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, JUNE 21 | 5-7 pm

Third Thursdays are back! Join us on the Third Thursday of every month for our most popular crafting event of the season. Enjoy live music, and visit the local artists' open studios. Seating is limited for this #craftforacause event, so don't delay! 

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FRI, Apr - June | 10-12 PM

Have some day-time availability, and a few hours to share? This is the opportunity for you. Come on over to paint our signature costume trunks, or help restore some of our creative costume pieces. Basic painting and sewing skills are encouraged, but not required.  

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Sat, June 9 | 10AM-12PM

It's finally here! Due to popular demand, we are joining forces with Brookland's Monroe St. Farmers Market to bring back our Saturday #craftforacause events. Shop for your favorite produce while giving back to children in need. All ages and levels of ability are welcome.

BE the first to hear about our next event!

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!