Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

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: Easterseals Adult Day Volunteer

    December 1, 2016

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    Position title: Easterseals Adult Day Volunteer   Name of organization: Easterseals   Website: http://www.easterseals.com/washington/our-programs/adult-services/EADS.html   Position description: Help us make Easterseals Adult Day program flourish by empowering adults with disabilities. Regardless of the individual’s diagnosis or disability, the Easterseals Adult Day programs provide a warm inviting place where friendships are made and people enjoy engaging…


  • Public service opportunity: Volunteer Coordinator Ghana

    November 29, 2016

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    Position title: Volunteer Coordinator Ghana   Name of organization: Original Volunteers   Website: http://www.originalvolunteers.co.uk   Position description: Our Ghana volunteer program team are looking for two exceptional individuals to provide summer support in a leadership/support role.   This is a short-term volunteer/leadership opportunity available between June 25th and September 10th 2017.   As a volunteer…


  • Public service opportunity: Activity Assistant for Senior Citizens

    November 29, 2016

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    Position title: Activity Assistant for Senior Citizens   Name of organization: Merrill Gardens at First Hill   Website: https://www.merrillgardens.com/senior-living/wa/seattle/merrill-gardens-at-first-hill/   Position description: Working with our Seniors.  Calling Bingo, playing games, exercise/walking groups. Also setting up for groups and musical shows. Also if you have any talent: musician/singer/artist/story teller or anything you think our resident's might…


  • Public service opportunity: Educational Programs Youth Coordinator

    November 29, 2016

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    Position title: Educational Programs Youth Coordinator   Name of organization: SIFF   Website: www.siff.net   Position description: SIFF's mission is to create experiences that bring people together to discover extraordinary films from around the world. It is through the art of cinema that we foster a community that is more informed, aware, and alive.  …


  • Public service opportunity: Festival Programming Manager

    November 29, 2016

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    Position title: Festival Programming Manager   Name of organization: SIFF   Website: www.siff.net   Position description: SIFF's mission is to create experiences that bring people together to discover extraordinary films from around the world. It is through the art of cinema that we foster a community that is more informed, aware, and alive.   OVERVIEW…


  • Public service opportunity: After school tutor and/or enrichment volunteer

    November 29, 2016

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    Position title: After school tutor and/or enrichment volunteer   Name of organization: YMCA of Greater Seattle- Powerful Schools   Website: ymcapowerfulschools.org   Position description: Program and Location:  YMCA Powerful Schools   John Muir Elementary Beacon Hill International School Graham Hill Elementary Hawthorne Elementary Wing Luke Elementary   Days/Times Volunteers Needed (when does program operate?):  …


  • Public service opportunity: Social Development, Environmental, and Reconstruction

    November 29, 2016

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    Position title: Social Development, Environmental, and Reconstruction   Name of organization: Mashikuna Ecuador   Website: www.mashikunaecuador.org   Position description: Mashikuna Ecuador offers opportunities to improve lives and strengthen communities.  Our local wisdom based projects are created to enhance collective impact, critical thinking and problem solving. Volunteer opportunities abound in Ecuador's coastal, amazon, and Andes regions. …


  • Undergraduate Internship Opportunity, SER-UW Native Plant Nursery

    November 29, 2016

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    Interested in getting hands-on experience with plants?  The SER-UW Native Plant Nursery is looking for two interns for Winter quarter 2017!  We're a student-run, on-campus native plant nursery looking for people who are excited about native plants and willing to learn more about them!  There are two positions for next quarter: an Education Internship and…


  • Conference Opportunity: Institute on Philanthropy & Voluntary Service

    November 15, 2016

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      INSTITUTE ON PHILANTHROPY & VOLUNTARY SERVICE June 3 – July 28, 2017 www.DCinternships.org/IPVS December 6 – Early Deadline for Summer 2017 ** Internships Placement – Courses for Credit – Furnished Housing – Community Leadership Projects** Spend 8 weeks taking action while getting a hands-on learning experience in the nation’s capital with the Institute on…


  • City of Seattle - Internship Opportunity

    November 15, 2016

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    The City of Seattle is offering a Public Art internship opportunity for college students: The Office of Arts & Culture is seeking a Public Arts Intern for the Public Art program, which is committed to activating and sustaining Seattle through arts and culture. The Public Art program is responsible for the management and stewardship of the…


  • Public service opportunity: Games based Math Tutor!

    November 10, 2016

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    Public service opportunity: Games based Math Tutor! Position title: Games based Math Tutor! Name of organization: Communities In Schools Seattle   Website: http://seattle.ciswa.org/   Position description: Communities In Schools of Seattle is seeking individuals ready to contribute to students growth!  Help kids with math in a fun, stress-free environment. This games based afterschool math program…


  • Public service opportunity: Political Advocacy Fellowship

    November 10, 2016

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    Public service opportunity: Political Advocacy Fellowship Position title: Political Advocacy Fellowship Name of organization: Public Interest Research Group - U.S. PIRG   Website: http://www.uspirg.org/home   Position description: We’re hiring Fellows to work on big problems: whether it’s stopping the overuse of antibiotics on factory farms, checking the influence of billionaires and Super PACs over our…


  • Service Learning: International Opportunities

    November 8, 2016

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    TRAFFICKING: Nepal Sex traffickers prey on young women in rural Nepal that want out of poverty. Traffickers promise them a job; instead girls are tricked into prostitution and sexual exploitation in India. Come help in the remote rural villages: teach English and literacy to create another life for these girls. No experience necessary. Or if…


  • Internship Opportunity with Senator Patty Murray

    November 8, 2016

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    Senator Murray is looking for interns in DC! The Washington, D.C. intern experience is designed to immerse interns in all areas of a Senate office while empowering interns to pursue their policy interests while serving the constituents of Washington state. Internships are writing intensive and successful applicants will exhibit strong written and verbal communications skills.…


  • Public service opportunity: Christmas Tree Sales Assistant

    November 8, 2016

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    Public service opportunity: Christmas Tree Sales Assistant Position title: Christmas Tree Sales Assistant Name of organization: El Centro de la Raza   Position description: El Centro de la Raza will be selling Christmas trees. This is an important fundraiser for our 49 community building programs and human services.   The lot is open 4pm-8pm Monday…

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