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Breakfast with Santa - Decoration Crew 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is looking for volunteers to assist us with decorating the day before Breakfast with Santa.

Date
Saturday, December 2, 2017

Responsibilities
Volunteers will assist with decorating the room where the event will be held.  Hanging decorations, table setting, table centrepieces, decorationg the Christmas tree. 

Additional Information
No criminal record check required for this opportunity.


Requirements

Minimum age: 14


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

Breakfast with Santa - Face Painter 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking artistic volunteers who enjoying working with children.

Date
Sunday, December 3, 2017

Responsibilities
Face painting during Breakfast with Santa in the childrens area. 

Additional Information
Breakfast will be provided.

Dress code: please do your best to wear a white top and black pants, festive accessories welcome!


Requirements

Minimum age: 14


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

Breakfast with Santa - Server 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston is seeking 16 volunteers to help children celebrate the holidays with Santa! 

Date
Sunday, December 3, 2017

Responsibilities
Assist with serving breakfast and bussing tables (assisting kitchen staff, serving breakfast to each table, clearing plates, wiping down tables).

Additional Information
Breakfast will be provided.
Please do your best to wear a white top and black pants, festive accessories.


Requirements

Minimum age: 15


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

Breakfast with Santa - Welcome/Check-in Table 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking 2 volunteers to assist at our Breakfast with Santa welcome and check-in table.

Date
Sunday, December 3, 2017

Responsiblities
Welcome and check-in registered participants for the Breakfast with Santa, provided any needed information, encourage families to enter the door prize draw.

Additional Information
Breakfast will be provided.

Dress code: please do your best to wear a white top and black pants, festive accessories welcome!


Requirements

Minimum age: 14


Address
4111 Monton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

Canada 150 Activation 
Canada 150

Description

Help promote the new Richmond 150 Community Celebration Grant Program! A fun activation with colouring and face painting.

Additional info: Volunteers will be required to wear denim and they will be given a shirt to wear.


Requirements

Minimum age: 14


Address

BC

Contact Info
Manisha Jassal
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: mjassal@richmond.ca

FALL PROGRAM - Active Start 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking 2 volunteers to assist the instructor with Active Start; kids ages 2-3 and 6-9 years old learn to run, jump, roll, balance and catch with the Fundamentals of Movement.

Date and Time
Sundays, September 17-December 3 12:15-2:15pm

Responsibilities
Volunteers would assist children participating in the activities that the instructor leads. 

Additional Information 
A criminal record check is needed to volunteer in this program.

Additional info: This volunteer opportunity is for every Sunday.
When you sign up you will automatically be assigned to all Sundays, and you will be expected to volunteer the full duration.


Requirements

Minimum age: 13


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Events & Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

FALL PROGRAM - Art for Two's 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking 2 volunteers to assist the instructor with Art for Two's a fun program for two year olds making crafts, drawing, painting in a fun interactive environment. 

Dates
Sundays, Spetember 10-October 22
Sundays, October 29-December 10

Time 
9:15-11:45am

Responsibilities
Support children during the class, and help the instructor with set-up and take down of art materials. 

Additional Information 
A criminal record check is needed to volunteer in this program.

Additional info: This volunteer opportunity is for every Sunday.
When you sign up you will automatically be assigned to all Sundays, and you will be expected to volunteer the full duration.


Requirements

Minimum age: 13


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

FALL PROGRAM - Badminton Lessons Assistant 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is looking for responsible volunteers to help out with our badminton lessons programs running on Mondays and Saturdays.

Date and Time
Mondays, September 11-October 30 6:45-8:45pm
Mondays, November 6-December 18 6:45-8:45pm

Saturdays, September 9-October 28 2:15-5:00pm 
Saturdays, November 4-December 16 2:15-5:00pm

Responsibilities
Helping to set up the nets, checking people in, supporting the instructor and participating in demonstrations of skills, assisting and rallying with the students, feeding birdies, ensuring safe use of the gym, distributing and collecting equipment, etc.

