With over sixty non-profit service organizations surrounding Seattle University, there are endless opportunities to get involved in the community through volunteering. The Center for Service and Community Engagement is available to help students identify which organizations would work best for the student’s interests and schedule, and provide resources for the student to engage in service.
If you are interested in volunteering right now, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to our Justice and Service listserve, which posts short- and long-term volunteer opportunities, events, internships and other news related to social justice issues. If you are looking for an on-going service opportunity, you can browse through the list of our partner organizations. If you would like help in finding a place that would work well for you, please feel free to stop by the office at any time or contact us via email/phone.
Have an opportunity you would like to post? Please submit the information through the “Post an Opportunity” form. It will appear in the Justice and Service Listserve.
- United Way of King County
The largest database of volunteer position for King County. Find both group, family, youth, individual and one day volunteer opportunities.
VolunteerMatch strengthens communities by making it easier for good people and good causes to connect. The organization offers a variety of online services to support a community of nonprofit, volunteer and business leaders committed to civic engagement.
EarthCorps provides volunteer opportunities for individuals and/or groups to work on trails, remove invasive plants, and plant native species. EarthCorps supplies tools and information on the park you are working in, forest health, and environmental restoration.
- Green Seattle
The Green Seattle Partnership is a unique public/private partnership between the City of Seattle and the Cascade Land Conservancy. Forest restoration volunteers work on removing invasive plants, planting new native trees and understory plants, and long term maintenance and monitoring of restoration sites.
- Seattle Works
Seattle Works is best known for delivering accessible volunteer opportunities that for people looking to get involved with service day events as individuals or through teams!
- Flash Volunteer
Flash Volunteer is a resource for young people looking to get involved in Seattle. Great opportunities by neighborhood and for connecting with other volunteers.
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