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Volunteer & Job Opportunities

Reception

Volunteer at SAFFRON Sexual Assault Centre reception area. Be the first person clients connect with as they come through the door. Compassionate...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Saffron Sexual Assault Centre

TEENS in Action (Youth)

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

Driver

Be a driver on Wednesday mornings from 7 - 10 am for the local Food Bank. Work with a partner picking up donations around town at various stores...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona Food Bank

Volunteer Coordinator

Volunteer for the Fibromyalgia Society as their Volunteer Coordinator. Help with recruiting and retaining their volunteers. A great learning...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Fibromyalgia Society

Group of Leaders

UCHV is looking for a group of people to run our Children's Activities area at our Harvest of the Past Event held on Sunday, September 11....

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Farm and Harvest Helpers

UCHV is looking for volunteers to help enhance our activities at the Harvest of the Past Event, Sunday, September 11.  Volunteers will help...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Court Worker

The Adult Court Program works with indiiduals who have been chargd with a criminal offence and are appearing in Docket Court.  The volunteer...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Elizabeth Fry Society

Judge for Memory Competition

Judges will time events and assist with adjudicating results.  Super Mem is just beginning this event so attendance and stress will be low....

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Super Mem

Rehab Assistant

Sherwood Care is looking for volunteers to be involved in assisting with wheelchair maintenance and assisting with rehabilitation activities such...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Sherwood Care

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IVC News

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    Posted on: August 25th, 2016

    Back to School signals a new season for not-for-profit community

    Being married to a teacher, and with three kids still in school, I understand full well what the winding down of August means: back to school! So in this column a few reflections on recent events that relate specifically to this time of year. A new back-to-school tradition was resurrected in Sherwood Park on Thursday,… Read more »

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    Posted on: August 21st, 2016

    KEEN Creative captures video memories of the return of Movie in the Park

    KEEN Creative captured a bird’s-eye view  as over 700 residents settled in to enjoy the return of Movie in the Park on Thursday, August 11th.  A collaboration betweeen IVC and Fountain Tire, this year’s event included a BBQ, food truck, and screening of Disney’s animated hit Zootopia. Plans are already underway for next year’s event.

    Green For Life

    Posted on: July 12th, 2016

    GFL Environmental added as sponsor for Movie in the Park

    IVC is thrilled to announce that GFL Environmental has joined the growing list of corporate sponsors working together to bring Movie in the Park back to Sherwood Park. The GFL Green for Life™  trademark defines the company as committed to the highest standards of business practices, client relationships, communications, environmental, legislative accountability and to be the… Read more »

    Spectra Energy Helpers

    Posted on: July 12th, 2016

    ESV benefits local organizations (Helping Hands, July 12)

    A study just released by Volunteer Canada and the Corporate Council on Volunteering speaks directly to the importance of one of the major trends in the not-for-profit sector across the country: the important and growing impact of employee-supported volunteering, or ESV as it is coming to be known. Titled Leading with Intention, the report establishes… Read more »

    Posted on: July 8th, 2016

    Free Webinar: How Skills-Based Volunteering Can Advance Your Career

    Summary: Volunteering is widely regarded as a way to obtain transferable skills, gain valuable work experience, and explore career options, all while making important contributions to the community. This reciprocal relationship underscores the multiple benefits of volunteering that help both people and communities reach their potential. This recorded webinar presented by Volunteer Canada will provide… Read more »

    Posted on: June 28th, 2016

    Painting a community board (Helping Hands, June 28)

    There is much to be said about the power of legacy to define a community. In one sense, legacy is a delicate balancing act. On the one hand, legacy is a powerful expression of the fearlessness that drives people to undertake the challenges that come with community building. On the other hand, legacy is a… Read more »

    Posted on: June 24th, 2016

    IVC Releases Schedule for Suncor Workshop Fall series

    We are pleased to open registration for our fall offerings in the Suncor Workshop Series. Topics and dates are as follows:  Granting Writing (September 24) is focused on the needs of small and medium-sized organizations that want to learn the steps to grant writing success. Executive Director Bootcamp (October 14) is a one-day event filled with experts on team… Read more »

    Posted on: May 30th, 2016

    IVC nominated for Minister’s Seniors Service Award 2016

    IVC has been nominated for the Minister’s Seniors Service Award 2016 for its work in building out its Chef’s Choice frozen meals network across Sherwood Park and Strathcona County. A Certificate of Recognition will be presented at the West End Seniors Centre on June 9th, with the final award decision and ceremony to take place later… Read more »

    Posted on: May 24th, 2016

    IVC Annual General Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, June 15

    For further information about this meeting, or to obtain a copy of the Agenda, please contact Klay at 780.464.4242 or via email at klay@ivcstrathcona.org

    Posted on: May 24th, 2016

    Barbara Stegemann announced as keynote for National Volunteer Week 2017

    IVC is thrilled to announce that entrepreneur and Dragon’s Den Game Changer Barbara Stegemann will be featured as the keynote speaker for the 2017 National Volunteer Week Kickoff Breakfast, to be held on Monday, April 24, 2017 at the Holiday Inn Conference Centre in Sherwood Park.  About Ms. Stegemann: Barbara Stegemann’s entrepreneurial vision was formed… Read more »

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Events

Grantwriting
Location: Hampton Inn Sherwood Park
Date(s): September 24, 2016
Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 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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