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Public service opportunities bulletin

Thanks for visiting the Public Service Opportunity Bulletin offering volunteer, internship, and job opportunities for students and recent grads.

Please feel welcome to browse these opportunities — information on who to contact and how to apply will be listed in each description. Local organizations are encouraged and welcome to send us volunteer positions, internships, and jobs.

Please contact us with any questions or suggestions at leader@uw.edu.



  • Public service opportunity: Harborview Children's Holiday Party Volunteer

    October 20, 2017

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    Position title: Harborview Children's Holiday Party Volunteer Name of organization: Harborview Medical Center Website: http://www.uwmedicine.org/harborview Position description: Volunteers are needed to help with the Harborview Children’s Holiday Party. This year’s party will take place on Saturday, Dec. 9th at the Yesler Community Center. Last year over 600 children attended the event and had a great…


  • Public service opportunity: Donor Monitor

    October 11, 2017

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    Position title: Donor Monitor Name of organization: Bloodworksnw Website: www.bloodworksnw.org Position description: Support blood drives on campus by monitoring blood donors post donation by observing them for any adverse reactions they may have.  There are 10-12 blood drives at various locations on campus each month.  There is an on line scheduling program we use for you…


  • Community Leadership and Engagement in DC

    October 11, 2017

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    We are now accepting applications for our summer program in community leadership and engagement, the Institute on Philanthropy and Voluntary Service in Washington, DC. The program includes: • Internship placement with a leading nonprofit an organization in the Washington, DC Metro Area • Undergraduate academic credit from George Mason University • Fully furnished on-campus housing…


  • Public service opportunity: Paid Internship

    October 11, 2017

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    Position title: Internship Name of organization: Alliance for Pioneer Square Website: http://allianceforpioneersquare.org Position description: The Alliance for Pioneer Square is a 501-(c) (3) economic development organization. The mission of the Alliance is the betterment of Pioneer Square through advocacy, programming, marketing, and community action. The Alliance is comprised of neighborhood stakeholders, property and business owners, residents,…


  • Field Trip Ambassador Volunteer

    October 6, 2017

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    Position title: Field Trip Ambassador Volunteer Name of organization: Pacific Science Center Website: https://www.pacificsciencecenter.org/volunteers/volunteer-opportunities/ Position description: Pacific Science Center welcomes thousands of students on field trips every year. If you are outgoing, energetic, organized and enjoy working with teachers and school-aged children you can help facilitate their Pacific Science Center experience. As a Field Trip…


  • What is Reality Volunteer Opportunity

    October 6, 2017

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    Position title: What is Reality Volunteer Opportunity Name of organization: Pacific Science Center Website: https://www.pacificsciencecenter.org/volunteers/volunteer-opportunities/ Position description: What is Reality volunteers will help guests navigate an innovative suite of highly-engaging experiences. What is Reality (opening October 2017) will offer our guests an opportunity to explore cutting-edge immersive experiences that technological innovators will showcase throughout the…


  • Science Interpretation Program

    October 6, 2017

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    Position title: Science Interpretation Program Name of organization: Pacific Science Center Website: https://www.pacificsciencecenter.org/volunteers/volunteer-opportunities/ Position description: Help ignite curiosity and welcome visitors into the amazing world of exploration at Pacific Science Center as a Science Interpretation Program (SIP) Volunteer! On any given day you can build a rocket and explore the stars, take a trip to…


  • Horticulture Volunteer

    October 6, 2017

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    Position title: Horticulture Volunteer Name of organization: Pacific Science Center Website: https://www.pacificsciencecenter.org/volunteers/volunteer-opportunities/ Position description: Volunteers care for plants, keep exhibits looking beautiful, record citizen science data, and share exhibit science content with museum guests. Time commitment: Volunteer Shifts are 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays. Skill requirements: Horticulture experience is not required –…


  • Public service opportunity: APALA Seattle Internship - Membership Engagement Coordinator

    October 4, 2017

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    Position title: Membership Engagement Coordinator Name of organization: Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance, AFL-CIO Website: www.apalanet.org Position description: The APALA Seattle Membership Engagement Internship is an intensive program that seeks highly-motivated and dedicated individuals eager to engage in current AAPI and labor movements and the promotion of social justice for AAPI communities. We are organizing…


  • Public service opportunity: Youth Program Support Volunteer

    October 4, 2017

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    Position title: Youth Program Support Volunteer Name of organization: Lutheran Community Services Northwest Website: https://refugeesnw.org/ Position description: Refugees Northwest, a program of Lutheran Community Services Northwest (LCSNW), is excited to offer a drop-out prevention program for refugee and immigrant students called the Successful Futures Program. The program supports the academic success and well-being of youth…


  • Public service opportunity: 2017 JDRF Gingerbread Village

    October 4, 2017

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    Position title: 2017 JDRF Gingerbread Village Name of organization: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Website: www.jdrf.org Position description: Join us for the 25th Annual Gingerbread Village at the Sheraton Seattle! The volunteers at the Gingerbread Village are essential to creating awareness about JDRF and the type one diabetes community, ensuring our guests have a fantastic time,…


  • Public service opportunity: Written translation for Somali, Spanish, Vietnamese, Tagalog, Cantonese

    October 4, 2017

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    Position title: Written translation for Somali, Spanish, Vietnamese, Tagalog, Cantonese Name of organization: Graham Hill Elementary PTA Position description: Graham Hill Elementary is a diverse school in south Seattle serving families from many different communities. The Parent-Teacher Association would like to offer translation of flyers and newsletters for school activities in the five main languages…


  • Non-profit Internship Abroad

    October 2, 2017

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    Organization: One Heart Source One Heart Source is currently accepting applications for our 2018 Experiential Learning Programs in Cape Town, South Africa. We are offering a variety of 2, and 4-week volunteer programs and internships next summer. As an OHS Volunteer/Intern you will: Gain international experience for graduate school and employment. Develop skills in international…


  • Public service opportunity: Community Health Fellow

    September 29, 2017

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    Position title: Community Health Fellow Name of organization: Project Horseshoe Farm Website: projecthsf.org Position description: Horseshoe Farm offers an intensive 1 year (13 month) community-based gap year service and leadership development Fellowship.  It is geared to top recent college graduates from around the nation interested in community health and education, non-profit and organizational management, social…


  • Job opportunity: Program Assistant with Jumpstart

    September 27, 2017

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    Job Title: Jumpstart Program Assistant Department: Center for Experiential Learning and Diversity (EXPD)/Undergraduate Academic Affairs Location: EXPD office/MGH 171 Website: http://www.washington.edu/jumpstart/ Hourly Wage: $15.00 Employment Period: Academic Year Hours Per Week: average of 8 – 12 hours and up to 19 hours/week Job Status: Open Nature of Organization Jumpstart recruits and trains college students to…

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