• Posted by SG Volunteer Team on July 11th, 2018

Volunteer Tutors for Free Tuition Programme

Loving Heart Multi-Service Centre (Jurong) was set up as a one-stop social service centre and its programmes and services aim to reach out to a wider community in Jurong.

With the vision of assisting children from less-privileged background achieve a meaningful level of academic attainment and eventually progress to further education, Loving Heart Multi-Service Centre (Jurong) Free Tuition programme has supported numerous students from Primary 1 to Secondary 4 under this programme since 2005.

The Free Tuition programme provides individualized tuition in English, Math and Science to 80 school-going children from low-income families over a weekend across 3 sessions on Fridays (7pm – 9pm) and Saturdays (9am – 11am & 11am – 1pm). The centre aims to provide these children with academic supervision and guidance to address their declining academic performance.

Loving Heart Multi-Service Centre (Jurong) is looking for volunteers who are:
– Age 18 and above
– Able to commit for at least 6 months
– Available on either Fridays (7pm – 9pm) or Saturdays (9am – 11am / 11am – 1pm) Passionate about working with children and/or youths
– Familiar with MOE syllabus

Please contact Valissa at 6567 4166 or valissa@lovingheartj.org for further enquiries.

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on July 11th, 2018

Spartan Race Singapore 2018 – Call for Volunteers

Spartan Singapore will be having the last 2 races of 2018 – Spartan Sprint/Super on 13 October and Spartan Kids on 11 November.

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 future Singapore Spartan races*
2) Limited edition volunteer tee
3) Meal(s)*
4) Transport allowance*
5) CIP hours/letter of recommendations
*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 at the organiser’s website (spartanrace.sg).

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on June 30th, 2018

Poly50 Relay Volunteer Recruitment

The Annual Poly50 Relay will be held at Singapore Polytechnic on 18 July from 2:30pm to 7:30pm and 100 volunteers are needed for the event.

The job scope will include:
– Exchange Zones
– Lap Counters
– Water Point
– End Point Carnival

Interested parties can sign up via the following google form: https://goo.gl/forms/2783jWBXj4r8dbtK2

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on June 30th, 2018

Both Sides Now Volunteer Call

BOTH SIDES, NOW is an arts-based community engagement on end-of-life issues. The 3-year community-based project (2017-2019) aims to create end-of-life friendly communities where end-of-life discussions are normalised and where individuals and families are supported in making informed decisions about living well and leaving with dignity.

BOTH SIDES, NOW is working with
i) Yishun Health to reach out to seniors and residents living in Chong Pang; and
ii) with Montfort Care to reach out to seniors and residents living in Telok Blangah

It has worked with the above mentioned communities for the past 1 year plus and it has been a rewarding experience where VOLUNTEERS have been crucial to this engagement project.

If you are looking for a meaningful volunteer opportunity, read on!

Volunteers are needed to support its work in creating end-of-life friendly communities!

Volunteers can help in the following areas (non-exhaustive list) :
(a) Door to Door Outreach
Volunteers will reach out to residents living in selected blocks to publicise the project, as well as better understand their interests and needs concerning end-of-life matters.
(b) Engagement Sessions with Community Members (For Telok Blangah only)
Volunteers will work with community members over a series of workshops/sessions to create artworks that will be shared with the wider public.
(c) Community Engagement Facilitators during Performances and Events
Volunteers will provide crucial on-site support during events and performances eg befriending, ushering, distribution of flyers, etc. and where suitable, to also facilitate informal small group conversations with audiences

If you are …
(a) Aged 17 and above
(b) Able to communicate comfortably in at least English or Mandarin (preferably able to speak a 2nd language – Malay, Tamil, Mandarin or English and/or dialect)
(c) Comfortable interacting with seniors and people from all walks of life
(d) Able to commit to the following compulsory briefing and training:
a. Project Briefing cum Training (4 hours) and
b. Full day Volunteer Training Workshop (average 8 hours)
(e) Able to commit to the project for at least 1 year (To help in at least 1 event a year)

For more information on previous Both Sides, Now projects, please visit www.bothsidesnow.sg or www.fb.com/bothsidesnowsg

For more queries, please e-mail Angie at volunteer@artswok.org.

Signup link here