Special Events / Fundraising:

MS WALK  – Walk Event Volunteers May 27, 2018 (18+) 75-100 Day of Event Volunteers receive T-Shirt and lunch in return for helping to make the MS Walk in Kamloops a fun-filled and impactful event.

CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY – Camp Goodtimes (19+) roles include Counsellors, Lifeguards, RNs, Arts & Crafts, Dining Hall. Orientation Jun 2 and 3 at Loon Lake, Maple Ridge location. For a detailed job description contact Taylor at Volunteer Kamloops 250-372-8313.

Current Volunteer Positions:

SALVATION ARMY THRIFT STORE – Urgently requires Volunteers Sort & process donations, price items, assist customers with purchases Monday through Saturday shifts available, 9:00am-4:30 pm. 2-hour minimum shift.

SALVATION ARMY THRIFT STORE – Requires Kitchen Helpers for their Wednesday Community Meal and Morning Glory Breakfast programs. Responsibilities include some minor food prep, serving the mean and clean-up. They are also looking for a Team Member for their Mobile Kitchen. Volunteers are needed to help serve meals and clean-up of the mobile kitchen.

ICCHA/WISH FUND – Various Positions as followsSet-up Crew- Thursday May 24, set to the event, Ushers and Greeters, Silent Auction Volunteers – 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., able to multitask and engage with individuals while discussing silent auction items.

NEW LIFE COMMUNITY KAMLOOPS – Server at Ribfest Duties include serving, setup and take-down of the event on August 11th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

KAMLOOPS IMMIGRANT SERVICES – Various Positions as followsPostering, Set-up, Decoration Team, Food Team, Wilson House Support, Take-down and Clean-up Team, and Parking Attendants. Volunteers are needed for The Walk to Embrace Cultural Diversity from June 13 to 14.

KAMLOOPS HIGHLAND GAMES SOCIETY – Various Positions as followsBoard Member – 1-year commitment, help organize and carry out Highland Games (July) and Robbie Burns Dinner (January). Highland Games- Volunteer Coordinator, set up/tear down, Gate – take money, give-out wristbands, sell programs; Parking, Entertainment – Assist with entertainers and entertainment; Beer Garden – assist in the beer garden; Heavy Events – assist and return hammer, stone, etc.; Runner – be flexible and able to fill in where required.

CANADIAN MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION CLUBHOUSE – Certified Yoga Instructor to hold a 45 minutes class twice a month. Hours 8:30-4:00pm. The Clubhouse program provides stability, competence, and self-esteem, enabling individuals with serious and persistent mental illness to participate as fully as possible within the community.

80TH PROVINCIAL WINTER FAIR General Supervision and Petting Zoo Volunteers from Sept. 21-24. Volunteers will provide general supervision and direct activities.

BC WILDLIFE PARK Burrowing Owl Assistanthelp clean enclosures feeding & minor maintenance on burrows and perches. Animal Diet Prep-Meat (must not be squeamish) prepares food, Family Farm AssistantLet visitors into goat area, keep barn area clean, speaking to visitors, interacting with goats and sheep





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