• Posted by SG Volunteer Team on August 14th, 2017

RunNUS 2017 Volunteer Recruitment

RunNUS will be organising its annual running event in NUS and are looking for volunteers to help out in the following areas:

1. Road Marshals
2. Water Point Helpers
3. First-aiders
4. Photographers.

The event will be held in NUS on 3 September 2017, 7 am to 12noon.

Volunteers will be required to attend a volunteer briefing in NUS on 2 September 2017, 6pm to 8pm.

Volunteers can decide if they wish to stay overnight at NUS UTOWN Sports Hall or to go home as they will need to report back to NUS at 5.30am on the event day itself.

CIP hours can be given to volunteers in recognition of their support for our event (min 8 hours).

Volunteers will be provided a shirt and breakfast on the day of the event.

Sign up at https://nus.edu/2tVrtFV today!

Should you have any queries, please feel free to contact admin@runnus.nussportsclub.org.

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on August 12th, 2017

Volunteers needed for Pink Ribbon Walk 2017

Breast Cancer Foundation (BCF) is bringing the annual Pink Ribbon Walk – which aims to raise awareness on breast cancer and show support to those whose lives are affected by this condition, back this October. In commemoration of BCF’s 20th anniversary, this year’s Pink Ribbon Walk will feature the following new components:

A new 5km Run category
A Pink Ribbon Parade with a spectacular display of pink hummingbirds, stilt walkers and live performances by BCF survivors, volunteers and corporate partners
The display of the BCF 20th Anniversary Commemorative Exhibition where visitors can be inspired by survivors’ stories of their breast cancer journey, learn more about BCF’s 20-year history, and see up-close memorabilia collected over the past 20 years

Volunteers are welcome to help out in this event on the following days.

Event Day:
Date: 7th Oct, Sat
Location: Event Square@ Waterfront Promenade
Time: 3pm – 7pm
Role: Event Assistants (Duties include: Road Marshalls, Ushers, Carnival Assistants, Runners etc.)

Race Pack Collection:
Date: 23rd and 24th Sep
Location: Plaza Singapura
Time: 11am – 8pm (4 hours/ full day shift)

If you are interested, please register here.

For enquiries, please contact Shawn at 6933 4739 or shawn@bcf.org.sg

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on August 10th, 2017

Volunteer for Project Light – Migrant Workers Education Series

Project Light is an initiative by a group of nurses to bring out the spirit of volunteerism amongst Singaporeans and medical professionals. It also provides a platform Singaporeans and medical professionals to serve the needy communities by addressing primary healthcare needs and empowering locals through preventive health education.

The team is currently recruiting volunteers to help in its Migrant Workers Health Education Programme.

Migrant Workers Education Series
A collaboration with Healthserve to conduct health education and activites for migrant workers in Jalan Papan.

The aim of the project is to create awareness with regards to proper nutrition, personal hygiene and a healthy lifestyle for the migrant workers.

Dates for Migrant Workers Education Series:
20 Aug – Diet and Nutrition
3, 17 Sept – Dental and Musculoskeletal
8, 22 Oct – Alcohol and Smoking
5, 19 Nov – Lifestyle and Hygiene

Time: 3-5pm
Venue- Jalan Papan, Westlite Dorm

Volunteers will be required to:
– Work with and assist team to prepare education materials and games
– Help with logistics of the prog on actual day
– Assist in distribution of goodie bags
– Volunteers will be able to choose their preferred date.

For more details please go to:
Facebook: Project Light
Instagram: proj_light
Website: https://2015projectlight.wixsite.com/projectlight

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on August 8th, 2017

OCBC Cycle 2017 – Volunteer Recruitment

OCBC Cycle 2017 is Singapore’s premier cycling event which will be held at the Singapore Sports Hub on 18th and 19th November 2017.

Join as a volunteer to not only make new friends, but at the same time experience the first-hand excitement of working behind the scenes at a huge sporting event. Your dedication and energy will play a critical part in the success of OCBC Cycle and more importantly in delivering a wonderful and unforgettable experience to 8,000 participants, their families and friends.

Volunteering Dates: 16th – 19th November 2017

Volunteer Benefits
· Limited Edition OCBC Cycle 2017 Volunteer T-shirt
· Electronic Certificate of Appreciation
· Meals and Refreshments
· Community Involvement Program (CIP) hours (If applicable)
· Transport Allowance of $20

On top of that, volunteering provides your students with an opportunity to:

· Make new friends who share similar interests
· Broaden their social circle
· Gain first-hand experience of working behind the scenes of a large-scale sporting event
· Foster teamwork, improve communication and problem-solving skills

Click here to register now!

If you have any enquiries or would like to register your students as a group, please feel free to reach out at volunteers@ocbccycle.com or call 6814 0425. Alternatively, you may visit the event website at https://ocbccycle.com/