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.Vancouver, British Columbia
Kristian showed up on time, iwth great enthusiasm and was great asset to our dragon boat racing festival. Thank you Kristian.
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.