Classifieds are courtesy postings for housing, employment, childcare needs, “for sale” items, community volunteer opportunities and other miscellaneous items. Northview Community Church does not endorse these listings, they are simply a service to the church family.

All ads are updated on Fridays. To post on the board and online please email northview@northview.org by Thursday at 12:00pm to post your ad for four weeks. All ad submissions are subject to the discretion of the Front Desk Administrator.


Childcare

Employment

NANNY – We are currently on the search for an engaging, interactive and joyful nanny for our three children ages 4, almost 3 and 1 year old.  We are looking for someone with experience working in a nanny position, church children’s ministry or childcare setting and would ideally love to have someone with the history of education as an Early Childhood Educator. Hours would be between 20-40 hours per week consistently between Monday and Friday’s. Job duties to be outlined but would include, cooking for the children, cleaning for the home, crafts and activities for the kids and being able to drive them to and from school and activities (you would be able to use our vehicle but a valid driver’s licence would be required). We are looking for a great long term fit to be a part of our children’s lives! If you are interested please apply via email to livepacificlife@gmail.com with your resume, a cover letter outlining why you would be a great fit! (01/4)

PT NANNY NEEDED – starting mid January 2019, my family will need a nanny Tuesdays and Thursdays approximately 7:30 or 8:00 am – 5:00 pm at our residence in mission. You would be caring for a 2 year old (3 in March) and an 11 month old (1 year at the end of January). Compensation is negotiable. Please email Breanna at breannagoerzen@gmail.com if you’re interested. Please provide some information about yourself and a resume attached to your email. (12/21)

Services Available

Employment

*Please note that all nanny/babysitter opportunities are listed in the Childcare section.

CASUAL SUPPORT WORKER & ADDICTIONS COUNSELLOR – Want to do local ministry? Share the hope of Jesus? Have you considered working with women recovering from drug & alcohol addiction? Casual positions available. Support for training available. See L.I.F.E. Recovery’s website for information & our Job Descriptions: https://www.liferecoveryassociation.com/job (1/11)

DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS – 30 to 35 hrs. Arrow Leadership is an Abbotsford-based Christian charity that exists to identify, develop and network Christian leaders worldwide.  Since 1991, Arrow Leadership has been actively engaged in developing Jesus-Centred leaders to be led more by Jesus, lead more like Jesus, and lead more to Jesus. The Program Coordinator proactively seeks to maximize the impact of the Program Team through performing a variety of administrative and technical tasks and is a key contributor to the efficient operation of the Arrow Leadership Team. The Program Coordinator will exhibit proven skills in organization, communication, time management, computer programs and social media. In this position, the Program Coordinator will perform a wide range of office support activities as an integral part of leadership development in a positive Christian environment with the ability to contribute positively in a team environment, including a willingness to pray with the team and to contribute in devotions at team meetings. For more details, further job description and to apply please visit: http://www.arrowleadership.org/about-us/careers/ (1/11)

CASUAL/ON-CALL BUS DRIVER – MEI Schools: MEI is looking for casual/on-call bus drivers to handle field trips and cover routes as needed. A minimum class 2 BC driver’s license with air endorsement is required as well as Occupational First Aid Level 1. If you wish to apply for this position, please submit resume, references, recent abstract (dated within one week) and a statement of faith to Lorraine Wind, MEI Human Resources Manager, Mennonite Educational Institute, 4081 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford, BC V4X 2M8. Email: lwind@meischools.com (1/11)

FT ACCOUNTANT/ PT EVENT COORDINATOR – Christian non-profit organization, Music for Life Institute, home of the internationally acclaimed African Children’s Choir™ is currently seeking a Full Time Accounting / AP Clerk and a Part Time Event Coordinator. These positions are part of a dedicated team that experience the joy of working behind the scenes to help Africa’s most vulnerable children today, so they can help Africa tomorrow. For a full description of these positions please visit our website: https://africanchildrenschoir.ca/careers/ (1/11)

CARPENTER – Van Belle Nursery is looking for someone to join our team in this  full-time, permanent position. The Carpenter works with the facilities team to undertake and complete construction related tasks, projects and other duties as required.  If you are an experienced carpenter with strengths in finishing and have well rounded carpentry experience, we would love to hear from you. See full job details on our website at:   https://vanbelle.com/about-us/careers/. (1/11)

CLEANER – Team Toews Cleaning Co. is looking for hardworking, detail-oriented, reliable members to add to the team.  We pride ourselves on making cleaning day the best day ever for our clients and someone who is motivated by that would be the ideal candidate for this position.  Flexible daytime weekday hours, pay starts at $18+ per hour depending on experience. Must have your own reliable transportation. Text Laura at 604-764-7045 or email resume to teamtoewscleaning@gmail.com (1/11)

