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[...]

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,[...]

SJVC launches on-line volunteer matching platform nicknamed “vHarmony”

better impact imageAre you Looking to Find Your Perfect Match? Volunteer Centre Launches “Dating Site” for Local Volunteers and Non-Profit Agencies Nicknamed vHarmony

FOR RELEASE – February 14th 2017 Contact : Stephanie Turner, SJVC President  Email: volunteersaint john@gmail.com  (506) 333-3442

SAINT JOHN, NB – The Saint John Volunteer Centre (SJVC) has been matching volunteers with non-profit agencies who need help for over 40 years. “It’s a very human-resource intensive exercise” says volunteer board President, Stephanie Turner. “We felt there must be a way to automate the process. We discovered software designed specifically for volunteer centres called Better Impact.”

According to Calvin Pert, volunteer and IT advisor, “Better Impact works somewhat like a dating site. [...]

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS Wheelchair Sports NB Board of Directors

Wheelchair Sports New Brunswick is calling for nominations to fill a number of positions on its Board of Directors. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to represent the wheelchair sports community within an organization that positively impacts the athlete experience at every level. Please submit your biography via email attention ‘Nomination Committee’: c/o admin@wsnb.ca by[...]

Become a Girl Guide Leader (Uptown, Millidgeville, others….)

 Girl Guides is looking for leaders in Uptown Saint John, Millidgeville and possibly other areas in and around the city. When you volunteer with kids at Girl Guides of Canada–Guides du Canada (GGC), you’re playing a key role in providing girls aged 5-17 with the fun and the challenge of Guiding. You’ll be their cheerleader[...]

Alzheimers Society looking for help 3-4 hours/week

Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick Volunteer Opportunity – Volunteer Financial Coordinator The Alzheimer Society of NB is seeking a very detail oriented volunteer to help us create and issue official tax receipts to donors, as well as helping with various financial tasks. Date: One morning or afternoon per week. (Approx. 3-4 hours per week) Time:[...]