Remote Volunteering Options During COVID-19

Remote Volunteering Options During COVID-19

At the Law Offices of Lance Fryrear, we understand that many people who want to volunteer, or need to complete their court ordered community service requirements are having a hard time now that Washington State has officially issued a stay in place order. We have also heard from many of our colleagues and former clients that they are looking for ways to help in these scary times dealing with COVID-19.

With the stay in place order issued, some services are still considered essential which means you can travel if you are assisting these services. Essential services under the new order include people who provide social services and other necessities of life for economically disadvantaged or otherwise needy individuals (including family members and individuals experiencing homelessness). This covers homeless shelters, food banks and other similar services. Agencies/non-profits offering options to virtually volunteer or volunteer in person include:

You can also provide support to many non-profits by donating to their causes and if you are wondering about blood donation during the COVID-19 crisis, you can find more information on the Bloodworks Northwest website.