BIRD SITTING – Do you own birds/Have you owned birds? Do you love birds as much as we do? My husband and I need a sitter for Jazz and Blue, our 2 lovebirds. We are going away for 4 days in February (February 4-7) and for a week in May (May 1-7). Jazz and Blue get lonely, so we would prefer to bring them to your home to be looked after. We are new to Abbotsford and Northview, so we don’t really know anyone yet. Jazz and Blue really only need fresh water everyday and some attention. We will supply all the food and a clean cage.  (You would not need to clean their cage.) It could be a great way for your child to earn a little extra $$. If you would be willing to care for them, please email Verna at Verna.Lynn.May@gmail.com or call Verna at 587-257-0800. (1/11)

BOOKKEEPER – Are you interested in using your bookkeeping skills to help multiply God’s kingdom in Canada and around the world?  Multiply (MB Mission & C2C Network) is currently looking for a full cycle bookkeeper to join our finance team in our Abbotsford office (on the Northview Downes Road Campus). This full-time position includes account reconciliations, preparing and entering journal entries, donation processing, and more.  Experience with Excel and Microsoft Dynamics GP an asset. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to jefff@multiply.net. (1/11)

INTERIM NEW FOUNDATIONS PROGRAM COORDINATOR – MCC BC – This Coordinator is responsible for the delivery of a sustainable livelihoods program that involves a matched savings component for participants, and provides financial literacy, employment readiness, life skills training and community kitchens. There is flexibility to be based in either our Abbotsford or Vancouver office; training sites are located throughout the lower mainland. This position requires living out your Christian faith by serving others and advancing the mission of MCC as one engages with the community, program participants, volunteers and staff. This is an interim 0.8 FTE salaried position filing in for a 1-year maternity leave. Full job description and apply online by Jan 27th: mccbc.ca/openings. (1/11)

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION – MCC BC – As the CFO of MCC BC, this role offers financial expertise to all aspects of the operations of MCC BC and its subsidiaries, and will manage the various administrative functions of the organization. The position supervises a team and reports directly to the Executive Director. The individual will direct the financial operations including the handling and reporting of income and expenditures in accordance with proper authorizations and procedures, keeps management and board members informed of the financial status of MCC BC and the MCC’s in Canada, including the interpretation of trends and information, as required. This is a full time salaried position. Full job description and apply online by March 31: mccbc.ca/openings. (1/11)

SENIOR ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT – Athletes in Action is looking for someone to provide administrative support for the National Director and Managing Director. Job flexibility is available with hours and work location according to personal needs. The position is permanent part-time (around 25 hours a week) with the possibility of full time. If you have a love of ministry and administration, we would love to hear from you. To read more about this opportunity and to apply, visit http://p2c.sh/applyadmin (01/4)

PT DIRECTOR OF STUDENT MINISTRIES – The Life Centre is an intentionally inter-cultural church in the heart of west Abbotsford seeking to make disciples of Jesus Christ of all nations. We are a diverse group of people on a journey, growing and changing together. We long to be anchored by the truth of Jesus and to see things in a new way, through the lens of the Bible. The Part-time Director of Student Ministries’ Spirit-led role is to organize a Student Ministries team and program plan that will encourage the spiritual and relational growth of TLC youth (and visiting youth) so they will becoming increasingly mature disciples of Jesus prepared for adulthood. For more information about the position and about how to apply, please visit http://tlccommunity.ca (01/4)

FT MISSIONARY POSITION AS ARTISTIC DIRECTOR – Jesters Theatre/Youth Unlimited. As Artistic Director, you are responsible for staff, volunteers and families participating in our programs.  You are also responsible for promotion, partner development, fundraisers, hiring, training, developing and implementing strategic plans and guiding principles, and maintaining clear relationships and communications with community partners. The Artistic Director understands each aspect of the Jesters Theatre program and is ultimately responsible for successful outcomes. Classification Full-time, (40 hours/week) http://jesters.ca/now-hiring/. Applying Please send a cover letter and resume to Dean Klassen via email, snail mail or drop them off in person: dean@youthunlimited.com; #115-12975 84th Avenue, Surrey, BC V3W 1B3. (01/4)

FT CARPENTER HELPER – $15-18 /hour depending on experience. We are a small company that does concrete foundations and framing. We are looking for one or two hard working, responsible persons to add to our team. You will need to be reliable, have your own transportation (most of our work is in the lower mainland) and your own hand tools (full tool pouch), and able to work in a physically demanding environment. Some work experience in construction is an asset (reading a measuring tape and using a skill saw), but a strong work ethic and quick learning can be just as good as experience. If interested, contact David Turkstra at david.turkstra2186@gmail.com (12/28)

