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

NANNY NEEDED – Nanny needed from 17-11-08 until 19-12-31 (or longer). Supervise and care for 3 children (3,4,6) in employer’s or own residence, bathe, dress and feed children, plan, prepare and serve meals for children and may perform other housekeeping duties, oversee children’s activities, such as meals and rest periods, as instructed by employer, maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home, instruct children in personal hygiene, tend to the emotional well-being of children and support their social development, discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents, provide age-appropriate educational training through organized activities such as games, crafts, reading and outings. This employment is Live in or Live out. Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live-in basis. Note : This is not a condition of employment. This advertisement is also targeting aboriginals, newcomers to Canada and persons with disabilities. Please contact alan_lee_scott@hotmail.com (14/07)

ECE TEACHER – Central Heights Preschool is looking to hire an entry level, part-time ECE Teacher for afternoon classes 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. [3 year old class T/Th 12:15-2:45pm and 4 year old class MWF 11:45am-3:15 pm] Email your resume or if you have questions to: sylviaquiring@gmail.com Closing date: Aug.11, 2017 (14/07)

Services Available

ABBOTSFORD AGRIFAIR STREET HOCKEY TOURNAMENT – The Abbotsford Agrifair is hosting a 3 day street hockey tournament August 4-6th 2017. This will be a tournament for ages 5 and up with activities for all ages happening at the tournament. It is 3 and 3 games (3 players 1 goalie) and a minimum of 4 players are needed per team. Each team will play at least 2 days and have a chance to win the Agrifair Cup. There will be prize giveaways and lots of fun to be had as we have 3 full days of games. I wanted to reach out and see if any of the members of your church would be interested in participating in a fun event in the community. It is 25$ for each player and they will receive 1 weekend wristband to Agrifair so they can enjoy the fair all weekend when they aren’t playing. For more information our website has the tournament rules, and sign up link! http://www.agrifair.ca/streethockey We would love to see the community participating and enjoying a weekend of fun and games. (14/07)

CENTRAL HEIGHTS PRESCHOOL – Central Heights Preschool (1661 McCallum Road) has openings for 3 & 4 year olds for September 2017. Go to our website to see classes that are available (www.centralheightspreschool.com). We are now open on MONDAYS, 9:00 – 10:30 am in July & August (closed Aug.7)for you to drop in, view our classrooms and register your child. Bring your child to visit us or call to arrange a time: 604-852-2541 (leave a message and we will return your call!) (14/07)

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

EXECUTIVE COORDINATOR – This position supports the MCC BC Executive Director in agency wide duties related to MCC BC operations, including routine administrative duties, preparation for leadership team and board meetings, collaboration with national and international MCC operations, and relating to the MCC supporting constituency. In this role, the Executive Coordinator needs to maintain collaborative working relationships with individuals and groups that relate to the Executive Director. This is a full-time salaried position, accountable to the Executive Director. General office hours are 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Some evening and weekend work will be required. To apply, please go to: https://mcc.org/get-involved/serve/openings/executive-coordinator-mcc-bc Start date: Monday, August 14, 2017. British Columbia #201 – 33933 Gladys Avenue Abbotsford, BC V2S 2E8 Canada (14/07)

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY CANADA – Are you passionate about helping people? Do you love writing, organization and communication? Do you want to encourage people to experience God’s redeeming love and to seek God’s design for family? Focus on the Family Canada, headquartered in Langley BC, has a number of employment opportunities available that will enable you to use your skills and gifts to help families across the country. Currently, we are looking for an Director of Donor Communications, a bilingual Administrative Coordinator and a Warehouse Operator. For more information or to apply, please visit focusonthefamily.ca/employment, or email hr@fotf.ca (14/07)

INTERIM NEW FOUNDATIONS PROGRAM COORDINATOR – The New Foundations Program Coordinator is responsible for the delivery of a 9 month program that involves a matched savings component for participants, and provides financial literacy, employment readiness, and life skills training. The position is based in Surrey, but the Coordinator will deliver this program in different locations throughout the lower mainland, and where possible is done in collaboration with local churches. The Coordinator works with volunteers to assist participants with ongoing learning and mentorship. This position reports to the Director of Program, and will be part of a larger MCC BC Program staff.
This interim .8 FTE salaried role (without benefits) involves filling in for a short-term leave. The short-term position has an undetermined end-date, dependent on the return of the full-time staff person. Only those candidates who are legally eligible to work in Canada should apply. Anticipated start date of Monday, August 21, 2017. To apply, please go to: https://mcccurrentopenings.secure.force.com/recruit/fRecruit__ApplyJob?vacancyNo=VN959 . (14/07)

