 | 5-7 pm

Join us for our most popular volunteer event of the season...Third Thursdays are back! The Monroe Street Market "Arts Walk" will be buzzing with family friendly activities, and live music.  Visit the local artists' open studios, and make a costume or two for the children we serve in hospitals and care-facilities. Seating is limited for this #craftforacause event, so don't delay! 

*Children under 16  must be accompanied by an adult*

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By ApptOINTMENT | 10-12 PM

 Are you a non-profit with a small group that's looking to make a meaningful impact? This is the opportunity for you. Come on over to paint our signature costume trunks. Basic painting and sewing skills are encouraged, but not required.  

Fri, July 27th - Target Community and Educational Services



Email: Chris Wilson (

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Let us know a little bit more about your skills, and we'll reach out to you about a volunteer event that is just right for you! 

VOLunteer From home!

We offer several opportunities for volunteers to host their own event, or make costumes from home! Click below to start exploring ideas and Contact Program & Volunteer Manager, Chris Wilson ( to get started today!