Winnipeg Child and Family Services is recruiting mentors (must be 18 or older) to be positive role models for youth. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 204-944-4302.
Koats for Kids is seeking volunteers to help sort donations, fill orders of winter outerwear, mend coats and ski pants, and generally help facilitate getting warm winter gear from donors to kids in need. Must be least 16 years old. Volunteer shifts are three hours, Monday to Thursday, in downtown Winnipeg. Call 204-586-5628 (KOATS) or email email@example.com.
The Winnipeg Children’s Access Agency is seeking visitation monitors to facilitate visits in a supervisory role three to four times per month. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 204-284-4170 to learn more.
Main Street Project, which provides a safe place for at-risk members of the community, needs volunteers for a variety of tasks and duties. Volunteers must provide updated criminal record and vulnerable sector checks, and are responsible for the cost of these checks. Volunteers are needed to help with Socktober next month, and with the holiday gift drive from mid-November till late December. Apply at www.mainstreetproject.ca or email email@example.com.
The Canadian Red Cross is seeking volunteers. When disaster strikes, you can help, and the Red Cross can show you how. Go to www.redcross.ca/volunteer, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 1-844-818-2155.
The City of Winnipeg is accepting applications for the Winnipeg Public Library board, as well as its other boards and commissions. The library board is an advisory body that advises and supports library management on all relevant issues. Since the pandemic started, monthly meetings have been held remotely. Applications are open until Oct. 16. Find a link to the application form near the top of the city’s website at winnipeg.ca.
Villa Cabrini needs a volunteer to help with meal preparation, delivery and clean-up. Volunteers are needed at various times on weekdays between 11 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. For more information, email email@example.com or go to villacabriniinc.com.