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Special Events

Do you want to help us raise funds in a fun way? Do you want to gather food, school supplies, or toys for families and children in need? These are great opportunities for you, your family, your club, sports team, or work group to come out and feel good about giving back.

100+ Years of Service Volunteer Celebration Events for 2015

Volunteers of America Western Washington will be celebrating our 100 year anniversary throughout the 2015 calendar year and we welcome everyone to join us in the festivities.  Here is a list of upcoming events to celebrate the work that has been done over the past 100 years in Western Washington and for the continued efforts in the future that will help support our neighbors in need:

June 27th – Enjoy the Amazing Automobiles at the Greenwood Car Show!  You won't want to miss out on this annual event in the Greenwood community of Seattle!  There will be so much to do, whether your checking out the vintage cars, eating delicious foods, dancing to local music, or walking around and enjoying all of the support the Greenwood neighborhood shows to our Greenwood Food Bank. 

If you'd like to volunteer for this event, please click here: VOLUNTEER

July 4th and 5th –  Celebrate the 4th of July Weekend with the Everett AquaSox!  Help support VOAWW by donating non-perishable food items at this amazing community food drive!  Grabbing your baseball mitt and get ready to cheer on the AquaSox game as they take on the Hillsboro Hops.  Saturday, July 4th at 7:05pm.  Sunday, July 5th at 4:05pm.

If you'd like to volunteer for this event, please click here: VOLUNTEER

Aug 8th – Celebrate the Summer at the Greenwood Summer Streets Festival!  As the summer winds down, the fun in Greenwood ramps up!  Music, Food, Art, and more will make this one of the most fun days of the summer!  And don't forget to bring your non-perishable food items to our 'Cannedstruction' food drive competition hosted by Volunteers of America Western Washington.  All food donations will support the VOAWW Greenwood Food Bank!

If you'd like to volunteer for this event, please click here: VOLUNTEER

Aug 24th – Good Karma Monday with the AquaSox!  Purchase tickets at the gates on Monday, Aug. 24th for the Everett AquaSox vs. Salem-Keizer Volcanoes and proceeds from those tickets will go to support the amazing programs at Volunteers of America Western Washington.  Game time is 7:05pm.

If you'd like to volunteer for this event, please click here: VOLUNTEER

Community Volunteer Nights - Various Locations

Whether it’s just you and your sibling, niece or nephew, or with your kids, family-friendly volunteer opportunities provides families a way to positively impact their local community while spending quality time together and strengthening communication and bonds between parents and kids. Families can volunteer at our  monthly family-friendly volunteer projects, or hold a food drive on their own.
You do not have to go through volunteer orientation to participate in one of these events. Space is limited so please click on a date below to RSVP for an upcoming Community Volunteer Night. 

*Please note: These are not drop-off events. If your child is under the age of 16, there must be a parent or guardian present to volunteer with them. If your child is 16 or 17 and wants to volunteer alone, you must send them with a Parental Consent Form. Thank you!

Everett Food Bank Community Volunteer Night   

Sort food donations and repackage bulk food. Bring a canned food donation with you to kick off this event! 
1230 Broadway, Everett, WA 98201 

Thursday, May 28th | 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Thursday, June 25th | 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Greenwood FOod Bank Community Volunteer Night

Sort food donations and repackage bulk food.  Bring a canned food donation with you to kick off this event!
9041 Greenwood Ave N., Seattle, WA 98103

Friday, May 8th | 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Friday, June 12th | 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Group Volunteers

Whether you’re looking for a teambuilding opportunity for your workplace, church, school, or club, we want your support! We frequently use groups at our Everett Food Bank on Fridays from 9am-2pm. We also have a wide variety of special events for groups. Please contact Volunteer Engagement at 425-259-3191 so that we can discuss your options.  Some restrictions (day/time/location) may apply. 

EVERETT FOOD BANK GROUP VOLUNTEER DAY

Work as a team to sort through food drive donations, checking for expiration dates, and other helpful activities. We can accommodate a group size up to 30.  
1230 Broadway, Everett 98201 

Saturday, May 16th: 9am-11am | 11am-1pm
Saturday, June 20th: 9am-11am | 11am-1pm