• Posted by SG Volunteer Team on June 19th, 2017

Bringing National Day to Nursing Homes and Community Hospitals

Every year, more than 90,000 seniors are unable to attend NDP, or be at home with their families to enjoy the National Day celebrations. This year, you can make a difference! Since 2014, ACE Seniors has been bringing National Day celebrations to nursing homes and community hospitals across Singapore.

In this year’s programme, ACE Seniors will be bringing National Day to the residents and staff of 10 nursing homes and hospitals. Join them in a nostalgia-themed carnival filled with food and games, accompanied by performances and broadcasts of the National Day parade.

*Dates: 4th Aug, 5th Aug, 6th Aug, 8th Aug, 9th Aug, 10th Aug, 11th Aug, 12th Aug, 13th Aug and 17th Aug
Time: 12 to 5pm (4 to 8pm for 9th Aug)
Note: Volunteers can choose more than one date

– Volunteers can either choose a single date, or volunteer for more than one date
– Please click here for the dates for each beneficiary (the dates can also be found on the registration link)

Volunteer job scope:
– Set up the venue (decorations, booths, seating)
– Man games and activities booth
– Befriend residents and assist in wheeling residents from place to place
– Encourage residents to participate in the games and activities during the carnival

Volunteer benefits:
– Create intergenerational bonding between young and old volunteers
– Foster greater understanding of the needs of our seniors
– Create an inclusive environment filled with joy, while celebrating our nation’s birthday month
– Be a source of inspiration for elderly residents to be proactive and positive about their existing conditions
– Interact and forge new friendships with fellow like-minded volunteers

Signup link: www.tinyurl.com/ACESNDP2017
– Please indicate which dates you’ll be volunteering at in the Google Form
– You will receive a reply within 3 working days to acknowledge your registration

For enquiries, please contact Wai San at waisan@aceseniors.org or call 6509 8680.

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on June 19th, 2017

Circle of Friends Charity Volunteer Recruitment

Circle of Friends is a non-profit organization that helps youths in need restore and build meaningful lives.

The organisation is looking for a team of volunteers who will be interested in various opportunities in befriending youths, cooking and serving the elderly in the community and being part of their programmes, events and workshops through facilitation, photography and logistics support.

If you are interested, do drop a message via WhatsApp at 9834 3688

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

Volunteers needed for Mentoring Programme

The Sports, Tuition and Mentoring Programme, also known as S.T.A.M.P, was launched in February 2006 by Loving Heart Organisation to reach out to at-risk children and youths within a school setting.

S.T.A.M.P aims to train and improve these students physically, academically, and equip them with values and life skills through 3 key components: Sports, Tuition, and Mentoring.

Volunteers are welcome to help out in the Mentoring component to conduct a set curriculum of values like integrity and empathy, through games, videos, and other engaging activities.

In this 4 months programme, volunteers go for mentoring sessions every Monday afternoons in the schools around the Jurong GRC.

Through this mentoring session, volunteers would impart good values through fun and interesting ways to youth at risks.

– Group Mentoring
– At least 4 months commitment
– Availability on Mondays afternoon 3-5
– Fun and Creative Individual who is interested to make an impact on the younger generation
– Team Player

Interested volunteers please contact 6567 4166 or email wanqian@lovingheartj.org

More details can be found here: http://www.lovingheartj.org/stamp.html

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on June 5th, 2017

Calling for Volunteers for ONE (SINGAPORE)’s $10 Campaign

ONE (SINGAPORE), a charity organisation dedicated to raising public awareness and taking concrete actions to Make Poverty History is excited to hold a training for its $10 Campaign volunteers.

The $10 Campaign is an advocacy and fundraising effort which will create an emergency fund to benefit low-income families and provide for needs such as medical costs, school fees or utility bills.

Additionally, it will support ONE (SINGAPORE)’s research and advocacy efforts to create long-term solutions to eradicate poverty. Read more here: http://onesingapore.org/take-action/10-campaign/

Information regarding the training event is as follows:

Date: 10 June 2017
Time: 10am – 1pm
Venue: Mirror Image Academy, 531A Upper Cross Street, #03-112, S 051531

ONE (SINGAPORE) takes the privacy of your personal data very seriously and are committed to safeguarding it. Read more about its privacy policy here: http://onesingapore.org/privacy-policy/

For any questions regarding the training you can contact info@onesingapore.org.

Volunteers can register here: https://goo.gl/forms/niFZD2XzKlowVw0x1