CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS Dec 1-3 Christmas Craft Festival

  Craft NB, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting fine craft in New Brunswick, is seeking volunteers for the From Human Hands: Christmas Craft Festival at the Marco Polo Cruise Terminal in Saint John, Dec. 1-3. This holiday festival is a vibrant cultural arts event that features original works by award winning New Brunswick craftspeople, Read more about CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS Dec 1-3 Christmas Craft Festival[…]

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS – October 18th Wellness Fair

HorizonNB is hosting a “Soup”er Senior Wellness Fair at the HOPE Wellness Centre 4347 Loch Lomond Road on October 18th from 1-3. They need about 10-12 volunteers to be on hand to help with serving soup stations, keeping track of clients who want a flu shot or blood sugar/ pressure testing and just to be on Read more about CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS – October 18th Wellness Fair[…]

CALL FOR TEAMS OF VOLUNTEERS for BLITZ projects 2017

Companies, families, friends,  teams, service clubs! This is a great bonding/team building exercise and feel good thing to do…give back to your community! Ideally a BLITZ project is something a team of 6-8 people can complete in a few hours. Things like cleaning, weeding, painting, sorting, etc… We will be compiling a list of projects for you teams Read more about CALL FOR TEAMS OF VOLUNTEERS for BLITZ projects 2017[…]

Do you need help with a 1 day project? BLITZ it!

Local non-profit organizations can apply to take advantage of the Saint John Volunteer Centre BLITZ! Between now and September 1st, 2017, we will be mobilizing teams of 6-8 volunteers to complete short term projects. Ideally a BLITZ project is something a team of 6-8 people can complete in a few hours. Things like cleaning, weeding, painting, Read more about Do you need help with a 1 day project? BLITZ it![…]

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS: MS Bike Ride June 24th & 25th

MS Society, Atlantic Division is holding the MS Bike in New Brunswick (Sussex to Saint John). They are looking for some volunteers, as this event would not be possible without them. This would only be a one to two-day commitment depending on availabilities, and these dates are June 24th and 25th. See poster and the volunteer Read more about CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS: MS Bike Ride June 24th & 25th[…]

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[…]

Our 2017 Volunteer Spirit Award Recipients

Elizabeth Kerwin-Smith has been an Elf volunteer for 4 years and her energy and dedication to her students is contagious! We are very lucky to have so many wonderful volunteers, but Elizabeth is a shining example of how a compassionate and positive influence can be so powerful in the life of a young person. Her Read more about Our 2017 Volunteer Spirit Award Recipients[…]

Florence Christie Memorial Bursary Recipient MORGAN NESBITT

This award was established in recognition of the contributions Dr. Christie made to the Saint John Community as Executive Director of Family Services, Founding Director of the Human Development Council and first President of the Volunteer Bureau (now Saint John Volunteer Centre Inc.). The Funds for the Dr. Florence M. Christie Memorial Bursary are in Read more about Florence Christie Memorial Bursary Recipient MORGAN NESBITT[…]

Invitation: April 25th, Come hear what the Volunteer Centre is up to!!

The Saint John Volunteer Centre invites everyone to attend our upcoming Annual General Meeting which will be held on April 25th, 2017 at noon at the New Brunswick Museum’s Oland Theatre. As a 100% virtual volunteer centre we have fewer opportunities throughout the year to interact face-to-face with the agencies and the volunteers we serve. Read more about Invitation: April 25th, Come hear what the Volunteer Centre is up to!![…]