• Posted by SG Volunteer Team on April 17th, 2019

National Day Parade 2019 Volunteer Recruitment

Do you ever get the feeling like you could be doing something greater?

If yes, then this is your chance! It doesn’t get much greater than being involved in a national event.

That’s right — Heartware Network is currently recruiting General Volunteers for National Day Parade 2019!

Volunteer Roles:
– Direct spectators from the MRT stations to the Padang.
– Check the spectators’ tickets and facilitate their entry into the premises.
– Assist spectators with locating their seats.
– Distribute fun packs and other paraphernalia to the public.
– May be selected to escort primary school students from schools to the Padang during National Education (NE) Shows.
– May be selected as VIP ushers assigned to the VIP sector to carry out the above mentioned duties.

Volunteer, make friends and have tons of fun at the biggest celebration of the year!

Sign up on www.youthbank.sg today

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on April 17th, 2019

Shape a Child’s Life, Be a Mentor!

EduGrow for Brighter Tomorrows is a family-centric, early intervention programme that seeks to provide holistic support for children (K2 to Sec 1) from lower-income families living in Marine Parade. Through a community-oriented approach, mentors (like you!) are matched to these children, building on their aspirations, character, education, financial values, and relational skills.

You will…
– Be a trusted friend and role model
– Reinforce positive learning
– Be a cheerleader and encourager

To sign up, please complete the volunteer application form at www.bit.ly/JoinEduGrow-Mentor

To find out more, please call Ms Delia at 6387 3700 or 9119 9854, or e-mail edugrow@life-community.org

Thereafter, they will arrange for a get-to-know-you session, to best match your personality and volunteering preferences to the needs of the children. And not to worry, trainings will be provided!

The next Orientation & Foundation Programme is on 4 May 2019 (Sat), 9.30am to 1.00pm. So hurry and sign up by 2 May (Thu)!

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on April 17th, 2019

Volunteering Opportunities with Calvary Community Care

1. C3 Seniors Programmes:
OTAGO is a fall prevention exercise programme for seniors, Rummikub is a boardgame that helps seniors in their mental wellness & Low Impact Aerobics improves cardiovascular health of seniors. Volunteers will be assisting in the running of the programme(s) and are expected to interact with the seniors during the programmes.

a. OTAGO: Every Tue 9am – 1pm or/and Thur 9am to 1pm @ PPCC

b. Rummikub: Every Tues 1pm – 5pm

c. Low Impact Aerobics: Every Fri 10am – 130pm

d. Befriending: 1-2hours once in 1-2 weeks @ Potong Pasir

Pairs of volunteers will be assigned a senior to befriend through regular home visits.

2. C3 Children Programmes: GROW & StoryL.A.B.
GROW (Gain Reading, Oral & Writing skills) was developed by C3 specifically to address the literacy needs of children from low-income/non-English speaking families who struggle with reading proficiency. Story L.A.B. (Literacy Awareness Builders) brings the experience of “bedtime stories” for these children, where volunteers read stories to a small group of children.

a. GROW: Weekdays & Saturdays, 1.5 hour sessions @ various locations

b. StoryL.A.B. : Mondays, 7.15-8.15pm @ PotongPasir CC

3. C3 Youth Programme: PACE
Community based youth drop-in centre at Potong Pasir Community Club.

Volunteers are to conduct activities for the youths (13-16 year olds) there, befriend them and provide academic coaching.

PACE opens every Mon & Wed from 2 to 5pm, Fri 1-4pm

Commitment & Volunteer Requirements:

Seniors Programme: 1 Year
Children Programme: 6 months or more
Youth Programme: one fixed day per week for 6 months or more
For more information: Email Cheryl Yeo at cherylyeo@calvary.org.sg

OR Sign up at: http://calvary.sg/index.php/join-us/as-volunteers

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on April 10th, 2019

Spartan Race Singapore Volunteer Recruitment

Spartan Singapore will be having their second race of the year on 27 April 2019 (Saturday), at Ang Mo Kio.

Details can be found here: https://www.spartanrace.sg/en/race/detail/5276/overview

If you’re interested in getting a behind-the-scenes look at how a Spartan event works, scoring exclusive swag, have a can-do attitude and have no qualms with working up a sweat, join the Spartan family!

Volunteering at any Spartan Race is extremely rewarding and you don’t need previous experience to take part.

Volunteer entitlements:
1) Race credit for Singapore Spartan races*
2) Limited edition 2019 volunteer tee
3) Meal(s)*
4) Transport allowance*
5) CIP hours
*Depending on event, will be made known to volunteers during volunteer registration.

Interested parties kindly fill up this form and a volunteer coordinator will revert shortly.

You can find more information over at Instagram (@spartanracesingapore), Facebook page (facebook.com/SpartanRaceSG/) or website (spartanrace.sg).