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
Individuals with mental illness often face many barriers when connecting to their community and accessing the resources they need. Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) helps to bridge this gap and aid the at-risk, street-engaged population in locating, attaining and maintaining those necessary resources. Click Read More to see the full article. 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!
February 8, 2016
Christina Frey: Goodwill Industries of Alberta
Goodwill would like to nominate Christina Frey for Tim’s Volunteer of the week. She volunteered at the SPCA once a week over the past year until she found her calling volunteering at the GP Care Centre assisting the hair dresser with their clients. Christina is learning about hair and getting to meet many clients forming new friendships. She volunteers there twice a week and has been doing this for 3 months.
Caught in the Act
Ken Nash - The Community Village
by Tanya Ruigrok, GPVSB Communications
Ken Nash is a busy man with an active lifestyle. For 36 years he worked in waste management, a challenging job where he was very busy all day long. “When I retired” he says, “I suddenly found myself with nothing to do – my self worth started to decline. I came to The Community Village to see if they could use some help and found out they needed LOTS of help.”