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NANAIMO AND DISTRICT BC SPCA – Event Planner/Fundraising Chair

Nanaimo SPCA requires an event Planner/Fundraising Chair, as well as additional members for the Fundraising Committee, to help with planning and hosting events, advertising and other fun activities to support […]

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SPECIAL OLYMPICS BRITISH COLUMBIA – SOBC Nanaimo Soccer

Head Coach SOBC Nanaimo requires help with coaching and running practices for a regional tournament in Nanaimo June 23.  A person with knowledge of soccer skills and rules, who has […]

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BETHLEHEM CENTRE -Work Stay Volunteer

A volunteer for this position will offer support to our operation and would be on call overnight for emergencies every other week for 12 weeks. A room with a shared […]

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ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF BC – Mind in Motion Volunteer

The Alzheimer Society of BC is looking for help with their fitness and social program for people experiencing early stage memory loss.  Shifts will be weekly, every Friday from 1 […]

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DEPARTURE BAY REFUGEE SPONSORSHIP GROUP – Volunteer Study Partner/Mentor

 A young male refugee from Iraq, who formerly worked in a financial institution in his home country, is trying to update his credentials in Canada. He is fluent in English […]

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EDEN GARDENS – Bistro/Gift Shop Volunteer

Use your customer service skills to sell and display merchandise to the residents and their families.  Serve a cup of coffee at the friendly bistro and help make this the […]

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NANAIMO CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC – Board Member

The NCM is looking for Board Members.  A volunteer with enthusiasm is required.  Legal or accounting experience, as well as event planning experience would all be assets.  For more information, […]

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NANAIMO DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTRE – Resource Volunteer

A volunteer is required who is interested in researching resources for people with disabilities and for seniors in the Parksville/Nanaimo/Ladysmith area.  Duties include maintaining the current resource directory, keeping volunteers […]

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MARCH OF DIMES CANADA & STROKE ASSOCIATION OF BC – PERK Program Facilitator for the recovery of stroke survivors

PERK is a program that aims to help stroke survivors stay mentally sharp while enjoying group comradery. A volunteer for this position would prepare and deliver this weekly program, would […]

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AIDS Vancouver Island – Health Promotion Pack Assembler

Volunteer required to assemble harm reduction packs (safer smoking and injecting) and safer sex packs (condom) on an ongoing basis.  This volunteer requires the ability to work independently on a […]

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CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY – Family Match Volunteers

The Immigrant Welcome Centre connects newcomers with established Canadians.  We are looking for families who want to make new friends.  This family matching program will assist recently arrived families to […]

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VOLUNTEER NANAIMO – Relief Receptionists

Volunteer Nanaimo is looking for a few relief receptionists to cover sick days and/or vacation days in our office.  General office duties including answering phones, photocopying and booking tax appointments.  […]

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NANAIMO SPCA COMMUNITY COUNCIL – Librarian

A current or retired librarian is needed for the SPCA Archives Committee.  This is a start-up, and someone with expert abilities is needed for this position.  For more information, please […]

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AIDS VANCOUVER ISLAND – Staff for Information Table

As part of Nanaimo’s Pride Festival June 9, AVI will be setting up a health promotion information table at this event at Maffeo Sutton Park.  This volunteer should be comfortable […]

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PARENT SUPPORT SERVICES OF BC – VOLUNTEER FACILITATORS

Parent Support Services of BC (PSS) is a non-profit organization with a mission to promote the health of all families by partnering with those in a parenting role through volunteer-facilitated […]

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LITERACY CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND – Bears and Beams Volunteer

Literacy Central VI is looking for volunteers to become reading/math buddies for children in Nanaimo’s public schools.  If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Gabriele at 250-754-8988 or email:  […]

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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 in need of new board members and officers.  Some […]

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BC SPECIAL OLYMPICS – Track and Field Meet June 16

Special Olympics needs numerous volunteers to help run a track and field meet for over 100 Special Olympic Athletes coming from all over Vancouver Island. Lunch, tea and drinking water […]

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NANAIMO PRIDE SOCIETY – Nanaimo Pride Parade June 9

Parade Marshalls – Nanaimo Pride Society is looking for 13 awesome people to help marshall the Pride Parade.  Duties will be to direct the parade and keep everything moving on […]

