South Okanagan Similkameen Volunteer Centre on Our Okanagan:

The South Okanagan Similkameen Volunteer Centre:

*Promotes volunteerism and increases the pool of volunteers

*Connects volunteers to volunteer needs

*Builds capacity for effective volunteerism

*Provides leadership & advocacy for volunteerism  

Our Vision:  A Community that provides the ultimate Volunteer experience.

Our Mission:  The Volunteer Centre is committed to building a vibrant community by connecting people through meaningful involvement.      

The Volunteer Centre offers its members and the public:

1.  Virtual website: www.volunteercentre.info with 24 hr. access to resources for volunteers.

2.  Member services:

  • E-mail of volunteer opportunities to volunteers in data base.
  • Publication of a Volunteer Opportunities Directory
  • Listing of Volunteer Opportunities on the Website
  • Attend trade shows to register volunteers and promote Volunteer Opportunities open with Members
  • Workshops for managers of Volunteers (Targeted Recruitment & Best Practices for Engaging Volunteers)
  • Presentations: “Creating the Ultimate Volunteer Experience”

3.  Programs and development initiatives

  • Participatory approach to Board Development
  • Youth Program
  • 2011 Annual Seniors Symposium: Volunteering and Healthy Aging

4.  Supports in place to offer services:

  • Volunteers register with Volunteer Centre (Data base of registered volunteers)
  • Membership (Data base of 500 non profit organizations in the Region)
  • News Releases advocating for volunteerism
  • Funding applications for Training programs available for Staff and Volunteers in non-profits
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South Okanagan Similkameen Volunteer Centre
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Address 102-696 Main Street

Penticton, BC
V2A 5C8
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Phone (778) 476-5661
Fax (250) 487-7441
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Keywords
Volunteer, Board Development, Non Profit Planning, Volunteer Opportunities
Key Contact Wendy Weisner
Email info@volunteercentre.info
Website www.volunteercentre.info
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The South Okanagan Similkameen Volunteer Centre:

*Promotes volunteerism and increases the pool of volunteers

*Connects volunteers to volunteer needs

*Builds capacity for effective volunteerism

*Provides leadership & advocacy for volunteerism  

Our Vision:  A Community that provides the ultimate Volunteer experience.

Our Mission:  The Volunteer Centre is committed to building a vibrant community by connecting people through meaningful involvement.      

The Volunteer Centre offers its members and the public:

1.  Virtual website: www.volunteercentre.info with 24 hr. access to resources for volunteers.

2.  Member services:

  • E-mail of volunteer opportunities to volunteers in data base.
  • Publication of a Volunteer Opportunities Directory
  • Listing of Volunteer Opportunities on the Website
  • Attend trade shows to register volunteers and promote Volunteer Opportunities open with Members
  • Workshops for managers of Volunteers (Targeted Recruitment & Best Practices for Engaging Volunteers)
  • Presentations: “Creating the Ultimate Volunteer Experience”

3.  Programs and development initiatives

  • Participatory approach to Board Development
  • Youth Program
  • 2011 Annual Seniors Symposium: Volunteering and Healthy Aging

4.  Supports in place to offer services:

  • Volunteers register with Volunteer Centre (Data base of registered volunteers)
  • Membership (Data base of 500 non profit organizations in the Region)
  • News Releases advocating for volunteerism
  • Funding applications for Training programs available for Staff and Volunteers in non-profits

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Volunteer Opportunities in the South Okanagan Similkameen

As a volunteer you can register with the South Okanagan Similkameen Volunteer Centre by sending your name, e-mail address, phone number and city location to info@volunteercentre.info. Volunteer Opportunities with our member non-profit organizations are e-mailed to volunteers registered with the Volunteer Centre.

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