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.
Manitoba Mutts is seeking an adoption-fair team to sell merchandise at monthly events. Must commit to six weekends per year, 4 to 6 p.m. (weather permitting).
For more information, email Nancy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Canadian Red Cross is seeking volunteers. For more information, go to redcross.ca/volunteer or call 1-844-818-2155.
Winnipeg Optimist Athletics is a track-and-field club seeking sport enthusiasts to help young athletes develop the skills of running, jumping and throwing. WOA will provide training and support to volunteers who become involved in coaching or management roles.
For more information, contact Larry Switzer at email@example.com or 204-510-5714.
Ribfest is the Rotary Club of Winnipeg’s signature event and raises funds for local youth projects. Doing good while having fun is a great way to spend a summer day or evening. Register at wfp.to/dJe.
The Canadian Cancer Society is seeking volunteers for its planning committee organizing CIBC’s Run for the Cure, happening Oct. 6. There are openings for volunteer engagement, registration and stage management. To apply, email Vanessa at firstname.lastname@example.org or go to wfp.to/dtN.
Caregiving with Confidence needs volunteers to drive older adults to and from appointments. Flexible schedules, driver orientation and honorariums are provided. For more information, contact Julie at email@example.com or 204-452-9491.
Inclusion Winnipeg is seeking volunteers to help at its Blue Bombers concession stand as a cook, cashier or runner. On-site training will be provided. Letters of recommendation will be offered to those who complete the volunteer role. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 204-953-5879.
Meals on Wheels Winnipeg needs volunteers urgently. Drivers deliver nutritious meals to seniors and people with disabilities. Delivery time is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Scheduling is flexible and can be seasonal or ongoing. Meals are delivered citywide, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Training and a gas honorarium are provided. For more details, call 204-956-7711 or go to mealswinnipeg.com.