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KIWANIS VILLAGE Mother’s – Day Photographer

Kiwanis Village is looking for a confident photographer to assist with a photography project at Kiwanis Village Lodge to capture the beauty of Kiwanis female Elders leading up to Mother’s […]

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RESTORATIVE JUSTICE NANAIMO CONNECTIVE SUPPORT – Restorative Justice Volunteer

The Nanaimo Connective Support Society’s Restorative Justice Program offers alternatives to the criminal justice system for youth and adults in the Nanaimo region who have been impacted by crime or […]

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VANCOUVER ISLAND CHILDREN’S BOOK FESTIVAL April 22, 2024- Drivers

The Children’s Book Festival is looking for people who would be available to drive authors/illustrators to elementary schools in our area from Ladysmith to North Nanaimo from April 22 to […]

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OPTIONS FOR SEXUAL HEALTH – Board Member

Options for Sexual Health is currently seeking 4 new members to serve on Options’ governance-focused Board of Directors. The Board’s role is to lead and guide Options in achieving its […]

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THE NANAIMO RESOURCE CENTRE – Volunteers for Father’s Day in the Park June 18

The Nanaimo Resource Centre is looking for volunteers for Fathers day lunch June 18 at Maffeo Sutton Park; the event is from 11AM to 2PM. There will be fun things […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Night Driver

Wisteria Community Association is look for a night driver for Monday or Wednesday nights from 4:30 to 8:30. This volunteer would need the ability to drive a van and would […]

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VOLUNTEER NANAIMO – Monday Receptionist and relief receptionists

Volunteer Nanaimo is seeking a Monday morning receptionist.  This shift would be each Monday morning from 9AM to noon.  A volunteer for this position would be answering phone calls, monitoring […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE – Forest Cleanup Afternoon

Kiwanis Village has a one-time gardening volunteer event (with room to continue volunteering with Horticultural Therapy program at Kiwanis Village).  Volunteers would support gardening work and ivy pulling at Kiwanis […]

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NANAIMO COMMUNITY KITCHENS – Bellies to Babies Cooking Program

Nanaimo Community Kitchens is looking for qualified volunteers to help run a children’s play area for the Bellies to Babies program. Volunteers with their Early Childhood Educator certificate are needed. […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Day Driver

Wisteria Community Association is looking for a Day Driver to pick up donations daily. This volunteer must be able to drive a cargo van and lift boxes and bags.  This […]

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NANAIMO AFRICAN HERITAGE SOCIETY – Setup/Takedown

The Nanaimo African Heritage Society is seeking help for February 24 at Bowen Park auditorium.  Basic help is required to set up and take down the room.  Volunteers must be […]

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KIND SOCIETY YOGA AND WELLNESS – Cleaner/Organizer

KIND SOCIETY YOGA AND WELLNESS Cleaner/organizer Kind Society Yoga and Wellness is looking for people who want to help the yoga space grow into a community hub. They need volunteers […]

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KIDNEY FOUNDATION OF CANADA – BC/YUKON BRANCH – Kidney Plugged In

Kidney Plugged In is an online show on all things Kidney related including Kidney Health, Kidney Disease and Organ donation.  The Kidney Foundation is looking to grow their online library […]

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CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY – CIBC Run for the Cure

The CIBC Run for the Cure is a 5k or 1k walk or run that raises funds for the Canadian Cancer Society and supports the breast cancer cause. The Canadian […]

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OCEANSIDE YOUTH 4 YOUTH – Youth Mentor

Oceanside Youth 4 Youth is seeking an adult to be on site to mentor youth weekdays from 3Pm to 8PM #5 – 641 Pioneer Crescent.  It is hoped that there […]

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VOLUNTEER NANAIMO – Relief Reception

Volunteer Nanaimo is looking for relief receptionists. A volunteer in this position would be covering shifts for our regular receptionists due to illness or time off. A morning shift would […]

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GENOMEBC AT VIU – GenomeBC Geneskool Volunteer

GenomeBC Geneskool volunteers are required.  Volunteers would connect students to the scientific community through their own experiences.  Volunteers would enhance students’ curiosity and appreciation for the natural world to develop […]

