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NANAIMO DISBILITY RESOURCE CENTRE- Board Members

 Nanaimo Disability Resource Centre is a registered charity providing services to persons to persons with disabilities in the Mid and North Island region.  We also issue parking permits for accessible […]

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AFRICAN HERITAGE SOCIETY – Various Events

Nanaimo African Heritage Society is looking for volunteers for various events throughout the year, such as Picnic in the park in the summer, a children’s masquerade party in September/October, and […]

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AIDS VANCOUVER ISLAND – Community Info Table Sunday, June 9

Aids Vancouver Island (AVI) will be setting up an information table as part of the Nanaimo Gay Pride Festival.  We’re looking for volunteers to work as part of a team […]

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FRIENDS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA – Board Members/Directors

Nanaimo Friends of Schizophrenia (F.O.S.) is a non-profit housing society whose mandate is to provide safe, affordable housing to those with a severe mental illness.  They require board members who […]

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THEATREONE – Board Members

TheatreOne is Nanaimo’s only professional theatre company, offering plays for diverse audiences. TheatreOne is looking to renew our Board by recruiting new directors and/or Board members of Board committees. In […]

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VANCOUVER ISLAND CHILDREN’S BOOK FESTIVAL – Saturday, June 1 Event Volunteers

Bookfest is a fun-filled day for children and adults alike. Renowned authors and illustrators from all across Canada are invited to share their work, tell stories about their creations and […]

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NANAIMO DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTRE – Reception and Permit Processing

Nanaimo Disability Resource Centre requires a volunteer to greet walk-in clients, answer phones, take messages, provide information/referrals and process Parking Permit applications.  This position is for 4 hours/week; due to […]

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CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY – Board of Directors

The Central Vancouver Island Multicultural Society provides services to immigrants, and provides English language classes, employment and direct settlement assistance and related services.   Ideally, candidates will have experience with Board […]

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CANADIAN RED CROSS – Finance and Administrative Support Volunteer

This volunteer would support administrative functions with a focus on finance-related tasks.  Tasks would involve supporting the field emergency operations teams, ensuring financial accountability and would provide financial support to […]

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CRIMSON COAST DANCE SOCIETY – Volunteer Board and Committee Members

Crimson Coast Dance Society would like to expand its volunteer base and enhance their existing committee structure in the following areas:  Fundraising, Front of House, Marketing, Special Events, Outreach and […]

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SPECIAL OLYMPICS – Volunteers for 1-day Track Meet June 15

BC Special Olympics Nanaimo is hosting a track and field meet for 150 athletes with cognitive disabilities.  Volunteers for this event will help with field events (long jump, shot put […]

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NANAIMO LAWN BOWLING CLUB VISION IMPAIRED – Disability Lawn Bowling Helpers

The Nanaimo Vision Impaired Lawn Bowling Club at Bowen Park is looking for volunteers to assist the vision impaired and others with disabilities to enjoy lawn bowling.  These volunteers would […]

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MARMOT RECOVERY FOUNDATION – Director

MARMOT RECOVERY FOUNDATION Director The Marmot Recovery Foundation is looking for a Director.  This volunteer would have a demonstrated interest in the organization’s goal purpose and goals and a willingness […]

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HAVEN SOCIETY – Community Service Building Hosts

The Haven Society is recruiting Community Service Building (CSB) Hosts to help provide a welcoming, comfortable and safe environment for people arriving at the Community Services Building.  CSB Hosts also […]

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NANAIMO ARTS COUNCIL – Grant Writer

The Nanaimo Arts Council needs someone with non-profit provincial grant writing experience to assist our board in completing grant applications.  Someone with grant writing experience is required, who has computer […]

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CANADIAN RED CROSS – Communications Volunteer

Communications volunteers are detail oriented and passionate about communicating the work of the Canadian Red Cross.  Duties may include supporting social media, internal communications, upholding brand standards, photography, attending events […]

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ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY OF BC – Walk for Alzheimer’s

Volunteers required for the following: April 13, 20, and 27th   for about 3 or 4 hours Woodgrove Mall booth set up – volunteers needed to pass out flyers and pledge […]

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SALVATION ARMY NEW HOPE CENTRE – Barber for Men’s haircuts

The Salvation Army New Hope Centre is looking for a volunteer to provide men’s haircuts for low-income community members.  This person must have their own barber’s tools and have experience […]

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PARK AVENUE COMMUNITY SCHOOL FUNFAIR – Funfair Volunteers

Park Avenue school is looking for volunteers for the biennial funfair on May 25.  They need help all day from set up during the event and for take down after […]

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LITERACY CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND – Special Event Volunteer for upcoming Festival in June

Literacy Central Vancouver Island requires a volunteer to price books and work on displays.  The ability to lift and move boxes of books is required.  Volunteer required to help for […]

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KIDS HELP PHONE Walk So Kids Can Talk – Event Set up

 The Walk So Kids Can Talk needs help with setting up site and route for event day, Sunday, May 5, 2019.  Volunteers are needed with communication and organization skills.  Hours […]

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MS SOCIETY OF CANADA – Friendly Visiting Volunteers

The MS Society is recruiting volunteers for the Friendly Visiting Program.  The purpose of the program is to improve the quality of life of isolated persons with MS living in […]

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MS SOCIETY OF CANADA – Friendly Visiting Volunteers

The MS Society is recruiting volunteers for the Friendly Visiting Program.  The purpose of the program is to improve the quality of life of isolated persons with MS living in […]

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LITERACY CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND – Volunteer Tutor for Sna Naw As First Nation

Literacy Central Vancouver Island requires a volunteer tutor to teach basic literacy skills – numeracy, reading and writing for adults (18+).  Gas cards are available for travel reimbursement.  Teaching experience […]

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MS SOCIETY OF CANADA – MS Ambassadors

The MS Ambassador Program aims to help the MS Society of Canada, BC and Yukon Division reach out and be more visible.  MS Ambassadors are chosen based on their ability […]

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NANAIMO AND DISTRICT SPCA ANIMAL SHELTER – Advocacy Chair, Volunteer Coordinator and Humane Education Chair

The Nanaimo and District SPCA Animal Shelter is looking for volunteers to be on the Community Council. The Council meets one a month for approximately 2 hours.  Volunteers must be […]

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ETRA THERAPEUTIC RIDING ASSOCIATION – Sidewalkers and Horse Handlers

ETRA Therapeutic Riding is looking for sidewalkers and horse handlers for the spring session of therapeutic riding.  Orientation will be at Pyramid Stables in upper Lantzville on Tuesday, April 2.  […]

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NANAIMO DISBILITY RESOURCE CENTRE- Board Members

 Nanaimo Disability Resource Centre is a registered charity providing services to persons to persons with disabilities in the Mid and North Island region.  We also issue parking permits for accessible […]

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FRIENDS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA – Board Members/Directors

Nanaimo Friends of Schizophrenia (F.O.S.) is a non-profit housing society whose mandate is to provide safe, affordable housing to those with a severe mental illness.  They require board members who […]

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THEATREONE – Board Members

TheatreOne is Nanaimo’s only professional theatre company, offering plays for diverse audiences. TheatreOne is looking to renew our Board by recruiting new directors and/or Board members of Board committees. In […]

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CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY – Board of Directors

The Central Vancouver Island Multicultural Society provides services to immigrants, and provides English language classes, employment and direct settlement assistance and related services.   Ideally, candidates will have experience with Board […]

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CRIMSON COAST DANCE SOCIETY – Volunteer Board and Committee Members

Crimson Coast Dance Society would like to expand its volunteer base and enhance their existing committee structure in the following areas:  Fundraising, Front of House, Marketing, Special Events, Outreach and […]

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MARMOT RECOVERY FOUNDATION – Director

