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Dover Park Hospice

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 30-07-2014

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Date Courses Time Venue
20 Sept 2014 Volunteer Orientation Course (New Volunteers) 9am – 1pm DPH

Volunteer registration http://www.doverpark.org.sg/volunteers/registration-form/

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Upcoming Volunteer Activities

Pet-Assisted Therapy (PAT) by Ruby PAT Group

Date
26 Jul 2014 (Saturday)
11 Aug 2014
23 Aug 2014 (Saturday)
8 Sep 2014
27 Sep 2014 (Saturday)

Time
2.30pm to 3.30pm (weekdays)
10.00am to 11.00am (Saturdays)

Soup for Patients by Pearlie’s Angels

Date
16 Jul 2014
20 Aug 2014
17 Sep 2014

Time
12.00pm to 1.30pm

Choir Music for Patients by Charis and Amethyst Groupu>

Date
26 Jul 2014
23 Aug 2014
13 Sep 2014
27 Sep 2014

Time
11.00am to 12.00pm

http://www.doverpark.org.sg/volunteers/our-volunteers/

Halogen Foundation

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 30-07-2014

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Us In a Nutshell

Founded in 2003, Halogen Foundation Singapore is an educational charity that is focused on youth leadership development. Halogen is also an Institution of Public Character (IPC).

Defining leadership as influence, Halogen believes that every young person can lead and be positive change-agents. Therefore, Halogen aims to make quality leadership education and experiences available and accessible to all young people regardless of their backgrounds, race, income or religion.

Through inspirational events, academy programmes, action leadership projects, community groups and research initiatives, Halogen aims to influence a generation of young people to lead themselves and others well. Halogen wants to build young leaders who are both competent and of good character, and practically change the world through issues they believe in.

1. Recruitment  for those interested in training youths

Date: 26 Sep 2014

Time: 7pm–9pm

Venue: *SCAPE (Exact venue TBC)

RSVP: Register here

Enquiries: Contact Vanessa at vanessa@halogenfoundation.org

[Light snacks will be provided.]

 

2. The Halogen Way

Intro Session for New Volunteers

Date: 19 Sep (Fri) 2014

Time: 7pm-9pm

Venue: *SCAPE (Level 4, Newsroom)

RSVP: Sign up here! For enquiries, refer here or email Vanessa at vanessa@halogenfoundation.org

[Light snacks will be provided. Please have your dinner before coming.]

 

http://www.halogen.sg/home/

 

Project Foodography calling for Volunteers

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 11-07-2014

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Volunteers needed to assist in Project Foodography, a community event conducted under the wing of PAYM Loves Red.
Details of the event are as follows:

Date: 2 August 2014

Time: 9am to 6pm

Purpose: To help out for PAYM Loves Red, a community event to celebrate National Day

Additional Training: Half Day session on the weekend of 26/27 July

Contact details: lklovesred@gmail.com, or 9235 4638 (Jun Jie)

 

Volunteer Duties              

1. Group Guide – coordinator that brings the participant groups (of 15) from  one hawker centre to another

2. Stall Ambassador – located at selected stalls to share the stories of the stalls to participants

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Volunteer as a Tutor

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 06-07-2014

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We are from STEP Chapter Singapore(STEP Chapter : SG ), a group of volunteers under the wing of Singapore Technologies Endowment Progam (STEP). 

 
We consist mostly of students from local universities and polytechnics, we have been partnering Boys’ Town Singapore (BT) for the past 3 years to help provide them with volunteer tutors for their tuition program. As the new semester for Secondary and Primary school has just started we are currently looking for new volunteers to join our cause.
 
The boys ages 11 – 18 who come primarily from large, troubled, single parent and financially needy families.
 
The tuition sessions are on Mondays & Thursdays 8pm to 930pm,
 
Location: Boys’ Town Singapore (622 Upper Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 678117)
 
Here is a link to our introductary video on STEP Chapter: SG’s programmes: http://youtu.be/PFtj7QwMu4c
 
To hear from our tuition volunteers themselves on the tuition programme: http://youtu.be/KkUSG3yPBAs 
 
Do Feel free to drop us an email at step.chapter.sg@gmail.com
Regards, 
Alice 
Volunteer Coordinator 
STEP Chapter: SG

Volunteer for Spring Cleaning

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 02-07-2014

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Looking for a chance to volunteer this summer holidays? TeamCIC has an upcoming one for you!

