Want to volunteer? Opportunities are available through Volunteer Victoria. For more information, please call 250-386-2269 or go online to volunteervictoria.bc.ca.
• The Robert Bateman Centre seeks volunteer shop attendants to help answer visitor questions and direct patrons through the Thinking Like a Mountain shop.
• NEED2 Crisis Line and Information Centre is looking for board members to help support the agency in its pursuit of its mission of service. Experience in governance in the non-profit sector is desirable.
• The MS Society is looking for someone to help assist clients participate in various social, arts and craft projects while providing support and companionship.
• The Luther Court Society needs volunteer walking companions to escort seniors on leisurely walks. Must understand the challenges of dementia.
• Victoria Marine Search and Rescue Society needs a treasurer. This position is best suited for those with professional experience in finance, bookkeeping, or accounting.
• Langham Court Theatre is looking for sewers to assist with the creation of the costumes needed for the Fall 2014 production of Pride & Prejudice.
• Selkirk Waterfront Festival is looking for volunteer helpers to act as general assistants to the sound-man, MC, and entertainers as needed.
• The Hope Through Achievement Foundation is seeking a volunteer financial mentor to assist the program participants on their educational journey specific to the financial practices of daily life. The Foundation is looking for a long term commitment.