Volunteer at the Community Center

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Forest Grove Senior & Community Center The FGSCC has many volunteer opportunities: Ride Connection links older adults and people with disabilities with transportation and volunteer drivers are needed in the Forest Grove area.  If you have a license to drive … Continue reading

W. Vern McKinney Elementary volunteer opportunities

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We need engaging volunteers to oversee and engage children while their parents attend a Parent Teacher Organization meeting.   First Wednesday of each month; 6:00pm – 7:30pm We need engaging volunteers to oversee an engage children while their SPANISH speaking … Continue reading

Multiple volunteer positions with Virginia Garcia health center

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Virginia Garcia is a catalyst for change in health care delivery. The Mission of the Virginia Garcia Memorial Health Center is to provide high quality, comprehensive, and culturally appropriate primary health care to the communities of Washington and Yamhill counties … Continue reading

Mt. Hood Kiwanis Camp!

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At Mt. Hood Kiwanis Camp we change lives!

For over 84 years, MHKC has partnered with the U.S. Forest Service to provide individuals with disabilities an outstanding overnight recreational opportunity in the Mt. Hood National Forest. One of the largest programs of its kind in the U.S., each season MHKC offers a unique opportunity for more than 500 campers ages 11 and older (no upper age limit) to experience the outdoors in its fully accessible 22-acre campsite.

We focus on abilities, rather than disabilities

There are few places where children and adults with disabilities can spend an entire week focusing on their abilities, rather than their disabilities. MHKC is dedicated to the belief that all people regardless of race, economic status or physical/mental ability should experience the joy and personal growth that comes from the adventure of an overnight camp experience.

MHKC has provided more than 17,000 campers with the magic of camp. Thanks to this life-changing experience, our campers’ quality of life has improved, along with their personal growth in self-esteem, communications, social skills, sense of achievement and independence.

Kiwanis Counselor Application

Mt. Hood Kiwanis Camp
Position: Camp Counselor
Class: DS-204 Working w/People w/Disability

  • 2-week counselor experience working with children and adults with developmental disabilities.
  • Provide 1:1 support as they navigate a life-changing camp experience
  • Counts for 4 credits towards the Civic Engagement requirements.
  • Amazing resume building opportunity.
  • Learn how to team build, communicate, and problem solve with other counselors and staff.

Summer Environmental Internship Opportunity!

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Looking for a summer internship? Excited to be involved with the environment? The Lower Columbia Estuary Project is looking for one undergraduate or graduate student to participate in an environmental education paid internship. The internship consists largely of on-water community … Continue reading

Help High School Students ASPIRE as a Peer Mentor!

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Are looking to make an impact in someones life? Become an ASPIRE mentor! The ASPIRE program connects adult volunteers with high school students to create a mentoring relationship. This program helps high school students develop plans for their future, including … Continue reading