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Become a Volunteer

Join our team of dedicated individuals that are passionate about bringing hope and a future to youth and their families in the North End.  Whether you’re looking to volunteer on your own or if you’re part of a group, there are tons of ways for you to get involved in helping to make a difference in these kids’ lives.  In whatever area you’re looking to help out with, our hope is that your experience be both life-changing and life-giving; both for you and for those you serve.  Whatever your commitment level may be, let us know!  We would love for you to be part of our team!

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Current Volunteer Opportunities

Summer Opportunities:

Kids Drop-In
Thursdays from 6:00pm – 9:30pm, serving ages 5-12
Upcoming Kids Drop-in dates:
July 6
August 3
August 10

DVBS (Day Camp) Crew Leader
We’re in need of energetic and outgoing individuals to help run our summer day camps this year! As a Crew Member, you will help to lead a small group of kids, ages 5-12, through our morning activities of worship, gym games, Bible study and crafts, followed by a field trip in the afternoon. Must be willing to commit to one full week.  Lunch is provided.  Volunteer commitment is 8:30am – 4:00pm.
August 14-18
August 21-25

The Bridge Drop-In
*Regular Drop-In programming will resume September 2017*

The Bridge Drop-In if often our first point of contact for many youth that are connected with Inner City Youth Alive. We look to build positive and mentoring relationships with the youth through sports, crafts, video games, and by just hanging out with them! If you’re looking for a fun evening of hanging out and connecting with youth, the Bridge Drop-In is perfect for you!

Kids Drop-In
Thursdays from 6:00pm – 9:30pm, serving ages 5-9
Max Volunteer Group Size: 15-20 people
*Great volunteer opportunity for Youth Groups and other church groups!*

Pre-Teens Drop-In
Wednesdays from 6:00pm – 9:30pm, serving ages 10-12
Max Volunteer Group Size: 10 people

Teens Drop-In
Saturdays from 6:00pm – 1:00am, serving ages 13-19
Tuesdays from 6:00pm – 10:00pm, serving ages 13-19

Young Adults Drop-In
Mondays from 6:00pm – 9:00pm, serving ages 18-29

Clubs (Bible Study)
Mondays from 6:00pm – 10:00pm, serving ages 13-21
Unlike our regular Drop-ins, we run a weekly Bible study for teens. Looking for committed volunteers to come weekly and are willing to lead/co-lead a small group Bible study.

Maintenance

Calling all dry-wallers, painters, vehicle mechanics, clean freaks, and anyone who is willing to get their hands dirty in any way; we’re looking for you! Believe it or not, things break around here every now and then and we need help to keep our facilities in tip top shape.
Commitment: When available. Typically between 9:00am-5:00pm Monday-Friday

Volunteer Process

Due to how closely our staff and volunteers work with at-risk youth in the neighborhood, we require all new volunteers to complete a reference check and Criminal Record Check.  We’ll lead the way on that process.  For now, all you have to do is follow the sign-up steps below!  For more information, contact volunteer@icya.ca