AGENT REPRESENTATIVE – The Great Commission Foundation (GCF), located in Abbotsford, is currently seeking to hire a Full-Time Agent Representative for a 15-month Maternity Leave. The Agent Representative provides first-line customer service and representation to Agents of the Great Commission Foundation. They facilitate CRA compliance and advocate for their Agents, providing assistance and resources to help their Agents thrive. Salary commensurate with experience $40 – $45K annually. For more information please visit: https://gcfcanada.com/employment/. To apply please email resume with cover letter as a pdf to hr@gcfcanada.com (12/28)

SERVICES OFFERED

HOUSE CLEANING –  Are you looking for someone to help out with your spring cleaning? I have 10 years of experience working in the house cleaning industry. I am reliable, hard-working, self-motivated and honest. I am asking $27 an hour. Move-In and Move-Out’s $30. References available upon request.  Please call Karen at 778 548 8486. (1/11)

WORK NEEDED – Recently relocated to Abbotsford from Kelowna. I am an enthusiastic creative outgoing person who is looking for some meaningful employment where there is a combination of standing and sitting.  I have experience in Event Planning, Custom Picture Framing, Seniors Companion and Home Organizing. I like variety and have a number of other skills to offer and love to learn new ones. I love children and Pets. I am ideally looking for part time but depending on the offer would consider full time.  Please contact me at 250-864-8643.  I have a small website for organizing if you would like to know a bit more about me, you can check it at www.aroundtuit.org.  (1/11)

ENGLISH TEACHER – Looking to improve your English? I am a BC teacher with more than 15 years of teaching ELL/ESL/EFL. I have my Masters in Education, Bachelor of Education and a TESOL certificate.  I have lived in both China and South Korea and taught in a varied of English levels from beginner all the way to advanced. I have taught early literacy (reading), comprehension, grammar rules, vocabulary, pronunciation, spelling, writing, and speaking.  I have taught primary students who are learning their alphabet to University students who have newly arrived to Canada and need extra support in their ELL/ESL classes. I understand that everyone learns differently, so lessons are tailored to meet the student’s needs. $40/hour. Students can meet me at the Clearbrook Library in Abbotsford. Afternoons or evenings. I can help you improve your English language. Please email me if you have any other questions or you would like more information. Deniseveer@gmail.com (1/11)

PIANO LESSONS- I have been teaching piano and music theory for many years.The lessons are individually and at your own pace. Adults, teens, and youngsters. Call Carol at 604-556-7102 (01/11)

WORK NEEDED – I’m looking for a long-term job in Abbotsford area. I have strong organizational skills, I enjoy creative problem solving, and I believe a good pun each day is a big plus in the workplace. I’d prefer to be in the Logistics/parts/warehousing arena, but I’ve always been up for a challenge if you have something else in mind. I have a forklift ticket, a class 1 license, and a First Aid endorsement. You can call me anytime at 604 504 3155 or look at my resume on LinkedIn. Thanks, James Kampen (12/21)

Housing Wanted

1 BDRM BSMT SUITE OR APPT – I am looking for a place to live in Abbotsford for January 1, moving from Saskatchewan. I am hoping for a place with a seperate entrance around $500 and $600. I am currently doing missions work as a pastor, and with the disabled. My number is  306 545 0194. (12/21)

Roommates & Shared Accommodations

ROOM AND BOARD – Room & Board in walk out basement- Looking for mature female that’s clean and respectful. $700 month. Private bedroom & bathroom. Semi private Kitchenette & Living Room (shared). Wifi included, laundry once a week. No smoking, drugs, parties, pets. We are a family with kids. Located East Abbotsford (Auguston). References required. Please email Tracy @ tracyrides@shaw.ca for more information. (1/11)

ROOMMATE WANTED – Looking for a quiet single person to rent a 1 bedroom plus den basement suite for $900/month plus 1/3 of Hydro, located in Aldergrove.   This includes wi-fi, washer, dryer, fridge, microwave and dishwasher plus one parking space. Private entry way with carpets in bedroom and den and engineer hardwood for open space area.  Suite is only 3 years young. Please text or call Joelle at 778-879-3631 for more information or appointment. (1/11)

ROOMMATE WANTED – I am an early 20’s male looking for a place to move into with a roommate. The place would have to be in West Abbotsford area, preferably close to the highway. If you have a place and are looking for a roommate, or just looking for someone to move out with, please contact Matt at matthewtaylor@telus.net or 778-598-2441. (1/11)

ROOMMATE WANTED – My name is Carrie,  I attend the Mission campus. Searching for  Abbotsford roommates. I’m leaving the Hope for freedom Society program and looking to transition. I will be going to school but firstly,  I’m a grateful servant of the LORD. You can contact me at : carriemiklovich@gmail.com (1/11)

