The Grande Prairie Volunteer Services Bureau is the centre of Grande Prairie's community non - profit sector. We work collaboratively with individuals, non-profits, educational institutions, and the corporate sector to provide programs opportunities and advocacy to develop a vibrant, growing community that cares. Read More
and the Outstanding Member of the Community Awards were presented during the 31st International Volunteer Day Celebration Breakfast on December 5th,2016. Click "Read More" for the names of the 2016 recipients. Read More
The Grande Prairie Volunteer Services Bureau is happy to offer the newest training workshop series "HR Recipes for Success". These practical HR focused workshops, instructed by a leading non-profit Human Resources expert, are designed specifically for supervisors, managers and HR professionals who are new to managing staff or could just use a bit more training around day-to-day HR functions, conflict management, recruitment, employee coaching, employee discipline, policy development, and much more! For more information click on Read More
Bookkeeping ServicesThe Grande Prairie Volunteer Services Bureau is now offering very affordable bookkeeping services to non-profit agencies! Call Carol-Anne at (780)538-2727 for more information!
January 13, 2017
Faye Dyrkach: Beaverlodge FCSS
Beaverlodge FCSS nominates Faye Dyrkach for the Volunteer of the Week. Faye is the Beaverlodge Christmas Hamper & Food Bank President. She has been in this volunteer role for many years and works tirelessly to support individuals and families in the Beaverlodge area. Faye facilitates all aspects of the Food Bank, organizes and spends countless hours on Christmas Hampers, picks up Donations, writes reports, delivers Food Baskets and much, much more, all with a smile! The Community of Beaverlodge is so fortunate to have a Volunteer like Faye!
Community Basket Donations
Thank you St. Joseph Catholic Church, St Clement Catholic School and École St. Gerard Catholic School
We would like to thank St. Joseph Catholic Church, St Clement Catholic School and École St. Gerard Catholic School for their generous donation of knitted toques, scarfs and socks to our Community Basket`s Christmas Sock Drive.
Thank you Parkside Montessori!
The Grande Prairie Volunteer Services Bureau would like to send a special thank you to the staff and students of Parkside Montessori for donating to our Community Basket Christmas Sock Drive. Mrs. Shewchuk’s 4th and 5th grade class showed true holiday spirit by working together and going from classroom to classroom collecting winter gloves, toques and socks to help those in need this holiday season.
If you are interested in making a donation to the Community Basket we are currently seeking donations of adult size warm socks, toques, scarfs and gloves for our Community Basket Christmas Sock Drive and will always accept donations of personal hygiene products (soap, shampoo, diapers, feminine hygiene products, safety razors, etc.) in small individual sizes (ex: travel/hotel size) and/or Individually packaged.