Don’t Miss the Volunteer Fair, Feb. 12! Local NGOs Recruiting on Campus

TVslideGlobalE_Feb12_2015 copyWant to make a difference in the world but aren’t sure where to start? Want to encourage your students to get more involved, or have a friend or family member who’s been talking about looking for volunteer opportunities? Kristen Dailey, Executive Director of Global Washington, will give a talk at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 12 in the PUB Quiet Dining Room (9208) about the role of NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations) in providing humanitarian and development assistance support around the world.

After Dailey’s talk, representatives of 12 Seattle-based NGOs will join her in a Volunteer Fair designed to connect students, staff and community members with exciting local volunteer opportunities. This is your chance to speak directly with leaders from a range of NGOs and learn what organization and volunteer opportunity might be a fit for you. The NGOs represented at the fair are:

Oxfam Action Corps
One By One
The World Affairs Council
Mona Foundation
World Concern (Shoreline)
Act for Congo
Schools for Salone
Project Ethiopia (Shoreline)
Bainbridge Ometepe Sister Island Association (BOSIA)
Peace Corps (Seattle Office)

Join us in the PUB, room 9208 for:
Kristen Dailey’s talk from 11:30-12:30
Attend the Volunteer Fair with 12 locally-based NGOs from 12:30-2:30

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