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. This resource will discontinue as of September 2018. Please visit Handshake, follow us on Facebook, or contact our office to find opportunities.

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://careers.uw.edu/resources/handshake/

https://www.volunteermatch.org/

http://volunteer.asuw.org/

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

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



  • Researcher, working remotely

    September 18, 2018

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    Position title: Researcher, working remotely   Name of organization: Ethics And Genetics   Website: http://www.ethicsandgenetics.org   Position description: We are an independent, non-profit civil society organisation, campaigning for public awareness and participation in bioscience policy. We are building a team of volunteers to help lay the foundations for an ambitious project. This project aims to…

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  • Program Coordinator at Peter's Place

    September 18, 2018

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    Position title: Program Coordinator at Peter's Place   Name of organization: Compass Housing Alliance   Website: https://chj.tbe.taleo.net/chj05/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=COMPASSHOUSINGALLIANCE&cws=1&rid=780   Position description: ABOUT THE POSITION: The Program Coordinator coordinates all aspects of emergency shelter program housing for a nightly co-ed shelter. They are responsible for directing, scheduling, supervising, and evaluating direct service staff to insure effective delivery…

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  • Walk To End Lupus Now Volunteer

    August 6, 2018

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    Position title: Walk To End Lupus Now Volunteer   Name of organization: Lupus Foundation of America   Website: www.lupus.org/pacificnorthwest   Position description: We need your help at our annual Walk To End Lupus Now on September 22, 2018 at Gas Works Park in Seattle, WA from 1:00-5:00 PM.  You will help set up the event,…

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  • PT Novice Rowing Coach

    August 6, 2018

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    Position title: PT Novice Rowing Coach   Name of organization: Seattle University Men's Crew   Website: http://www.seattleurowing.com   Position description: The team is a club program that is continually growing and becoming highly competitive. The ideal candidate should have competitive rowing and/or coaching experience as well as demonstrated organizational and communication skills.   Compensation: The…

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  • Hospice Volunteer Opportunities

    July 23, 2018

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    Hospice Volunteer Opportunities Hospice – a special kind of care Franciscan Hospice and Palliative Care invites you to join us as a volunteer, enhancing the compassionate care we provide to patients and families. Franciscan Hospice and Palliative Care was founded to affirm every life and find meaning until one's death. We work together as a…

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  • Teen Feed Part Time Meal Coordinator

    July 23, 2018

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    Description Teen Feed works with the community to offer support to meet basic needs, build strong relationships, and ally with homeless youth as they meet their future off the streets. The Part Time Meal Coordinator supervises all operational aspects of the evening meal program, including the supervision and support of meal team volunteers, Advocates, & Allies; engagement…

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  • Public service opportunity: Website Manager

    July 18, 2018

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    Position title: Website Manager Name of organization: Beacon Hill Youth Soccer Website: www.bhys.org Position description: We are in need of a person to manage and update our current recreational youth soccer website.  We need content added and essential information added/organized in order for our community of players, parents, coaches, etc. to efficiently access info.  We…

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  • Public service opportunity: Conservation Internship

    July 18, 2018

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    Position title: Conservation Internship Name of organization: Crees Website: www.crees-manu.org Position description: This is an opportunity that requires the participant to contribute to the cost of the program. If you are still interested, then please read on. Crees is seeking motivated and dedicated individuals looking to develop their work experience and CV by contributing to…

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  • Public service opportunity: IGNITE Fellowship

    July 18, 2018

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    IGNITE is building a national movement to dramatically increase the pool of women who are prepared and eager to become the next generation of political leaders. As a nonpartisan 501c3, IGNITE builds political ambition in high school and college-aged young women in their own communities. Our vision is to build a movement of young women…

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  • Public service opportunity: Volunteer with United to Benefit Ecuadorian Children, International

    July 18, 2018

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    Position title: Volunteer Name of organization: UBECI Website: http://ubeci.org/site/ Position description: There are many opportunities at UBECI. One of the main programs is Street Children, where volunteers go to markets to play and teach the children who would otherwise be working in the markets 12 hours a day with their parents. The second main program…

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  • Public service opportunity: Inspiration Playground Ambassador

    July 18, 2018

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    Position title: Inspiration Playground Ambassador Name of organization: City of Bellevue Website: https://parks.bellevuewa.gov/programs/volunteer-opportunities/recreation-volunteering/inspiration-playground-ambassador/ Position description: Help us make our community fun and inclusive!  The Inspiration Playground was built to be an inclusive play space for people with and without disabilities to use together.  Help us represent the playground's mission and engage our community.  Ambassadors will…

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  • Public service opportunity: CCRA Applications for UW Dream Project

    July 18, 2018

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    The Dream Project is hiring College & Career Readiness Assistants (CCRA) for the 2018-2019 academic year! CCRAs support and deepen the work of the current Dream Project mentorship model and support partner school College and Career Counselors in targeting and supporting high school and middle school students in the South King County region with multiple…

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  • Homework Helper for 2018-2019 School Year

    July 16, 2018

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    Summary: The Seattle Public Library provides homework help and learning activities for K-12 students during the school year. Volunteers support students’ success in school by helping them develop literacy and mathematics skills, understand homework assignments, and prepare for college. Volunteers tutor students in all academic subjects and may also specialize in high school subjects. Most…

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  • Public service opportunity: Childcare Volunteer

    July 12, 2018

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    Position title: Seeking volunteers to help with childcare Name of organization: Neighborhood House Position description: Neighborhood House is currently offering a Ready to Work ESL class at our High Point Center in West Seattle. Many students from the program have children of their own and are unable to attend class unless they can find childcare.…

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  • Public service opportunity: One-on-one Counselor; Program Staff; Medical Staff (Camp Promise)

    July 12, 2018

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    Camp Promise-West (www.camppromise.org) is a one-week overnight camp that is provided free of charge for kids, teens, and adults with muscular dystrophy and select neuromuscular diseases. We believe all kids should get to experience the magic of camp, regardless of their medical needs or physical abilities. Our schedule is jam packed with theme days, pranks,…

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