CAN YOU GIVE 150 VOLUNTEER HOURS TO SALT SPRING ISLAND
THIS YEAR BEFORE JULY 1ST 2017?
Do you like a challenge? Volunteer and Community Resources (VCR) has one for you! We’re launching a campaign, running from February 1st to July 1st (150 Days!), to celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday. It’s called the Canada 150 for 150 Volunteer Challenge. With so many generous volunteers on our island giving of their time and talents in so many ways, it should be easy!
→ Join the Challenge (click!)
Can you give 150 Volunteer Hours to Salt Spring Island this year before July 1st, 2017? Click here to find out how to track your hours.
→ Be Inspired by People You Know (click!)
Check out these examples of people you know volunteering for organizations we need! 150 days, 150 volunteers, 150 organizations
→ Find a Volunteer Opportunity (click!)
There’s something right for everyone!
Thank You to our Canada 150 for 150 Volunteer Challenge Partners!
Country Grocer, Salt Spring Classic and Antique Motor Club, Gulf Islands Driftwood
WHO WE ARE
News and Noteworthy
+ Island Savings #Simple Generosity
Throughout 2017, Island Savings is selecting 52 volunteers who are devoted to developing positive and vibrant communities. Nominate an inspiring volunteer and he/she could be eligible to make a $1,500 donation to the non-profit or charity of their choice. (click here…)
Volunteering as a Family
+ Canada’s Volunteer Awards
Consider nominating your best and most dedicated (click here…)
+ New educational video series on “Gifting and Receipting”
The Charities Directorate is pleased to announce that the first educational video of our new “Gifting and receipting” series is now available. Learn about the types of donations for which registered charities and other qualified donees can issue a tax receipt, and the various rules on receipting (click here..)
+ See Photos from our successful Volunteer Recruitment Fair 2016! (view here…)
+ Preparing for the New BC Societies Act
Volunteer and Community Resources Salt Spring Society (VCR) is a member of Volunteer BC .