Special Events / Fundraising:
Volunteer Kamloops – Air Bands Unite Marketing &/or Graphics Designer, Beverage Coordinator, Food Coordinator, Silent Auction Donation Coordinator Now – April 31 2018 Detailed job descriptions are available at www.volunteerkamloops.org Contact Taylor at Volunteer Kamloops 250-372-8313.
Volunteer Kamloops – A Way Home: Kamloops Youth Housing Count May 8-10 Table Volunteers and Count Volunteers Detailed job descriptions are available at www.volunteerkamloops.org Contact Taylor at Volunteer Kamloops 250-372-8313.
Current Volunteer Positions:
Canadian Cancer Society – Daffodil Pin Campaign – Pin Distribution Leader –Once a week in April, dropping off boxes, filling pins, collecting money and forwarding to treasurer. Minimum Age 19+. Driver’s Licence and Vehicle required. Please contact Jennifer Saunders at 250-762-6381
Canadian Cancer Society – Daffodil Month – Volunteer Canvasser – Door to Door, Workplace, Friend – be the face of the Canadian Cancer Society in neighbourhoods or workplaces during the Daffodil Campaign in April. Please contact Jennifer Saunders at 250—762-6381.
Habitat for Humanity – Bartender and Set-up/Clean-up Volunteers (19+) April 13 and 15 (Bartender must have Serving it Right) Must be physically fit and able to stand for at least 4 hours. Contact Sabrina Leduc at 250-828-7867
ASK Wellness Society-AASH Program Volunteer Assist with Breakfast prep 7:30-9:15 Mon-Fri, Brunch Prep Sunday 11:-1:00, Meal Plan Wed/Thu/Fri and Sun lunch. Shopping for meals, Clean Kitchen. Access to reliable vehicle and valid BC Driver’s Licence and insurance. Criminal Record check and Reference screening. Please contact Laura Balyk 250-376-7558 ext 228
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. Volunteer at http://bttr.im/kaezc or Contact Luella Cousins 250-314-0773
Salvation Army -Family Fun Night Kitchen Helper and Craft-Time Helper to assist on Friday nights from 4:30pm – 6:30pm. Kitchen-food prep, serving the meal, clearing and washing dishes. Craft-engage families and direct the children through a simple craft. 19+ Vulnerable sector police check is required. Please contact Christine Kirby at 250-554-1611 or 250-819-0017
Salvation Army -Thrift Store Volunteers participate in various tasks. Streamline donation processing, organization of the store. Please contact Christine Kirby at 250-554-1611 or 250-819-0017
BC Wildlife Park Burrowing Owl Assistant – help clean enclosures feeding & minor maintenance on burrows and perches. Animal Diet Prep-Meat (must not be squeamish), Family Farm Assistant – Let visitors into goat area, keep barn area clean, speaking to visitors, interacting with goats and sheep. Please contact Katelyn Bissat 250-573-3242 ext 226.
Ridgeview Lodge – Bingo Volunteer Assist with Bingo, helping residents with their cards, may involve calling Bingo Please Contact Marian Russell 250-376-3131 Ext. 224.
CNIB – Receptionist Answer phone, greet clients, filing helping at public events, manage office when Coordinator is out of town. Please contact Les Nolin – 250-374-8080 or 250-572-3735.
Kamloops Therapeutic Riding Association 13+ years Stable Hand, Horse Leader, Sidewalker. Willing to work in barnyard environment No allergies to Hay and Horses. Please contact Crystal Moore 250-554-3811. For a detailed job description contact Taylor 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.