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Volunteer & Job Opportunities

Pamper & Polish Volunteer (Youth Friendly)

Silver Birch Lodge is looking for an individual(s) who enjoys spending time with senior citizens and doing manicures. Pamper & Polish is held...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Silver Birch Lodge

Volunteer Opportunities Specialist

IVC requires a volunteer to assist with the upkeep, promotion and advertising of Volunteer Opportunities that IVC undertakes for community groups....

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Information & Volunteer Centre for Strathcona County

Mediation Volunteer

Volunteer for Strathcona County Community Mediation Board of Directors. All necessary training is provided. Many roles needed: numbers,...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Community Mediation

BINGO volunteer (Youth Friendly)

Do you like interacting with seniors and are mobile on your feet? We are searching for a BINGO volunteer(s) who can collect money, take bingo...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Heartland Housing Foundation

Summer Program Volunteer (Youth Friendly)

The Robin Hood Association Summer Program provides a fun, recreational place for children and youth with disabilities (ages 4-18) to come when...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Robin Hood Association

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Pamper & Polish Volunteer (Youth Friendly)

Silver Birch Lodge is looking for an individual(s) who enjoys spending time with senior citizens and doing manicures. Pamper & Polish is held...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Silver Birch Lodge

Special Event Ukrainian Day (Youth Friendly)

Looking for a number of volunteers to help Aug 13 as follows: General event day runners (2-3 people) - 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Volunteer Captain (1...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Consent Event Run Committee

Are you interested in helping being a part of the committee that organizes SAFFRON Sexual Assault Centre's yearly fundraiser? We meet once a month...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Saffron Sexual Assault Centre

Sherwood Park Crusaders Volunteer (Youth Friendly)

The Crusaders are looking for volunteers for the 2017/18 season! Featuring flexible hours, and a wide variety of positions available, come be part...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Sherwood Park Crusaders

Community Walk Volunteer (Youth Friendly)

Volunteer for the H.E.A.R.T.S Babyloss Walk to Remember; a walk for parents who have lost a precious baby before or after birth. Volunteer duties...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

BriarPatch Family Life Education Centre

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No job opportunities at this time.

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Pamper & Polish Volunteer (Youth Friendly)

Silver Birch Lodge is looking for an individual(s) who enjoys spending time with senior citizens and doing manicures. Pamper & Polish is held...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Silver Birch Lodge

Special Event Ukrainian Day (Youth Friendly)

Looking for a number of volunteers to help Aug 13 as follows: General event day runners (2-3 people) - 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Volunteer Captain (1...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Consent Event Run Committee

Are you interested in helping being a part of the committee that organizes SAFFRON Sexual Assault Centre's yearly fundraiser? We meet once a month...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Saffron Sexual Assault Centre

Sherwood Park Crusaders Volunteer (Youth Friendly)

The Crusaders are looking for volunteers for the 2017/18 season! Featuring flexible hours, and a wide variety of positions available, come be part...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Sherwood Park Crusaders

Community Walk Volunteer (Youth Friendly)

Volunteer for the H.E.A.R.T.S Babyloss Walk to Remember; a walk for parents who have lost a precious baby before or after birth. Volunteer duties...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

BriarPatch Family Life Education Centre

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IVC News

    Posted on: April 7th, 2017

    IVC names new Executive Director

    The Board of Directors of the Information and Volunteer Centre (IVC) for Strathona County is pleased to announce that Judy Ferguson has been selected as their new executive director.  Judy will officially join us on Monday, April 10th, 2017.  We are confident that Judy’s experience, knowledge and integrity are a great match for the work,… Read more »

    Posted on: February 28th, 2017

    Voting important for youth

    The most boring thing about politics is not caring about them at all. That’s the message being pushed through the Information and Volunteer Centre (IVC) of Strathcona County to teach youth about the “power of democracy.” The youth workshop on democracy and civic engagement will be led by the Montreal-based group, Apathy is Boring. A… Read more »

    Posted on: February 11th, 2017

    IVC begins search for new Executive Director

    To Key Stakeholders, Partners, and Clients of the IVC This is to inform you that Klay Dyer, Executive Director of the Information and Volunteer Centre, has tendered his resignation. We congratulate Klay in his appointment to the position of Manager, Alberta Glycomics Centre at the University of Alberta. Klay will be taking on his new… Read more »

    Government of Alberta

    Posted on: January 31st, 2017

    New volunteer screening program improves safety

    Alberta non-profits now have access to new tools to help strengthen the safety and security of the most vulnerable Albertans. Developed with the input of non-profit voluntary sector stakeholders and police agencies, Alberta Culture and Tourism’s new Volunteer Screening Program will assist non-profit organizations with a range of resources to help reinforce existing volunteer screening… Read more »

    Posted on: January 31st, 2017

    150 for 150 Volunteer Challenge has been launched

    The Information and Volunteer Centre for Strathcona County has officially launched is 150 for 150 Volunteer Challenge, in collaboration with the project sponsor Suncor. Celebrating the energy and contributions of volunteers from across Strathcona County, the project will run for the entire year, and will allow volunteers to register their hours towards the ultimate goal… Read more »

    Government of Alberta

    Posted on: January 7th, 2017

    Government of Alberta helps non-profits save money

    Non-profit and volunteer agencies will benefit from a $1-million grant to complete energy efficiency audits. Organizations can save money and reduce greenhouse gas emissions by determining areas for energy efficiency improvements. The Non-Profit Energy Efficiency Transition (NEET) Program will provide funding to help non-profit and volunteer groups determine how efficient their current lighting, heating, cooling… Read more »

    Posted on: December 15th, 2016

    Province announces changes to community grant programs

    Following an internal review and discussions with non-profit sector partners, the province has made several changes to its community grants programs. The changes are intended to address funding gaps, and bring greater clarity and transparency to the application and decision-making process. The Community Facility Enhancement Program helps support construction and renovation of public-use community facilities…. Read more »

    Posted on: December 13th, 2016

    2017 Community Social Services Grants open for applications

    The Strathcona County Community Social Services Grants program is open to all not-for-profit social service groups and organizations. There are two categories of funding: Operating Grant Partnership Funding Grant All funding requests must address a social services need in our community and show evidence of this need. The primary focus of the group or organizations… Read more »

    Posted on: December 13th, 2016

    IVC Community Dinner deemed a success

    A new addition to your catalogue of seasonal facts: Mrs. Claus can dab with the best. And over 150 County residents bore witness to that fact during the first ever IVC Community Holiday Dinner, which took place on Saturday, December 10th at Robin Hood Association. The brainchild of the IVC staff, the idea of holding… Read more »

    Posted on: December 3rd, 2016

    IVC introduces healthy eating video

    Knock out poor eating habits by choosing healthier foods. Most people would believe that it is easier said than done, but local organizations are taking a visual approach in helping individuals identify healthier food options. In a partnership between the Information and Volunteer Centre (IVC) of Strathcona County, Meals on Wheels, Sherwood Park Primary Care… Read more »

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Events

Screening Volunteers In - Not Out
Location: Chamber of Commerce boardroom
Date(s): September 20, 2017
Time: 9:00 am – 1:30 pm

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Strengthening Volunteer Boards
Location: Strathcona County Community Centre
Date(s): October 14, 2017
Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

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