Get Involved

Come to a meeting
The Whatcom Asset Building Coalition meets on the second Wednesday of each month from 9:00-10:00am at Opportunity Council’s Weatherization Shop at 1322 N. State Street in Bellingham.

Meeting dates for 2016:

  • January 13th, 2016
  • February 10th, 2016
  • March 119th, 2016
  • April 13th, 2016
  • May 11th, 2016
  • June 8th, 2016
  • July 13th, 2016
  • August 10th, 2016
  • September 14th, 2016
  • October 12th, 2016
  • November 9th, 2016
  • December 14th, 2016


  • We’re currently looking for a volunteer with experience in helping prospective students fill out the FAFSA.
  • Be a volunteer tax preparer at the WWU VITA Site
    AARP Tax Aide site (contact Carlton Nathon at, or the Opportunity Council’s volunteer site. Russian and Spanish speakers especially encouraged to apply.
  • Lead an On the Money seminar.  Whatcom ABC is currently looking for volunteers to lead a seminar once every 5 weeks at WorkSource.  We would provide curriculum and training. Interested parties can volunteer via the Opportunity Council’s volunteer site.
  • Volunteer with WABC member organizations such as Whatcom Love INC, and FLARE (Opportunity Council, 360-734-5121).  Volunteer roles include teaching, assisting, and child care.
  • Volunteer to maintain this website – we are looking for a long term volunteer.

For more information, contact