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 2:00pm to post your ad for four weeks. All ad submissions are subject to the discretion of the Front Desk Administrator.

Childcare

Employment

ECE TEACHER – Central Heights Preschool is looking to hire a part-time ECE Teacher for afternoon classes (Monday- Friday) for the 2017-2018 school year. We are looking for a fun, creative person who should be a team-player, someone who works hard to get the job done and loves 3 & 4 year olds and interacting with them at their level. If you are that person, please check out the job description on our website at: www.centralheightspreschool.com No phone calls please. Closing date: June 30, 2017 (26/05)

HOUSEKEEPER/NANNY – Abbotsford, BC. $14-$16 an hour, depending on qualifications and experience. We are looking to hire a full-time, long-term, live-out Housekeeper/ Nanny for our growing family in East Abbotsford. We have a 16 month-old child and are expecting again in July! Mom will be on maternity leave until February and is looking for help with both housekeeping/meal prep AND childcare. After February, while Mom is at home the focus with be housekeeping/meal prep and when Mom is at work 2-3 days/weeks, the focus will be on child care. We are seeking a warm, loving, patient, dedicated and honest applicant who has recent professional experience working as a Nanny/Housekeeper in a private home. The candidate MUST have experience in caring for an infant and toddler. In addition, the candidate must be willing to make a long term commitment to our family! You must love your profession, be a great communicator and team player, be detail-oriented, take the utmost pride in your work and love to work with children and families. We are health conscious and are looking for someone who enjoys a healthy active lifestyle and who is a non-smoker. The applicant does need to drive and to have their own vehicle. Salary is $14-16, depending on qualifications and experience. Before an interview can take place, candidates are required to have the following: Current First Aid and CPR for children, Three references whom we may contact, A recent criminal record check, A drivers abstract. Applicants who meet the above mentioned qualifications are encouraged to forward their resumes and a cover letter, clearly stating how their professional experience and training relates to this position. We thank you in advance and look forward to hearing from you! Job Type: Full-time. Salary: $14-$16.00/hour. Job Location: Abbotsford, BC. Required education: Diploma/Certificate (Early Childhood Education Diploma preferred). Required experience: Nanny, child care, housekeeper: 1 year. Required license or certification: Driver’s license, First Aid, CPR for Children, FoodSafe (preferred). Please contact vineisha@gmail.com (19/05)

NANNY POSITION – Are you looking for part time employment? We are looking for a second nanny to help complement the care we have for our two healthy and happy children ages 2 1/2 and 1 year. We currently have amazing help through the week for certain hours but are looking for someone that loves little ones and loves the Lord to help take care of our children through the week on an ongoing basis rate of $15/hour. Taking care of the basic needs for the children along with playtime, reading, craft and arts as well as some fun at the nearby park would be great! Experience working with young children and any education or experience in a role of early childhood educator or church preschool would be great! This may be a great opportunity for part time ongoing work as you finish bible school, studies or to complement other employment. Please let us know if you would be a good fit and would like the opportunity to meet us and our children! Please respond by email with your resume and a little bit about yourself and why you would be a great fit! livepacificlife@gmail.com (12/05)

F/T NANNY – Looking for a FT Nanny East Abbotsford- We are looking for a reliable and responsible FT nanny (40 hours/week; 5 days a week) for our one year old. Experience with young children is preferred and must have a good driving record. Please email a cover letter and resume along with 2 references to abwacct2015@gmail.com (05/05)

Services Available

BEGINNER PIANO LESSONS – Beginner piano lessons by Caitlin Unrau. I am a member of the student teacher auxiliary with the BCRMTA and have been teaching out of my home in East Abbotsford for the last 5 years. If you are looking for piano lessons for your children feel free to contact me at: Unrau.Caitlin@gmail.com or 778-242-7615. (26/05)

PRESCHOOL – Central Heights Preschool has openings for 3 & 4 year olds for September 2017. Go to our website to see classes that are available. We will be posting times on our website after June 15 that we will be open in July & August for you to drop in and view our classrooms. Check out our website: www.centralheightspreschool.com (26/05)

MUSIC FOR YOUNG CHILDREN – is the only child-centered music program across Canada that incorporates every child’s learning style into a fun and very educational 1 hour music class every week. With over 100 teachers in BC alone and hundreds across Canada you can be sure that once you begin the program you will be able to finish with one of our highly experienced and knowledgeable teachers. Tammy Brown is one such teacher in Abbotsford with over 25 years experience with students of all ages. Various programs available for all children under 10 and private piano lessons are available for the older beginner as well. For more information regarding program details, schedule and cost please visit myc.com/teacher/Tbrown or email musicclass@telus.net or call 604-302-KIDS(5437).

Employment

P/T FLOOR AND CARPET TECHNICIAN
– Part-Time Floor and Carpet Technician to work in the evenings and weekends at various commercial buildings. Will train the right person. Must be flexible in hours. Could develop into full time work. Submit resume to apply@smfv.ca ServiceMaster of Fraser Valley. Please state the position you are applying for. (26/05)

P/T LIGHT DUTY CLEANERS – Part-Time Light Duty Cleaners required to work in the evenings and weekends cleaning various commercial buildings. Shifts would be 3 to 4 per week and 3 to 4 hours per shift (12 – 15 hours per week). Opportunity to pick up extra hours with fill in shifts. Must have vehicle to get to locations. Submit resume to apply@smfv.ca ServiceMaster of Fraser Valley. (26/05)

LOOKING FOR A CARE AID – We are looking for a care aid for my husband mostly Monday – Friday during daytime hours at our East Abbotsford Townhouse. My husband has a progressive degenerative disease called huntington’s disease. Some of the duties involve showering/skin care, walks, meal preparation, oral care, other duties to be discussed. Remuneration will be comparable to fair care aids wages. Approx. 55 hours/month. You must have no problems with a friendly dog (lab or golden retriever) in the house. Please contact me if you require further information or if interested send your resume to: martandhelena@telus.net 604-866-0936 (26/05)

