Registered Charity Number
867945123 RR0001


Oceanside Volunteer Association


About Us

"Connecting people who wish to volunteer with organizations that need their help."volunteer

Registered Charity No. 867945123 RR0001
The Oceanside Volunteer Association (O.V.A.) is a community resource assisting volunteer organizations as well as those who wish to volunteer. We promote volunteerism in the Oceanside Region!

Since May 2000 our organization has assisted over 100 non-profit organizations that depend upon volunteers to carry out their programs in Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Nanoose, Bowser, Errington, Coombs, Whiskey Creek and Qualicum Bay.

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The Board of Directors of Oceanside Volunteer Association has cancelled the 2020 Wellness and Volunteer Fair in accordance with the announcement by Premier John Horgan on Wednesday, May 6th prohibiting gatherings of more than 50 people until either a COVID-19 vaccine is found, broad treatment is available or herd immunity is developed.


Oceanside Volunteer Association is a registered Charity and relies on grants and donations to support its operations. We are most grateful for any amount that you can provide to assist us to continue our work.

How Can You Give to Oceanside Volunteer Association?

  1. By mail - send cheque to #2 - 692 Beach Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC, V9K 1S4
  2. In person - bring your donation to our office at #2 - 692 Beach Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC, V9K 1S4
  3. Donate online through Canada Helps - clicking on the "Donate Now" button will enable you to donateusing your credit card and you will receive an instant receipt from Canada Help for income tax purposes.

Receipts for income tax purposes will be issued for all donations.

"Check out current events being offered - see our News page!

Board of Directors:

President: Don Livingstone
Secretary/Treasurer: Carolyn Martyn


  • Don Livingstone
  • Carolyn Martyn
  • Dave Graham
  • Bill Dean
  • Rose Ann Daniel


Program Administrator               Georgii March

Administrative Assistant             Deana Thomson

Wellness & Volunteer Fair          Yvonne MacGregorbc govt best place

For information on news and upcoming events, please check ur News page.


We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia.

  Copyright Oceanside Volunteer Association 2020

  #2 -692 Beach Road, Qualicum Beach, V9K 1S4