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Assist in Event Management for Classical Music Concert!

We are Emerald City Music, a non-profit performing arts organization that brings amazing classical music to the arts community of Seattle's South Lake Union - in a casual, super-chic experience. We are currently looking for awesome volunteers to assist with ushering, ticket sales, bar hosting, stage/production, and at our donation table at our upcoming show in South Lake Union. Our team is small and dynamic, and we have tons of fun while making a big difference in the community! As a volunteer, you keep this mission of bringing classical music to Seattle alive! This live music project would NOT be possible without our volunteers. **Oh, and did we mention you get to see the concert for free?? You can even bring a guest if you like, and we’ll give them a free ticket!

Seattle, WA

5/24/19 5:00 PM

Learn to Ride a Bike – Series 2

Learn to Ride a Bike – Series 2 About: Outdoors for All enriches the quality of life for children and adults with disabilities through outdoor recreation. Help a participant (ages 5+) learn to ride a bike in this series. The Learn to Ride a Bike Series will focus on developing independence on a two-wheeled cycle. Course content includes cycle balance, braking, handling, and safety skills. Date & Time: 4 Saturdays: May 4th, 11th, 18th, and 25th from 8:30 AM–11:30 AM Location: Thurgood Marshall Elementary School (Seattle, WA), Google Maps Volunteer Expectations: 16 years or older and familiarity with riding bikes 6 Cycling Instructors (full-time): ability to commit to all 4 dates 3 Cycling Instructor (part-time): ability to commit to 2 date Required Training: 1. New Volunteer Orientation (required for all new volunteers) *see dates and sign up under the section VOLUNTEER TRAINING 2. Cycling Training Required for all new and return volunteers in our cycling program series Please choose 1 training date to attend and sign up for the training under the section VOLUNTEER TRAINING: Monday, April 1st 7:30 PM–8:30 PM Tuesday, April 23rd 7:30 PM–8:30 PM Outdoors for All Foundation in Magnuson Park, Google Maps Sign Up (external site) Saturday 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Cycling Instructor (Full Time) Saturday 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Cycling Instructor (Part Time)

Seattle, WA

5/25/19 8:30 AM

Helping Hands Needed

Helping Hands Ministries is a non-profit organization that helps to provide assistance to those in need in the local community and to the women and children of Peru. Helping Hands Thrift Store in Bothell needs your help! There is a variety of jobs that volunteers help with such as; fashion merchandising, restocking and organizing, pricing and tagging clothing, assisting staff with projects. Please come lend a hand. We look forward to meeting you!

Bothell, WA

5/25/19 10:30 AM +more

Come Volunteer on the Farm!

Paradise Farm is the headquarters site of Farmer Frog. We are growing using permacultural and modern practices, we have livestock, orchard, aquaponics and many other wonderful systems. We share the food with families in the community who have little or no access to fresh food. The space is often visited by schools and children of all ages 0-100, as well as groups who are transitioning, youth detention releasees and folks who live with mental illness. Because the farm is located in the middle of Paradise Valley Conservation Area, it is an important wildlife habitat and restoration site and an educational spot where people can learn how to grow food in harmony with wildlife and the natural ecosystem. Because we are in the conservation area,enter the farm through the Paradise Valley Conservation Area trail-head parking lot. The gate opens to a gravel driveway. Park just on the right side of the gravel driveway. Walk onto the farm.Come volunteer on the farm and learn about farming, food systems, and community!

Woodinville, WA

5/25/19 1:00 PM +more

Helping Hands Needed

Helping Hands Ministries is a non-profit organization that helps to provide assistance to those in need in the local community and to the women and children of Peru. Helping Hands Thrift Store in Bothell needs your help! There are a variety of jobs that volunteers help with such as; restocking and organizing merchandise, tagging and pricing clothing and accessorries, and assisting staff with projects. Please come lend a hand! We look forward to meeting you!

Bothell, WA

5/27/19 10:30 AM +more

Dig your Neighborhood at Cascade Giving Garden

Alleycat Acres reconnects people, place, and produce with a network of neighborhood run urban farms. In partnership with Friends of Cascade Park, Cascade P-Patch, the Y, and thousands of community volunteers, we transformed this corner of Cascade Park into a vibrant community farm! We welcome volunteers to come visit the garden every Monday evening, and to take home produce in exchange for their help. We are so excited to be growing food with the neighborhood, and distributing produce to Immanuel Community Services food bank, Recover Cafe, and O'rien Center. We need your help to keep things growing! We have a farm coordinator on site during open hours to guide work and share skills. Depending on the season, you can expect to learn how to: plant and care for edible vegetables, perennials, flowers, and natives build healthy soil identify and remove weeds create compost and Harvest! We will provide all the tools and gloves, but ask that you dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes. We will have water available but encourage you to bring a reusable bottle!

