Volunteer/Work

Welcome to the Holden Village Volunteer section! We're glad you're here. Whether you have two weeks or two years, we hope you'll consider volunteering or serving as an employee at Holden Village.
 
Short-Term Volunteers    Long-Term Volunteers    Employees
Work Groups 


Holden operates through the efforts of more than a thousand volunteers annually. Holden also has a limited number of skilled employees who provide leadership and supervision, as well as consistency in carrying out our mission and core values. 

All staff have access to Holden's acclaimed educational programs and live in one of the most stunning wilderness areas in the world. 

All Holden volunteers receive room and board and may be eligible for a modest stipend based on the skills and responsibility required by the position. Holden employees receive salaries and a benefit package. Opportunities and positions vary according to time of year. Please browse through these links to find the right niche for you. 

KEY STAFFING NEEDS: We currently need to fill a number of essential positions in the Village. These range from three-week to year-long commitments.

SHORT-TERM VOLUNTEERS: If you would like to volunteer for three weeks up to a year.

LONG-TERM VOLUNTEERS: If you would like to volunteer for a year.

EMPLOYEES: If you are interested in a management/employment position (generally a two or three year commitment). 

WORK GROUPS: If up to 12 individuals from your congregation, college, campus ministry, neighborhood or extended family would like to participate in a special work project at Holden.

HOLDEN SCHOOL: Positions at the Holden School are filled by the Lake Chelan School District.

If you have any questions about volunteering at Holden Village, please contact staffing.