Open Volunteer Positions

Diabetes Canada – RCMP Musical Ride

The NB Region of Diabetes Canada is seeking onsite event volunteers to help with hosting the RCMP Musical Ride during a two night stop in Fredericton- the only NB stop during the Canada 150 Tour.

Dates: July 11 & 12
Time: 5:30 pm – 8 pm
Location: Fredericton Capital Exhibit Centre, 355 Smythe St.

No experience needed! Anyone interested in volunteering for one or both evenings should email tracy.clarke@diabetes.ca

The Kidney Foundation of Canada

The Kidney Foundation of Canada needs volunteers to help prepare for its annual Kidney Walk, which will take place in Fredericton’s Wilmot Park on 10 Sep at 1300 hr. Volunteers on the event’s planning committee are asked to help acquire prizes, sponsorships, and participants for the event. In addition, volunteers are needed for the day of the event. Tasks will include manning rest stations, giving out snacks, helping with registration, setting up, and/or cleaning up after the event.

The Foundation recognizes that volunteers are the glue that holds everything together, and would very much appreciate your help!

Please contact Tanya Kelley for more information at Tanya.Kelley@kidney.ca.

Freddy Beach Ribfest

Big Brothers Big Sisters is honored to be the Charity of Choice for the Freddy Beach Ribfest once again this year. Their participation in this event has become a significant source of funding for the agency. They need 189 volunteers 8-11 Jun during Ribfest 2017 to make their involvement a success.
 
We hope you will sign up for Ribfest and share the link below with friends ,coworkers, neighbors, and relatives who may be interested in doing one or more shifts.
 
Help Big Brothers Big Sisters connect with more kids!
 

Floodstock Music Festival

Each year, the Flood family hosts the Floodstock music festival on its family farm in Kars (about 1.5 hr from Fredericton) to raise funds for Atlantic Canadian charities. The family’s focus is on community and investing in what they believe to be our greatest asset: our people. This year is particularly special with the Canada 150 celebration. The theme is focused on the St. John River Celebration edition.

The event this year is on Sat, 19 Aug, and volunteers are needed both during the event and for clean-up on the day after. Volunteer tasks range from cash handling and food & beverage serving to setup, take-down, kids entertainment, and on-site maintenance.

For more information and to sign up to volunteer, contact Erin Flood at erinannflood@gmail.com.

The Ville

The Ville has weekly volunteer drop in hours from 1800-2000 hr every Monday. If you are free and would like to help out, come join a fun gang of volunteers! Tasks range from gardening and cleaning to administrative work, fundraising, painting, woodworking, crafting, and writing.
 
Note, if you can only come once, that’s fine! If you want to come every Monday, that’s wonderful! If another day works for you, let Jules know and she’ll set you up!
Email Jules at info@theville.ca for more information!

Fredericton & Oromocto ALS WalkStrong

Want to help a worthwhile cause? Volunteers are needed for setup and activities at the Fredericton & Oromocto ALS WalkStrong event in Wilmot Park on Sat, 17 Jun from 9:30 am-1:30 pm. Raised funds will go towards supporting those living with the terminal disease ALS throughout NB & NS.
 
Interested in helping out with the biggest fundraiser of the year for the ALS Society of NB & NS? Email Laura at lmclean@alsnbns.ca!

Canada Revenue Agency Community Volunteer Income Tax Program

Through the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP), community organizations host free tax preparation clinics and arrange for volunteers to prepare income tax and benefit returns for eligible individuals who have a modest income and a simple tax situation. 

To learn more, visit http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/ndvdls/vlntr/lnd-eng.html.