MUSICAL COLLABORATORS – Seeking collaborators for a recording, performing, video and possible touring project. Back up singer sought to reach those high notes where needed. Instrumentalist on keys and/or guitar (singer as well if you’ve got the voice). Please send response and links of voice and playing to TheContestadore@gmail.com. (26/05)

BOOKKEEPER/OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR – Precision Farm Supplies is an installation and service provider of farm equipment to the farms of the Fraser Valley. With over 12 years in the business, Precision Farm Supplies is known as the reliable and respected leader in the industry, with extensive knowledge and consistent customer service. We are looking for a bookkeeper & office administrator to join our team. This person will be responsible for full-cycle bookkeeping, office administration tasks as well as helping to set up the inventory system with the warehouse coordinator. Qualifications: Experience working with Simply Accounting, 6 months (plus) experience in bookkeeping role, Experience working in an office setting, Experience working with inventory & multi-currency. Personal Attributes: Very detailed & able to adhere to deadlines, Organized, Teachable, Hard working, Interpersonal, Able to work in high-stress situations, Job Requirements, Ability to lift 50pds, 8:30am – 5:00pm availability Monday to Friday. Interested candidates should email their resume to info@precisionfs.ca. Precision Farm Supplies thanks all applicants, however only suitable candidates for the position will be contacted. (26/05)

DELIVERY AND INSTALLATIONS – We have an exciting opportunity for a full-time and permanent Delivery & Installation Technician to join our team. Our installation team is an integral part of our organization. As one of our Team you will be representing Innotech and working with some of the industry’s leading architects, builders and contractors. Our installation and service department is growing; room for advancement to lead a team is available for the right candidate. We are seeking a driven individual with a passion for quality and the construction industry who is highly personable with great communication skills. Working with our Lead Installer, you will be delivering, installing and servicing windows, doors and our other products throughout the Lower Mainland and the Fraser Valley in top tier single family and award-winning commercial projects. Your ultimate goal is to exceed our clients expectations by offering friendly and professional service. You have, Construction & mechanically oriented aptitude, Drive to achieve high quality craftsmanship with excellent attention to detail, Willingness to learn and adopt Innotech installation methods, Problem solver and self-motivated, Ability to work in a team, Valid BC driver’s license with clean drivers’ abstract, Willingness & Ability to drive 5 ton truck with air brakes, Ability to safely lift very heavy products, Comfortable with hand and power tools, Comfortable working at heights. Your responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to: Deliver and unload products to job sites, Install products in single family homes, Service (adjust hardware, fix broken products) products on site, Professionally represent Innotech on job sites; you are friendly, personable and comfortable conversing with our clients and other trades onsite, Work with our clients (architects, builders and contractors) to ensure our products are installed to code, Train our clients on how to install our products, Communicate with Sales and other departments to ensure we deliver excellent customer service to every client. *We are willing to train the right candidate. If you have the personality and passion we’re looking for, we encourage you to apply and let us know why you would make a great addition to our team. How to Apply: If you want to be part of a growing company, please forward your resume and cover letter in PDF or Word format to careers@innotech-windows.com or by fax (604) 854-1718 with “Delivery & Installation Team” in the subject line. No telephone calls or walk-ins please. Innotech Windows + Doors is committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability. We thank you in advance for your application, however only those candidates qualifying for an interview will be contacted. (19/05)

BUS DRIVER – MEI is looking for a casual/on call bus driver 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. This position is open until filled. If you wish to apply for this position, please submit resume, references, recent driver’s abstract (dated within 1 week) and a statement of faith to: Lorraine Wind, Manager, Human Resources Mennonite Educational Institute 4081 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford, BC V4X 2M8 Fax: 604-859-9206 E-mail: lwind@meischools.com (19/05)

DELIVERY DRIVER – Jasmine Garden Restaurant is to looking to hire 2 part-time delivery drivers to start immediately. Must have valid drivers license and own vehicle. Experience is an asset but not required as all of your training is provided. We need hardworking and fast learners as other duties include washing dishes, sweep and moping, washroom cleaning, and taking out the garbage. Starting wage is $10.85 plus gas allowance, delivery charges and tips. Please drop off resume at #1-31813 South Fraser Way between 11am-2pm and 4pm-9pm. No phone calls please. (19/05)

P/T MAINTENANCE – Hours: Part time (4-6 hours/week). Available immediately. Responsibilities under the direction of the Facilities Coordinator the Maintenance Personnel would perform regular inspections, maintenance and emergency repairs on HAC buildings and property. Qualification: Demonstrates a desire for God & a servant’s heart Has a general understanding of building maintenance, general carpentry, plumbing, electrical, etc Has a working knowledge of occupational health & safety requirements Works well with a team of volunteers. For Job Description for more information please contact: office@heritagealliance.ca PART TIME BOOKKEEPER Hours: Part time (approximately 16 hours/week). Available end of May. Responsibilities: To provide financial services to Heritage Alliance Church which would include processing weekly offerings & other forms of income, payment processing & bill payment as well as expense reimbursement, cheque requests, petty cash, and full cycle payroll processing. Qualification: Minimum 3 years of bookkeeping experience and payroll preparation experience Ability to work independently Demonstrates efficiency, integrity & confidentiality A working knowledge of Simply Accounting software, as well as Microsoft Excel, Word & Office. The ability to learn new systems such as the church database system For Job Description or more information please contact: office@heritagealliance.ca (12/05)