Compassion In Community (CIC) is a self-initiated community service interest group and we are currently recruiting volunteers for our upcoming project, SPRING CLEANING II, to improve the living conditions of the elderly residents staying in rental flats!

If you are interested, please sign up via http://tinyurl.com/cicspringcleaningtwo before 9th July.

For more information, please visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/CompassionInCommunity or drop us an email atcontact.teamcic@gmail.com

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Ayer Rajah Emergency Preparedness Day on 13 July 2014.

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 30-06-2014

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Volunteers needed

Volunteer Orientation

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 26-06-2014

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http://www.sgcares.org/public/other/SGCares_P_Home.aspx

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Water for Life Project (Kampong Speu, Cambodia) Singapore International Foundation

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 26-06-2014

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The Singapore International Foundation (SIF) is looking for a group of individuals to volunteer for its Water for Life (WFL) project in Kampong Speu which is around 50 km away from Phnom Penh and considered one of the poorest provinces in Cambodia. The main objective of the WFL project is to meet the vital basic need of clean water for daily living, and in so doing, reduce the mortality rate attributed to water-borne diseases and improve the overall quality of life.

Launched in 2010 in Siem Reap, Cambodia, WFL has successfully taken off.  With the help of volunteers through the installation of bio-sand water filters, clean drinking water is now accessible to the villagers in Dan Run and Dam Diek commune.

Depending on resource availability and needs assessment, volunteers may be involved in one or more of the following activities:

  • Building and installing of bio-sand water filters in designated village households
  • Building simple communal latrines

Requirements

All volunteers are required to finance their own volunteer trips, including airfare, accommodation, travel insurance, local transport and meals.

Volunteers must be:

  • Singapore citizens, PR or foreigners holding a work or study visa who are residing in Singapore
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Medically fit for overseas travel involving manual work
  • Adaptable and willing to serve
  • Demonstrate cultural sensitivity
  • Have an open mind and interest in learning about different cultures
  • Have a sense of humility and friendliness, with the desire to serve the local community
  • Teamwork and able to gain trust and build good rapport with fellow volunteers, local partners and community leaders, in order to work efficiently together to achieve the objectives of the project

The next trip to Kampong Speu is scheduled on the following dates:

  • 11 – 15 August 2014
  • 15 – 19 September 2014
  • 15 – 19 December 2014

Support Provided

The SIF will make all the necessary arrangements for you for the trip. We will also conduct a pre-departure briefing and relevant training to equip and better prepare volunteers for the volunteer trip. An SIF staff or a team-leader will also provide on-site assistance during the volunteer trip.

A team co-ordinator will be appointed for every volunteer group to liaise with an SIF staff to coordinate the volunteer trip. The team co-ordinator is responsible for ensuring the required forms are duly completed and submitted, as well as coordinating the travel plans and arranging logistics for team. An SIF staff will be available throughout for consultation.

For more details:

- See more at: http://www.sif.org.sg/siv/vacancy_details.php?id=24#sthash.BOLI7IKn.dpuf

Volunteer Researcher (National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre)

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 26-06-2014

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Organization: National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre
Time commitmentTwice a week during July & August 2014
Place of volunteering6 Eu Tong Sen Street, The Central, #04-88, 059817

6839298NVPC leads initiatives to fill the gaps in the community, specifically in volunteerism, philanthropy and capacity building.

Description
To assist in the conducting of interviews, field research & analysis of information collected to showcase current local best practices in volunteer management. The produced research work will go into a final publication to inform non-profit organisations on the best practices of volunteer management.

Fro more details 

http://www.expatgiving.org/volunteer-positions/volunteer-researcher-national-volunteer-philanthropy-centre

 

 

Know of Someone that has a Stroke?

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in From our Supporters | Posted on 26-06-2014

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Kinesis Physio and Rehab

03-02 Odeon Towers

331 North Bridge Road (beside Bras Basah Complex)

 

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