Volunteer Services & Recognition

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering at Town events is a dynamic way to get involved and contribute to the community, develop new skills and meet new friends. Let us help you find your perfect match!

Upcoming volunteer opportunities:

  • Snow Angels Program - ongoing
  • Winterfest - Feb. 17

Details of the above events can be found on the events calendar.
For more information please contact the Blackfalds FCSS Volunteer Programmer at 403.885.6360 or volunteer@blackfalds.com.

National Volunteer Week

Mark on your calendars, National Volunteer Week April 19-25, 2020 and National Youth Week May 1 – May 7, 2020!

Do you know someone in our community who selflessly gives their time?
Nominate them before March 1, 2020 for the following awards:

2020 Volunteer Appreciation Event

April 23 | 6:30pm | Blackfalds Community Centre | 4810 Womacks Rd

Carol Simpson Volunteer of the Year Award 
Recognizes an individual who has exemplified volunteerism by being a leader through their actions.

Gloria House Mentor Award 
Recognizes an outstanding mentor in our community who demonstrates commitment to mentoring community members.

Outstanding Group Award (Adult category)
Recognizes a group of 3 or more people, organization, society or team who have come together to volunteer time involving leadership, innovation and creativity.

2020 Youth Recognition Night

May 7 | 6:30pm | Blackfalds Community Centre | 4810 Womacks Rd

Dylan Stork Youth Ambassador Award 
Recognizes a youth individual or group who has contributed to their community and been an ambassador for the community of Blackfalds.

Leaders of Tomorrow Awards (Elementary, Junior High and High School category) 
Recognizes a youth between grades 1-12 who deserve recognition for their devotion to helping others.

Outstanding Group Award (Youth category)
Recognizes a group of 3 or more people, organization, society or team who have come together to volunteer time involving leadership, innovation and creativity.

For more information, please email volunteer@blackfalds.com or call 403.885.6360

FCSS Snow Angels Volunteers Needed

 

The Snow Angel Program is a volunteer program that supports Blackfalds residents who require assistance to clear their snowy driveway and/or walkway.

As a Snow Angel you are committed to the same resident throughout the season and may adopt more than one resident if desired.

For more information please check out the brochure.

 

 

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