New Opportunities for Your New Year!

With the fall semester ending and the spring semester just around the corner, are you looking for a way to make your new year at SFU more exciting and meaningful? The answer is just a mouse click away! Log on to Symplicity and apply for a volunteer position, and you will be on your way to many valuable and rewarding learning experiences this new year!

No matter what faculty you are in, you will surely find an opportunity where you can gain the skills and experiences you need for a course, co-op position or part-time/full-time job. Wondering what types of position you can find on Symplicity right now? Read on for examples of volunteer opportunities you can find in various faculties…

Arts & Social Sciences
• Vancouver Symphony Orchestra – Student Ambassador
• Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver Foundation – School Mentors
• Gifted Children’s Association – Kids’ Program Presenters

• BC Lung Association – Special Events Committee Members
• Burnaby Board of Trade – Administrative Assistant
• The Elizabeth Fry Society of Greater Vancouver – Client Support Volunteers

• Goh Ballet – Communications Assistants
• Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention Centre of BC – Community Outreach Volunteers
• Salvation Army Harbour Light – Christmas Campaign Volunteers

• Richmond Art Gallery – Classroom Volunteer Assistants
• Pacific Community Resources, LIFT – Elementary Homework Helpers
• PLEA Community Services Society of BC – KidStart 180 Volunteers

Science & Environment
• Advantage Tutoring Services – High School Math & Science Tutors
• Vancouver Aquarium – Programs & Activities Volunteers
• North Canyon Improvement District – Watershed Protection Researcher

Health Sciences & Kinesiology
• Learning Disabilities Association of BC – Recreational Program Volunteers
• Department of Physical Therapy, UBC – Physical Therapy Patient Models
• Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland – Go Girls! Mentors, Healthy Body, Healthy Minds Program

And remember, you should apply for a position even if the organization is looking for student volunteers in other faculties! Why? Because your interest and passion matter!

For more volunteer opportunities, log on to Symplicity now and start exploring!