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

SHORT-TERM NANNY NEEDED- We are a Christian couple in East Abbotsford looking for a live out nanny to care for our 5 yr old son (in part-time K) and 3 yr old daughter. The hours would be Monday-Friday 7:30am-4:00//4:30pm, starting March 30th and ending in late June. We are looking for a responsible and reliable Christian female who has a license and a vehicle, has some experience with children, is willing to bring the children to local parks and free outings, and to complete some light housework. If you are interested, please contact me at jesdokter@hotmail.ca and ask any questions you may have. (02/21)

NANNY NEEDED- In August, I’m going off maternity leave and looking for a Chrisitan nanny to watch my one year old son on Tuesdays. I can be flexible with the start time, but I’m looking for a 9am-4:30pm day shift. There could occasionally be the opportunity to work another day during the week as well. We are located in East Abby near bus routes and UFV. Looking for someone with first aid and character/work references. Pay is negotiable. Please call or text Michelle @ 778-982-0260. (02/14)

F/T NANNY NEEDED- We are professional parents looking for a FT Nanny in East Abbotsford. This person would be a reliable and responsible person working (40 hours/week; 5 days a week) with our 3.5 year old. Experience with young children is preferred and must have a good driving record (must have at least N). Duties include food preparation, preschool pick up/drop off, going to strong start, and general housekeeping tasks. Please email a cover letter and resume along with 2 child-caring references to julia.maureen.ng@gmail.com. (02/14)

BABYSITTER NEEDED– In search of a babysitter for 1-2 days per week. Ideal for a student who studies at home and wants to make some money! I work 8 hour days as a casual nurse from 7:30-3:30 or 8:30-4:30. I often do not know my schedule very far ahead of time and I need somebody who is somewhat flexible. My 14 mo daughter is easy going, happy, and does great with in-home babysitting or at a babysitter’s house. We are located in East Abbotsford, near bus routes. I’m looking for a Christian babysitter with first aid and character/work references. Pay is negotiable. Please call or text Brianne at 604-866-3281 (02/07)

Childcare Services

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

F/T SUMMER THRIFT SHOP POSITIONS- MCC BC Thrift Shops in Abbotsford, Mission, Yarrow, Surrey and Vancouver are all hiring full time summer positions as part of the Canada Summer Job Program. Roles require full availability Monday-Saturday. Participants must be 15-30 years old, and be Canadian citizens/Permanent residents or hold refugee protection status. If you want to make an impact locally and globally this summer, we want to meet you! For job descriptions and to apply by March 15th go to www.mccbc.ca/openings. Use Keyword “CSJ” (02/21)

INDIGENOUS NEIGHBOURS PROGRAM ASSISTANT- MCC BC’s Indigenous Neighbours Program works to foster the building of trust relationships between Indigenous groups and local churches. The full time (37.5 hrs) Program Assistant role provides administrative and event planning support; and also provides opportunity to participate in activities that engage churches on a path of reconciliation with our Indigenous communities. This position is part of the Canada Summer Jobs Program requiring participants to be 15-30 years old, and to be Canadian citizens/Permanent residents or hold refugee protection status. General office hours of 8:30-4:30pm apply with some evening & weekend work for special events. For a full job description and to apply by March 15th go to www.mccbc.ca/openings. Use Keyword “CSJ” (02/21) 

P/T OFFICE ASSISTANT- Looking for a part time office help at a nearby RV Park. If you are interested and have some bookkeeping experience, and are able to work occasional evenings and weekends, please email your resume to fvrvpark@gmail.com (02/21)

DONOR SERVICES TEAM- Christian non-profit organization, Music for Life Institute, home of the internationally acclaimed African Children’s Choir is currently seeking full-time staff for their Donor Relations and Services Team. They are looking to expand their team and fill the positions of Team Leader and Support Staff who will become part of a dedicated team that experiences the joys of working behind the scenes to help Africa’s most vulnerable children today, so they can help Africa tomorrow. For a full description of this position, please visit their website: https://africanchildrenschoir.ca/careers (02/21)

P/T CLEANER- Team Toews Cleaning Co. is looking for hard working, detail oriented, dependable people to join their team of amazing cleaning professionals in Abbotsford and Langley. Part-time variable hours (depending on your availability) during the day Monday-Friday. Starting wage is $18 per hour. Must have reliable transportation. Email Jamie at teamtoewscleaning@gmail.com (02/14)

