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

Vernon Winter Carnival Volunteers


salientMall Kiosk Salespersons (3-4 volunteers needed): Sell raffle tickets and merchandise at the Village Green Mall. Must be friendly and outgoing. Flexible shifts during mall hours Feb 3-12, 2017.

Carnival Cops (5-6 volunteers needed): Dress up in Carnival Cop costume, attend pre-scheduled events to spread carnival spirit and promote the Carnival. Sell raffle tickets and Carnival buttons. Flexible shifts Feb 3-12, 2017.

Office Volunteer (2-3 volunteers needed): Housekeeping, stuffing envelopes, taking inventory, folding clothes, and working on different projects in the office. Craft type skills an asset. Volunteers are needed January-February with flexible hours.

Receptionists (4-5 volunteers needed): Greet people, set up for events, clear tables, and clean. Volunteers are needed January-February with various hours.

For more information, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email 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

Garage Sale Coordinator & Assistant

Allan Brooks Nature Centre is looking for a Garage Sale Coordinator and an Assistant Coordinator. Your responsibilities would include arranging pick up and delivery of donated items, communicating with donors, and organizing volunteers. The garage sale will take place May 2017. 

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

Event Assistant

Heritage Square offers a safe home-like environment and round-the-clock nursing care for seniors who are no longer able to live independently. Volunteers are needed to help with parties and large activities for seniors on weekdays between 9 am-noon. 

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


Animal Visiting Pet Therapy Volunteers

Hearthstone Manor is searching for Animal Visiting Pet Therapy participants to visit seniors with your friendly pet. Must enjoy interacting with seniors and be a non-smoker. Pet therapy certification required if available. Shifts are available Monday-Friday 10:45-11:45 am or 3:00-4:00 pm.

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

Activity Assistant

Hearthstone Manor is looking for 2 Activity Assistants to organize activities and help residents with board games. Must enjoy interacting with seniors, have an outgoing personality, and be a non-smoker. Dementia experience is an asset. Volunteers are needed for shifts on weekdays 10:45-11:45 am or 3:00-4:00 pm. 

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

Secretary and Board Members at Abbeyfield House

Abbeyfield is a non-profit housing option for seniors, and the Vernon Society is looking for a Board Members and a Secretary to serve on the board. Must be able to attend a board meeting once per month. The Secretary would be responsible for taking meeting minutes. Members assist with decision making, fundraisers, and special events.

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

Visitor Counsellors

Image result for vernon visitor centreThe Vernon Visitor Centre is looking for Visitor Counsellors to welcome visitors to Vernon. Other tasks include stocking brochure racks, some computer work, and participation in various projects.

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

Special Olympics Vernon is searching for Program Volunteers

Image result for special olympics logoSpecial Olympics Vernon is looking for Basketball and Club Fit Program Volunteers to assist athletes with drills and skills. As a program volunteer you will be following instructions from coaches to assist the athletes. The basketball program runs Monday 6-7:15 pm and Club Fit runs Tuesday 6-8 pm. 

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