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MindBath – Beauty in the Raw calling for Volunteers

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 30-09-2012

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Project Description: Through a collaboration between artists and community, MindBath presents “Beauty in the Raw”, a workshop-led contemporary dance performance set in the theme of nature.
Project purpose: To bring about the sense of comfort, openness and community spirit to our audience and participants.
Volunteers roles: Front of house management team + First Aider + Artist Aide
1. Reception – 2 people
2. Door ushers – 2 people
3. Floor ushers – 2 people
4. Entry ushers – 2 people
5. Merchandise – 1 person
6. First Aider – 1 person (Certified aider only)
7. Artist Aide – 2 people (Backstage area only)

For more information:
main website http://www.projectmindbath.com
facebook page https://www.facebook.com/projectmindbath2012
twitter account https://twitter.com/projectmindbath
youtube channel http://www.youtube.com/projectmindbath

NUSS Transport Connect Volunteer Training Session 29 Sept 2012

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 19-09-2012

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SIF looking for Volunteers for it’s mobile library project in Hanoi and Bandung

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 29-08-2012

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The Singapore International Foundation (SIF) has partnered Keppel Land and Hanoi Public Library (HPL) on Words on Wheels, a first-ever mobile library that provides village children in Hanoi with access to books, educational toys and games, as well as the Internet and multi-media facilities.

Over the next three years, Words on Wheels will travel out to ten villages in Hanoi every weekend on a rotational basis, reaching out to children aged between 6 to 15 years old.

Please click here to learn more about the project

Requirements

We are looking to field a group of 8 to 10 volunteers to join the mobile library on its village run during one weekend each month. Volunteers will conduct fringe activities like storytelling, arts and crafts programmes, as well as multi-media coaching, to enhance the children’s learning experience.

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

The volunteers must be:

  • At least 18 years old and above
  • Medically fit for overseas travel involving manual work
  • Adaptable and willing to serve in a challenging physical environment
  • Able to manage socio-cultural diversity
  • Open to sharing and learning
  • A team player with good interpersonal skills

Click here for more information

The Words on Wheels trip dates are scheduled on the following weekends:

Hanoi

  • Oct 26 – 29
  • Nov 30 – Dec 3
  • Jan 18 – 21
  • Feb 22 – 25
  • Mar 22 – 25

 Bandung

Words on Wheels (WOW), Bandung Indonesia are scheduled on these dates:

  • 25 – 28 Sep
  • 22 – 25 Oct

Support Provided

The SIF will:

  • be the liaison between the overseas community and the volunteers
  • guide the volunteer team leader in coordinating with volunteers to meet all administrative and logistic needs
  • conduct a pre-departure briefing and relevant training to ensure a safe and enriching volunteering experience
  • assign an SIF staff on the actual volunteer trip

http://www.sif.org.sg/siv/event_details.php?id=21

Standard Chartered Marathon Singapore 2012

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 29-08-2012

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Volunteer Registration ends: 8 October, 2012

1. Log on to Sportsvolunteer.sg and register as a SCMS12 volunteer.

2. For first time volunteers, please click on the “Registration” Tab for more information.

For any enquiries relating to volunteer matters, please email Henny at: scms@sportsvolunteer.sg or call +65 6500 5149.

https://app.sportsvolunteer.sg/tabid/223/Default.aspx?title=EventDetail&EventID=49

Stroke Recovery at Kinesis Physio & Rehab

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in From our Supporters | Posted on 17-08-2012

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World first wearable bionic leg TIBION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We will WALK with you

for a Remarkable Recovery …..

details at www.kinesisphysio.com

 

 

 

NLB looking for Volunteers for it’s Annual Book Sale

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 17-08-2012

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The Library is looking volunteers for it’s Book Sale on 15-16 Sept 2012

Check out the details at

Kampung Senang 13th Anniversary Appreciation Day

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 15-08-2012

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APPEAL FOR VOLUNTEERS FOR:Kampung Senang 13th Anniversary Appreciation Day & Holistic Fair
Venue:           Paya Lebar-Kovan Community Club Hall 1 / Hall 2 / Kovan Hub @Blk 207 Hougang St 21 S530207
Date:              15 September 2012, Saturday
Time:              11am to 10pm

Program Highlights:
Holistic Fair
Neurology Feedback and Therapy Talk by Dr Joseph Guan
Gratitude of Love Performance
Prize presentation for Essay Competition
Thanksgiving and appreciation to volunteers and sponsors

Please register your interest to volunteer with us at Holistic Lifestyle Centre
Blk 106 Aljunied Crescent, #01-205 Singapore 380106
Tel:67498509 (Wang Jing)

International Longevity Centre lookiing for Volunteers

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 30-07-2012

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The International Longevity Centre, an initiative of Tsao Foundation

 

We are looking for Volunteer Health Partners who have the passion for supporting older persons to achieve their health goals.

