ONLINE WEBINAR EVENT FOR YOUTH: Privilege and Inequalities Amidst COVID-19

Why are African-Americans and other minority groups suffering disproportionately? This talk examines inequalities highlighted in COVID-19 REGISTER HERE FOR FREE About this Event COVID19 is disproportionately affecting minorities in developed countries, while forcing millions in the global south to go without food and shelter. This talk explores how the current pandemic is highlighting existing inequalities…

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VOLUNTEERS WANTED: Weed Pull LPPS

The second weed pull of the season will happen this Saturday, March 7, from 9.00am to noon. WEAR old clothes and sturdy shoes and work gloves. BRING your own water bottle, please. MEET at the corner of North Piccadilly and Clovelly Walk (on the north side of the train tracks). CHILDREN 12 and under must be…

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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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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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ORDER NOW: Spirit Week Lunch – Bread & Cheese Truck!

Hey Upper School Students and Staff! As part of Spirit Week 2020, we will once again be hosting our annual Spirit Week Lunch with a focus on sustainability! We are excited to announce that this year we will be having grilled cheese and other delicious sandwiches brought to you by the Bread and Cheese Truck: “a chef run gourmet grilled sandwich food truck….

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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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Register for the Invasive Species Youth Summit!

Date: March 13 – 15, 2020 Location: Vancouver, BC Overview: The Invasive Species Council of BC Youth Summit 2020 will bring together over 100 youth Williams Lake, Kamloops, Greater Vancouver and across BC. Volunteers will be able to share ongoing volunteer projects, learn from experts in the field of invasive species, participate in enriching workshops and build their network…

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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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APPLY NOW: RBC Future Launch Community Challenge #RBCFLChallenge

What is your boldest idea to respond to an urgent local need? Youth (15-29), do you have a big idea to address a local need? The RBC Future Launch Community Challenge, through support from the @RBC Foundation, is open with grants up to $5k for youth led projects. Application deadline Sep 18!  Read more below!…

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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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