land restoration

The Nature Consortium (Updated link!)
Invasive species removal and tree planting, land restoration mixed with art and youth support!

Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust
Invasive species removal and tree planting (various parks)

EarthCorps
Invasive species removal and tree planting (various parks)

Washington Trails Association
Trail maintenance (various parks)

Seattle Dept. of Parks and Recreation
Park maintenance (various parks), recycling, invasive plant removal

Green Seattle Partnership
Park maintenance, invasive species removal

Seattle Running Club
Trail (running) maintenance

UW Botanical Gardens
Park maintenance, invasive species removal

Cascade Land Conservancy
Work parties or experience in environmental action

Friends of Cedar River Watershed
Work parties, habitat restoration, botanical inventory, tree planting, leadership opporunities

People for Puget Sound
Various activities, fund raisers, awareness

Seattle Human Society
Dog training, pet socialization, dog program, cat program, first Impressions, visiting pet friends

Animal Talk Rescue (Ravenna)
No kill animal shelter


food systems (more from ENV 202 )

Neighborhood Farmers Markets Alliance
Community based organization attracting small farmers into Seattle neighborhoods for direct-selling. Volunteer to count customers, do market outreach, set-up markets and help with events.

Northwest Harvest Food Bank
Statewide hunger relief agency

Nature's Last Stand (Carnation)
John Huschle's organic farm and CSA. Salmon safe certified.

Jubilee Farm (Carnation)
Erick and Wendy's biodynamic farm and CSA. Salmon safe certified.

P-Patch Garden Trust (various neighborhoods)
P-Patch work parties, manage food bank garden plots and help with P-Patch events.

Seattle Tilth Association Garden Crew Volunteer (Wallingford and Mt. Baker neighborhoods)
Garden parties practice organic gardening techniques in Tilth's demonstration gardens.

Marra Farm (South Park neighborhood)
4 acre urban, community vegetable farm dedicated to education and enhancing local food security through donations to food banks, local schools and senior citizen centers.

Community Alliance for Global Justice
Events and education, Food Justice Project, Trade Justice Project

West Seattle Food Bank

Food Lifeline
Hunger relief agency, rescues and distributes food to food banks, meal programs and shelters

Food Not Bombs
Vegetarian food distribution and social activism

Food Bank at St. Mary's
Supplemental food program, home delivery service, no-cook bags

Jewish Family Service Food Bank Program
Food distribution, collection, shelving, bagging

Salvation Army Food Bank - Northwest Division

 

 

Seattle Youth Garden Works (U district, South Park)
Garden based education and employment for homeless and under-served youth ages 14-22. Garden projects and work parties.