Volunteer Salmo

Looking to Volunteer?  Need Volunteers or New Members?  Welcome to Volunteer Salmo!

Volunteer Salmo is a directory that connects volunteer organizations with community members looking to join an organization or volunteer for a special event.

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Complete this Volunteer Request Form and return it to us by email, fax or in person and we’ll create an ad for your organization on this website. Those looking to volunteer can then contact your organization directly.

This is a free service, but please be sure to let us know when your position has been filled.

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National Volunteer Week April 7 – 13, 2019 celebrates

The Volunteer Factor – Lifting Communities“.

This year, four of Salmo Valley’s outstanding volunteers were honoured with a Salmo Valley Volunteer Long Service Award at the Tuesday, April 9th Council meeting at SVYCC .  This award is given to Individuals who have made significant volunteer contributions to the community for a period of at least 10 years.

The Village is proud to be celebrating National Volunteer Week by recognizing the significant contributions these dedicated volunteers have made to our community over many, many years. This year’s honorees are:

Melanie Mobbs – Over the years Melanie’s many accomplishments include, but are not limited to, being Founding Director, President, Treasurer, grant writer and coordinator for the Salmo Valley Youth & Community Centre Society; volunteering with the Salmo Community Literacy committee, Salmo Public Library, Emergency Social Services, Salmo Valley Pool Society, Salmo SS jr. boys basketball, swim team, and the Salmo Child Care Society.

Margaret MacDonald – Margaret has volunteered for many Salmo organizations including the Salmo Recreation Commission, the Ladies Curling Club, the Salmo Rink Association and the Salmo Ski Hill and was one of the original directors that incorporated West Kootenay Minor Softball after many years running it without an actual society.

Ian McInnes – In has been actively involved as a volunteer with the Salmo District Golf Coursd as President, Vice-President or board member since the 1970’s. Coached girls softball and volunteered for many years for the Salmo Curling Rink and Junior Curling, Salmo Ski Hill, Salmo Recreation Commission and Trail Horseman Society.

Wayne Gibbon – Wayne has volunteered with the Salmo fire Department for over 42 years!  He is a valuable resource that the department can always rely on, sharing his knowledge with new recruits, at fire and crash sites and always being counted on to show up.

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Links to Volunteer Support Organizations & Resources

Volunteer Canada  – Honour your volunteers with rewards from the Volunteer Canada store.

Volunteer BC