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Volunteer & Job Opportunities

Board Members

Ideal position for someone wanting to make a tangible difference in Strathcona. The Burial Options Society in Strathcona is committed to the...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Burial Options Society

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

Treasurer

Assist a great organization as Treasurer on their Board.  All you need is some basic bookkeeping experience and a willingness to learn the...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Fibromyalgia Society

Mediation Volunteer

To be a successful Society, a variety of skills and expertise is required. You need not be a trained mediator or workshop facilitator to volunteer...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Community Mediation

Parade & Picnic Volunteers

Ardrossan Recreation & Agricultural Society (ARAS) will be hosting its Parade and Picnic event on Saturday, June 17 next to the Ardrossan...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Ardrossan Recreation & Agricultural Society

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Consent Event Volunteer

Join us on May 27, 2017 at Broadmoor Lake for a 5km Fun Run and Walk. Volunteers are needed to help during registration, hand out water bottles...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Saffron Centre

BINGO volunteer

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

Mediation Volunteer

To be a successful Society, a variety of skills and expertise is required. You need not be a trained mediator or workshop facilitator to volunteer...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Community Mediation

Children's Activities Assistants

The Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village has five special events each summer and we are looking for 4-10 children’s activity assistants to...

Location:

Other

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Special Events Assistant

The Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village has five special events each summer and are looking for 1-2 Special Events Assistants to help with...

Location:

Other

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

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No job opportunities at this time.

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Consent Event Volunteer

Join us on May 27, 2017 at Broadmoor Lake for a 5km Fun Run and Walk. Volunteers are needed to help during registration, hand out water bottles...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Saffron Centre

BINGO volunteer

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

Mediation Volunteer

To be a successful Society, a variety of skills and expertise is required. You need not be a trained mediator or workshop facilitator to volunteer...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Community Mediation

Children's Activities Assistants

The Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village has five special events each summer and we are looking for 4-10 children’s activity assistants to...

Location:

Other

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Special Events Assistant

The Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village has five special events each summer and are looking for 1-2 Special Events Assistants to help with...

Location:

Other

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

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IVC News

    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 »

    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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Events

Organization Registration Volunteer Fair
Location: Community Centre (The Agora)
Date(s): April 26, 2017
Time: 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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