November 13, 2011

Membership Benefits

The Saint John Volunteer Centre provides excellent volunteer referral and training resources to support the non-profit sector. Be sure to take advantage of the full scope of services we offer to our membership which comprises of  70 agencies.

Volunteer Recruitment

  • Recruit skilled volunteers through our experienced matching service.
  • Post your volunteer positions in our SJVC database.
  • Engage highly skilled volunteers through our (ESV) Employer Supported Volunteerism network.
  • Participate in Workplace Fairs.

Training Opportunities

  • Access exceptional, discounted training in Board Development and Volunteer Management delivered by knowledgeable professionals.


  • Promote your volunteer events via:
    • SJVC website and social media avenues (Facebook, Twitter, Blog).
  • Post  Events
    • Fund-raising, urgent volunteer needs
  • Advertise voluntary sector jobs to professionals across the city.
  • Receive notices on monthly training workshops for your Board, staff, and volunteers.

Access to Services

Member agencies benefit from access to the following services:

  • Rent a Santa.
  • Customized training for staff or board members.
  • Organizational Needs Assessment.


Expand your professional network of volunteers, volunteer management professionals, and training experts.

  • Attend informative Agency Networking Opportunities.
  • Participate in volunteer sector events.


  • View our training calendar at any time.
  • List of best practices web-sites for Boards and Volunteer Managers


  • Nominate volunteers for the Volunteer Spirit Award (volunteer recognition), presented at the SJVC Annual General Meeting held during National Volunteer Week in April.