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Volunteer with the Vancouver Mokuyokai Society

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Learn about the Vancouver Mokuyokai Society! A society dedicated to connecting Japanese and Canadians in Vancouver. Find out about volunteer positions and the benefits that they can provide for you! 

By: Karen Cui 6463 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer as a receptionist for Kiwassa Neighbourhood House

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Rui Gives some insight about her volunteer experience at Kiwassa Neighbourhood House and how it helped her improve her English. Read on to find out her personal experience and how it can help you too!

By: Rui Wang 7292 reads | 0 comments
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So You Can’t Do It All. That’s Okay.

Volunteering

There are lots of people that will tell you about all the things you should or could be doing, and why doing these things will benefit you. But sometimes you can’t, you really can’t, do it all. And Lauren is here here to tell you that that’s okay too.

By: Lauren Kresowaty 4508 reads | 0 comments
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Why Volunteer?: The Numerous Rewards Associated with Volunteering

Career Exploration

Read Kerri's personal story about how she ended up with a job because of her volunteer experience! Also read her tips on how volunteering can further YOUR Career!

By: Kerri Jesson 4607 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer to Speak to Students Entering Your Profession

Career Exploration

Brand new ENGAGE Blog writer, Jeff, posts his first article about volunteering to speak in class rooms. He discusses how this can develop your skills and help to mentor other students looking for similar opportunities.

By: Jeff Anthony 2895 reads | 0 comments
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SFU YWiB Philanthropy: My interview with Lucia Pecnikova

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Lauren interviewed Lucia Pecnikova, VP Philanthropy for SFU YWiB. Read on for her full story about how Lucia got involved, why she thinks YWiB Philanthropy is great to get involved in, and how other women can get involved!

By: Lauren Kresowaty 6689 reads | 0 comments
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Taking a Closer Look at Volunteering with Sustainability in Mind

Sustainability Opportunities Week

With Sustainability Opportunities Week happening, I found myself asking what “sustainability” really means. Typically I associate sustainability with the environment. You know, recycle, reduce, reuse? But as I was looking at volunteer organizations that are considered sustainable, I realized that...

By: Alexandra Lowe 4331 reads | 0 comments
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Getting Volunteer Experience for Your PDP Application

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If you are interested in applying to PDP, or looking at career opions, take a gander at Lauren's article. She talks about the kind of volunteer expereince you need for PDP and what is best. 

By: Lauren Kresowaty 15981 reads | 0 comments
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Social Networking: It Could Make YOU More Engaged!

ENGAGE

Kerri tells you at to keep up with new trends of posting volunteer opportunities. She give you a few great social media tools to use when seeking opportunitites, and accounts to check out. 

By: Kerri Jesson 3812 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer Profile: That’s Just Me

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A great volunteer profile has been added to the ENGAGE Blog. Biljana Tepic shares her story volunteering for That's Just Me. Read on to hear about a personal volunteer experience for a great program!

By: Biljana Tepic 5928 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteering for Newbies – It’s Better Late Than Never

Life Experience

Find out all the great reasons why you should start volunteering! Sabrina shares her personal experience about how she made her start and how you can do the same. 

By: Sabrina Azaria 2934 reads | 0 comments
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Ten Reasons to Make Getting ENGAGED Your New Year’s Resolution

Life Experience

Need a reason to volunteer? Lauren has 10 of them in her hilarious yet informative article! Read on to see why you should start getting engaged in your community today!

By: Lauren Kresowaty 4551 reads | 0 comments
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Be Inspired: Volunteer for We Day Vancouver

Event Summaries

Learn about the awesome event, We Day! Kerri talks about her experience volunteering, its bonuses and why you should do it. Read on to find out how this one event can leave you inspired to change the world!

By: Kerri Jesson 6277 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteering for the City of Surrey

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Learn about how you can get involved in the Surrey community. Give back between classes or on the weekends! Kerri has provided a few great resources for those seeking opportunities in Surrey.

By: Kerri J 5162 reads | 0 comments
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Getting Started with Involvement: A Guide to Finding Volunteer Opportunities Through SFU

ENGAGE

Kerri gives you the low-down on how to get started volunteering! Hear all about the places she recommends to start your search and follow her step-by-step guide! Read on to discover how you can find all the perfect volunteer opportunities waiting for you!

By: Kerri Jesson 3785 reads | 0 comments
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The Now World Wide Problem: AIDS

Volunteering

Selva talks about world AIDS day and the importance of learning about AIDS. Read on to learn a little bit about AIDS and find out why raising awareness is crucial. Also find out how you can help, especially in your community. 

By: Selva Bayat 3727 reads | 0 comments
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Why Are There No Volunteer Positions for Chinese Teachers?

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Rui brings up a thought-provoking point; why are there no volunteer positions for Chinese teachers? Read on to find out her thoughts on why this area deserves some attention!

By: Rui Wang 3758 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer Your Way to Success!

ENGAGE

Whether you are in your last semester or just starting school, thinking about graduation and what comes after is never too far from any student’s mind.  Worrying about what sort of career you want or how to get your dream job tends to weigh heavily on the minds of a lot of undergraduate and graduate students.

By: Rya Kobewka 4619 reads | 0 comments
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Be “Someone to Talk to” with YouthInBC.com

Volunteering

Lauren details the importance of volunteering with youth and how you can apply. She gives tons of resources about how you can get involved today!

By: Lauren K 4693 reads | 0 comments
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The Wonder of One-Day Volunteer Opportunities:

ENGAGE

Kerri talks all about how you can get involved even if you don't have a lot of time! She highlights the benefits and even ways that you can find opportunities. Read on to find out more.

By: Kerri Jesson 5045 reads | 0 comments
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