Additional Information
Criminal record check required.
Prefer applicants with experience playing and/or teaching badminton.


Requirements

Minimum age: 16


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

FALL PROGRAM - Clay Handbuilding 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Like working with your hands? Delighted leading children to express themselves creatively? You'll have a blast getting messy and inspired helping 3-5 and 5-8 year olds in clay class. 

Dates
Saturdays, September 9-December 9

Time 
9:00-11:45am

Responsibilities
Support children during the class, and help the instructor with set-up and take down of art materials. 

Additional Information 
A criminal record check is needed to volunteer in this program.

Additional info: This volunteer opportunity is for every Saturday.
When you sign up you will automatically be assigned to all Saturdays, and you will be expected to volunteer the full duration.


Requirements

Minimum age: 13


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

FALL PROGRAM - Floor Hockey 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking 2 volunteers to assist the instructor with Floor Hockey class; learn the basics that provides a great foundation for fun, teamwork and fitness.

Date and Time
Saturdays, September 16-December 16 11:15am-1:45pm

Responsibilities
Volunteers would assist children participating in the activities that the instructor leads.

Additional Information 
A criminal record check is needed to volunteer in this program.

Additional info: This volunteer opportunity is for every Saturday.
When you sign up you will automatically be assigned to all Saturdays, and you will be expected to volunteer the full duration.


Requirements

Minimum age: 14


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

FALL PROGRAM - Sports Variety 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Looking for volunteers that really enjoy a variety of sports and want to share their skills. Working with children 6-8 years.

Date and Time
Sundays, September 24-December 10 9:15-11:45am


Responsibilities
Support children during the class, teaching children the basic techniques such as dribbling, passing, shooting and defence, and practicing their skills during friendly games. Assist the instructor with set-up and take down of equipment. 

Additional Information 
A criminal record check is needed to volunteer in this program.


Requirements

Minimum age: 13


Address

BC

Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

FALL PROGRAMS - Soccer 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking 2 sporty volunteers to assist the instructor with soccer; children ages 3-5 and 5-8 years old lean new soccer skills, dribbling, passing and fun games.

Date and Time
Sundays, September 17-December 3 2:00-4:30pm
Saturdays, September 23-December 9 9:15-11:45am

Responsibilities
Support children during the class, teaching children the basic techniques such as dribbling, passing, shooting and defence, and practicing their skills during friendly games. Assist the instructor with set-up and take down of equipment. 

Additional Information 
A criminal record check is needed to volunteer in this program.

Additional info: This volunteer opportunity is for every Saturday or Sunday.
When you sign up you will automatically be assigned to all Saturdays or Sundays and you will be expected to volunteer the full duration.


Requirements

Minimum age: 14


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

FALL PROGRAMS - Stories and More 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking 2 volunteers to assist the Stories and More instructor singing songs, crafts and story telling.

Dates
Wednesdays, September 13-October 18
Wednesdays, October 25-November 29

Time 
12:15-1:45pm

Responsibilities
Volunteers would assist with set up and take down of activities and help children with the crafts and sitting and participating at story time.

Additional Information 
A criminal record check is needed to volunteer in this program.

Additional info: This volunteer opportunity is for every Wednesday.
When you sign up you will automatically be assigned to all Wednesdays, and you will be expected to volunteer the full duration.


Requirements

Minimum age: 13


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

Focus Group Opportunity - Adults 
City of Richmond Volunteer Management Strategy Updates

Description

Participate in Developing the City of Richmond’s Volunteer Management Strategy

We need your insights!

The City of Richmond is updating its Volunteer Management Strategy and we NEED to hear from YOU. Help us develop the Volunteer Management Strategy by participating in a focus group.

We want to learn about your experiences volunteering so that we can support your needs and goals as a volunteer. The feedback you give us will help us identify areas in which to focus our efforts. All you need to do is talk!