Seattle, WA

5/27/19 4:00 PM +more

Be a Part of Providing Shoes for All!

At Redeeming Soles we create opportunity and dignity through providing footwear for all. Volunteers will be helping at our warehouse to sort, clean process and distribute shoes. These shoes are used at large distribution events that help up to 2,000 clients in a few hours. We also supply over 70 of the most effective nonprofits in the greater Seattle area with shoes for their clients who need them.

Seattle, WA

5/29/19 11:00 AM +more

Dig your Neighborhood at Wetmore Community Farm!

Alleycat Acres reconnects people, place, and produce with a network of neighborhood run urban farms. In partnership with Seattle's Departments of Transportation and Neighborhoods, and thousands of community volunteers, we transformed this overgrown dead end street into a vibrant community farm! We welcome volunteers to come visit the garden every Wednesday evening, and to take home produce in exchange for their help. We are so excited to be growing food with the neighborhood, and distributing produce to neighborhood residents and Rainier Valley Food Bank. We need your help to keep things growing! Our farm coordinator, Maddie, is on site during open hours to guide work and share skills. Depending on the season, you can expect to learn how to: plant and care for edible vegetables, perennials, flowers, and natives build healthy soil identify and remove weeds create compost and Harvest! We will provide all the tools and gloves, but ask that you dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes. We will have water available but encourage you to bring a reusable bottle!

Seattle, WA

5/29/19 4:00 PM +more

Dig Your Neighborhood at 24th+Main Farm!

Alleycat Acres reconnects people, place, and produce with a network of neighborhood run urban farms. In partnership with Monicas Village Place, Catholic Community Services, and thousands of community volunteers, we transformed this parking strip behind their offices and apartment complex into a vibrant community farm! We welcome volunteers to come visit the garden every Thursday evening, and to take home produce in exchange for their help. We are so excited to be growing food with the neighborhood, and distributing produce to neighborhood residents, Mary's Place, and Cherry Street YWCA. We need your help to keep things growing! Our farm coordinator, Maddie, is on site during open hours to guide work and share skills. Depending on the season, you can expect to learn how to: plant and care for edible vegetables, perennials, flowers, and natives build healthy soil identify and remove weeds create compost and Harvest! We will provide all the tools and gloves, but ask that you dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes. We will have water available but encourage you to bring a reusable bottle!

Seattle, WA

5/30/19 4:00 PM +more

Volunteer at the Library!

The Washington Talking Book & Braille Library (WTBBL) provides a free public library service which includes easy access to the informational and recreational reading materials needed by individuals who are unable to read standard print material.With over 10,000 patrons around the state, WTBBL mobilizes volunteers to continue to provide quality services in a timely manner. Volunteers will process talking book players that have been returned from repair sites, shelve books, and assist with shipping prep. This is a big operation, and WTBBL needs your help making sure everyone - regardless of ability - has easy, supportive access to books and information. Let's make sure every Washington State resident has the opportunity to stay connected! NOTE: This site can NOT sign off on court-ordered volunteer hours. Please use the "court ordered allowed" search field on the calendar in order to find sites that can sign off on hours.

Seattle, WA

6/1/19 9:00 AM +more

Protect Pollinators in Rainer Beach!

The Green Line is a collaborative restoration project taking place under Seattle City Light's transmission corridor in South Seattle. We have studied wild bees in the area for 3 years, and planted one acre of pollinator habitat to test how pollinator populations are affected. We are excited to be expanding our planting area and working with many partners to investigate new ways to make public green space more inviting and accessible! At this project, you'll learn more about the 100+ species of bees our team has identified, and the native plants and nesting habitats they need to survive! We have samples from our bee survey collection for you to investigate, and can help you identify ways to help wild bees at home. We need your help to care for our native plantings, build soil health, and remove invasive weeds! On this day, we may be: spreading mulch to prepare new planting areas removing weeds creating compost We will provide all the tools and gloves, but ask that you dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes. We will have water and light refreshments available. It is a short drive to access a public restroom.

Seattle, WA

6/1/19 10:00 AM +more

Package Bulk Food at Jewish Family Services Food Bank

PCC Community Markets donates thousands of pounds of nutritious, bulk foods to their partnering food banks. Help Jewish Family Servicest Food Bank and PCC by packaging bulk, nutritious foods into family-sized portions! Jewish Family Services Food Bank uses the portioned food during regular distribution for those in need. Work Stations will be set up prior to volunteer arrival. Volunteers will be scooping bulk foods into family-sized portions, with a label. We appreciate those that can help with the clean up as well.

Seattle, WA

6/3/19 6:30 PM +more