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Sponsor: Multi-Service Center | Location: Federal Way, WA 98003 Basic Needs Adopt-A-Family or Holiday Donation Volunteer opportunity relating to Homelessness Volunteer for the Holidays! Group Family
Multi-Service Center's Federal Way Food Bank tries to offer the ingredients for a traditional holiday meal, including frozen turkey, whole chicken, or ham-- distributed during the weeks of Thanksgiving and Christmas. Food drives or individual donations for holiday chicken, turkey or ham are wonderful ways to make a difference for a family in need during the holidays. more
Sponsor: Lake Wilderness Arboretum Foundation | Location: Maple Valley, WA 98038 Working to protect our Environment Family
Join this volunteer group each Wednesday morning from 9am until noon to help maintain and improve the Arboretum grounds and gardens. This is an opportunity to share gardening tips with others and/or to learn from friendly gardening experts. No prior experience required - come when you can! more
Sponsor: EarthCorps | Location: Seattle, WA 98118 Working to protect our Environment Youth Group One Day Family
EarthCorps supplies gloves, tools, water, light refreshments and volunteer education. We will provide everything you need to know about tool use and safety, forest health, information on the park, and the importance of the work you’ll be doing. No prior experience necessary, just come ready to learn something new! While the exact tasks at hand vary, our projects focus on improving the forests and park more
Sponsor: EarthCorps | Location: Seattle, WA 98199 Working to protect our Environment Youth Group One Day Family
Join EarthCorps and The Green Seattle Partnershipas we continue to restore Seattle's Discovery Park! Discovery Park is a 534 acre natural area park and is the largest city park in Seattle, and occupies most of the former Fort Lawton site. The site is one of breathtaking majesty. Situated on Magnolia Bluff overlooking Puget Sound, Discovery Park offers spectacular view of both the Cascade and the Olympi more
Sponsor: Episcopal Church Of The Holy Cross | Location: Snohomish, WA 98296 Basic Needs Youth Group One Day Family
In just two hours a group of twelve people can harvest a mile row of delicious, nutritious carrots. Food Banks love carrots because they are well recognized and accepted by everyone. Carrots are easy to handle and clean. A mile row yields 3500 pounds--14,000 servings--valued at $5,250. Harvesters work in the spectacularly scenic Snohomish River Valley. Transportation available: We have two 15-pas more
Sponsor: Volunteer Park Trust | Location: Seattle, WA 98112 Working to protect our Environment Youth Group One Day Family
General park beautification work including weeding, removal of invasive species, plant bed maintenance, and gardening. Meet at the Black Sun sculpture. All ages and ability levels are welcome. more
Sponsor: Green Kirkland Partnership | Location: Kirkland, WA 98033 Working to protect our Environment Youth Group One Day Family
Join your neighbors to help with the restoration of Crestwoods Park. Volunteers will spend the morning doing a mix of restoration activities which may include removing aggressive invasive species like ivy and blackberry, spreading mulch over cleared areas and planting native trees, shrubs and ground covers. No experience is necessary and we encourage volunteers of all ages to join us! More info about more
Sponsor: EarthCorps | Location: Mercer Island, WA 98040 Working to protect our Environment Youth Group One Day Family
Work with EarthCorps and the City of Mercer Island Parks and Recreation Dept. to help restore Pioneer Park! Pioneer Park is 113 acres of forested habitat, the largest forested park on Mercer Island. This park is home to over 70 bird species and 12 different mammals, and offers the most extensive trail system on the island. The restoration goals for this park include planting native conifer trees; remov more
Sponsor: EarthCorps | Location: Kirkland, WA 98033 Working to protect our Environment Youth Group One Day Family
Join EarthCorps and the Green Kirkland Partnership as we work to restore Crestwoods Park. Originally homesteaded by Andrew Nelson in 1877, the Crestwoods Park site was acquired in 1968 to be developed as a community park. A number of factors have impacted the health of forested areas in Crestwoods Park. Logging of the once-dominant conifer trees during the early 20th century, has resulted in a forest more
Sponsor: EarthCorps | Location: Mercer Island, WA 98140 Working to protect our Environment Youth Group Family
Join EarthCorps, Mercer Island Parks and Recreation and community members as we work to save this Mercer Island Park. Clarke Beach is located on the shores of Lake Washington and it hosts a wide variety of activities such as swimming, hiking and picknicking. The forested area of this park is threatened by the spread of invasive plants such as English ivy. These invasive plants, if uncontrolled, cover a more
