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Calling for Volunteer Befrienders

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 24-05-2016

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Cheng San CC YEC is back to serve the seniors in Ang Mo Kio! Join us in our Silver Friends Project to bring rainbows and sunshine to seniors from the Thye Hua Kwan Senior Activity Centre @ Ang Mo Kio 208.

Date: Last Saturday of Every Month (July to December 2016)

Time: 10. 00am to 11.30 am

Calling for volunteer befrienders, age 15-35 years old, to plan and lead in activities for seniors, and to interact and befriend seniors.

Volunteer befrienders are required to commit in at least 2 planning sessions and 4 befriending sessions. Planning sessions will happen after the debrief of each befriending session.

Training will be provided for all volunteer befrienders.

Register at: http://tinyurl.com/silverfriends

Volunteer Recruitment Poster

 

 

 

Art and Performance for patients in Yishun Community Hospital

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 24-05-2016

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Organised by: Artsolute

Date: Every Sat and Sun

Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Venue: Yishun Community Hospital, 2 Yishun Central, 768024

Website: www.artsolute.asia

Facebook: www.facebook.com/artsolute.asia

Synopsis:

Artwards is a charity project by Artsolute that aims to brighten the wards for the those in hospital care. Artwards and has been transforming four wards at the National University Hospital since 2013 till today into settings for workshops and performances of dance, drama, painting, and storytelling. Artwards and Muse projects are now growing and will now be reaching out to the brand new Yishun Community Hospital to engage elderly patients who are in recovery with visual arts, games and music.

Volunteers will receive an introduction on how to use visual art , games and music to create conversation and engagement with elderly patients following which volunteers are to engage with patients in the ward at Yishun Community Hospital with the guidance of Artsolute’s facilitators and assistance of YCH’s nurses.

About Yishun Community Hospital Yishun Community Hospital opened in late January and is a new style of hospital designed for patients recovering and preparing to go home. The patients will stay at the hospital for an average of 28 days. The layout of the hospital mimics that of the household, with common dinning and rest areas.

Skills Needed – An interest in talking to people *You do not need to be experienced in the arts to join

* Volunteers must be 16 yrs of age * You do not need to attend every session

*First time volunteers must attend a briefing/training before the session starting at 1.30pm.

*For more information, you may contact Alissa at 9270 9337 or Pei shyuen ‪ 9155 0612

About Artsolute Based in Singapore since 2011, the vision of Artsolute is to raise a caring and active society through the arts. This is through activating young people to lead and participate in projects of community development, cultural exchange, and psychosocial intervention. Artsolute has conducted workshops art for social and community development in schools, communities, hospitals, for children to elderly in Singapore and South East Asia.

OCBC Cycle 2016 is Singapore calling for Volunteers

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 11-05-2016

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OCBC Cycle 2016 is Singapore’s premier cycling event which will be held at the Singapore Sports Hub on 1st and 2nd October 2016.

Join us as a volunteer to experience the first-hand excitement of working behind the scenes at a sporting event. Your dedication and energy will play a critical part in the success of OCBC Cycle and more importantly in delivering a wonderful experience to 8,000 participants, their families and friends.

Volunteering Dates: 29th September to 2nd October 2016

Volunteer Benefits:

  • ·         OCBC Cycle 2016 Volunteer T-shirt
  • ·         Transport Allowance of $20
  • ·         Refreshments
  • ·         CIP hours
  • ·         E-Certificate of Appreciation

That’s not all! You will also achieve the following:

  • ·         Make new friends who share similar interests
  • ·         First-hand experience of working behind the scenes of a large scale sporting event
  • ·         Teamwork, communication, problem-solving skills
  • ·         A memorable once in a lifetime volunteering experience

Click here to register now !

 

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Street Sale for Riding for The Disabled RDA calling for Volunteers

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 11-05-2016

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Team IGNITE from St Joseph’s Institution is helping organize a street sale for Riding for Disabled Association of Singapore (RDA). RDA provides equine-assisted therapy (also known as hippotherapy) to children and adults with physical and mental disabilities. We are the only organization in Singapore that provides this therapy and sessions are given free of charge. RDA Singapore was founded in 1982, with just 5 riders and a whole lot of heart. Since then, more than 6,000 disabled children and adults have experienced the benefits of the therapy that our horses and ponies so lovingly provide.

