Volunteer Triptych

Volunteer Opportunities

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    Hospital Volunteers

    Over 70 areas of the hospital depend on dedicated volunteers for everything from patient and family support to clerical work.

  • Regional Clinic Volunteers

    Regional Clinic Volunteers

    Our clinics in Bellevue and Federal Way depend on volunteers for help in the playroom or with clerical tasks and projects.

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    Alyssa Burnett Adult Life Center Volunteers

    Our center in Bothell for adults age 18 or older with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities relies on volunteers for classes and activities.

  • Group Volunteers

    Gifts of Service and One-Time Volunteers

    Gather a group of coworkers or friends to help with a project for Seattle Children’s: in the playroom, with our hospital grounds staff, or by holding a toy drive or making items to donate.

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    Join or Start a Guild

    Become a member of the Guild Association family, a network of volunteers dedicated to improving the health of children.

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    Bargain Boutique Volunteers

    Volunteers are at the heart of our Bargain Boutique stores, which sell donated goods to benefit Seattle Children’s.

  • High School Project

    High School and Youth Service Projects

    We partner with high school students, Eagle Scouts and Girl Scouts to offer guidance and approval on service projects.

  • Purchase a miracle

    Purchase a Miracle Volunteers

    This program would not be possible without the help of hundreds of volunteers who place tags in participating stores.

  • Fundraise


    Learn how to create an online fundraising page, or turn an activity you enjoy into a fundraiser.

Upcoming Events

  • Aug.

    Summer Garden Party

    Summer Garden Party

    Contact: For more information, email aileen.kelly@seattlechildrens.org
    When: Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Where: Private Residence, Medina, WA 98039

    Celebrate summer in the garden with the Bloom for Children's Guild. Proceeds support the Seattle Children's Grounds Department. $50 per person.

  • Sun

    Park to Park Swim 2018

    Park to Park Swim 2018

    Contact: For more information, visit www.parktoparkswim.com.
    When: Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018 7:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
    Where: Matthews Beach Park, Seattle, WA 98115

    Suit up for a 1.3 mile swim across Lake Washington, or a 2.5 mile round trip to benefit Seattle Children's Emergency Patient Assistance Fund. Presented by the Swim for Children's Guild. Registration is $80 for the classic and $100 for the round-trip "double dip".

  • Mon

    2nd Annual Inmedix Golf Tournament

    2nd Annual Inmedix Golf Tournament

    Contact: Contact either andrew.holman@inmedix.com or raemarie.gleason@inmedix.com for questions.
    When: Monday, Aug. 27, 2018 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Where: Rainier Gold & Country Club, 11133 Des Moines Memorial Dr S, Burien, Wash. 98168

    Sign up for the 2nd Annual Inmedix Golf Tournament to benefit Seattle Children's Rheumatology at the Rainier Golf & Country Club! 100% of fees go to help kids with arthritis.

    Mail player names ($125 each), contact info and checks made out to "Seattle Children's Hospital" for the golf scramble, gift bags, dinner and prizes to:

    Inmedix Inc

    17837 First Avenue South, #6

    Normandy Park, WA 98148

  • Aug.

    FTW Events' Night of Gaming for Good

    FTW Events' Night of Gaming for Good

    Contact: http://www.ftwevents.com/
    When: Friday, Aug. 31, 2018 6:00 p.m. to Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018 1:00 a.m.
    Where: Columbia Tower, 76th Floor, 701 5th Ave., Seattle, WA 98104

    FTW Events is proud to present the Third Annual Night of Board Gaming for Good on Top of the World, PAX West Edition, benefiting the Imagine Guild for Seattle Children's uncompensated care, taking place on the top floor of Seattle's iconic and exclusive Columbia Tower. Join us for an evening with the gaming community celebrating and playing games we love, partaking in fine dining, winning gaming prizes all while giving generously to a great cause!

  • Fri

    2018 Mito Cocktail Party

    2018 Mito Cocktail Party

    Where: JM Cellars Winery, 14404 137th Pl. NE, Woodinville, WA 98072

    After 15 years of hosting and auction and dinner as our main fundraiser, the Mitochondrial Research Guild is changing it up with an entertaining cocktail party at JM Cellars in Woodinville. This is an opportunity to enjoy an evening out with friends in a beautiful setting, with a wide variety of beverages and fabulous food provided by Kaspars Catering. Replacing the live auction will be stories and updates form our mito community, including our Dream Team of Mito specialists at Seattle Children's, and a raise-the-paddle to continue to support this amazing work! Registration will be open until August 31.

