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 www.volunteermanitoba.ca or call 204-477-5180.
• Tetra Society of North America is recruiting volunteers to work with clients to design and build custom-made assistive devices. Clients range in age, medical conditions and needs, and the devices are used in the workplace, at home, and for sport and leisure. A non-profit organization, Tetra raises funds to deliver the program. For more information, email email@example.com.
• Cancer Crossing provides financial assistance to cancer patients based on their requests, such as travel expenses, child-minding, compression garments, and other necessities. Everyone involved is a volunteer. All proceeds from the book Cancer Crossing — a compilation of short stories from people affected by cancer — go toward cancer patients. Email your resumé to firstname.lastname@example.org, and include "resumé" in the subject line.
• Freeze Frame, the international film festival for kids of all ages, is happening online and in-person in March. Volunteer staff members and poster crew members are needed. Orientation will be provided. Volunteers will have access to free movie screenings. For more information, email email@example.com or call 204-949-9355.
• Results Canada is recruiting for opportunities to be an online community member, group member and advocacy fellowship for those who are passionate about a world without extreme poverty. Engaging online until it is safe for in-person meetings, you will receive training and support, and engage with members of Parliament and media. Visit resultscanada.ca for more information. Apply by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.volunteermanitoba.ca.
• Frontier College needs tutors to help support their online math club from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Volunteers will work with a small group of children, ages 6 to 17, on Zoom. For more information, email email@example.com, or visit Volunteer Manitoba’s website at www.volunteermanitoba.ca.
• N.E.E.D.S. Inc. is seeking homework assistants to help with newcomer and refugee children, and youth in grades 1-12, with homework in various subject areas, including English, math, science, social studies and health education, and provide social interaction online.