Mission & Vision

Seattle Works connects volunteers, develops leaders, and builds community.

We're best known for:
  • Delivering accessible volunteer opportunities that help people get going.
  • Pairing those points of entry with a clear path for increased involvement.
  • Preparing people to join nonprofit boards and public commissions.
  • Being a valued, trusted and knowledgeable partner to great causes seeking to connect with new audiences.
From volunteer projects to classes to conversations, we're here to get you connected!


Our Vision

A thriving community of actively engaged individuals.

Guiding Principles

  • We believe in action and inspiring people to get involved.
  • We are participant and partner driven.
  • We are committed to excellence and innovation.
  • We equip the Seattle Works community with the resources to take action that aligns with their own interests and values.
  • We are fun and strive to make our programs both impactful and enjoyable.
Strategic Plan
Want to know where we're headed? Check out our 2011.2015 Strategic Plan, approved by our board in 2010. Here's to continued innovation and excellence!