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.
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
Since 1985, Volunteer Kamloops has been a source of opportunities and training for people in the community of Kamloops interested in volunteering. They are the advocates for volunteers and believe in the value of volunteer service in their community.
We recently had the opportunity to ask Tracey Thacker, Volunteer Kamloops’s Link Program Coordinator some questions about what Volunteer Kamloops contributes to the community.read more
Volunteer Futures Symposium Highlights!
Volunteer Futures Symposium – World of Opportunity was a huge success. For the 2nd year, Volunteer BC and BCACG have combined their event to offer a cost-effective conference for individuals around BC interested in learning more about volunteerism, non-profits and charities.