ROOMMATE WANTED – 3 christian ladies looking for a female roommate to join us. Recently renovated with laminate floors, stainless steel appliances and large yard. No pets. Shared bedroom and bathroom. In-suite laundry. Just a block from Columbia Bible College. Located on George Ferguson. Rent $315 plus utilities. If interested please contact Alicia at alicia.kessler@hotmail.com or Annie at akschuss@yahoo.com. (12/21)

Housing Available

1 BDRM LEGAL BSMT SUITE – Renovated large open concept kitchen (w/dishwasher), eating area and family room. 1 large bedroom (walk-in closet and room for desk, etc), laundry/storage room and 1 bathroom with shower/tub. Separate washer and dryer. South facing windows, backs onto greenbelt and quiet neighbourhood. Sound barrier insulation and feature barn door. Located in East Abbotsford – Close to Sumas Way, Old Clayburn Rd and George Ferguson Way, walkable to trendy Historic Downtown Abbotsford. No smoking, drugs or pets. $1,100.00/month – Utilities and internet included. Available as early as Feb. 8th. Contact Daryl at wiebe.daryl@gmail.com (1/11)

CLEARBROOK HOUSE- Available Feb. 15th or sooner $2,700/ mo. 3 Bedroom 2 bathrooms 45 year old House (with updates) on approx. one acre of land. Suite in basement is rented by owner. This rental consists of all of the top floor of house (1700 SF) and lower floor Rec Rm (500SF) with a total livable floor area of 2200 SF. Also included in this rental is a double garage with a storage room with a floor area of 700 SF. The property also has a 1200 SF Workshop and a 2400 SF Quonset (usage to be determined with permission of owner). No smoking, no cannabis, no pets. References and proof of steady income/credit check required. Please call or text Ulrika for more info. (604) 970-2453. (1/11)

2 BDRM BSMT SUITE – Above ground, legal suite in central Abbotsford. Separate entrance. In suite laundry. One parking spot on driveway, more available on street. Suite would be perfect for a couple or single person. No pets, No parties and No smoking/drugs of any kind in or around premise (inclusive of guests). Rent of $1300/month includes basic utilities (not internet or cable). Available January 15th. References and damage deposit required. Please contact Marilyn at 604-309-6525 or email marilynfrsn@gmail.com for more information. (1/11)

3 BEDROOM TOWNHOUSE– New townhouse on Whatcom Rd in East Abbotsford. Available March 1st. 3 bedroom, 2 ½ bath, includes appliances. Easy access to Hwy 1. No smoking or pets. References required. Last month’s rent and damage deposit required. $2,500/month. Call Danny @ 604-841-9591 to set an appointment (1/11).  

1 BDRM BSMT SUITE – Newly renovated in east Abbotsford, off McMillan – steps from ARC. Included: separate entrance, in suite washer and dryer, full kitchen including dishwasher, wifi, utilities. We are a young family with small kids living upstairs. No smoking or Pets. Available as of February 1, 2019. $900 month. Reference upon request. Call or email Corryn 604-833-8690 or corryndyck@gmail.com. (1/11)

2 BDRM 1 BTH GROUND LEVEL SUITE – Sandy Hill area. Lots of storage – large 10’ shelved storage closet. Room darkening roller blinds in bedrooms. Soundproofing, sound board and insulation all around the suite. Large covered patio and level fenced back yard, for your kids to play or family BBQ’s. Two Entry doors, 6 appliances. No smoking, no pets. Utilities included. $1400/month, available Feb 1. Call or text Paula 604-505-9004. (1/11)

2 BDRM 1.5 BTH ENSUITE – Shopping and Mill Lake minutes from your door. $1400/month. Enjoy Mill Lake Park and shopping minutes from your front door. Situated next to Sevenoaks Shopping Centre and city transportation this 2-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom condo provides access to Abbotsford’s landmarks. Ensuite bathroom, external storage locker on same floor, secured parkade, onsite laundry on same floor, no pets, no smoking. Next to Abbotsford’s central bus exchange. 32950 Amicus Place, Abbotsford. Possession early as Feb 1, 2019. Contact Laurie (778) 549.2343. (1/11)

1 BDRM EXECUTIVE SUITE – Perched on the slopes of Falcon Ridge in East Abbotsford, this luxury 1-bedroom 900 sq. ft. suite is a piece of paradise. Wanting peace and quiet with a private entrance and covered patio, you’ll be proud to call this place “home”. The walk-in basement entry will allow you to enjoy a spectacular, panoramic view of Mt Baker and a manicured yard from every room. With hardwood flooring, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and custom lighting, the suite is designed for both comfort and class. It includes in-suite washer, dryer, microwave, built-in vacuum and more for $1400/month including utilities. No pets. No Smoking. Available January 15, 2019. For more details or an appointment contact: Dr. Dave Currie at 604-309-6426 or drdavidcurrie@gmail.com (1/11)