 

The Volunteer Health Partners should be: ·        

18 years and older·        

Have the passion to work with older persons·        

Able to converse in dialect (Hokkien, Teochew, Cantonese, Melayu and Tamil)·        

Able to attend 1-hour learning sessions for 14 weeks starting in the week of August 06·        

Able to meet an older person located in the Ang Mo Kio and Bukit Merah areas weekly

 

Please share this information with friends and colleagues who are looking for a meaningful volunteering work in a pioneering program that will impact 200 older people in the community.

For those interested and would like to know more, please contact Imelda at 6593 9510. We will be happy to meet and brief you. Thank you very much for your support!

 

http://www.tsaofoundation.org/

Volunteer for Social Creatives FlagDay

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 21-07-2012

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We are a non-profit charity for the arts and we wish to advocate for a “Colourful Singapore!” Social Creatives is a non-profit arts charity that aims to promote art with a purpose and we do community art. We hope to make Singapore and society colourful both visually but more importantly emotionally. Through promoting public arts appreciation in a collective effort in addressing the gaps of society. Art in HeArt!

 

More information can be found on www.socialcreatives.com

We have an upcoming event which we hope to engage your support. The success of the project depends on how many people we can send out on the streets to create the desired impact.

COLOURFUL SINGAPORE
We are a non-profit charity for the arts and we wish to advocate for a “Colourful Singapore!”

 

When:                             5 August 2012 (In conjunction with Singapore National Day)
Time Sessions:               9am – 3pm or 2pm – 8pm
Where:                             Island wide
Distribution Points:    MRT Stations: Orchard, Kallang, Pasir Ris, Jurong East and Newton

About our fundraising event “Colorful Singapore”:
In conjunction with Singapore National Day on 9 August 2012, we aim to bring creativity and vibrancy to the streets of Singapore on the 5 August 2012, in our flag day fundraising activity for Social Creatives.

We will have 5 face painting stations and donation bags collection points at Orchard, Kallang, Pasir Ris, Jurong East and Newton MRT stations. Volunteers are encouraged to come in colourfully clad outfits, mascots and costumes and have their faces painted!

Volunteers will go out and advocate to promote the arts to bring about a colourful Singapore!
The public can show their support by donating to our fundraisers into the donation bags which they will be carrying.

Pls email Amanda Chen at amanda@socialcreatives.com to volunteer

Volunteer for Jurong Lake Run 2012

Posted by VolunteerSG Admin | Posted in Call for Volunteers | Posted on 14-06-2012

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Jurong Lake Run 2012

 7 July 2012

Jurong Lake Run 2012 is a volunteer-initated community project that aims to provide runners with a unique running experience. Following the event’s resounding success in 2011, Jurong Lake Run 2012 aims to engage more of the community. This year, Jurong Lake Run 2012 targets a total of 12,000 participants and aims to benefit 7 local charitable organisations.

 

As Jurong Lake Run 2012 will be an even bigger running event than the previous year in terms of the number of participants, more volunteers are needed to support the event’s multiple operations. Volunteers will get to be a part of the exciting race day operations and meet like-minded enthusiastic volunteers!

Those interested pls go to http://www.juronglakerun.com/volunteers/

or email email Shu Hui at shuhui@juronglakerun.com

Positions available

  1. Route Marshal – Guide runners along the route and respond to emergency situations (eg. injured runner) if necessary.
  2. General Assistant – Assist in ad-hoc duties such as helping to distribute volunteer t-shirts and be deployed to wherever there is a shortage of manpower.

 

Role Title Route Marshal No. of Volunteers: 50
Role Title General Assistant No. of Volunteers: 50
Programme/ Activity Description Jurong Lake Run 2012 is community sports event that aims to bring together members of the public, competitive runners and the corporate sector. Proceeds from this event will go to supporting local charitable organizations.
Criteria At least 13 years old

Able to stay overnight at Taman Jurong Community Club on 7th July

Enthusiastic about volunteering for a sports event

Location Chinese Garden, Japanese Garden and Jurong Lake Park (Meeting point: Taman Jurong Community Club)
Duration & Frequency One-off event

Reporting time: 11pm, 7th July 2012

Event day: 8th July 2012

Name of Service Coordinator Ng Shu Hui (Email address: shuhui@juronglakerun.com)
Support for Volunteers Instruction by Key Appointment Holders on 8th July
Reward for Volunteers Overnight allowance: $6

Transport allowance: $4

Limited edition Volunteer T-shirt

Certificate of Appreciation (mailed directly to volunteers within 3 months after Jurong Lake Run 2012)

CIP Acknowledgement Letter (if required by volunteer)

Other information Supper, breakfast, light snacks and lunch will be provided
Beneficiaries
  1. Singapore Children’s Society
  2. Children’s Cancer Foundation
  3. Loving Hearts Multi-Service Centre (Jurong Central)
  4. Singapore Association of Mental Health
  5. Aspiration Wan Qing Lodge
  6. Lakeside Family Centre
  7. Concern & Care Neighbourhood Link