Discovery Center Launch Party - Volunteer Information

Can't make it?: Please let us know by emailing - it will help us plan accordingly.

Where to go: The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center is located in lower Queen Anne at 440 5th Ave North.

Is there parking? Yes, please park in the parking garage. 

When to go: You will want to arrive on-site at 4pm. If you cannot remember the shift time that you registered for, you can look for your shift confirmation from Universe or email If you arrive late for your volunteer shift, we may not be able to accommodate you.

How to find us: Upon arrive at the Discover Center, identify yourself as a volunteer with The World is Fun and you will be directed to us.

TWIF Lead: We have a TWIF Lead at every event to lead the volunteer group. They will be your go-to person for everything you need during the event. Your TWIF Lead will be:


What to bring: You must have proper identification with you to volunteer. A water bottle and a snack are also never a bad idea. This event does not have any secured storage so please only bring what you can carry on your person.

What to wear: Please wear event appropriate clothing (nothing too fancy) and comfortable shoes.

Will we be inside or outside? inside

Can I bring a friend? We still need volunteers for this event and we would appreciate any efforts you make in helping us find more volunteers. Feel free to tell your friends and co-workers - just make sure they register for a shift here

How does this help? Attendees of the event will learn about all of the great work the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is doing.

Age Requirement: 18+

Training: Our team will be there to show you everything you need to know upon arrival!