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY DIRECTOR- The Abbotsford Vineyard Church is seeking a Children’s Ministry Director (20-25 hrs per week) who is passionate about Jesus and seeing children come to know HIm in a real and personal way. The successful candidate will work with the pastoral team and parents to set goals and choose curriculum, train and equip volunteers, administrate program oversight and be able to communicate their vision and passion. The closing application date is March 16, 2020. Resumes should be sent to Office@abbotsfordvineyard.com  (02/14)

MIGRATION AND RESETTLEMENT PROGRAM ASSISTANT- This full time (37.5hrs/wk) salaried position will focus on providing refugee resettlement case processing support to MCC constituency sponsors, local churches and other community members; as well as responding to any inquiries related to the Canadian Government’s private refugee sponsorship program. This position requires living out your Christian faith by serving others and advancing the mission of MCC as one engages with staff, volunteers, as well as constituent and community partners. General office hours are 8:30-4:30pm. Flexibility of hours will be required to accommodate evening meetings or trips to the airport. Full job description & Apply online by Feb 27th: mccbc.ca/openings. (02/14)

DONOR RELATIONS ASSOCIATE- This 30 hours per week salaried position is part of the MCC BC Advancement Team and is responsible for developing and managing a portfolio of donors related to MCC BC’s local programming. This position requires living out your Christian faith by serving others and advancing the mission of MCC as one engages with the community, donors, and staff. General office work hours are 8:30-4:30pm with flexibility to be available for evenings and a weekend. Full job description & Apply online by Feb 21st: mccbc.ca/openings. (02/14)

DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT AND ADVANCEMENT- This full time salaried role is the chief fundraising and marketing officer that provides leadership to donor relations, communications and the advancement of MCC BC toward its mission by collaboratively developing and implementing strategies that generate awareness, relationships, engagement, support and various types of donations from within our constituency and the broader public. This individual ensures that activities are focused on approved strategic priorities and are in compliance with standard ethical requirements as well as MCC values, principles and policies. Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) is a Christian faith based agency that provides relief, development peacebuilding initiatives in over 50 countries. MCC BC carries out local programs that address poverty here in BC and also supports the international work of MCC by generating funds, personnel, and material aid.  MCC BC has an operating budget of $13 million with approximately 75 staff and over 3,000 volunteers who serve in thrift shops, relief sales, material aid activities, local programs, fundraising and other areas. Full job description & Apply online by April 30th: mccbc.ca/openings. (02/14)

INTERIM EVENTS COORDINATOR- The Events Coordinator has key responsibility for the coordination and production of the BC based MCC annual relief sales, fundraising banquets, and other fundraising events such as house concerts, My Coins Count, donor appreciation events, etc, including event support for the broader MCC BC team.  This position requires living out your Christian faith by serving others and advancing the mission of MCC as one engages with the community, constituents, volunteers and staff. This one year maternity leave position is part-time (.8 FTE) and reports to the Church Relations and Events Manager within the MCC BC Advancement team. General work hours apply with regular flexibility to be available for evenings or weekends. Some travel will be necessary for events held outside of the Lower Fraser Valley. Full job description & Apply online by Feb 28th: mccbc.ca/openings. (02/14)

F/T HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATORS AND PIPE LAYERS- Looking for experienced operators with the ability to perform a variety of tasks from pipework to clearing and demolition. Looking for operators for excavators, bulldozers, backhoes, rock trucks, rollers, Bobcats, and horizontal wood grinders. Also looking for pipe layers with experience in municipal sanitary/sewer/water installations. If you’re looking to work with a great group of people that have high standards and are working for Kingdom minded outcomes, look no further. We offer competitive wages with benefits. Please send resumes to info@asaraconstruction.com (02/14)

F/T ACCOUNTS PAYABLE CLERK- The Great Commision Foundation is looking for an Accounts Payable Clerk. The ideal candidate will have a passion to see the Great Commision of Jesus Christ fulfilled, and excel at collecting and entering data from multiple sources accurately and efficiently. The Accounts Payable Clerk will be responsible for preparing and processing invoices and expense claims for payment via EFT, wire or cheque. Tracking and processing a high volume of payments with various deadlines. They will also respond to Agent Representative inquiries, contributing to good customer relations through problem solving. See https://gcfcanada.com/employment/ for a detailed job description. Please send resume with cover letter to hr@gcfcanada.com. (02/14) 

F/T AGENT REPRESENTATIVE- The Great Commission Foundation is looking for an Agent Representative. The ideal candidate will have administrative experience, be personable with great customer service skill, enjoy problem solving, and desire to see the Great Commission of Jesus Christ fulfilled. The Agent Representative provides the first-line customer service to GCF’s Agents. Our Agent Reps facilitate compliance with the charity requirements of the CRA and advocate for the Agents on their caseload by providing assistance and resources to help their Agents and the Projects thrive. See https://gcfcanada.com/employment/ for a detailed job description. Please send resume with cover letter to hr@gcfcanada.com (02/14) 

P/T BOOKSTORE ASSOCIATE- A bookstore in Mission is looking for a part-time team member who enjoys customer service and loves sharing the joy of reading. Must be able to learn bookmanager computer software and be relational and friendly. The goal of our store is to love those in our community. Some weekend and evening work required. Please apply in store at Totally Book.ish, Attn: Ami. (02/14)

DEAN OF STUDENTS- The Dean of Students is a senior administrative role under the general direction of the President and in cooperation with the Lead Team. The Dean is responsible for the development of policies, procedures and programs fostering student growth, discipleship and community. This calls for the establishment or an environment promoting academic achievement, wholesome relationships, vibrant spirituality and positive student morale through qualified staff, suitable facilities, equitable standards and conducive programming. Please view full details at www.columbiabc.edu/employment. (02/14)

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT- The Executive Assistant is a full-time role providing administration support to the president, Lead Team and Board of Directors. This is a one year contract beginning April 1, 2020. Please view a full job description and application details at www.columbiabc.edu/employment. (02/14) 

P/T VISION & CALL INTERNSHIP- available Arrow Leadership in our Abbotsford office. 10-12 hours weekly. Ideal candidate would be a Christian college student in third or fourth-year BA Business Administration, BA Marketing and Communications or Bachelor or Graphic Design and has a desire and passion to pursue experience in the Christian non-profit sector. This candidate would demonstrate character, competency, and calling aligned with Arrow Leadership’s mission, vision, and values as well as the specific role and responsibilities outlined in interns job description on our website. For more details, visit https://www.arrowleadership.org/connect/internship/ (02/14) 

ADMIN & I.T. SUPPORT- Abbotsford area. 15+ hours/week. Competency needed in graphics, communications, technical support, website maintenance and database work. Cross-cultural experience is an asset. MORE Network, a Canada-wide cooperative, facilitates care and support for missionaries and missionary kids, especially as they repatriate to Canada. MORE partners with 35+ mission organizations Canada wide, facilitating transition retreats for MKs ages 17-20 and 21-35, as well as for single missionaries, couples, and families with children ages 16 and under. For more info: https://outreach.ca/Jobs/ArticleId/529/MORE-Network-Admin. (02/14)

F/T ADMIN ASSISTANT- Covenant Family Wealth Advisors is seeking a candidate for the permanent, full-time position of Administrative Assistant. You will support a team of professionals who provide financial and consulting services, applying biblical principles to enhance traditional planning. The candidate must have three or more years of experience in administration and office work. For a full job description, please visit the careers page of our www.covenant.ca/careers (02/07) 

F/T IT HELP DESK/FIELD SERVICES TECHNICIAN- Would you like to be part of a fast paced growing local Technology Services Company? Are you looking for building upon the IT skills you currently possess by applying them to the real world? If so, you may be a great fit for our company. Email your resume and cover letter to employment@onsitesupport.ca (02/07) 

HUMAN RESOURCES AND SCHEDULING ADMINISTRATOR- Tabor Village is a Christian Community of care with 4 facilities available for our seniors. We are currently looking for a motivated and skilled Human Resources and Scheduling Administrator. We would love to hear from you if you would like to be a part of a dynamic and compassionate team providing seniors with “Care from the Heart!” To apply, please visit our website https://.website.taborvillage.org/life-at-tabor/work/join-our-team/  (02/07)

OFFICE ASSISTANT- Agassiz Christian School is looking for a part time office assistant (2 days per week) with a passion for Christian education, marketing, and development. In addition to all office related duties, this position will include designing the monthly newsletter, regular posting to social media, updating and maintaining the website, submitting events to the local newspaper, designing brochures and event programs, and assisting the Development Committee in fundraising and community events. The successful candidate is a committed Christian with a desire to support Christian education, and is able to sign the Community Standards Policy. Please submit resume and statement of faith to jdewaal@agassizchristianschool.com (02/07)

RESIDENTIAL SUPPORT WORKER- Bethesda is seeking to employ residential support workers for their residential and community inclusion services in all regions. For a complete job description and to apply, please visit www.bethesdabc.com/careers.html. (02/07) 

COMMERCIAL TRANSPORT MECHANIC- Looking for a licensed commercial transport mechanic for mobile repair in the Langley/Surrey area. Vehicle, phone, and tooling provided. Must have a valid driver’s license with a clean driver’s abstract. Pay is salary plus commission. Opportunity to make over 100k/year. Email with resume for more info mikebertness@hotmail.com (02/07) 

AUTO DETAILER- I run an auto detailing shop in Abbotsford. My current employee is leaving me and I am in need of a new detailer! I am willing to train the right person. It starts at minimum wage, but can be more for someone with experience. Full time position, 9-4 or 5 Monday-Friday (but open to ideas of mixed schedule for example Tuesday-Saturday). Must have a driver’s license (N or higher), motivation, and a keen eye for detail. Preferred detailing experience and knowledge of driving a standard transmission but not necessary. Please contact Adam adam@maddetailing.ca (02/07)

P/T ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT- Communitas is looking for a part time administrative assistant (20 hours/week). This position works collaboratively with the office coordinator. The individual aids the Communitas office by providing administrative support for the executive team, with priority given to assisting the CEO and the board of directors. For further job details and to apply, please visit www.communitascare.com/careers. You may also submit an up-to-date resume to Leslie Friesen at hr@communitascare.com (01/31)

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT- Bethesda is seeking to employ an Administrative Assistant to cover a leave of absence and for on-going casual coverage at our Provincial Office, located in Abbotsford, BC. For more information, or to apply, please visit: https://www.bethesdabc.com/administrative-assistant.html (01/31)

CARE FOR SENIORS- I have worked as a caregiver for 6 years with experience as an emotional support with an elderly woman. My duties included preparing meals, light housekeeping, and entertaining the seniors. I speak English and Mandarin. Please contact Sally at 604-616-9510. (02/14)

MUSIC LESSONS- Maria is a generous, empathetic and positive voice and piano teacher. With a Masters of Music in Voice Performance, Maria loves enabling students of all ages to discover the full potential of their musical voice and become more confident in performing in front of others. She teaches fundamental vocal techniques, such as breathing and increasing range. She teaches all different vocal genres, including worship music, classical, and broadway. Maria also teaches piano (beginner-intermediate level) and music theory. For more information and rates, please contact mariabamford@gmail.com or go to www.maria-bamford.com (02/07)

DOULA SERVICES- Are you expecting a baby? Just had a baby and are now navigating the early days of parenthood? Living Well Doula Services may be just what you need! And this is so much more than a ‘service’… it’s a ministry! As a fully certified doula, I provide compassionate support for both labour/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. Looking forward to meeting you! (01/31)

RENTAL HOUSE WANTED- Family of two adults and one child (Age 9) are looking for a rental house. We are relocating to Abbotsford and have excellent references and stable careers. We enjoy a peaceful quiet life and would prefer a free standing house out of town in the quieter suburbs or even on an acreage. We don’t have pets. Please contact Richard at pfmfacilities@gmail.com (02/21)

HOUSING WANTED- We are a family of 5 (with 3 littles: ages 4,7, and 9) who have recently returned to Canada after living in Asia and Africa for the past 12 years. As we get on our feet and in the process of building a kingdom business, we are looking for affordable housing in the range of $1500-1800 per month, preferably with private outdoor green space. Please contact Lisa at 778-347-9491 (02/14)

HOUSING WANTED- Mature working single woman looking for a quiet place to call home. Please message me if you have a clean, well-maintained suite for $800 or less per month. If you have questions for me, please don’t hesitate to ask. I would also be open to a roommate situation with another woman looking for a similar situation. Contact dancin_daisies@hotmail.com (02/14)

HOUSING WANTED- We are a newly married young professional couple looking for a 1-2 bedroom basement suite as early as February 15th. Craig works as a pharmacist with Pharmasave, while Julie is working at the Abbotsford hospital as a nurse. We are members of the East Abbotsford campus of Northview and have a passion to make Jesus known! Our budget is a maximum of $1300/month including utilities. Please call or text Julie at 604-309-1659 or Craig at 250-961-4691 if you have any potential opportunities or questions! (02/07)

FEMALE ROOMMATE WANTED- Looking for a female roommate to share a 2 bedroom townhouse. Would have your own washroom, and shared kitchen and living room with another woman (landlord). About a 2 minute walk to #2 bus stop, 5 minutes to Mt. Lehman exit & Highstreet. There is also a free gym club nearby. $700/month plus shared hydro and utilities. For more information, please contact Sally at sally3216@gmail.com or 604-616-9510 (02/21)

FEMALE ROOMMATE WANTED- Looking for a Christian, female roommate for a two bedroom basement suite in Willoughby, Langley. Close to Trinity Western University (about a 6 minute drive). In-suite laundry. Cable/wifi included. $750/month. Looking for a quiet, neat and responsible roommate. Available March 1 or earlier. Email kstobbe23@gmail.com for more information. (02/21)

ROOMMATES WANTED- Looking for 1-3 (hopefully) roommates to fill a 4 bedroom, 2 bath house on Marshall Rd. Rent is $595/month which includes utilities, hydro, and internet. There is in-suite laundry and bedrooms come unfurnished. There are two additional parking spaces available as well as street parking a minute away from the house. If you would like any more information or if you are interested, please contact Jacob at 503-481-5137 (02/21)

SHORT-TERM ROOM AVAILABLE- New 4 bedroom townhouse, laundry on site. Located a 2 minute walk to public transit/grocery store complex. $500 including utilities. Available until the end of April. Our home consists of a married couple, and two young working professionals. We are living in community together and are looking for like minded people to be a part of this home. Text Brad at 778-846-2723 or email braddornian@gmail.com (02/14)

ROOMMATE WANTED- Looking for a Christian female roommate, to share my basement suite. Located in Abbotsford just off the whatcom road exit. It’s a beautiful suite with a view of Mount Baker. The room for rent is priced at $800/month all utilities included. Great landlords, in-suite laundry, open living space. Available mid March or April 1st. Please message, email or call Sophie Scholes 778-779-5875 or sophie.scholes.storm@gmail.com for more information (02/14)

TWO ROOMS AVAILABLE FOR FEMALE TENANTS- Two rooms available for rent to two females in my 3 bedroom townhouse. Furnished. Kitchen and laundry shared. Located on McCallum Road near the Abby Mission Hwy. $650/month per person which includes wifi. Street parking. Please contact Angelina at 778-552-2338 (02/14)

ROOM FOR RENT- Christian female wanted. 1 furnished bedroom with a queen bed, shared bathroom with one other female, and shared kitchen in an all female home. Must love cats and a dog. Maple Ridge (Ablion area). 30 min drive to Abbotsford. Quiet and friendly household with street parking. Internet included. $625/month. Available February 15th or March 1st. Must have references. Please contact Heather heathersfashioncloset@gmail.com (01/31)

HOUSE FOR RENT- 3 bedroom, 2 full bathroom house available for rent. Includes a large rec room on the main floor, 5 appliance kitchen, and a fenced backyard. Single car garage with opener and multiple off-street parking spots. Located in a quiet family neighborhood near Matsqui Rec Center, close to schools and bus routes. Rent is $1,950/month plus utilities. Contact Joy at joyrais@gmail.com (02/21)

1 BDRM- Clean 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom unfurnished basement suite for rent in a quiet neighbourhood of Clearbrook rd. Close to schools, shopping rec center and transit. Perfect for a single student or working professional. Suite has a front entrance off the driveway. It has its own kitchen and laundry. No smoking or pets. Rent is $900/month plus ⅓ of utilities. Available March 1, 2020. Serious inquiries only. Please reply with the following information: Name, employer, and a little about yourself. Contact 3339jervis@gmail.com (02/21). 

2 BDRM- 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom above ground legal suite. Located in a cul de sac in East Abbotsford, close to UFV, highway 1 entrance and public transit. Private separate entry. New bright light fixtures throughout. Window and closet in each bedroom. Bathroom has a shower and a tub. Shared laundry attached to the suite. Free parking on the street. No pets or smokers allowed. Available April 1st, 2020. $1,250/month including utilities. Two references required. We are responsible landlords looking for the same in a tenant. Please email karaleanne@hotmail.com. (02/21) 

TOWNHOUSE- Brand new 3 bedroom, 2 ½ bathroom townhouse for rent in Abbotsford. Mail floor has 9 foot ceilings, modern stainless steel appliances, and quartz countertops. 2 car garage with charging connection (110/220 V). Rooftop patio has a water tap, gas hookup for BBQ, artificial turf and a great view of Mount Baker. Balcony off the kitchen with a 2nd gas hookup for BBQ. The building has AC. Located close to 3 shopping centers with quick freeway access. One year contract, $2,400/month. No smoking or animals. Please email ruhaertl@shaw.ca or phone 778-808-7097. (02/21)

1 BDRM PLUS DEN- Single family basement suite available for rent. Newly renovated & partially furnished 800sq ft one bedroom plus den basement suite with in-suite laundry and separate entry. Central location, close to the airport, UFV, and hwy 1. Parking available on-site and roadside. Rent is $1150/month including utilities. Please contact Becky at beckysiemens@msn.com (02/21)

1 BDRM BASEMENT SUITE- New 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 1200 sq ft basement suite available in Mission. Large open kitchen and living room area (with kitchen island and walk-in pantry/storage). Renovated in June 2018, in-suite laundry, in-suite thermostat, private entrance/yard, thoroughly sound proofed. No pets, no smoking. Best suited for a single working professional, maximum two person occupancy. Rent is $1,200/month. Available beginning March/April. Contact Sharissa at sharissabismeyer@gmail.com or 604-839-0096 (02/14)

2 BDRM SUITE- New 2 bedroom suite for rent in Abbotsford. Located in a quiet area, close to Downtown shopping. In-suite laundry, cable, Hydro and Internet included. Available March 1, 2020. $1,200/month. For more information contact Joey at 604-857-3231 or email jogi_buttar@hotmail.com. (02/14)

2 BDRM BASEMENT SUITE- 655 sq. ft. two bedroom basement suite for rent in East Abbotsford. Recently renovated on a quiet cul-de-sac with easy access to Hwy 1. Unfurnished above ground suite with large windows and covered patio. Kitchen includes a fridge with freezer, stove, and microwave. $1000/month with heat, hydro and water included. Street parking. No smoking or vaping of any substance in the suite or on the property. No pets. Two references required including previous landlord. First and last month’s rent collected before moving in. Available for immediate occupancy for at least a 6 month commitment/contract. Email suiteavailable987@gmail.com (02/14) 

3 BDRM HOUSE- 1300 sq ft available March 1st. Spacious kitchen, living room, full bathroom and 3 bedrooms on the main floor. Laundry/storage room, and another half bath in the basement. Hardwood floors, stone fireplace, and curved walls give this home character. Private deck and hedged yard located on a quiet street in a lovely neighbourhood (near Marshall & McCallum). Includes dishwasher, stainless steel kitchen appliances and private washer & dryer and high-speed internet. Single-car carport with driveway space for another vehicle. Short walk to transit, schools, UFV, library and new McCallum Junction shopping center. No pets or smoking. References required. $1850/month plus utilities. Call/text 604-855-5667 or email daniel_lichty@hotmail.com (02/07)

2 BDRM BASEMENT SUITE- 2 bedroom basement suite. Located in central Abbotsford near the hospital. Close highway access. Own laundry and private entrance. Two parking spaces in the driveway. Available March 1st. No smoking (of any kind, including vaping), no parties, no drugs, no pets. Owner occupies upstairs. Looking for a responsible tenant. $1200 all inclusive/month. Call or text 778-345-7101 or r-m.schlitt@omfmail.com (02/07)

1 BDRM BASEMENT SUITE- 1 bedroom basement suite on quiet desirable street in the Ledgeview area. Available starting March 1st, 2020. Very well kept 2006 home. Lots of natural light with private ground level entrance and covered patio. Windows and entrance face onto quiet greenbelt. Separate laundry with storage room. Utilities include gas and hydro. $1100 per month. Must be employed. Non smoker, no pets. References required. Contact Milton Koop 604-807-2970 or miltonkoop@gmail.com (02/07) 

1 BDRM BASEMENT SUITE- 1 bedroom legal basement suite located in the Sandy Hill area available March 1st. The new suite has a large kitchen, separate laundry, a dishwasher and off street parking. $975/month includes utilities excluding electricity. No pets, no smoking. Please contact murrayd@live.ca (02/07)  

2 BDRM BASEMENT SUITE- Two bedroom new basement suite for rent in west Abbotsford. Utilities, wifi, cable, and laundry included. No smoking, no pets. $1350/month with a damage deposit of $675. Please contact Sharnjeet sharn.gill@hotmail.com (02/07) 

1 BDRM- One bedroom basement suite for rent in quiet neighbourhood with fireplace, shared laundry, bright kitchen, seperate entrance, and street parking. Located in East Abbotsford, close to UFV, Hwy 1 and US border. Available March 1st. Looking or a considerate, clean, and responsible single or couple. $1000/month includes hydro, water, and internet. Call Wendy at 604-855-6423 or email waywentoews@gmail.com (02/07)

1 BDRM SUITE- One bedroom above ground basement suite located in a quiet cul-de-sac in Aldergrove. Suite is approximately 600 sq ft, has been freshly painted and new carpet has been installed in the bedroom. Suite is $1000/month which includes utilities, wifi, shared laundry, and covered patio. No smoking and no pets. Looking for a long term renter (minimum 1 year). Proof of employment/income and references required. Available February 15th. For more information or pictures, please contact Alistair at alastair_217@hotmail.com (01/31)

1 BDRM BACHELOR SUITE- Bright and very clean. 400 sq ft, 1 bedroom bachelor suite for rent, available April 1st. Suite features a large bedroom, in-suite laundry, and is in a great central location (only 3 minutes from highway #1). No smoking, no pets, no parties. References required. Ideal for 1 adult. $830/month (utilities included). If interested, please email alpenners@gmail.com. Use this link to see pictures: shorturl.at/myS19 (01/31) 

2 BDRM SUITE- 2 bedroom, 1 bath basement suite in new home for rent in Mission. Located on Kimball Street. Includes internet, utilities, and laundry. Close to bus stop and schools. Looking for a non-smoker. No pets. Suite is available from February 1st. Rent is $1100/month. Call Kanwal 778-344-1625 (01/31) 

RANCHER ON ACREAGE- 5500 sq ft rancher on secluded acreage near Abbotsford airport available. Gated entrance with long driveway, two car garage, and plenty of additional parking. Two full kitchens – 1 upstairs and 1 downstairs. 5 bedrooms, 4 ½ bathrooms, large rec room, garden area with greenhouse, and a large private front and backyard. Pets allowed with restrictions. 1 year lease preferred. Pictures available upon request. Available immediately. Please contact Jordan at jordanwiens21@gmail.com (01/31) 

1 BDRM SUITE- One bedroom basement suite for rent. Ideally suitable for a couple or single person. Recently renovated with new appliances, and kitchen cabinets. Includes in-suite laundry with a private entrance. Centrally located, close to downtown, and in a quiet cul-de-sac neighbourhood. Utilities, cable, and high-speed internet included. No smoking. One-year lease, application and references required. Unit can be partially furnished if needed. $975/month plus damage deposit. Available March 1st. Pictures available upon request. Call or email Arielle and Chris 604-866-8501 or arielletrendall@gmail.com (01/31)

2 BDRM/1 BATH LEGAL SUITE- $1250. Available March 1st. Utilities included. Separate laundry and private entrance. Freshly painted. 900 sq ft. Located in highly desired Auguston neighbourhood (East Abbotsford). Conveniently located across from a bus stop and down the street from an excellent elementary school. Extra storage space negotiable. No smoking or pets. Owners occupy the upstairs (Northview members). Call or text Emily 604-866-4184 or Jesse 604-831-4082 (01/31)

2 BDRM CONDO- 2 bedroom condo for rent. Ground floor unit with in-suite laundry. Walk out grass/BBQ area. South facing, bright light. Near CBC, 1 parking stall. No smoking, no pets. $1300/month plus utilities. Available March 1st. Please contact 604-615-0452 (01/31)

CANUCK PLACE CHILDREN’S HOSPICE- We are currently looking for Peer volunteers to support at our Canuck Place Children’s Hospice, in Abbotsford. Peer volunteers work alongside the professional care team to enhance the quality of life of the child with a progressive, life-threatening condition and his/her family. The Peer volunteers are with the children during activities, in the school room, working with arts and crafts, on outings in the community and generally are there to support the child and family with whatever activities they are doing. Peer volunteer shifts are Monday to Sunday from 9-1pm, 1-5pm, or 5-9pm. For more information, please email Volunteer & Support Services at ivolunteer@canuckplace.org (02/21)

HOME SHARE PROVIDER- Bethesda is seeking a Home Share Provider for an independant, middle aged male in the Aldergrove/West Abbotsford area. For more information, please visit www.bethesdabc.com/home-share.html. (02/07)

BOOK TOUR VOLUNTEERS- Best selling Christian Author Phillip Yancey is coming to Abbotsford on a book tour and we need a few volunteers to help us make the events run smoothly. Commitment is approximately three hours (6-9pm) on Tuesday, February 25th. Location is Heritage Alliance Church in Abbotsford. If you are able to help, please email Cindy Quinn CQuinn@effecthope.org (01/31) 

YOUTH MENTOR- Mentors needed for vulnerable youth in our community! Archway Community Services is looking for caring and friendly volunteers to spend 2 hr/week one-on-one with a youth to provide a non-judgemental relationship where they can have a positive experience engaging in various recreational, community, and pro-social services. Mentors must be 19 years old. A one year commitment is required and having a vehicle is an asset. Please contact the Mentorship Project Coordinator Alison Friesen for more information at yrcmentorship@archway.ca or call 604-615-3847 (01/24)

SALT- Build work experience by joining SALT! Serving and Learning Together (SALT) is a year-long, cross-cultural work experience opportunity with MCC. Through SALT, Christian young adults from Canada and the U.S. serve internationally in a wide variety of positions in fields like education, agriculture, health care, information technology, peace and more! During their assignments SALTers are immersed in another culture, living with host families or communal settings in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin and Central America and the Middle East.  Contact Sophie at sophietiessen-eigbike@mccbc.ca for more information. Applications close February 15th. (01/10)

P/T OFFICE ASSISTANT– International Ministries Canada is seeking a local part-time office assistant to answer phones, process mail, deposit donations, process short-term ministry applications and communications, organize office files, make reservations (airline, accommodation, car rental, etc.), prepare marketing materials, manage marketing database and communications with contacts, assist with training weekends (food service, facility coordination, communication with trainees) and post regularly to our social media platforms. This position can be volunteer or receive an hourly wage funded through financial supporters. The minimum weekly commitment would be five 4-hour days, although more hours would be desirable. Please contact the office at 604-855-4433 or info@im-canada.ca. (10/25). 

HOPE FOR WOMEN- Are you looking for an amazing volunteer opportunity?  Do you have a big heart and you love to serve? Do you have the time to make a steady commitment?  At Hope for Women Pregnancy Services we serve clients and their families in Abbotsford, Mission, Aldergrove, Langley, and Chilliwack areas. We are non-medical in nature and do not perform or refer for abortions, but provide free self-administered pregnancy tests, options counselling, pregnancy information and support, ultrasounds, volunteer doulas for birth support, and ongoing friendship through our volunteer peer counsellors. We also provide parenting support, and baby supplies (e.g. diapers, wipes, formula, clothing, etc.) for up to 2 years after the baby is born. Some of us are trained Post Abortion Counsellors so we offer post-abortion care and counselling for women who choose abortion, or for those around her who may have been affected by that decision. All of these services are free and available to everyone who visits our centre and are offered in a completely confidential, safe, and non-judgemental environment. We believe that women deserve to be respected and valued no matter what they choose. We also believe that women have the right to be fully informed about their options so they can make a decision they are comfortable with, not only for the moment they’re in, but for their futures as well. Note that because we invest time in the training of volunteers, we ask that you apply only if you are serious about this commitment.  We do require a commitment of one full day each week and are looking for long term commitments. Please contact marlo@hopeforwomen.ca for more information. (10/25) 

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) 

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. 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, 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)

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)

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, near all transportation. Training & support provided. For more information, call Jeanne@ 778-808-5965.

ACS THEATRE- Abbotsford Christian School Theatre Arts Department presents our newest production. February 28, 29 & March 5, 6, and 7. Radium Girls, set in New York in 1926, follows the journey of Grace Fryer, a dial painter for the US Radium Corporation, as she begins to suspect that her coworkers’ mysterious illnesses have something to do with the factory at which they are employed. This intense drama, based on historical events, has been taken on by only fourteen actors playing over forty roles.  This fast-paced, gripping drama is sure to make a strong impact on audiences. For more information and tickets: www.abbotsfordchristian.com/drama or 604-755-1891. (02/21)

BED FRAME FOR SALE- Queen size bed frame with headboard and footboard for sale. Bed skirt included. In very good condition. Needs to be picked up soon. $50.00. Contact 778-552-0749. (02/21)

HOMESTAY FAMILIES NEEDED- Homestay families needed for March 7th-18th. 38 Japanese high school students need a place to stay. Generous compensation. Please contact Elsie Stanko at 604-309-4687. (02/14)

PALM SPRINGS ACCOMMODATION-  Wanted accommodation in Palm Springs from February 25th to March 5th. We are a clean, neat, and tidy couple wanting a clean place to relax and replenish in the warm, sunny climate. If you are willing to rent your place to someone who will respect and take care of it like it was their own, please call Grace 604-614-9510 (02/07)

PIANO FOR SALE- Young Chang PE 102 – Pramberger Signature Series Piano for sale. Colour: Mahogany red. 43 inches high, 56 inches wide, 20 inches deep. Great condition, no scratches, excellent sound. Asking price: $1200. Call or text Ross or Ellen 604-226-9498 (01/31)