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NANAIMO REGIONAL GENERAL HOSPITAL AUXILIARY – Thrift Store Volunteer

NRGH is in need of tool bench volunteers to work 3 hours per week, or on call, mornings or afternoons.  Must posses a friendly manner and good communication skills and […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Electrician

Wisteria Community Association is looking for a volunteer electrician. They require 6 plugins be relocated from baseboard level to counter level.  The work would be completed at the commercial kitchen […]

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CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY CAMP GOODTIMES – Camp Volunteers

Camp Goodtimes provides overnight summer camp experiences for children and families who have been affected by childhood cancer in BC and the Yukon. Camp Goodtimes programs provide safe recreational experiences […]

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CRIMSON COAST – Board Members

Crimson Coast is seeking energetic board members who are outgoing, passionate about contemporary dance and local arts and cultural experiences and who love to get out to network and fundraise.  […]

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NANAIMO SCIENCE – Studio Helper

Nanaimo Science provides science outreach and education opportunities for children and their families.  They are looking for volunteer help twice a month for various programs.  This volunteer would be working […]

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VOLUNTEER NANAIMO – Relief Receptions

Volunteer Nanaimo is looking for a relief receptionists.  A volunteer in this position would be covering shifts for our regular receptionists due to illness or time off.  A morning shift […]

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NANAIMO DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTRE- Reception and Permit Processing

Nanaimo Disability Resource Centre require a volunteer to greet walk-in clients, answer phones, take messages and process Parking Permit applications.  This position is for 3 hours per week from 9AM […]

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NANAIMO FAMILY LIFE ASSOCIATION (NFLA) – Volunteer Drivers

NFLA is looking for Volunteer Drivers for Food Bank/Meal Deliveries, assisted grocery shopping, and medical and non-medical appointments.  Mileage will be paid.  Compassionate people who want to help our older […]

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ELDERDOG NANAIMO – Dog Walkers

Elderdog Nanaimo is looking for dog walkers. Elderdog provides volunteer support to seniors who need help taking care of their dogs. If you have one hour per week to help, […]

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OPTIONS FOR SEXUAL HEALTH – Board Member

Options for Sexual Health is currently seeking 4 new members to serve on Options’ governance-focused Board of Directors. The Board’s role is to lead and guide Options in achieving its […]

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CRIMSON COAST – Board Members

Crimson Coast is seeking energetic board members who are outgoing, passionate about contemporary dance and local arts and cultural experiences and who love to get out to network and fundraise.  […]

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VANCOUVER ISLAND EXHIBITION  – Board Members

The Vancouver Island Exhibition requires Directors to make decisions on the day-to-day operations of the Association.  Volunteers for these positions must be able to attend 2 Board meetings per month […]

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NANAIMO CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTRE- Board Director

We are looking for directors who will be committed to the Mission and Values of the organization, has knowledge and skills in one or more areas of Board Governance, policy, […]

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VANCOUVER ISLAND HUMAN RIGHTS COALITION (VIHRC) – Board Members

 VIHRC provides clients with information and assistance bringing human rights complaints to the BC Human Rights Tribunal, as well as letters of support, training, and education in human rights. VIHRC […]

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VANCOUVER ISLAND EXHIBITION Board of Directors

The Vancouver Island Exhibition requires 3 Directors to make decisions on the day-to-day operations of the Association.  Volunteers for these positions must be able to attend 2 Board meetings per […]

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THE MEN’S CENTRE- Board Members

We are looking for volunteers to join our board. We are seeking people who have skills around marketing, social media, communication with supporters, and collaboration with other not for profit […]

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RESTORATIVE JUSTICE NANAIMO CONNECTIVE SUPPORT – Restorative Justice Volunteer

The Nanaimo Connective Support Society’s Restorative Justice Program offers alternatives to the criminal justice system for youth and adults in the Nanaimo region who have been impacted by crime or […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Night Driver

Wisteria Community Association is look for a night driver for Monday or Wednesday nights from 4:30 to 8:30. This volunteer would need the ability to drive a van and would […]

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NANAIMO COMMUNITY KITCHENS – Bellies to Babies Cooking Program