WELDER WANTED – Ridgeway Aluminum is a growing local company and we are looking for a skilled welder to cut and join metals (primarily aluminum) and other materials at our facilities. You will operate appropriate equipment to fabricate aluminum railings and entry gates with a great deal of precision. Your job is important as it provides the foundation for strong infrastructure. We provide competitive compensation and based on experience and are looking for full-time availability. Email ridgealum@gmail.com to submit your resume or for more information. (14/07)

LANDSCAPING POSITION – Growing landscaping business looking for someone who has experience and is able to work on their own and possibly lead a crew. Must have own transportation and cell phone. Wage to be negotiated and possible benefits. We do everything from regular maintenance (lawn cutting, edging pruning, hedge triming, barkmulch, weeding) to hardscape( new landscapes,turf, garden beds and design,retaining walls, paving stones etc. We also do snow removal in the winter! Please call 778-552-5496 for an interview. (14/07)

P/T TO F/T LANDSCAPER – I am looking for a part time to full time person starting August 21, 2017. The person would perform such duties such as lawn mowing, weeding raking of leaves, etc. If interested please text Len at 604-854-4742. (07/07)

HOUSECLEANER NEEDED – Lady in wheelchair needs a house cleaner. Very flexible days. Pay is $25/hr. Please contact Shirley at 604-807-6232. (07/07)

YOUTH DIRECTOR POSITION P/T – Grace Church is looking for a Half-Time Youth Director to give leadership to our Junior High (Grade 6-8), Senior High (Grade 9-12), and Young Adults (post-high school). Candidate must (1) Love God, (2) Love People, (3) Drink Pepsi (candidates who drink Coke will be considered) Candidate must have a genuine and growing personal relationship with Jesus and declare Him to be their Lord and Savior. They must also have a deep desire to see young people become disciples of Jesus, and their ministry should reflect that. Prefer some formal training and experience related to the role. To apply for this position, or for more information please contact or send resume to Pastor Ryan (ryan@gebc.ca). (07/07)

MAINTENANCE & CUSTODIAL WORK – Maintenance and custodial help needed at a local RV park. Ideal for semi retired couple looking for supplement income. Please email fvrvpark@gmail.com for more information (30/06)

WEEKEND AND EVENING FACILITY ASSISTANT POSITIONS – Weekend and Evening Facility Assistant Positions – Abbotsford (6-12 hrs/week): Start Dates and Shift times: Position 1: August 12/13 (Saturdays 7:30am-2:00pm. Sundays 3:00-9:00pm) Position 2: September 3. (Sundays 7:00am-3:00pm) Position 3: September 11 (Mondays 4:00-10:00pm). Responsible for the readiness, appearance and security of Northview’s buildings and property during program/event use. This positions are ideally suited for a university or college students. A candidate for the position must be a responsible self motivated person with a desire to serve behind the scene. He or she must be trustworthy with no criminal record.
The individual will be involved in room setup and tear down and so must be physically able to do lifting and carrying a minimum of 50lbs. The candidate may be asked to take care of minor cleaning and yard work. Full job description available on request. The person called to this ministry must be in agreement with Northview’s confession of faith, mission, vision and core values and must have a passion for the ministry of the church. For a full job description please visit northview.org/employment. Please email Tim Buhler at tbuhler@northview.org with your resume. (30/06)

SALES LEAD – Communitas Social Enterprises is looking for a Sales Lead with a strong background in sales and business development to sell and market our shredding, recycling and janitorial services to the Fraser Valley community. At Communitas Social Enterprises you will have the opportunity to grow an established business and provide employment opportunities for individuals with mental health challenges, developmental disabilities and acquired brain injuries. As the right candidate for this position, you are a self-starter, making a sales presentation comes naturally to you, and you excel at converting those leads into sales. Come use your enthusiasm and business savvy to make a difference in the lives of others. We currently have one Temporary Part-Time, 17hr/week position available. This position is salaried, plus commission. For a full job description and to apply, please visit our website: www.CommunitasCare.com/Careers. (30/06)

