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.
The MCC Furniture Thrift Store — a non-profit, volunteer-based organization that raises funds for the Mennonite Central Committee — is looking for volunteers of all ages to assist with answering phones, customer service, restoring furniture pieces, light housekeeping, upcycling of furniture and much more.
If you are interested in joining a fun and diverse team, email firstname.lastname@example.org, phone 204-694-3669 or go in person to 18 Keewatin St., Monday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Manitoba Brain Injury Association is seeking a program facilitator to assist the PARTY program co-ordinator, help set up the venue and liaise with teachers and school principals on attending the program. Email GLADYS@mbia.ca
or go in person to 825 Sherbrook St.
Junior Achievement of Manitoba is seeking volunteer business mentors to help guide a student company to success with knowledge, support, experiences and encouragement. The mentor will familiarize high school students with business basics that will allow them to design, organize and operate a real business.
Email email@example.com or phone 204-956-6087.
The West End Commons is seeking a construction instructor to supervise and train tenants to do minor repairs, such as painting and fixing holes and other small damages in the building. No teaching experience is required. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Open Circle is seeking volunteers to visit prison inmates who currently have no one visiting them. Visits would occur twice monthly. A one-year commitment is required for two hours in the evenings or afternoons on weekends.
Email email@example.com or phone 204-294-9599.
The Saul & Claribel Simkin Centre is seeking volunteers to help transport residents during Rosh Hashanah, this Thursday at 9:30 a.m. and Friday at 9:30 a.m.
For additional schedules, phone 204-589-9008 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.