Special Events / Fundraising:
Operation Red Nose – Weekends – Nov 24 through Dec 31 Designated Drivers, Escort Drivers, Navigators, Phone Operators, Dispatch, Refreshments (Food Safe) and Greeters Please contact Katie Klassen 250-320-0650.
The Salvation Army Kettle Campaign– Bell Ringer – Nov 16-Dec 23 (excluding Sundays) Volunteer for 2-hour shift at one of many locations throughout the City Please contact Christine Kirby 250-554-1611/250-819-0017
A Way Home – Kamloops United Way/Domino’s Pizza Friday, December 15 Camp out for Homeless Youth Pizza Drive Thru 12 Volunteers (6 for each shift). from 10:00-12:30 and 12:30-3:00pm. Collect money, holding Signs and hand out pizza 60-789 Fortune Drive Please contact Katherine at 250-320-7387 or Rocky 778-220-0057
Volunteer Kamloops – Air Bands Unite – Marketing &/or Graphics Designer Design and complete a comprehensive marketing package for the board’s approval including logo, posters, website, invitations, etc. For a detailed job description and application Contact Tracey Thacker at 250-372-8313.
Current Volunteer Positions:
Volunteer Kamloops -Snow Angel Volunteers URGENTLY needed We are seeking volunteers for the Snow Angels program in various areas of Kamloops. Must be physically fit and reliable Please contact Grace at 250-372-8313
Out of the Cold St Paul’s Cathedral – Wednesdays & Sundays November 1/17 to March 31/18 Shift Support Assist shift captains with guests seeking food and shelter Please contact Mark Hyslop 778-362-8977/250-315-5350
Kamloops Hospice Association Sahali -Snow Removal Volunteers Remove snow from property, walkways, and driveway at hospice as well as City sidewalks adjacent to the property Please contact Pamela at 250-372-1336
Canadian Mental Health – Receptionist – 2-3 days per week Volunteer will provide reception duties at the CMHA Main office. Volunteer must be 18 years or older and have been diagnosed with a mental illness or substance abuse disorder. Please contact Dora MacKay 250-374-0440 Ext 203.
Horse Sense Training & Petting Zoo Special Event Volunteers 13+ years old; including parking attendants, helping with helmets, leading ponies, tiding petting zoo, having waivers signed. Must love animals! Please contact Sonya Steiner 780-235-5772.
Salvation Army-Community Services Helper Thurs/Fri 9:30am-1pm Assist clients in choosing allotted amount of food at Emergency Food Bank. Assist in breakdown of products, stocking shelves as required Contact Christine Kirby, Volunteer Coordinator 250-554-1611. For a detailed job description contact Tracey at Volunteer Kamloops 250-372-8313
For these and many other volunteer opportunities please call 250-372-8313 or check out our website:
www.volunteerkamloops.org We are a non-profit charity supporting community volunteering. Volunteer Kamloops acknowledges the support of the Province of British Columbia and the Interior Health Authority.