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Volunteer BC in the news
June 17, 2018Terrace Standard - Terrace Church’s Food Bank wins B.C. photo contest
April 4, 2018Burnaby Now - Photo Contest Open Now
March 23, 2018Volunteer BC wants to recognize dedicated Richmond volunteers for National Volunteer Week
October 19, 2017Volunteer BC Board Member to advise on Canada’s Volunteer Awards
October 19, 2017Volunteer BC Board Member Wins Award in Terrace
March 7, 2017Volunteer BC Board Member Nominated for Award
December 16, 2016Newly-created position reflects Society's focus on volunteers
December 16, 2016Two P.G. residents elected to Volunteer B.C. board
December 13, 2016Volunteer BC Elects New Board of Directors
January 6, 2016How to find and enjoy a meaningful volunteer position
July 18, 2015It's not just fun and Games: The volunteer legacy of large-scale sporting events
May 7, 2015SPOTLIGHT: Coquitlam students make the YELL finals
April 17, 2015Celebrating Our Volunteer Stars
April 17, 2015Lawrie Portigal honoured for his Leadership
20152015 Impact Award Nominees
December 16, 2014Dragging the non-profits to court
April 30, 2014Getting ready for the skilled volunteer
April 2, 2014Have Your Say: How can we rally the whole family to volunteer?
April 2, 2014Celebrating National Volunteer Week 2014: In praise of volunteers
February 5, 2014Top ten tips for volunteer management and retention
January 23, 2014Lieutenant Governor to present Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award to 24 volunteers
October 25, 2013Jack Knox: Loophole closing in record checks for volunteers
October 26, 2012Volunteer Koeppen wins Jubilee Medal
October 2, 2012Tireless Kelowna volunteer gets nod from the Queen
September 27, 2012Laurel D'Andrea of Beyond 50 Magazine, Awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
April 24, 2012AIDS Vancouver Island Wins Honourable Mention in Volunteer BC Photo Contest
August 1, 2012Vancouver prepares volunteer army for disasters
September 15, 2010Vancouver 2010: The volunteer effect
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Lorelynn Hart
Program Director, Volunteer BC
604 379 2311
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What was the impact and legacy of volunteers after 2010 Olympics and Paralympics in Vancouver?
Several studies have been done on the impact of volunteering at the 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver. Go to our Resources Section/Volunteering in BC for more info.