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


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Recent News

  • 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 […]

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Kristina’s Story at the Housing Action Fund

February 18th, 2016|Comments Off on Kristina’s Story at the Housing Action Fund

I’ll never forget my first day at the Washington Housing Alliance Action Fund. After a couple of hours worth of meet and greets and paperwork, I met with my supervisor […]

  • now accepting applications

Upcoming Placement Sites Announced

February 5th, 2016|Comments Off on Upcoming Placement Sites Announced

We are now accepting applications, and have just announced placements for next year!  Applications are due March 1st, although we may accept applications on a rolling basis after that.

Many of […]