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Community volunteering opportunities in Kamloops

May 23, 2014 - 11:35 AM

The Canadian Bluemoon Ventures LTD.
The Canadian Bluemoon Elvis Festival Volunteers - Many different positions - The Canadian Bluemoon Elvis Festival are looking for volunteers for Fri. 30 May from 12 Noon to 5 p.m.; Sat. 31 May & Sun. 01 Jun. from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.. Many different positions: security, selling raffle tickets & memorabilia, setup/takedown & cleanup. Location: Beside the Route 97 Diner, 4901 Highway 97, Westwold BC. 17+ to volunteer, and 19+ to volunteer for sales & security. 250-372-8313
Canadian Cancer Society
Relay For Life - Event Day Volunteers - On June 7th at Riverside Park, the Canadian Cancer Society is looking for volunteers to join the Relay For Life in your community and be a leader in the biggest cancer fundraising event in Canada. Just a few short hours can make a big impact – help needed in registration, accounting, children’s activities, ceremonies, and more. 13+ to volunteer and family volunteering friendly. 250-372-8313
Kamloops Arts Council
Art in the Park Volunteers - The Kamloops Arts Council are looking for volunteers to help out for our Art in the Park at Riverside Park on the 30th of June, and the 1st of July. Many different positions: Setup, Fundraisers, Ask Me/Cheerleaders, Runners/Sitters, and Take Down. 14+ to volunteer and family volunteering friendly. 250-372-8313
Theatre BC
Destination Mainstage Volunteers - Theatre BC are looking for volunteers for Destination Mainstage at several locations throughout the city from the 4th of July to the 12th of July. Many different positions: administration, general help, hospitality, photography, silent auction, and transportation. 18+ to volunteer. 250-372-8313
Canadian Cancer Society
Community/Event Day Volunteers - Support the Canadian Cancer Society by helping out on the day of events. As Community/Event Day Volunteers you help out on the day of the events, either by staffing a table (For example during the Relay For Life, Tour de Valley, or the Daffodil Campaign). Your assistance with committees and events helps other volunteers be successful and feel supported. 13+ to volunteer and family volunteering friendly. 250-372-8313
Canadian Diabetes Association
Residential Campaign Volunteers - Every year, the Canadian Diabetes Association runs their annual door-to-door fundraising Residential Campaign. Generous individuals from across the province make financial donations when volunteer canvassers knock on their doors. The money raised during this fundraiser goes towards research, advocacy and public educational programming which support individuals living with and affected by all three forms of Diabetes (Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational). There are many ways that you can help us with our Residential Campaign beyond making a financial donation: Area Leaders, 19+ to volunteer; Kit Captains, 19+ to volunteer; Canvassers, 15+ to volunteer & family volunteering friendly. 250-372-8313
Habitat for Humanity Kamloops
Habitat for Humanity Kamloops 2014 Build - Build Volunteers - We are looking for people to help us on the build site. Many different positions: first aid, cement/cement finishing, cribbing, drywall, boarding, electrical, fencing, flooring, framing, hvac, insulation/vapour barrier, interior trim, landscaping, painting, plumbing, roofing, siding/soffit/facia, surveying, taping/finishing. 16+ to volunteer, and family volunteering friendly. People with building experience in the trades are an asset. 250-372-8313
Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation
CIBC Run for the Cure Organizing Committee - Be part of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure organizing committee and a dynamic team raising funds towards breast cancer research in your local community from Mar. to Nov. 2014. Committee Positions: Co-Run Director, Fundraising; Run Day Program Coordinator; Fundraising Coordinator; Volunteer Coordinator. 19+ to volunteer. 250-372-8313
Canadian Cancer Society
2015 Daffodil Campaign Leadership Volunteers - The Canadian Cancer Society is starting off their 2015 Daffodil Campaign, and they are looking for leadership volunteers. The positions are: street team leader, and pin distribution leader. 16+ to volunteer. 250-372-8313
Secwepemc Museum & Heritage Park
Flea Market Assistants - The Secwepemc Museum are looking for volunteers for their Flea Market every Sunday from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. until October on the East Shuswap Road at the Kamloopa Pow Wow Grounds. Many different positions: admissions, setup/take down, signage, food & drink sales, and traffic direction. 19+ to volunteer and family volunteering friendly. 250-372-8313
The Gleaning Abundance Project
Harvest Volunteers - The Gleaning Abundance Project are looking for volunteers to help harvest excess fruit from residential trees. The volunteers will share in the harvest with the other shares going to the homeowners and various non-profits. 13+ to volunteer, and family volunteering friendly. Harvest Season is June to November, 7 Days a week, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.. 250-372-8313
Oncore Central Services
Better With Technology - Volunteer Tutors - This program matches seniors to a volunteer tutor who can support their basic technology related questions and needs. 18+ to volunteer. 250-372-8313
Heart & Stroke Foundation
Office Administration Volunteer - Volunteers will assist the staff with special projects, data entry, reception, and general office administration. The volunteers must have computer experience including a working knowledge of office software, the Internet, and have a good command of English. 19+ to volunteer. 250-372-8313
For these and many other volunteer opportunities please call 250-372-8313 or check out our website:
Volunteer Kamloops acknowledges the support of the Province of British Columbia.

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