Special Events / Fundraising:
CAMP GRAFTON – Head Cook Volunteer. Head Cook will prepare and cook Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks. Volunteer requirements: Experience cooking for large groups, current food safe certification. Dates: July 1st to July 6th and/or July 29th to August 3rd.
CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY – Camp Goodtimes (19+) is looking for certified lifeguard volunteers at Loon Lake, Maple Ridge location. For a detailed job description contact Taylor at Volunteer Kamloops 250-372-8313.
TECK HIGHLAND VALLEY COPPER – Open House Volunteers – Parking Volunteers direct individuals to vacant parking stalls. Concession Volunteers will assist in one of the concessions to cook and/or prep hot dogs or make popcorn. Event is Monday August 6th.
HOT NITE IN THE CITY SOCIETY– Overlander’s Day – Various Positions as follows – Barricade Volunteers for pick up, set up, removal and return. Security Volunteers at 3rd for rotating shifts from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Other Avenue barricades from 9 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. or 4:30 to 6 p.m.
NORTH SHORE BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION– Hot Nite in the City Show and Shine – Various Positions as follows – Event set up, Nickel Games, Bike Lockup, Photo Booth, Food Tickets, and Event Cleanup. Event is August 19th.
80TH PROVINCIAL WINTER FAIR – Kid Zone with Petting Zoo Volunteers and Parking Volunteer from Sept. 21-24. Volunteers will provide general supervision and direct activities.
Current Volunteer Positions:
KAMLOOPS THERAPEUTIC RIDING ASSOCIATION – KTRA Summer Kids Camps Horse Leader (13+) to tack up horses, lead horses into arena, assist with mounting and leading kid’s horses.
PHOENIX CENTRE – Story Harvester (19+) to assist in harvesting stories by way of administering an electronic survey with people who choose to participate.
SALVATION ARMY THRIFT STORE – Urgently requires Volunteers Sort & process donations, price items, assist customers with purchases. Monday through Saturday shifts available, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Two-hour minimum shift.
VOLUNTEER KAMLOOPS has partnered with KAMLOOPS TIMERAISER (13+) – Marketing and Communications Person. Interview volunteers, artists, agencies, for stories and does social media posts. Must be persistent, a good writer, and able to take high quality pictures.
KAMLOOPS FOOD POLICY COUNCIL – Fruit Transformation Sessions Kitchen Helper Volunteers – Volunteers will help process gleaned fruit for freezing and/or dehydrating.
CITY OF KAMLOOPS – ECO Ambassador – Volunteers will assist residents with how to properly dispose of their trash at community events into the waste diversion stations to divert materials from our landfills, and providing education on the different waste steams.
FOR THESE AND MANY OTHER POSITIONS PLEASE APPLY ONLINE AT:
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