Become a Volunteer

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We will resume with volunteer applications in February 2020.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Office and Administrative Support Volunteer
Time Commitment: 2 hour shift at least twice per month for 6 months
  • Front desk reception (answering phone, greeting visitors, receiving couriers etc.)
  • Clerical duties (filing, sorting, photocopying, scanning, preparing mailings etc.)
Gift Processing Volunteer
Time commitment: 3 hour shift, twice per month for 12 months. Training provided.
  • Proficiency with computers
  • Data entry experience an asset
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Events Volunteer
Time commitment: Various; your participation can be all day, part of the day or a four hour shift. You can also choose to be involved in pre-event preparation activities.
  • Golf Tournament (Typically weekday in June)
  • Community Cares Month (Various dates in September)
  • Starlight Gala (Typically Saturday in October)
  • Other Foundation Events (Various dates throughout the year)

We can’t do it without you!

Richmond Hospital Foundation is fortunate to have such a dedicated and passionate team of volunteers who generously give their time and understand the importance of supporting health care at Richmond Hospital. With more than 350 volunteers contributing nearly 2,000 hours in the last year, volunteers play a critical role in supporting the Foundation and helping us achieve our goals.  

No matter what their reasons or motivations are for volunteering, these wonderful individuals make such a positive impact in our community. We are so grateful for their commitment and energy!

To volunteer, please click here to visit our Volunteer Resource Centre and complete the application form. We will find the right fit for your interests. Please call 604.244.5252 or email us to learn more.

Note: If you are interested in volunteer opportunities within the hospital, or with the Richmond Hospital/Healthcare Auxiliary, please call 604-244-5310.