 Team IGNITE desire for your help to make this street sale a success. We will be selling horsed-shaped balloons, stickers, badges and pencil cases. We aim to raise $12000 for RDA to sponsor a therapy horse, and your effort and kindness can really make a difference. One person’s help is another person’s salvation! WE NEED YOUR HELP, to change a life, to help a life. 

Email to peng.lihong@sji.edu.sg   if you wish to help

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Volunteers needed for Just Parenting Assoc Flag Day

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 10-05-2016

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Just Parenting Association (JPA) is a voluntary welfare organisation started in 2004 with the aim of providing the tools and skills necessary for better parenting, especially to low-income families. In 2010, JPA was appointed by the then Ministry for Community Development, Youth and g Day, now the Ministry of Social and Family Development, to be the third operator of a transitional shelter for homeless families. Over the years, we have successfully reached out to and assisted more than 200 families.

Besides providing shelter for families that have been rendered homeless, we try to provide, where possible, these families’ basic needs, such as daily necessities, as well as the capability to be stronger, more harmonious families through parenting programmes organised by JPA. We will be holding our Flag Day 2016 on Saturday, 04 June 2016 and we need volunteers to help us raise funds to support the low-income and needy families. We would sincerely appreciate if you could help us by inviting your members to come and volunteer as tin-bearers and make our Flag Day 2016 a successful one. The members can choose from 3 shifts and the timings are :

10.00am – 1.00pm

1.00pm – 4.00pm

3.00pm – 6.00pm

If you volunteer, please get them to provide the following information  to dennis@justparenting.org.sg

Name

NRIC No.

Contact

Shift Preference

Also kindly take note that Volunteers must be 15 years old and above to be eligible to sign up as tin-bearers.

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Kindness Week urgently seeking Volunteers

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 09-05-2016

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Siglap South Youth Executive Committee (SSYEC) is proud to bring back our annual signature event, Kindness Week 2016! This year, we will be adopting the theme Be Kind & Unwind, where we hope to promote environmental friendliness and healthy living through a series of events from 14-15 May and 28-29 May 2016. We believe that this volunteering opportunity will be a meaningful and exciting experience for you, and hence, we would like to invite you to participate as a volunteer!  Here is a brief outline of the events which you can sign up:
 
 
Event Dates

14 May 2016 (8.30am-4.30pm): E-waste Collection 

Collection of electronic waste and “pre-loved” items – Youth volunteers will be collecting electronic waste and pre-loved items from residents around the Marine Parade Area and sorting them.

15 May 2016 (9.00 am to 2.00 p.m.): ”Return Your Tray” Campaign

Volunteers will be handing our baked goodies to cleaners at hawker centres and remind the public to return their food trays after their meals

28 May 2016 (8.30a.m. to 6.00p.m.): S.SMILES Campaign

S.SMiles 2016 will be held at Kallang Wave Mall and by completing 12 stations of fitness activities, sponsors will be donating one breakfast meal vouchers to our beneficiaries. Volunteers will assist in crowd control, ushering and registration.

sign up link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1VVu3S5cAoqw8kP6hFnTj-EUMPpnV7x9lU5mfGWWgLb4/edit?usp=forms_home&ths=true

 

Recycling Campaign

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Pls contact Chen Ngee Ann 96715117    siglapsouthccyec@gmail.com if you have further enquires

 

 

MCYC Family Fun Day calling for Volunteers

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 07-05-2016

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MCYC Community Services Society (MCYC) has been helping at-risk children and youths from needy and disadvantaged families in their educational, social, emotional and moral development since June 2008. We are a registered charity, a full member of the National Council of Social Service and an Institution of a Public Character.

MCYC Community Services Society’s children and youths desire your company on our Family Day at Singapore Discovery Centre. Filled with food vendors, game stalls and interesting exhibits to visit, it will be a day full of laughter and fun for everyone!

