Volunteers for the 2016 Indian Summer Festival Season

Time commitment: 14 hours during the festival (July 7–16, 2016). Indian Summer hosts dozens of free and ticketed thought provoking events throughout Downtown Vancouver featuring music, literature, visual arts, film, cuisine, and more! Meet new people, develop leadership, communication and customer service skills, expand your professional network, receive a reference letter upon request, attend a fun-filled appreciation party, and have a positive impact in your community. To Volunteer: http://indiansummerfest.ca/get-involved/become-a-volunteer/

Volunteers Needed – Kumon Annual Student Awards Event

Sat., June 11, 2016 at Broadway Church (across the street from Vancouver Technical).  They are looking for 10 student volunteers who can help from 12:30pm-6pm in the following capacity:  set up carnival game, man the carnival game, issue stamps for points earned, take down carnival game.   If interested, call Eliza at 604-298-9829 or elizalam@ikumon.com

Volunteer – UBC Fun with English Language Camps

(July 4 to Aug 19, 2016 – 9am to 4pm)  Work with children ages 5-11.  Activities include treasure hunting, role playing, crafts, board games, and fun in the sun.  Each day will have a different focus with language specific instructions and game play situations.  Volunteers are expected to commit to at least one week of camp.  Contact Mackenzie or Megan at ubcfunwithenglishcamp@gmail.com   and send a brief paragraph about yourself and your work/volunteer experiences.

Volunteer – VanDusen Botanical Garden – Summer Nature Camp Assistant

(July 6 – August 26 mornings or afternoons) – Work with Camp Leaders and children ages 5 to 10 years.  Duties:  Assist to prepare and conduct nature-based activities, indoors and out; Activity clean-up; Work as part of a team to teach and evaluate each day; Assist in providing a fun, welcoming, safe, and secure environment for all campers. Orientation/Training:  Tues, June 28th from 4:30 – 8:00pm.  Apply to:  Judy Aird, Volunteer Services Director (604-257-8674), Email: volunteer@vandusen.org