SAVE THE DATE: March 16th Workshop on Digital Fundraising

DATE: Thursday March 16, 2017 3- 4pm LOCATION: Mary Oland Theatre of the New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre – Market Square The presentation will be sponsored by the Greater Saint John Community Foundation Entrance fee for people to attend ($10/AFPNB Members and $15/Non-members) The Evolution of Digital Fundraising Online giving is now 20 years old.[...]

Bursary Notice ($1,500) For Female Student With Volunteer Spirit

Deadline is March 31, 2017      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. The award was established in recognition of the contribution Dr. Florence M. Christie made to the Saint John Community as Executive Director of Family Services,[...]

SEEKING BETTER IMPACT CORPORATE SPONSOR: $2500

The Saint John Volunteer centre is offering a powerful corporate sponsorship opportunity! An opportunity to align your company’s values with the on-going & valuable work of our local nonprofit sector Your $2,500 charitable donation (receiptable) will make a tremendous difference to the on-going sustainability & effectiveness of the Saint John Volunteer Centre This is not[...]

FREE WORKSHOPS for individuals with disabilities, their families and support workers.

The New Brunswick Association for Community Living  invites you to two free upcoming workshop being held in Saint John on February 16th. For many New Brunswickers with a disability and their families, it can be a challenge to find and recruit support workers.  Individuals and their families often receive funding or pay for support workers[...]

Call For Volunteers: YMCA Childen’s Pool Time

The YMCA is searching for volunteers to help their Child Care staff with the children of our Saint John Regional Y Child Care during their scheduled pool times by engaging and playing with the children while they are participating in programming in the therapy pool from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. on either Mondays or Fridays.[...]

Cathedral Restoration Project

A restored Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception will be the heart of a transformed city neighbourhood…true to the dream of its original founders. In the Old World, the centre of a city was thought to be wherever its Cathedral stood. Although Saint John is a city encompassing an enormous area with dozens and dozens of[...]

Free Education Series – The Alzheimer Journey: Care Essentials

The free bilingual program will run for four consecutive weeks during the month of March. This program is recommended for those in the middle stage of their diagnosis, their family members, and caregivers. Limited seats available . To register, please contact 1-800-664-8411 or info@alzheimernb.ca  Topics Covered: Week 1 – What to Expect. What is dementia?[...]

Are you looking for a meaningful and enriching way to contribute to your community?

The Pathways to Education Program can provide you with an opportunity to make a long-lasting, positive difference in the lives of young people in the Saint John community. As a volunteer with Pathways you would make a statement about how much you believe in the potential of our youth. Pathways to Education is actively recruiting[...]

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“Dynamic Dads” for dads of children ages 0-8

We are very pleased to let you know about a special program for Dads of children 0-8, with a special emphasis on preschool aged children. Family and Child Education (FACE) Anglophone South (formerly Early Intervention) will be offering this free program at the Early Learning Centre in the South End, starting February 10th. Please take[...]

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.  The volunteer centre is a 100% volunteer driven organization. Our board gets things done! 2017 will be an exciting year to be involved with the centre as we are[...]