Leading a local community in appreciating, understanding, and protecting birds and their natural habitats.



Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Seattle Audubon! Volunteers are the heart of Seattle Audubon, and have worked tirelessly for birds and nature since our founding in 1916.

How Do I Volunteer?

If you are interested in volunteering with Seattle Audubon, please fill out our Online Volunteer Application.  After receiving your application, the Community Engagement Manager will call or email you to discuss interests, skills, and requirements.

Not sure where to start? Attend a monthly Volunteer Open House to learn about Seattle Audubon's work and options to be involved. Open Houses are held each month on the 2nd Tuesday from 6:00-7:00pm at the Seattle Audubon Nature Shop. RSVP requested but not required. Contact our Community Engagement Manager with questions at (206) 523-8243 x 110 or via email.

What Volunteer Opportunities are available?

Check out our Current Volunteer Opportunities page for more information about volunteer positions with Seattle Audubon.  Please note that leadership opportunities (Board Members, Committee Chair Positions, etc.) may be available, but aren't listed.  Contact the Community Engagement Manager for more information.

Do you have internships?

Seattle Audubon is not currently able to host interns. Future opportunities will be posted on our Internships page.  Don't see what you're looking for?  Contact the Community Engagement Manager with your inquiry.

Volunteer Resources 
Does your employer have a Matching Funds Program for your volunteer service in the community?

Employer matching gift programs are an easy way to instantly increase the impact of your gift of volunteer time to Seattle Audubon.  Please contact your employer's human resources department to find out if your volunteer hours are matched.  Contact Seattle Audubon's Development Department at (206) 523-8243 x 105 to complete the process.

Thank you for wanting to make a real difference to protect birds and nature!

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