A Walk To Remember (Round 7)

Type

Local

Time Frame

17 Nov 2018 to 26 Nov 2018

Project Partner

-

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 22 Nov 2018
Number of sessions: 1

Calling for youths with a passion for children!

Experience being a Volunteer Befriender (VB) at the Common Space for Common Good – A Walk to Remember this November!

As a VB, you get to buddy with children with diverse family backgrounds and be an older brother or sister to them. You’ll also experience the Jubilee Walk together and play the role of a tour guide as you visit iconic locations which constitute the past, present and future elements of the Singapore story.

Come prepared to befriend children on 26 November (Monday, 11am – 6:30pm)

Start: 26 Nov 2018 11:00
End: 26 Nov 2018 18:00
Vacancy: 7 out of 20 positions filled
Location: Various Heritage Sites in Singapore
Skills: Facilitation, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Actual Event 26/11/2018 11:00 AM 06:00 PM 7

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 15 Nov 2018
Number of sessions: 2

Calling for youths with a passion for children!

Experience being a Volunteer Befriender (VB) at the Common Space for Common Good – A Walk to Remember this November!

As a VB, you get to buddy with children with diverse family backgrounds and be an older brother or sister to them. You’ll also experience the Jubilee Walk together and play the role of a tour guide as you visit iconic locations which constitute the past, present and future elements of the Singapore story.

VBs should:

Attend the compulsory Orientation and Training on 17 November(Sat, 10.30am – 6pm);

Training Venue: 113 Somerset Rd @ The Red Box

Come prepared to befriend children on 26 November(Monday, 11am – 6:30pm)

Start: 17 Nov 2018 10:30
End: 26 Nov 2018 18:00
Vacancy: 35 out of 60 positions filled
Location: Various Heritage Sites in Singapore
Skills: Facilitation, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 17/11/2018 10:30 AM 06:30 PM 8
Actual Event 26/11/2018 11:00 AM 06:00 PM 7

Volunteer Coordinator

Closing date: 15 Nov 2018
Number of sessions: 2

This opportunity is open to those aged 18 and above.

Looking to hone your leadership skills and learn more about volunteer management? If you are responsible, outgoing and proactive, come join us!

Experience being a Volunteer Coordinator (VC) at the Common Space for Common Good – A Walk to Remember this November!

As a VC, you are empowered to create a positive volunteering experience for the Volunteer Befrienders (VBs). Besides that, you get to ensure that the programme runs smoothly and that the VBs and children beneficiaries enjoy themselves! Training will be provided.

VCs should:

Attend Orientation & Training on 17 November (Sat, 8:30am – 6pm);

Training Venue: 113 Somerset Rd @ The Red Box

Come prepared to have fun with the children on 26 November (Monday, 10am – 6:30pm)

Start: 17 Nov 2018 08:30
End: 26 Nov 2018 19:00
Vacancy: 10 out of 12 positions filled
Location: Various Heritage Sites in Singapore
Skills: Coaching & Mentoring, Facilitation, Volunteer Management

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 17/11/2018 08:30 AM 06:30 PM 10
Actual Event 26/11/2018 10:00 AM 07:00 PM 9

Station Master

Closing date: 15 Nov 2018
Number of sessions: 2

Are you fun loving, passionate and full of love for the children? Do you have a passion for acting or have past experience being a storyteller to children? We want you!

Experience being a Station Master (SM) at the Common Space for Common Good – A Walk to Remember this November!

As an SM, you get to bring life a character that represents the Singapore story and lead in exciting station activities with children! Costumes and scripts will be provided. So, put your acting cap on and come join us!

SMs should:

Attend Orientation & Training on 17 November (Sat, 8:30am – 6pm);

Training Venue: 113 Somerset Rd @ The Red Box

Come prepared to have fun with the children on 26 November (Monday, 10am – 6:30pm)

Start: 17 Nov 2018 08:30
End: 26 Nov 2018 19:00
Vacancy: 2 out of 8 positions filled
Location: Various Heritage Sites in Singapore
Skills: Facilitation, Team Building, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 17/11/2018 08:30 AM 06:30 PM 10
Actual Event 26/11/2018 10:00 AM 07:00 PM 9

Volunteer Photographer

Closing date: 15 Nov 2018
Number of sessions: 1

Calling for youths with a passion for photography!

We need YOU to help us document this important day for the Children of Big Heart Student Centre. Make them the star of the day!

As a VP member, your role is to take photos of different parts of the event as we go about enjoying the trails with the children. The photographs will be used for different materials as part of our post-event updates and future publicity.

VPs should:

Come equipped and ready with your cameras to click away on 26 November (Monday, 11am – 6:30pm)

VPs are highly recommended to be equipped with photography skills and preferably own a camera 

Start: 26 Nov 2018 11:00
End: 26 Nov 2018 19:00
Vacancy: 2 out of 3 positions filled
Location: Various Heritage Sites in Singapore
Skills: Photography, Videography, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Actual Event 26/11/2018 11:00 AM 07:00 PM 8

Logistic Crew

Closing date: 15 Nov 2018
Number of sessions: 2

Behind the scenes, we have our unsung heroes hard at work, putting together the little details so that our event flows smoothly.

Be part of our Logistics Crew (LC) at the Common Space for Common Good – A Walk to Remember this November 2018!

As an LC member, you are vital in supporting the overall operations of the event. You will take charge of the management of the heritage sites and assist Station Masters in the preparation of the venues. Without you, our soldiers have no armour or swords.

LC should:

Attend compulsory orientation and training on 17 November(Saturday, 10.30am- 6pm)

Training Venue: 113 Somerset Rd @ The Red Box

Come prepared to support the event operations on 26 November (Monday, 10am – 6.30pm)

Start: 17 Nov 2018 10:30
End: 26 Nov 2018 18:00
Vacancy: 5 out of 6 positions filled
Location: Various Heritage Sites in Singapore
Skills: Event Management, Volunteer Management

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 17/11/2018 10:30 AM 06:30 PM 8
Actual Event 26/11/2018 10:00 AM 06:00 PM 8

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Who We Are

Youth Corps Singapore is a national institution that supports young Singaporeans who are keen to serve the community. As the champion for youth volunteerism, it harnesses the energy and passion of youths to ignite positive change in the society through community service.

Bringing together Singapore Citizens and PRs aged 16 to 35, Youth Corps Singapore provides a platform for youths to learn new skills and meet like-minded peers, who aspire to go forth and create a better Singapore and a better world for all.

What We Offer

As a Member of Youth Corps Singapore, you can make friends with people like yourself at various platforms. Whether it’s health, education, or environmental causes, we offer a diverse range of volunteering opportunities and events for our Members, from community service events to regular volunteering.

Members can also join our Leaders Programme as Aspirants. We provide relevant trainings where you can take your skills and knowledge of service-learning to the next level, and apply them to a project to impact the community. You will also forge greater bonds with fellow Aspirants, and enjoy exclusive perks. When you are conferred as a Leader, you get to continue to develop yourself, initiate community projects and rally your friends to join you on a good cause.

The Red Box

Set in the heart of Orchard Road, The Red Box is a place for youths to gather, exchange ideas and take action to make Singapore a better home for all. Its name draws inspiration from the red box of Singapore’s Founding Prime Minister, Mr Lee Kuan Yew. It represents the late Mr Lee’s love and conviction towards creating a better Singapore.

The Red Box is open to all Youth Corps Members to ignite positive change in our community. Look out for various enrichment and engagement sessions at The Red Box.