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NANAIMO ART GALLERY – Front Desk/Exhibition Helpers

Volunteers are needed to assist with front desk procedures, greeting and providing information to Gallery visitors as necessary, and minor administrative tasks as directed by the Visitor Services Coordinator.  Each […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Stone Soup Food Prep

Stone Soup Food Prep Volunteers are required to help prep food for soups and stews. Hours are every Tuesday and Wednesday from 9 – 3; you can volunteer for the […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Stone Soup Cooks

Wisteria Community Association is looking for cooks to help make soup for the homeless and anyone needing a hot bowl of soup.  This person would be cooking soups and stews. […]

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BETHLEHEM CENTRE – Volunteer Coordinators

Come and check out the many areas for you and your local spiritual care centre to serve each other.  Areas of interest include vegetable garden, labyrinth, and labyrinth museum, gift […]

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PARENT SUPPORT SERVICES SOCIETY OF BC – Group Facilitators

Parent Support Services Society of BC is seeking volunteers who genuinely wish to support people in a parenting role or parents or grandparents who are raising their grandchildren.  Excellent communication, […]

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HOSPICE THRIFT SHOPPE – Processing/Warehouse

Hospice Thrift Shoppe is looking for a sorting/pricing specialist.  This person would be evaluating donations and cleaning and testing merchandise.  Hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings. Please call Shannon […]

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NANAIMO AND DISTRICT BC SPCA – Event Planner/Fundraising Chair

Nanaimo SPCA requires an event Planner/Fundraising Chair, as well as additional members for the Fundraising Committee, to help with planning and hosting events, advertising and other fun activities to support […]

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NANAIMO SPCA COMMUNITY COUNCIL – Librarian

A current or retired librarian is needed for the SPCA Archives Committee.  This is a start-up, and someone with expert abilities is needed for this position.  For more information, please […]

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NANAIMO SPCA COMMUNITY COUNCIL – Volunteer Chair

A volunteer is required to chair a meeting of volunteers to plan fundraising events for one meeting per month.  No experience is required for this volunteer position; training and supervision […]

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WOODGROVE SENIOR CITIZENS HOUSING SOCIETY – Board Members

This society manages two apartment blocks under BC Housing – Sunrise Manor (25 units) and Seafield Manor (30 units).  We are pursuing funding for an additional building with 40 + […]

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NANAIMO CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC – Board Member

The NCM is looking for Board Members.  A volunteer with enthusiasm is required.  Legal or accounting experience, as well as event planning experience would all be assets.  For more information, […]

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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 in need of new board members and officers.  Some […]

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NANAIMO CITIZEN ADVOCACY ASSOCIATION – Board Member

Looking to fill this position as soon as possible. Volunteer board member required to attend monthly board meetings, important related meetings, and participate in committee meetings as required. Volunteer must […]

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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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NANAIMO WOMEN’S RESOURCES SOCIETY – Member of the Board of Directors

 Requires a person to serve on a society board of directors that has the responsibility to oversee the operations of the Nanaimo Women’s Centre, promote the centre and fundraise.  This […]

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NANAIMO DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTRE – Board Members

NDRC is a non profit society providing services and information to persons having a disability.  We are accepting applications for new board members to join our worthwhile society.  A minimum […]

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V.I. INTEGRATED COUNSELLING SOCIETY – Executive Director

V.I. Integrated Counselling Society is looking for an Executive Director. The ideal candidate for this volunteer position will be able to volunteer 10 – 20 hours/week to manage the agency […]

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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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NANAIMO FOODSHARE SOCIETY – Board Position – Recording Secretary

Nanaimo Foodshare is looking for a person to record accurate minutes and be aware and sensitive to any special or confidential information discussed at the meeting.  This person would be […]

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MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SOCIETY OF CANADA – MS Walk Nanaimo Committee Chair

The MS Society is in search of a dynamic volunteer to chair their volunteer committee for the Nanaimo walk which is taking place May 27, 2018.  You will come on […]

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KIWANIS CLUB OF NANAIMO SUNRISERS – Members/Committee 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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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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BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS – Committee Members

Volunteers are needed to join a committee to assist with the development and execution of an exciting annual signature event. Experience in fundraising, marketing, communications or event management skills or […]

