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Volunteer for the Vancouver Rape Relief Society and Women’s Shelter

Not-for-profit

Be an advocate for gender equality, and volunteer with the Vancouver Rape Relief Society and Women's Shelter. They are a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing support to women who may be experiencing sexual or physical abuse. Click through to read more!

By: Loren Catotal 114 reads | 0 comments
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Wanted: Individuals Desiring An Adventure

Volunteering

Looking to travel to a foreign country? Try something new? Meet some new people? You and AID could be a perfect match!

By: Esther Wei 348 reads | 0 comments
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The Perfect Volunteer Opportunities by Season

SFU Camps

Kim gives us a quick list of various different seasonal volunteering opportunities! Are there any others that you can think of?

By: Kim Huynh 393 reads | 0 comments
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IATSU's Design for Donations

Opportunities

Nicola shares her insights from volunteering with Design for Donations by the Interactive Arts and Technology Student Union of SFU. Gain design experience on the types of projects you're interested in, while raising money for the charity of your choice!

By: Nicola Sznajder 333 reads | 0 comments
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Be A Leader in Your Club!

Leadership

Already involved in a club? Why not take it a step further and become a club executive! Loren goes through 4 reasons to consider taking on a leadership role in a student club or association.

By: Loren Catotal 341 reads | 0 comments
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How to Apply the Skills from our Volunteer Experiences to Future Careers

Interpersonal Skills

As a follow up to Kim's article, "Employability Skills You Can Gain Through Volunteering," read how those three key employability skills could be applied to a future career! Let us know: How would these skills apply to your own dream job?

By: Kim Huynh 327 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Club of the Week: Love Your Neighbour

Rex Fong

This week's SFU Club of the Week is the SFU Chapter of Love Your Neighbour. Here's a spotlight on this club that has expanded to offer local and international opportunities for students.

By: Emily Co 684 reads | 0 comments
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Coach Talks: A Letter to A Reader

Series

Why do you volunteer? There are many reasons why people volunteer for both professional and personal reasons. This is a personal article on why I volunteer at specific organizations. 

By: Stephen Kaita 471 reads | 0 comments
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What Volunteering Can Do For You That Classrooms Can't

career exploration

Academics are certainly important, but volunteering can certainly help you in other aspects of your life, both personally and professionally. Nicola explains some key benefits to gain from volunteering.

By: Nicola Sznajder 493 reads | 0 comments
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Caring for the Elderly with Three Links Care Society

Opportunities

Do you enjoy hanging out with your grandparents and listening to their stories from “back in the day”?  Then consider volunteering at Three Links Care Centre!

By: Loren Catotal 697 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer with SFU Public Square's 2014 Community Summit!

Opportunities

SFU Public Square is recruiting for a variety of volunteer roles for their upcoming 2014 Community Summit taking place October 19th-24th, and titled "Innovation, The Shock of the Possible." Read about what it will be like to be a part of this exciting event!

By: Jordana Fridman 524 reads | 0 comments
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Employability Skills You Can Gain Through Volunteering

ENGAGE

How does volunteering help your employability? Kim goes through a few of the top skills that you can gain from volunteering that will also help you as a working employee.

By: Kim Huynh 1025 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Club of the Week: The Social Media Network (SFUSMN)

SFU Club of the Week

This week, Emily features The Social Media Network as the SFU Club of the Week. Read about how their activities aim to increase students' professional social media prowess!

By: Emily Co 1310 reads | 0 comments
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My Experience Volunteering as an In School Mentor with Big Brothers and Big Sisters

Mentoring

Anju recounts her experience as an In School Mentor with Big Brothers and Big Sisters of the Fraser Valley, and what she learned about herself and others.

By: Anju Chhokar 707 reads | 0 comments
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Coach Talks: 4 Reasons to Become a Coach

Volunteering

Coaches. We have had them since we were five-years-old in sports, academics, or life. Throughout the years, we learn from other people, and this has had an influence on who we become. This is an article on reasons to become a coach. 

By: Stephen Kaita 623 reads | 0 comments
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