Sponsor: EarthCorps | Location: Kirkland, WA 98033 Youth Group Family
Located in the Highlands neighborhood, this naturally wooded green space is 2.6 acres. Informal footpaths lead you through this beautiful area with its abundance of indigenous shrubs, plants and trees. Today’s project is part of a larger collaboration known as the Green Kirkland Partnership (GKP). The GKP is a public private partnership between the City of Kirkland & the Cascade Land Conservancy. This more
Sponsor: Pacific Science Center | Location: Seattle, WA 98109 Youth Family
Pacific Science Center's award-winning, interactive programs reach more than 1.3 million people around the state each year. Summer is particularly busy as our presence at local events increase. Our Marketing department has an exciting opportunity for a person interested in developing their promotions and marketing experience by representing the Pacific Science Center at Seafair, Bumbershoot and other more
Sponsor: Swedish Medical Center Foundation | Location: Seattle, WA 98122 Youth Group One Day Family
Please join us at the 21st Annual Swedish SummeRun and Walk for Ovarian Cancer on Sunday, July 19, 2015. Putting on a race of this size demands over 150 volunteers to help with areas like course monitoring, registration and the finish line. All proceeds benefit the Marsha Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Research and their mission to save lives and reduce suffering through improved treatment, early det more
Sponsor: Hunger Intervention Program | Location: Seattle, WA 98125 Basic Needs One Million Meals Campaign Group One Day Family
Do you love food? Do you love having fun? Do something great with your summer. Hunger Intervention Program (HIP) is looking for volunteers to assist with our summer meals program weekdays at our five meal sites in Lake City. We are in need of volunteers to serve food and help lead activities at our meals sites. Activities could include games, arts & crafts, reading, and more. Where? Lake City Cour more
Sponsor: Hunger Intervention Program | Location: Seattle, WA 98125 Basic Needs Youth Group Family
For all the cooks! We are making free meals for kids and teens in need. Help prepare the meals in HIP's kitchen at Lake City Presbyterian Church. Appropriate for volunteers ages 8 and up. There are four different food prep shifts to choose from: Mondays: 9 am - 12 pm Mondays: 5 pm - 7 pm Wednesdays: 5 pm - 7 pm Fridays: 10 am - 12 pm And if you don't like to work with food, that's ok. We always need more
Sponsor: Northwest Harvest | Location: Your City In King County, WA 98104 Basic Needs Youth Group Family
Northwest Harvest is in need of youth artists for two projects, thank you cards for our friends and donors, as well as thank you posters for our warehouse volunteers. Youth artists can participate in one or both projects. Help us share the love! THANK YOU CARD PROJECT For this project, youth artists will make handmade cards to be sent to our supporters to thank them for helping in our fight against more
Sponsor: Northwest Harvest | Location: Kent, WA 98032 Basic Needs Youth Family
Northwest Harvest provides food to over 370 food banks and hot meal programs across the state. At our Kent warehouse, we need the help of many caring and energetic volunteers to take bulk product and convert it to family-sized units for distribution to people experiencing the crisis of hunger. You will be amazed how much you can accomplish in just one 2 hour shift! Work weekly, monthly or occasionally more
Sponsor: King Conservation District | Location: Renton, WA 98057 Working to protect our Environment Youth Group One Day Family
Native plants grown from locally collected seed are the corner stone of conservation and ecological restoration. Learn about and actively participate in growing native plants for stream and wetland restoration projects. Activities include starting plants from seed and cuttings, and transplanting and maintaining nursery stock. Activities will occur at the KCD Wetland Plant Cooperative Nursery facility i more
Sponsor: Regional Animal Services Of King County | Location: Covington, WA 98042 Youth Family
King County's animal shelter/ RASKC is seeking volunteers to cuddle and care for kitties from the shelter who temporarily reside at Covington Petco, pending adoption. 60- 90 minute weekly (or alternating week) shifts are available in the morning or late afternoon/ early evening. RASKC asks all volunteers to make an initial commitment of a weekly shift for an initial period of six months or alternatin more
Sponsor: Lifelong | Location: Seattle, WA 98108 Basic Needs Youth Family
Food Delivery Drivers needed to deliver fresh meals to home-bound seniors and others living with chronic illnesses. Food is medicine. For people living with HIV and other chronic illnesses, a nourishing meal can make a huge difference in the struggle for wellness. Chicken Soup Brigade improves the nutritional health of individuals living with chronic conditions and hunger. We recognize the importance more

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