MLK, Jr. Day of Service Opportunities 2017

Choosing to make your day off a day on? You can make a positive impact in our community through any of the opportunities below:

Day- Of Opportunities:

United Way of Seattle-King County has a broad range of options ranging from meal prep to forest restoration.

The Corporation for National & Community Services and VolunteerMatch have searchable databases of events nation-wide.

The Seattle Times compiled a list of local events to honor and celebrate the legacy of Dr. King.

Year-round Opportunities:

Many HDC members depend on volunteers to fulfill their missions. These diverse and flexible opportunities mean you can help any time of the year.

Capitol Hill Housing: Help Capitol Hill Housing residents with one-on-one career and job skills mentorship.

Catholic Community Services of Western Washington/Catholic Housing Services: Diverse opportunities mean ranging from meal delivery to skilled services like acupuncture!

Compass Housing Alliance: Prepare and serve meals for Compass Housing Alliance clients.

Congregations for the Homeless: Serve men experiencing homelessness on the eastside.

Downtown Emergency Service Center: Serve people experiencing homelessness in Seattle.

El Centro de la Raza: Assist in the development office or foodbank, tutor a child, or help in a variety of other ways.

Friends of Youth: Serve youth experiencing homelessness on the eastside.

Habitat for Humanity: Volunteer at a construction site or help in Habitat offices.

Hopelink: Diverse opportunities from meal delivery and food bank assistance to mentoring/tutoring adults.

Imagine Housing: Support a community event or help with property improvements.

InterIm: Assist InterIm events in Chinatown International District.

International Rescue Committee: Serve refugees in our community.

Jewish Family Service: Foodbank, home delivery, and other options to serve.

Low Income Housing Institute: Help out at the Urban rest stops or check out LIHI’s other options.

Mercy Housing: Property improvement and other opportunities.

Multi-Service Center: Diverse opportunities from meal delivery and food bank assistance to mentoring/tutoring adults.

Path With Art: Serve in the offices or art classes with Path for Art.

Pioneer Human Services: Become a mentor to someone in need.

Plymouth Healing Communities: Help residents with moving

Rebuilding Together: Help in the office or on rebuilding sites

Sea Mar: Volunteer opportunities at Sea Mar community health centers county wide.

SCIDPDA: Support neighborhood clean ups or other events in the CID!

The Sophia Way: Serve women experiencing homelessness on the eastside.

Sound Generations: Serve older adults by delivering meals, driving them to appointments, or other means.

YouthCare: Serve youth experiencing homelessness in our community