About
Volunteer

Central

We aim to strengthen volunteerism and the nonprofit sector in Red Deer and area, and inspire volunteering as a pillar in everyone's life; through education and training, matching volunteers to opportunities, engaging not-for-profit members and advocating for support to the volunteer sector.

Mission &

History

Our Vision: A strong, connected, and engaged community.

Our Mission: To build a vibrant, strong community by inspiring, educating, and connecting volunteers and organizations.

Volunteer Central brings people and community together to meet the vital needs of Red Deer and central Alberta. Volunteers are essential to our way of life and have a positive impact on the way our communities grow and succeed. They help build the capacity and resilience of our communities. We've served central Alberta for over 30 years and have cultivated and fostered strong partnerships with local, regional and national nonprofit organizations.

Through our comprehensive website, convenient downtown location, and relevant programs and workshops, we connect volunteers, non-profit organizations, and businesses to create successful volunteer relationships in Central Alberta.

At Volunteer Central, we:

  • offer a listing of volunteer opportunities

  • list non-profit employment opportunities

  • host training programs and workshops

  • develop corporate volunteer programs

  • promote and support community events

  • build capacity in the nonprofit sector across central Alberta

Board of Directors

Volunteer Central is a non-profit society governed by a board of professionals from several backgrounds, bringing a wealth of expertise to the organization. 

Kay Kenny

Chairperson

Lynne Mulder

Vice - Chairperson

Christina Verticchio

Secretary

Jerry Yu

Treasurer

Alexis Holmgren

Director

Jasjit Sidhu

Director

Krista Rechner

Director

Aisley Miles

Director

Ashely Nelson

Director

Gail Nowlan

Director

Volunteer Central is grateful for funding from

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