Volunteer Opportunities: LMCA, MLVFD

Volunteers are at the heart of all the things happening in our great community . . .

Volunteer Yukon

LMCA logoFall 2015 - We need volunteers for:

Got time to help with firewood, maintenance jobs or other projects?
Check in with Colin O Neill

Please contact Agnes or Colin lmca@northwestel.net if you can help.

There are always things to do, projects to be part of and just being out here!

Lorne Mountain Community Center
Paid and Volunteer Opportunities

We are looking for members to get involved with the Lorne Mountain Community Center. We are an excellent organization who provides quality services in the area of community recreation. We are looking for people who want to help us meet our mandate of:

Providing the facilities and recreational opportunities to promote a healthy lifestyle, encourage family participation, ensure opportunities for youth employment and training while supporting goals of sustainability and environmental responsibility.

Volunteer Positions

Volunteering at the Lorne Mountain Community Center is a very rewarding experience. If you are looking for ways to put the philosophy of “Thinking Globally and Acting Locally” into practice this is a great way to accomplish that goal. The Lorne Mountain Community Association is looking for ways to put the community back into Community Center and the best way we can do that is to help you get involved. Here are some great options.

LMCA Board Member

The present board is "small but mighty". Right now we are 5 very active, open-minded and knowledgeable board members and the board meetings are productive, enjoyable and of course have tasty snacks provided by Agnes. However, 5 is not enough - we need your help!

Responsibilities

  • Attend monthly meetings (if you are away we will miss you but continue on without you)
  • Contribute to the decision-making process about present and future Lorne Mountain Community Center business in whatever capacity you choose to volunteer for

Benefits

  • Obtain a strong understanding of the workings of an amazing community center
  • Be able to participate in shaping the direction of the Lorne Mountain Community Center
  • Know that your contribution is making a difference in your community
Membership Drive Committee Member

Lorne Mountain Community Center has a great number of users but not so many members. We are ready to have lot’s more people consider themselves a member of our awesome association by paying their annual membership fee and filling out a registration form. We are working on ideas about how to do this but would love some help.

Responsibilities

  • Join the membership committee and help develop ideas about how to attract more users to become members
  • Be present at events to answer questions about membership and collect fees and membership forms

Benefits

  • Use your marketing creativity in a very useful way
  • Make a great contribution to the Lorne Mountain Community Center in helping us increase revenue and community involvement

Contact Agnes at 667-7083 lmca@northwestel.net

Maintenance Committee Member

Do you love talking about tools? Can you not get enough of renovation projects? Well, we need your expertise. There are many jobs to accomplish to keep the facilities at the Lorne Mountain Community Center in tip-top shape. We need knowledgeable people to help create a 5 year plan for all the maintenance jobs on the facility and equipment.

Responsibilities

  • Attend about 6 meetings/ year
  • Help create the 5 year maintenance plan
  • Help organize the two volunteer work parties per year

Benefits

  • Hang out with a great group of community members and have animated discussions about maintenance and repairs
  • Use your skills and expertise to keep the community center safe for all the users

Contact Agnes at 667-7083 lmca@northwestel.net

 

If any of these positions interest you or if you would like more information please contact Agnes at 667-7083 lmca@northwestel.net or Ruth at 668-5871 ruthlera@northwestel.net

Mt. Lorne Volunteer Fire Department (MLVFD)

Contact: Fire Chief Colin O'Neill at 668-6613 and oneill.ce@gmail.com or Deputy Fire Chief Claire Desmarais at 393-1949 and cdesmarais@northwestel.net

Mt. Lorne Community Emergency Committee (MLCEC)

Contact: lmca@northwestel.net or 667-7083

Wildwood Music Festival

Interested in reviving the Wildwood Music Festival?

This successful little fair has fallen by the wayside due to lack of organizers. If you appreciate local music and art and would like to see this festival stay in the community contact Agnes: lmca@northwestel.net or 667-7083

 

 

 

If you can help, contact Agnes: lmca@northwestel.net or 667-7083

 

 

 

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