MARMOT RECOVERY FOUNDATION Director The Marmot Recovery Foundation is looking for a Director.  This volunteer would have a demonstrated interest in the organization’s goal purpose and goals and a willingness […]

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CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY – CIBC Run for the Cure Committee

The Canadian Cancer Society is looking for volunteers in Nanaimo to join the 2019 CIBC Run For The Cure Committee. Join a team of volunteers to organize this year’s event […]

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BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS – Board Member

Currently seeking volunteer board members to join as directors or committee members.  Leadership skills and experience in one or more of the following areas preferred:  Human Resources, Not-or-Profit, Business, Education.  […]

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KIWANIS CLUB OF NANAIMO SUNRISERS – Members

The Kiwanis Sunrisers group is seeking new members to build our organization and to assist in continuing to serve our community.  This is a fun and vibrant group, dedicated to […]

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THEATRE ONE – Board Members/Board Committee Members

TheatreOne is Nanaimo’s only fully professional theatre company, offering plays for diverse audiences. We produce and/or present a series of Mainstage plays annually; we engage young children in theatre through […]

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CANADIAN MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION MID-ISLAND BRANCH – Board Members

The Canadian Mental Health Association Mid Island Branch is currently seeking board members to join as Directors and Committee Members. They are inviting expressions of interest for Board Members in […]

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WILTSHIRE EDUCATION SOCIETY – (WES) – Committee Member

The Wiltshire Education Society is seeking new committee members to help build our organization and to assist in our goal of reuniting an Afghan refugee family here in Nanaimo.  We […]

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PACIFIC CARE – Board Member

If you have time to meet every third Monday of each month (about 50 hrs annually) and have experience/knowledge in administration, finance, public relations, program development, and have excellent communication […]

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NANAIMO FOODSHARE – Board of Director

Nanaimo Foodshare is seeking of a board member to join our team.  We would like to hear from you if you have a background or interest in small scale food […]

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WOODGROVE SENIOR CITIZEN’S HOUSING SOCIETY – Board of Directors

We are a not-profit society that manages 2 apartment buildings providing subsidized rents to over 55-s and handicapped persons.  We are pursuing funding for an additional building with 40 + […]

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SENIORS CONNECT – Steering Committee and Action Group Members

Seniors +55 volunteers with advice and feedback to share are required to attend monthly meetings in Nanaimo.   This project is about decreasing seniors’ social isolation.  Training and supervision is provided.  […]

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KIWANIS CLUB OF NANAIMO SUNRISERS – Members

The Kiwanis Sunrisers group is seeking new members to build our organization and to assist in continuing to serve our community.  This is a fun and vibrant group, dedicated to […]

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AFRICAN HERITAGE SOCIETY – Various Events

Nanaimo African Heritage Society is looking for volunteers for various events throughout the year, such as Picnic in the park in the summer, a children’s masquerade party in September/October, and […]

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HAVEN SOCIETY – Community Service Building Hosts

The Haven Society is recruiting Community Service Building (CSB) Hosts to help provide a welcoming, comfortable and safe environment for people arriving at the Community Services Building.  CSB Hosts also […]

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CANADIAN RED CROSS – Communications Volunteer

Communications volunteers are detail oriented and passionate about communicating the work of the Canadian Red Cross.  Duties may include supporting social media, internal communications, upholding brand standards, photography, attending events […]

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SALVATION ARMY NEW HOPE CENTRE – Barber for Men’s haircuts

The Salvation Army New Hope Centre is looking for a volunteer to provide men’s haircuts for low-income community members.  This person must have their own barber’s tools and have experience […]

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MS SOCIETY OF CANADA – Friendly Visiting Volunteers

The MS Society is recruiting volunteers for the Friendly Visiting Program.  The purpose of the program is to improve the quality of life of isolated persons with MS living in […]

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MS SOCIETY OF CANADA – Friendly Visiting Volunteers