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“SENIORS CONNECT” – Steering Committee Members

Seniors +55 volunteers with advice and feedback to share required for this Federally-funded project steering committee to attend one hour meetings every 6 to 8 weeks at a central Nanaimo […]

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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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ARTHRITIS SOCIETY OF BC – Community in Motion (Walk to Fight Arthritis) Committee Members, Event planners and day of event volunteers

The Arthritis Society is looking for individuals who have a passionate commitment to helping the 650,000 people living with arthritis in BC through strategizing, planning & delivering the Walk to […]

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CMHA Mid Island – Board & Committee Members

Canadian Mental Health Association is currently seeking board members to joins as directors and committee members. CMHA is a volunteer driven organization that depends on individuals like you to help […]

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VIEX – Volunteer Director of Maintenance

The Director of Maintenance is responsible for the upkeep of the VIEX grounds, buildings and vehicles.  Also would include organizing the set-up and take-down of the fair in mid-August.  General […]

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MID ISLAND ABILITIES & INDEPENDENT LIVING SOCIETY – Board of Directors

Must be community minded, and demonstrate concern for seniors and their needs. Board of Directors meet once per month. Orientation to the Society and Board of Directors is provided, along […]

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UPLANDS WALK PACIFICA HOUSING – Shopping Assistance

Volunteers needed to assist tenants with mental health and mobility issues to do some small grocery shopping & bill payments.  Must have a valid drivers license and be compassionate and […]

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BETHLEHEM CENTRE -Work Stay Volunteer

A volunteer for this position will offer support to our operation and would be on call overnight for emergencies every other week for 12 weeks. A room with a shared […]

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FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES – Volunteer Bartenders

Volunteers needed for bartender shifts to cover on alternating weekends.(one on one off both Saturday and Sunday) Must be 19 or older and preference will be given to people who currently have a Serving it […]

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DEPARTURE BAY REFUGEE SPONSORSHIP GROUP – Volunteer Study Partner/Mentor

 A young male refugee from Iraq, who formerly worked in a financial institution in his home country, is trying to update his credentials in Canada. He is fluent in English […]

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CNIB (Canadian National Institute for the Blind) – Vision Mate

Volunteers needed to assist a visually impaired person in Nanaimo for a couple of hours a week with activities such as reading, organizing, accompanying on errands/walks or social visiting. Scheduling […]

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MARCH OF DIMES CANADA & STROKE ASSOCIATION OF BC – PERK Program Facilitator for the recovery of stroke survivors

PERK is a program that aims to help stroke survivors stay mentally sharp while enjoying group comradery. A volunteer for this position would prepare and deliver this weekly program, would […]

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CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY – Family Match Volunteers

The Immigrant Welcome Centre connects newcomers with established Canadians.  We are looking for families who want to make new friends.  This family matching program will assist recently arrived families to […]

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PARENT SUPPORT SERVICES OF BC – VOLUNTEER FACILITATORS

Parent Support Services of BC (PSS) is a non-profit organization with a mission to promote the health of all families by partnering with those in a parenting role through volunteer-facilitated […]

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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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MEALS ON WHEELS SOCIETY – Day Captain & Drivers

Meal Delivery Drivers:  Volunteers with a valid Class 5 drivers licence and a smile needed for 1 – 2 hours a week.  Driver orientation and kit provided. Day Captain:  Volunteers […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Stone Soup Food Prep

Stone Soup Food Prep Volunteers are required to help prep food for soups and stews. Hours are every Tuesday and Wednesday from 9 – 3; you can volunteer for the […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Stone Soup Cooks

Wisteria Community Association is looking for cooks to help make soup for the homeless and anyone needing a hot bowl of soup.  This person would be cooking soups and stews. […]

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BETHLEHEM CENTRE – Volunteer Coordinators

Come and check out the many areas for you and your local spiritual care centre to serve each other.  Areas of interest include vegetable garden, labyrinth, and labyrinth museum, gift […]

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HABITAT FOR HUMANITY – Volunteer Cashier

The Re-store is in need of a volunteer cashier. Four hour shifts available from Monday – Saturday from 10am – 2pm. Responsible to perform cash, credit and debit card transactions.  […]

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HOSPICE THRIFT SHOPPE – Processing/Warehouse

