Participate in the Mid Island Gives UN-Event!
Your favourite charity could win $500
It's the most comfortable event of the year!
No black tie or babysitter required. We won't judge if your slippers don't match your outfit. A glass of chilled pinot grigio and a gourmet lobster dinner will not be provided - unless that's your specialty!
We invite you to stay home, put your feet up,
and NOT purchase a ticket.
On December 18th, 2018 vote for your favourite Mid Island Gives Partner Organization. The winning orgnaization will receive a $500 grant from the Nanaimo Foundation.
Many local organizations offer exciting and interesting volunteer opportunities. Volunteer your time to help fulfill their mission.
Check out our Partner Organizations list and make a donation directly to one of these important causes.
Several local organizations are in need of items. Reach out to your favourite organization and request their wish list.
For nearly 40 years, Volunteer Nanaimo has been serving the community and Non-profit organizations in the greater Nanaimo area. Volunteer Nanaimo is a multi-service volunteer centre and provides several programs for Nanaimo Volunteer and Information Centre Society.
The Nanaimo Volunteer and Information Centre Society (NVICS), also known as Volunteer Nanaimo, has been acting as the central hub of the Non Profit and Volunteering Community here in Nanaimo since 1979.
Our mission; we commit to enhance the quality of life in our community by increasing the impact of volunteerism.
Our organization pursues our Mission by:
- Promoting volunteerism and raising awareness of the power of service.
- Building capacity of Non-profit and community based organizations along with the volunteers and their staff.
- Connecting people with opportunities to serve.
- Providing leadership and support with issues related to volunteerism, Non-profit and community based organizations.
- Delivering current resources, information and services to volunteers, community, non-profit and community based organizations.
Volunteer Nanaimo plays a key role in the development of volunteerism in the Nanaimo region. With over 800 non-profit and community based organizations we connect thousands of individuals with important volunteer opportunities in their community.
Contact Volunteer Nanaimo
E – 3148 Barons Rd
Nanaimo, BC V9T 4B5