ELECTRICAL APPRENTICES – Faraday Electrical Contractors Ltd., is looking to hire 1 st to 3rd year electrical apprentices for full time work on various residential and commercial projects in the greater Vancouver area. Must have reliable transportation, tools (a list can be provided), hard hat, high viz vest, and steel toe boots. Prospective employees must be dependable and hardworking and punctual. Wages commensurate with experience. If interested please email your resume to ivan@faradayelectric.ca (12/05)

EXPERIENCED CARPENTERS NEEDED – Looking for well rounded carpenters who are reliable, motivated, take pride in what they do and work well with others. We strive for a safe positive working environment, We do foundations to finishing. Mainly custom homes. Working in Abbotsford at present but soon to be starting in Maple Ridge. Own hand tools, work boots, and rain gear are required. Own transportation and a valid drivers license. Long term positions are available. We encourage and will sponsor Apprenticeships and will pay well for the right applicants. Wage depends on experience and knowledge. Send Resume to slbudd@shaw.ca (12/05)

CYRUS CENTER HOUSE PARENTS – Are you looking for a life changing experience? Are you willing to have your limits stretched? Do you want to instill change in others? Can you love unconditionally? Do you love God? Are you called to ministry? If you answered yes to all of the above read on: Cyrus Centre is looking for a married couple with either no children or grown children who can commit themselves to being full time house parents. This would suit a couple where one member has f/t outside employment. House parents will provide a home environment for youth living in semi independence, providing skills modeled in day-to-day living, skills necessary to live independently; living in community, cooking, cleaning, budgeting, shopping, recreation, problem solving, respect of others, laundry and so on, basic day-to-day life skills. The successful couple will be provided with living accommodations, utilities, food budget, financial stipend, benefits, relief, support and more. To apply, please pray about it first and ask questions of your friends and family; do they see you in this type of ministry? Submit two resumes (one each), a letter each, detailing each of the first six questions you answered “yes” to, what experience you have with youth, how long you have been married and any other details you think we should know. In addition, we will require personal references for each, a character reference letter for you as a couple, and pastoral reference for you as a couple. Once you have everything, and you prayed about it some more, please submit it all into an envelope and either mail or drop off to Cyrus Centre 2616 Ware St. Abbotsford BC V2S 3E5. Attention Les Talvio or e-mail to ruth@cyruscentre.com The selected couple will be required to each complete a criminal record check as well as a Ministry of Children & Families (MCFD) background check. (12/05)

OFFICE ADMINISTRATION POSITION – Living Hope Church is a dynamic multi-generational congregation, and we are looking for someone who is passionate in serving Jesus Christ to join our vibrant ministry team! This person will need: strong interpersonal & organizational skills, and be computer literate with MS Office and cloud storage. If you are interested, please visit our website for a job description and application: www.livinghopecrc.ca or call the office at 604-853-6151. Application deadline extended to Wednesday, May 31. (12/04)

FASTENAL CANADA – Fastenal Canada is hiring part-time and full-time support roles at the local Abbotsford branch. If you have the desire to work in a fast paced industrial business environment, consider starting your career with Fastenal. These entry level positions are ideal for students or individuals entering the workforce eager for the opportunity to advance in a sales based atmosphere. Please reply with resume to the link below, or email jwighton@fastenal.com for further information. https://careers.fastenal.com/ (12/05)

OFFICE ASSISTANT – Christian non-profit organization, Music for Life Institute, home of the internationally acclaimed African Children’s Choir ™ is currently seeking a summer term position of Office Assistant. This position is part of an active team that experiences the joy of working behind the scenes to help Africa’s most vulnerable children today, so they can help Africa tomorrow. Position Summary: This position is part of the Canada Summer Jobs Program; you must be enrolled in full-time secondary or post-secondary school in the fall to qualify. The successful applicant will learn about our non-profit organization, gain an understanding of our daily operations, and develop an insight into the relationship between our organization and our donors. They will learn about the global impact and development derived from local charitable giving. To Apply: Email your cover letter and resume to hr@africanchildrenschoir.com with “Canada Summer Jobs” in the subject field. (12/05)
EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT FOR THE PRESIDENT – Please view the posting on our website for full details. www.columbiabc.edu (12/05)

RESIDENTIAL SUPPORT WORKERS NEEDED – Imagine a career spending time building relationships and helping others live active and fulfilling lives. Residential Support Workers and Community Support Workers (Casual). Mission Association for Community Living strives to create warm, comfortable group homes, fostering a sense of belonging and empowerment for individuals with developmental disabilities. We also provide day supports for individuals living in the Mission Community. MACL is interested in your application to our agency. We’re looking for caring people who have: -Completed post secondary education in the Human Services field -Excellent oral and written skills -Demonstrated ability to teach and work effectively and respectfully with others -Proven ability to assess human behavior and respond supportively -Ability to respond and to work with minimal supervision and maintain professional conduct and objectivity -A clear criminal record -A Class 5 driver’s license (must be willing to obtain an unrestricted Class 4 within probationary period) -Ability to do shift work, including nights (11pm-7am). Starting wage is $19.19/hr (includes vacation and holiday pay). Send full resume, including completed application form available at missionacl.org and cover letter to: Fax 604-826-9611 (05/05)

SERVICE TECHNICIAN – Precision Farm Supplies is an installation and service provider of farm equipment to the farms of the Fraser Valley. With over 12 years in the business, Precision Farm Supplies is known as the reliable and respected leader in the industry, with extensive knowledge and consistent customer service. We are looking for a service technician to join our team. Job responsibilities include: general labour and installation of farm equipment. Qualifications -Prior experience working manual labour -Experience working in a team -Experience working with farm equipment an asset. Personal Attributes: -Organized -Driven -Willingness to learn new things with a ‘can do’ attitude -Ability to recognize personal abilities and weaknesses. Job Requirements: -Ability to lift 50pds & perform other manual labour tasks -8:30am – 5:00pm availability Monday to Friday (full-time) with availability on Saturday -Long term commitment.Interested candidates should email their resume to info@precisionfs.ca (05/05)

