Multicultural Helping House Society (Volunteer Basketball Mentor- Vancouver)

Organization Name: Multicultural Helping House Society
Opportunity Title: Volunteer Basketball Mentor- Vancouver
Category: Sports and Recreation
Commitment: Less than 6 months, 6 months to 1 year, Ongoing Opportunity (> 1 year)
Start Date: January 26, 2019
End Date: December 31, 2032

  • Background/police check required
  • Appropriate for youth (i.e., less than 18)
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
  • Training or orientation required
Opportunity Description:




Multicultural Helping House seeks to reduce the barriers for youths to engage in physical activity. We are looking for mentors to create a fun and inclusive environment for youths ages 9-12. Volunteers will engage youths in various basketball related exercises at the Killarney gym every Saturday from 5:30pm-7pm.


  • Have fun!
  • Teach basic handling and fundamentals of basketball.
  • Mentor a youth leader.
  • Reinforce sessions with games and activities.
  • Share concerns, needs and successes with the Program Coordinator.
  • Communicate with youths ages 9-12.


  • Ability to communicate with youths 9-12.
  • Ability to impart fundamentals of basketball.
  • Comfortable working with youths.
  • Second language is an asset.


  • Volunteers to attend a training and orientation session at Multicultural Helping House.
  • Screening Interview with Program Coordinator.
  • Must successfully obtain a Criminal Record Check Clearance letter.


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