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    If you need service learning hours for your graduation requirement, here are some opportunities that you are able to do in person or virtually. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact TCS Counselor, Ms. Michele Hayes, or the Career Center, Mr. Edward Rho. 


    Interact Club at TCS!

    The Interact Club meets twice a month (Mondays) at 12:30 pm. We partner with the Lake Union Rotary to plan service-learning activities, attend leadership conferences, and build a community around volunteering. Please join us on the following dates on the TCS Interact Club Teams Channel:
     
    February 22,
    March 8 & 22
    April 5, 19 
    May 3, 17 
    June TBD 

    All are welcome! Please email Ms. Hayes for more information: mrhayes1@seattleschools.org


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    Butterfly Pediatric Therapy (Volunteer & Shadow Opportunities)

    Butterfly Pediatric Therapy offering volunteer and shadow opportunities to observe children with special needs from age 0 -13 yrs and their treatment process at the clinic. Their highly-skilled therapist can provide valuable learning to someone looking at a future career in child development or a related field. 

    Contact info:

    425-615-7771

    info@butterflypeds.com 


    View Ridge Elementary School: Volunteers Needed! (Virtual Volunteer) 

    View Ridge Elementary School needs volunteers for Elementary Students with extra homework help, reading, math, and other subjects. For more information, please contact Denise Koenig, School Secretary. 

    Sign up today!

    Volunteer Application Process 

    Volunteers first need to go through the SPS Volunteer Application. For remote volunteering, they would be considered “Category B Volunteers" (Category B is volunteer remotely – working 1:1 with students).

    Remote/Virtual Volunteer Guide

    If interested in becoming a Remote/Virtual volunteer, please view the guide and find how. 

    SPS Handbook

    For more helpful resources. about SPS volunteer, please view the SPS handbook. 

    Hours: 

    Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday after 3 PM

    Wednesday after 1:45 PM


    Food Lifeline 

    https://foodlifeline.org/volunteer/

    Support Food Lifeline's effort to provide food to our communities by helping us distribute emergency food boxes through various locations or by packing food in our warehouse. 


    University Food Bank

    (https://www.udistrictfoodbank.org/involved/).

    Ages 15-17 accompanied by a parent/guardian. 

    Hannah (Volunteer Coordinator)206-523-7060 ext. 706.

    Description: Volunteers are helping to distribute food to customers 6 days a week. Volunteers assist with packing premade non-perishable boxes, shopping for customers, sorting donations, restocking shelves, and helping maintain a clean and safe grocery store.


    Magnuson Park Community Food Pantry

    (https://www.solid-ground.org/volunteer/magnuson-parkcommunity-food-pantry-volunteer/).

    Ages 14 and older. Call at 206-694-6700.

    The food pantry is open every Wednesday from 11 am-2 pm, with volunteer shifts from 10 am-1 pm and 12-3 pm (or volunteers can do both shifts).

    Both one-time and ongoing regular volunteer opportunities are available to individuals and groups. Description: Magnuson Park Community Food Pantry seeks volunteers to help provide food for Sand Point residents


    Tutor Students Online

    Schoolonwheels.org – For students ages 16-18

    Learntobe.org – For students ages 12-15 (Parent/guardian must be present)


    Teen Gives

    (https://teensgive.org/virtual/)

    16 and older; Under 16 with parental approval.

    Recurring (after-school programs) clubs for the list of requirements.


    Be My Eyes

    (https://www.bemyeyes.com/)

    Ages 17 and older

    Recurring (possibly changing the person you help)

    You will download an app and be paired up with a person when someone needs help. It could be that someone cannot read a label on something or they want to know what color something is. They will facetime you and you will hopefully be able to meet their needs.

     


    Digital Volunteering at Smithsonian

    (Transcription Center)

    https://www.si.edu/volunteer/DigitalVolunteers

    Ages 13 and older or have completed 8th grade. If you are under 16 you need a parent’s consent.

    Transcribe historic documents and collection records to facilitate research

    Click below for instructions for how to transcribe the documents:

    https://transcription.si.edu/instructions

     


    Service Salute

    (https://www.servicesalutevolunteering.com/)

    Description: Write cards to essential workers. Every Saturday, you will receive an email listing the various

    Locations you can choose from to send your cards. After you make you thank you cards you will carefully Transcribe the corresponding address onto an envelope and mail it out. When you finish writing a card or

    have any questions email servicesalute@gmail.com.

    About three cards per week would get you one service hour.

    No age requirements.

    Mask-making for Solid Ground

    Call at 206-694-6700 or 206-694-6804 if you have questions.

    Pick up supplies’ weekdays, 10am-2pm, at Solid Ground’s Wallingford offices at 1501 N 45th St, Seattle, WA

    98103

    Call 206.694.6700 when you arrive, and a staff member will meet you at the door.

     


    United Way of King County

    United Way of King County brings caring people together to give, volunteer, and take action to help people in need and solve our community’s toughest challenges. United Way offers great volunteer opportunities both in-person and virtually. Please visit the United Way of King County website. 


    Volunteer Match

    Search Volunteer Opportunities. VolunteerMatch is the #1 volunteer-engagement network. Find volunteer information and listings in your local community now! Please visit the Volunteer Match


    Seattle Work

    Seattle Work offers great volunteer opportunities both in-person and virtually around the Seattle community! Find volunteer information and listings in your local area now! Please visit the Seattle Work website. 


    Seattle Art Museum

    SAM involves hundreds of volunteers in dynamic and engaging opportunities at all three museum sites. Our volunteers provide great customer service, support administrative tasks, facilitate art experiences, and more.
    Prospective volunteers should be passionate about art and enjoy interacting with the public. We have Open Volunteer positions for people able to make at least a six-month commitment to a weekly or every-other-week schedule. We also occasionally offer One Day Volunteer opportunities for people who are not able to make a longer commitment. Click below for volunteer applications.
    Seattle Art Museum Volunteers


    Museum of Pop Culture

    Various volunteer jobs are available for students 16 and up. MoPOP’s community of passionate volunteers enhances the guest experience while extending the staff’s reach. Join our team! 
    MoPop Volunteer Information Page


    Museum Of Flight

    The Museum Apprentice Program (MAP) is a FREE year-round program that provides high school students with unique and exciting volunteer opportunities. During this program, students work on projects related to the museum field, education, oral histories, living history, documentary making, and public service. Students who join MAP will learn about exhibit design, practice presentation, and teaching techniques, and delve into aviation and space-related topics. Museum Apprentice Program The Museum of Flight relies on our volunteers to give docent tours and run our many diverse programs. New volunteers are required to attend a Volunteer Orientation, which is held on a monthly basis, and additional training may be required for specific volunteer assignments. Active volunteers are asked to record a minimum of 8 hours of work per month, throughout the year.
    MOF Volunteer Opportunities


    Pacific Science Center

    The Science Center has various volunteer opportunities available, click on the link below to go to their web page. Pacific Science Center


    Seattle Children's Hospital Volunteer Program

    Children is opening applications for Volunteers for just a few days.  If you are interested in volunteering at the hospital click on the link below for more details.  This is a great opportunity to get involved in a hospital environment and get your service learning hours.  At this time the applications are only for people 18 years of age and older.  Applications for students 16 to 17 years old will open sometime in the Spring.
    Seattle Children's Volunteer Program