Jackie has been volunteering with SCM for many years, collecting items for hygiene kits, baby supplies, knitted items, school supplies and more. She has coordinated the collecting of these items through various groups she is involved with and delivered them to the office from her home in Eastern Washington! She has also worked with the refugee families resettled in Eastern Washington, collecting items they need from our supplies in Seattle or from donors near her, and helping them to become familiar with their new communities.
Team Category: Volunteer
Ali Osseiran is our Volunteer Coordinator for our efforts in Sidon, Lebanon. He also has a warehouse in Everett that he has occasionally donated the use of for our collection and shipping of supplies to Lebanon and Jordan.
Larry was the director of the Global Affairs Center (GAC) at Shoreline Community College until he retired in 2018. Has has been active volunteering with SCM and many other internationally focused organizations including Global Washington, the World Affairs Council, the Washington Council on International Trade, and the Washington State China Relations Council. Larry has a strong background in teaching, foreign service, international relations and foreign policy and he has served in U.S. embassies in Latin America and Asia, including Peru, China, and Guatemala. Larry’s activities at SCM include collecting and organizing donated goods, helping with events and more.
Linda previously worked in the SCM Seattle office but is now enjoying retirement. She and he husband Ken frequently volunteer at container loadings, donation organization, and other projects as needed.