LANGLEY SITE MANAGER – Advokate Life & Education Services, a charity that operates the crisis pregnancy centres in Abbotsford and Langley, is looking to hire an experienced and passionate individual to manage our charitable activities in the Langley area. Position is for 40hrs/wk at $20/hr. For more information email info@advokate.ca or visit our website: https://lifecollective.io/advokate/get-involved/employment-opportunities (30/06)

TEAM LEADER/TEAM MEMBERS/PART TIME MECHANIC – The Grounds Guys of Abbotsford is looking to add a number of remarkable people with positive and friendly attitudes to our landscape maintenance team! The applicant would be responsible for helping us take World Class CARE to our customers on a full time basis or for summer employment. We are looking for people that are energetic and want to “have fun in the process” while getting work done. We are a career focussed company that will continuously create new opportunities as you help us grow. The Grounds Guys is an industry leader in grounds care services to businesses and residences across Abbotsford and Mission. We offer a safe and healthy work environment, and a competitive salary. We focus on personal growth, participation and integrity. If hired, you will need to supply your own work boots and will need to have transportation to and from our shop daily (Matsqui area) just East of the Mission Hwy. We are a non-smoking company. For more information or to apply, please check us out at: http://www.groundsguys.ca/abbotsford/about/careers/. Or contact us at chris.draaistra@groundsguys.ca (30/06)

STEEL STUD FRAMER/ LABORER – Now hiring hard working, reliable workers to do steel stud framing for a company based in Abbotsford. Construction experience would be an asset, but we are willing to train. Full time positions available to the right applicants. Minimum starting wage is $15/hr based on experience. Call Terry 604-308-2958. (30/06)

ASSISTANT TO LEADER ENGAGEMENT – Arrow Leadership is seeking an Assistant to Leader Engagement.
This role proactively supports and seeks to maximize the impact of the Leader Engagement Team. This role includes administrative support in coordinating travel arrangements, scheduling, correspondence, database input and maintenance as well as assisting in preparations for speaking, communications, and special projects. Arrow Leadership offers a competitive salary based on experience and education of the candidate. Please respond with a letter of introduction and resume to info@arrowleadership.org. Please note that only candidates invited to the next stage in the discernment process will be contacted. Posting will be open until the position is filled. For complete job description go to http://www.arrowleadership.org/about-us/careers/ (30/06)

ASSISTANT TO THE PRESIDENT – Arrow Leadership is seeking an Assistant to the President. This role proactively supports and seeks to maximize the impact of the President’s Office through administrative service. This role includes administrative support in coordinating travel arrangements, scheduling, correspondence, database input and maintenance as well as assisting in preparations for speaking, communications, donor support, board communications and special projects. Arrow Leadership offers a competitive salary based on experience and education of the candidate. Please respond with a letter of introduction and resume to info@arrowleadership.org. Please note that only candidates invited to the next stage in the discernment process will be contacted. Posting will be open until the position is filled.
For complete job description go to http://www.arrowleadership.org/about-us/careers/ (30/06)

PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR – Arrow Leadership is seeking a Program Administrator. This role proactively seeks to maximize the impact of the Arrow Leadership Program Emerging and Executive Streams through supervisory and administrative service. This role includes supervision of the Program Administration Team as well as planning, implementing and evaluation of all administrative functions for the Arrow Leadership Program. Arrow Leadership offers a competitive salary based on experience and education of the candidate. Please respond with a letter of introduction and resume to info@arrowleadership.org. Please note that only candidates invited to the next stage in the discernment process will be contacted. Posting will be open until the position is filled. For complete job description go to http://www.arrowleadership.org/about-us/careers/ (30/06)

DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS – This new position plays a central role in our goal to double program capacity for the Emerging and Executive Streams of the Arrow Leadership Program, expand our new Sharpening Leaders Initiative and explore new program initiatives that will develop more Jesus-centered leaders. Resumes may be submitted at: info@arrowleadership.org until the position is filled. Please note that only candidates who are invited to the next stage in the discernment process will be contacted. Job Location: Abbotsford, BC – Arrow Leadership Headquarters, may be negotiable Reporting Relationship: Reports to the President of Arrow Leadership. Working Conditions: Normal Office Conditions and Travel – Regular travel within North America is a significant requirement of this role. Occasional travel should be expected outside North America. For complete job description go to http://www.arrowleadership.org/about-us/careers/ (30/06)

