• Posted by SG Volunteer Team on January 14th, 2019

Project IsLand-A-Hand 2019

Project IsLand-A-Hand (PIAH) is an Outward Bound Singapore (OBS) signature event, which focuses on environmental conservation in both Pulau Ubin and mainland Singapore through activities such as coastal clean-up, tree mulching and weeding along with raising awareness of environmental sustainability. PIAH aims to empower the individuals to become ambassadors for a suitable environment.

PIAH Objectives:
– Have a deeper appreciation for our environment
– Learn ways to conserve and protect the natural biodiversity and wildlife
– Empower citizens to be ambassadors of a sustainable environment
– Encourage bonding and interaction between youth participants

Learn new ways on conserving natural bio-diversity and meet like-minded people who care for the environment!

Breakfast and lunch will be provided. In line with OBS’s environmental conservation efforts, please do bring their own utensils, plates/bowls and drinking cups as none will be provided.

Details are as follows:
Event: Project IsLand-A-Hand
Date: Saturday, 16 March 2019
Time: 7:45am to 3:45 pm for PAX
7:15am to 3:45 pm for Volunteer Leaders
Cost: FREE!

Reporting Locations: Outward Bound Reception and Activity Centre
22 Punggol Road, Track 19, Singapore 828871
(Transport will be provided from Punggol MRT)

Outward Bound Singapore Changi Campsite
285 Nicoll Drive, Singapore 498988
Dismissal Location: Punggol Point Jetty for EVERYONE

Join PIAH 2019 by:
Being a volunteer (Must be an OBS Alumni) or being a participant and looking forward to:
Ø Coastal Clean Up
Ø Heritage Trails Clean Up
Ø Weeding
Ø Tree Mulching
Ø Bird Box Making
Ø Visiting Social Enterprise Booths

Register to be a volunteer here: http://bit.ly/piah2019

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on January 9th, 2019

Volunteer with Morning Star Community Services After-School Care

Morning Star Community Services is looking for volunteers to help supervise primary school students in their schoolwork.

Volunteers will be assigned in pairs (sign up with a friend!) to one of its six Student Care Services centres to supervise primary school students and help weaker ones with their schoolwork.

No experience is needed. Only willing hearts and hands.

Volunteers should be above 16 years of age and able to commit on weekday afternoons for at least 3 months.

Call 6285 1377 or email volunteer@morningstar.org.sg to register your interest.

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on January 9th, 2019

Pertapis Halfway House’s Kayaking Camp – Volunteer Recruitment

Pertapis Halfway House is a centre that focuses on rehabilitation of drug offenders. It believes in bringing a positive lifestyle change in our residents through sports and arts.

This is why the centre is organizing a kayaking camp for the residents and their families. This kayaking camp will help residents to reintegrate into their families, and to let them learn that sports can be one of the positive lifestyles that they can follow.

The details of the kayaking camp are below:
Date: 23 February 2019
Time: 10am – 1pm

Activities that volunteers can participate in:
• Kayaking leisurely with the family members
• Barbecuing food for the residents and their families
• Organizing games for the little kids to play with
• Sitting in and participating in the deep conversations social workers will have with the residents

If you are interested in making a difference in the lives of the residents and their family members, do email huang.zhirong@pertapis.org.sg

  • Posted by SG Volunteer Team on January 5th, 2019

Volunteering Opportunities with Jane Goodall Institute (Singapore)

Jane Goodall Institute is having a Volunteer Info Session just next week to kick start the new year!

You are cordially invited to join for an informative evening as they share about Jane and her efforts, and present the new opportunities you have access to for the new year!

The session will be a great opportunity to meet other volunteers like yourself, and explore the ways in which you can contribute to JGIS!

Volunteer Info Sessions
Session 1 : Friday 11th of January 2019 from 07:00 PM – 09:00 PM
Session 2 : Saturday 12th of January 2019 from 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Event Venue : Anadigi Sound Lab
Address : 668 Geylang Rd, Singapore 389595
Maps : https://goo.gl/RjwWbs
Nearest MRT : Paya Lebar MRT station
Nearest carpark : Grandlink Square

For enquiries, please email community@janegoodall.org.sg

SIGN UP NOW AT: https://buff.ly/2QQh4fj
And bring your friends along!