Strathcona County residents will be encouraged and empowered to be engaged in their community in meaningful ways.
The Information & Volunteer Centre promotes volunteerism and supports not-for-profit and community organizations. We connect people to the most accurate and relevant community information possible.
The IVC is a leader in people engagement for the not-for-profit and volunteer sectors of Strathcona County.
The IVC provides services for connecting volunteers to opportunities and to promote the engagement and empowerment of residents in their community. The IVC will reward and celebrate volunteerism and the power of volunteers throughout the community.
The IVC enables and develops excellence in leadership, organizational competency, and resilience within the not-for-profit and volunteer sectors of Strathcona County.
The IVC will provide training and information to not-for-profit and community organizations focused on enhancing their effectiveness and impact within the community. The IVC will undertake initiatives that improve the capacity of participating organizations.
The IVC is the recognized source of accurate and relevant community information within Strathcona County.
The IVC will become the hub and the connector of community information. This includes the analysis and synthesis of community information in order to define trends and understand community needs.
The IVC brings people together to inspire active citizenship, create dynamic networks, develop new friendships, and generate new ideas for an engaged, healthy, and sustainable community.
The IVC is a catalyst to innovative ideas and means to fulfill our community need. The IVC will create and foster initiatives to foster partnerships, develop networks, and generate discussions that aim to bridge the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors.
“Empowering Our Community”