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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

New Year's Eve Volunteer

Join Strathcona County for a night of wizard fun at the New Year's Eve Festival. Volunteers help with petting zoo, sleigh rides, wizard crafts,...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Recreation, Parks and Culture

Fun Run Committee

Be on The Consent Event Fun Run in May in Sherwood Park. Help plan from the beginning all the details. If you have skills on social medai,...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Saffron Centre

Snow Busters Team (Youth Friendly)

The Snow Busters community program matches qualified seniors with volunteers who commit to clearing snow and ice from senior's walkway and...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Family and Community Services

Community Talk Volunteer Team

“Community Talk” is a public engagement campaign on how we can build a community where every resident has the opportunity to feel...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Family and Community Services

Volunteer - General

Join a team dedicated to community history and heritage. Help with administrative duties in the office or data entry in the archives. Catalogue...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Museum & Archives

Interpreter/Guide

Looking for someone with experience in education or interpretation. We are looking for community-minded individuals who love history. Come help us...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Museum & Archives

Heart Month Canvasser

Support Heart Month by going door to door to raise awareness about Heart Disease and Stroke, as well as collect donations on behalf of the...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Heart and Stroke Foundation

New Year's Eve Volunteer

Join Strathcona County for a night of wizard fun at the New Year's Eve Festival. Volunteers help with petting zoo, sleigh rides, wizard crafts,...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Recreation, Parks and Culture

Community Talk Volunteer Team

“Community Talk” is a public engagement campaign on how we can build a community where every resident has the opportunity to feel...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Family and Community Services

No job opportunities at this time.

Volunteer - General

Join a team dedicated to community history and heritage. Help with administrative duties in the office or data entry in the archives. Catalogue...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Museum & Archives

Interpreter/Guide

Looking for someone with experience in education or interpretation. We are looking for community-minded individuals who love history. Come help us...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Museum & Archives

Heart Month Canvasser

Support Heart Month by going door to door to raise awareness about Heart Disease and Stroke, as well as collect donations on behalf of the...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Heart and Stroke Foundation

New Year's Eve Volunteer

Join Strathcona County for a night of wizard fun at the New Year's Eve Festival. Volunteers help with petting zoo, sleigh rides, wizard crafts,...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Recreation, Parks and Culture

Community Talk Volunteer Team

“Community Talk” is a public engagement campaign on how we can build a community where every resident has the opportunity to feel...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Family and Community Services

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IVC News

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    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 »

    Posted on: November 30th, 2016

    Volunteer centre and library hold steady on budget

    Two community organizations are keeping their budgets status quo for 2017. On Friday, Nov. 25, the Information and Volunteer Centre of Strathcona County (IVC) and the Strathcona County Library presented their recommended budgets for 2017, both of which have something in common — a zero-per-cent increase for 2017. IVC “It has been an exciting year… Read more »

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    Posted on: November 18th, 2016

    National Volunteer Week Breakfast Keynote Announced

    There’s still a long time to go before National Volunteer Week rolls around in April 2017, but the Information and Volunteer Centre (IVC) of Strathcona County just couldn’t hold their water. The local organization has already locked down a key piece in planning local events, booking Barbara Stegemann, Dragon’s Den “game changer” and founder of… Read more »

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    Posted on: November 15th, 2016

    The strength of community in a time of need

    On September 26, 2015 Brian Hnatiw’s life changed dramatically and in ways that most of us cannot even imagine. Riding his motorcycle back from a work out in Calgary, the certified personal trainer was struck by an uninsured vehicle driven by an unregistered driver. The near-fatal collision sent Brian flying more than 50 feet, and… Read more »

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    Posted on: November 1st, 2016

    Engaging the Community

    Having spent just over two years now working in the community as part of the IVC team, there is one question that I have handled more often than any other when explaining how IVC works as a support and catalyst for the local not-for-profit community. That question: is IVC a department of Strathcona County. The… Read more »

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    Posted on: October 22nd, 2016

    IVC is proud to be a partner in the Community Talk initiative

    IVC is proud to be an active partner in Community Talk, the community-conversation initiative launched on October 18 by Family and Community Services. “Community Talk” is a public engagement campaign on how we can build a community where every resident has the opportunity to feel supported, safe, and connected. In order to ensure that everyone’s… Read more »

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    Posted on: October 18th, 2016

    Group to host therapy sessions

    Bit and pieces collected during a busy time for local not-for-profits and community groups from across Strathcona County. A native of Montreal and currently a Professor of Education at California State Polytechnic University and a licensed psychologist. Dr. Fine is an award-winning educator, author of numerous critically-acclaimed books, and a frequent guest on Animal Planet,… Read more »

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    Posted on: October 3rd, 2016

    IVC Coats for the County returns for the season

    With the leaves turning colour and the temperature dropping noticeably over these past days, the signals are clear: it is soon time to turn our thoughts to winter months and all the challenges they bring. And with the economic realities that our community is facing, the growing sense amongst the not-for-profit and social service organizations… Read more »

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    Posted on: September 14th, 2016

    TransCanada Corporation is the lead sponsor of the 206 edition of IVC’s always-popular Funder’s Forum on October 4th from 5:00 to 9:00pm. Held at OLPH Church Hall in Sherwood Park, the Forum brings together over a dozen local and active funding partners from both the government and business worlds in one place at one time…. Read more »

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    Posted on: September 13th, 2016

    IVC launches 150 for 150 campaign

    The Information and Volunteer Centre for Strathcona County (IVC) has big plans in the works for celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017. Working in collaboration with Volunteer Ottawa and volunteer centres from across Canada, IVC is getting ready to launch a 150 for 150 campaign that will recognize the achievements of volunteers from across Strathcona… Read more »

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Events

Fundraising
Location: Hampton Inn Sherwood Park
Date(s): January 21, 2017
Time: 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

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