We need volunteers for our upcoming Summer Day Camp! CRRS Project Shine has partnered with Vancouver Urban Ministries to run a free local Summer Day Camp for inner-city kids in the East Vancouver Strathcona area.

Apply to be a volunteer

Camp Details

  • Date: August 15-19, 2022 (Monday to Friday)
  • Time: 10:00am – 3:00 pm (PST)
  • Ages: Grade 1 – 6
  • Venue: Chinatown Peace Church (375 E.Pender Street, Vancouver)
  • Activities – music, stories, outdoor games, dance & exercise, making arts & crafts and more!
  • Masks are highly encouraged, masks and hand sanitizers will be provided.
  • FREE Lunch and Snack (individually wrapped) will be provided for volunteers.

Volunteer’s requirement

  • You must be 16 years or older
  • Must attend
    • Online training (via Zoom)
    • Camp set up session (August 14 – Sunday afternoon)
  • Criminal Record Check – We will provide a volunteer’s letter for you.
  • Must commit to 3 – 5 days of the camp. Ideally, 5 days would be best but no less than 3 days of commitment. Consistency and relationship building is important for the kids.
  • Volunteer hours: 9:00am – 3:45pm (including set up, clean up and debrief)
  • Commute: you are required to commute to the camp location in the Strathcona area in Vancouver.
  • You will receive a reference letter for your volunteer hours upon request.


Esther Leung 604-435-5486 (esther@crrs.org
David Innes 778-319-2214 (david@myvum.ca)

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