HOUSEKEEPING – The Mark Centre in Abbotsford is seeking casual housekeeping personnel for our chalet located on Old Yale Road. Please email a brief introduction and your resume to katrina@markcentre.org for more information. (05/05)

CLEARWAY CAREER OPPORTUNITY – Clearway Car and Truck Rentals is looking for career minded people who enjoy working with the public and alongside a great team of staff. Clearway Rentals is a well-established, locally owned and operated company of the Fraser Valley, and has been in business for over 60 years. We are a fast paced, professional, multitask oriented and fun working environment. We are looking for customer service oriented people who are willing to work full time between Mon – Sat. Duties to include: * answering phone calls * writing rental contracts * drive, wash and detail all sizes of vehicles from small car to large 5 ton moving truck. We have locations in Abbotsford, Chilliwack & Langley. Abbotsford is our home base but if you are required to drive to either Chilliwack or Langley, there is compensation. – Computer experience an asset – Must have Valid Class 5 License with experience driving a variety of vehicles – Good driver’s abstract/record required – Sales experience is an asset – Looking for professionalism, great teamwork and customer service skills – Competitive wage scale – Profitable Commission program. After 3 month probationary period: * Extended Health Plan * Discounted rental rates on cars & trucks. Email Resume to admin@clearwaybc.ca or bring in person to 31808 South Fraser Way. (05/05)

ACTIVITIES ASSISTANT – Hallmark’s vibrant Abbotsford retirement communities have an opening for a full time Activities Assistant at Hallmark on the Lake, Independent Living. It is a permanent position with benefits available after successfully passing the probationary period. S/he will assist the Coordinator with implementing an innovative and life-giving activities program. TO APPLY: Please drop resume and cover letter off in person at Hallmark on the Park at 3055 Princess Street, Abbotsford, BC. Attention: Emily Karmason. No phone calls, please. Start date: Part-time training starts on or around May 23rd (negotiable) with full time employment beginning in June. Shifts are primarily Monday-Friday 8:30 to 4:30 with some exceptions for special events. Wage: Starting wage is $13/hr with increase after successful completion of probation. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. (05/05)

MINISTRY POSITION YOUTH WORKERS – Ministry Youth Workers (Abbotsford) we currently have a 4 day a week position 32hrs. a week which rotates between our Shelter & Resource Centre. This is a ministry opportunity with Cyrus Centre & Faith based non-profit organization & providing a variety of services for vulnerable youth within our Street Mission and youth shelter. Job Function; These positions provide coverage in our Emergency Youth Shelter & Resource Centre. Youth Workers provide services to at-risk/homeless youth through Cyrus Centre philosophy, principles, and policy. Shift hours vary afternoon, overnight and include weekends. Resource Centre is open 12pm — 8pm & Shelter is open 8pm -8am Position rotates between shelter & resource centre. Wages & Benefits. Benefits available for F/T staff (32 hrs. a week), wages begin at $15.85hr and go up in increments. Primary Duties and Responsibilities: Initiate and develop relationships with youth 12-18 yrs. Provide screening and intake with youth to be admitted to the shelter, Develop a plan of care & goal planning with youth. Address serious behavior, mental health, emotional, and addictions issues, defuse/manage critical incidents, , and make referrals to other community service providers. Manage client case files including preparation of paperwork associated with intake, assessment, discharge and residential logs while maintaining confidentiality. Ensure controlled access to the residence and building including monitoring cameras. Act as a liaison /advocate with outside community resources including MCFD/After Hours. Support, communicate, and collaborate with other Cyrus Centre staff regarding youth cases. Perform other duties as required. Attend & assist with fund raisers/community awareness events. Qualifications; a Servant’s Heart. Education in youth work with a minimum of two-year related experience working with youth is preferred. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Familiar with homeless & street involved youth issues, good self-Awareness and self-care skills. All candidates must successfully complete a criminal records check prior to commencing employment. Successful candidates will be asked to sign and adhere to our Lifestyle Code & Conduct as well as our statement of Faith. To Apply Resumes & cover letters as well as references including a pastoral reference can be sent to; Abbotsford Director 2616 Ware St. Abbotsford V2S 3E5 (no phone calls) e-mail joyce@cyruscentre.com only those selected for an interview will be contacted. (05/05)

DEVELOPMENT SECOND ASSISTANT – The Development department of Insight for Living Canada (IFLC) is responsible for fundraising and constituent care. The development second assistant works directly with the development team as well as ministry constituents to ensure strategies meet our stringent standard of excellence. The development assistant is accountable to the development manager. It is crucial to understand and support the mission and core values of IFLC. To apply please submit a cover letter and resume to info@insightforliving.ca. We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

LANDSCAPING – We have a 1 part time to full time position available. We are looking for a person who is hardworking, honest, and great with people to join our growing Landscaping business asap! We do everything from Landscape design, installation to landscape maintenance. Experience would be an asset but not req and will be willing to train, but must be a fast learner. Must have transportation to get to starting point and cell phone. Wage to be negotiated Please call Reg at 778-552-5496.

STEP PROGRAM – LOOKING FOR A JOB? Are you new to trades and are looking for employment or wondering where to begin? Are you an experienced supervisor who wants to progress into the management environment? Are you already in construction with no recognized certification? Our organization STEP (Skilled Trades Employment Program) is owned and operated by the BC Construction Association and is a province wide no-fee service designed exclusively to connect employers and employees. We have over 30 placement specialists to help you! Join us at our weekly information sessions at the VRCA offices (Abbotsford 2142 Railway Street – underneath The Keg, Vancouver 3636 E.4th Ave.) Wednesdays promptly at 11am. Bring your resume! Call either Abbotsford 604-870-9293, or Vancouver 604-294-3766 for more info.