GENERAL CONSTRUCTION RESIDENTIAL – full time work 40 hrs/week. Looking for someone to work alongside the owner in new house construction and renovation of homes throughout Fraser Valley and Greater Vancouver area. The person should have a good attitude, like people and want to learn the trade. Experience would be an asset but not required as we are willing to train. We do all aspects of construction so for more information on us check out our website at lindanhomes.ca. Wage to be negotiated based on experience. Call Peter at 604-835-9701 or email you resume to peter@lindanhomes.ca (30/06)

MAINTENANCE/GENERAL CONSTRUCTION EMPLOYEE – Central Heights Church in Abbotsford is taking applications for a part time employee to work in its maintenance and renovations areas. This position will be approximately 20 hours per week at Central Heights doing general maintenance and light construction duties and will be combined with a private sector position with similar responsibilities to create a 34-40 hours work week. Term is effective immediately and will be reviewed in December for continuance. The ideal person will have construction and/or maintenance experience, experience with a variety of construction tools and equipment, work well without supervision, be self self-motivated and a hard worker. Hours of work will typically be Monday-Friday with some Saturday work during peak construction periods. Duties are varied and will include light construction, demolition, cleanup and repairs. Pay is dependent on experience and will start in the $17-$20 range. Contact Blaine Maryniuk at bmaryniuk@centralheights.ca with a resume showing your work experience and qualifications. (30/06)

DIGITAL MARKETING SPECIALIST – Eaglecom is a Christian marketing agency that deals primarily with faith-based organizations, ministries and Christian businesses. We are seeking a Digital Marketing Specialist to help us develop, plan and carry-out digital and social strategies for ourselves and our clients. The successful candidate will need to have a solid understanding of the Christian market for proper keyword and demographic targeting as well as appropriate content creation. This is a full-time position, reporting to the Director of Marketing. Success in this role is defined by motivated commitment, flexibility, resourcefulness, and efficiency. For a full job description, please contact Danielle Klammer, Marketing Director. 604 948 8610. danielle@eaglecom.ca (30/06)

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

RESPITE CARE PROVIDER – My name is Danae, I’m an EA at Abbotsford Christian School and I’m looking for some summer respite work. I have 5 years special needs experience and am good at connecting with kids through music, stories, nature, games, therapy exercises and day to day relationships. I have great references and charge between $15 and $20 per hour depending on the job. I’m willing to travel between Abbotsford and Chilliwack.
My number is 778-982-1841 to text and my email is danae_stark@hotmail.com (07/07)

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

ROOM AND BOARD NEEDED – Room and board needed for a 19 (almost 20) year old male university student/football player. Is working at present for landscaper in the area. Has his own vehicle. Needs a place to live July 1-Aug 15 (to fill in the gap between now and when football training starts). I’m not sure what the going rate is for room & board in your area so perhaps there could be some negotiation in that area. Please call 306-662-3402 (or text 306-662-8464) if you can help us out. Thanks! (07/07)

3-BDRM HOME WANTED – Christian family of 4 seeking a 3 bedroom suite or partial home in Abbotsford. Just graduated from a Pastoral Theology degree, and beginning a ministry opportunity at a church in Abbotsford. We can afford $1500 (utilities preferably included, or not too much extra). We are hoping for a place that includes private or shared laundry, a dishwasher, and a yard or balcony for the kids to play. We can provide excellent landlord/professional references. We do not have any pets. We are clean and responsible tenants. Praying for the right fit. If you think your home might be what we are looking for, please give us a call @ 604-226-4760. Thank you! 🙂 (07/07)

HOUSING NEEDED – Semi retired professional Christian couple working overseas looking for a home base . Non smoking or drinking , quiet , no pets . Occupancy only three to four months yearly so mostly storage . Shared laundry, kitchen ok . Honest, easy going couple that would be perfect renters in your basement suite . $500 to $700 monthly . Call Linda 604 701 2267 (30/06)

2-BDRM SUITE WANTED – Mature Single Dad and fifteen year old son looking for 2 bedroom suite in McMillan Yale secondary catchment area. Clean, non smoker, non drinker have no pets. Homeowner up north but relocating to Abbotsford so son can graduate from Yale. Willing to pay up to a $1000 per month or willing to part trade for renovation work, call or text Dave @ 778-344-2292 (30/06)

