• Posted by SG Volunteer Team on November 3rd, 2017

Be a Volunteer for Hackathon with billionBricks

If you have the passion for inspiring youth in an interactive environment, you are the one billionBricks is looking for!

billionBricks is seeking for vibrant, creative and enthusiastic individual to help out in a design hackathon with second year architecture students on 27 November 2017.

This position requires curation of hackathon, pre-hackathon preparation and support on actual day of the event.

Past experience in hackathon or conducting workshop for students is highly preferred.

billionBricks is a one-of-a-kind non-profit design studio with a vision to end homelessness. The organisation innovates new shelter solutions which are highly scalable and financially viable.

In four years, they have helped over 2,000 homeless find a shelter across 5 countries. Ashton Kutcher called its WeatherHYDE shelters, ‘innovation at its finest’. PowerHYDE shelters are world’s first solar powered homes for the homeless recipient of Global Grand Challenge Award by Singularity University.

Roles and Responsibilities
• Assist in developing fun and engaging program
• Assist in organising and inventorying materials for event
• Provide support in preparing, implementing and facilitating the program
• Interact and engage with participants to ensure an enjoyable atmosphere

What are we looking for
• Experience with curating student workshop or hackathon
• Able to commit for pre-planning and full day of event on 27 November 2017
• Great interpersonal skills to engage students
• Highly confident in public speaking
• Experience working with youth
• Experience in graphic and preparation of handouts
• Creative
• Demonstrate leadership qualities

What’s in it for you?
• Gain rewarding experience from working with youth of diverse backgrounds
• Develop leadership skills in a dynamic and fun environment
• Gain experience in event planning and working with non-profit organisation
• Improve employability with volunteering

Closing Date: 20 Nov 2017

How to apply?
Join the mission by sending them a creative application to hello@billionbricks.org. Include your written motivation with a clear mention of what unique quality you could bring to billionBricks or share with them your previous works. Read more about their values at https://www.billionbricks.org/careers/.

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on October 30th, 2017

Volunteers needed to befriend youths

Volunteers are needed across various schools within the Jurong GRC to befriend youths.

They would need to engage the youths in activities like fun ice breaking games and discuss about positive life values through these activities.

There would be a curriculum for the mentors to fall back on and refer to.

Mentors who are able to commit for 1 year would also be given a chance undergo a mentoring course fully borne by Loving Heart Multi-Service Centre.

If you are:
18 years old and above
Positive, Outgoing, Cheerful
Creative, Dedicated and Patient
Does not have problems speaking up in groups ( 20 students a session )
Able to be a team player

You are welcome to join!

Commitment period : Once weekly/Fortnightly
Tentative Dates: From End Feb 2018- Sept 2018 [Mentoring sessions will not be held during School Holidays]

Duration: 1-1.5 hours per session

A testimonial can be provided if needed.

Contact: Wan Qian @ 6567 4166 for more details or email to wanqian@lovingheartj.org

For more details, please refer to : http://www.lovingheartj.org/stamp.html [Under Mentoring Tab]

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on October 29th, 2017

Volunteers needed for Tampines Countdown 2018 Event

Looking for a different way to countdown into 2018?

Come join Tampines Central Youth Executive Committee at the Tampines Countdown Event in Our Tampines Hub!

There will be loads of fun to look forward to while volunteering.

Details of Event:
Date: 31 December 2017
Time: 4pm – 1am
Venue: Our Tampines Hub

Pre Event Briefing:
Date: 28 December 2017
Time: 8pm – 9pm
Venue: Our Tampines Hub

The sign up link is as follows: https://tinyurl.com/IANW18recruitment
For more details, please visit Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/tampcountdown18/

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on October 28th, 2017

Volunteer Recruitment for SAFRA Entrepreneurs’ Marketplace

Volunteer at SAFRA Entrepreneurs’ Marketplace on 4-5 Nov at SAFRA Toa Payoh!

A by-entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs fleamarket event will have over 60 booths with 3D printed & handmade items for sale.

Roles of volunteers include lucky draw counter, stage programming & walk-about the booths.

Register your interest to sec@safra.sg by 2 Nov!

The general details of the event are as follows:
Date: 4 to 5 Nov, Sat to Sun
Time: 9.30am to 3pm or 3 to 8.30pm (2 shifts available)
Venue: SAFRA Toa Payoh, 293 Toa Payoh Lorong 6

What is it about?
It’s an entrepreneurs fleamarket where there are over 60 booths selling various items such as 3D printed accessories, beauty & the beast flower in the jar, handmade bags & pouches, laser engraved gifts etc. These entrepreneurs will also go onstage to share on their entrepreneurship journey and their business.

There would also be free engagement activities such as popcorn/kacang puteh, hairstyling & hair braiding services, Mobike stationary cycling challenge, instant photo print available at the event! There would also be 3 types of lucky draw conducted 3 times each day.

What are the available roles?
– Registration / Information / Goodie Bag Counter
– Lucky draw Counter
– Stage programming
– Assist in engagement activities
– Walk about Level 1-3
– Feedback forms

What will be provided & what could benefit you?
– Lunch or Dinner meal and a meal breaktime
– CIP hours and letter if required
– Network with entrepreneurs, young & old
– Get inspiration from the products & services being sold
– Brainstorm ideas with the booths owners & possible partnerships
– Learn how to organise a fleamarket event

If you are keen to volunteer, please provide the following details:
NRIC number
Mobile number
Which date & time (eg. 4 Nov 9.30am – 3pm & 5 Nov 3 – 8.30pm)

For more information of the event, please visit www.safra.sg/marketplace or visit the FB Event Page at http://bit.ly/fbsecmarketplace.

Should you have any questions, please call 63779154.