THE EMPLOYMENT SPECIALISTS – We are a temporary employment agency seeking responsible, hard-working, dedicated employees. At The Employment Specialists we strive for permanent placement, as well as finding the right candidates for our many jobs available. We have up to 5 days a week and +40 hours for the right people. Our company is all about respect, honesty, and accountability. You must have your own PPE IE: Steel toed boots, hi-vis vest, and hard hat. We have multiple job opportunities in production, general labour, skilled labour, and cleaning ladies. If you are interested please come down and fill out an application with us. We are open Monday – Friday 6:00am-6:00pm. Contact us at 604-864-2223

Lessons & Services Offered

INFERTILITY AND PREGNANCY LOSS SUPPORT – Do you have a child but long for more? Have you lost a baby during pregnancy and are really struggling with the loss? Do you have empty arms and long for a child? Hearts of Hope is a Christian support group for women, and if you answered ‘yes’ to any of these questions, you are welcome to join us at our LAST regular meeting on May 25th at 7:30pm. We will resume again in September. Please email us at info@heartsofhopesupportgroup.ca if you would like to come to the meeting! Our website has more info -www.heartsofhopesupportgroup.ca. (12/05)

CLEANING SERVICES – Need help with cleaning? Let me do it for you! I long to help those that need the most help but if a weekly cleaning is out of your budget, I’m eager to teach you how to clean effectively and cheaply yourselves! I will coach you (and even your children) how to conquer these tasks with as little pain as possible and we’ll have fun while doing so. My cleaning services:I charge $25/hr to start, minimum of a two hour job. I will estimate how long it takes to do the desired area and then clean it once to settle a flat fee. (For example, I clean someone’s house and it takes about 3 hours, so from then on I’ll charge $75 for the job.) I’m pretty flexible with what I’ll do, but the basics would be dust (baseboards, shelves, computers and desks, etc), wipe (surfaces including railings, light switches, counters, markings on walls, etc), vacuum, and mop non carpeted areas. I will also do bathrooms, kitchen gadgets, dishes. Extra jobs: windows and tracks, ovens, fridges, and other things needed. Products: I prefer natural products, but use comet for toilets. I use my own products but I am flexible to use ones you prefer and provide. Hours available: Monday, Thursday afternoon/ evening, Every other Wednesday evening, Friday evening/ Saturday morning (some flexibility would be appreciated for weekends as I have kids to tend to at times.) I’m looking forward to serving you! My email is seaweed.melody@gmail.com. Cell: 778-241-7585. (05/05)

MANDARIN LESSONS – 你好 ni hao (hello)! Ever thought about learning Mandarin? 6+ years of experience in teaching Mandarin as a second language. -Offer classes to students age 2-80. -private or group * *1st TRIAL is FREE** Contact Lillian @778-779-2366 or linjun.huang@gmail.com

GUITAR LESSONS – My name is Nic and I teach Acoustic, Bass and Electric guitar. I’ve been teaching for over 20 years. I have traveled the world with a band and currently play on a Northview worship team. For more info on prices, times, location, etc. Please contact Nic at 604-855-2767.

WRITING AND PROOFREADING INCLUDING RESUMES – 25+ years of experience writing letters and preparing documents at churches, in government and for law firms – no job too small – from a one page resume to a 600 page manuscript – research projects – fact-checking. Contact Darren at darrenlowe1222@gmail.com.

Housing Wanted

1 OR 2-BDRM ABOVE GROUND SUITE OR COACH HOUSE WANTED – We are a young married couple who are in search of housing. Our current landlords are selling their property thus we need to find a new place to live within the next few months. Both my wife and I are currently students. I am currently an intern at Northview and will likely landscape for a few months before going back to Columbia Bible College for my final year. Becca, my wife, is entering into her final year at UFV and is set to graduate with her Bachelor’s of Nursing (RN) degree in spring 2018. She is currently working as a student nurse at a local hospital. We are a quiet, clean couple and take good care of the space we live in. Our current landlords have offered to provide references to our integrity as renters, and we would be happy to pass those on. We do host a community group through our Church (Northview), thus we are looking for a space where we would be able to continue to do this. In the space we currently rent, we help with yard work and farm chores to help subsidize our rent. We are hoping to find another situation like this, and we would be happy to help in any way necessary to help with rent. We would love to meet with you and chat about possibilities. Please contact Fredy at 604-751-2705 or fredyorozco541@gmail.com (26/05)

LOOKING FOR RENT – I am a Christian grandmother looking for a pleasant, bright groundlevel suite, longterm, in a Christian home in Abbotsford. I would need to be on a good bus route, as I do not own a car. I am quiet-natured and a very neat & tidy lady who likes everything to shine and will take loving care of your suite 🙂 I have no pets, do not smoke or drink, and I can provide excellent references (including from my Pastor where I attend church for over 10 years). I am a senior on limited income & need to find a rent rate that fits my budget. I would prefer if heat/hydro and WiFi are included and I will also need laundry access about twice a month. Please call or text 778-808-2521. (19/05)

CONDO/APARTMENT WANTED – I’ve attended Northview since I was 14. I’m now 28 and am getting married in November. My fiancé and I are going to Maui for our honeymoon November 5 – 16 and are looking for a Northview attendee that would rent their condo/apartment to us. Any leads would be much appreciated. Please contact Email: kylegordonnagy@gmail.com Phone: 604-996-3792 (19/05)

2-BDRM SUITE WANTED – Two bedroom suite wanted, preferably East Abbotsford. Both of us are employed and can get references from previous landlady and work. Non-smokers, non-drinkers, no pets. Quiet, clean and respectful of your property. Text or call 604 226 1941. (12/05)

