Pathways to Education – Volunteer Tutoring

We are actively recruiting volunteers for our tutoring room. In order to provide the highest quality programming for our youth, we rely on hardworking volunteers to serve as tutors for high school students living in the South End/Waterloo Village area. Volunteer tutors are trained, supervised, and supported by the Pathways staff. Tutoring runs after school Read more about Pathways to Education – Volunteer Tutoring[…]

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS: 55+ Games

Saint John will be the host city for the Canada 55+ Games this summer from August 21-24th.  These games will feature over 2000 registered athletes and their families visiting our City and Province for a minimum of 5 days to compete in one of 24 activities/sports in over 25 different venues in Greater Saint John. Read more about CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS: 55+ Games[…]

RONGJING JIA: 2018 Bursary Recipient

Rongjing (Jocelyn) Jia is the 2018 recipient of the Dr. Florence M. Christie Memorial Bursary in the amount of $1,500. She spoke recently (and eloquently) at the Annual General Meeting of the Saint John Volunteer Centre. Here are her speaking notes: “Good afternoon, honorable Selection Committee, Ms. Turner, and fellow guests, I am thrilled to Read more about RONGJING JIA: 2018 Bursary Recipient[…]

WALTER EMRICH: Volunteer Spirit Award Winner!

It’s National Volunteer Week. A time to recognize all volunteers for the time they selflessly give to others and to our community. It’s also the perfect time to recognize some Saint John Volunteer who have gone above and beyond in the past year. WALTER EMRICH Walter Emrich is a long-time friend, member, and volunteer of the Read more about WALTER EMRICH: Volunteer Spirit Award Winner![…]

KENNEDY WEIR: Volunteer Spirit Award Winner!

It’s National Volunteer Week. A time to recognize all volunteers for the time they selflessly give to others and to our community. It’s also the perfect time to recognize some Saint John Volunteer who have gone above and beyond in the past year. KENNEDY WEIR Kennedy Weir is a volunteer extraordinaire around the Saint John area! Read more about KENNEDY WEIR: Volunteer Spirit Award Winner![…]

ANNOUNCEMENT: 2018 Bursary Recipient, Rongjing (Jocelyn) Jia

The Funds for the Dr. Florence M. Christie Memorial Bursary are in the amount of $1,500 are provided by the Greater Saint John Community Foundation. This year’s recipient is Rongjing (Jocelyn) Jia.  Since moving to Canada as a single mother she has faced many obstacles including learning a new language. That did not stop her Read more about ANNOUNCEMENT: 2018 Bursary Recipient, Rongjing (Jocelyn) Jia[…]

Volunteer Centre has immediate opening for 2 board members

The Saint John Volunteer Centre is currently recruiting to their Board of Directors. Our board meets approximately 9 times per year for 60-90 minutes per meeting.  Our meetings are usually held over the lunch hour at an uptown location. The volunteer centre is a 100% volunteer driven organization. Our board gets things done! 2018 will Read more about Volunteer Centre has immediate opening for 2 board members[…]

RNS Youth Seeking Volunteer Opportunities

…while giving your charity a chance to win $5000! The Grade 9 class of Rothesay Netherwood School is looking to partner up with some local charities to learn more about being involved with social needs that they feel connected to. This is a part of their Discovery class in partnership with the Youth Philanthropist Initiative Read more about RNS Youth Seeking Volunteer Opportunities[…]

Investors Group $1000 sponsorship of Blitz Project

Michael Johnson of Investors Group Saint John presenting Stephanie Turner (President of the Saint John Volunteer Centre) with a cheque for $1000 in support of their Blitz promotion.  Michael is also a member of the Volunteer Centre board of directors. In his speaking note, Michael shared the following “It’s National Volunteer Week, and the Saint Read more about Investors Group $1000 sponsorship of Blitz Project[…]