Volunteer at the Vancouver BC SPCA

bc spca volunteer

Image courtesy of Kathleen Tyler Conklin | Flickr.com

If you’ve always wanted a dog or cat, but you’ve never wanted to deal with the commitment than comes with owning an animal, the BC SPCA has the perfect solution for you. This year, why not spend some of your extra time volunteering at your local shelter to earn some valuable karma points and give some companionship to some cute cats, puppies or other smaller animals.

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Volunteer at the Vancouver BC SPCA

Volunteer in Vancouver this Christmas Season

volunteer vancouver christmas

Image courtesy of Andrew Taran, Union Gospel Mission

Christmas is just around the corner, and we know that this time can be extremely stressful! Although the holidays are a time of giving, it’s also a great time to help those around us who may not be as fortunate. So, why not take some time away from the presents, parties and big turkey dinners to spread some Christmas cheer this holiday season?

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Volunteer in Vancouver this Christmas Season

Participate in the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup Sept 21-29

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup Vancouver

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A rusty old tire… A shopping cart… Endless amounts of plastic bags… Doesn’t exactly sound like treasure, does it? To the participants involved in the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, trash turns into treasure as they spend their day searching for the debris that spoil beautiful Vancouver beaches.

The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup takes place from September 21st until 29th in Vancouver and gathers thousands of participants to take action against litter and debris on local beaches. Led by the Vancouver Aquarium and WWF, the cleanup focuses on educating and empowering people to make a difference through community events and cleaning up.

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Participate in the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup Sept 21-29

You are invited to Walk for Reconciliation & A New Way Forward, Sept. 16 – 22

photo: reconciliationcanada.ca

photo: reconciliationcanada.ca

You are invited to Walk for Reconciliation & A New Way Forward
September 22, 2013
Starting at 9:00 am – West Georgia and Hamilton

RSVP: Yes, I will be there.

Born from the vision of Chief Dr. Robert Joseph, Gwawaenuk Elder, Reconciliation Canada is leading a historic call to action for Aboriginal peoples and all Canadians to come together to build a stronger, more united Canada. Reconciliation Canada’s initiatives uphold and advance the healing work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) through a series of events that align with the TRC’s national event.

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You are invited to Walk for Reconciliation & A New Way Forward, Sept. 16 – 22