Volunteers are helping to build strong communities across Alberta. According to the latest statistical information, almost one in three Albertans volunteers with a charitable or non-profit organization. Become an Alberta Volunteer and help your Edmonton Community and the opportunity to meet other volunteers.
Edmonton Home Security
Liberty Security is Canada’s largest independent security dealer focused on leveraging the latest technology to save lives and protect property. GE Security’s dealer of the year 2008 – 2010 we’ll provide you with the latest two way voice technology along with the ability to control your security system and receive notifications via smart phone application.
Volunteer Edmonton is committed to elevating the awareness of the value of volunteerism to the community at large; advocating good standards of practice for volunteer involvement; and, facilitating collective action among organizations that support volunteerism.
Having trouble finding a volunteer opportunity that's right for you? Whether you are looking to donate some time helping others, gain some valuable experience in your field of study, or just see what options are available for you to fill your spare time, the Volunteer Opportunity Listing is just what you need!
United Way Edmonton
Each year more than 5000 people contribute to their communities by volunteering for United Way of the Alberta Capital Region. Most United Way volunteers help out with their own workplace campaign.
Junior League of Edmonton
The Junior League of Edmonton is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Our purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.
Pilgrims Hospice Society operates Edmonton's only free-standing voluntary Hospice. We assist families when a loved one is diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. We help the person who is ill, those who shoulder the primary caregiving responsibilities and, ultimately, those who experience the loss that accompanies a death.
Volunteer Edmonton Public Schools
Imagine what volunteers can do for your child's school! There are so many ways you can make a difference.
Volunteer Alberta is committed to building the capacity of the voluntary sector by strategically connecting leaders, organizations and networks to ensure Albertans are engaged in creating vibrant and progressive communities. A non-profit organization, Volunteer Alberta has been working with Alberta communities and volunteer centres for the past 13 years.
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Charities, Nonprofit and Volunteer Information
The Canadian voluntary and nonprofit sector is made up of more than 180 000 organizations, 6.5 million volunteers and 1.3 million paid staff.
Canadian Progress Club
Canadian Progress Club, an all Canadian service club, was founded in Toronto in 1922 and now has forty-eight clubs in nine provinces. Enhancing the quality of life of all Canadians, through community service, in the spirit of fellowship.
Canadian Volunteer Advisers to Business
The mission of CESO At Home is to support community-driven, sustainable development within Canada that builds on the strengths, assets and values of the communities.
More than 20,000 volunteers in 53 service centres across Canada work at all levels in the organization, from national policy development to fundraising to the support of core services.
Evergreen is a registered national charity founded in 1991. We are a national non-profit environmental organization with a mandate to bring nature to our cities through naturalization projects.
Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity is an independent, charitable, faith-based housing program dedicated to the elimination of poverty housing by building homes in partnership with families in need. We build simple, decent, and affordable houses and provide interest-free mortgages to families who would otherwise not be able to purchase their own home.
Hope Air-Vols d'Espoir
Hope Air is a registered charity. We arrange free air transportation for Canadians who must travel to medical care, but cannot themselves afford the flight costs.
Imagine Canada is a new organization that springs from a simple, yet powerful, idea. Every day, charitable and nonprofit organizations work to make Canada a better place to live, supported by forward-looking businesses, foundations, governments and individuals -- all of which have a stake in helping create stronger, more vibrant communities.
Volunteers come from all walks of life and represent a wide cross section of the Canadian population. Women are more likely than men to volunteer; however, men contribute more total volunteer hours per year.
The YMCA depends on a multitude of caring volunteers to help build healthy kids, families and communities. Some volunteers serve on Boards, some teach fitness classes while other help out with fundraising, special events, youth and children's programs and many others. The volunteering possibilities are almost endless. The YMCA counts on more than 30,000 Canadians at every age and stage as volunteers.