Nanaimo Community Kitchens is looking for qualified volunteers to help run a children’s play area for the Bellies to Babies program. Volunteers with their Early Childhood Educator certificate are needed. […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Day Driver

Wisteria Community Association is looking for a Day Driver to pick up donations daily. This volunteer must be able to drive a cargo van and lift boxes and bags.  This […]

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KIND SOCIETY YOGA AND WELLNESS – Cleaner/Organizer

KIND SOCIETY YOGA AND WELLNESS Cleaner/organizer Kind Society Yoga and Wellness is looking for people who want to help the yoga space grow into a community hub. They need volunteers […]

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KIDNEY FOUNDATION OF CANADA – BC/YUKON BRANCH – Kidney Plugged In

Kidney Plugged In is an online show on all things Kidney related including Kidney Health, Kidney Disease and Organ donation.  The Kidney Foundation is looking to grow their online library […]

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GENOMEBC AT VIU – GenomeBC Geneskool Volunteer

GenomeBC Geneskool volunteers are required.  Volunteers would connect students to the scientific community through their own experiences.  Volunteers would enhance students’ curiosity and appreciation for the natural world to develop […]

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NANAIMO REGIONAL GENERAL HOSPITAL AUXILIARY – Thrift Store Volunteer

NRGH is in need of tool bench volunteers to work 3 hours per week, or on call, mornings or afternoons.  Must posses a friendly manner and good communication skills and […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Electrician

Wisteria Community Association is looking for a volunteer electrician. They require 6 plugins be relocated from baseboard level to counter level.  The work would be completed at the commercial kitchen […]

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NANAIMO SCIENCE – Studio Helper

Nanaimo Science provides science outreach and education opportunities for children and their families.  They are looking for volunteer help twice a month for various programs.  This volunteer would be working […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Driver/Server

Wisteria Community Association is looking for 2 drivers; one would be for Tuesday and one for Thursday.  Hours would be from 4:30 to 9:30. Volunteers must have the ability to […]

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MORRELL NATURE SANCTUARY – Nature Interpreters

Morrell Nature Sanctuary is looking for nature enthusiasts to lead elementary school classes. Volunteers would be trained in Forest Ecology 101 from September to April every year.  No experience necessary! […]

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ECOFORESTRY INSTITUTE SOCIETY – Wildwood Property Caretaker

Ecoforestry is looking for a Property Caretaker for the Wildwood Ecoforest.  This volunteer position would be best suited to people who live near Wildwood Ecoforest and have an accumulated lifetime […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION (STONE SOUP) – Drivers

Stone Soup is looking for 2 drivers; 1 for Friday and one for Sunday from 4:30 PM to 9PM.  These volunteers would help serve food and rink to the homeless […]

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𝐈𝐒𝐋𝐀𝐍𝐃 𝐂𝐑𝐈𝐒𝐈𝐒 𝐂𝐀𝐑𝐄 𝐒𝐎𝐂𝐈𝐄𝐓𝐘 (𝐈𝐂𝐂𝐒) – 𝐆𝐫𝐨𝐜𝐞𝐫𝐲 𝐒𝐮𝐩𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐕𝐨𝐥𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐞𝐫

ICCS is looking for someone to pick up their weekly online grocery order and deliver it to our programs. Orders will be pre-arranged and pre-paid; volunteers will need a reliable […]

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MADD CANADA MADD – Nanaimo Community Leader

MADD Canada is looking for a leadership volunteer.  This volunteer will work collaboratively with volunteers, concerned citizens, victims and community partners in the community.  This volunteer would be the main […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION- Deck Builder

  Wisteria is in need of someone with carpentry skills to help build a deck. Please contact Tanya @ 250-591-6443 or wisteriacommunityass@shaw.ca

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CANADIAN RED CROSS – Client Services Volunteer for Health Equipment Loan Program

The Health Equipment Loan Program (HELP) offers mobility, independence and safety to people recovering from illness or surgery or for those wishing to spend their final days in their own […]

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CANADIAN RED CROSS – Safety and Wellbeing Responder

The Canadian Red Cross is seeking new volunteers to join the Safety and Wellbeing Team.  Safety and Wellbeing Responders are best known for helping people during a disaster.  This role […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION – Drivers

WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION Drivers Wisteria Community Association is in desperate need of 2 drivers.  A day driver would be picking up bottles and cans and could be driving as far […]

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SALVATION ARMY – Jewellery Sorter

The Salvation Thrift Store on Bowen road is looking for a Jewellery Sorter. This volunteer would sort, bag and display jewellery for the Thrift store on Bowen Road.  Someone with […]

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EDEN GARDENS -Gift shop Attendant

Eden Gardens is a Dementia care home.  They are looking for a charismatic and outgoing volunteer to assist in the gift shop.  Duties would be greeting and welcoming visitors to […]

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THE SALVATION ARMY – Clothing Sorting Volunteer

The Salvation Army Bowen Road Thrift Store is seeking people who LOVE clothing to help sort clothing.  A volunteer with a love of fashion, the ability to stand for long […]

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Island Crisis Care Society – Nanaimo Bakery Greeter

Island Crisis Care Society’s social enterprise, the Nanaimo Bakery and Café, is looking for volunteer greeters.  A greeter would greet customers, answer questions, clear tables, and share with customers the […]

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WISTERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION- Kitchen Help

We need volunteers to help in the kitchen 7 days a week from 10:15 until 1:20 daily. A Food Safe certificate would be great but not necessary. You will be […]

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VOLUNTEER NANAIMO – Monday Receptionist and relief receptionists

Volunteer Nanaimo is seeking a Monday morning receptionist.  This shift would be each Monday morning from 9AM to noon.  A volunteer for this position would be answering phone calls, monitoring […]

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VOLUNTEER NANAIMO – Relief Reception

Volunteer Nanaimo is looking for relief receptionists. A volunteer in this position would be covering shifts for our regular receptionists due to illness or time off. A morning shift would […]

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VOLUNTEER NANAIMO – Relief Receptions

Volunteer Nanaimo is looking for a relief receptionists.  A volunteer in this position would be covering shifts for our regular receptionists due to illness or time off.  A morning shift […]

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NANAIMO DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTRE- Reception and Permit Processing

Nanaimo Disability Resource Centre require a volunteer to greet walk-in clients, answer phones, take messages and process Parking Permit applications.  This position is for 3 hours per week from 9AM […]

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VOLUNTEER NANAIMO

Volunteer Nanaimo is searching for computer speakers and/or headphones in good condition. Please contact us Ph. 250-758-7121 or email: tech.vnanaimo@gmail.com.

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THE MEN’S CENTRE- Front Desk

We are in need of Volunteers for Front Desk to greet clients and answer phones. Shifts are Tuesday to Thursday 10-1, noon to 3 or 10-3. An RCMP security check […]

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NANAIMO YOUTH SERVICES ASSOCIATION Volunteer Coordinator

Nanaimo Youth Services Association (NYSA) is looking for a passionate, detail oriented and focussed volunteer coordinator.  This volunteer will be responsible for developing and managing the volunteer functions at NYSA, […]

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THE MEN’S CENTRE- Front Desk Reception

  We are looking for Volunteers for Front Desk to greet clients and answer phones. You will need to make appointments, client management in our software system and respond to […]

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ISLAND CRISIS CARE- Lead-Office Administration

We are looking for volunteers to fill 9-12:30pm and 12:30-3pm shifts on Monday and Tuesday. You need to be comfortable and confident answering phone and in-person inquiries, experience with office […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE Mother’s – Day Photographer

Kiwanis Village is looking for a confident photographer to assist with a photography project at Kiwanis Village Lodge to capture the beauty of Kiwanis female Elders leading up to Mother’s […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE – Forest Cleanup Afternoon

Kiwanis Village has a one-time gardening volunteer event (with room to continue volunteering with Horticultural Therapy program at Kiwanis Village).  Volunteers would support gardening work and ivy pulling at Kiwanis […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE – Men’s Woodworking Program Support

Kiwanis Village is beginning a monthly men’s woodworking group at Kiwanis Lodge with the hope of connecting some of the male residents over shared small woodworking projects.  Items would range […]

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THE SINGSATIONS – Looking for singers

 THE SINGSATIONS Looking for singers The Singsations is a small group of singers and a piano player who entertain at seniors’ homes, the hospital and long term care facilities.  They […]

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NANAIMO FAMILY LIFE ASSOCIATION (NFLA) – Volunteer Drivers

NFLA is looking for Volunteer Drivers for Food Bank/Meal Deliveries, assisted grocery shopping, and medical and non-medical appointments.  Mileage will be paid.  Compassionate people who want to help our older […]

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WOODGROVE SENIOR CITZENS HOUSING SOCIETY (WSCHS) – Volunteer Directors

WSCHS develops and manages low-rental housing for seniors in Nanaimo. They are in need of volunteer Directors; in particular, someone with an accounting background is needed. For more information about […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE- Bingo Support for Residents

We need volunteers to support our residents who may have hearing or visual impairment or short term memory loss to enable them to participate in our Bingo program. Patience, comfortable […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE- Craft Program Support

We are inviting crafty, creative people to offer support during our weekly Monday morning crafting program. The volunteer offers as much support as is needed and you must be patient, […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE- Baking Program Support

We are looking for a patient volunteer with clear communication, comfortable in group settings, friendly demeanor and willingness to help and support resident participation and conversation throughout the group program. […]

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EDEN GARDENS – Bistro Attendant

Eden Gardens is seeking a Bistro Attendant.  This volunteer would be required to walk residents to and from the bistro, serve coffee and cookies and socialize with the residents.  This […]

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BOWEN PARK SENIOR SONGSTERS- Choir Leader

  We need a choir leader for a friendly group of seniors who love to sing. We meet at Bowen Park on Fridays fro 2-4 to sing popular songs of […]

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KIWANIS VILLAGE- Woodworking Projects Volunteer

  We are seeking a volunteer with a woodworking space to support the design and construction of various gardening/Horticultural Therapy based projects, including simple raised beds, a vertical strawberry planter […]

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BC OFFICE OF THE SENIORS ADVOCATE – OSA Volunteer Surveyors

The BC Office of the Seniors Advocate is looking for volunteers to interview seniors about their experiences living in long-term care across the province.  Volunteers should be warm and friendly, […]

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VANCOUVER ISLAND CHILDREN’S BOOK FESTIVAL April 22, 2024- Drivers

The Children’s Book Festival is looking for people who would be available to drive authors/illustrators to elementary schools in our area from Ladysmith to North Nanaimo from April 22 to […]

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THE NANAIMO RESOURCE CENTRE – Volunteers for Father’s Day in the Park June 18

The Nanaimo Resource Centre is looking for volunteers for Fathers day lunch June 18 at Maffeo Sutton Park; the event is from 11AM to 2PM. There will be fun things […]

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NANAIMO AFRICAN HERITAGE SOCIETY – Setup/Takedown

The Nanaimo African Heritage Society is seeking help for February 24 at Bowen Park auditorium.  Basic help is required to set up and take down the room.  Volunteers must be […]

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CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY – CIBC Run for the Cure

The CIBC Run for the Cure is a 5k or 1k walk or run that raises funds for the Canadian Cancer Society and supports the breast cancer cause. The Canadian […]

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CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY CAMP GOODTIMES – Camp Volunteers

Camp Goodtimes provides overnight summer camp experiences for children and families who have been affected by childhood cancer in BC and the Yukon. Camp Goodtimes programs provide safe recreational experiences […]

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OCEANSIDE YOUTH 4 YOUTH – Youth Mentor

Oceanside Youth 4 Youth is seeking an adult to be on site to mentor youth weekdays from 3Pm to 8PM #5 – 641 Pioneer Crescent.  It is hoped that there […]

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GIRL GUIDES OF CANADA- Unit helper

We need volunteers who enjoy working with children and/or comfortable with administration duties in assisting other leaders to facilitate positive meetings to build self-esteem, service opportunities and outdoor experiences for […]

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LITERACY CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND – Fostering Literacy

Fostering Literacy is a program dedicated to Elementary School students who are having difficulty reading at grade level.  Students practice and grow their reading skills with a trained tutor in […]

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