The following is a list of volunteer opportunities advertised in the Winnipeg area. For more information about these listings, please contact the person/organization directly. You may also call to set up an appointment to see an interviewer at Volunteer Manitoba. Information: 204-477- 5180, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.volunteermanitoba.ca.
The TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival volunteer applications are now available online. June 12-22, the festival will take over the Exchange District with the best local, national and international artists. Information: jazzwinnipeg.com/get-involved/volunteer-application/
The Acceptance 3 on 3 Basketball fundraising tournament to support mental illness needs assistance at the U of W, noon-9 p.m., June 6 or 10 a.m.-6 p.m. June 7 to welcome/direct/set up/take down. Information: email@example.com.
Pregnancy & Family Support Services requires cashiers (July/Aug) to provide courteous service, accept payments, make change, record purchases, stock shelves, answer the phone, take messages and tidy/clean for one shift per week. Info: 204-783-9281 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Rupert's Land Caregivers Service needs volunteer drivers, over 18 with good records, to drive seniors in SW Winnipeg to appointments, shop or social outings. Gas & parking compensation provided. Info: 204-452-9491 or email@example.com.
Community Living Manitoba requires a volunteer with a professional accounting designation to act as treasurer. You will work with a committee to plan/prepare financial policies/annual budgets and present financial statements to the board/AGM. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org or 204-786-1607.
Junior Achievement is looking for a volunteer to train and deliver the JA Financial Literacy Program to grades 3-6 classrooms in Winnipeg. Information: manitoba.jacan.org/mentors.
Oakview Place Extendicare wants volunteers for their walking program to spend time with residents. Information: 204-888-3005 or email@example.com.
Heritage Winnipeg needs 2014 Doors Open Ambassadors to conduct tours, provide site interpretation and historical information. Orientation provided. Various shifts available on May 31/June 1. Information: http://heritagewinnipeg.com or doorsopenwinnipeg.ca/volunteers.php.
Manitoba Blind Sports Association is looking for volunteers to help run the summer golf program. Volunteers are needed to assist blind and visually impaired golfers on regular golf outings at various courses throughout the city. One hour/week for three weeks (lessons) and six hours/one day (provincials). Information: Cathy Derewianchuk 204-925-5694 or firstname.lastname@example.org.