The MS Society is recruiting volunteers for the Friendly Visiting Program.  The purpose of the program is to improve the quality of life of isolated persons with MS living in […]

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LITERACY CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND – Volunteer Tutor for Sna Naw As First Nation

Literacy Central Vancouver Island requires a volunteer tutor to teach basic literacy skills – numeracy, reading and writing for adults (18+).  Gas cards are available for travel reimbursement.  Teaching experience […]

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MS SOCIETY OF CANADA – MS Ambassadors

The MS Ambassador Program aims to help the MS Society of Canada, BC and Yukon Division reach out and be more visible.  MS Ambassadors are chosen based on their ability […]

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 VANCOUVER ISLAND UNIVERSITY – Volunteer Tutors

VIU is looking for volunteer tutors to work with adult students who are upgrading literacy and high school academics.  Areas of focus include English, Math, Chemistry, Biology and Physics.  Tutors […]

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CANADIAN RED CROSS Health Equipment Loan Program – Delivery Driver Volunteer

The Canadian Red Cross Society is seeking a Health Equipment Loan (HELP) Delivery Driver volunteer.  This position assists the program technician in the delivery and pick up of health equipment […]

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CANADIAN RED CROSS – Emergency Response Team (ERT) Responder

The Emergency Response Team (ERT) is activated for responses that exceed Personal Disaster Assistance (PDA) capacity. The incumbent of this position will be assigned to deliver a specific service on […]

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NANAIMO 7-10 CLUB SOCIETY- Kitchen Helpers

The 7-10 Club provides a valuable service for the Nanaimo community, and it’s a lot of fun besides!  Hours are from 7 AM to 10 AM, and we are always […]

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HAVEN  SOCIETY – Responder Volunteer

Haven Society is recruiting volunteers for our Responder Program. A volunteer in the Responder Program will be responsible for supporting sexual assault and domestic assault survivors at the Nanaimo Regional […]

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NANAIMO & DISTRICT HOSPITAL FOUNDATION  – Code Brew Volunteer Barista

Duties include: serve/wait on customers, complete sales transactions, prepare beverage items, maintain, clean and sanitary work station and customer seating area. Criminal Record check required, Valid Food Safe level 1 […]

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NANAIMO HOSPITAL AUXILIARY – Gift Shop Volunteer

The Nanaimo Hospital Gift Shop requires staff to volunteer one morning or afternoon a week. Volunteers work in teams of two.  The Gift Shop serves patients, families, visitors and employees […]

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NANAIMO COMMUNITY HOSPICE SOCIETY – Client Services Volunteer

The Nanaimo Community Hospice Society is looking for a Client Services Volunteer.  The Hospice Training Course is designed to prepare volunteers to help those at end of life and during […]

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CANADIAN RED CROSS – PS Volunteer for People Services Department

The incumbent must have the commitment to the fundamental principles of the Red Cross Movement and model the core competencies of the CRCS: team excellence, service excellence, accountability and results focused. This […]

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NANAIMO COMMUNITY HOSPICE – Processing/Warehouse

Hospice Thrift Shoppe is looking for a sorting/pricing specialist.  This person would be evaluating donations and cleaning and testing merchandise.  For more information, please call Cathy Dyck at 250-591-8811 or […]

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NANAIMO COMMUNITY HOSPICE – Cashier/Salesperson

Hospice Thrift Shoppe is looking for a customer-focussed cashier/salesperson with cashier experience, sales experience and merchandising abilities. For more information, please call Cathy Dyck at 250-591-8811 or stop into the […]

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VANCOUVER ISLAND SYMPHONY – Vancouver Island Symphony Volunteer

 The Vancouver Island Symphony is looking for volunteers to help with monthly mailings in our office. Volunteers for this position must be available during the hours of 9AM to 4PM […]

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CANADIAN RED CROSS – Personal Disaster Assistance (PDA) Responder

The Canadian Red Cross Society is seeking a Personal Disaster Assistance (PDA) Responder for Disaster Management (DM). Reporting to the PDA Supervisor, the PDA Responder will be responsible to fill […]