2 BDRM BSMT SUITE – Available February 1st. West Abbotsford near Ross elementary school. $1250 plus utilities. No pets, no smoking. In suite laundry and build in vacuum. Private entrance. References and proof of steady income required: 778-552 -8233 (1/11)

1 BDRM GROUND LEVEL SUITE – Available to view evenings and Saturdays. Move in date is Feb 9/10 weekend. 1 bedroom above-ground suite. Large windows with lots of light. Renovated flooring, paint, and baseboards. Bright, spacious kitchen with countertop stove and newer fridge. Comfortable dining area off of kitchen. Large living room with useable wood fireplace. Separate entrance, lots of free parking on street. Quiet residential neighbourhood, nearby downtown and all amenities. On bus routes to Abby, Mission, Huntingdon/border. $750 per month; all utilities included. Free wifi. Cat permitted, no dogs allowed. No laundry on site. No smoking/vaping/drugs, no parties. Family upstairs has loud, young children. Just so you know in advance and are able to live with it! Would suit a student, busy working person, or missionaries on furlough. Three references required. Call Elisa at 604-855-7780, 2 pm-9 pm; M-Sa. No texts, pls. (1/11)

1 BDRM 1BTH BSMT SUITE- Christian family has a small, but very nice suite available for rent which can come furnished or unfurnished. Located 5 minutes from High Street in a beautiful family neighborhood. The suite has a private entrance, full kitchen, and a washer and dryer.  Utilities and WIFI are included. It is ideal for a single person or a student. NS, NP, No cannabis products. Looking for a tenant who is clean and respectful. References required. Avail Feb 1st or sooner. $800 per month. For more details contact maryniuk@telus.net. (01/4)

2 BDRM GROUND LEVEL SUITE –  Available Feb 1st. Close to Yale Secondary, quiet, family oriented area close to all bus routes. Completely fenced back yard. Rent $1200.00 per month includes utilities, shared laundry room and 1 driveway parking spot.  Contact Joy @ 604-615-8640 either text or call, please leave a message.

1 BDRM SUITE – Older Christian couple have a 1 bedroom suite for rent – East side Abbotsford.  Looking for a mature female. Separate entrance and laundry. No smoking, no pets, no partying.  Wifi, utilities included. Available February 15. $950.00 per month. 3 references req’d. Call or text Val at 604-614-5232 (01/4)

2 BDRM 1 BTH APT (942 sf) for rent with in suite laundry and large balcony available January 15/19. One parking space included plus on street parking. $1450 per month plus utilities and $725 damage deposit. No smoking. Small pet negotiable. Clean centrally located building off Ware Street.  Contact Marcy 604-835-0655 or Paul 604-996-5187 jaloca1@outlook.com (01/4)

2 BDRM BSMT SUITE – This open-concept basement is located in the safe neighbourhood of Thurston Place. It’s close to 3 schools, several bus stops, shopping mall Highstreet, and Apollo Gym. This basement includes 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, a large living room, open kitchen, and seperate laundry. It’s full of daylight, with a large backyard to entertain guests, one parking spot, and has its own entrance. Non-smoking. No pets. Work references needed. For details contact 604-217-1316. Available by Feb 15. (01/4)

3 BDRM 1.5 BTH SUITE – Looking for reliable, short term renters from February-July. Clean, bright and spacious upstairs suite(1060 sq ft) located in a quiet neighbourhood on the west side of Abbotsford. $1400/month with utilities included. Contains an in suite laundry and includes access to a large deck and yard. No smoking or pets. Contact Ryan at 604 751 2683 or rm2warkentin@hotmail.com (01/4)

1 BDRM 1 BTH BSMT SUITE – available January 1st, 2019. $750/month utilities, gas, hydro, and internet included.  Located in East Abby (near McMillan elementary) in a nice and quiet neighbourhood. Close to Sumas exit (highway 1), UFV, grocery stores, shopping, and 10 minute walk from Abbotsford Recreation Centre. Suite includes small kitchen, 1 bedroom, 1 living area and 1 bathroom as well as shared laundry in the garage. Also a shared entry. Young married couple living upstairs with a dog. No smoking or pets allowed. References may be requested. Please send inquiries to Lindsay at lindsay_weinert@hotmail.com or text 226-338-0468. (01/4)

