Hands-on Volunteer Opportunities for Teens

As a member of Assisteens, you will develop a strong sense of community responsibility, self-reliance, and leadership.

Why Join?

  • Earn community service hours required for high school graduation
  • Add valuable experience to your resume and college applications
  • Plan and execute fundraising projects to benefit people in our community
  • Make new friends from different middle and high schools in Seattle
  • Gain an opportunity to lead Assisteens by becoming a member of the Governing Body




Teens and their families provided with school supplies, hygiene items, games/crafts, and food


Funds raised through a generous grant from the D.V. and Ida J. McEachern Charitable Trust


Assisteens Total Hours Volunteered representing 17 Schools and 77 Members

Assisteens of Seattle taught me the importance of fundraising and leadership skills, all while giving back to the community.


– Heather Baker, Former Assisteen and Assisteens of Seattle Founder

“Assisteens of Seattle is a place for passionate, hardworking, and caring students to work together and affect change in our community.”

– Rose Hunskor, Assisteens Member

Learn More

Assisteens of Seattle is for students in grades 7–12 who make a commitment to:

  • Attend monthly meetings
  • Volunteer at least 30 hours per year, including four shifts in our Thrift Shop
  • Pay annual dues of $57 (scholarships available).

Questions?  Reach out to Karen Wren and Quyen Hamilton, Assisteens Coordinators at

Yes, I’m Interested

Thank you for your interest.

Join Assisteens for 2023-2024 by clicking the link below:

Assisteens Application