Hospice Thrift Shoppe is looking for a sorting/pricing specialist.  This person would be evaluating donations and cleaning and testing merchandise.  Hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings. Please call Shannon […]

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HOSPICE THRIFT SHOPPE – Cashier/Salesperson

Hospice Thrift Shoppe is looking for a customer-focused cashier/salesperson with cashier experience, sales experience and merchandising. This position is for Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.  Please call Shannon at 250-591-8811 […]

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VOLUNTEER NANAIMO – Knitters and/or yarn wanted

“Baa Baa Black Sheep, have you any wool? Calling all knitters!!  Volunteer Nanaimo needs 3 or 4 ply yarn to knit 8 X 8” squares – or you can make […]

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BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS – Clothing Sorter

Volunteers are needed to help hang, sort and organize clothing donations to be sold at the weekly Clothing Sale.  Commitment of 3 – 4 hours per week, and should be […]

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THE MEN’S CENTRE – Garden Helpers

The Men’s Centre is looking for a few people willing to help out with creating a unique garden project.  We’re looking for a few people 55 or above to help […]

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NANAIMO COMMUNITY GARDENS – Garden and Greenhouse Volunteers

Drop in to one of our work parties at our two garden sites Work parties are held at Beban Learning Garden on Wednesdays from 10 am to noon and Saturdays […]

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CANADIAN MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION MID ISLAND BRANCH- Workshop Facilitators

Canadian Mental Health would like to find facilitators for the following workshops. Dates for each workshop are to be determined.  A patient and compassionate person is required for each of […]

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NANAIMO UNITARIAN SHELTER – Showers Monitor

Caledonia Park Showers Monitor Volunteers needed to support Nanaimo Unitarian Shelter staff, who manage the showers for the homeless at Caledonia Park on behalf of the City of Nanaimo.  Three-hour […]

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NANAIMO 7-10 CLUB – Kitchen Helpers

Come out and volunteer for the 7-10 Club. This organization provides a valuable service for the Nanaimo community. And a lot of fun besides! The hours are 7 a.m. to […]

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Nanaimo Women’s Centre Society – Homes-to Homes Volunteer

This program provides families transitioning out of homelessness with basic household goods. A Volunteer is needed to assist the Coordinator with the entering of names and other data into our […]

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Nanaimo Women’s Centre Society – Set-up/Take-down Volunteer

Many of our programs require at least one or more people to help set-up/take-down chairs, tables or to just help with general clean up (trash, dishes, etc.). While this might […]

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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 AND DISTRICT BC SPCA – Event Planner/Fundraising Chair

Nanaimo SPCA requires an event Planner/Fundraising Chair, as well as additional members for the Fundraising Committee, to help with planning and hosting events, advertising and other fun activities to support […]

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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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LITERACY CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND – Volunteer Tutor

Literacy tutors needed to work one on one with adults wishing to upgrade their literacy and numeracy skills.  Teacher training, tutor experience or ESL certification is currently required.  Training and […]

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NANAIMO DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTRE – Resource Volunteer

A volunteer is required who is interested in researching resources for people with disabilities and for seniors in the Parksville/Nanaimo/Ladysmith area.  Duties include maintaining the current resource directory, keeping volunteers […]

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VOLUNTEER NANAIMO – Relief Receptionists

Volunteer Nanaimo is looking for a few relief receptionists to cover sick days and/or vacation days in our office.  General office duties including answering phones, photocopying and booking tax appointments.  […]

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NANAIMO WOMAN’S RESOURCE CENTRE – Volunteers for Centre & Events

The Nanaimo Women’s Resources Society is actively searching for volunteers to work in our Centre or to volunteer for various events we are planning to hold. Come join an enthusiastic […]

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THE MEN’S CENTRE – Front Desk

Looking for front desk volunteers once a week on Tuesday from 10:00AM – 3:00PM.  If you like to greet people and have an aptitude for being organized and are comfortable […]

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NANAIMO REGION JOHN HOWARD SOCIETY – Receptionist

Volunteer with office skills required to attend to visitors, deal with phone and in person inquiries, supply information about the organization to clients, community partners and general public.  Our office […]

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NANAIMO ART GALLERY – Front Desk/Exhibition Helpers