HOUSING NEEDED FOR NORTHVIEW MISSIONARIES – We are a family of 4 seeking a 3-bedroom house, basement suite or townhouse to rent in Abbotsford. The rent price would need to be the right fit for a missionary family. We would be willing to do housework and/or yard work in exchange for a reduced rent price. We are happy to provide references if needed. If you have a space or know of one, please contact Abhijit at abhijitnayak2009@gmail.com. Thank you! (30/06)

HOUSING NEEDED – Quiet Retired woman needs secure, clean, semi-self contained SAFE 1bedroom/bachelor/suite — in safe area. Fraser Valley Chilliwack/Abbotsford/Langley/Cloverdale area, prefer nearer to grocery stores etc. calm/safe/quiet neighborhood area. $800.00 approx. per month with parking and some utilities included. Excellent references, Occupancy flexible. After August 1 st , prior to severe road conditions on coquihalla highway I do not have pets, I am clean, quiet respectable. I am currently living in Kelowna, and it is impossible to find reasonable price/safe home. I am on some waitlists for seniors housing in Fraser valley area (this could take time to be chosen) I am able to book appointments for August and September ( before highways become un drivable for me) I will only reply to serious enquiries I would need a rental tenancy agreement as part of tenancy to keep my SAFER seniors rent supplement. This will need to be submitted by me. will consider ROOM in home? only with occupancy agreement ,agreement of some sort. I can only rent from owners of house or condo in order to get SAFER I would consider a lower suite/unit in a house, with owner living on main floor, or room in a house, condo etc. with agreement with owner. need parking . approx. 800.00 per month depends on utilities included or not. please include phone number in your reply MY EMAIL IS vivjen@telus.net (30/06)

1 OR 2-BDRM SUITE NEEDED – Christian mother and son relocating to Abbotsford mid July to August 1st in need of a 1 or 2 bdrm suite. We attend 7 Oaks Alliance church where my almost 26 yr old son is a youth leader. looking for rent between $800 – $1000 but if close to latter would like utilities included if possible. We are also very comfortable in one bdrm as well to keep costs down. Laundry needed in-suite or at least in building please. Very quiet, clean and responsible tenants. non-drinking, non-smoking, non-partying. Just looking for a cozy, quiet place to call home. Also have a much loved and well cared for indoor only cat who is 19 yrs old and part of the family. please email us at mountainside652@gmail.com if you have or know of anything that sounds suitable. (30/06)

Roommates & Shared Accommodations

ROOM & BOARD – Young Northview family looking for Christian female to live (room & board) with us. Quiet East abby neighborhood, private large bedroom and bathroom in walk out basement with private entrance and family/rec room to use. Fun loving family with 3 kids who are all in school, and mom works at TWU. $500/month for food and rent, laundry access, internet/wifi and a beautiful family home. Potential to decrease amount with occasional babysitting. Room can be furnished (or not) and you can cook as much as you like. No pets, no smoking, but lots of ice-cream. Move-in anytime after August 15th. Contact Andrea at Orr_andrea@yahoo.com (14/07)

ROOM FOR RENT – Room for Rent, clean, good sized room in upper house. Clean and quiet home. Close to bus, shopping. Rent includes internet and laundry. Looking for a cat friendly person who wouldn’t mind a nice cat who resides
in the home. $500.00/month. Please email: tl_n123@hotmail.com (14/07)

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 August 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 (30/06)

FEMALE HOUSEMATE WANTED IN LANGLEY – Hi! I’m a single Christian female in her late 20’s looking for a Christian female housemate starting September 1st.Rent is $450/month- wifi, utilities and shared laundry included. It is a beautiful, bright, above-ground basement suite in Murrayville. The landlords are very kind and quiet and there is good parking, outside patio space and yard. Location is just off of Fraser highway in a quiet neighbourhood, minutes away from downtown Langley and Highway 1. The suite is fully furnished, except for your bedroom. No Smoking or pets. I work full-time during the week and like to be involved in my church community as well. I’m outgoing and moderately social, but also enjoy quiet nights at home 🙂 If you think you are a good fit, please message Natalie at 778-389-2136. (30/06)

ROOMMATE WANTED – I am a 26 year old Christian man working in education who is looking to rent with one other person. I would be willing to move in, or find a new place for both of us. I am quiet and a non-smoker, and would prefer you are the same. I prefer to split rent around $1000 in Abbotsford. Please text Justin @ (604)226.1452. Thanks. (23/06)

