What is the Community Information & Volunteer Centre?

We act as the gateway to community information and volunteer opportunities from Lake Country to Peachland by:

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  • Maintaining ‘first stop’ computer access to region-wide information about community groups, government programs and health services as well as the volunteer opportunities they offer
  • Answering telephone and email questions from people who need resources or want to volunteer their time
  • Partnering with organizations that need publications prepared
  • Submitting a regular newspaper column to promote volunteerism
  • Preparing a monthly bulletin to inform not-for-profit agencies about current information
  • Organizing training sessions about volunteer management and other timely topics
  • Providing leadership in organizing the annual Okanagan Volunteer Opportunities Fair