2-3-BDRM HOME FOR ONE YEAR – Family of 5 moving from Germany to Abbotsford in July and require a 2-3 bdrm home for one year. Children are 2, 4 and 5. Please call or text Karen Zacharias at 604-300-2103. (12/05)

2 OR 3-BDRM HOUSE NEEDED – My husband and I are currently looking for a place for our family by July 1st. Our current landlords are wanting to take over the basement for their own children. We have a 3.5 year old and twins just under 1 year old. I am currently on Mat leave from teaching and my husband is a student/framer. We would love an outdoor space (shared or private) and sufficient storage to accommodate growing children. On site laundry (shared is fine) would be hard to live without. We have 2 vehicles but are flexible with parking. We spend most evenings at home but are involved in community coaching and occasionally play sports ourselves. Our budget would be for roughly $1200. We are praying that God will provide a home for us and give us peace through a transition with small children. Please text Alison @ 604 217 7094 if you know of any leads. Thank you so much, blessings (05/05)

2-BDRM HOUSING WANTED – We are currently in search of a home of any sort with 2 bedrooms. It would be for my husband, myself and our daughter who is 4. We both work and our daughter attends preschool, we do not smoke and are looking for a non smoking place to live. We would need some storage space for a deep freeze and would need access to a washer and dryer. We are looking for a long term commitment until we can one day buy a place of our own. Price range of $1300 with all utilities inc and available by June 1st. Please contact christina_blair101@yahoo.ca or 604-751-1393 (05/05)

Roommates & Shared Accommodations

ROOM & BOARD AVAILABLE – Room & board available for a mature female (age irrelevant) willing to take on the role of a “House Mom” in a 2-3rd stage recovery home for women in the heart of Abbotsford, near all transportation. Requirement: a heart for women overcoming addiction, a passion for ministry & a willingness to be a Christian role model: mistakes, grace & all. Trail available for June 28-Aug 9th.For more information, call Jeanne @ 778-808-5965 (26/05)

COMMUNITY LIVING ROOMMATE WANTED – Hi 🙂 I’m a 25 year old Christian female looking for another female to share the 2bd 1 bath basement suite I’m currently in. I’m looking to find a roommate for July 1st. I’m looking for someone who likes to live in community and not just strangers in the same place. I’m a homebody who is clean and I have a cat, who is adorable and cuddly. The suite is very close to Northview, Northview is pretty much the backyard. We have in suite laundry, and wifi and utilities are all included for a rent of 525 each. It’s a nice spacious place.
If your interested please text Nicky at 604 832 8624 (19/05)

Housing Available

1-BDRM BRIGHT SUITE – 1 BDRM, 1 YEAR OLD, BRIGHT BASEMENT SUITE – DESIRABLE EAST ABBOTSFORD $1,050.00PM Incls all utilities . AVAIL 01JULY2017. Bright, Open Concept Design. Recently constructed suite with engineered hardwood flooring and new Stainless Kitchen appliances. 5 appliances – Fridge, stove, dishwasher and washer/dryer. 1 bath includes shower and tub. $1,050.00/mo includes separate, in-suite laundry, heat, hydro, water, WIFI, cable, garbage & re-cycling collection, 1 parking space for vehicle in driveway. Separate, private entrance through double french doors. View from french doors and main living space look out onto greenbelt with pond and nature trails. Lots of natural light and open floor plan makes suite very open and bright. Nice quiet cul-de- sac in a very family friendly neighbourhood. Separate, private patio area, perfect for barbecue. Desirable East Abbotsford just off Whatcom connector which takes you to Hwy1. Close to bus route. Owners are quiet, non-smoking, non-partying older, respectful couple who occupy home. Long term tenant desired. No pets or smokers. IDEALLY SUITED FOR SINGLE, CLEAN, WORKING PROFESSIONAL OR QUIET EMPTY-NESTER COUPLE (MAX 2 PEOPLE). Please contact Mary @ 604-866-5123. (26/05)

1-BDRM SUITE – $850. 1br Updated Basement Suite in East Abbotsford (Old Clayburn) Located in East Abbotsford (Old Clayburn area) this basement suite is a great place to call home for a working, quiet individual or student attending university. This suite is a one bedroom/bathroom that includes a full kitchen (dishwasher, stove, full sized fridge) a small living room/office space and your own in-suite front loading washer and dryer. Also included is your own private entrance, on driveway parking, a pantry area for storage, utilities (including internet) and great landlords! This is a non-smoking suite. No pets. Available July 1st, 2017. Nestled in a quiet neighborhood, this suite is close to everything. You’re a 3-5 minutes walk to a grocery store, pharmacy, coffee shop or a 5-minute drive to Hwy 1 Sumas exit. The
bus station is less than 5 minutes away. Discovery Trail is just a few minutes away. Please contact Mark at 778-551-2303 (text/phone) or markandallyssa@outlook.com with any additional questions. (26/05)

BASEMENT SUITE IN EXCHANGE FOR LIGHT FARM CHORES – We are a semi-retired Christian couple who live on a small farm in south Langley (about 25 min. from Northview). We are looking for a tenant – single or couple – who is actively engaged in Christian ministry, retired from Christian ministry, or attending Bible school, to do light farm chores when we are away. A one-year commitment is necessary. Applicant must have a basic knowledge of farm animals and machinery. Applicants must be non-smokers and preferably non-drinkers. Please email:ejmcmann@gmail.com for more information. (26/05)

2-BDRM SUITE FOR RENT – Newer 2 bedroom suite off of Annis Road exit in Chilliwack. It is a level entry suite that includes stainless steel appliances, built-in vacuum, in suite laundry, and off street parking for two cars. No smoking or pets. Suite is available July 1st. Rent is $1000, all utilities included except cable. For more information, contact David at dbron@hotmail.com. (26/05)

