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Position # 2519
OrganizationVolunteer Victoria
Position Youth 20/20 Can Volunteer
Location 306-620 View St
Impact Statement If you are between 15 and 29 years old you are invited to join the new Youth 20/20 Can Project connecting youth volunteers in Victoria, Cowichan, Nanaimo, Courtney, Campbell River and Powell River. youth2020can.ca
Description Youth volunteers meet regularly to share ideas about projects, events, or activities that matter and that they want to lead and manage in community.

Once youth have identified projects, the volunteers partner with community members to plan and host events, activities, or projects - everything from learning about food security issues, to creating murals, and hosting activities at festivals and conferences.

Youth contribute a total of 120 hours of volunteering time before March 31, 2020 and partner with community groups, local businesses, and mentors to turn ideas into reality.
Training Details Volunteers are invited to participate in 3 free training sessions over the course of the year on topics that are chosen by youth to help them build skills and learn.
Working Conditions Volunteers are supported by Youth Engagement Workers who help coordinate events and activities and meet with youth to make sure needs are being met.
Minimum Duration 7 - 12 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening, Anytime
Time Detail Volunteers choose when they will volunteer - but most planning meetings and activities happen on weekends, evenings, and when school is not in session. Volunteers can choose how many hours to volunteer each week/month.
Age 15+
Ideal for An Individual, A Group
Transportation Car required
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest Children/Youth, Leadership/Management, Special Events
Skill(s) Customer Service, Team Building, Plan & Co-ordinate, Event Management, Creative Thinking
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.volunteervictoria.bc.ca
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Meghan Soutar
Phone 2503862269
Address 306-620 View St Victoria, V8W 1J6
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