2 BDRM + DEN APT – Brand New! Never been lived in spectacular 1364 sq ft 2 bdrm & den, with glassed in solarium. High quality finishing’s include; granite counters, stainless steel appliances, wood cabinetry, wood and tile flooring, (carpet in bdrms,) air conditioning, 2 underground parking stalls, storage room, and building has exercise room. Cable and gas are included. Wifi included. No pets, no smoking of any kind. $1800.00 Available February 1, 2019. Call or text Angela 604-556-1222 (01/4)

COACH HOUSE – For Feb 1st . East Abbotsford 10 min to Center of town. (View of Mission Hwy). Coach House private entrance. 800 Sq. ft. Quiet neighbourhood. All amenities: Laundry included. $850.00 per month unfurnished (1/2 rent damage deposit required) $950.00 per month partially furnished. (1/2 rent damage deposit required) Contact John: seatosea2@shaw.ca (01/4)

2 BDRM ABOVE-GROUND SUITE – Beautiful, bright, fully furnished above ground basement suite available now. Includes in-suite laundry, bathtub and dishwasher in a quiet fenced backyard, nice neighborhood with access to bus stop. Located in East Abbotsford off Whatcom Rd.  N/S, no pets please. References required. $1,200 a month includes basic utilities (not internet or cable). Call Tricia at: 778-987-5493 or email attriciadumouchel@yahoo.ca for inquiries. (12/28)

1 BDRM 1BTH BSMT SUITE – In a quiet established neighbourhood in East Abby (Clayburn/immel). Close to Sumas businesses and grocery stores. Easy freeway access, one freeway exit from UFV. Has a simplified kitchenette, perfect for a single professional or student. Utilities included. Shared laundry. No smoking or pets. We are a family with young kids upstairs and will have some noise, although we do our best to remain respectful. Rented for $850. Available for Feb 1st. Please call or text Jesse 778-255-0569 or Michelle 604-302-1020 (12/28)

2 BDRM 1 BTH BSMT SUITE – Above ground suite in Sandy Hill neighborhood. Two private walk out entries; one from side of house and one onto covered backyard patio. Walk in closet in one bedroom, large closet in the second bedroom. Separate laundry, dishwasher, fridge, stove. Separate electric heating. Extra bar seating off kitchen counter. Open floor plan with large windows. No smoking/no dogs but indoor pets may be considered. Rent of $1300/month includes utilities and wireless internet. Available February 15th References and damage deposit required. Please contact Ryan at 604-309-9984 or email r_hiebert@hotmail.com for more information. (12/21)

2 BDRM 1BTH APPT – Newly renovated apartment on 3rd floor (top floor) – with vaulted ceilings.  New kitchen and bathroom and fresh paint throughout. Includes washer and dryer in suite, microwave, dishwasher, fridge and stove and 1 underground parking spot. 33400 Bourquin Place near Mill Lake, mall and bus route. Quiet non smoking tenants only – small pets will be considered. $1450 per month includes everything except tv and internet. Call Ron at 778 779 1915 – available January 1 or sooner. (12/21)

Community Volunteer Opportunities

TELECARE BC – Emotional Support for Hurting People. For people going through a challenging or difficult time in their lives it can be helpful to be able to talk to someone who has empathy and is trained in active listening.  Would you consider becoming a crisis line responder with the Telecare Crisis & Caring Line? Training begins Thursday, January 24, 7pm at New Life Christian Reformed Church, 35270 Delair Road, Abbotsford. For more information – training@telecarebc.com, 604-852-4058, www.telecarebc.com

LIFE RECOVERY WOMEN’S MINISTRY – Are you a single woman, mature in your faith? Retired? Have a heart for ministry but do not want to travel? Consider LIFE Recovery. We are a women-only ministry & we are in need of women willing to spend time in our second stage home, connect with our clients & mentor them as they reestablish their lives. Our 2nd stage home is in the heart of Abbotsford. Training & support provided. For more information, call Jeanne@ 778-808-5965

CANUCK PLACE CHILDREN’S HOSPICE: Canuck Place Children’s Hospice is British Columbia’s paediatric palliative care provider. Over 728 children living with life-threatening illnesses and families receive care from Canuck Place through outreach programs and two provincial hospice locations: Vancouver and Abbotsford. Services include medical respite and family support, pain and symptom management, 24-hour phone consultation support and in-house clinical care, music, art and recreation therapy, education, grief, loss, and bereavement counselling, as well as end-of-life care. Through the investment of the community, our talented team, and over 370 energetic volunteers, we make a lasting difference in the lives of children and the families who love them.

