Our Mission
About the Position
Position # 3117
OrganizationOur Place Society
Position Saturday arts & crafts volunteer
Location 919 Pandora Avenue, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement Our Place is a non-profit society serving Greater Victoria's most vulnerable citizens: the working poor, impoverished elderly, the mentally and physically challenged, the addicted and the homeless. We serve over 1,800 meals per day, and provide hot showers, free clothing, counseling and outreach services, plus 200 transitional housing units and shelter beds across our 12 sites. Most importantly, we provide a sense of hope and belonging to our neighbours in need.
Description We have an arts & crafts program that runs every Saturday afternoon at our 919 Pandora Ave. location.

We need volunteers from 1 pm to 3 pm.

You don't need to be an artist to volunteer, just someone who likes playing with art supplies and likes to chat.

Participants paint with acrylic and watercolours; beading: jewelry and keychains; mirror image paintings; picture framing; card making; rug wall hangings; visiting & snacking.
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details Orientation by program manager and experienced arts & crafts volunteer
Working Conditions Drop-in centre
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail Tuesday afternoons 1 pm to 3 pm
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Arts/Culture
Skill(s) Sensitivity, Empathy, Respect, Creating, Playing
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website https://www.ourplacesociety.com/volunteer/
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Patricia O'Byrne
Phone 12509405092 Ext. 3105
Address 1625 Quadra Street Victoria, V8W 2L5


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