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EMERGENCY SUPPORT SERVICES – Support Volunteers

Looking for volunteers who are willing to be called out to support those that have been displaced from their homes due to an event such as a fire, flood or […]

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STROKE RECOVERY ASSOCIATION OF BC NANAIMO BRANCH – Stroke Recovery Communication

A volunteer is required to work with a speech/language therapist to support stroke survivors in language recovery.  This volunteer must like working with people, be interested in learning about language […]

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NANAIMO HOSPICE SHOPPE – Various Positions/Bowen Rd

Sorter/Pricer Volunteers urgently required to assist with pricing and sorting during shifts 9 – 1 p.m. or 1 – 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday.  Attention to detail, ideally with talent […]

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HABITAT FOR HUMANITY – Volunteer Opportunities

he Nanaimo Re-Store is always looking for new volunteers.  We have opportunities to volunteer in a variety of roles, including cashier, shop floor, warehouse and deliveries.  We are always keen […]

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NANAIMO DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTRE – Reception and Permit Processing

Nanaimo Disability Resource Centre requires a volunteer to greet walk-in clients, answer phones, take messages, provide information/referrals and process Parking Permit applications.  This position is for 4 hours/week; due to […]

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CANADIAN RED CROSS – Finance and Administrative Support Volunteer

This volunteer would support administrative functions with a focus on finance-related tasks.  Tasks would involve supporting the field emergency operations teams, ensuring financial accountability and would provide financial support to […]

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NANAIMO ARTS COUNCIL – Grant Writer

The Nanaimo Arts Council needs someone with non-profit provincial grant writing experience to assist our board in completing grant applications.  Someone with grant writing experience is required, who has computer […]

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CANADIAN RED CROSS Health Equipment Loan Program (HELP) – Program Administration Volunteer

This program requires a volunteer reporting to the Coordinator/Team Lead and would provide general office assistance. Strong English verbal and written communication skills, telephone etiquette and interpersonal skills are required. […]

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VOLUNTEER NANAIMO – Needs Used Laptops or Workstations

If you have a newer used laptop and or computer and would like to donate it to our computer community service program Watchdog, please call us at 250-758-7121.  We refurbish computers […]

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CANADIAN RED CROSS – Health Equipment Loan Program Client Services Volunteer

This position provides front line contact for in-person and telephone inquiries from the public.  The primary responsibility is to provide health equipment loans and accept returns of health equipment. For […]

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V.I. CRISIS SOCIETY – Crisis Line Volunteer

We need volunteers with an empathetic, non-judgmental attitude, and basic computer skills.  Requires 65 hours of in-class instruction, and a commitment of 200 hours per year.  Shifts are 4 hours, […]

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NANAIMO CITIZEN ADVOCACY – Receptionist for front office

A receptionist is required to answer phones, screen and direct calls, take and relay messages, and to greet people entering the organization. This position would be for 1-2 days per […]

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CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY Hippy Program – Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters

CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY Hippy Program – Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters The Hippy Program works with families in the home to support parents as their child’s […]

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CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY Hippy Program – Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters

The Hippy Program works with families in the home to support parents as their child’s first and most important teacher. We require a volunteer to help us assemble Home Visitor […]

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205 COLLISHAW ROYAL CANADIAN AIR CADETS – Various Positions

The Royal Canadian Air Cadets is a Canadian national youth program for young individuals aged 12 to 18.  The program is administered by the Canadian Forces and funded through the […]

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ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF BC – 3 positions

Office Volunteer Alzheimer Society of BC requires a volunteer for an ongoing administrative role in their Resource Centre, including reception, workshop registration and data tracking.  Experience with office organisation, Microsoft […]

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MEN’S CENTRE – Front Desk Reception

This is an ongoing position at the Men’s Resource centre on Fitzwilliam St.  The shifts are as follows: Tuesdays 10-12, 1-3 and Wednesdays 10-12.  This is an ongoing position which […]

