A year of community, simplicity and social change.

QuEST seeks to build a peaceful, just, sustainable world by empowering young adults to become agents of

social change and social service during their year with QuEST and throughout their lives


Learn about the benefits of the QuEST Program and download an application.
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Recent News

  • REACH Clothing Drive

Hope’s Story: Non-judgemental Acceptance at REACH

December 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on Hope’s Story: Non-judgemental Acceptance at REACH

by Hope Harvey

My job at REACH, above all, is engaging with our clients-homeless […]

  • now accepting applications

2017 Application Now Available!

December 20th, 2016|Comments Off on 2017 Application Now Available!

Are you interested in a life-changing year of service, refection and action? We are now accepting applications for our 2017-2018 QuEST cohort! Applications can be downloaded here: and more […]

  • 2016-17

Fall Retreat and Reflection

November 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on Fall Retreat and Reflection

by Gabriela Garcia Greco
Our fall retreat was absolutely beautiful, thanks especially to John and Lee Neff for lending us their amazing home. After a gorgeous ferry ride, we spent the […]

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QuEST Fellows Lobby to End Mass Incarceration

April 28th, 2016|Comments Off on QuEST Fellows Lobby to End Mass Incarceration

By Lizzie Haworth and Lauren Mirzakhalili

Although prisons are often hidden from view, their effects are apparent to the 2016-2017 QuEST Fellows. Many of us serve at nonprofit […]