Vancouver's Leader in Transition toward Strong, Resilient, Complete Communities
Time: January 23, 2012 to February 7, 2012
Location: St. Mark's Anglican Church (a program of Kits Neighbourhood House)
Street: Larch and 2nd
Website or Map: http://www.kitshouse.org
Event Neighbourhood and Type: kitsilano, youth, programs
Organized By: Zsuzsi Fodor
Latest Activity: Jan 23, 2012
Kitsilano Neighbourhood House is on the search for youth aged 15-18 who are already or ready to be the next generation of movers and shakers in their communities! Although hosted on the west side youth from anywhere can register.
Youth Volunteer Skills for youth aged 15-18 with little to no previous volunteer experience will begin on February 7 and run for 10 weeks. Workshops and 15 hours of volunteer experience will engage youth in team building, communication, self-reflection, and community engagement among other topics.
Youth Leadership is for youth aged 16-18 who have volunteer experience already and are looking for some extra challenges and skill building. Program starts on January 31. Work on community volunteer projects for 20 hours and engage in topics like social inequality, the environment, the food system, and multiculturalism.
Register in person at 3683 West 4th, office hours are 9am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday. Cost is $25 including Kits House membership.
- Youth must be available at least one day after school other than Tuesdays. Tuesdays is when we run the programs.
-Both programs will be at St. Mark's Anglican Church at Larch and 2nd
- Youth must be able to attend AT LEAST 7 of the skill building workshops (Tuesdays 4:00 – 5:30pm). Youth Volunteer Skills starts on February 7 for 10 weeks. Youth Leadership starts on January 31 for 9 weeks.
- Friendly and enthusiastic attitude
For more information on Youth Volunteer Skills contact Julie Rieter 604-736-3588 ext. 33 or email@example.com.
For more information on Youth Leadership contact Zsuzsi Fodor 604-736-3588 ext. 31 or firstname.lastname@example.org