We need 24 adults (19 years and over) to participate in 2 focus groups on August 22. There are 2 opportunities

4:30 – 6:00 pm or 6:30 – 8 pm

Focus groups will be held at City Hall (6911 No.3 Road) in Meeting Room 1.002. The sessions will be facilitated by Angela Rai. Light snacks will be provided.

Spots are limited. Sign up now!

For more information on the Volunteer Management Strategy or to participate in the focus groups please contact Angela Rai, Planner with Community Services, at arai@richmond.ca or 604-247-4924 or the Volunteer Development Coordinator, Wing Ho at who@richmond.ca or 604-247-4947.


Address
6911 No.3 Road
Richmond BC

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Contact Info
Angela Rai
Planner
Email: arai@richmond.ca

Focus Group Opportunity - Youth 
City of Richmond Volunteer Management Strategy Updates

Description

Participate in Developing the City of Richmond’s Volunteer Management Strategy

We need your insights!

The City of Richmond is updating its Volunteer Management Strategy and we NEED to hear from YOU. Help us develop the Volunteer Management Strategy by participating in a focus group.

We want to learn about your experiences volunteering so that we can support your needs and goals as a volunteer. The feedback you give us will help us identify areas in which to focus our efforts. All you need to do is talk!

We need 12 youth (under 19 years) to participate in a focus group on August 21 from 5:00 – 6:30 pm. Focus groups will be held at City Centre Community Centre (5900 Minoru Blvd) in Meeting Room 1. The sessions will be facilitated by Angela Rai. Light snacks and pizzas will be provided.

Spots are limited. Sign up now!

For more information on the Volunteer Management Strategy or to participate in the focus groups please contact Angela Rai, Planner with Community Services, at arai@richmond.ca or 604-247-4924 or the Volunteer Development Coordinator, Wing Ho at who@richmond.ca or 604-247-4947.


Address
City Center Community Centre 5900 Minoru Blvd.
Richmond BC

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Contact Info
Angela Rai
Planner
Email: arai@richmond.ca

General Swap Meet 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking 6 volunteers to assist at our Fall Swap Meet.

Date
Saturday, November 5, 2017

Time 
7:45 - 10:45am 
12:45 - 1:45pm

Responsibilities
Volunteers would guide vendors and assist shuttling in sale items from their cars.

Additional Information
No criminal record check needed.

Additional info: Closed toe shoes only. Please no flip flops.


Requirements

Minimum age: 15


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

Market Children's Area 
Steveston Farmers and Artisans Market

Description

We always need volunteers to help engage children at this fun event; assist children to be creative with arts and crafts activities and games at the market! 

This role would suit someone who enjoys working with children, and is enthusiastic. Has an interest in a substainable community event, and enjoys being outdoors. 

10:00am-1:00pm or 12:45-3:45pm

Market on Sundays, May to September
May 7, 21; June 4, 18; July 16, 30; August 6, 20; September 3, 17.

Orientation Wednesday, May 3 at 7:00pm.

Additional info: Please dress appropriately for the weather. This is an outdoor event, you may also wont to have hat, sunglasses, sunscreen.


Requirements

Minimum age: 14


Address
Steveston Community Centre Parking Lot Steveston Village
Richmond BC

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca

Market Crew AM 
Steveston Farmers and Artisans Market

Description

Launched in May, 2008 by the Richmond Agricultural and Industrial Society (RAIS), the Steveston Farmers and Artisans Market is a venue where farmers, artists and craftspeople make their products available in an open, fresh-air environment. If you’re looking for work experience or are interested in giving back to the community, and Steveston is your home or just makes you feel at home, we would love for you to volunteer.

The main purpose of the volunteer role is to assist the market committee in setting up the market i.e. moving and setting up of tents, tables, chairs, benches, and barricades, assisting and ensuring that safety measures are met by vendors.

This role would suit someone who has the ability to lift 15-25lbs, has the ability to communicate clearly, takes direction and show enthusiasm. Has an interest in a sustainable community event, and enjoys being outdoors rain or shine.

