Various Positions: Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society offers various volunteer positions. For more information, check the website at www.foodbank.bc.ca.
Reception - Information Desk Assistant: Working as part of a two-person reception team, welcome all individuals that walk in or call in to the Society and provide any information requested about the Society, its programs and services. This is a key volunteer position as it is often the first contact that people have with the Society. A friendly, welcoming, and non-judgmental presence is required, along with good people skills.
Big Brother: Be a part of something Big! Be a Big Brother. Big Brothers are men over the age of 18 who provide fun and friendship for boys, aged 7 - 12 who have limited-to-no contact with their fathers. Big & Little Brothers do a wide variety of no-cost / low-cost activities of their choice: hiking, biking, swimming, movies, listen to music, hanging out. Big and Little Brothers spend 2-4 hours a week together for one year.
Big Sister: Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland is seeking women (minimum age 19) who are interested in developing a positive and fun mentoring relationship with a young girl (ages 7-17). Each Big & Little Sister match gets together once a week for 2-4 hours to do fun activities they both enjoy such as going to the park or beach, doing crafts, baking, watching movies, talking, and simply just "hanging out" together!
Sales Assistant: Sort and sell small household items or gently used clothing in our Boutique and Clothes Closet. The ability to handle small amounts of cash would be an asset.
Literacy Volunteer: The role of the Literacy Volunteer is to promote literacy experiences and opportunities in both group and individual settings. Explore sounds, letters and reading in a fun and comfortable setting.
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-