Volunteer

Since the early days, volunteers have played an absolutely essential role in our success here at ASC, whether helping as class facilitators at the Family Resource Center, chaperones for youth activities, or behind-the-scenes support for events and day-to-day activities. Below is a list of our current available volunteer opportunities. If you find something that looks like a good fit, please download and print the linked forms to apply.

 

Once you have completed all forms, please mail them to:

Teresa Everett, Resource Development Officer
Atlantic Street Center
2103 S. Atlantic St.
Seattle, WA 98144

You can also fax them to us at (206) 329-2171, ATTN: Teresa Everett. Teresa will then contact you for further information or to schedule an orientation. Because your volunteer application contains confidential personal information, we do not recommend emailing this information to us.

If you have any questions, please contact Teresa Everett at (206) 454-3924 or email volunteer@atlanticstreet.org.

Click here to download all necessary forms.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

Afterschool Program Assistance – Middle & High School               
5-8 volunteers
Days: Mondays & Fridays (volunteer 1-4 days)
Times: 3-6pm
Program Host: Youth Development
Description: Homework help, reading coach, enrichment activities

Afterschool Program Assistance – Elementary School (4th and 5th grades)
8-12 volunteers
Days: Mondays & Fridays (volunteer 1-2 days)
Times: 3-6pm
Program Host: Family Resource Center
Description: Homework help, reading coach, enrichment activities

FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER

Children’s Activities/Child Care 
1 -3 volunteers
Days: Tuesdays and/or Wednesdays
Times: 5:30-8:30pm (incl set-up/clean-up)
Program Host: Family Resource Center
Description: Lead or support children’s activities for ages 6mos- 4yrs (Tuesdays/Teen Parent Program) or for ages 2-9yrs (Wednesdays/Parenting Classes); engage kids with games, stories, craft activities or oversee independent play.

Diaper Project – packaging  
2-4 volunteers
Days:     1st Wednesday of month
Times: 12-3pm
Program Host: Family Resource Center
Description: Diaper donation is delivered on the 1st Wednesday of each month; help us count, bag, and label diapers to be ready for distribution the next day.

Toddler-Time Host/Facilitator
1-3 volunteers
Days: Wednesdays, October- April
Times:  1:30-3:00 pm
Program Host: Family Resource Center
Description: Facilitate and/or support indoor play and learning activities for toddlers and their caretakers. Singing, story time, active play, arts & crafts as well as teaching moments for parents provide opportunities for socialization and learning for both parents and their young children.

Family and Youth Center Advisory Council                                                        
8+ Volunteers
Days:     2nd Tuesday of month, October-December/January-March/April-June
Time: 5-6pm
Program Host: Family Resource Center
Description:  Join other ‘family’, friends, participants, volunteers, providers, and neighbors to look at current programming, opportunities, issues, etc; give input and help influence planning for the Family Resource Center.

SUMMER ACADEMY
Dates forthcoming

Tutor – Work with an individual or a group of children on academic skills and homework assistance. (9am-12 pm)

Classroom Assistant – Assist a teacher with classroom management and materials. Work with groups of students. (9am – 12pm)

Activity Assistant – Help with set-up for enrichment activities, materials preparation, and group activities. (12-3 pm)

Group Assistant – Assist a small group leader in the afternoons with team building & activities. (12 – 3 pm)

Field Trip Chaperones – assist with group supervision on off-site fieldtrips on Fridays. (9am to 3pm on most trips)

Gabriel MathewsVolunteer