Community Service Opportunities 2014 - 2015

Want to earn up to 10 community service hours? If you are a junior of senior then you can do a job shadow and learn about a future career. This is a pre-approved activity. Pick up a packet in the Career Center or talk to Ms. LaFortune for details.

Volunteer with Ebenezer Church monthly helping with their Pancake Breakfasts. Duties include setup, serving, & cleanup. This opportunity is available every 3rd Saturday of each month from 7:30 AM until 11:00 AM. Contact Mike Shepherd @ 425.231.9435 or 425.334.7517 to sign up.

Ready! for Kindergarten needs childcare volunteers. Come sign up for 4 dates and help watch kids while their parents attend classes to get their child ready for Kindergarten. Need students from 6:30pm to 8:00 pm on the following dates: March 16, 23, April 22 & May 13. Call or email Leslie Elsemore at elsemore.email@frontier.com or 425.335.8081 to sign up. Please commit to all 4 dates.

Adopt A Stream Foundation needs volunteers to help plant native trees along Pilchuck Creek. Available date: March 21st. Time is from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM. Please call Marla at 425.316.8592 or you can email her at marlak@streamkeeper.org for further details.

Sound Salmon Solutions needs volunteers on the following dates: March 28, April 11, April 25 & April 26 from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM. Come help plant native trees along Catherine Creek in Lake Stevens. Need more information? Please contact Lisa @ lisa@soundsalmonsolutions.org or 425.252.6686.

Volunteer with the National Downs Syndrome Society to raise money and awareness of Downs Syndrome. Email autumn.long@dsasc.org or call 425.419.8792 if you need more information how to help this cause.

Are you interested in Politics? Join Organizing for Washington, a Democratic organization that promotes the ideals of future Candidates. Internships and volunteer opportunities available. Contact Sara Monteith at 206.946. 2591 or email at smonteith@organizingforwashington.org.

LUDUS Youth Theatre Group is looking for actors/actresses and backstage help for their upcoming performance of Aladdin Junior. This is a fun way to get your community service hours done and entertain children at the same time! Contact Cheryl at 425.334.4042 or email her at cheryl@ludusyouththeatre.org for more information or to find out times.

Remember - the following organizations listed below need help ALL YEAR! Give them a call and see how you can volunteer throughout this school year.

  • Lake Stevens Family Center always needs helpers, contact Charlen Fysh at 425.397.7433
  • YMCA in Marysville, contact Amanda Knight at 360.651.1616
  • Lil Hungry Hearts, helping to feed hungry students in Lake Stevens, contact Anita Caffee at lilhungryhearts@msn.com
  • Earn a varsity letter in community service through Youth United. Must qualify and fill out application available on their website, http:// www.uwsc.org/varsityletter.php. There are deadlines to be eligible so make sure to check it out.