Youth Corps Service Week 2018: Art-bilities with Launch Special

Type

Local

Time Frame

03 Mar 2018 to 10 Mar 2018

Project Partner

-

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 24 Feb 2018
Number of sessions: 1

Calling for youths with a passion for persons with intellectual disabilities (PWIDs)!

As a Volunteer Befriender (VB), you get to buddy with PWIDs from MINDS NTDC/Metta Home and be a friend and actively interact and participate with them during the art-making activities. You would also be able to cultivate your friendship with them over lunch.

VBs should:

  • Come ready to create art and befriend PWIDs on Saturday, 10 March 2018 from 7.30am to 1.30pm. More details will be provided to successful applicants nearer the date.

Start: 10 Mar 2018 07:30
End: 10 Mar 2018 14:30
Vacancy: 52 out of 70 positions filled
Location: The Red Box
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Actual Event 10/03/2018 07:30 AM 02:30 PM 7

Volunteer Coordinator

Closing date: 01 Feb 2018
Number of sessions: 1

No more vacancies!

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

As a Volunteer Coordinator (VC), you are empowered to create a positive volunteering experience for the Volunteer Befrienders (VBs). Besides that, you are to ensure that the programme runs smoothly and that the VBs and PWID beneficiaries enjoy themselves!

VCs should:

  • Attend a compulsory Orientation and Training on Saturday, 3 March 2018 from 8.30am to 12.30 pm at The Red Box
  • Come prepared to lead your VBs on Saturday, 10 March 2018 from 8.30am to 2.00pm at The Red Box

More details will be provided to successful applicants nearer the date.

Start: 03 Mar 2018 08:30
End: 03 Mar 2018 12:30
Vacancy: 5 out of 6 positions filled
Location: The Red Box
Skills: Team Building, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 03/03/2018 08:30 AM 12:30 PM 4

Logistics Crew

Closing date: 24 Feb 2018
Number of sessions: 2

No more vacancies!

Looking to experience what event management and support is all about?

As a Logistics Crew (LC), you must ensure that all the necessary logistics required are acquired and present during the day of the event which is important in facilitating the smooth running of the event.

LCs should:

  • Attend a compulsory Orientation and Training on Saturday, 3 March 2018 from 8.30am to 12.00pm at The Red Box

  • Come prepared to provide logistical support on Saturday, 10 March 2018 from 8.30am to 2.00pm. More details will be provided to successful applicants nearer the date.

Start: 03 Mar 2018 08:30
End: 10 Mar 2018 14:30
Vacancy: 3 out of 3 positions filled
Location: The Red Box
Skills: Event Management

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 03/03/2018 08:30 AM 12:30 PM 4
Actual Event 10/03/2018 08:30 AM 02:30 PM 6

Social Media Volunteer

Closing date: 24 Feb 2018
Number of sessions: 2

Do you love to post pictures and stories on Instagram? Why not be our Social Media Volunteer (SMV)?

As an SMV, you will be involved in photojournalism on the go - documenting the event and capturing the heartfelt moments. Using your own mobile device, take and post photographs, short videos and IGstories with captions. You will also be managing the event Instagram account that will be pre-created for you, and uploading all the photos to YCS' Google Drive post-event for our records.

SMVs should:

  • Attend a compulsory Orientation and Training on Saturday, 3 March 2018 from 8.30am to 12.00pm at The Red Box

  • Come prepared to snap away on Saturday, 10 March 2018 from 8.30am to 2.00pm. More details will be provided to successful applicants nearer the date.

Start: 03 Mar 2018 08:30
End: 10 Mar 2018 14:30
Vacancy: 3 out of 5 positions filled
Location: The Red Box
Skills: Photography, Social Media Execution

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Trainin 03/03/2018 08:30 AM 12:30 PM 4
Actual Event 10/03/2018 08:30 AM 02:30 PM 6

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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.

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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.

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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.