I want to find ways to give back to my community as my community has done so much for me. I truly believe that the more you give the more you have.
Why I volunteered here: Great Way Martial Arts had taught me many great life lessons and taught me how to defend myself. I wanted to give back by helping the younger generation of Martial Artists become successful in life and in the dojo.
Why I volunteered here: For years talented musicians in the community have taught me music. It feels right to start giving back and showing my gratitude for the music community.
Impact: Help to coordinate the Sierra Okanagan Local Group and connect local communities with nature
Why I volunteered here: I wanted to support and help rehabilitate Japan after the devastating tsunami that hit
Why I volunteered here: I came to understand that there are many people in my community who depend on the food bank. I wanted to support the food bank and support my community. The Food Bank is also a very positive environment that I am happy to be apart of.
Why I volunteered here: The Fort MacMurray fire not only devastated the citizens of Fort Mac, but many families in Canada. I wanted to raise awareness for the fire as well as raise money toward its restoration. This event also encouraged students in my school to volunteer.
Impact: Absolutely necessary position in order to conduct the races in a timely fashion.
Impact: Help take down decorations!! :)
Impact: Help create a healthy, hunger free community
Impact: Create and maintain a safe, clean and fun festival site.
Why I volunteered here: A local musician and musical enthusiast wrote an original musical and I wanted to be apart of bringing it to life. My volunteering as an actor, I was able to mentor younger actors and learn from the experienced actors and work as a team.