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Find A Volunteer Center

Find A Volunteer Center

If you're looking for volunteer opportunities, or are an organization seeking volunteers, click your county on the map to consult your local volunteer centers.  Volunteer centers match people to programs and events, typically with online databases. The centers also help train in volunteer management and other aspects of non-profit administration.

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Click a County to find a center near you.

Learn about Youth Volunteering

Learn about Youth Volunteering

Young people wondering where and how to volunteer and organizations – schools or nonprofits –wanting to work more effectively with youth volunteers, should check out our tips and programs. 

Access Training

Access Training

Scroll below for notices of upcoming "live" volunteer management training sessions.  You can also access free online training modules in volunteer management and advocacy and download useful sample documents on our Volunteer Management Resources pages.    

Get Current

VCW, Washington Nonprofits and the Grays Harbor Community Foundation have joined together to offer a workshop in Aberdeen, March 6, 1-4 p.m.  It will feature the “how” and “why” of effective volunteer engagement, including the essential elements and infrastructure required to support volunteer involvement efforts and simple steps that strengthen volunteer programs.

The session will be lead by Nikki Russell, Director of Development and Community Engagement for United Neighbors of Jefferson County.  Nikki has over 20 years experience in volunteer management, including seven years as the lead trainer for United Way of King County’s Volunteer Center.

Washington Serves Plan

Whether you volunteer or manage volunteers, you benefit from state-wide support.  The Washington Serves Plan dispels myths about volunteering (it’s not free!) and presents a compelling vision for volunteerism.  Co-written by the Volunteer Centers of Washington and 501Commons, the plan addresses volunteer issues, identifies strategies for investment in volunteer infrastructure, and presents a comprehensive course of action towards a more sustainable volunteerism in Washington.