Snohomish County is known for being a community that comes together with unity to give back when needed. With the new year approaching, there is no better time to consider giving back to Snohomish County with these fantastic volunteer opportunities. Whether looking to give your time to the local food bank or engage with animals in need, there are options for everyone’s interests and desires right at home in Snohomish County. Be sure to check out this list for some of the organizations needing help, sure to leave you feeling amazing for giving back to a worthy cause.
Volunteers of America Western Washington
Give your time to a meaningful cause at Volunteers of America Western Washington, where there are many different opportunities to fit a range of interests. From the local food bank in Everett to the Red Barn Community Farm in Everett, there is sure to be an opportunity to match your desire at Volunteers of America Western Washington. “Our services would not be possible without the generosity, dedication, and talent of volunteers like you.” Spend your time giving back to the local Snohomish County community with one of these fantastic opportunities through Volunteers of America Western Washington.
Red Barn Community Farm
6923 Larimer Road
Come dig in the dirt with Red Barn Community Farm in Everett, run by community volunteers. This farm specializes in growing fresh food for the local food banks, teaches locals about growing and farming, and provides a space for growing food in individual plots. Earn your green thumb at this friendly farm in need of additional volunteers at Red Barn Community Farm.
Everett Food Bank
Help those struggling with hunger and give your time to one of the Volunteers of America Western Washington Food Banks. Choose from three locations with two in Everett and one in Sultan. “Our food banks, food pantries, and distribution center all exist to tackle hunger in our community and also serve as touchpoints to connect our neighbors with basic needs.” Go online to see the Snohomish County food banks currently accepting volunteers.
Hand in Hand
9502 19th Avenue Southeast, Suite F
Give your time to a child in need at Hand in Hand in Everett, establishing “a community where children and families feel safe and supported.” Participate in the outreach program, foster support services, or hand in hand’s safe place for those interested in direct care services for youth. Evening and weekend availability are preferred for safe place volunteers as is compassion for those who have experienced trauma. The outreach program is an excellent choice for those looking to contribute to a variety of services including providing food, clothing, academic support, soccer outreach, and participation in community events. There are many wonderful opportunities to give your time to a meaningful cause at Hand in Hand. Go online for more information about volunteering.
15305 44th Avenue West
Help an animal in need at PAWS in Lynwood. From direct animal care, support services, and even outreach work, there is a fantastic volunteer opportunity waiting for you at PAWS. Take photographs of adoptable animals or be a cat room attendant — there are many openings waiting to be filled.
Participate in fundraising events, youth programs, or be part of the clinic call team for those who prefer indirect animal contact. For those interested in animal care, there are many opportunities to spend time with the animals. Consider being a dog walker or kennel attendant, or even learn more about becoming a wildlife care assistant. There are endless opportunities waiting for animal lovers like you at PAWS. View a list of all current volunteer openings online and get started with excellent use of your time at PAWS in Lynnwood.
Spend your time giving back to the wonderful community of Snohomish County with these fantastic volunteer opportunities. There is a need for help in many different specialties, so be sure to check out all of the options to find the perfect match.
Animal lovers rejoice at PAWS in Lynnwood for fantastic volunteer openings working with animals. Check out Volunteers of America Western Washington for a variety of options including work with food banks, the community farm, and more. Hand in Hand is ready to greet volunteers with compassion for working with our youth. Whatever your desire, there is sure to be a great volunteer match right in Snohomish County — an area all about giving back to its community and those in need. Start the new year off right and spend some quality time volunteering your skills to these fantastic causes.