Youth Corps Service Week: Care to Colour

Type

Local

Time Frame

24 Feb 2017 to 11 Mar 2017

Project Partner

Youth Corps Singapore

Opportunities

Volunteer Coordinator

Closing date: 01 Feb 2017
Number of sessions: 2

This opportunity is open to those aged 18 and above.

As a Volunteer Coordinator, you will be required to oversee the event to ensure that the programme runs smoothly.

Commitment and responsibilities for Volunteer Coordinators include:

  • 9 Feb 2017 (Thursday), 7pm-10pm: Attend Teh Terik session @ The Red Box to learn about deaf community and SADeaf Igniters, first meet-up with SADeaf Igniters. (Highly encouraged)
  • 24 Feb 2017 (Friday), 7pm-9.30pm: Meet SADeaf for event brief, try out ice-breaker games, learn the painting of tote bags <venue: The Red Box>(COMPULSORY)
  • 10 Mar 2017 (Friday), 7pm-9.30pm: Logistics Set up at SADeaf <venue: SADeaf> (COMPULSORY)
  • 11 Mar 2017 (Saturday), 11am-6.30pm: Actual event leading & execution <venue: SADeaf> (COMPULSORY)

Volunteer Coordinators are required to have strong experiences in community service and have leadership experiences.

Start: 24 Feb 2017 19:00
End: 11 Mar 2017 18:30
Vacancy: 9 out of 9 positions filled
Location: The Singapore Association for the Deaf (227 Mountbatten Rd, Singapore 397998)
Skills: Event Management, Facilitation, Team Building, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
VC Briefing & Training 24/02/2017 07:00 PM 10:00 PM 3
Actual event 11/03/2017 12:30 PM 06:30 PM 6

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 14 Feb 2017
Number of sessions: 1

As a Volunteer Befriender, you will have the opportunity to learn more about the deaf community through interaction with SADeaf clients. You will partner with the clients and work together to produce a tote bag for the beneficiary.

Commitment required for this event will be on the event day, 11 March 2017, Saturday, from 12.30pm to 6.30pm. No prior experience is required, and briefing will be conducted on the event day for all volunteers.

Start: 11 Mar 2017 12:30
End: 11 Mar 2017 16:30
Vacancy: 55 out of 60 positions filled
Location: The Singapore Association for the Deaf (227 Mountbatten Rd, Singapore 397998)
Skills: Facilitation, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Care to Colour (Actual Event) 11/03/2017 12:30 PM 04:30 PM 4

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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.