Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

September 20, 2016

We’re Building a New Playground!

Position title: We’re Building a New Playground!


Name of organization: Beacon Hill International School




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 community support, parent volunteers and generous donors, we’re finally getting a new playground this October.

This is a big project, completed over the course of 3 days, and we need a lot of extra hands.

Volunteer receive breakfast, lunch, water and all necessary tools.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to add a highlight to their resume, leadership positions also available (Team Leaders).


Time commitment: full shift


Skill requirements:

No experience necessary, will train. Volunteers should be prepared to work outdoors all day and come prepared with a playful mindset.


Start date: 10/24/16


End date: 10/26/16



Beacon Hill Intl. School, 2015 14th Ave. S, Seattle, WA 98144


How to apply:

Please register using the following link:


You’ll be able to select the day(s) you are able to volunteer and choose whether to be a team leader or not. Team Leaders will need to participate in a brief training on the 24th from 4:00-5:00pm and arrive at 6:30am on Build Day -Whew! That’s a TALL order! If none of the days/times work for you, please contact Meri Joswiak to discuss other ways to participate (prep work, childcare, food service…)


Supervisor contact info:

Meri Joswiak