We desire to see our local city transformed by Jesus. This is through the intentional scattering and mobilizing of His church to see justice and empowerment advanced in our communities and around the world.
Local Event Volunteer Opportunities
Ride for Refuge - Biking/Walking Fundraiser
We will have two teams competing to fundraise for two of our local partner organizations. New Hope Community Services, they focus on refugee care and resettlement and the SA Foundation, they focus on restoring victims of human trafficking. The registration fee is $25, but the fee is waived if you raise $150 or more.
When: September 30, 2017 (9am-2pm)
Where: Fort Langley [Starting at Fort Langley Evangelical Free Church]
We receive weekly inquiries for various service projects in the community, through different organizations and individuals in need. If you have the desire to serve people with your skill set, or profession (trades, organizing, cleaning, moving, cargo van, etc,...) sign up and we will connect you to the team that makes these projects happen!
Local Partner Volunteer Opportunities
Adopt-A-School Program - Holly Elementary (Guildford)
This program in partnership with City Dream Centre creates opportunities to work alongside schools identified by the School District as Inner-City and highlights the needs and risks for students. We have events throughout the year for people to serve and love these students and their families. We started this partnership with Holly Elementary in 2016.
Adopt-A-School Program - HD Stafford [Langley]
This program creates opportunities to work alongside schools identified by the School District as Inner-City and highlights the needs and risks for students. We have events throughout the year for people to serve and love these students and their families.
Adopt-A-School Program (Newton)
This program in partnership with City Dream Centre creates opportunities to work alongside schools identified by the School District as Inner-City and highlights the needs and risks for students. We have events throughout the year for people to serve and love these students and their families.
For The Love of Thrifting is a boutique-style thrift store that exists to resource the initiatives of the city dream centre. If you're interested in volunteering at the store sign up!
ISSofBC - Refugee Care (Langley City)
ISSofBC in Langley provides settlement services, mentorship and help with integration into Canada. We've partnered with them to start Womens groups and help with tutoring and integration in Langley City.
Mackie's Place (North Surrey)
Is an after-school program for at-risk youth that provides activities, life skill training, and an opportunity for the church to provide mentorship, encouragement and support.
Medical Team (North Surrey)
We have started a bi-monthly free medical drop-in clinic, in collaboration with Surrey Urban Mission in Whalley. A private, partially equipped examination room, has been set up to see patients. Please volunteer if you have any Medical, Dental, Nursing or Social Work experience. Experience with addictions is NOT a prerequisite …just a kind, open attitude, with eagerness to help.
New Hope Community Services (North Surrey)
New Hope welcomes and supports refugee claimants and immigrants through, housing, employment and community.
Project Aftershock (White Rock)
Project Aftershock is dedicated to assisting medical relief efforts in Haiti through sales at the Project Aftershock Thrift Store on Marine Drive in White Rock.
SA Foundation (Greater Vancouver)
The SA Foundation initiates the development of programs and services for women who have been or at risk of becoming sexually exploited or trafficked both locally and globally. The Vancouver Genesis project focuses on women with children.
Surrey Urban Mission (North Surrey)
Exists to serve the homeless and at-risk population in North Surrey, by providing meals and emergency shelter to those in need.
There is a huge need within both the Langley and Surrey School District for volunteer tutors. We have also started partnerships with multiple refugee settlement agencies who are in need of tutors for children and adults.
Wagner Hills (Langley)
Provides rehabilitation to men and women in addiction at two difference facilities, offering long-term care, spiritual and vocational training.