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Volunteer & Job Opportunities

Museum Interpreter/Guide

Looking for people who love history and have experience in education or cultural interpretation. Help us share our County heritage as we tour...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Museum & Archives

Volunteer Driver

Assist autism and developmental disabilities program participants to and from job sites. Assist while they are on their job site and provide...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Home on the Range Autism Ranch

Social Media Volunteer

A part time volunteer (less than 1 hr/wk) to help the Diversity Committee maintain and grow a social media presence using existing accounts....

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona Diversity Committee

Board Secretary

Do you have a passion for history? Join a team dedicated to preserving local heritage. As Secretary, you would serve as an executive member on The...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Strathcona County Museum & Archives

Farm Program Volunteer

Be a Farm Program Volunteer by assisting staff with day camps and field trips at the farm site. You will be working with persons with autism and...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

Home on the Range Autism Ranch

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Concert Emcee

Do you attend Toastmasters or want to practice your public speaking skills? We are on the lookout for emcees to help out with some of our special...

Location:

Other

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Musicians

Are you a talented musician that has experience playing to family based audiences? We are often on the lookout for new bands/individuals to play...

Location:

Other

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Special Events & Volunteer Resources Assistant

The Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village has four special events each summer and we are looking for 1-2 Special Events Assistants to assist the...

Location:

Other

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Children's Activities

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

Location:

Other

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Vision Mate

CNIB is looking for volunteers to provide one-on-one companionship and support to a person who is blind or partially sighted. Vision mates meet...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

CNIB

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Concert Emcee

Do you attend Toastmasters or want to practice your public speaking skills? We are on the lookout for emcees to help out with some of our special...

Location:

Other

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Musicians

Are you a talented musician that has experience playing to family based audiences? We are often on the lookout for new bands/individuals to play...

Location:

Other

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Special Events & Volunteer Resources Assistant

The Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village has four special events each summer and we are looking for 1-2 Special Events Assistants to assist the...

Location:

Other

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Children's Activities

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

Location:

Other

Organization:

Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Vision Mate

CNIB is looking for volunteers to provide one-on-one companionship and support to a person who is blind or partially sighted. Vision mates meet...

Location:

Strathcona County/Sherwood Park

Organization:

CNIB

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Strathcona County Community Calendar

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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

Funders Forum
Location: OLPH Church
Date(s): April 24, 2018
Time: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Grantwriting
Location: Strathcona County Hall Conference Centre Room 1
Date(s): May 5, 2018
Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

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