• Gary Oak Preservation Volunteers
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Volunteers Build Community - and Cowichan is a Great Community

OUR MISSION: Volunteer Cowichan raises awareness of the power of service and encourages people to volunteer. Volunteer Cowichan assists initiatives, projects, and organizations to meet community needs and interests.

Two Student Summer Jobs Available

Position One Description

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Position Two Description

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Deadline: 5 pm (PST) on Wednesday May 17, 2017.


'Friendly Visitors' Needed for the 'Better at Home' Program

The Cowichan Region's  'Better at Home' Program is looking for volunteers to assist our SENIOR CLIENTS so they can live in their homes longer.  You can help them by volunteering with friendly visiting and grocery shopping.

If this is a program you would like to be a part of contact Cathy at vc@volunteercowichan.bc.ca

Learn more at: http://www.volunteercowichan.bc.ca/better-at-home/


Volunteer Cowichan is Looking for a Part time Volunteer Receptionist

Volunteer Cowichan is looking for a part time volunteer receptionist for our office.

Competent computer skills an asset.  Website skills a bonus.

Would be assisting current receptionist and covering as needed.

Please email Jennifer if you are interested: ed@volunteercowichan.bc.ca

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Culturally Welcoming Volunteers 2.0

Volunteer Cowichan proudly presents Culturally Welcoming Volunteers 2.0 A Training Workshop for volunteer coordinators, managers, executive directors, community members and anyone who engages volunteers in their programs.

Culturally Welcoming Volunteers 2.0 is a continuing professional and community development opportunity to build more diverse and culturally welcoming volunteer programs in the Cowichan Region. Last year, Culturally Welcoming Volunteers focused on four goals:

• Feel more comfortable, curious and relaxed about diversity.
• Build awareness about and skills for being ... See more

Volunteer Cowichan proudly presents Culturally Welcoming Volunteers 2.0 A Training Workshop for volunteer coordinators, managers, executive directors, community members and anyone who engages volunteers in their programs.

Culturally Welcoming Volunteers 2.0 is a continuing professional and community development opportunity to build more diverse and culturally welcoming volunteer programs in the Cowichan Region. Last year, Culturally Welcoming Volunteers focused on four goals:

• Feel more comfortable, curious and relaxed about diversity.
• Build awareness about and skills for being ... See more

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Save the Date!! Culturally Welcoming Volunteers 2.0.

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Global Voices: Volunteering is antidote to back-to-school stress

http://www.timescolonist.com/life/global-voices-volunteering-is-antidote-to-back-to-school-stress-1.22571048?platform=hootsuite

Across the country, students are starting high school and facing life’s biggest questions: Where’s my locker? Do I know anyone in homeroom? What is that grey stuff on my cafeteria tray? And they’. . .

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Charles Montgomery on the subject of "Happy Valley" -- Inspirational event of the season! Admission is by donation, but you must have a ticket! Hope to see you there!

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The Community We Live In

Be a Part of the Change!

Helping Refugees

Helping the Homeless or Needy

Helping Seniors

Helping with Yardwork

Volunteer Interviewers Needed for Senior's Advocate

Are you impressed by Isobel Mackenzie, our BC’s Seniors Advocate?  

Do you want to support her work to improve residential services for seniors?

Check out the website Calling for Volunteers to Assist Seniors in Completing a Survey.  This survey will provide feedback regarding their experiences with residential services.

Volunteer candidates need complete and submit an online form to volunteer in your area.