Volunteer Postings

Our work would not be possible without the dedication of our many volunteers.
Thank you for all that you do!

If you are interested in volunteering, please fill out this Volunteer Application Form  or come and fill out a hard copy at our Reception Desk.

You can contact aileen@gordonhouse.org with any questions about the volunteer program.

Have a look at our current openings below to see if something interests you.

Current Openings

Farmers Market Coupon Volunteers

Coordinate distribution of weekly coupons to program participants at the West End Farmers Market on Saturday mornings. Details/Apply

West End Family Place Volunteers 

A program for children under 5 years old and their parents/caregivers that features a variety of activities that promote healthy child development such as circle time with songs and stories, free play, arts and crafts, and parenting. Details/Apply

Community Lunch Volunteers

Everyone is invited to lunch at Gordon Neighbourhood House. Community Lunches are an opportunity for community members to enjoy a meal together, meet new people, and catch up with friends in a casual environment. Details/Apply 

Chop n’ Chat Volunteers

Chop n’ Chat is a weekly Thursday social where a group of volunteers get together to hang out and prepare tasty dishes which will then be served at the Friday Food Hub the following day. This program runs from 3-6pm and is led by our very own Gordon House chef. Details/Apply

Community Advisory Board

Are you interested in developing a strategic plan for Gordon Neighbourhood House? Working with GNH to provide leadership in the local community? Ensuring that the direction of GNH is in keeping with current and future needs in Vancouver’s West End? Details/Apply

Attic Thrift Store Team Member

We are looking for an outgoing volunteer who is available for a regular (weekly) shift(s) helping out in the Attic Thrift Store at Gordon Neighbourhood House. It’s a great opportunity to meet people, gain some valuable communication and customer service skills! Details/Apply

Outreach and Awareness Volunteer

Gordon Neighbourhood House coordinates many programs and initiatives in the West End. We need help promoting our organization in the community. Details/Apply

Young Ideas Team

The YI Initiative is a group of volunteers who organize events, activities and workshops focused on facilitating opportunities for connection of those in our community that are between the ages of 20 and 39. Young Ideas have hosted soccer at the beach meet-ups, a 90s hip-hop themed pop-up pub and drag queen bingo. The Young ideas program continues to gain momentum as the number of participants increase with each event and activity. Details/Apply

Food Hub Volunteer

We are looking for an outgoing volunteer who is available every Friday (except the last Friday of the month) from 9am-2pm for the Community Food Hub. Details/Apply

If you are interested in volunteering, fill out a Volunteer Application form.