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NANAIMO DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTRE – Community Resource Co-ordinator

We need someone who speaks English, is comfortable on the phone, has a basic knowledge of computers, can multi task and likes to research resources. Our focus is someone interested […]

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THEATRE ONE – Admin, Marketing and Box Office Assistants

2 – 4 people for general management support in the office of TheatreOne at 60 Wharf Street Duties include filing, data entry, mail and managing correspondence.  Some math and computer […]

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VANCOUVER ISLAND UNIVERSITY – Volunteer Tutors

Looking for volunteer tutors to work with adult students who are upgrading academics at a grade 12 level.  Shifts will be at the University with days and hours varying depending […]

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NANAIMO LAWN BOWLING CLUB VISION IMPAIRED – Disability Lawn Bowling Helpers

The Nanaimo Vision Impaired Lawn Bowling Club at Bowen Park is looking for volunteers to assist the vision impaired and others with disabilities to enjoy lawn bowling.  These volunteers would […]

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ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF BC – Minds in Motion Coordinator

The Alzheimer Society of BC is looking for help with a fitness and social program for people (and for their care partners) experiencing early stage memory loss.  Shifts are weekly […]

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DIABETES CANADA – Let’s Talk Diabetes Community Presenter

As a representative of Diabetes Canada, the Volunteer Community Presenter’s role is to deliver the pre-prepared awareness presentation, Let’s Talk Diabetes: What You Need to Know to community groups and […]

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EDEN GARDENS – Activity Helpers

We are seeking new volunteer team members eager for a challenging and rewarding experience. All volunteers are provided with orientation, training (when required) staff support, program choices and flexibility in […]

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EDEN GARDENS – Bistro/Gift Shop Volunteer

Ongoing – Use your customer service skills to set up coffee, tea and cookies, invite and walk residents to the bistro, serve coffee and mingle with residents. Attend the gift […]

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ST JOHN AMBULANCE – Therapy Dog Program

St. John Ambulance is looking for volunteers with dogs who are keen to visit seniors’ care homes and schools and to attend special events.  Dogs must be over 2 years […]

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ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF BC – 3 positions

Office Volunteer Alzheimer Society of BC requires a volunteer for an ongoing administrative role in their Resource Centre, including reception, workshop registration and data tracking.  Experience with office organisation, Microsoft […]

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MARCH OF DIMES/STROKE RECOVERY ASSOCIATION OF BC – Program Assistant

A Program Assistant is required for Seniors Programs, Day Care, and Day programs. This position requires teaching and facilitating.  A friendly energetic volunteer with excellent communication and interpersonal skills is […]

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BC BLIND SPORTS – Volunteer Guide

A Volunteer guide is needed for a Seniors Fitness Program for sight-impaired persons. This position requires assisting participants with positioning in chair exercise classes. A person for this position requires […]

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MEALS ON WHEELS – Day Captain

Day Captains provide leadership and oversight to the delivery of Meals on Wheels.  You would meet once per week with drivers to assign routes, facilitate meal pick up and provide […]

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MEALS ON WHEELS – Drivers

This is an ongoing position with Meals on Wheels to deliver hot nutritious food throughout Nanaimo.  Clients are generally older adults or persons with disabilities who may be isolated or […]

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NANAIMO FAMILY LIFE ASSOCIATION – Right Neighbourly Walking Program

The Right Neighbourly Walking Program is a program designed to help reduce seniors’ social isolation and to support healthy active aging.  The goal is to create walking programs in communities […]

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SENIORS CONNECT – Steering Committee and Action Group Members

Seniors +55 volunteers with advice and feedback to share are required to attend monthly meetings in Nanaimo.   This project is about decreasing seniors’ social isolation.  Training and supervision is provided.  […]

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EDEN GARDENS – Volunteer Driver

Eden Gardens requires a driver to drive a 17-seat bus around the city once per week from 10 am to 12 noon.  A Class 4 driver’s license with a clean […]

