Tags : Volunteer Lethbridge

Living wage offered at local non-for-profit

Living wages are being offered to some employees at a few local nonprofit agencies including Volunteer Lethbridge. A living wage is an hourly wage that an employee can earn to help them live comfortably and assist them in meeting their financial needs. Amanda Jensen, the Executive Director of Volunteer Lethbridge says it’s critical that non-for-profits […]Read More

Volunteer Celebration Gala to showcase best in volunteering

Volunteers dedicate their time for free and ask for nothing in return. It is National Volunteer Week and those who volunteer their time are being honoured. The 2022 Volunteer Celebration Gala is celebrating the best in Lethbridge volunteers on Thursday night. Amanda Jensen, the Executive Director of Volunteer Lethbridge, says in total 98 volunteers and […]Read More

SACPA guest says seniors facing even more isolation

Many seniors in our city say they are in need of a friendly voice or message through a simple phone call. The Keep In Touch Program run by Volunteer Lethbridge aims to pair volunteers with seniors in isolation. The program is currently seeking funding and donations to keep going. The Alberta Mental Health and Addiction […]Read More

Amanda Jensen seeking nomination for Alberta NDP Lethbridge-East

Another person has thrown their hat into the ring for the NDP Lethbridge-East nomination. Amanda Jensen has announced her intent to seek the nomination for the 2023 provincial election. Jensen is currently the executive director of Volunteer Lethbridge. She will square off against former MLA Maria Fitzpatrick and city councillor Rob Miyashiro.    Jensen says […]Read More