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Volunteer for UOB Heartbeat Run/Walk 2016

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 23-06-2016

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UOB Heartbeat Run/Walk 2016 is back again this year! It is an annual employee volunteerism programme that brings UOB employees and their families together to raise funds for various local beneficiaries.

It will be great if we could have you volunteer for the event which will be held on 24th July 2016!

There are several roles available such as:

-         Route Marshals

-         Site Ushers

-         Athlete’s Welfare Area Facilitators

-         Baggage Facilitators

If you are interested, you can find out more and register through the link below. You can also email us at volunteer@infinitus.asia if you have any enquiries.

UOB Heartbeat Run/Walk 2016: http://goo.gl/forms/Ss12VvO40101zxTo1

UOB 2016- Volunteer's EDM

 

Fit For Racing Challenge calling for Volunteers

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 23-06-2016

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Back for the second year after a successful debut in 2015, race promoter Singapore Grand Prix’s Fit For Racing Challenge returns on 25 June 2016.

 

The participants will go through a circuit-style workout to put themselves to the test and find out if they are as fit as a Formula 1® driver. The challenge consists of competitive workouts that simulate the training regime of a Formula 1® driver focusing on core stability, balance, upper and lower body strength, conditioning as well as full body muscular endurance.

 

Volunteering Dates: 25th June 2016

Reporting Time: 6am – 2pm

Venue: SAFRA Punggol

Transport Allowance: $20

Meals and Volunteer T-shirt will be provided

Role: Station Coordinator

-       Assist at exercise stations

-       Usher participants into station queues

-       Assist in giving out event souvenirs to participants

-       Answer general enquiries from participants

 

If you are interested to volunteer, please contact volunteers@pichevent.com or 6814 0425 to sign up for the event!

 

Note: Volunteers have to be 18 years old & above to sign up.

FoodNotes calling for Volunteers

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 10-06-2016

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FoodNotes@Bukit Panjang is an annual food donation drive organised by Bukit Panjang Community Club Youth Executive Committee (BPCCYEC) with the dream of bringing the local community closer through the act of giving. We aim to engage youths in helping to collect and distribute food to over 400 needy families in Bukit Panjang. It creates opportunities to empower youths to contribute to their community and to connect people through a basic necessity – food. Join us as we set forth on this trail of passion to give back, give joy, and give warmth to the community!

Awareness Drive

Date and Time: 23 July 2016 (Sat), 8.30am-1pm

Meeting Time and Venue: 9am at Bukit Panjang Community Club

Key roles: Door to door distribution of flyers to raise residents’ awareness of Collection Drive

Collection Drive

Date and Time: 30 July 2016 (Sat), 7.30am-6pm

Meeting Time and Venue: 7.30am at Bukit Panjang Community Club

Volunteer Roles:

1. Logistics Helper (distribution and handling of logistics during event)
2. Home Team (Sorting/packing of food collected during collection drive)
3. Collection Team  (collect donated food from Bukit Paniang residents through door-to-door visits in the morning)
4. Van and Delivery Team (assist the driver in loading donated food/ food packs onto the van, station at collection point to take care of donated food)
5. Van Drivers 
6. First Aiders
7. Photographers
 

Sign-up link: www.tinyurl.com/foodnotes2016

You can sign up for this meaningful event with your friends by coming up with a friend code and include it in this form! Light snacks, lunch and goodie bags will be provided! :)

Deadline for volunteers sign-ups: 25 June 2016

(For queries, please direct them to foodnotes.bpccyec@gmail.com)

 

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Habitat for Humanity Flag Day

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 10-06-2016

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Habitat for Humanity is a non-profit Christian housing organisation with a vision to see “a world where everyone has a decent place to live.” Habitat for Humanity builds simple, yet decent homes for less fortunate people of all backgrounds, races and religions. Here in Singapore, we clean homes of elderly with low income and disabilities, who live alone in one-room rental flats in a programme called Project HomeWorks.

We would appreciate if you could support us by volunteering for the upcoming events: 

1.     Flag Day

Event details as follows:

Date: 6 August 2016, Saturday
Time: Shift 1: 9.00am – 1.00pm (Reporting time: 9.00am)
  Shift 2: 12.00pm – 4.00pm (Reporting time: 12.00pm)

We aim to raise S$80,000, and funds will go toward supporting Habitat for Humanity Singapore’s projects both locally and in the region.

Registration link: http://tinyurl.com/hfhflagday16 

2.        Bare Your Sole

 Bare Your Sole is Habitat for Humanity Singapore’s annual barefoot walkathon which seeks to remember people in developing countries and disaster-stricken places that go about their day barefoot. This ticketed event seeks to raise funds for our aforementioned local clean-up initiative, Project HomeWorks, by encouraging people to walk barefoot for either 2km or 4km.

This will be held on 10 September 2016 (Saturday), at the OCBC Square next to Kallang Wave. Our 2015 event was held at Palawan Beach, Sentosa and attracted 6,000 participants and raised S$350,000 for Project HomeWorks. 

Volunteers may help at event pack collection booths, pack goodie bags, act as road marshals, courtesy crew or water point crew on event day, and more for these respective dates:

Activity Date Time Slots
Event Pack Packing (Venue to be confirmed) 22 Aug (Mon) to 24 Aug (Wed)
  • 10.00am – 2.00pm
  • 2.00pm – 6.00pm
Event Pack Collection
@ Clarke Quay Central
26 Aug (Fri) to 27 Aug (Sat)
  • 10.00am – 2.00pm
  • 1.00pm – 6.00pm
  • 5.00pm – 9.00pm
Event Day
@ OCBC Square
10 Sep (Sat)
  • 6.00am – 1.00pm

Interested volunteers can register their availability here at http://tinyurl.com/bysvolunteer.

Please note that all our volunteers must be aged 14 & above. Youth aged 14 to 15 must be accompanied by an adult.

Please feel free to contact us at bys@habitat.org.sg for further assistance or clarification.

 

Vounteer for NDP 2016

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 06-06-2016

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The National Stadium has always been a significant place to commemorate celebratory activities in Singapore’s history. 
Last held at the National Stadium in 2006, National Day Parade 2016 will be returning to the new National Stadium at the Singapore Sports Hub to celebrate Singapore’s 51 years of independence. 
Since her inception in 2000, Heartware Network has been supporting the National Day Parade Executive Committee (NDP EXCO) by training and managing a group of youth volunteers for hospitality management at the annual National Day Parade (NDP). 
 
In the 17th year of collaboration with the NDP EXCO, Heartware Network is privileged to continue this endeavor and encourage the youths of this generation to make a difference in the community. We will be recruiting, training and developing youths into leaders of tomorrow through an exciting experience of serving the community at a national event.
 
Date: 4th, 11th June (Volunteers’ Training)          2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th July and 9th August (Parade Deployment) 
 
Time: 8hrs (Training)
          12hrs (Parade Deployment)
Lunch will be provided for volunteers as well as T-shirts!
 
For more information, please visit the following website!
 
NDP16 General Volunteer Poster (1)

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.

Flag Day Poster 2016