The Street Performers Festival is coming to Grande Prairie this July, and the Tour of Alberta is coming to Grande Prairie this September! Both events need volunteers, and there are exciting volunteer opportunities. Click the headline or Read More to see how you can be a part of these amazing events. Read More
The Heart and Stroke Foundation is a non-profit organization serving North-western Alberta, Northwest Territorries and Nunavut. The Heart and Stroke Foundation is based on volunteer charity and is always looking for additional volunteers to help them support Canadians and create survivors. Click below for more information! Read More
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
July 2, 2015: Williams Lake
Hailey Smith: Life's Salt Jar Warehouse
Life’s Salt Jar Warehouse is proud to nominate Hailey Smith as an outstanding volunteer. She is eleven years old and has been volunteering for a year. She operates the jewelry counter, does customer service, and whatever else needs to be done. She is now working on window displays. Hailey is our superstar.
May Volunteer of the Month -- Bonnie Todd
Here's a look back at why this Rock Star Volunteer was nominated as the Tim Hortons Volunteer of the Week:
"St. John Ambulance would like to nominate Bonnie T for Volunteer of the Week. Bonnie came on with us in 2012 and has since provided us with amazing Volunteer contributions. She has given us 191 hours to date. On top of juggling a very busy career, she steps up when needed. Thank you so much for your valuable time you give to the community."
~ Jody Peakman, Community Service Coordinator
As the winner of the Tim Hortons Volunteer of the Month draw, Bonnie has won a brand new Tim Hortons Coffee brewer! The staff and board of the GPVSB thank our sponsors at Tim Hortons for helping us fuel the volunteers of Grande Prairie one cup of coffee at a time, or in Desiree's case 10 cups of coffee in just 3 mins!
Help a Deserving Non-Profit get Online
Announcing our second annual Peace Country Website Giveaway of a new website valued up to $5,000!
If you know of a not-for-profit organization that would truly benefit from a new website to build community support, take donations, increase accessibility and have their services available 24/7, we'd love to hear from you. Submit your nomination to http://www.saltmedia.ca/ until June 15, 2015. The lucky winner will be announced on July 1! This is our way of saying thanks for everything that not-for-profits do in the Peace Region. They are the lifeblood of every community!
Help us recognize their contributions!
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