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Volunteer with Us

Volunteer with Us

We value our volunteers

We are a volunteer-driven organization, relying on participation and contributions to maintain and deliver our programs. There are many volunteer opportunities within the House from helping in the kitchen to volunteering with house programs or assisting with administrative activities.

Volunteer opportunities are available during the day and the evening. If you want to have fun, meet new people, connect with other community members, build up your skills and give back to the community please join us!

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Appreciations

Our volunteer appreciations recognize the hard work and commitment of our Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House volunteers. They are a great chance to socialize and meet other volunteers, as well as celebrate the hard work and dedication that our volunteers have demonstrated in their engagements here at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House.

 

Voices of Change: Volunteer Stories

9:30 am

Mah Jong Drop-In

June 25 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Tuesday and Friday, repeating until June 30, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Join us for Mah Jong, a traditional Chinese game that involves skill, strategy and calculations as well as a certain degree of luck. Players range from novices to experts. Everyone is welcome! No formal instruction is offered. Cost $25 member or $30 non-member for 10 sessions. Drop in $3.50 for members. Drop in $5 for […]

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10:00 am

LEAP Nordic Pole Walking Club at our House

June 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until June 30, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Join this pole walking group for older adults and seniors. Meet outside Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. Free for members of Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. $1 for non-members. Poles provided. For more information, please contact Omnia El Shayeb: 604.879.8208 ext 112 OELShayeb@mpnh.org

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10:30 am

Seniors’ Canada Day BBQ

June 25 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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An image of the poster with event details, featuring a graphic of a fireworks display with the colours of the Canadian flag, on a black background.

Celebrate with us outside at the Park let Canada BBQ Day, enjoy our group photo booth, celebrate June birthdays, and enjoy a special BBQ lunch as we launch our new programs! 50/50 Tickets | Door Prizes | Bingo Cost: $6, or use the blue special event punch card Veggie option available by pre-request. Let us […]

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12:00 pm

Seniors Lunch & Bingo

June 25 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 30, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Enjoy the company of friends and a nutritious lunch and dessert or chef’s surprise, as well as Bingo after the lunch. Celebrate birthdays the last Tuesday of each month. Let Omnia know if you are celebrating a birthday this month. Cost: $5 per person for lunch or $20 for 5 lunches (with pre-purchased punch card) […]

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5:30 pm

Learning Circles Leadership Training

June 25 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until July 24, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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An image of the poster with program details, featuring a photo of adults of all ages and different cultural backgrounds gathered around a table working together.

This is an 8-week program open to newcomers and immigrants who want to further develop their community and volunteering leadership skills in Canada. Using a Learning Circle approach, the training will strengthen intercultural relationships and networking among participants. You will learn: Leadership, networking and community connection skills. Topics relevant to social change, gender justice, food […]

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6:00 pm

Mount Pleasant Ice Cream Party & Toy Swap

June 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Meet your neighours and break the ice over ice cream! Join us rain or shine for a scoop of Earnest Ice Cream, games, and a children's toy swap. Bring along your gently used toys to swap with new friends.

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Contact our House

Elizabeth McIllfaterick
Volunteer Programmer
emcillfaterick@mpnh.org
604.879.8208 ext 113

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