Newsletter #142

 WHAT’S NEW at YOUR VOLUNTEER CENTRE? Issue #142 A Celebration during Hard Times They are everywhere among us – quietly, unobtrusively going about their business. Often they are almost invisible, unless we know who they are and what… Read More

A Great Online Gathering starts today – a reinvented campaign that is more relevant than ever

It’s that time of year again! Our annual campaign starts today in a context when support and generosity have never been more important. The past few months have been trying for everyone and even more so for vulnerable… Read More

HEALTH AND SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS FOR VOLUNTEERING DURING A PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY

Make sure you are IN GOOD HEALTH before volunteering 1. Determine whether or not it is safe for you and those in your household for you to volunteer in person, based on public health information and advice of… Read More

L’ASSEMBLÉE GÉNÉRLE ANNUELLE DU CENTRE D’ACTION BÉNÉVOLE OUEST-DE-L’ÎLE/VOLUNTEER WEST ISLAND’S ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

VOLUNTEER WEST ISLAND’S ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING WILL BE HELD VIA ZOOM ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH AT 11:00 AM PLEASE CONFIRM YOUR PRESENCE BY CALLING: 514-457-5445, EXTENSION 223   OR BY EMAILING US AT: INFO@VOLUNTEERWESTISLAND.ORG L’ASSEMBLÉE GÉNÉRLE ANNUELLE DU CENTRE D’ACTION… Read More

Newsletter #141

 WHAT’S NEW at YOUR VOLUNTEER CENTRE? Issue #141 ABOVAS Volunteer Louis Thouin   Louis Thouin is retired. He’s never been busier! He’s a volunteer with ABOVAS and also volunteers with Golden Rescue Canada to help people place or… Read More

A Celebration during Hard Times

They are everywhere among us – quietly, unobtrusively going about their business. Often they are almost invisible, unless we know who they are and what they are doing. They are the hundreds of volunteers who assist West Island… Read More

Newsletter #140

 WHAT’S NEW at YOUR VOLUNTEER CENTRE? Issue #140 WEST ISLAND VOLUNTEERS ARE CHIC!  WHY WE ALL NEED TO recognize volunteers!    National Volunteer Week 2020    April 19th – 25th  Volunteer West Island, in keeping with its mission, strongly… Read More

National Volunteer Week 2020-April 19th – 25th

WEST ISLAND VOLUNTEERS ARE CHIC!  WHY WE ALL NEED TO recognize volunteers!    National Volunteer Week 2020 April 19th – 25th Volunteer West Island, in keeping with its mission, strongly supports and encourages all those interested in becoming… Read More

Newsletter #139

 WHAT’S NEW at YOUR VOLUNTEER CENTRE? Issue #139 Meals on wheels week in Quebec   March 15th to March 22nd 2020 Meals on Wheels is a volunteer-driven program that provides hot nutritious meals to home-bound or isolated seniors and to… Read More

Newsletter #138

 WHAT’S NEW at YOUR VOLUNTEER CENTRE? Issue #138 The Marriott and Sheraton Hotels Generously Share the Holiday Spirit with Meals on Wheels Clients & Volunteers Once again, exemplifying the sentiment of giving back to the community, the Sheraton… Read More