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NANAIMO MEALS ON WHEELS – Drivers

Meals on Wheels urgently requires Volunteer Drivers one day a week for 1 – 1 ½ hours.  A valid driver’s license and an RCMP Criminal Record Check is required.  For […]

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AIDS VANCOUVER ISLAND – Community Info Table Sunday, June 9

Aids Vancouver Island (AVI) will be setting up an information table as part of the Nanaimo Gay Pride Festival.  We’re looking for volunteers to work as part of a team […]

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VANCOUVER ISLAND CHILDREN’S BOOK FESTIVAL – Saturday, June 1 Event Volunteers

Bookfest is a fun-filled day for children and adults alike. Renowned authors and illustrators from all across Canada are invited to share their work, tell stories about their creations and […]

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SPECIAL OLYMPICS – Volunteers for 1-day Track Meet June 15

BC Special Olympics Nanaimo is hosting a track and field meet for 150 athletes with cognitive disabilities.  Volunteers for this event will help with field events (long jump, shot put […]

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ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY OF BC – Walk for Alzheimer’s

Volunteers required for the following: April 13, 20, and 27th   for about 3 or 4 hours Woodgrove Mall booth set up – volunteers needed to pass out flyers and pledge […]

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PARK AVENUE COMMUNITY SCHOOL FUNFAIR – Funfair Volunteers

Park Avenue school is looking for volunteers for the biennial funfair on May 25.  They need help all day from set up during the event and for take down after […]

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LITERACY CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND – Special Event Volunteer for upcoming Festival in June

Literacy Central Vancouver Island requires a volunteer to price books and work on displays.  The ability to lift and move boxes of books is required.  Volunteer required to help for […]

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VANCOUVER ISLAND CHILDREN’S BOOK FESTIVAL Saturday, June 1

Publicity and Promotions Lead A volunteer is required to coordinate graphic design for brochures, posters, bookmarks, billboards and signs.  This person would coordinate social media efforts, write and oversee press […]

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VANCOUVER ISLAND CHILDREN’S BOOK FESTIVAL Saturday, June 1

Website Administrator A volunteer is required to update the Children’s Book Festival website with new information as required and to change the website to interim information at the end of […]

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VANCOUVER ISLAND CHILDREN’S BOOK FESTIVAL – Saturday, June 1 Site Lead

A volunteer is required to coordinate booking of venues, rentals, food vendors and entertainment.  This volunteer would create site schedules and other documentation for festival day (June 1), help to […]

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KIDS HELP PHONE Walk So Kids Can Talk – Event Set up

 The Walk So Kids Can Talk needs help with setting up site and route for event day, Sunday, May 5, 2019.  Volunteers are needed with communication and organization skills.  Hours […]

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NANAIMO REGION JOHN HOWARD SOCIETY – Story Book Dads Program

The Nanaimo John Howard Society is looking for volunteers to go to the Nanaimo Correctional Centre to help fathers make a recording reading a book to their child; must be […]

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NANAIMO CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTRE – Experienced Child Minders

Nanaimo Child Development Centre is looking for child minders to help with taking care of children while parents are attending peer-to-peer groups and education knowledge sessions.  There are many different […]

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CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY – Camp Goodtimes

The Canadian Cancer Society is looking for volunteers for support Camp Goodtimes. Camp Goodtimes is an overnight camp for children and youth with cancer and their families. Volunteers play many […]

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HEART AND STROKE FOUNDATION – Jump Rope for Heart Ambassador

The Heart and Stroke Foundation requires volunteers to liaise with the Hearth & Stroke School Coordinator for the Jump Rope for Heart program.  Volunteers would be visiting schools to discuss […]

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SCOUTS CANADA – Various Positions Available

Scout Leader:  Work with youth ages 11-14 to help them become well rounded, using the outdoors as their classroom. Interest in pursuing outdoor activities, leadership skills and organizational skills an […]

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