Date: 18th June 2016 (Saturday)
Time: 8.45am – 1.30pm (Buffet Lunch is provided!)

Volunteers will help with registration, ushering and manning of game stalls.

We hope you will lend a helping hand and spread some joy to our beneficiaries.

Please contact Xue Wei at tanxuewei@mcyc.sg or 97270614 to register as a volunteer, thank you very much!

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PROJECT R.I.C.E. 2016 Volunteer Recruitment

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 07-05-2016

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Project R.I.C.E+ is an annual project championed by young leaders as a Singapore Red Cross Youth Chapters’ signature project. Traditionally, Project R.I.C.E, as its name suggests, is a rice collection project which collects and re-distributes rice to beneficiaries. The project has expanded to include other food items and toiletries that come in sets on top of just rice. This project consists of 3 phases – Supermarket, Distribution and Beneficiary engagement (For Tanjong Pagar Family Service Centre)

In 2015, the project collected and brought some 13,000 packages of food and household essentials, to more than 17,500 beneficiaries.

 
We are seeking to mobilise approximately 300 volunteers across various corporations and schools for the supermarket phase and packing/distribution phase. The supermarket phase is likely to be executed on 28th May, 29th May, 4th June and 5th June, 10am-3pm, at respective 39 Sheng Siong outlets around Singapore with the help of the volunteers, setting up booths just outside the outlets. Volunteers will be stationed at different supermarket outlets to promote and encourage shoppers to purchase item bundles for our beneficiaries. Volunteers will be able to choose their preferred location (North, South, East, West) and will be assigned to respective outlets depending on availability and the size of the outlet.

On the day of packing and distribution, on the 16th and 23th of July 10am-4pm,volunteers will meet in the morning at the respective Family Service Centres (FSCs) that they are assigned to to repack the goods collected from the supermarket phase. Volunteers will then distribute it to the households who will be going down to the FSC to collect their items.

Sign-up link: http://goo.gl/forms/vP5h9WKI9D 

Volunteering opportunity with The Arts House in May 2016 as Gallery Sitters

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 03-05-2016

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We are looking for gallery sitters who are able to look after the exhibition by ensuring that no one touches the artworks or vandalises it. It is rather flexible as they are able to read their books etc during the shift. CIP hours will be allocated and a letter would be written if needed. There is no volunteering training and the volunteers will be briefed before their shift. 
 
It would be great if you could post up the link on your website with the relevant information so that interested parties can volunteer. The link is: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1TXc_mYZ-_R_LD90MVR3z178LvKiawjnWYjXXyzhjzh8/edit?usp=sharing
You may email  Rachel rachellim@artshouse.sg  for enquiry

Volunteer for Y Camp Challenge (YCC)

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 03-05-2016

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Synopsis:
Y Camp Challenge (YCC) under YMCA of Singapore Tan Chin Tuan Community Service Programmes is a quarterly camp designed for the intellectually and physically challenged. It brings together more than 100 youth and adult beneficiaries from various voluntary welfare organisations and special schools. The forthcoming YCC June 2016 is driven by volunteers and supported by staff to provide fun and social integration opportunities whilst challenging the preconceived limits of beneficiaries and volunteers alike. It aims to raise the self-esteem and confidence of participating beneficiaries while providing varied platforms for the personal and social development of an equal number of volunteers. Outdoor adventures, water or high-element features and group team-building activities are the core elements of YCC.
YCC is now recruiting for 100 volunteer befrienders. If you would like to join the camp, please sign up at www.tinyurl.com/ycampchallenge
Camp Details:
Date/Time: 2 – 5 June 2016
Venue: To be announced soon
Role of Volunteer: Befriender
Participant Age: 17 years old and above
Camp Fee: $30
Volunteer Briefing Date: Choose either (1) 14 May 2016 (2.00pm – 5.00pm) or (2) 25 May 2016 (7.00pm - 10.00pm)
Find out more information at www.facebook.com/ycampchallenge
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