THE following is a list of volunteer opportunities for Winnipeg and surrounding areas. To learn more about Volunteer Manitoba’s programs and services, please visit www.volunteermanitoba.ca or call (204)477-5180.
The Pawsh Dog, a retail, day camp, grooming and boarding for dogs, is looking for volunteer puppy cuddlers to help keep their small dogs quiet, calm, happy and healthy. Must be over 16. Daytime, evening, weekend. Info: email@example.com or in person to 10-1580 Taylor Ave.
Misericordia Health Centre requires a rehabilitation volunteer to work in partnership with rehabilitation staff who guide occupational therapy programs. Observe patient safety. Work with geriatric patients. Daytime, Mon. to Fri. shifts, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org or online www.misericordia.mb.ca.
Physio Fit Run requires volunteers for their race day at Assiniboine Park May 14 for 10K road race, 5K fun run/walk, and 3K run/walk. Positions available: parking marshal volunteers to direct traffic to available parking space, direct runners/volunteers to meeting areas; course marshal volunteers will be stationed around race course directing runners; bike marshal volunteers to ride along the course directing runners, alert medical staff of medical emergencies; and finish line marshal volunteers to stand at finish line, direct and organize race finishers. Info: email@example.com.
Kildonan Mennonite Thrift Store is looking for an artist to repurpose used furniture and create unique pieces. Also needed is a camera technician to check all cameras that are donated to determine if they can be sold. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 204-615-1250.
Misericordia Health Centre looking for Surgical Complex Ambassadors - Mon to Friday daytime shifts only. Also looking for Gift Shop volunteers Monday or Friday afternoons 1 to 4 pm. Parking provided for these roles. For details email email@example.com or call 204-788-8134.
Society for Manitobans with Disabilities requires a warehouse assistant to provide support to wheelchair services repair technicians and shipping and receiving. Must have ability to bend and lift at least 50 lbs. and mechanically inclined. Information: online at www.smd.mb.ca
The Writers’ Collective of Manitoba needs accounting help for general bookkeeping, accounting and banking. Ability to file CRA documents. Familiar with Excel Information: firstname.lastname@example.org