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Bursaries Still Available Right Now!

It's time to put all those great internship ideas to paper and start posting! There are students waiting to help your organization. There are over 100 bursaries available for the program year, the sky is the limit!

We are excited to annouce that SCiP will continue for another program year! There will be 1000 bursuries and internship spots available for students and organizations beginning August 2014 for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Visit the website for more information.


Volunteerville is a new initiative, launching in April 2014, that allows YOU, the volunteers across Alberta, to share your experiences as they happen. Start posting your volunteer experiences by using the hashtag #volunteerville on your Twitter or Instagram. Help us spread the word;  download the Volunteerville Promotions Package!

Get started by following Volunteerville on Twitter and Instagram!

VA Membership

Volunteer Alberta Programs


When you become a member of Volunteer Alberta, you gain ownership of your sector. As membership grows, the collective voice becomes more influential among Alberta’s decision makers.

Become a new member today!

OASSIS Employee Benefits

Cover Your Best Assets

OASSIS is a nonprofit organization that provides benefits to other nonprofit organizations with staff as small as one person. OASSIS NEW LOGOAccess to OASSIS is an exclusive Volunteer Alberta member benefit!

Learn more here.

Resource Centre

VARCFor years you turned to the Resource Centre for Voluntary Organizations for books, articles, and learning resource guides to help you run your nonprofit. RCVO now has a new home as the Volunteer Alberta Resource Centre (VARC). All the great content you remember is now even easier to find and access.

Access VARC now!

Sector Connector

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Sector Connector responds to the need for critical information identified by Alberta’s nonprofit/voluntary sector. Sign up today!

Volunteer Alberta is a capacity building organization for the nonprofit/voluntary sector with a provincial focus.


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Volunteer Alberta Membership

Volunteer Alberta is the only provincial capacity-building organization for Alberta’s nonprofit/voluntary sector..

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Sector Connector

Sector Connector is Volunteer Alberta’s bi-weekly eNewsletter. Since its first publication on April 19, 2007…

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Volunteer Alberta Programs

Explore the Programs and Services that Volunteer Alberta provides.

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Volunteer Alberta Blog

Through the VA blog we strive to collaborate with Alberta’s nonprofit/voluntary sector by facilitating a two-way conversation regarding issues directly facing the sector today.

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