TELECOMMUNICATIONS VOLUNTEER WORK – We are a telecommunications company that does a lot of volunteer work for ministry groups. Some of the work is out-of-town, however, all your costs will be covered. Lately, we have worked at MCC-Powell River, Camp Squeah, Camp Homewood (Quadra Island) and Kawkawa Camp. The type of work varies but is mostly to do with communications. You will be able to handle tools, use computers, and climb ladders, as needed. We are looking for someone with a good work ethic, and depending on your attitude, this may turn into an actual employment opportunity. We will train the person, so there is no need to “hit-the-ground-running”.  Contact erling@myadtech.com with your contact info and general information about you. No phone calls will be accepted.

HOPE FOR WOMEN PREGNANCY SERVICES – Hope for Women Pregnancy Services in Abbotsford, BC’s fastest growing Crisis Pregnancy Centre, is in need of Volunteer Peer Counselors! We will be offering training in the new year. All necessary certification and training are provided for volunteers who qualify and can commit for a period of at least one year for 3 hours every week or two. For a volunteer package, please email laurie@hopeforwomen.ca or call 604-853- 0303. Please consider becoming involved in a ministry that is highly rewarding and life-affirming.

ABBOTSFORD COMMUNITY SERVICES – We are looking for volunteers to mentor a vulnerable youth in our community through Abbotsford Community Services with the Mentorship Project for 1-2 hours a week. Mentors provide a safe and caring place for youth to engage in positive activities and a healthy relationship with non-judgmental support. Mentors must be at least 19 years, able to commit to at least 1 year and access to a vehicle is an asset. Please contact the Mentorship Coordinator Alison Friesen for more information at yrcmentorship@abbotsfordcommunityservices.com or call 604.615.3847.

VOLUNTEERS FOR CHILD CARE – Thursday Morning Women’s Bible Study. We are looking for volunteers to watch children on Thursday mornings at Northview Community Church from 9 am-11:45 am. Volunteers must be 14 years or older. This opportunity will start in January 2018 to May 2018. Great opportunity for students who might need volunteer hours. Please contact Angela or Jen. Angela : amhilz@gmail.com or 604-852-8073. Jen: reganandjen@gmail.com or 604-309-3305

TABOR COURT – Tabor Court is an Assisted Living Facility in Abbotsford that provides care and support for over 110 seniors. Tabor Court, a part of Tabor Village, offers housing and health services appropriate to individual needs. Personal assistance and health care services are provided in an environment of Christian nurturing and fellowship. Tabor Court is in search of amazing Volunteers to: Facilitate Active Games and Mind Games with Tenants, Lead Music Sing-Alongs or do Music Performances, Help with Gardening around the building, Read to Tenants, One to One Visits with Tenants, Baking with Tenants, Assisting with Movie Nights, Assist with Serving Coffee during Coffee Times, Assisting with Food Services and Special Events, Assisting with Housekeeping and Laundry, Volunteers will participate in Recreation, Activities with Tenants of Tabor, Court, providing a warm environment where everyone who wishes to participate is welcomed and encouraged. Qualifications & Commitments: You enjoy socializing and providing “Care from the Heart”, You are interested in gaining experience working with older adults living in an Assisted Living Building. You are able to commit to a minimum of 1 hours/week. You are able to take initiative, work well both on your own and with others, and are committed to providing your volunteer services on a regular basis! Willing and consent to having a criminal record check completed before beginning of volunteer position. If you are interested please contact Tabor Court’s Leisure Services Department to fill out an application or call 604-859- 8718 ext. 181 for more information. We look forward to hearing from you soon!

TELECARE CRISIS AND CARING LINE – Do you have a background in public relations or marketing? Would you be willing to donate your skills and a few hours per week to the Telecare Crisis & Caring Line? We could really use your creative ideas and social media input! OR Are you a people person who loves to meet others? We need someone or a few people who would be willing to go into the community to promote what we do and drop off brochures. Telecare Crisis & Caring Line volunteers listen and care for those who call in need of emotional support or referrals.  Maybe responding to crisis line calls is not your thing, but you can still help in other ways and you would be very much appreciated! Email admin@telecarebc.com, or call 604-852-4058. www.telecarebc.com

MISSION WITHOUT BORDERS – is currently looking for volunteers to be a part of a team that is impacting Eastern Europe as it progresses and recovers from decades of oppression, discouragement, and struggle. You can be involved in encouraging those who are less fortunate, helping solve basic life-needs, and providing viable opportunities for a better future for the poor in Eastern Europe from right here in Abbotsford! We are looking for volunteers in these capacities: Volunteer Sponsorship Assistant, Volunteer Acquisition and Logistics, and Volunteer Manager. For more information or to get a Volunteer Application Form please contact us at 604-855-9126 or email mwbcanada@mwbi.org.  

