Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

Public service opportunities bulletin

Thanks for visiting our Public Service Opportunity Bulletin where we post 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.

You can also search for other short- or long-term volunteer opportunities on these websites:

https://www.uwkc.org/volunteer/

https://www.nationalservice.gov/serve/search



  • Public service opportunity: Assistant to the Executive Director

    February 1, 2018

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    Position title: Assistant to the Executive Director Name of organization: Bridge Disability Ministries Website: www.bridgemin.org Position description: Assisting the Executive Director in development, planning and organization in regards to upcoming fund-raising events in the calendar year 2018.  This internship would afford someone the opportunity to learn the development and fund-raising skills needed to successfully operate…


  • Public service opportunity: Seattle's Goodwill Youth Employment, Education & Career Fair Volunteer

    February 1, 2018

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    Position title: Seattle's Goodwill Youth Employment, Education & Career Fair Volunteer Name of organization: Seattle Goodwill Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/154232385222909/ Position description: Seattle's Goodwill is hosting a career fair for youth and young adults that includes not only career opportunities but also education and employment opportunities. This event is a great opportunity for youths and young adults…


  • Public service opportunity: Admin Intern

    February 1, 2018

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    Position title: Admin Intern Name of organization: Accelerator YMCA Website: https://www.seattleymca.org/accelerator/volunteer Goals of Internship: The Admin Program Intern will support, administration duties, data entry, archiving, compliance reviews and programmatic quality control. The internship, while having clear goals and responsibilities, is a chance for the intern to explore areas of interest to them and have agency…


  • Public service opportunity: Solar Power Project Volunteer in Costa Rica

    February 1, 2018

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    Position title: Solar Power Project Volunteer in Costa Rica Name of organization: Green Life Volunteers Website: http://www.glvolunteers.com/ Position description: Solar Power Project - A Hands On Workshop INTRO: Are you passionate about renewable energies? Would you like to learn more about solar energy? Would you be interested in helping to get power to off-grid remote…


  • Public service opportunity: Peer Health Educator

    February 1, 2018

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    Public service opportunity: Peer Health Educator Position title: Peer Health Educator Name of organization: Peer Health Educators Website: tinyurl.com/joinphe Position description: PHE stands for the Peer Health Educators. We are all student volunteers who facilitate workshops, organize events, run health campaigns, and inspire passion for student health issues in groups all over campus. We are…


  • Community Leadership: Summer Internships in DC

    January 19, 2018

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    Our Washington, DC based summer institute focused on Community Leadership and Service is now accepting applications for the February 7, 2018 Priority Deadline.  We are very happy to announce that through our Leadership Scholars Program, we have at least 25 full scholarships to aid students in attending our summer 2018 programs in Washington, DC. Details…


  • 21 Progress - Paid Internship Opportunity

    January 16, 2018

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    This summer, 21 Progress will be hosting 8 first-years, sophomores, and juniors for a 6-week learning intensive experience focused on leadership development and social change work. Program info: http://bit.ly/boldsummer


  • 2018 Climate Resilience Summit!

    December 1, 2017

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    Sustainable Seattle will be convening the 3rd in a series of conferences under the banner of our Pacific Northwest Resilience Challenge in January-the 2018 Climate Resilience Summit. The movement to build our climate resilience has powerful implications for the future of our region – from how we deal with the increasing threats of climate disruption…


  • Public service / Internship Opportunity: Habitat Restoration and Land Management

    November 22, 2017

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    Position title: Habitat Restoration and Land Management Intern Name of organization: Nisqually Land Trust Website: http://nisquallylandtrust.org/ Position description: Founded in 1989, the Nisqually Land Trust acquires and manages critical lands to permanently benefit the water, wildlife and people of the Nisqually River Watershed. Today, we protect and steward over 5,800 acres between the park and…


  • Job posting: Social Justice Fund NW Project Manager (Temporary, FT)

    November 20, 2017

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    Social Justice Fund NW is a member-funded foundation that supports the creation of a just society through fundraising, grantmaking, and member involvement. The foundation provides essential resources to organizations in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming to strengthen grassroots efforts in the broad-based movement for progressive, systemic social change. Employment Type: Full-Time Staff, Exempt Salary: $50,000…


  • Public service opportunity: Looking for Santa's Little Helpers

    November 17, 2017

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    Name of organization: El Centro de La Raza Website: elcentrodelaraza.org Position description: Join the Christmas Tree Sales Team: Nov 24th, 2017- Dec 20th, 2017 The Christmas Tree Sale begins November 24th through Wednesday, December 20th 2017. El Centro de la Raza will be selling Christmas trees as an important fundraiser for our 49 programs and…


  • Public service opportunity: Support early learners in a preschool setting

    November 13, 2017

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    Name of organization: Neighborhood House Website: www.nhwa.org Position description: We are seeking volunteers to provide preschool classroom support at our preschools in south Seattle and West Seattle. Volunteers in this role assist teaching staff, help supervise students during activities, work individually with students who may need extra support and have fun building relationships with the…


  • Public service opportunity: Volunteer Recruitment/Coordinator

    November 13, 2017

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    Position title: Volunteer Recruitment/Coordinator Name of organization: Atlas Assistance Dogs Website: https://www.atlasdog.org Position description: This is an opportunity to find and onboard volunteers to help build a new non-profit, Atlas Assistance Dogs. The Volunteer Recruiter will: - Work with members of the board to assess volunteer needs and prioritize volunteer positions - Write position descriptions -…


  • Public service opportunity: APALA Seattle Paid Internship

    November 13, 2017

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    Position title: Membership Engagement Coordinator 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 to engage our membership through educational meetings. APALA’s national and local networks provide…


  • Public service opportunity: Seattle Community Farm

    November 8, 2017

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    Want to spend a day outside volunteering with an awesome group of community members? Come help us prepare the Seattle Community Farm for winter. We’ll be weeding and prepping garden beds to ensure they are ready to grow nutritious food next spring. With your help, our community will continue to have an active and vibrant…

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