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.



  • Gala Item Pick-Up Volunteer

    September 27, 2016

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    Position title: Gala Item Pick-Up Volunteer   Name of organization: FareStart   Website: http://www.farestart.org/   Position description: Come support FareStart's, Great Food, Better Lives Gala Auction this year on October 9th. We are looking for volunteers to help out with the check-out component of the live and silent auction. Volunteers can expect to assist with…


  • Volunteer Tutor

    September 27, 2016

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    Position title: Volunteer Tutor   Name of organization: Lutheran Community Services NW   Website: https://refugeechildren.net/   Position description: The Refugee and Immigrant Children's Program serves refugee and immigrant youth who are resettling alone in the United States. They have left behind war, persecution or instability that separated them from their families. International agencies and the…


  • Volunteering opportunities in India

    September 27, 2016

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    Position title: Volunteering opportunities in India   Name of organization: Udayan Care   Website: http://www.udayancare.org/   Position description: We offer a vast range of positions within our organization. The two main sectors of activities are: a) Work in one of the children’s homes. Principal tasks and projects: - Social, psychological, health, cognitive assistance: support the…


  • Citizenship Tutor - Training in early October!!

    September 27, 2016

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    Position title: Citizenship Tutor - Training in early October!!   Name of organization: St. James Immigrant Assistance   Website: www.stjames-cathedral.org/immigrant   Position description: Assist an adult refugee or immigrant to learn or improve their English in preparation for passing the Naturalization Exam for U.S. Citizenship. Immigrants with U.S. citizenship have better job opportunities and improved…


  • Citizenship/ESL Tutor- Seattle

    September 27, 2016

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    Position title: Citizenship/ESL Tutor- Seattle   Name of organization: Neighborhood House   Position description: Neighborhood House exists to help diverse communities of people with limited resources attain their goals for self-sufficiency, financial independence, health and community building. The Citizenship/ESL Program targets adult English learners and offers clients assistance with the process of naturalization. Services include…


  • Girls Who Code Facilitator

    September 26, 2016

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    Position title: Girls Who Code Facilitator   Name of organization: Girls Who Code / King County Library /Des Moines Library   Website: https://girlswhocode.com/volunteer/   Position description: Our volunteer instructors are at the core of the Girls Who Code Clubs Program. This is a truly unique opportunity to empower women in CS and help transform the…


  • We're Building a New Playground!

    September 20, 2016

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    Position title: We're Building a New Playground!   Name of organization: Beacon Hill International School   Website: www.beaconhilles.seattleschools.org   Position description: Last spring, our aging play structure was removed due to safety concerns. Needless to say, it left a huge whole in our school and in our hearts. Finally, thanks to a huge rallying of…


  • Volunteers Needed for the Fremont Oktoberfest 5K

    September 19, 2016

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    Position title: Volunteers Needed for the Fremont Oktoberfest 5K   Name of organization: Fremont Chamber of Commerce   Website: http://www.fremontoktoberfest.com   Position description: We have over 1,000 runners and scramblers participating in the Fremont Oktoberfest 5K and Street Scramble. We need energetic, well-organized volunteers to get everyone checked in and registered. Race Start volunteers will…


  • Farm to Table Child Care Volunteer

    September 15, 2016

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    Position title: Farm to Table Child Care Volunteer   Name of organization: Seattle Tilth   Website: http://www.seattletilth.org/get-involved/volunteer/kitchen/farm-to-table   Position description: Seattle Tilth's Farm to Table preschool program works with low-income preschools to provide hands-on cooking and nutrition education to children, teachers/staff, and parents. Students increase reverence for their food and health by preparing and eating…


  • Membership and Development Associate

    September 14, 2016

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    Position title: Membership and Development Associate   Name of organization: SIFF   Website: www.siff.net   Position description: Reporting to the Director of Philanthropy, the Membership & Development Associate is responsible for cultivating and retaining relationships with members and donors and maintaining SIFF’s donor/member database and providing support for all philanthropy programs (individual giving, membership, data…


  • City Year AmeriCorps Member

    September 14, 2016

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    Position title: City Year AmeriCorps Member   Name of organization: City Year   Website: www.cityyear.org   Position description: City Year is dedicated to helping students and schools succeed. Diverse teams of City Year AmeriCorps members serve full-time in urban schools, providing high-impact student, classroom, and school-wide support to help students stay in school and on…


  • Seattle MathFest 2016!

    September 13, 2016

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    Position title: Seattle MathFest 2016!   Name of organization: Zeno   Website: http://zenomath.org/volunteer/volsmf16/   Position description: MathFest is a free celebration where children ages 3 - 11 and their families play carnival-like math games, win prizes and have fun. While playing, children and adults alike build their confidence in and enthusiasm for math. Volunteers are…


  • Refugee and Immigrant Youth Coding Camp Assistant

    September 8, 2016

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    Position title: Refugee and Immigrant Youth Coding Camp Assistant   Name of organization: Coalition for Refugees from Burma   Website: www.allburmarefugees.org   Position description: CRB seeks a Youth Coding Camp Assistant who can help CRB staff develop fun games and activities for our upcoming Youth Coding Camp. As the number of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering…


  • Volunteer at the Seattle Walk to End Alzheimer's

    September 8, 2016

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    Position title: Volunteer at the Seattle Walk to End Alzheimer's   Name of organization: Alzheimer's Association   Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/volunteer-at-the-walk-to-end-alzheimers-pacific-northwest-tickets-26487441651?aff=es2   Position description: Join us as a volunteer at The Pacific Northwest Walk to End Alzheimer's! Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event…


  • NHE Youth Tutor

    September 7, 2016

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    Position title: NHE Youth Tutor   Name of organization: Newport Heights Elementary School     Position description: The NHE Youth Tutoring Program is looking for volunteers to provide one-to-one tutoring, reading assistance, and classroom help for students with severe disabilities. Location: Newport Heights Elementary School in Bellevue   School is from 8-2:25 (8-12:05 on Wednesdays).…

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