THE following is a list of volunteer opportunities for Winnipeg and surrounding areas. For more information about these listings, please contact the organization directly. Volunteer Manitoba does not place volunteers with organizations but can assist you in finding an opportunity. To learn more about its programs and services, go to volunteermanitoba.ca or call 204-477-5180.
Victoria General Hospital is seeking volunteers for its patient/client advisory council to share experiences, promote improvement, attend bi-monthly meetings and work on special projects. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Chalmers Neighbourhood Renewal Corp. needs volunteers to help take down or set up tables, tents and other supplies for its farmers market. Daytime, weekend. Phone 204-918-9441, email email@example.com or go in person to 180 Poplar Ave.
The Mental Health Education Resource Centre needs an evening library volunteer. Duties: lend and receive books and other material, sort and reshelve books/materials, clerical activities, reference searches. One shift every Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or go in person to 100-4 Fort St.
Earth Shop is seeking volunteers for cashier positions and shop attendants. Duties: welcome shoppers, process cash transactions. Daytime, evening, weekend, flexible schedules (part-time and full-time). Training provided. Email email@example.com.
Hamilton House, a non-profit for people 55 or older, is seeking a board member to attend evening meetings. Must have interest in affordable seniors housing, sound judgement and basic understanding of financial statements. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Beacon Hill Lodge Personal Care Home is seeking a pet visitor. The volunteer and their dog will provide one-on-one visits with the residents. Daytime, evening. Go online to reveraliving.com or email email@example.com.