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One Time Event Support

SHORT TERM VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

BACKGROUND AND PROGRAM SCOPE:

Neighborhood House partners with diverse individuals and families to build community and achieve their goals for health, education and self-sufficiency. During the year, we offer a variety of fun community events, which rely heavily on volunteer support to make sure things run smoothly. These opportunities are a great option for program volunteers looking to branch out, corporate groups, or for individuals who are unable to make the long-term commitment required by most of our other positions.


COMMUNITY EVENT SUPPORT

1. Rainier Beach Back to School Bash: 8/11, 9:00am-5:00pm, South Shore School: 4800 S Henderson St, Seattle, 98118

The Rainier Beach Back to School Bash is a lively community event for families in southeast Seattle. In addition to a school supply giveaway, this event has information booths, games and food. Volunteers are needed for:

  • Event Set Up
  • Assist Event Sign In
  • Help at our Agency Outreach Table
  • Lead Kids Activities (face painting, games, arts and crafts, etc.)
  • Food Prep and Service
  • Garbage Pick Up and Monitoring of Compost/Recycle Bins
  • Event Clean Up


2. High Point Healthy Families Celebration: 8/15, 3:00-8:00pm, High Point Center, 6400 Sylvan Way SW, Seattle, 98126

The High Point Healthy Families Celebration is a community event where parents can receive valuable information about health resources and all school-aged kids receive backpacks and school supplies for the coming year. Volunteers are needed for:

  • Event Set Up
  • Assist Event Sign In
  • Help at our Agency Outreach Table
  • Lead Kids Activities (face painting, games, arts and crafts, etc.)
  • Food Prep and Service
  • Garbage Pick Up and Monitoring of Compost/Recycle Bins
  • Event Clean Up

3. NewHolly Family Fun Fest & Health Fair: 8/25, 9:00am-4:00pm, NewHolly Gathering Hall, 7054 32nd Ave S, Seattle, 98118

In partnership with several community agencies, Neighborhood House is hosting a community health fair in south Seattle. This event is an opportunity for families to get general health and wellness tips, while also getting to connect with community resources. There will also be activities for area children and food. Volunteers are needed for:

  • Event Set Up
  • Assist Event Sign In
  • Help at our Agency Outreach Table
  • Lead Kids Activities (face painting, games, arts and crafts, etc.)
  • Food Prep and Service
  • Garbage Pick Up and Monitoring of Compost/Recycle Bins
  • Event Clean Up

APPLYING
Anyone interested in volunteering for this position should complete our Volunteer Inquiry Form so that we can learn more about you. 
 
For questions about this, or any other Neighborhood House volunteer positions, contact Courtney Jacob, Volunteer Services Manager, at (206) 461-8430 ext. 2006 or courtneyj@nhwa.org.