Volunteer

Aldergrove Fair volunteer Mike Robinson getting ready for the next event - the Aldergrove Canada Day Parade. (Aldergrove Star Files)

‘Volunteering is what keeps social groups together; it is a human way of saying I care’

Aldergrove resident Mike Robinson talks about the importance of lending a hand in the community

 

The Springman siblings sell treats at a stand in rural Aldergrove. (Special to The Star)

Aldergrove siblings run roadside stand to raise funds for impoverished children

The Springmans sell veggies, shaved ice, flowers, and crafts at 248th Street and Robertson Crescent

 

Dwight Storring of Kitchener, Ont. aired ‘Dog’s Best Friend’ on YouTube at the end of January to bring awareness to the efforts made by ElderDog Canada. (screen grab)

‘Man’s Best Friend:’ Documentary highlights non-profit that helps seniors with dog care

Volunteer-run ElderDog offers its free services to seniors in Langley

 

Walnut Grove’s Marjorie and John Sutherland have been using ElderDog services since July 2019 to help get their 14-year-old pup Maggie some outdoor time. (Christina Saremba/Special to Langley Advance Times)

PHOTOS: Non-profit helps Langley seniors with dog care

ElderDog offers seniors assistance with their dog’s daily activities

Walnut Grove’s Marjorie and John Sutherland have been using ElderDog services since July 2019 to help get their 14-year-old pup Maggie some outdoor time. (Christina Saremba/Special to Langley Advance Times)
The volunteer role of a parent at Peace Arch Elementary is under review by the district. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Elementary school coaching by White Rock volunteer with criminal past questioned

School district says a review of volunteer at Peace Arch Elementary underway

The volunteer role of a parent at Peace Arch Elementary is under review by the district. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Langley Advance Times files

Township of Langley’s volunteer appreciation event postponed for 2020

Spokesperson said volunteers will be notified and recognized for their efforts individually

Langley Advance Times files
VIDEO: Langley City council says ‘Mahalo’ to volunteers with Hawaiian-themed celebration Tuesday night

VIDEO: Langley City council says ‘Mahalo’ to volunteers with Hawaiian-themed celebration Tuesday night

Entertained by ukulele music and Polynesian dancers – hundreds gathered for appreciation banquet

VIDEO: Langley City council says ‘Mahalo’ to volunteers with Hawaiian-themed celebration Tuesday night
Bella Howatt was surprised by school hallways lined with applauding students and staff on Friday, bringing her to tears, following her last day feeding students – due to serious health concerns. (Shortreed Elementary photo)

VIDEO: Aldergrove students surprise volunteer who cooks them breakfast each morning

Shortreed Elementary breakfast program lead Bella Howat has had to step down due to health concerns

Bella Howatt was surprised by school hallways lined with applauding students and staff on Friday, bringing her to tears, following her last day feeding students – due to serious health concerns. (Shortreed Elementary photo)
White Rock Gymnastics’ Jenna McBain will be recognized for her volunteer efforts at the 2020 Sport BC Awards in March. (Contributed photo)

‘Heart and soul’ of White Rock Gymnastics to be recognized for volunteer efforts

Jenna McBain to recieve Presidents’ Award at upcoming Sport BC Awards

White Rock Gymnastics’ Jenna McBain will be recognized for her volunteer efforts at the 2020 Sport BC Awards in March. (Contributed photo)
Terry Fox Run needs volunteers

Terry Fox Run needs volunteers

The annual Terry Fox Run is looking for volunteers to help with upcoming event

Terry Fox Run needs volunteers
The First Capital Chorus entertained the crowd at the Langley City volunteer appreciation night Tuesday at Cascades Casino. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: What counts? Making a difference: Langley mayor

Langley City council once again thanked hundreds of its volunteers for their service

The First Capital Chorus entertained the crowd at the Langley City volunteer appreciation night Tuesday at Cascades Casino. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance Times)
Back row, from left: David, Chris, Toni, Dana, Garth and George. Norma MacInnes in front. (Samantha Anderson)

Volunteer Cancer Drivers Society founder honoured posthumously with $1,500 donation

Cloverdale’s Envision Financial branch gives volunteer award to the late John MacInnes

Back row, from left: David, Chris, Toni, Dana, Garth and George. Norma MacInnes in front. (Samantha Anderson)
Helpers needed to install annual Christmas display in Langley park

Helpers needed to install annual Christmas display in Langley park

The annual holiday display will be set up this weekend.

Helpers needed to install annual Christmas display in Langley park