Shopping Escort: Capilano Community Services Society is looking for a volunteer to accompany and assist seniors who cannot shop on their own i.e. lifting, reading labels etc.
Volunteer Peer Leader: Challenge yourself by creating and delivering Catching the Spirit programs to participants with a larger leadership team alongside you. Lead program participants in three-day overnight leadership camps and daytime Park Ranger programs with a focus on leadership, environmental stewardship, education, team building, outdoor recreation and more.
Patrol Volunteer: Volunteer is needed to observe and report suspicious activities to the police while performing foot and bike patrol in Chinatown. Assist in recovering stolen vehicles; encourage active participation of local business owners in the prevention of crime; educate shoppers, merchants and tourists on crime prevention matters.
Teaching Assistant: Get outside with a group of kids who love the outdoors! This nature-based learning program for elementary school children needs volunteers to supervise and interact with the children as they explore local parks and farms. Work with our teacher and parents. Learn how to facilitate safe, child-led outdoor exploration, nature play, farm work, crafts, and stories. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Drivers: Volunteers would pick up meals from The Pantry, located inside The Holiday Inn, and deliver them to various sites: Anavets on East 3rd Street, Mondays and Wednesdays; Twin Towers on East 2nd Street on Thursdays; and Capilano House on Bridgman Avenue, Tuesdays and Thursdays. The times are usually around 3:30 to 4 pm for pick up. There will be a small honorarium per delivery.
Various Volunteer Positions: Please visit our website for an extensive list of active volunteer positions at http://www.nscr.bc.ca/volunteer/searchvolunteer.asp
If you are interested in these or other possible volunteer opportunities, please call 604-