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Community Service Opportunities 2014 - 2015

Are you interested in a career in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math? Camp Invention might be for you! There are one week internships available June 22nd -26th at Skyline Elementary. You can get up to 40 hours of community service, learn about becoming an entrepreneur or inventor and gain leadership skills. Go to http://invent.org/camp-invention/ or you can contact kristinwells@frontier.com for more information.

Teen Leadership Council United Way of Snohomish County is looking for 15 dedicated teen volunteers for next school year. This is a great opportunity for students who are in Running Start, alternative ed programs or who are not involved in school leadership or just want to get more involved! The time commitment is about 2-4 hours per month. Applications are due June 26th. Go to http://www.uwsc.org for more information or call Amy Franklin at 425.374.5508.
 
Summer U at Cavelero is looking for student volunteers from July 27th through July 30th. Contact Sharon Closson at sclosson@washingtonea.org or call 509.327.2162 or 509.990-9516 to signup or to receive more information.

Summer 2015 Opportunities
Other options for summer ideas might be local walk-a-thons, giving blood, firehouse help, parks department, local churches, forest service, or fundraising activities for various non-profit organizations. Don't wait until the last minute - use summer to get ahead of the requirement!

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
  • Boys & Girls Club of Lake Stevens
  • 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.