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Volunteer & Job Opportunities

Youth Rock Committee (Youth)

Help plan, organize and implement one, two or all of the events during the month of May in celebration of National Youth Week. Your advice...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Information & Volunteer Centre for Strathcona County

Activity Assistants (Youth Friendly)

Clover Bar Lodge is looking for volunteers to act as activity assistants. You may be helping with games, sing-a-longs, cards and any other...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Clover Bar Lodge

Noon Hour Piano Player (Youth Friendly)

Piano Players wanted to volunteer over the noon hour at Sherwood Care. Residents have visible calming when music is played during lunch time....

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Sherwood Care

TEENS in Action (Youth)

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Information & Volunteer Centre for Strathcona County

Group Parking

The Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village is looking for community or sports group to act as a parking team for upcoming special event. Some...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Recreation Program Assistant

Summerwood Village Retirement Residence is looking for volunteers to engage seniors in crafts, games, events, outings and outdoor activities....

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Summerwood Village Retirement Residence

Rotaract Club Member

Rotaract Club is looking for motivated people between 18-30 yrs of age (or 17 and finished high school) with high integrity to join them....

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Rotaract Club of Strathcona County

Leisure Companion

Brain Care Centre is looking for volunteers to assist clients who are living with a traumatic brain injury in their home or community; provide...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Brain Care Centre

Poster & Brochure Designers (Youth)

Home on the Range Autism Ranch needs volunteers who will be responsible to design and create various posters and brochures utilizing their logo...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Home on the Range Autism Ranch

Board Members

Dreamcatcher Nature Assisted Therapy Association is looking for Board Members.  The primary focus of this organization is to raise funds to...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Dreamcatcher Nature Assisted Therapy

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IVC News

    Posted on: April 25th, 2016

    Good for the sector, good for the students: Mandatory volunteering for high school graduation (article)

    “Besides reading, writing and arithmetic, one of the key goals of education in Canada is to produce good citizens. With this in mind, in 1999 the Ontario Ministry of Education began requiring every high school student to complete voluntary community service hours as a requirement for graduating — with the Ministry stating that the purpose… Read more »

    Posted on: April 20th, 2016

    IVC takes over responsibility for Volunteer Opportunities in Sherwood Park News

    The Volunteer Opportunities section of the Sherwood Park News will look a bit different soon. IVC has taken on responsibility for this very popular section effective Friday, April 22. The section will be clearly branded, will include between 12 and 20 opportunities every second Friday as well as having an option for local organizations to… Read more »

    Posted on: April 19th, 2016

    IVC partners with Meals on Wheels for Grow A Row 2016

    The Information and Volunteer Centre for Strathcona County (IVC) is partnering with Edmonton Meals on Wheels for Grow A Row 2016. Grow A Row highlights the importance of fresh, healthy, and locally-grown food in a well-balanced diet as well as in the production of the very popular Chef’s Choice frozen meal options. Produce donations through… Read more »

    Posted on: April 19th, 2016

    IVC hands off Gowns for Grads program to Sherwood Park Elks

    The multi-talented (and amazingly creative) Amy Poehler recently shared this gem of wisdom: “As you navigate through the rest of your life, be open to collaboration. Other people and other people’s ideas are often better than your own. Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you, spend a lot of time with them,… Read more »

    Posted on: April 4th, 2016

    TransCanada Corporation to sponsor IVC Funders Forum 2016

    IVC is pleased to announce that TransCanada Corporation will return as exclusive corporate sponsor of Funders Forum 2016, which will take place on October 4th at OLPH in Sherwood Park. An important opportunity for local organizations to network with over a dozen prominent and active funders in one place at one time, the Funder’s Forum… Read more »

    Posted on: March 25th, 2016

    IVC to host HOJA for local schools

    IVC is proud to host the acclaimed a cappella group HOJA for two community-builder performances during National Volunteer Week. Formed in the summer of 1998 and originally based out of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, HOJA has recorded five CD’s (selling over 25,000 units) and performed for more than 3,000 audiences (over 750,000 people) in venues from British… Read more »

    Posted on: March 14th, 2016

    IVC looks to restock Coats for the County program

    The Information and Volunteer Centre for Strathcona County (IVC) had a successful year with its annual Coats for the County program, distributing almost 600 coats and almost 800 accessory sets to residents of Strathcona County. And without hesitation, IVC program manager Caron Stoltz is thrilled at the success of the Coats giveaway. “We had amazing… Read more »

    Posted on: February 12th, 2016

    Registration for Event Planning Workshop opens

    Online registration for the IVC Event Planning Workshop has now opened, and seats are already filling up quickly. Led by expert Milena Santoro from MS Productions, this full-day workshop will provide insights and proven strategies on all aspects of event planning and execution. Cost for the day is only $20 per person, and this event… Read more »

    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 »

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Events

Event Planning
Location: Hampton Inn Sherwood Park
Date(s): May 7, 2016 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00 – 3:30 pm

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Funders Forum 2016
Location: OLPH Church
Date(s): October 4, 2016
Time: 5:30 – 9:00

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