3-BDRM SUITE – Above Ground Legal basement suite. Bright and friendly. Laminate flooring in the main areas, with carpet in the bedrooms. Includes in-suite laundry, bathtub, and dishwasher. Centrally located, walking distance to shopping. Near Mill Lake. No smoking, No pets. Looking for a couple or small family. References required. $ 1450 /month includes basic utilities (hydro, gas, water) Please e-mail: parempel8511@gmail.com (26/05)

1-BDRM GROUND LEVEL SUITE IN MISSION – One bedroom, one bathroom ground level suite available in the Hatzic area of Mission, about a 17 minute drive to downtown Abbotsford. It is a bright, ~550 sq ft, open floor plan suite with a separate entrance and off-street parking that is only two years old. It has wide-plank laminate flooring, stainless steel appliances (including a dishwasher) and an in-suite stacker washer/dryer. The house is on a 1/4 acre and there is a large deck for you to use that is partially covered. There is also a fire pit that can be used and room to plant a veggie garden if you so choose. The suite would be perfect for a single person or a couple. Longer term tenants preferred. The cost is $750/month including utilities and wifi. No pets, no smoking. Damage deposit and references required. Contact Brittin at 604-302-8394 via text or call or brittinoakman@gmail.com for photos. Available August 1st. (26/05)

HOUSE FOR RENT – 2,300 Sq Ft House For Rent in Sardis (Wiltshire St). Available July 1 st . 4 Bedroom plus Office/Den, 3 Bathrooms, Dining Room, Living Room, Rec Room, and a large eat-in Kitchen. Major appliances included; Single car garage, with large driveway; Lockable 8’ x 10’ storage shed. Backs onto a semi-private city maintained park. Walking distance to all levels of schooling, with BC Transit right at your doorstep. $2,300 per month. 50% Damage Deposit. Pets negotiable with 50% Pet Deposit. Tenants are responsible for utilities (heat, hydro, cable, etc), and must have renter’s insurance. References (previous landlord, employment) are mandatory and will be checked. No smoking. No sub-letting. Call or email Arne at (604) 897-2763 or mrarnelarsen@gmail.com for Rental Tenancy Application. (19/05)

2-BDRM SUITE AVAILABLE – 2 bedroom basement suite at Brookdale Court, Abbotsford available for rent. The suite includes two bathrooms and a kitchen. For more information contact Mandeep at 778-552-3398. (19/05)

3-BDRM SUITE FOR RENT – Country living 2-3 bedroom suite located minutes from Hwy#1 and 264st. This suite is approximately 1600 sq ft, and includes appliances, laundry, large covered patio, and a yard to enjoy! Veggie garden could be added if desired. Currently wrapping up some updates so this suite so it will be fresh and ready to move in for June 1. No dogs/cats please. Please call or msg me at 604-866-1176 for more details and pictures. Rent $1650 +utilities. (12/05)

DELUXE SUITE IN ABBOTSFORD – Perched on the slopes of Falcon Ridge in East Abbotsford, this new, 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 $1500/month including utilities. No pets. Available June 1, 2017. For more details or an appointment contact: Dr. Dave Currie at 604-309- 6426 or drdavidcurrie@gmail.com

2-BDRM 2-BATH CONDO – $1600/mo – 950ft 2 Second floor unit in Yale Crossing development in historic downtown Abbotsford. Beautiful view of Mt. Baker from your spacious balcony! Take a short stroll to the quaint shops like Duft & Co. Spruce Collective or Old Hand Coffee House right next door! Kitchen: includes stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, garburator, and a roomy eating bar with cozy work nook. Master: has air-conditioning, walk-through closet with spacious ensuite including double sinks, soaker tub and glass surround shower. Living Room: has an electric fireplace and laminate flooring throughout. Unit also has in-suite laundry room offers generous storage space. Within walking distance of transit and just a few minutes drive to Abbotsford Regional Hospital and UFV. INCLUDED: – FIREPLACE – MICROWAVE – WASHER/DRYER -SECURE UNDERGROUND PARKING – INDOOR HEATED PARKING – SECURED BUILDING – FRIDGE/FREEZER (water & ice dispensing) – DISHWASHER. Non-smokers only, no pets. Available end of May (possibly sooner). Call 604-626- 2480 (12/05)

COACH HOME FOR RENT – Brand new coach home for rent (Mission)! $975 per month plus 1/3 utility bill.
all appliances new and private to your use (dishwasher and separate laundry included). Large one bedroom with huge walk in closet. Separate parking available. Great for shift worker or quiet couple. Available for rent starting July 1st. No pets. No smoking. Located in Mission. Please call/text/email with additional questions. Allyson Voth- 604-217-3750 allyson_graff@hotmail.com (05/05)

2-BDRM SUITE – 2 bedroom daylight basement suite available for rent. Insuite laundry, lots of closets for storage, dishwasher, fridge, stove, covered patio, separate entrance and off street parking. Rent includes utilities. Approx. 820 sq feet. Located in the Sandy Hill area (east Abbotsford). No pets, no smoking. $1,000/month (for 2 people). Please call Derek or Julie at 604-556-0197. (05/05)

3-BDRM ABOVE GROUND LEGAL SUITE – FAMILY FRIENDLY! Available June 1. Freshly painted and brand new flooring being installed in all three bedrooms! Includes utilities, in-suite laundry and 4 kitchen appliances. Located at the end of a cul-du-sac in a very family friendly neighborhood (lots of young kids) off McCallum Exit. 20 minute walk to UFV. 3 minute walk to bus stop. Parking for 1 vehicle in driveway. No pets & No smoking. LOOKING FOR: Since we are a young family (with kids), we are ideally also looking for a small family with one or two children, or a young couple (folks who can tolerate some noise). $1450/mo, including utilities. References required. Please e-mail: married2005@gmail.com (05/05)