  • Fri

    An Evening of Hope

    An Evening of Hope

    Contact: Tickets can be purchased at https://www.accelevents.com/events/eoh18#TheEvent. For information, email cammy@teamrohan.org.
    When: Friday, Sept. 7, 2018 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
    Where: Aqua by El Gaucho, Seattle, WA 98121

    Come and enjoy an evening of fine wine, sumptuous hors d’oeuvres, exciting raffle and a silent auction of exceptional wines.This event helps create awareness and raise funds for pediatric brain tumor research. Hear from a leading cancer research scientist about the innovative work their team is doing to turn hope into reality.

  • Sat

    Outdoor Movie Night and Raffle

    Outdoor Movie Night and Raffle

    Contact: For more information, visit www.thelittlelemondropsjuniorguild.org
    When: Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
    Where: Innis Arden Clubhouse, Shoreline, WA 98177

    Celebrate summer with the Little Lemon Drops Junior Guild at an outdoor movie to support Seattle Children's. $5 suggested donation.

  • Fri

    Mt Si Med Squad Junior Guild Garage and Bake Sale

    Mt Si Med Squad Junior Guild Garage and Bake Sale

    When: Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Where: 6703 Azalea Way SE, Snoqualmie, WA 98065

    The Mt Si Med Squad Junior Guild will be hosting its annual garage and bake sale on September 14 and 15 on Snoqualmie Ridge. All proceeds will benefit the cancer and fertility assistance fund.

  • Fri

    Strong Against Cancer CELLebration 2018

    Strong Against Cancer CELLebration 2018

    Contact: To register, visit https://give.strongagainstcancer.org/cellebration2018. For more information, email aileen.kelly@seattlechildrens.org.
    When: Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
    Where: Fremont Studios, Seattle, WA 98103

    A dinner, program and entertainment to benefit Strong Against Cancer. $100 per person.

  • Sat

    Denali Dash

    Denali Dash

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit https://www.active.com/redmond-wa/running/distance-running-races/5th-annual-denali-dash-2018
    When: Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Where: Redmond City Hall Campus Park, 15670 NE 85th St, Redmond, Wash. 98052

    Participate in the Denali Dash for a memorable day of delicious food, drinks, live entertainment and fantastic prizes.

    With a 5K run for the adults and a 1K kid’s fun run for our younger folks, this is truly an event for the entire family. 

    Online pre-registration closes at 11:59pm on Wednesday, September 12th. Register now: https://www.active.com/redmond-wa/running/distance-running-races/5th-annual-denali-dash-2018 

     If you would like to register for the race after this time, you may do so on-site, Saturday, September 15th, starting at 8:00am.

  • Fri

    Peaks of Life Guild Mountain Gala: The Cascades are...

    Peaks of Life Guild Mountain Gala: The Cascades are Calling

    Contact: For more information, visit http://www.peaksoflife.org/gala
    When: Friday, Sept. 21, 2018 6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
    Where: 415 Westlake, 415 Westlake Ave. N, Seattle, WA 98109

    Join the Peaks of Life Guild for our fourth annual gala benefiting uncompensated care at Seattle Children's Hospital! This will be a mountainous night focused on climbing in the Cascades. The evening will feature a captivating keynote presentation, silent auction, full bar with complimentary beer and wine and a four-course dinner, followed by a dessert dash full of desserts from generous local vendors. Cocktail attire is recommended.

  • Sat

    Team Becca Dinner and Auction – Eat, Drink and Be...

    Team Becca Dinner and Auction – Eat, Drink and Be Giving

    Contact: To purchase tickets and for more information, visit http://www.teambecca.com/events.
    When: Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Where: Bellevue Hilton Hotel, 300 112th Ave. SE, Bellevue, WA 98004

    Team Becca Guild will host an auction to benefit the Ben Towne Center for Childhood Cancer Research at Seattle Children's Research Institute. $100 per person.

  • Sun

    Run of Hope 2018

    Run of Hope 2018

    Contact: For more information, visit https://www.runofhopeseattle.org/
    When: Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Where: Seward Park, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S, Seattle, WA 98118

    Run of Hope 2017Please register now for the 10th Annual Run of Hope! Join us for the 5K run or 3K walk along Lake Washington, and enjoy fun activities suited for all ages. Co-presented by the Pediatric Brain Tumor Research Guild and Four Seasons Hotel Seattle. Proceeds support pediatric brain tumor research at Seattle Children's.

  • Nov.

    Fight Cancer Benefit

    Fight Cancer Benefit

    Contact: For more information, email Tenleebell@hotmail.com
    When: Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 6:00 p.m. - 11:55 p.m.
    Where: Billy McHale's, 1320 S 324th St. #A10, Federal Way, WA 98003

    Come join the Fight Cancer Benefit at Billy McHale's in Federal Way. There will be a live performance by the band the Bleeding Tree, a raffle, a silent auction and more. Open to all ages from 6 to 9 p.m. and 21+ from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m.