Home, Sweet Home – a New Location for Dorval Meals on Wheels!

“Well, it’s official – Moving Day was January 23rd as the Dorval Meals on Wheels kitchen relocated to its new premises at the Sarto-Desnoyers Community Centre”, stated Lynda Barrett, Executive Director of Volunteer West Island. ” template=”/home/cabvwi/public_html/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-carousel.php” order_by=”sortorder”… Read More

Newsletter #106

 WHAT’S NEW at YOUR VOLUNTEER CENTRE? Issue #106 UPS Volunteers Serve Up a Treat at the Teapot! In collaboration with Volunteer West Island’s Corporate Volunteer Program, a team of enthusiastic UPS volunteers recently gave of their time and… Read More


Pfizer employees, in partnership with Volunteer West Island’s Corporate Volunteer Program, recently celebrated Give a Hand Day, the company’s second annual community day.  Leading up to the holidays, 300 Pfizer volunteers headed out to sixteen non-profit community groups… Read More

Cummins and UPS: Teamwork – Making a Difference Together!

SUREFIRE RECIPE for SUCCESSFUL HOLIDAY EVENT Ingredients: Dedicated corporate volunteers from Cummins and UPS Holiday Party Instructions: Collaborate with Volunteer West Island Corporate Volunteer Program Blend at The Teapot in Lachine Result: Happiness all round! ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC”… Read More

Senior’s Cafe Schedule for 2017

Volunteer West Island Seniors’ Café is a popular, volunteer-driven, social activity taking place the second Wednesday of each month, between 1:30 – 3:30 P.M. from September through June, at Volunteer West Island’s headquarters in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue.  The Café provides… Read More

OTSUKA Community Volunteer Day Becomes an Annual Tradition

Otsuka volunteers had such a good time helping out in the community last year that they turned out in larger numbers for a repeat performance of their now-to-be-annual Community Day. In total there were 35 volunteers from head office,… Read More