Community Service Opportunities 2014 - 2015 

Buddy Walk on September 28th @ Harvey Airfield in Snohomish. Contact the airfield for volunteer information.

Want to help out with LSHS Football this season? We need helpers for the 
‘first down’ chains along the sidelines for the following Monday games. October 6th, October 27th, and November 3rd. Times are from 4:45 PM to 7:00 PM. Interested? Contact Jason Pearson to sign up and get your hours counted. 

LS Youth Advisory Council is beginning again. First meeting is September 30th from 3:00 - 4:00 PM at the Lake Stevens City Hall Community Center. Come and help plan the "spooktacular" Halloween event for the LS Family Center. Be a part of a great year round program to help community members. Contact Julie at 425.397.7433.

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.

Seattle Aquarium has two volunteer opportunities in their Youth Ocean Advocates Program. Youth Interpreter gives practical experience working in the field of marine science and Puget Sound: We Love You is a youth-designed campaign to inspire conservation of Puget Sound. Anyone interested must attend one of the orientations being held on September 30th or October 5th at the Seattle Aquarium. Go to http://www.seattleaquarium.org to get more information or to sign up email aquateens@seattleaquarium.org.

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.

Snohomish Conservation District is looking for 10-12 volunteers who have a passion for natural sciences, environmental stewardship and conservation of our water supplies. The internship meets once monthly. Recruitment for the internship will be in September 2014. Contact Laura Geoff at 
425.377.7018 or go to the Snohomish Conservation District website for more information.

North Lake Middle School is needing volunteers to help with their Math Club. They need tutors for 6th and 7th graders on Thursdays from 2:25 to 3:25. Sign up with Ms.Edinger at michelle_edinger@lkstevens.wednet.edu or calling NLMS at 425.335.1530 ext. 4088.

Project Linus Make a Blanket Day is back. Come to Pacific Fabrics in Everett and help organize material, sew, cut, and help volunteer to make blankets to be distributed to Snohomish County children. Contact Diane @ 425.252.4524 if you are interested in getting more details.

Providence Hospital "Festival of Trees" is getting ready for their 2014 event and taking volunteer sign ups now. Space is limited so sign up early to help out at this great event to benefit Providence's Childrens Foundation. There are lots of elaborately decorated trees to be viewed and auctioned off and they need help with the auction, monitoring trees, coat check and their ever popular Teddy Bear Breakfast. Contact Sharron White at sharron.white@providence.org or call 425.258.7999 f
or more information.

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.