ROOMMATE NEEDED – IE looking for one more roommate …Room for rent in house for working mature female preferred $500.00 mnth Available Now. Clearbrook area (1 or 2 months only call 778 779 1672 (12/05)

Community Volunteer Opportunities

SHORT TERM HOUSE MOM NEEDED – Urgent Need by LIFE Recovery: Short-Term House Mom needed: June 28th-August 9th (or any stretch in that timeframe) for our 2nd stage home. No qualifications other than a heart for women overcoming addiction & a passion for ministry; you can come & go as you please. We cover room & board. For more information: call Jeanne @ 778-808-5965

STEP INTERNATIONAL – STEP is working India, Nepal & Bhutan to reach the less and least reached people groups, empower women and children through holistic ministry initiatives. STEP is currently looking for volunteers to assist in office work in Abbotsford. Skills required: good communication skills, attention to accuracy/details, familiar with Microsoft programs and searching the Internet, some knowledge of social media is helpful. This position has flexible hours and can be tailored to fit your schedule.

MDS FORT MCMURRAY – Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS) scheduling volunteers for Fort McMurray response. Weekly volunteers are needed starting May 14 to begin rebuilding in Fort McMurray. Volunteers have two options. Sign up for Fort McMurray, where volunteers will construct basements or sign up for Saskatoon, where volunteers will build Ready to Move homes that will be moved to Fort McMurray and set on the basements. To sign up contact the Weekly Crew Volunteer Coordinator, Darin Bontrager at dbontrager@mds.mennonite.net or by calling 1-800- 241-8111. You can also fill out an online form at https://mds.mennonite.net/volunteer/.

DRIVERS FOR MCC BC MATERIAL RESOURCE WAREHOUSE– We’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 BC VOLUNTEER ENGAGEMENT ASSISTANT – We’re looking for a volunteer to assist the Coordinator of Volunteer Engagement. Duties include database entry and assist with processing new volunteers. Skills required: good communication skills, attention to accuracy/details, familiar with Microsoft programs and searching the Internet, some knowledge of social media is helpful, and good keyboarding skills. This position has flexible hours and can be tailored to fit your schedule. Contact Bridget at 604-850-6639 or email at VolAdmin@mccbc.ca.

MCC THRIFT SHOPS – We 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.

YOUTH UNLIMITED – Youth Unlimited is looking for volunteers to help with a youth night at our drop-in center once (possibly twice) a month. These nights consist of games, activities, snacks and simply hanging out with an energetic group of middle school youth. The ideal candidate would be 18+, love Jesus, love hanging out with youth, love working in culturally diverse settings and be available some Wednesday and/or Thursday evenings from 6-9pm. If you are interested, please call Greg Sawatzky at 778-879-5878 or email greg@youthunlimited.com.

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

URGENT HELP NEEDED – If you can spare some time to help at the Hope for Children Thrift Store in Langley it would be a huge blessing and help the children that we support. The Thrift Store is in desperate need of more volunteers. If you can spare even 4 hours a week to help in this ministry it would be greatly appreciated. Their hours are from 9:30am to 4:30pm Monday through Saturday. The store is located at 20211 56th Ave, right in downtown Langley. This ministry has been a huge asset to Children of Hope as all their proceeds go to help our ministries. Please consider this ministry as an opportunity for you to get involved. You can contact Bill at 778-278-1456. (09/09)

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.

REGISTERED NURSE – Your Pregnancy Options is looking for motivated and compassionate RN’s who are interested in offering STI testing and ultrasound services for teens and women in need. Are you, or do you know a nurse interested in helping in this capacity? This volunteer position can be coordinated with your schedule. For more information and a complete job description, please contact director@yourpregnancyoptions.ca or 604-853-9161

YPO – Your 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.

HOPE FOR WOMEN PREGNANCY SERVICES – Hope for Women is currently looking for Volunteer Peer Counsellors. If you have sincere empathy, a listening heart and are willing to learn, then this may be the ministry for you. Hope For Women will provide all necessary certification and training for volunteers who qualify and can commit for a period of 6 months to a year for 4 to 6 hours every other week. If you are interested, please pick up an application package at our office or call to have one emailed. For more information please call or email. Hope For Women Pregnancy Services, #2-32700 George Ferguson Way, Abbotsford, Tel 604-853-0303 or email: HopeForWomen@telus.net

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

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 Dykshoorn at 604-217-3055 or e-mail host@abbotsfordcommunityservices.com.

MENTORS NEEDED – for vulnerable youth in our community! Abbotsford Community Services is looking for caring and friendly volunteers to spend 2 hrs/wk one-on-one with a youth to provide a non-judgmental relationship where they can have a positive experience engaging in various recreational and pro-social activities. A one year commitment is required and must be at least 19 yrs old. Please contact Alison Friesen for more info, call 604-615-3847 or email yrcmentorship@abbotsfordcommunityservices.com.

Miscellaneous

STRAWBERRY SALE – 21st Annual Abbotsford Sumas Rotary Club Strawberry Sale. Large Pail 30 lbs $75.00
Small Pail 11Lbs $42.00. Sale ends Sunday June 11 for pickup in Abbotsford at MSA June 17. Please check out or website www.abbotsfordsumasrotary.org to place your order or to see our other pickup locations and dates. (05/05)

VBS SET FOR SALE – VBS Fun Maker Factory set available for purchase. Please contact Cascade Community Church at 604-556-7000 for list and price. (05/05)

FREE – I have a ton of press kits, photos, promotional CDs, etc. for Christian music from the late 90s and early 2000s, 3 boxes. Free for anyone who wants to pick it up, in Richmond, BC. Email klassen@hotmail.com. (05/05)