• Gary Oak Preservation Volunteers
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Volunteers Build Community - and Cowichan is a Great Community

OUR MISSION: Volunteer Cowichan raises awareness of the power of service and encourages people to volunteer. Volunteer Cowichan assists initiatives, projects, and organizations to meet community needs and interests.

Two Student Summer Jobs Available

Position One Description

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Deadline: 5 pm (PST) on Wednesday May 17, 2017.

'Friendly Visitors' Needed for the 'Better at Home' Program

The Cowichan Region's  'Better at Home' Program is looking for volunteers to assist our SENIOR CLIENTS so they can live in their homes longer.  You can help them by volunteering with friendly visiting and grocery shopping.

If this is a program you would like to be a part of contact Cathy at vc@volunteercowichan.bc.ca

Learn more at: http://www.volunteercowichan.bc.ca/better-at-home/

Volunteer Cowichan is Looking for a Part time Volunteer Receptionist

Volunteer Cowichan is looking for a part time volunteer receptionist for our office.

Competent computer skills an asset.  Website skills a bonus.

Would be assisting current receptionist and covering as needed.

Please email Jennifer if you are interested: ed@volunteercowichan.bc.ca


3 days ago

Volunteers needed!!! Come and join in the fun!

1 week ago
BC Civil Liberties Association

The application period for the 2017 Summer Communications & Development Volunteers is now open!

Volunteers support a variety of initiatives including event planning, fundraising, social media, website maintenance, community outreach, research and more!

Click below for more information and application details:

1 week ago
Volunteer Forever

Common Mistakes Made Before, During and After Volunteering: http://bit.ly/2riVnnC

1 week ago
Volunteer Victoria

Want to be part of the biggest outdoor orchestral concert in North America? Symphony splash is seeking volunteers! http://ow.ly/ayT930bHDFV

2 weeks ago
Funders & Our Community: Building Wellness One Grant At A Time

This is focused on Victoria but there may be some useful information for Cowichan groups as well.

Join Volunteer Victoria and the Greater Victoria Community Funders Network for this blended workshop and working session designed to support grant writing.

The first part of the session is facilitated by Lisa Mort-Putland, Executive Director of Volunteer Victoria, and focuses on grant writing Basics. This session will be helpful if you are new to fundraising, or need a refresher as you build your own grant requests.

The second part of the session, which includes a light lunch, will introduce members of the Greater Victoria Community Funders network. Meet their community liaisons, learn ... See more

3 weeks ago
Cowichan Sportsplex

More Volunteer Opportunities!

Interested in Volunteering!? We have volunteer positions available during our May Is Myplex Month! Below is a list of positions we are looking to fill. If you are interested, please contact Kara! Email: rentals@cowichansportsplex.com, or stop in at the office 🙂

The Community We Live In

Be a Part of the Change!

Helping Refugees

Helping the Homeless or Needy

Helping Seniors

Helping with Yardwork

Volunteer Interviewers Needed for Senior's Advocate

Are you impressed by Isobel Mackenzie, our BC’s Seniors Advocate?  

Do you want to support her work to improve residential services for seniors?

Check out the website Calling for Volunteers to Assist Seniors in Completing a Survey.  This survey will provide feedback regarding their experiences with residential services.

Volunteer candidates need complete and submit an online form to volunteer in your area.