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Volunteer & Job Opportunities

Meals on Wheels Driver

Sherwood Park Meals on Wheels Program is in need of a volunteer driver. Volunteer every other week, 10:30 - 12:30 to deliver meals to seniors and...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Meals on Wheels Sherwood Park

TEENS in Action youth volunteer

Location:

Other

Organization:

Information & Volunteer Centre for Strathcona County

Finish Line and Food Station Volunteers

Volunteer stewards are needed to assist skiers at the finish line and help to keep skier traffic flowing.

Ten outdoor clubs volunteer to...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Canadian Birkebeiner Ski Festival

Parking Attendants (Youth Friendly)

Parking Attendants are needed for the Long Start of the Canadian Birkebeiner Ski Festival on Saturday, February 13/16.  Shift is 6 am to 10...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Stadium Crew

Strong volunteers needed Birkie week (Feb 10-14/16) to help with set-up of tents, scaffolding, fencing, banners and signs.  Wednesday to...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Canadian Birkebeiner Ski Festival

Fun Run Volunteers

Saffron is looking for volunteers to help at The Consent Event, an awareness Fun Run for Saffron Sexual Assault Centre.  

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Saffron Centre

Children's Activities Team Lead for Special Events

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village is looking for a volunteer to be the Team Lead at one or more events, who will be responsible for supervising...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Festival Volunteers

SkirtsAfire is a festival that empowers, supports and celebrates women in the arts.  Positions include: box office, 50/50 sales (18+ only),...

Location:

Edmonton and region

Organization:

SkirtsAfire

Rural Daffodil Campaign Coordinator

The Canadian Cancer Society AB/NWT is looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated volunteer to partner with, who will assist with the planning and...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Canadian Cancer Society AB/NWT

Board Member

County Clothes-Line Foundation is seeking individuals to provide leadership and expertise in areas such as law, IT and marketing.  Board...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

County Clothes-Line

Admin Assistant/Membership

Do you want to work in an upbeat and vibrant organization focused on social good? This position provides admin support for Volunteer Alberta and...

Location:

Edmonton and region

Organization:

Volunteer Alberta

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IVC News

    Posted on: February 10th, 2016

    IVC partners with Bruderheim Ag Society on Chef’s Choice frozen meals program

    As reported in the Lamont Leader, IVC is partnering with the Bruderheim Agricultural Society to bring its Chef’s Choice frozen meals program to the town and surrounding area. Launching officially on March 2 with a tasting and information session, the outlet will be the fourth that IVC has launched in the past year, joining Antler… Read more »

    Posted on: January 12th, 2016

    Announcing TEENS in Action

    IVC is excited to provide a flexible alternative for County Teens to get involved in volunteering. Join us for monthly Community Service Projects both in Strathcona County & Surrounding areas. Ages 13+ (Depending on monthly project) Transportation Provided IVC now offers unique “one off” volunteer opportunities specific to youth who are unable to commit on a… Read more »

    Posted on: December 15th, 2015

    Fund It Forward funding platform launches

    IVC is proud to announce the launch of a new funding opportunity for Strathcona County not-for-profits, charities, and community organizations. Fund It Forward Strathcona is a membership-based crowd-funding community that sees each voting member commit $400 annually to the support of a local project or program serving the residents of Sherwood Park and Strathcona County…. Read more »

    Posted on: December 4th, 2015

    Ecumenical Refugee Sponsorship Committee announced for Strathcona County

    On December 2, 2015, four Strathcona County churches plus several members of the general public held the first official meeting of the Strathcona County Ecumenical Refugee Committee.  The formation of this Committee began in September when an anonymous donor approached Rev. Stephen London of St. Thomas Anglican Church with a gift of $10,000 for refugee… Read more »

    Posted on: November 30th, 2015

    Techy Tutor Initiative

    Techy Tutor Initiative What is a Techy Tutor? A youth between the ages of 11-18 years who is willing to volunteer their time by helping adults and seniors learn how to use a cell phones. Clients are looking for assistance with things like texting, how to use the camera, adding and deleting contacts, emailing from… Read more »

    Posted on: November 25th, 2015

    #WelcomeRefugees

    IVC is here to help you discover the ways that you can #WelcomeRefugees by providing information and links to the most relevant organizations, resources, and websites currently available to support this important cause. With several aid organizations and charities expected to help Syrian refugees settle in Edmonton region, it can be difficult for people interested… Read more »

    Posted on: November 16th, 2015

    IVC supports friends of Melanie Susan Hunter

    On September 22, avid cardmaker and scrapbooker Melanie Susan Hunter was murdered in an act of domestic violence that shocked Sherwood Park and drove home yet again that domestic violence touches all of our lives either directly or indirectly.  On Saturday, November 28th, friends of Melanie are holding a memorial crop to celebrate the life… Read more »

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    Posted on: October 21st, 2015

    Opportunities for today’s youth

    Source: The Sherwood Park-Strathcona County News Date published: Tuesday October 20, 2015 Introduction: A university professor for decades, I had built a solid portfolio of “go-to” lectures that I would roll into rotation at a certain time of year. Inevitably, fall would include one of my favourites packages built on the philosophy of the American writer… Read more »

    Songwriting Workshop

    Posted on: October 20th, 2015

    IVC Youth Songwriters Workshop on November 9

    IVC Youth Songwriters Workshop with award-winning Olivia Wik When: November 9, 2015 Time: 11:00am – 6:00pm Cost: Free of Charge (only 16 seats available) How to Register: Go to CLICK IT Search for the program with the course number:  104157 Add the course to your basket and check out.    

    Posted on: October 5th, 2015

    CBC News: High school volunteering: As some struggle to secure hours, others raise bar

    Article written by: Aleksandra Sagan, CBC News It’s not clear if compulsory community service will turn teens into life-long volunteers The provinces and territories that mandate volunteering in high school generally require students to complete between 25 and 40 hours of community service. Students enrolled in the International Baccalaureate program must complete more, though, and… Read more »

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Events

Executive Director Bootcamp #4
Location: Hampton Inn Sherwood Park
Date(s): February 19, 2016 (Friday)
Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

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Brain Injuries - Understand and Welcome Volunteers with Brain Injuries
Location: Chamber of Commerce boardroom
Date(s): March 1, 2016, Tuesday
Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am

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