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Show your community pride and spirit by volunteering at Strathcona County events and programs.

Give back to the community, meet new friends and learn new skills by becoming a volunteer. You’ll have the time of your life while making a positive impact on your community.

Whether you are looking for short term or long term volunteer opportunities, we can find a match for you! Ready? We’re happy to have your help!

On-going opportunities:

  • Victim Services
    Work in conjunction with the RCMP to provide immediate assistance, support, information and agency referral to victims of crime and trauma in Strathcona County and provide support to victims through the criminal justice system
  • Small Jobs, Big Hearts
    Volunteer to help eligible residents with small jobs, tasks or errands.
  • Boards and committees
    Serving on one of Strathcona County’s Boards and Committees is a great way to share your skills, experience and ideas. You have the opportunity to participate in decisions that affect our community.

Winter:

  • Snow Busters
    Be matched with a senior to assist with snow shoveling. Volunteer for the season, or help out on occasion.
  • Celebration of Lights
    Show your holiday spirit and be a part of Santa’s helpers at Strathcona County’s Celebration of Lights Festival.
  • New Year’s Eve Festival – December 31, 2015
  • New Year’s Day Activities – January 1, 2016

Spring/Summer:

  • Pitch–In: April 2016
    Be part of the spring renewal by volunteering to help remove waste that has been left behind after the spring thaw
  • Adopt a Park – Ongoing
    Volunteer for Adopt-a park and help keep the parks in your area looking great.
  • Communities in Bloom – Ongoing
    Strathcona in Bloom is looking for people who want to volunteer to be on the Board, plant flowers, design flower beds and learn and have fun doing it!
  • Lawn Busters 
    Be matched with a senior to assist with lawn mowing. Volunteer for the season, or help out on occasion.
  • Spray decks – July/August
    All spray decks (except Clover Bar and RE/MAX Spray Park) are turned on by volunteers when the weather is above 20°C. Volunteers sign up for a minimum of one week but scheduling is flexible.
  • Canada Day – July 1, 2016 

 For more volunteer opportunities in our community contact the Information and Volunteer Centre.

Last updated: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Page ID: 48863