8:15am – 12:00pm

Market on Sundays May to September:
May 7, 21; June 4, 18; July 16, 30; August 6, 20; September 3, 17.

Additional info: Please dress appropriately for the weather, closed-toed shoes. This is an outdoor event, you may also want to have hat, sunglasses, sunscreen.


Requirements

Minimum age: 16


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca

Market Crew PM 
Steveston Farmers and Artisans Market

Description

Launched in May, 2008 by the Richmond Agricultural and Industrial Society (RAIS), the Steveston Farmers and Artisans Market is a venue where farmers, artists and craftspeople make their products available in an open, fresh-air environment. If you’re looking for work experience or are interested in giving back to the community, and Steveston is your home or just makes you feel at home, we would love for you to volunteer.

The main purpose of the volunteer role is to assist the market committee in taking down the market i.e. moving and taking down tents, tables, chairs, benches, and barricades.

This role would suit someone who has the ability to lift 15-25lbs, has the ability to communicate clearly, takes direction and show enthusiasm. Has an interest in a sustainable community event, and enjoys being outdoors rain or shine.

1:00 – 4:30pm

Market on Sundays May to September:
May 7, 21; June 4, 18; July 16, 30; August 6, 20; September 3, 17. 

Additional info: Please dress appropriately for the weather, closed-toed shoes. This is an outdoor event, you may also want to have hat, sunglasses, sunscreen.


Requirements

Minimum age: 16


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca

RYBL Scorekeeper 
Richmond Youth Basketball League

Description

Richmond Youth Basketball League is looking for volunteer score keepers for the Steve Nash Youth Basketball League this fall


 


The commitment level is as follows:

Saturdays (Oct 14-Dec 16) 10am-12pm

Training will be provided.


Please contact Jessy at JDhillon@Richmond.ca for more information


Requirements

Minimum age: 14


Address
8880 Williams Road
Richmond BC, V7A 1G6

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Contact Info
Jessy Dhillon
Email: Jdhillon@richmond.ca
Phone: 778 999 0197

Sharing Your Volunteer Story 
City of Richmond Volunteer Management Strategy Updates

Description

Help contribute to creating a culture of volunteerism and community connectedness by sharing your story

The City of Richmond is updating its Volunteer Management Strategy and we NEED to hear from YOU. Help us drive the Volunteer Management Strategy by sharing your story.

We want to learn about your experiences volunteering so that we can support your needs and goals as a volunteer. 

We are collecting personal stories of volunteer experiences within the City of Richmond that may be shared with the community. Do you have a unique story or experience of volunteering? Has volunteering impacted you in some way? Would you like to share that experience with others in the community?


Stories may be featured on the City website or websites of our partner organizations, in newsletters, at public recognition events, or in some other public way. You can choose to leave your story anonymous or put a name or initials to it. If you have a story to share, please email it to Angela Rai at arai@richmond.ca.


For more information on the Volunteer Management Strategy, the survey, or about contributing a volunteer story please contact the Volunteer Development Coordinator, Wing Ho at who@richmond.ca or 604-247-4947 or Angela Rai, Planner with Community Services, at arai@richmond.ca or 604-247-4924.


Address
6911 No.3 Road
Richmond BC

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Contact Info
Angela Rai
Planner
Email: arai@richmond.ca

SUMMER PROGRAM - Cooking Healthy Snacks 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

If you enjoy cooking this would be a great opportunity for you! Share your cooking skills by assisting the Cooking Healthy Snacks instructor with children food preparation, aswell as set up and clean up. Experience with children and food preparation preferred.

Dates
Monday-Friday
Jul 17-21 
Aug 14-18 

Time
9:00am - 2:00pm

Additional info: When you sign up for this opportunity you are signing up for the whole week.


Requirements

Minimum age: 14


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

SUMMER PROGRAM - Soccer - Children 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Looking for volunteers that really enjoy soccer and want to share their skills. Working with children 6-9 years.

