WANTED: Youth Delegates for the UN Climate Change Conference: June 1-11, 2020.

The British Columbia Council for International Cooperation (BCCIC) is excited to announce the opening of applications for youth delegates to United Nations Climate Change Conference SB-52. Building off the success of 2019’s SB-50 delegation and the COP-25 delegation, BCCIC is looking to continue empowering youth voices in the international climate negotiation space. This year’s intersessional…

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SFU Talk: Overcoming Inequality Featuring Richard Wilkinson

Featuring Richard Wilkinson THU APR 2 | 7:00 PM (doors open 6:00 PM) FREE tickets with registration Queen Elizabeth Theatre SFU Public Square and Vancity are proud to present the keynote event for the 2020 Community Summit Overcoming Inequality, featuring epidemiologist Richard Wilkinson, one of the world’s leading experts on the impacts of inequality and…

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Join the Spirit Week Clothing Swap!

Hey Upper School: Stop FAST FASHION! For Spirit Week 2020, we are trying to get our community engaged in more sustainable and responsible consumption. Fast fashion makes shopping for clothes more affordable, but it comes at a big environmental cost. The fashion industry produces 10% of all humanity’s carbon emissions, is the second-largest consumer of…

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Spirit Week 2020 Starts Next Week: For a Better Future

This year’s Spirit Week 2020, from March 9-13, is all about taking on sustainability and our our community! We are focusing on raising awareness and engagement this week around responsible consumption and production.We want our community to take a close look at our (over)consumption, waste and recycling behaviours and take action to make things better….

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Neonology Diversity Leadership Camp

Neonology is an award-winning series of workshops that focuses on demonstrating the power we have to stop discrimination and racism in our communities. The Centre for Diversity and Innovation (CDI) are having a FREE Spring Neonology Leadership Camp from March 16th to 19th. It’s a great opportunity for youth to connect with others, engage in…

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UBC engineering events for girls!

UBC Engineering is making a difference in the world. Our Professors, students and alumni are devising solutions to real-world issues. Whether it is finding solutions for the climate emergency at the Clean Energy Research Centre, helping rebuild communities after international emergencies, like alumni Sara Badiei, or simply taking an Electrical Engineering course (ELEC 371) to develop hands-on solutions for…

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Save Our Shores! #Environment #Eco #Leadership

Join the North Vancouver Save Our Shores Society North Vancouver Save Our Shores Society (SOS): a community group of volunteers dedicated to protecting, restoring and enhancing our North Vancouver District waterfront and foreshore. For a number of years, SOS has been active as an advocacy group, pressing for the responsible stewardship and use of the…

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Take on Invasive Species on the North Shore! #Eco #Environment

Volunteer with the Lighthouse Park Preservation Society Lighthouse Park Preservation Society: a membership-based non-profit organization formed in 1998 to protect the natural integrity of Lighthouse Park; to promote public awareness of its natural features and to support the development of biological zones near the park boundaries. Email: lighthouseparkps@gmail.com Website: www.lpps.ca VOLUNTEER TITLE: Volunteer Weed and…

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VOLUNTEERS WANTED: Lynn Valley Care Centre

The Volunteer Program at Lynn Valley Care Centre is looking for volunteers in G10-12! Volunteer jobs for students include: visiting elderly residents one-on-one and doing simple activities with them escorting residents to and from the dining rooms for their meals helping with reception helping with the Arts & Crafts Program on Saturday afternoons Want to…

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Support the #EndFGM Canada Network

Checkout the student-driven initiative End FGM Canada at the student-hosted information booth this weekend to promote Zero Tolerance Day at Park Royal Mall, Indigo Entrance January 25, 2:00-5:00pm

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Sign up for IGNIGHT RRS Fri Nov 22-23 2019! REGISTRATION DEADLINE EXTENDED

Hey Middle School! SSAC and the IGNIGHT Team is super excited to launch our annual overnight 2019 IGNIGHT event at Mulgrave which is held this year on Fri Nov 22 to Sat Nov 23 — starting at 4.30 PM on Friday and ending Saturday by 8.00 AM. The IGNIGHT participant registration is still open with an extended registration deadline to MONDAY,…

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Supporting #GirlForce: Unscripted and Unstoppable #DayoftheGirl

Today is the International Day of the Girl! Since 2012, October 11 has been marked as the International Day of the Girl. The day aims to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face, while promoting girls’ empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights. This year, under the theme, GirlForce: Unscripted and unstoppable”, we will celebrate…

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VOLUNTEER @NVanDistrict SEYMOUR FISH HATCHERY

Seymour Salmonid Society (Seymour River Fish Hatchery), North Vancouver For more information please visit: http://seymoursalmon.com/volunteering.php Contact: Sasha Gale, Volunteer Coordinator Phone: (604) 288-0511 Email: volunteering@seymoursalmon.com Website: www.seymoursalmon.com – please look at http://www.seymoursalmon.com/findus.php to see how to get to the hatchery (we can help with getting you up to the hatchery) and also the volunteering page. MINIMUM…

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Join SPARK GLOBAL PHILANTHROPY CANADA

SPARK GLOBAL PHILANTHROPY assembles groups of highly motivated students ranging from elementary school to post-secondary universities, who share the common objective of enhancing society. It provides them with unique experiences and unimaginable access to some of the world’s top leaders and philanthropists: President Clinton, Michelle Obama, Amed Khan, David Foster, Princess Salimah Aga Khan, Petra…

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