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Member Profile: Saskatoon Zoo Society

By Volunteer Canada at 8:01 am Tuesday, Jan, 19 2016 • 0 Comments

Volunteer Canada’s membership includes over 1,200 individuals, voluntary sector organizations, volunteer centres, non-profits and companies of all sizes. They represent the Canada’s interest in keeping volunteerism strong.

Volunteer Canada features a different member on our blog every month. This month, we are pleased to feature Saskatoon Zoo Society.

Volunteer Canada's top 12 volunteer engagement tips for 2016 / Le top 12 des conseils de Bénévoles Canada pour l’engagement des bénévoles en 2016

By Volunteer Canada at 8:05 am Wednesday, Jan, 06 2016 • 0 Comments

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Volunteers are an important part of communities nationwide. Many non-profits depend on them to deliver services and make a difference. Here are our top 12 volunteer engagement tips for 2016:

Season's Greetings from Volunteer Canada / Joyeuses Fêtes de Bénévoles Canada

By Volunteer Canada at 12:18 pm Wednesday, Dec, 23 2015 • 0 Comments

Please note that our office will be closed from Thursday, December 24th. We will reopen on Monday, January 4th. See you in 2016! / Veuillez noter que notre bureau sera fermé à partir du jeudi le 24 décembre et rouvrira lundi le 4 janvier. À 2016!

Paula Speevak on The Agenda with Steve Paikin

By Volunteer Canada at 11:00 am Monday, Dec, 21 2015 • 0 Comments

On December 18, Paula Speevak, Volunteer Canada's President and CEO, appeared on The Agenda with Steve Paikin to discuss volunteering in Canada. 

Member Profile: Environmental Health Association of BC

By Volunteer Canada at 8:25 am Wednesday, Dec, 16 2015 • 0 Comments

Volunteer Canada’s membership includes over 1,200 individuals, voluntary sector organizations, volunteer centres, non-profits and companies of all sizes. They represent the Canada’s interest in keeping volunteerism strong.

15 benefits of employer-supported volunteering / 15 bienfaits du bénévolat appuyé par l'employeur

By Volunteer Canada at 8:16 am Wednesday, Dec, 09 2015 • 0 Comments

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International Volunteer Day (IVD) took place on December 5. It is a global celebration of volunteers. For IVD 2015, Volunteer Canada put the spotlight on the 4.7 million Canadian volunteers who receive support from their employers.

Volunteer Canada and Investors Group present the theme for NVW 2016 / Bénévoles Canada et le Groupe Investors dévoilent le thème de la SAB 2016

By Volunteer Canada at 9:07 am Monday, Dec, 07 2015 • 0 Comments

Volunteers are the roots of strong communities. Just like roots are essential for trees to bloom, volunteers are essential for communities to boom. Thanks to volunteers, our communities grow strong and resilient. Even the tiniest volunteer effort leaves a profound and lasting trace in a community, much like tree rings that appear over time.

International Volunteer Day 2015 / Journée internationale des volontaires

By Volunteer Canada at 8:20 am Thursday, Dec, 03 2015 • 0 Comments

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International Volunteer Day takes place on December 5. It is a global celebration of volunteers. Volunteer Canada recognizes the 12.7 million volunteers in Canada who make our communities strong and connected.

It's GivingTuesday: Donate to Volunteer Canada / C'est Mardi je donne : Faites un don à Bénévoles Canada

By Volunteer Canada at 9:27 am Tuesday, Dec, 01 2015 • 0 Comments

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Today is GivingTuesday. Volunteers make all of our communities better, which is why Volunteer Canada’s work is so important. We increase and support volunteerism across Canada by conducting new research, creating tools and resources and providing leadership and expertise.

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