Community July 17, 2023

Exploring Bellingham: Volunteer Opportunities

Bellingham offers a diverse range of volunteer opportunities. From assisting at local food banks and shelters to participating in environmental conservation efforts, there are numerous ways for individuals to contribute and make a positive impact.

Parks Volunteer Program
Help make the parks better for everyone. This program will help you learn new skills, meet new people, and help local wildlife.

Boards & Commission
​​​​​​Volunteer boards, commissions, committees, and task forces serve our community by advising policy makers and providing essential support to City programs and activities. These groups are required by the City Charter, City Ordinance or enabled by state law.

Public Library System
Multiple volunteer opportunities are available through the library including tech helper to work with citizens to understand the library technology to helping keep the library clean and organized for younger readers.

Volunteer Chores Program
The Volunteer Chore Program assists seniors and people with disabilities with transportation to essential medical appointments.