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Positions: Summer Camp Volunteers!
Summer camp: Camp Goodtimes (Canadian Cancer Society)
Location: Maple Ridge & Shawnigan Lake, BC

Since 1985, Camp Goodtimes has been providing extraordinary camp experiences for kids with cancer and their families, in a medically supervised, safe and supportive environment.

Every year volunteers create an unforgettable camp experience filled with magic moments. At Camp Goodtimes we are proud to have a diverse volunteer community varied in age, experience and background.

We have many volunteer roles at camp. From working directly with campers to more behind the scenes, if you have enthusiasm, initiative, and are dedicated to creating a space for kids to be kids, there is a role for you!

About you:

  • 19 years of age or older
  • Clear Criminal Background Check with Vulnerable Sector Search
  • Have experience or are interested in working with children, youth and families.
  • Enjoy working on a team and in the great outdoors.
  • Are committed to making a difference in the lives of families affected by childhood cancer.
  • Are available to volunteer for a 4-7 day session, overnight at camp in either Maple Ridge or Shawnigan Lake, BC.
  • Are available to attend mandatory training weekend in Maple Ridge, BC from June 8-9, 2024.

Dates Available:

At Loon Lake, in Maple Ridge

  • Tuesday June 28 - Friday July 1 — Family Camp 1
  • Sunday July 3 - Friday July 8 — Kids Camp 1
  • Sunday July 10 - Friday July 15 — Kids Camp 2
  • Sunday July 17– Saturday July 23 — Family Camps 2 and 3
  • Monday July 25 - Saturday July 30 — Kids Camp 3

At Camp Pringle, on Shawnigan Lake, Vancouver Island

  • Saturday, August 10 – Thursday August 15 — Teen Camp
  • Saturday, August 17 - Friday August 23 — Family Camps 4 and 5

For more information about Camp Goodtimes and to apply, please visit our website campgoodtimes.org and follow the links in the Volunteer Opportunities Handbook.

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jan 16 2024    ID: 69857