Schubert Centre Needs Thrift Shop Attendants

The Schubert Centre is looking for 4 volunteer Thrift Shop Attendants to greet customers and assist with sales, use the cash register, and accept payment. Must enjoy working and dealing with the public.  Please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services for more information at 250.545.0585

Literacy Tutors needed at Okanagan College

Okanagan College is looking for 30 Volunteer Literacy Tutors over the age of 19 with basic reading, writing or math skills to provide individual tutoring to adults struggling with basic literacy issues.  Some of the clients may be ESL (English as a Second Language).  You can meet at the college, library, people place or in a coffee shop environment, once or twice a week for 2-4 hours.  Schedules can be flexible. Training provided.

Those interested in helping should contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Community Dental Access Centre needs Office Assistants

The Community Dental Access Centre is a non-profit low-cost dental clinic which will provide basic restorative and hygiene services to low-income people in the North Okanagan.  They are looking for 3 volunteer Office Assistants to assist new clients to complete forms, look up dental coverage on computer, compile new patient forms packages, file and pull charts and data enter patient's chart information. Volunteers are needed for shifts on Monday to Thursday.  If you can help, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 

Special Olympics is looking for Functional Testers

Event Date: October 16, 2016

Special Olympics Vernon provides sports opportunities for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. At present, they are looking for 10 volunteer Functional Testers on October 16, 2016 to assist athletes fitness level, flexibility and movement patterns, and improve their fitness progress. Training is provided. Lunch is provided for individuals volunteering for the day. Those interested in helping should contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Arthritis Society is looking for 2 Workshop Facilitators

Two volunteer Workshop Facilitators are needed by the Arthritis Society to co-facilitate 2 hour workshops four times per year.  Workshops take place at the Schubert Centre. Those interested in helping should contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Volunteers needed for planning Slopes for Hope

Event Date: February 11, 2017

The Canadian Cancer Society is looking for several volunteers to assist with planning the second annual Slopes for Hope. 

Finance Captains (3) to attend meetings, take minutes, collect, deposit and be accountable for monies from the event and assist with coordination of registrations on day of event

Prizing Captains (3) to attend meetings, coordinate donated prizes, assure donor logos are added to marketing materials, set up prize table at event and send out appreciation letters after the event.

Promotion and Recruitment Captains (3) to attend meetings, assist with marketing, make contact with businesses, schools, social groups o register teams and/or sponsor a team.

Those interested in volunteering should contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Board Members needed for Mental Illness Family Support Centre

The Mental Illness Family Support Centre is dedicated to providing support, education and advocacy to families of individuals who have a mental illness and/or addiction or substance misuse issue. And they are looking for approximately 2 volunteer Board Members. As a Board Member, you will be asked to attend monthly board meetings, work with fellow directors on committee work and become familiar with mental health issues.

Those interested in volunteering should contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Sorters and cashiers needed at Kindale Thrift Store in Armstrong

Kindale is looking for 10 sorters/cashiers for the Thrift Store in Armstrong.  Volunteers would sort donations, place them for sale, perform cashiering duties and keep the store tidy.  Volunteers are needed six days a week (Monday to Saturday). Training provided.
Those interested in helping should contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 or email volunteers@nexusbc.ca 

Gift Shop Treasurer needed for the VJH Auxiliary

VJH Auxiliary is looking for a volunteer Gift Shop Treasurer to manage the Auxiliary Gift Shop books.  Must have a good working knowledge of both Sage 50 and Excel.  Tasks include preparing monthly reports and liaising with Auxiliary Executive and Gift Shop Coordinator.  For more information, contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 (Monday to Thursday).

Gift Shop Coordinator needed for the VJH Auxiliary

VJH Auxiliary is looking for a volunteer Gift Shop Coordinator to manage the Auxiliary Gift Shop at the Vernon hospital.  The Coordinator conducts monthly shop meetings, review and updates policy and procedures, and prepares monthly and annual reports for the Executive. For more information, contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585 (Monday to Thursday).

Orchard Valley looking for Front Desk Assistants

Orchard Valley Retirement Residence is looking for one to two Front Desk Assistants to help seniors with varied tasks and requests, answering the phone, minor clerical duties and interact with our seniors.  Must have a cheerful and helpful disposition. If you can help, please contact NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585

Abbeyfield needs a Casual Cook

The Abbeyfield House in Vernon is looking for a Casual Cook to prepare meals for 6-10 residents (lunch and supper), and partake in the meals with the residents. Must enjoy interacting with seniors. If you are interested in this volunteer position, please phone NexusBC Volunteer Services at 250.545.0585