LOOKING FOR ROOM TO RENT – Hi my name is Katheryn and I am a 28 year old Christian female in search of room to rent in a basement suite/apartment preferably with other female tenants in Abbotsford. I am looking for something that is 400$ and under with utilities included. I work between 20-30 a week at my part-time job, and I am usually pretty quiet. I also do not smoke, party or have any pets. If you have a room to rent or know of someone who does, please call or text me at 778-681-3901. Thanks! (16/06)

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 (16/06)

Housing Available

SUITE WITH A VIEW – Lovely suite with gorgeous Mt. Baker view! This 2 bedroom suite is gem. spacious living area, large patio, dishwasher & full bath. $1100/mnth including utilities, internet and satellite. Available now. Sorry no pets, no parties & no smoking. Please call Sandy if interested 604-852-6111 (14/07)

2-BDRM SUITE AVAILABLE – 2 bedroom above ground suite for rent in East Abbotsford close to Yale Secondary. $1100 per month, includes all utilities, basic cable, and shared washer/dryer. Fresh paint and flooring throughout. Second room does not have a closet, but has always been used as a bedroom by furnishing with an armoire. Great friendly neighbourhood. No pets or smoking. Please email baron_heidi@hotmail.com for more information. (14/07)

NEW 2-BDRM SUITE – 2 bedroom brand new suite available August 1st. 1100.00 includes In suite laundry, utilities and WIFI. No pets, No partying and No smoking. Location is close to Aldergrove/Abbotsford Border close to Ross Rd. Residential area. Please text 604-626-7831 to set up a time to view. (14/07)

1-BDRM SUITE IN MISSION – 1 BDRM suite- for rent Aug 1st. Suite is near new at only a year and a half old. Suitable for single or couple. Includes utilities and has own separate laundry. N/S. In Mission near rec centre. $900 Please email kaitalynesevern@gmail.com (14/07)

SPACIOUS 1-BDRM SUITE – For Rent August 1st 2017. 1,000sqft Spacious 1 bedroom plus den basement suite. Brand new professionally finished Hardwood floors throughout. Gas fireplace, in suite laundry. Great freeway access, backs on to greenbelt, great view near ASIA Middle/High school. N/S, N/P. $1,200 /month Including utilities. To Inquire text or call Mike 604 996 4305 (07/07)

1-BDRM SUITE FOR RENT – 1 Bedroom Professional Suite for lease/rent August 1. May be available sooner. East Abbotsford/Sandyhill area. Walkout out suite with large covered area. Private entrance. Laminate wood floor, carpet in bedroom with walk in closet. Hydro, natural gas and utilities included Includes own laundry. Granite counters, Raised bar, stainless steel appliances. 9 foot ceilings Crown moulding. Beautiful dark cabinets. Gas fireplace, lots of Windows. $1300 per month. Contact timsmith44@live.com for more details or pictures of the suite. (07/07)

1-BDRM SUITE – Available to view any time. 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 wood fireplace. Separate entrance, lots of parking on street. Quiet residential neighbourhood, near 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. Possible laundry on site. No smoking/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, single parent, or missionaries on short-term furlough. Contact Elisa at 604-855-7780, 9 am – 9 pm; M-Sa (07/07)

DOG SITTER/HOUSE SITTER NEEDED – We are looking for a retired person/couple to stay in our home for several months in return for caring for our dog, caring for the yard and generally keeping an eye on our home while we are away. We are looking for someone who really loves dogs and will take our dog for regular walks and give her lots of attention. She is a Havanese Poodle cross and is happiest cuddled in our laps while we read or watch TV. We will be travelling for the months of September to the first or second week of November, and then again in January for an extended period of time. References will be required. Please reply to this ad by email to sa87wdlb@shaw.ca. (07/07)

2-BDRM FURNISHED CONDO FOR RENT -2-bdrm, 2 bath, fully furnished condo for rent available September 1, for a 10-12 month lease (somewhat flexible for end date). Central Abbotsford -walk to Sevenoaks, Mill Lake, bus loop. Perfect for students! $1200 including utilities, internet, 1 parking spot. Dishwasher, fridge, stove. Coin laundry across hall. 900 sq. feet. No pets, smoking, or partying. For more information and pictures, email aileenvildort@gmail.com. (07/07)

