Thank you for your interest in the Oceanside Volunteer Association. Here's information on how to use our resources.
Any volunteer organization in Oceanside that needs volunteers can submit the posting to the O.V.A. for review by potential volunteers on our website or in our office. For this service, it is not necessary to be a member of O.V.A.
Download, complete and return a Request for Volunteer Form.
(Membership not required.)
However, there are advantages to becoming a member of O.V.A. Organizations that have paid membership fees may submit as many volunteer requests as they wish, the O.V.A. will carry out active recruitment to fill the positions. The O.V.A. maintains a data base of individuals who would like to volunteer and will phone appropriate individuals to inform them about the opportunity. In addition, a local newspaper provides free regular space for the O.V.A. to advertise new volunteer postings. There are also other services that we offer to member organizations. Please see "Our Programs."
For additional information about the advantages of Organization Membership, please see "Becoming a Member." If you would like to download the form click on the file to the right. Once your application form is complete, please mail, e-mail, or bring it into our office. together with a cheque for $50.00.
We welcome you to call the O.V.A office at any time.
We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia.