The Voice of Volunteerism in BC
Volunteer BC works to raise the profile of volunteering, encourage investment in volunteer engagement and link the network of volunteer centres.
Volunteer BC is the voice of volunteerism with the goal of promoting the value of volunteerism and building healthy BC Communities.
How can we help?
Volunteer FuturesAnnual 2-day event for anyone interested in learning more about volunteerism and the voluntary sector. Find out what’s happening across BC and meet like-minded people and learn!
Training & WorkshopsWe take local training province-wide, offer a calendar of all sector training, and operate the Culturally Welcoming Volunteer Program.
ResourcesProvide resources and tools to support volunteers and your impact. Our Connector Newsletter offers up to date volunteering and volunteer sector news.
National Volunteer Week
National Volunteer Week is a time to recognize, celebrate and thank BC’s volunteers. Our annual photo contest showcases volunteers and helps tell the story of the importance of volunteers in BC.
Advocacy & LeadershipWe work on behalf of all British Columbians to ensure volunteer-friendly public policy and funding. Help us be a stronger voice and become a Volunteer BC member.
Volunteer Centre SupportVolunteer Centres connect people to volunteer opportunities and organizations to volunteers. Connect with your local volunteer centre to find out more about what’s available in your community.
As a social agency passionately committed to empowering individuals through services and training, KCR believes that a community is made stronger through the work of others. KCR is a not for profit agency that provides tailored service to meet the needs of the community, family or the individual to foster diversity, collaboration and resourcefulness.
We recently had the opportunity to ask Dawn Wilkinson, KCR’s Community Services Manager some questions about how KCR contributes to the community.read more
New Volunteer BC Board was elected at the AGM at the 2017 Volunteer Futures Conference. The new board brings together a unique blend of non-profit and entrepreneurial experience to the organization.read more
What's new for February & Planning for 2018
The Volunteer BC Board & Staff had a very productive planning meeting in January to explore new ideas and set strategy for 2018.