Bishop Grandin Greenway Community Volunteer

Organization Details
Organization Name: Bishop Grandin Greenway Inc
Address: winnipeg MB
Organizational Description: Bishop Grandin Greenway Inc. is a not for profit registered charity formed to address the community need for improved history, health and wellness.
The volunteer board helps to develop and maintain a greenspace and trail along Bishop Grandin Blvd. We work to increase awareness, appreciation, and knowledge of the area's natural and historical value.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 5207
Description of Duties:

We are looking for Bishop Grandin Greenway enthusiasts interested in helping with outdoor maintenance, planting, assisting at events or joining our board of directors.

Formed in 2000, Bishop Grandin Greenway Inc. (BGG) is a not-for-profit registered charity in south Winnipeg consisting of community-minded volunteers who are committed to create, enhance, and conserve an accessible network of nature areas and public pathways along Bishop Grandin Boulevard between the Seine and Red River.

We want to inspire our community to Get Outside, Get Active and enjoy our community.

Skills Required:

Passion for our organization's mission and a desire to make a positive impact in the community.

Some events include our annual Spring clean up, plant and tree maintenance, weeding, general repairs.

Must be comfortable working outdoors during the summer months.

Interest in plants and the environment is an asset.

Have the ability to collaborate and work with a team

Organize and attend community events, workshops, and meetings to promote our organization and build relationships with community members.

Skills Gained/Related Careers:

  • Gain valuable experience in community outreach and engagement.

  • Make a meaningful difference in the communities.

Age: 16-17, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:
Flexible Hours

We have some planned events with a specific dates, but there will be other maintenance or events that you may join, depending on your availability.

If interested in joining our board, there are monthly meetings in the evening that can be joined in person or virtually.

Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
How to Apply: Email:
Closing Date: Sep 1, 2024
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