1-BDRM SUITE AVAILABLE – 1 Bdrm suite $850 available. Includes: gas fireplace, in-suite laundry, stove, fridge, 1 parking stall, basic utilities (hydro, gas and water). No smoking, no pets. Located close to the Rotary Stadium. Damage deposit and references required. Contact Norm 604 751 0335 (07/07)

2-BDRM SUITE AVAILABLE – 2 bedroom Legal Basement Suite East Abbotsford (Sandy Hill). Available for rent August 1. $1350 (utilities and internet included) -2 bedrooms -full bath (bathtub/shower) -full kitchen with dishwasher -Private laundry -covered entrance/storage area/patio -Non-smokers only has, No pets please. Please email amandacornies@hotmail.com or text/call 604-614-8961 for more information or to request a showing. (30/06)

1-BDRM FURNISHED SUITE FOR RENT – For rent one fully furnished extended bedroom (queen and double beds) plus den suite. Accommodates 4-5 people. Is a high ceiling, fully outfitted, self-catering apartment on the garden level of a single-family home. Close to highway, shops, parks, famous Fraser Valley trails and great views. Rental includes utilities, washer/dryer, basic TV and WIFI. A great bonus is the private entrance with small yard. Available for short to medium term rent, pictures available. No pets, smoking, drugs or parties. References required. Please inquire for price at gdumitrascu@gmail.com (30/06)

1-BDRM SUITE AVAILABLE – Young Christian family in Abbotsford has a 1 bedroom legal basement suite located in the Sandy Hill area available August 1. The one year old suite has a large kitchen, separate laundry and dishwasher with off street parking. $850/month includes gas and water. Electricity is metered separately and internet is your responsibility so you pay for what you use. No pets, no smoking. Please contact murrayd@live.ca. (30/06)

HOUSE FOR RENT – For rent is a fabulous house in a great location in East Abbotsford, McMillan area – 34494 Merlin Drive. 4 Bedroom and 3 bathroom, open concept, modern rancher (everything is on one floor) backing onto a large greenbelt with lots of usable, terraced yard and deck all on a quiet street. Hardwood flooring throughout majority of home with vinyl laminate flooring in some areas. Lots of parking available on property driveway. The house is almost 1900 sq ft and the lot is close to 10,000 sq ft. House is close to all amenities, easy access to HWY 1, UFV, and great schools (McMillan, Fraser, Yale) nearby. Located just behind the Abby Rec Centre. Rent: $2400/month + tenant responsible for utilities (hydro, gas, city utilities, regular yard maintenance) Lease Term: 1 year. Security Deposit: ½ month’s rent. Date of Possession: August 6-Sept 1, 2017 (Flexible). No pets and smokers. References required – employment and former landlords. Credit Check completed. Please see ad on Craigslist/Kijiji for pictures. Dan 604.505.6729 (30/06)

1-BDRM SUITE – We have a newly renovated 1 bedroom basement suite coming available July 1st. Utilities included, $800/month. No pets and no smoking. If you would like more info please email mttmlss.deboer@gmail.com (30/06)

6-BDRM 4-BATH HOME FOR RENT – Location, location! Superb home on 5 acres tucked away atop a winding driveway. Walking distance to MEI schools. 4350 square feet, 6 bedrooms, 4 bath whole house for rent. Seeking long term tenants with good references. $3500.00 plus utilities. Yard maintenance required. Available Sept 1st. Call Roger 604-807-3294. (30/06)

VACATION PROPERTY FOR RENT – 3 bdrm/2bath cottage that sleeps 10. July 7 -14th : $2000 US. Veranda Beach is a fabulous 1950’s themed resort on a mile of sandy Lake Osoyoos beach. Vintage lakeside cottages in the good ol’ Okanogan sunshine – you can’t beat it! Relax, step back in time and enjoy. The resort is in the Oroville, WA– the US side of Lake Osoyoos. Text or call 778 908-6230. (23/06)

2-BDRM 1-BATH CONDO FOR RENT – Renovated 903 sq.ft Large 2 bed 1 bath CONDO available July 1st at the Seasons on McCallum in Abbotsford. Great location –walking distance to coffee shops and stores on Montrose. Asking $1300.00 heat and hot water included. Insuite laundry. Unit comes with 1 designated parking spot (underground). Must be non smoking. Pets with restrictions. Text 778 908-6230 (23/06)