Volunteers are needed to assist with front desk procedures, greeting and providing information to Gallery visitors as necessary, and minor administrative tasks as directed by the Visitor Services Coordinator.  Each […]

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HABITAT FOR HUMANITY – Volunteer Cashier

The Re-store is in need of a volunteer cashier. Four hour shifts available from Monday – Saturday from 10am – 2pm. Responsible to perform cash, credit and debit card transactions.  […]

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CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY – Front Desk Office

Volunteer required to answer the phone and greet community members as well as assist with the wig program and other administrative tasks. Please contact Carolyn Cade at 1.800.663.7892 or by […]

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V.I. CRISIS SOCIETY – Crisis Line Worker

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 SPCA COMMUNITY COUNCIL – Volunteer Chair

A volunteer is required to chair a meeting of volunteers to plan fundraising events for one meeting per month.  No experience is required for this volunteer position; training and supervision […]

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NANAIMO SPCA COMMUNITY COUNCIL – Archives Committee

A volunteer is required to help organize and record archives for the Nanaimo SPCA.  A well-organized person or someone with library experience is required.  For more information please call Linda […]

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HEART AND STROKE FOUNDATION – Area Office Reception and Administration Volunteer

The Heart and Stroke Foundation is looking for a volunteer to help with data entry, reception and general clerical duties.  This volunteer must be familiar with Excel, Word the internet […]

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NANAIMO CITIZEN ADVOCACY ASSOCIATION – Receptionist

Looking for volunteer receptionist.  Must be able to greet clients, answer phones, and take messages.  RCMP security check is required.  Please contact Pam Pady at 250-753-2321 or email ncaapresident2@gmail.com

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V.I. INTEGRATED COUNSELLING SOCIETY – Executive Director

V.I. Integrated Counselling Society is looking for an Executive Director. The ideal candidate for this volunteer position will be able to volunteer 10 – 20 hours/week to manage the agency […]

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NANAIMO DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTRE – Reception and Permit Processing

A volunteer is required to greet walk-in clients, answer phones, take messages, provide information and referrals and process Parking Permit applications.  This position would be 4 hours per week; a […]

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NANAIMO FOODSHARE SOCIETY – Board Position – Recording Secretary

Nanaimo Foodshare is looking for a person to record accurate minutes and be aware and sensitive to any special or confidential information discussed at the meeting.  This person would be […]

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UNITED WAY CENTRAL AND NORTHERN VANCOUVER ISLAND – Volunteer Receptionist

Working with a small and busy team, the Volunteer Receptionist will assist our Office Administrator in a variety of administrative support tasks such as answering phones and taking messages, and […]

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MEN’S RESOURCE CENTRE – Clothing Volunteers

The Men’s Centre is looking for someone to join our team of Volunteers to assist for two hours a week in the clothing area. Tuesdays or Thursdays, and the time […]

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PACIFICA HOUSING ADVISORY ASSOCIATION – Activity Assistants

Bingo Assistant Pacifica’s Seniors Lodge is looking for volunteers to facilitate bingo sessions.  Shifts available are Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday and start at 2pm.  You will be responsible for setup […]

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ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF BC – Mind in Motion Volunteer

The Alzheimer Society of BC is looking for help with their fitness and social program for people experiencing early stage memory loss.  Shifts will be weekly, every Friday from 1 […]

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EDEN GARDENS – Bistro/Gift Shop Volunteer

Use your customer service skills to sell and display merchandise to the residents and their families.  Serve a cup of coffee at the friendly bistro and help make this the […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE – Activity Program Helpers

Gardening Assistants: to beautify the outdoor patio for residents by assisting with weeding and planting. Bowling Volunteers:  Support activity staff in setting up and facilitating the activity. You will assist […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE NANAIMO – News Sharing and Reading

 KIWANIS VILLAGE NANAIMO – Reading Residents are seeking volunteers to read to them one-on-one. Experience conversing with people who have dementia is an asset.  Please call Alanna Larsen at 250-740-3689 […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE NANAIMO- Friendly Visitor

Enjoy conversations with and spend time with residents. In addition to socializing, visits may include walking, playing games, dog visits and assisting residents with personal interests. You should have good […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE NANAIMO- Activity Assistance, Visitation and Support

