Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

February 17, 2015

Study abroad and serve!

Here are some UW study abroad programs that have a service-learning component. Summer 2015: Landscape Architecture Croatia: Design/build (you don’t have to be an LA major) (Community collaboration project): CHID Viet Nam: Building for Peace in the Wake of War (Engaged community Learning): Fall 2015: Disability Studies South Africa: Disability and Rehabilitation in

December 18, 2014

Help the Downtown YMCA with their annual Campaign!

Each year, people band together across the Greater Seattle area for the YMCA’s Annual Campaign, to raise funds for individuals and families in need of community programming that the YMCA provides to everyone regardless of economic circumstances, while gaining valuable leadership and community building experience.   The annual campaign donations provide outreach and scholarships for programs

Help spruce up a toddler classroom for the New Year!

Neighborhood House is seeking 3-5 volunteers to assist with cleaning up our toddler classrooms. Activities will include removing furniture and general site clean up. Name of organization:Neighborhood House Time commitment:3-5 hours Skill requirements:No skills required. Start date:12/23/2014 End date:12/23/2014 Location:7054 32nd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118 How to apply: For more information, contact Courtney

In-Home Newcomer Youth Tutor

In-Home Tutors are matched with school aged refugee youth in the greater Seattle area. Tutors and students will meet at least once a week at the student’s home. In-Home Tutors increase the academic success of school aged refugee youth through academic tutoring, mentorship, enrichment activities, and encouraging the family’s engagement with formal education. Join us

Administrative Assistant with TAF

TAF is a nonprofit leader in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education. We equip students of color for success in college and life through the power of STEM education. The Operations Team is looking for an intern to assist with administrative duties. The intern who fills this position should like contact with people. It’s

Public Affairs Intern with Polyclinic!

The Public Affairs Intern’s responsibilities will primarily include the identification and monitoring of relevant legislative and regulatory items during session. The intern may also coordinate awareness and follow-up for relevant bills among clinic executives. Position title:Public Affairs Intern Name of organization:The Polyclinic Website: Time commitment:Part Time (8-10 hours per week); TBD Skill requirements: • Exceptional

Americorp/VISTA Volunteer Manager Position

Want to work with Rainier Scholars staff, students and their families and our community partners to support our program and to help our scholars succeed? Apply for the AmeriCorps/VISTA Volunteer Manager Position! Position title: Volunteer Manager – Americorps VISTA Name of organization: Rainier Scholars Website: In 2014, Rainier Scholars began developing a comprehensive volunteer

December 5, 2014

Advocate for Literacy!

Position title: Literacy Tutor Name of organization: Reading Partners Website: Position description: Volunteer literacy tutors work one-on-one with the same student for a semester period, using our structured, easy-to-follow curriculum. No previous experience is necessary, as our tutors are provided with ongoing training and support from our full-time Site Coordinators. Reading Partners is a

Team up with AmeriCorps VISTA

Position title: Volunteer Program Specialist – AmeriCorps VISTA Name of organization: WithinReach Website: Position description: The VISTA’s primary responsibilities will include building additional volunteer capacities for basic needs benefit applications and resource assistance, implementing a volunteer impact plan, creating and implementing summer meals volunteer positions, and coordinating a Day of Caring project. The VISTA

Help feed kids this Summer with AmeriCorps VISTA!

Position description: Free summer meals are proven to decrease hunger for vulnerable children while school is not in session. Unfortunately, Washington has one of the lowest participation rates in the nation. The United Way and WithinReach are committed to changing these statistics starting in King County. VISTA members will support WithinReach’s efforts to engage schools

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