Special Events / Fundraising:
INTERIOR COMMUNITY SERVICES – Yard Waste Removal Volunteers – Volunteers are needed to pick up yard waste and take it to the local compost centre. The vehicle will be provided but volunteers need a class 5 drivers license and a clean driver abstract. Volunteers will be required one day a week from the end of September to the end of October. This program is part of the Better at Home Program which helps seniors live independently in their own homes.
BOOGIE THE BRIDGE – Various Volunteer Opportunities – Volunteer opportunities include Communications Team Lead, Food Team Lead, Volunteer Team Lead, and Entertainment Team Lead. Responsibilities vary for each position. Boogie the Bridge event is April 26, 2020.
Current Volunteer Positions:
VOLUNTEER KAMLOOPS – Snow Angel Volunteers needed – We are seeking volunteers for the Snow Angels program in various areas of Kamloops. Must be physically fit and reliable. Please complete our volunteer application online and specify you are interested in Snow Angels.
SALVATION ARMY – Bell Ringer – Volunteer at one of many locations across town to be a Bell Ringer at one of the Salvation Army’s Red Kettles their largest fundraiser of the year. Scheduling is flexible and there are indoor and outdoor locations available. This volunteer opportunity is Family Friendly.
KAMLOOPS FESTIVAL OF THE PERFORMING ARTS – Publicity Coordinator – The volunteer will utilize the publicity program in place as well as introduce new ideas. The Publicity Coordinator will actively pursue all publicity avenues provided to maximize Kamloops and surrounding area awareness and engagement.
ELIZABETH FRY SOCIETY – Lizzy’s Closet Volunteers – Two female volunteers are needed twice a week for 1-3 hour shifts to help sort donations and organize the closet and assist female clientele. Must be 19+ to volunteer.
KAMLOOPS UNITED CHURCH – Thrift Shop Volunteers (19+) – Volunteer will work in the thrift shop. Duties include sorting, pricing, shelving, and cash handling. Seeking volunteers for Saturdays.
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY RESTORE – Restore Volunteers – Volunteers will help in their retail outlet. Positions include Cashiers/merchandisers, sorting room attendants, warehouse assistants, and swampers (unloading trucks).
KAMLOOPS HOSPICE ASSOCIATION – Flutter Buys Thrift Store – Various Positions as follows- Cashier, sorters, and floor. Volunteers will sort/organize donations, use the cash register, and use customer skills.
SALVATION ARMY THRIFT STORE – Thrift Store Volunteers Sort & process donations, price items, assist customers with purchases and participate in various tasks. Streamline donation processing, organization of the store.
BROCKLEHURST GEMSTONE CARE CENTRE – Various Volunteer Opportunities- Volunteer Opportunities include Friendly Visitor Volunteers, Teen Volunteers, Concession Stand Volunteers, and more.
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