Students for Education, Equity, and Direct Service

SEEDS—Students for Education, Equity, and Direct Service—provides Reed students with access to community engagement opportunities, active direct service, fellowships and Federal Work-Study, and trainings and workshops.

Through their work with SEEDS, students reflect on their position in the world and strengthen their commitments to social justice. SEEDS provides Reed students with opportunities to

  • build authentic, reciprocal relationships with community partners;
  • gain skills;
  • support positive, sustainable social change in and around Portland.


Upcoming Events

Blood Drive

Join us for the first blood drive of the spring semester! This semester we are partnering with Bloodworks Northwest, a locally-based nonprofit organization...

2/20 9:00am
Collective Voices Solidarity Series: Community Alliance of Tenants

Come learn more about CAT's work around housing justice advocacy in Portland with executive director Katarina Holland! Free and open to the public. Dinner...

2/20 5:30pm
Collective Voices Solidarity Series: Social and Climate Justice Panel

This panel will discuss the efforts of activists who are advancing environmental justice efforts within their communities in Portland. Our panelists include...

3/5 6:30pm
Collective Voices Solidarity Series: Critical Resistance

Come learn more about Critical Resisitance's movement to realize the complete abolishment of the prison industrial complex over catered dinner! Free and...

3/12 6:30pm

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