Allan Brooks Volunteer Q&A Session

Allan Brooks Nature Centre will be hosting a 1 hour information session for potential volunteers. Learn about various opportunities including visitor services, front desk, nature interpreters, and special events!

The question and answer session will be held on Thursday March 16, 2017 from 1-2 pm. Sign up by emailing Janice at operations@abnc.ca

Coldest Night of the Year Volunteers

February 25, 2017
The Upper Room Mission's fundraiser, The Coldest Night Of The Year, is looking for volunteers on the night of the event.

Volunteers are needed to form the Registration Team:
-Check-In Volunteers are responsible for the speedy and friendly registration of all participants. This involves processing cash, cheques, and waivers, and directing walkers to claim their reward if applicable
-Cash Management Volunteers take over once the initial flood of participants has slowed, and will be responsible for counting all funds.

Volunteers are also needed for Route Marshaling.
-Responsible to assist walkers along route at key intersections or critical corners. Generally encouraging, cheering and celebrating each walker as they navigate the route.

Register for these opportunities online at https://canada.cnoy.org/volunteer

Youth Centre Worker

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Teen Junction Youth Centre is searching for 8 volunteers to work directly with youth to share your talents and passions! Position responsibilities include assisting with preparation of meals and set up/clean up of events. Volunteers are needed 3:30-5:50 pm or 5:30-7:30 pm, shifts available Monday-Friday.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Warehouse Food Sorter

The Salvation Army is looking for 5-10 Warehouse Food Sorters.

Food Sorters organize food into bins and boxes, check for quality of goods, and portion certain foods.  Must be a team player, motivated, cheerful and helpful.  Training is provided. Shifts are available Monday-Friday 8am-3pm.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Pontoon Boat Captain

Image result for okanagan quality life societyThe Okanagan Quality Life Society is searching for Pontoon Boat Captains. Must hold a Canada Pleasure Craft Operator card.

Job description: with a partner captain, take client groups on pontoon boat rides, one day per week. Ensure the boat is properly set up prior to departure then moored and tidied at the end of each trip. Ensure the clients are comfortable and safe during the trip and on boarding and disembarking. Attend a monthly captain's meeting. Volunteers are needed June-September.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Resident Visitor

Image result for senior visitGateby care facility is looking for 3 volunteers to visit with residents. Residents have requested especially for a volunteer to read the bible to them and talk about the Christian faith.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Coffee Shop Attendant at Schubert Centre

Schubert Centre is looking for 4 coffee shop attendants to work as a team and serve food and beverages. Other duties include operating a cash register, cleaning tables, and ensuring fresh coffee is made. Shifts are available Monday-Saturday 8am-noon or noon-4pm.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Thrift Shop Attendant at Schubert Centre

The Schubert Centre is looking for 4 volunteer Thrift Shop Attendants. Must enjoy working with the public and be able to lift and carry donations and use the stairs. Duties include sorting and washing clothes and using a cash register.
Shifts are available 9 am-12:30 pm or 12-3 pm.

Please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services for more information at 250.545.0585

Garage Sale Work Crew

Allan Brooks Nature Centre is looking for help at their garage sale to sort and display donated items, set up and take down equipment. Must enjoy working with a team. Come take part in the largest garage sale in Vernon! 

The garage sale will be held May 27-28, 2017, 8am-4pm. 

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Pick up and Delivery Drivers

Allan Brooks Nature Centre is looking for Pick up and Delivery Drivers. Your responsibilities would include picking up donations from individuals and/or storage facilities. Must have access to vehicle for transporting large or small items. Must be able to lift at least 30 pounds. 

Volunteers are needed now until May 27th with various hours. 

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Lifeline Installers

IHA's Lifeline Emergency Response Program is looking for volunteers to visit the homes of new lifeline subscribers, install equipment, and explain how the system works to users. Comprehensive training is provided.

If you can help with this important program, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or volunteers@nexusbc.ca

Bingo Caller

Pioneer Square in Armstrong is looking for a Bingo Caller on Monday and Wednesdays 1-2 pm each week.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca