Save the Date!
Project Homeless Connect, Friday, July 25, Bellingham High SchoolLearn More »
Who will be our next Volunteer with Heart?
Do you know a volunteer who deserves a great big thank you?Nominate them for a Volunteers with Heart Award!Learn More »
Volunteer orientations available every week. Schedule yours today.Learn More »
Volunteers with Heart
Congratulations to Kasey Potzler, our latest Volunteer with Heart!Learn More »
1 in 4 Americans Volunteer
Volunteering continues to be a vital component of the fabric of our nation, enriching both our communities and those who serve.Learn More »
Volunteering Strengthens Employment Prospects
Volunteers have higher odds of finding a job after being out of work than non-volunteers.Learn More »
Make a difference in your community: Volunteer!Learn More »
Vision & Mission
Vision: Everyone in Whatcom County can contribute to and gain from volunteerism to meet community needs and build community vibrancy.
Mission: The Volunteer Center of Whatcom County mobilizes volunteers to meet community needs, builds capacities of organizations to effectively engage volunteers, and inspires support for community service.
How to Get Connected in American Sign Language
Why go to the Volunteer Center?
The Volunteer Center and Growing Veterans on MLK Day
- Boundary Bay Rocks! They just received an Outstanding Philanthropic Small Business Award - check it out here:
Boundary Bay wins 2014 Outstanding Philanthropic Small Business for Washington State Award -...
Contact Information:Todd ElsworthExecutive DirectorRecreation Northwest360-739-8458Todd@RecreationNorthwest.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Boundary Bay Brewery & Bistro to be Recognized at National Philanthropy Day Ceremony Bellingham business will receive 2014 Outstanding Philanthropic Small Business A…
- Did you know Northwest Youth Services offers such great programs right here in Whatcom County?
Northwest Youth Services
The Permanent Housing Program is for homeless single or parenting individuals ages 18-24. NWYS assists homeless youth in finding an affordable place to live while providing case management and supportive services.◾You sign your own lease◾We help you find a place in your price range or you can find one on your own◾You work with a case manager to help you understand your lease and housing options◾Can be with a roommate or by yourself◾Can be a studio, one bedroom, two bedroom, etc. It’s up to you and your budget.
THIS FRIDAY - Outdoor Movie Night on the field behind our beautiful shelter facility. Great movie, beer garden, food and fun - proceeds benefit WHS. See you there!
Washington State volunteer centers and connector organizations have engaged in an extensive process assessing the future of volunteering and service in our state, creating the Washington Serves plan. Join our campaign to support volunteerism. Just sign on in support of the plan and help galvanize Washington State to invest in volunteering and service.