Project Feed-a-Lot 2020 Recruitment

Half the year has flown by and if you haven’t done anything BIG this year, now is the chance!

If you have a willing heart to serve and would like to use your time to make a difference in the lives of our beneficiaries, what are you waiting for?

Sign up now and don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to help others, learn new things and gain new friends 🙂

What is Project Feed-a-Lot?
Project Feed-a-Lot is a Citi-YMCA team working with Food From The Heart, which distributes food packages for the less fortunate in Singapore. With Covid-19, they have more benefactors now than ever, but seen significant dips in their funding. The team seeks to raise funds for them so they can continue the good they’re doing.

Volunteers from secondary to pre-university levels are welcome.

Click on the link: https://tinyurl.com/Proj-Feed-a-Lot-OT to learn more!

ALittleCollecSHion 2020 Volunteer Recruitment

ALittleCollecSHion is an initiative jointly run by NUS Sheares Hall Voluntary Corps (SHVC) and ALittleChange (ALC), a youth-run non-profit organisation. The organisation aims to strengthen community relationships in a low-income setting, while engaging Singaporean youths in volunteerism.

KEY EVENT DETAILS:
Date: 4th April 2020, Saturday
Time: 9:30 am – 2 pm
Venue: Blks 7, 8, and 811 French Road, Singapore 200008 (1 room HDB rental flats)
Meet-up Location: Lavender MRT Exit B

During this event, volunteers will be packing and distributing items to the residents. These items include rice, baked beans, tissue packs, and toothbrushes.

If you are interested to volunteer, please signup at: https://forms.gle/7YcpFa3Uo11hF3sDA

Volunteering Opportunities with SATA Commhealth

SATA Commhealth provides lifelong healthcare in the community, through preventive and primary care via its medical centres as well as mobile services for those who are vulnerable. For disadvantaged elderly consumers, SATA Commhealth provides home care and integrated social and healthcare, so they can age in place and with dignity.

The organisation is currently looking for volunteers to help in the following regular/ad-hoc events:

Community Interviewers (Ad-hoc)
– To understand Community Health & Wellness Assessment Surveys
– Four main languages [English, Chinese, Malay, Tamil] to conduct these street surveys every Friday afternoon alongside SATA CommHealth staff, (2 hours per month)

Befrienders for Elderly (Weekly)
– Help look out for any impending medical or social issues.
– Give ample time to befriend the elderly to build trust (30 mins per week)

Health Advocate (Daily)
– Bring up awareness to external public on the range of services that are available
– Identify further development which aspect pointers that can help increase the number of visitors to clinic
– To be located at all medical clinics

Service Ambassadors (Weekly)
– Customer satisfaction scores
– Distribution of drinks and light snacks to waiting patrons
– Located at SWMC, SJMC, SAMC and SUMC (Upon time permit)

If you are interested to volunteer, please contact torrance.tsang@sata.com.sg

Volunteer Camp Leaders Needed for MYMCA Children Camps 2020

Metropolitan YMCA Singapore (MYMCA) is looking for youth volunteers between the age of 15 to 25 years old to be its Camp Leaders.

Its Learning & Adventure Programmes are for 4-13 years old, and there will be one kids camp this upcoming March school holidays.

MYMCA needs youths who are interested in environmental issues!

Healthy Camp 2020
March 16-19
Daily 0800hrs – 1800hrs
Because the future of Singapore and our world lies in the hands of our children, MYMCA hopes to plant environmental concern in them and perhaps interest them in the broad and important discipline of environmental sustainability. These activities are designed for kids to understand the benefit of being tidier, organized & responsible. The values of being considerate and compassionate will also be emphasised.

MYMCA Learning & Adventure camp programmes focus on character and value development while having fun!

Its core values of Caring, Honesty, Responsibility and Respect shapes the design and guide the facilitation of its activities.

The campers are 5-13 years old.

All volunteers must be trained before leading in the camps.

Volunteers will be taught basic pedagogical approaches, child observation skills and camp facilitation skills.
Training Date: 14 March(Sat), 9pm to 12.30pm
Briefing Date: 14 March(Sat), 2.30pm to 3.30pm

Volunteers must be able to commit for the duration of the specific camp they express interest in!
Your commitment is very important for the experience of the campers.

The form to sign up is here (Volunteers below the age of 18 must get their parents signature on their forms)

To volunteer in this camp, please email your completed form to Daniel Ang at Daniel.Ang@mymca.org.sg.
All shortlisted youths will be contact by the Camp Director.

All of MYMCA’s proceeds for camps will fund their outreach projects for communities and the low income families.

If you are interested to volunteer for other MYMCA’s projects you can visit https://mymca.org.sg/programmes