Friends Uniting for Nature Society

FUN Society is an innovative “action-tank” working to redefine the very meaning of education. We believe that the purpose of education is to raise a society of good people with open, active minds and beautiful hearts.

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#3 - 1441 Store St
Victoria, BC V8W 3J6
Canada

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Lucas Ker

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250-891-1067

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Yes

Description of volunteer opportunities: 

Are you looking for a FUN way to spend your summer? Excited about working with children and youth? Remember having a wonderful time at camp when you were younger?

 

Share your passion for the environment

FUN Society is looking for volunteers for an innovative and exciting camp – one of the first day camps in the Victoria area to focus on leadership and sustainability in our daily lives. (Visit www.funsociety.ca for more information on the program). We are looking for enthusiastic and inspiring people to share their time with us this summer!

Volunteering with FUN Camps will give you the opportunity for a meaningful summer experience and provide you with:

* Leadership skills and mentorship experience with a diverse group of youth

* An opportunity to meet new people, get outside and have FUN!

* An opportunity to affect change, be inspired and inspire others!

 

Possible Responsibilities:

* Assist in all camp activities and games

* Provide mentorship to youth

* Supervise and lead groups during field trips

* Teach youth about sustainability and the environment

* Assist with the documentation of FUN Camps through taking photographs and videos

 

FUN Camps operate in the Greater Victoria area from July 4th to September 2nd. We ask for a minimum commitment of one week (five days) during the summer.

 

Volunteers are required to be:

* Positive, energetic, compassionate and of course, FUN!!

* Age 17+ (Are you under the age of 17? Register for our Peer Leader Program on our website!)

If you are interested in volunteering or if you have any questions please email info@funsociety.ca.ca

Programs

FUN Camps: Pearson College

Your child may think they’re just having a great time paddling a kayak or riding a horse, but they’re actually connecting with the natural world and learning how to become leaders who protect it.

Utilizing the FUN Approach, our passionate leaders work to connect  FUN Campers with their local environment, expertly pairing traditional camp activities such as hiking, swimming and interactive games with environmental education and exciting adventure activities including whale watching and zip-lining.

 

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FUN Camps: Victoria

Your child may think they’re just having a great time paddling a kayak or riding a horse, but they’re actually connecting with the natural world and learning how to become leaders who protect it.

Utilizing the FUN Approach, our passionate leaders work to connect  FUN Campers with their local environment, expertly pairing traditional camp activities such as hiking, swimming and interactive games with environmental education and exciting adventure activities including whale watching and zip-lining.

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Support for the Eco Learning Hive generously provided by: