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

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

Childcare Employment

P/T NANNY- We are currently looking for a part-time nanny for our two children on Tuesdays and every other Thursday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at our residence in Mission. The position is available now. We have a 3 1/2-year-old daughter and a 1 1/2-year-old son. Other than playing with and caring for our children, the job includes light household jobs and some dinner prep. There may be an opportunity for increased hours as well. If you are interested in this position with our family, we’d love to hear from you. Please send your resume to breannagoerzen@gmail.com. (10/04)

 

Childcare Services

CHILDCARE- Offering childcare within school hours 1-5 days/week starting Sept. Prefer 2 siblings, but can take up to 3 kids. Located 1 block from Terry Fox – my 2 y/o girl and I can provide snacks, lunch, naps, outside time, stories, toys, and NO TV. We are a fun, happy Christian household, own our home, have lived here 20 yrs and have a stable, healthy neighborhood. I have 2 current, valid crim checks to work with kids, seniors, and vulnerable populations as I am currently employed with the police. I prefer to quit and stay home with my 4th child and hang out with your children, too. Thinking of 9 am to 2:15ish or any hours in-between. Email or text me to set up a meet and greet. I have also homeschooled for 6 years and am happy to work on educational stuff with your age 2-5-year-olds! Elisa at amzokeli@gmail.com or 604-855-7780. (9/20)

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

F/T OFFICE SUPERVISOR– Responsible for planning, coordinating and overseeing daily office services & Staff to neet productive operating requirements for a small but growing office located in Abbotsford. Develop, monitor and maintain internal quality controls for staff. Perform administrative support functions, financial accounts, effective and positive working relationships with staff and company management. Proven office supervisory experience; administrative practices and procedures, and basic accounting practices. Key competencies: time management; organizing & planning; problem analysis and problem-solving; excellent verbal and written communication skills in English; attention to detail and accuracy; guidance and mentoring; teamwork and collaboration. Please reply with Cover Letter and Resume to Human Resources at hr@ifpglobal.com (10/18)

F/T LABOURER– Siding company looking for a full-time laborer. Duties include site cleanup, moving materials/scaffolding, cutting materials, and assisting in installing of preparatory and siding materials. Must have experience working with power tools including a variety of saws, be comfortable working from heights including use of scaffolding, and provide their own basic personal tools (tool belt, boots, hammer, etc). Please submit a resume and information on why you believe you are the ideal candidate to andrewdickconstruction@gmail.com. (10/18)

P/T SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST– The Great Commission Foundation (GCF) has a great job opportunity for a creative person with a marketing background. This opportunity is ideal for someone who has a passion for social media and is interested in engaging an audience with great content that will improve our brand awareness and onboarding efforts. Must have excellent knowledge of various social media platforms and social media best practices, be a team player, and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Prefer one year of experience as a Social Media Specialist/Strategist and post-secondary in marketing. For more info please visit: https://gcfcanada.com/employment/ To apply please send a resume with a cover letter as a pdf to hr@gcfcanada.com. (10/11)

P/T CREATIVE SOLUTIONS TECHNICIAN– The Great Commission Foundation (GCF) has a great job opportunity for a creative person with a web page building background. We are looking for a person who will provide oversight to specific growth areas identified at GCF. This person will be involved in creating and designing online fundraising and event pages, as well as, overseeing report generation and delivery. This will require liaising with software vendors and support services to ensure the correct set up of program features for optimal performance and strong presentation. This position involves working closely with GCF Staff and GCF Agents and providing services and solutions in a timely manner with a strong focus on customer satisfaction. The ideal candidate will be creative, have some webpage building, managing, and troubleshooting experience, as well as, a desire to grow this area of service to GCF Agents. For more info please visit: https://gcfcanada.com/employment/ To apply please send a resume with a cover letter as a pdf to hr@gcfcanada.com. (10/11)

TECHNICIAN– Integratech Products is looking for a person who loves all things tech and is interested in a diverse job that required multiple skill sets such as computer networking, electrical/mechanical assembly and wireless internet configuration. Hours are Monday to Friday from 8 am-4 pm. Located in East Abbotsford with a starting wage of $17/hour. For more information please contact Jake at jlos@integratechinc.com. (10/11)

STEP INTERNATIONAL– is looking for 2 mission-minded persons to help in administrative work and mobilize churches, individuals and groups (English) to pray, give and serve the least reached in South Asia. For more information about STEP visit www.stepintl.org. Please forward your resume to Abhijit Nayak at info@stepintl.org or call 604-751-2190. (10/11)

P/T CLEANER– Caring Cleaners is looking for a cleaner for 10 – 30 hours per week available Monday – Friday 9 am – 5 pm. We are flexible and will work with your availability. Clients are typically residential and are mostly located in Fort Langley, Langley, and Abbotsford. The ideal candidate will be passionate about creating a welcoming environment through good hygiene and a positive attitude. We’re looking for a cleaning specialist who will exceed client expectations, ensuring that all bathrooms are sparkling, floors are spotless and trash is removed on schedule. Compensation: $18.72 – $20.80/hour (Includes: CPP, EI, and Worksafe). Requirements: Must have your own vehicle. If interested, please fill out your information at the following link: https://forms.gle/bxZaLWLiDjFZUw8N9 and send your resumé to admin@caringcleaners.net. (10/04)

GENERAL LABOURERS/YARDSMEN– StructureCraft is currently hiring full-time General Labourers/Yardmen to join our team in Abbotsford to assist in our Shop and with loading and moving materials. Successful candidates must have forklift experience/ticket, the ability to lift up to 50lbs, be 18 years or older, have a good command of the English language and be available to work different shifts. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Kindly submit your resume in confidence to careers@structurecraft.com. (10/04)

APPRENTICE CARPENTERS– StructureCraft is currently hiring full-time Apprentice Carpenters to join our team in Abbotsford. The ideal candidates will have 1 – 3 years’ carpentry experience or an Apprentice Carpenter Ticket preferably with wood processing, a good command of the English language and be available to work afternoon shifts. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. If you have an eye for quality from start to finish and a passion for the craft of carpentry, kindly submit your resume in confidence to careers@structurecraft.com. (10/04)

ADMIN ASSISTANT– MB Seminary is actively searching for an Administrative Assistant in our Langley office to provide administrative support and assistance to our President and Lead Team. We are looking for a person with administrative experience within a team setting and who has a heart to see people educated and equipped to lead the church and other ministries in reaching Canada and beyond with the Good News of Jesus. Learn more about the position and how to apply by visiting www.mbseminary.ca/admin-assistant-search/. (9/27)

CLEANER– Are you looking for a dependable, reliable and efficient cleaner that can come in and meet your household cleaning needs? I have 9 years of experience in cleaning/ organizing houses, as well as commercial office spaces. My hourly rate is $30, and I currently have openings on the weekends. Look forward to hearing from you! My contact info: Message Karri at karri_campbell@hotmail.com or text 604-807-5053. (10/11)

DOULA– “Are you expecting a baby? Just had a baby and are now navigating the early days of parenthood? Or perhaps you know of someone who could use Doula support. Living Well Doula Services may be just what you need! This is so much more than a “service”…it’s a ministry! I provide compassionate support for both labor/delivery and postpartum needs, and it can all start with a complimentary coffee and visit. Check out my website for more details regarding my services- livingwelldoulaservices.com, or email with any questions at stephanielivingwell@gmail.com. (10/11)

MUSIC LESSONS– Abbotsford Community Music School is accepting new registrations for vocal lessons, violin lessons, and woodwind instrument lessons. For more information email info@abbotsfordmusic.com or call 604-852-3242. (10/04)

TUTORING– I am a Christ-following female student at UFV working towards becoming a teacher. I am available to tutor k-10 French, k-10 math, and k-10 science. Please email me at awilson99d@gmail.com for more information and rates. (10/04)

FOOT CARE– A Step Ahead Nursing Foot Care is a mobile business here in Abbotsford. I am a licensed Practical Nurse and trained foot care nurse. If you are in need of nail trimming, filing and reducing corns, calluses or thickened nails, call now for an appointment and let’s get you back on your feet! Contact Alexandra Topacio at 604-556-6172 or email at atfootcare@gmail.com (10/04)

HOUSE CLEANING– Need your house cleaned? I have been cleaning houses for over 3 years now and I have some space to fit a few more homes in my schedule. My services include dusting, cleaning (bathrooms, kitchens), vacuuming, mopping. Your house will be left sparkling clean! I come with my own supplies, or I can use yours. $30/hr within Abbotsford. If you are interested, please reply to Jenny via email: jennycwiens@gmail.com or text: 604-855-5703. (10/04)

HOUSING WANTED– Christian couple seeking a two-story home with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, an attached double wide car garage with no other tenants. Please call or text 604-720-8841. (10/11)

HOUSING WANTED– Single mom looking for a 2 bedroom place to rent. I work full time and can pay up to $900/month. We are quiet, friendly, clean and long-time renters. Please call, text or email me. wendyjanz@yahoo.com or 604-302-1015. (10/04)

SHORT TERM HOUSING WANTED– My name is Conrad Mann and I am an optometry student from near Toronto, ON. My wife, Cassia, and I are looking for a place to rent while we are in Abbotsford for a semester of my schooling. We were wondering if anyone in your congregation has a 1 bedroom apartment/basement/bachelor suite with a kitchen. Ideally, we are hoping for something near the Sevenoaks Shopping Centre on S Fraser Way. We are looking to rent for 4 months, from early January until mid-April 2020. Conrad is finishing his optometry degree, and he enjoys bicycling, soccer, cooking, and reading. Cassia is a software developer and she likes the piano, sports, hiking, reading, board games, and travel. Please contact clmann2018@gmail.com. (9/27)

SHARED HOUSING AVAILABLE– We are seeking Christian housemate to join us in renting our beautiful home. Our home is located in East Abbotsford, within walking distance to Downtown. It is close to numerous amenities, near a bus stop, very close to both the Abby/Mission Hwy and Hwy 1, and a short drive to both UFV and CBC. Our home consists of two single females, and a married couple with their 1-year-old son. We are all living in an intentional community together and are seeking like-minded people to be a part of this home and community with us. We share our common living spaces, have a beautiful, large front and back yard (with lots of garden space), and a garage with a workbench and plenty of available storage. Our home also gets lots of natural light and has plenty of available parking. We have 1 bedroom available for rent. Rent is $500 including all utilities and wifi. If you are interested, please email stephanieo@live.ca or text 604-217-7715. (10/18)

FEMALE ROOMMATE WANTED– Small den/private room for rent in a shared condo, walking distance from Highstreet in Abbotsford. Rent is $450/month and includes wifi, utilities, laundry, and a parking space. Close to bus routes. I am a thirty-year-old working professional, who sometimes has to travel for work. I am social and enjoy meeting new people and being hospitable. Available Oct. 30, 2019. Text me at 778-246-3798 or email me at elysevroom@hotmail.com to schedule a viewing. (10/18)

FEMALE ROOMMATE WANTED– Private room for rent in a 2 bedroom suite in West Abbotsford. Street parking only, with a bus stop 2 minute walk away. Rent is $550/month including all utilities and laundry once a week. I am a mid-twenties female with 2 friendly cats looking for someone responsible and tidy. Smoking and drugs are not allowed. Landlords live upstairs and care for the property. The damage deposit is $275, and the move-in date is November 1st. Please contact alisaverwoerd@outlook.com. (10/11)

ROOM FOR RENT– Room for rent in West Abbotsford available November 1st. Our home consists of a married couple, a student, and a young working professional. We are living in an intentional community together and are looking for like-minded people to be a part of this home. Laundry on-site and a 2-minute walk to public transit/grocery store complex. $650/month including utilities. Text Jodi @ 604-309-0967 or email jn_wiebe@hotmail.com. (10/11)

2 BDRM– Newly renovated 2 bedroom, 1000 sq ft apartment centrally located to downtown Abbotsford, High Street Mall, and parks. This bright unit includes in-suite laundry. Utilities are not included. Rent is $1,300/month. Please contact Mid Valley Investments Ltd. at 604-852-3418 or info@midvalleyinvestments.com for more information. (10/18)

2 BDRM– New home basement with two bedrooms and one bath is available for rent on Kimball St. in Mission. Includes internet, utility, and laundry. Located close to bus stops, schools, and Riverside College. Looking for a non-smoker, no pets allowed. The basement is available from Oct. 15th, 2019. Rent $1,200 for more info contact Ken at 778-344-1625 or krai8557@gmail.com. (10/18)

2 BDRM SUITE– 2 bedroom basement suite with air conditioning for rent on Monday, November 4th. Completely refurbished with a fridge freezer, cooker, microwave, washer, dryer, and dishwasher. Separate entrance with on-road parking. 15-20 minute walk from Abbotsford town, located near Babich Park Field and Terry Fox School. $1,500/month including hydro, wifi, gas and water. No animals and references required. Will consider two tenants at $800/each. Please contact Rafael at 778-246-0209. (10/18)

2 BDRM CONDO– 2 Bedrooms, 2 bathroom condo for rent near downtown Abbotsford. The Suite has a full-size washer and dryer, gas fireplace, storage, a covered deck, and 2 underground parking stalls. Exercise room and amenity/game room in the building. Shops and restaurants are within walking distances and UFV is a 5-minute drive away. No pets, smoking or vaping allowed. References required. Rent is $1,400/month. Please phone 604-853-5891 for info and details. (10/18)

FARMHOUSE ON ACREAGE– 3 bedrooms 1 ½ bath farmhouse for rent on large acreage on Huntingdon Rd. Large sundeck and 2 car carport. Partly furnished if needed. No dishwasher. $2000/mo + utilities. Looking for the renter to help with yard maintenance and other projects. References required. No Smoking, no pets. Call Dave 604-768-3800. (10/11)

1 BDRM– 1 bedroom and den basement suite for rent in Aldergrove available November. A five-minute drive from 264th exit on HWY #1. Private entrance and lots of street parking on a quiet street (273 and 34th Ave). Minimum 1-year lease. No pets, smoking, drugs, or parties. Previous landlord reference and employer reference will be required. ½ months lease as a damage deposit. $1,200/month which includes laundry, hydro, gas and high-speed internet. Please contact kellyswanson1@hotmail.com (10/11)

1 BDRM– 1 Bedroom, 1 bathroom above ground basement suite in Sardis, Chilliwack. Recently renovated, private entrance and includes in-suite laundry. Stores, UFV, and the highway is only a 5-minute drive away. Bus stop right across the road. Available December 1st. No pets or smoking allowed. Rent is $1,200/month with utilities included. Cable and wifi not included. Contact Brad at 604-701-2799. (10/11)

1 BDRM– Spacious 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom with possible shared laundry. Located in Clayburn/Bateman area with access to parks and trails. Available Oct. 15, 2019. $950/month with all utilities, cable, and internet included. Email mistykalsidhu@gmail.com for any inquiries. (10/11)

2 BDRM– Above ground, 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom legal basement suite with a separate entrance available immediately. The suite has been freshly painted, has in-suite laundry and plenty of street parking. Close to a bus stop, Costco, and quick access to Hwy 1. No pets, smoking or vaping. $1,200/month including utilities. Please contact 306-227-7951. (10/11)

TEMPORARY HOUSING– Fully furnished 3 bedrooms 2 bathroom Townhouse available from December 13, 2019-January 18, 2020. The house is close to the Abbotsford City Hall and bus routes. Two bedrooms and ensuite upstairs. Washer, dryer and common room in the basement. The main floor has a kitchen, living room, sitting room, and a half bathroom. $2000/month. All utilities included. Please call Mita at 604-751-4485. (10/11)

2 BDRM– 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom legal suite available for rent November 1st in Aldergrove. The suite includes a gas fireplace, baseboard heat, a patio, hardwood flooring, and extra storage space under stairs. 1 off-street parking space for a small car and additional parking on street. Walking distance to brand new recreation center and many amenities. No smoking and no pets. Owners live upstairs. Rent is $1,250/month including utilities and high-speed wifi. For more information please contact katelyn_vb@yahoo.ca. (10/11)

BSMT SUITE– Private basement suite available for rent in East Abbotsford. The suite has in-suite laundry, a gas fireplace, a 4 season sunroom, and a private entrance. Rent is $1000/moth which includes utilities and Cablevision. No smoking or pets. A one-year lease. Feel free to email me if you are interested and tell me about yourself lama@universe.com. (10/11)

HOUSE SITTING– 2 bedroom, fully furnished house walking distance to Northview in a gated 55+ community. Includes hydro, heat, cable and local phone calls. Short term from January-mid April. No pets and no smoking. Suitable for retired missionary or someone attending bible school in Abbotsford. There is a maintenance fee for staying here. Contact Menno at 604-576-5060 or email mjanz59@gmail.com (10/04)

1 BDRM– 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, furnished with a private basement area, backyard and separate entrance. Located in East Abbotsford by Choices Market. Street parking. Kitchenette with a convection oven, hotplate, and sink. Shared laundry once a week. A small family lives above. No pets or smoking allowed. Quiet student or full-time working individual desired. Rent is $800/month. Please email for pictures and more info at annalisapatenaude@gmail.com (10/04)

2 BDRM– Charming 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom cottage in the country for rent Oct 15th. A completely renovated interior that keeps the vintage quality of the space. New, quality kitchen with new appliances. New bathroom with exposed original brick. Private driveway with gate and ample parking. Yard space to enjoy the country view and quiet country life. No pets or smoking allowed. Unfinished basement and in-suite laundry and sink. $1,500/month plus utilities. Contact 778-245-3200 or 604-607-4700. (10/4)

1 BDRM– New 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 1,200 sq ft basement suite available in Mission. The suite has a large kitchen and living room area with a kitchen island and pantry. Recently renovated, and includes in-suite laundry, in-suite temperature control, and a private entrance/yard. No pets or smoking allowed. Best suited for a single working professional, maximum occupancy is two people. Rent is $1,250/month. Available beginning or mid-November. Contact SHarissa at sharissabismeyer@gmail.com or call 604-839-0096. (10/04)

TOWNHOUSE– Townhome located at Brixton Station in Chilliwack B.C. available for rent November 1st. Home is 1720 sq ft with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Includes air conditioning, built-in vacuum cleaner, covered deck, 2 underground parking stalls, and an open floor plan. Close to all amenities including a rec center. No smoking, minimum 1-year lease. Rent is $2300/month utilities not included. References required. Please respond with a brief introduction. Contact celeste.esau@icloud.com (10/04)

COACH HOUSE– Brand new coach house in central Abbotsford for rent. Spacious and bright 1 bedroom suite, with separate entrance and street parking. Laundry and or storage available if needed. No smoking, vaping/drugs or pets allowed. References required. Ideal for single or double occupancy. $1,300/month, utilities included (except cable and wifi). Available early November. Text Rachel at 604-768-8591. (9/27)

COTTAGE BY THE BEACH– Three bedroom furnished cottage for rent one block from Crescent Beach. The beath is around one corner and a great coffee shop a few minutes in the other direction. The area has great walks and all amenities are close by. Laundry in house and parking for 2 vehicles. Available Oct.1st to June 30th. Owners return each summer. Rent does not include utilities or wifi. No pets or smoking. Rent is $2,700/month. Contact linda.edworthy@gmail.com. (9/27)

3 BDRM HOME– 3 bedroom home for rent. 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, large rec room on the main floor. 5 appliances, fenced backyard. Single car garage with opener. Multiple off-street parking spots. 1600 sq ft, and located in a quiet family neighborhood near Matsqui Rec Center. Rent is $2100/month plus utilities. Contact Joy at 604-615-8640 or email joyrais@gmail.com (9/27)

ABBOTSFORD STROKE RECOVERY GROUP– The program runs each Monday and Thursday from 12:30-3:30 pm at the Abbotsford Recreation Centre. Volunteers will work directly with stroke survivors and participate in assisting in the various aspects of the program including communication, cognitive games, mobility exercises, etc. A big part of our program is encouragement and support. For more information, please visit strokerecoverybc.ca. (9/27)

BREAKFAST CLUB HELP– Abby Community School Society is currently looking for some volunteers to help with a local breakfast club at John Maclure Elementary. Looking for considerate/responsible volunteers over the next school year to help provide a nutritious breakfast to some of these families that don’t have a lot. The jobs include loading the dishwasher, making pancakes, cooking toast, etc. The program runs every school day from 7-8:30 am. Please contact Dan Sanders at 604-853-2221 or dan.sanders@abbycommunity.com. (9/27)

ENCOUNTER DRUMMER– Drummer wanted for one Sunday evening per month. Ministry for men and women in recovery. Every 3rd Sunday of the month we have an evening of music, prayer, and a message. We need a drummer to join our worship team. Great opportunity for someone to gain some experience, or to simply enjoy an evening of encountering God. Please call or text John at 778-779-1335. (8/23)

ENCOUNTER WORSHIP LEADER– Worship Leader wanted for one Sunday evening per month. Ministry for men and women in recovery. Every 3rd Sunday of the month we have an evening of music, prayer, and a message. We need a worship leader to lead the team. Great opportunity for someone to gain some experience, or to simply enjoy an evening of encountering God. Please call or text John at 778-779-1335. (8/23)

STROKE RECOVERY PROGRAM ASSISTANT – The local Abbotsford Stroke Recovery Program offers a community-based place for stroke recovery. They are designed to improve the quality of life of stroke survivors. The Program Assistant would help deliver physical exercise support, communication support, social interaction, and other activities. The program runs Monday and Thursday from 12:30-3:30 pm at ARC. We are recruiting friendly, compassionate, upbeat and reliable people. All training is provided! If you would like to make a difference in the lives of stroke survivors and their caregivers in your community, and gain experience in healthcare and social service-related role – we want you to join our team! For more information please e-mail: office@strokerecoverybc.ca (8/09)

HOMESTAY HOSTS NEEDED – Homestay hosts needed for July 27-August 10. Christian homes needed to host 1 or 2 students or a parent/child pair from China. Some remuneration provided. For details and information, contact Marilyn at 604-217-4650 or marilovescoffee@gmail.com  (7/12)

MCC THRIFT SHOP – Are you looking for a rewarding opportunity to spend time together as a family? Are you interested in giving back to your community? Want to teach your children that they have the power to make a positive impact in the world and have fun doing it? You can volunteer as a family! Where- MCC Clothing Etc. 31872 South Fraser Way. When- Commit to one 4-hour shift per week. Contact Charity at 604-854-4174 for more information. (6/28)

RESPITE CARE OPPORTUNITIES – Bethesda Christian Association is searching for people interested in a Respite Care Opportunity in the areas from Surrey to Chilliwack. Please go to Bethesda’s website to learn more and to apply online. (6/21)

CHRISTIAN GLOBAL OUTREACH MINISTRIES – Looking for volunteers to serve in an outreach program directed to the homeless and addicted. If you have a heart for reaching others, like to serve in a kitchen, clean up or prayer, please give us a call at 604-308-1349. (6/14).

CYRUS CENTRE HOUSE PARENTS – Cyrus Centre is looking for a married couple with either no children or grown children who can commit themselves to be full-time house parents. This would suit a couple where one member has outside employment or a retired couple. The Home is in Abbotsford on a bus route in a convenient location. Houseparents 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, 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 tammy@cyruscentre.com The selected couple will be required to complete a criminal record check as well as a Ministry of Children & Families (MCFD) background check. (4/19)

MENNONITE DISASTER SERVICE CANADA – Westport, Newfoundland:  MDS is building a house for a family of 5 who lost their home in a house fire in Westport, Nfld. The project begins on June 2 and will run till July 27, 2019. Weekly volunteers are invited to serve in up to two-week blocks. If serving for two weeks MDS will reimburse the cost of travel. For scheduling call Lucille Toews at 866-261-1274 or email ltoews@mds.mennonite.net. (4/05)

MENNONITE DISASTER SERVICE CANADA – Grand Forks, BC: On May 10, 2018, a major flood hit Grand Forks, BC with much of the town engulfed in water. Beginning May 5, 2019, MDS will repair houses and possibly build new houses for those that flooded. MDS is scheduling weekly volunteers to serve for 1-3 weeks. Schedule your week(s)  at https://mds.mennonite.net/volunteer-registration-form/ or call 800-241-8111. (4/05)

DRIVER NEEDED – Looking for a caring and outgoing individual to drive a small bus to shuttle seniors between Abbotsford, Surrey, and Coquitlam.  Must have a Class 4 driver unrestricted license, a clean driving record, and a criminal check. Qualified applicants to email abwacct.2015@gmail.com. (4/05)

MENTORS (ABBOTSFORD RESTORATIVE JUSTICE & ADVOCACY ASSOCIATION) – Make a difference in the life of a young person by volunteering as a positive role model and mentor with ARJAA. We provide mentorship training and support as well as ongoing volunteer development opportunities throughout your time as a mentor. Mentors must be at least 19 yrs old, able to commit to approx 6 hrs/mth for 1 year, access to a vehicle is an asset. Please contact the Mentorship Coordinator, Sheila Neufeld, for more info at mentoring@arjaa.org or 604-864-4820. (9/20)

ON CALL DRIVERS – Inasmuch Community Society provides transitional housing, settlement services, customized employment counseling, and basic living support for up to six months following an asylum seeker’s arrival in BC.  Our folks often have to go to Vancouver to meet with lawyers, get their medicals or report to the CBSA. We’re trying to build a bank of people who’d be willing to drive them – to Vancouver, the train station in Mission or local appointments. Are you able to help us? It’s not a regular thing – it’s occasional as the need arises. If you can help – then please email volunteer@inasmuch.ca or sign up at https://www.inasmuch.ca/volunteer. (3/15)

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

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

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

FAMILY IN NEED OF FURNITURE– A family of 6, who are new to Canada, are in need of the following items: 1 queen size mattress including bed frame, 3 single mattresses including bed frames, dining table with 4-6 chairs, TV table, and a sofa big enough for 5-6 people. If you would like to donate any of these items, please contact Javed at 778-952-4040. (10/18)

TRUCK FOR SALE– 2012 Sierra Nevada Edition 4 WD. 15,000 km. Line x spray-box liner. $22,000. Call Dave at 1-604-392-3689. (10/18)

GOLDEN RETRIEVER PUPPIES– Free Golden Retriever puppies (1 male and 1 female) with excellent temperament- brought up around children, cats, other dogs, horses, etc. They both always want to be with the family. House trained with good trainable nature & perfect for families with children. If interested, please contact jessica.rmccallum56@yahoo.com. I will be very selective with their new home, will not rehome to just anyone. (10/18)

COMPUTER LESSONS WANTED– I am looking for someone to give me computer lessons. Please contact me at 778-774-4688. (10/11)

VEHICLE NEEDED– We are a young married couple, expecting our first child in January and are in need of a new car. Our budget is $4000 and we need the car before winter. Please contact us at 604-316-8860 or 236-887-4211. (10/11)

CROCHET TEACHER– I am looking for someone to help me learn how to crochet. I’d like to make a simple baby afghan. Please contact Betty at 604-897-5137. (9/27)

HOPE FOR KORAH EVENT– Come and join Hope for Korah on Friday, October 25th at their annual dinner and Auction, “An Evening for Korah” at Creekside Center in Abbotsford. The reception begins at 6 pm. Together, we can bring hope and a better future to the poorest of the poor living at the Addis Ababa garbage dump in Ethiopia. Tickets are $65 per person ($30 tax receipt) available online at www.hopeforkorah.org or phone the Hope for Korah office at 604-807-4826. (9/27)