3-BDRM BRAND NEW TOWNHOUSE FOR RENT – Beautiful, modern new townhouse with fantastic views for rent in East Abbotsford! Featuring three bedrooms, two full baths plus a main floor powder room, 9’ ceilings on main floor, quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances including fridge, stove, dishwasher, microwave, washer and dryer as well as high-efficiency forced air heating and high-efficiency hot water tank. Offers an oversized garage. Great location, within walking distance of three shopping centers that include Save-On Foods, Shoppers Drug Mart, Starbucks, gas stations, two banks, restaurants and more! One block from entrance to Highway #1. Available July 15. Rent is $2,300 plus utilities. No smoking. No pets. References required. Please email jridder9@comcast.net or call 604-868-2410 for more information. (23/06)

LARGE 2-BDRM SUITE – Large 2 bedroom suite. Features: 1.5 bathrooms, Backs onto green space, view of Matsqui in winter, Big windows, 12 foot ceilings, All utilities minus cable, Legal suite, Cats ok, Big covered patio for BBQ etc. Sandy Hill area. Asking $1300/mo. Please contact nicoledriedger@gmail.com (23/06)

UPPER/MAIN LEVEL HOUSE FOR RENT – 1,300 sq ft of living space on a quiet street in Marshall/McCallum area, available September 1st. 3 Bedroom plus Office/Den, 1 and 1/2 Bathrooms and a large, beautiful deck on a 10,000 sq ft lot. Private, hedged back yard with garden makes you forget you’re in town. Basement suite occupied by fantastic tenants with their own washer/dryer and separate entrance. Friendly neighbours on all sides. All major appliances included; Single car carport, with driveway space for another vehicle. Walking distance to all levels of schooling, UFV and new McCallum Junction. Quick freeway access but far enough away to be quiet. $2,100 per month includes fiber optic internet. Tenants are responsible for utilities. 50% Damage Deposit. No pets or smoking. Must have renter’s insurance. References (previous landlords, employment) are mandatory and will be checked. No sub-letting. Text 604- 855-5667 or email larubia@telus.net for more information. (16/06)

3-BDRM HOME FOR RENT – 3 Bedroom & 2 Bath Upper floor of house in Aldergrove. Upper floor of house for available in South Aldergrove, near the Safeway/Starbucks on Fraser Hwy. Laminate flooring with kitchen, eating area, and family room all connected; approx 1300 sq.ft in total. All appliances present, and large storage room downstairs, plus driveway parking. Available July 15th, $1800 + utilities per month. No pets. Email aldergroveduplex@gmail.com or call/text 604-615-1619. (16/06)

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

Community Volunteer Opportunities

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 (30/06)

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.

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. For more information please call at 604-751-2190 or email: stepministries@hotmail.com (05/05)

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

CPAP MACHINE FOR SALE – The machine was bought for my sister 3 years ago, but was only used for less than 6 months when she passed away from a heart attack. I am asking $1500 for the CPAP and $300n for the 2 brand new masks (never used. Audrey Jensen audrey9460@hotmail.com. My phone number is 778 -880-0840, but as I am hard of hearing an email works so much better for me. (14/07)

VEHICLE FOR MISSIONARY FAMILY – WANTED: Missionary vehicle for about 2 weeks. We are a missionary family working as Bible translators among the Hutterite people of North America and are in need of a second vehicle for an upcoming Hutterite trip. Does anybody have a car they could loan us? The planned trip is about 5000 km and would last about 10-12 days. If you can help out please let us know. Call Martin @ 604.746.1982 (14/07)

DOG SITTER/HOUSE SITTER NEEDED – We are looking for a retired person/couple to stay in our home for several months in return for caring for our dog, caring for the yard and generally keeping an eye on our home while we are away. We are looking for someone who really loves dogs and will take our dog for regular walks and give her lots of attention. She is a Havanese Poodle cross and is happiest cuddled in our laps while we read or watch TV. We will be travelling for the months of September to the first or second week of November, and then again in January for an extended period of time. References will be required. Please reply to this ad by email to sa87wdlb@shaw.ca. (07/07)

FAMILY VEHICLE NEEDED – Preferably automatic 4 door car or suv in good condition. Budget is $4000. janelle_graham123@hotmail.com 604-302-8766 (30/06)

NEW HOME FOR LOVED DOG – Coco is an adorable 7 year old Shih Tzu Bichon Frise, and is looking for a new home. As life is changing, we will not be able to give here the attention she deserves. contact Rick at bellr@shaw.ca or (604) 859 9060. (23/06)