Want to volunteer and give back to the community, but don’t know how to get involved? The St. Albert Community Information and Volunteer Centre has many volunteer opportunities to choose from and can help find the right fit for you. For information on any of the following volunteer opportunities, call 780-459-6666 or visit the website www.govolunteer.ca

Do you have experience handling cash, excellent people skills, an outgoing personality and are comfortable in a hospital setting? Tour various areas throughout this hospital and provide personal care items and snacks/drinks to patients, visitors and staff.

Get involved and assist with this fun St. Albert event Sunday, April 18. Assistance needed with route set-up, route marshals, water and food stations and hospitality. Come out and enjoy the recently arrived spring air and lend a helping hand at the same time.

Share your musical talent at this fun event and provide musical accompaniment to runners along the 10-Mile Road Race route. Race takes place Sunday morning on April 18.

Are you available April 16 to 18 to assist with the St. Albert trade show? Various positions available at this family and community event include admissions desk, ambassadors for the event, stage area and concession maintenance and manning the volunteer lounge, fire exits and exhibitors’ door. Have some fun and meet some dynamic new people. Shifts are flexible to fit your schedule.

Do you enjoy working with children and youth? Then make a difference in a young person’s life and volunteer to be a soccer coach or co-coach. There are lots of age groups to choose from — coach four-year-olds where your main role is to coax and encourage the beginners in the game, or other age groups right through to the older teens. The outdoor season runs April through June. Coach courses and training are offered and available but not mandatory.

Be a part of this family-oriented, community-supported event that makes a difference in the lives of Canadians living with MS. This one-day event to fundraise for MS is held at Millennium Park in St. Albert on April 25 and needs your help. Assist with set-up, clean-up, registration/check-in, check points, food and beverages or finish line cheer squad. Volunteer as an individual, group or as a family.

Be a part of the Relay For Life and help celebrate cancer survivors, remember loved ones lost to cancer, and find a cure for the disease, June 12 and 13 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Volunteers currently needed for project work, to assist in organizing the event. Positions include organizers for food and beverage, sponsorship, survivors’ recruitment and reception, volunteer scheduling, and registration/financials. Help show St. Albert’s community spirit by lending a hand, as this major charity event comes to St. Albert for the first time ever.


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