Support needed for community-living seniors to take part in weekly social and recreational activities. Good communication skills, reliable, able to complete some light duty physical tasks (e.g. dishes). Someone needed […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE NANAIMO – Craft Assistance

Assist our residents to participate in making crafts. Should have an interest in crafting and have good communication skills. Person should be available once monthly from 1:30 until 3 pm. […]

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THE MEN’S CENTRE – Garden Helpers

The Men’s Centre is looking for a few people willing to help out with creating a unique garden project.  We’re looking for a few people 55 or above to help […]

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PACIFICA HOUSING ADVISORY ASOCIATION – Music for Seniors Volunteer

Looking for people and/or groups interested in playing music for residents to encourage them to participate in a sing-a-long.  A once a month commitment is required.  We require musicians who […]

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NANAIMO SENIORS VISITING PROGRAM – Various Positions Available

Telephone Caller: Nanaimo Seniors Visiting Program is looking for caring, mature individuals who would like to make a difference in the lives of seniors who are experiencing a degree of […]

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“SENIORS CONNECT” – Steering Committee Members

Seniors +55 volunteers with advice and feedback to share required for this Federally-funded project steering committee to attend one hour meetings every 6 to 8 weeks at a central Nanaimo […]

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SALVATION ARMY NANAIMO MINISTRIES – New Hope Centre Kitchen Swamper

We require a volunteer “Swamper” to assist the driver for food pick up/delivery to our kitchen/food services. Availability for this position must be Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday approximately […]

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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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SPECIAL OLYMPICS BRITISH COLUMBIA – SOBC Nanaimo Soccer

Head Coach SOBC Nanaimo requires help with coaching and running practices for a regional tournament in Nanaimo June 23.  A person with knowledge of soccer skills and rules, who has […]

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AIDS Vancouver Island – Health Promotion Pack Assembler

Volunteer required to assemble harm reduction packs (safer smoking and injecting) and safer sex packs (condom) on an ongoing basis.  This volunteer requires the ability to work independently on a […]

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AIDS VANCOUVER ISLAND – Staff for Information Table

As part of Nanaimo’s Pride Festival June 9, AVI will be setting up a health promotion information table at this event at Maffeo Sutton Park.  This volunteer should be comfortable […]

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BC SPECIAL OLYMPICS – Track and Field Meet June 16

Special Olympics needs numerous volunteers to help run a track and field meet for over 100 Special Olympic Athletes coming from all over Vancouver Island. Lunch, tea and drinking water […]

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NANAIMO PRIDE SOCIETY – Nanaimo Pride Parade June 9

Parade Marshalls – Nanaimo Pride Society is looking for 13 awesome people to help marshall the Pride Parade.  Duties will be to direct the parade and keep everything moving on […]

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LITERACY CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND – Bears and Beams Volunteer

Literacy Central VI is looking for volunteers to become reading/math buddies for children in Nanaimo’s public schools.  If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Gabriele at 250-754-8988 or email:  […]

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PARENT SUPPORT SERVICES SOCIETY OF BC – Group Facilitators

Parent Support Services Society of BC is seeking volunteers who genuinely wish to support people in a parenting role or parents or grandparents who are raising their grandchildren.  Excellent communication, […]

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CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY- Camp Goodtimes Volunteers

Volunteers needed for Camp Goodtimes. Volunteer positions are for camp counsellors, certified lifeguards, arts and crafts team, registered nurses and dining hall team. Volunteers must complete our mandatory (but fun!) […]

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GIRL GUIDES OF CANADA – Girl Guide Leaders for Cedar

A terrific opportunity to help organize activities for girls focusing on service, personal identity, global thinking and changing the future.  This is an ongoing commitment for one day a week.  […]

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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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CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY – Daycare volunteer

CVIMS is looking for volunteers to assist in our daycare one or more sessions per week.  Shifts are for 3 hours. Morning shifts are 9:15 to 12.15; afternoon shifts are […]

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JABC – JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT BRITISH COLUMBIA

JABC – Junior Achievement British Columbia – www.jabc.ca Do you believe students grades 5-12  need financial literacy? Volunteer and share your skills and expertise – are you available? JABC provides […]

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BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF CVI – Various Positions Available

School Mentor: Help make the difference in the life of a child.  During the school year, become a mentor one hour a week.  A minimum six-month commitment is required, as […]

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