HOPE FOR CHILDREN THRIFT STORE – We are currently in need of volunteers for the Hope for Children Thrift Store in Langley. Even a few hours a week would be a huge blessing and help the children that we support. Store hours are: 9:30am – 4:30pm, Monday through Saturday. The store is located at 20211 56th Ave (downtown Langley). This Thrift Store ministry is a great asset to Children of Hope as all their proceeds go to help ministries in Mexico. Please consider this ministry as an opportunity to get involved. If you feel called to take part please contact Fiona at 778-278-1456.

ABBOTSFORD COMMUNITY SERVICES – is looking for volunteers who are interested in learning about other countries/cultures and supporting new immigrants with language learning and settlement. For more information, please contact Andrea Loewen at 604-217-3055 or e-mail andrea.loewen@abbotsfordcommunityservices.com.

DRIVERS FOR MCC BC MATERIAL RESOURCE WAREHOUSEWe’re looking a couple of people to drive to assist with delivery and pickup for our warehouse. No special license required for driving our vans. You would usually be accompanied by a service worker or another volunteer. Familiarity with the local communities of Abbotsford, Mission and Chilliwack is helpful. This position is required for weekdays between 8:30-4:30, although which days of the week and how many hours per day is flexible. Contact Bridget at 604-850-6639 or email at VolAdmin@mccbc.ca.

MCC THRIFT SHOPSWe have a great opportunity for you to help MCC projects around the world by volunteering in one of our thrift shops. In the Fraser Valley, we have shops in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Mission and Yarrow. The thrift shops raise money for international and local programs, as well as helping families on a limited budget by providing low cost items. We need volunteers for these positions:  cashiers, customer service associates, dressing room attendants, clothing sorters and pricers. Come and be part of our amazing team, make new friends, have fun and make a difference! Contact Bridget at 604-850-6639 or email at VolAdmin@mccbc.ca.

M2/W2 ASSOCIATION/PRISON MINISTRIES & HIDDEN TREASURE THRIFT STORE – M2/W2 was founded in 1966 in response to the call of Jesus Christ in Matthew 25:36 to visit prisoners. The prison mentorship program is at the core of the ministry. Men and women volunteers are matched with prisoners to provide a one on one mentorship relationship. Currently we have over 200 volunteers in mentoring relationships and over 300 inmates that are waiting to be match with a community volunteer. We also have volunteer opportunities at our Hidden Treasure Thrift Stores in Abbotsford and Chilliwack. Volunteers are trained and screened to serve in prison as well as at the stores. Contact us today to start your mentorship journey. For more information, please visit http://ww.m2w2.com or give us a call at 604-8593215

ABBOTSFORD COMMUNITY SERVICES – Abbotsford Community Services is looking for people who are enthusiastic about driving to volunteer with the Medical Transportation Program. Volunteers transport clients who are seniors or have disabilities from Abbotsford to out of town medical appointments. If you are interested please contact Natasha Marriette at 604 866-5147 or natasha.marriette@abbotsfordcommunityservices.com.

SALVATION ARMY – The Salvation Army is looking for volunteers to assist in various capacities at our Abbotsford location. Current opportunities include: preparing and serving lunch to the needy in our Meal Centre (Sat 8:00 – 2:00, Sun 8:00 – 12:00) serving breakfast to and assisting clients in our Drop-In Café (Tues, Thurs, Fri 8:00am – 12:00) serving dinner to shelter clients (Sun, Mon, Sat 5:00 – 7:00pm) assisting with the Seniors Day Program (Wednesdays, 9:30 – 3:30). This is a perfect opportunity to give back to your community and help those in need. The Salvation Army relies on volunteers to assist us with our services, and we are truly appreciative of those who are able to help. If you are able to help, please contact Conny at (604) 852-9305, ext 187. 

YPOYour Pregnancy Options is looking for volunteers to help with peer advocacy for women within the community who are facing an unplanned pregnancy and also to support women by connecting them with vital community resources and services. Becoming a volunteer would mean committing a few hours per week between Monday-Thursday 10am – 5pm. At times we are in need of volunteers to help with specific events and networking with different community organizations and businesses. If you are interested in helping or finding out more please email info@yourpregnancyoptions.ca we would love to hear from you.

TABOR HOME – Volunteers are welcome at the Tabor Home, no experience needed. Be a friendly companion, help with crafts and games, pour tea and coffee, porter residents to recreation programs, or typing and clerical work. Friendly visitors are welcome. You will need to register as a volunteer. This requires a criminal records check, Tb test and an interview first of all. Call Sandra at 604-859-8715 ext. 119

Miscellaneous

VEHICLE FOR SALE – Pontiac G5 Coupe 2 door. 170,000 kms driven. In good condition with a couple of recent upgrades. Reliably got me to and from school and to and from work. Selling for $4000. Only selling the car because I will be moving out of country. Text or Call 778-997-3485 for more details. (1/11)

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