Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Vernon Community Safety Office


CSO Office Assistants

  • greet and assist the general public
  • answer phones/administrative duties/referrals to agencies
  • data entry, updating information
  • provide assistance to CSO as needed
  • take low priority reports for the RCMP or Bylaw Compliance
  • must be able to hold RCMP Enhanced Reliability Status
Shifts available: 8:00 am to 12:00 pm or 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Monday, January 22, 2018

Sustainable Environment Network Society (SENS)

SENS fosters community environmental awareness and education through events in the North Okanagan.

Seedy Saturday, Vernon is need of volunteers to:

  • set up and take down tables and chairs
  • assist vendors to locate their stations
  • assist Book Warehouse display and sell of donated gardening books
Date: Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 9:30 am and/or 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Allan Brooks Nature Centre

Volunteer Question and Answer Session
Allan Brooks Nature Centre is hosting a 1 hour information session for potential volunteers.
Topics covered will include:

  • visitor services
  • front desk
  • nature interpreters
  • special events

Thursday March 15, 2018 from 10:00 am - 11:00 am.
Centre will open April 15, 2018
Contact Janice at operations@abnc.ca

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Gateby Care Centre

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Recreation Assistant needed:


  • assist with morning coffee break
  • assist with lunch set up and clean up
  • socialize and interact with clients
Contact Genevieve at 250-545-4456 or genevieve.andrews@interiorhealth.ca

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Mental Illness Family Support

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Battle of the Bands Event Volunteers needed:
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  • door greeters
  • ticket sellers
  • pollsters,
  • judges
  • general volunteers
Contact Tara at 250-260-3233 or manager@mifsc.ca

Monday, January 15, 2018

NexusBC Better at Home

The Better at Home Program helps seniors stay in their homes longer.

Light Yard Workers needed to:

  • trim hedges
  • mow lawns
  • rake and bag leaves

Contact Lisa or Penny at 250-545-0585 or betterathome@nexusbc.ca

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Women's Transition House

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Volunteer Drivers Needed:

  • transport women to grocery stores
  • use agency vehicle
  • once a week commitment
Contact Cindy at 236-426-3329 or volunteer@vwts.ca

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Interior Crisis Line Network

The Crisis Line is a free 24-hour, 7 day a week phone support.
Trained volunteers offer short term emotional support to callers.

Crisis Line Attendants needed:
  • training will commence in February 2018
  • 4 hour shifts are available

For full training details please visit www.peopleinneed.ca.
Contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250-545-0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Armstrong - Spallumcheen Healthcare Auxiliary Thrift Store

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Thrift Store Attendants needed to:

  • sort and inspect donated items  
  • hang and display clothing
  • display household items
  • tidy sales floor
  • assist with departments as needed


Thursday, January 4, 2018

Book Warehouse

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The Book Warehouse, located in the Alpine Centre, is a charity bookstore that supports Special Olympics Vernon and other local charities.
Book Store Attendants are needed to:
  • shelve and sort donated books
  • assist customers with sales
Must be comfortable with alphabetization and enjoy working in a team environment.
Shifts are available Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Salvation Army Thrift Store


Store Assistants are needed to:

  • sort and organize donations
  • hang and display clothing
  • display household items
Shifts available: Monday - Saturday 

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Salvation Army Food Bank

The Salvation Army is looking for the following food service volunteers:

Food Sorters:
  • organize food into bins and boxes
  • check quality of goods
  • must be a motivated team player

Bread Donation Sorters:
  • sort and bag portions of donated bulk bread products 
  • FoodSafe practices are implemented
  • hair nets and gloves must be worn
  • shifts available Monday to Friday mornings 

Hamper Distributors:
  • fill orders and pack food hampers 
  • assist clients in carrying hampers to their vehicles
  • lift banana boxes and push hamper carts 
  • shifts available Monday to Friday 


Contact Kristin at kristin_ford@can.salvationarmy.org


Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Cancer Society


CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY requires volunteers for the upcoming Slopes For Hope event at Silver Star Mountain Resort


Prize Captain Committee-  work with a team to approach corporate partners for donated gifts to be given to participants.

Promotional Posters - work with a team to delivery and post promotional posters throughout the community. Inform the public about the upcoming event in January.

Event Volunteers- assist with registration of participants
January 27th, 2018  8 am - 3 pm

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Heaton Place Retirement Residence

If you enjoy helping out with special events such as parties and teas, or if leading games, crafts and exercises is of interest to you, Heaton place is looking for volunteers any day of the week.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Gateby Care Centre

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Recreation Assistant 
Assist a resident to/from Schubert Centre
Interact and visit with resident

One-On-One Visitor
Socialize and play card games with a Resident

 Please call 250-545-0585 ext. 6