Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer with us and experience the joy of serving others!

Are you interested in developing a relationship with the community you're serving, as well as those you serve with? Join us at our next Volunteer Orientation to learn the multiple ways you can get involved in serving our community! In the meantime, search through the list of our current volunteer opportunities in the table below.  Please note that not all volunteer opportunities may be available at the time of application.

Volunteer Orientations are held twice monthly in both Everett and Seattle.  Please check our Events Calendar to register for an upcoming Volunteer Orientation, and don't forget to fill out our Volunteer Application form.

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Position NameAdditional InfoLocationOpportunity TypeContact Information
2-1-1 Information & Referral SpecialistGain first-hand knowledge of current local social issues and community needs. Acquire experience navigating social service delivery system while advocating for callers. Improve communication, problem-solving, and customer service. Enhance computer skills. Serve your community by helping others access needed services.Everett, WA, 98201GeneralElisa Delgado
425-259-3191 X2311
Administrative Assistant VolunteerProvide front desk reception relief for breaks, lunches and special projects.Everett, WA, 98201AdministrativeKatie Prettyman
Assistant for Employee Reward ProgramOur employee work so hard each and every day to assist vulnerable children, families, and seniors. Come and help our Staff Recruiter develop a rewards program to thank them for all that they do!Everett, WA, 98201AdministrativeOlga Fedorovski
425-259-3191 X2251
Assistant Recreational Travel FacilitatorHelp facilitate positive travel experiences for participating adults with disabilities. Assist with traveling logistics (airplane, van, cruise ship etc.) and maintain positive attitude throughout trip, attend to needs of participants as needed.Exact location of Opportunity: VariesRecreational Activities
Case Management InternshipGain experience working with homeless families in a social service agency.EverettHomelessness & Shelters
Chat InternAre you looking for real-world experience working with clients? Are you interested in learning the skills of crisis intervention and suicide intervention/prevention? Do you recognize the need for integrating technology in the mental health and human services fields? Are flexible hours and the ability to study and work on assignments while interning important to you? Our ideal candidate is someone who thinks creatively. Someone who has problem solving skills, mental flexibility, and common sense. Someone who is compassionate, who can see the world from another person’s point of view, and demonstrates respect for diversity. Everett, WA, 98201Mental HealthRena Fitzgerald
Chat SpecialistProvide confidential and non-judgemental online support to individuals in crisis via internet messaging (IM).Volunteers must work on site in Everett for staff supportMental HealthRena Fitzgerald
Food Bank Assistant VolunteerThe Food Bank Assistant helps clients with food bank shopping. They also help with restocking products in coolers, freezers, and shelves.EverettHunger & Food Bank
Food Rescue Driver and AssistantOur Food Banks are in need of volunteer drivers and driver’s assistants to perform the collection and distribution of perishable and non-perishable food. The Food Rescue Driver and Assistant will meet at their local Volunteers of America Food Bank, drive the predetermined route, collect food from donation sites, and unload food when returning to the food bank.North Seattle, Everett, Sultan, and Mill CreekHunger & Food Bank
Front Desk VolunteerDuties include customer service, reception, answering the phone, taking messages, greeting clients, returning phone calls, and other clerical duties as needed.1230 Broadway Ave.Administrative
Home Delivery VolunteerHelp our neighbors - deliver food to home-bound seniors and individuals with disabilities in your neighborhoodNorth Seattle, Everett, Sultan, and Mill CreekHunger & Food Bank
Human Resources InternshipThis position works closely with the Human Resources Team for Volunteers of America Western Washington. The Human Resources Assistant supports the processes in the Human Resources Department by assisting with the administration of the day-to-day operations. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in all aspects of Human Resources including planning and development, employee relations, administration, employment law, recruitment, hiring, interviewing and training.Everett, WA, 98201AdministrativeKim Conant
425-259-3191 X2206
IT Maintenance PositionAssist in maintaining efficient IT services to the 500 Volunteers of America staff members.EverettComputers & Technology
PreSchool Classroom AidThe Classroom Assistant position is an opportunity to support the classroom teachers in preparing educational tasks and duties for both school and after-school work. Volunteers will also be able to contribute to classroom projects such as reading and artwork as well assists the lead teacher in child supervision for both classroom and outdoor activities.ECEAP Preschool - Everett, SultanEducation & Literacy
Ready to Work FacilitatorSupport a program that helps those who are unemployed or underemployed find a job.EverettEducation & Literacy
Recreation/Education Program AssistantThe Recreation/Education Program Assistant helps plan and implement weekly recreational activities and life-skills workshops for adults with Developmental Disabilities. Everett, Seattle, and SultanRecreational ActivitiesKatie Prettyman
425-259-3191 X2714
Resident Manager - Maud's HouseMaud's House is a community living setting which houses homeless women with children for up to ninety (90) days. Maud's House will provide a safe, healthy and supportive environment for women committed to change.Marysville, WAHomelessness & SheltersJoell Coltrane
Sky Valley InternshipSky Valley Intern will learn and practice case management skills such as client interviews, needs assessments, client resource referral, record keeping, and follow up assessment and documentation.Sky Valley Community Resource Center - SultanAdministrative
Veteran Household Goods Delivery DriverDeliver furniture and other donated household goods to homeless veterans moving into apartments.WAAll