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Bulletin BoardVolunteer Opportunities

There are a wide variety of volunteer opportunities at LCS offices throughout Washington, Oregon and Idaho.

Click on an office location below to view the opportunites near you. For more information on volunteer needs in your area, contact the LCS office nearest you.

North Puget Sound - Seattle, WA Portland - Portland, OR
Village at Angle Lake - SeaTac, WA Washington County - Beaverton, OR
Inland Northwest - Spokane, WA Yamhill County - McMinnville, OR
Bremerton/Kitsap County - Bremerton, WA Clatsop County - Astoria, OR
Olympic Penninsula - Port Angeles WA Crook County - Prineville, OR
South Puget Sound - Tacoma, WA Klamath Basin - Klamath Falls, OR
Columbia Basin - Kennewick, WA Southern Idaho - Boise, ID
Vancouver - Vancouver, WA    
Volunteer Opportunities for Portland Office - Portland, OR
Refugee Resettlement
Co-sponsorship
Serve on the "welcoming committee" for a newly arriving refugee family. Helping a refugee family settle into their new home is a rich and rewarding experience. For more information, please contact Stefani Bloch, 503-731-9525.
Family Mentorship
Broaden your own family network by making a refugee family a part of your own. Work closely with one specific refugee family to help them assimilate into their new community. For more information, please contact Stefani Bloch, 503-731-9525.
Refugee Assistance
Help find housing, provide transportation and solicit donations for furniture and household donations to support new and existing refugee clients. This can be done on a regular schedule or on an "on call" basis. For more information, please contact Stefani Bloch, 503-731-9525.
School Assistance For Refugee Newcomers (SAFRN)
Volunteer Tutor
Volunteer tutors work with refugee students (grades K-12) who are attending public schools in Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington counties and have lived in the U.S. less than one year. Volunteers will spend 1.5 – 2 hours per week with their students, usually in the students' homes, helping with English, homework, and learning about American culture. Volunteer training and support is provided. Help refugee youth, while learning about another culture and exploring your skills! For more information, please contact Faridah Haron, 503-731-9521.