Dates
Monday-Friday


July 17-21


August 21-25 


Times


9:15-11:15am


4:00-6:00pm


Responsibilities


Support children during the class, teaching children the basic techniques such as dribbling, passing, shooting and defence, and practicing their skills during friendly games. Assist the instructor with set-up and take down of equipment. 



Additional Information 
A criminal record check is needed to volunteer in this program.


Additional info: When you sign up you will automatically be assigned to the entire week or all weekend dates listed and you will be expected to volunteer at all the days. 
Please read opportunities dates carefully. If you have questions please email: ngilles@richmond.ca

Additional info: Looking for volunteers that have an interest in sports and working with children, as well having practical knowledge of the activity. When you sign up for this opportunity you are signing up for the whole week.


Requirements

Minimum age: 13


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

SUMMER PROGRAM - Summer Fun in the Park 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Assist with a variety of children's activities like crafts, face painting, games and fun in Steveston Park.  Also assisting with set up and take down of tables and chairs.


Dates
Wednesday
July 12, 19, 26
August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Time
12:30-3:30pm

Responsibilities
Support children during the class, and help the instructor with set-up and take down of art materials. 

Additional Information 
A criminal record check is needed to volunteer in this program.


Additional info: When you sign up you will automatically be assigned to the entire week or all weekend dates listed and you will be expected to volunteer at all the days.
Please read opportunities dates carefully. If you have questions please email: ngilles@richmond.ca


Requirements

Minimum age: 13


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604.238.8087

Winter Hayrides - Children's Craft Table and Face Painting 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking out going volunteers to assist with children's crafts activities and face painting.

Date
Thursday, December 7 and Friday, December 8, 2017

Responsibilities
While families are awaiting their turn on the hayrides, volunteers will assist children at the Christmas craft tables and face paint.

Additional Information
Festive attire welcome!
Snack and beverage will be provided.

No criminal record check needed.


Requirements

Minimum age: 14


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

Winter Hayrides - Concession 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking 3 volunteers to assist with the Winter Hayride concession.

Date
Thursday, December 7 and Friday December 8, 2017

Responsibilities
Volunteers will assist serving hot dogs, treats and beverages.

Additional Information
Festive attire welcome!
Snack and beverage will be provided.
Food Safe is preferred, but not required.
No criminal record check required for this opportunity.


Requirements

Minimum age: 15


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

Winter Hayrides - Decorating Crew 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking 4 volunteers to assist with decorating.

Date
Thursday, December 7, 2017

Responsibilities
Decorate the multi-purpose room for the Winter Hayrides; hanging wall and room decor, decorating christmas tree, set up photo booth, and craft area.

Additional Information
No criminal record check required for this opportunity.


Requirements

Minimum age: 14


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

Winter Hayrides - Wagon Boarding Assistant 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking 6 volunteer to provide assistance on the wagon truck with traffic for the hay ride route.

Date
Thursday, December 7 and Friday, December 8, 2017

Responsibilities
Assist participants on and off the hay wagons.

Additional Information
Please dress warmly and layers as the position is primarily outdoors.
Snack and beverage will be provided.
No criminal record check required for this opportunity.


Requirements

Minimum age: 15


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087

Winter Hayrides - Welcome/Check in Table 
Steveston Community Centre

Description

Steveston Community Centre is seeking 4 volunteers to assist at our Winter Hayride welcome/check-in table.  our registration table at Winter Hayride participants.

Date
Thursday, December 7 and Friday, December 8, 2017

Responsibilities
Welcome and check-in registered participants for the Winter Hayrides, issue tickets, provided boarding information.

Additional Information
Festive attire welcome!
Snack and beverage will be provided.
No criminal record check required for this opportunity.


Requirements

Minimum age: 15


Address
4111 Moncton Street
Richmond BC, V7E 3A8

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Contact Info
Nicole Gilles
Volunteer Coordinator
Email: ngilles@richmond.ca
Phone: 604-238-8087