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Childcare Employment

MOTHER’S HELPER- Wanted immediately: Someone to help mother of 2 with household activities. Job would start immediately. $10-20 hours/week 8 am and 1 pm, days and times are flexible. Would help with child minding, meal prep, grocery shopping, light cleaning, laundry, etc. $20/hour. Please contact Thomas or Taylor by phone or text at 778-871-6256. Home is located in Central Abby close to Superstore in Abbotsford (07/22)

RESPITE CHILDCARE WANTED- We are looking for some Christian couple or girl who would do some respite care and even some occasional babysitting for 2 children a boy age 9 and a girl age 7. If you are interested we can discuss more details. Sandra 604-202-7005 (07/22)

Childcare Services

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

URGENT: IN-HOME SENIOR CARE- Looking for a Christian lady for private in-home senior care for a few wonderful senior citizens in their homes. All live in the Langley area.  I can train you on the job. Really looking for someone that is the right “fit”; you are compassionate, a good listener, and have a servant heart. Hourly rate starts at $25+/hr. PLUS fuel is covered! There is some flexibility to adjust the schedule to your availability.  This would be perfect for a university student or homemaker looking for 10-15 hrs of enjoyable work per week. Tasks include showering, light housekeeping, and companionship. No lifting! Need to be ready to start this month. No agencies, please. Please call 604-319-0616 (08/05)

FT GENERAL LEDGER ACCOUNTANT- Tabor Village is a “Campus of Care” including Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Complex Care. We are an affiliate of the Fraser Health Authority. We currently have an opening for a FT General Ledger Accountant: Practical work experience in an accounting environment, preferably with direct accounts payable and bank reconciliation experience. Skilled in MS Office Suite including, Excel, Outlook, and Word. Knowledge of ERP database systems. Ability to work with a high degree of accuracy. Ability to work under pressure, adapt to changing priorities, multi-task, and meet deadlines. Ability to work both independently and as a positive team member. Ability to establish strong working relationships with key departments and personnel. Ability to build relationships at all levels of the organization. Accounting certificate/Diploma would be an added asset. SUBMIT RESUME TO: Tammy Hunter – Recruitment and Retention Coordinator via email at thunter@taborvillage.org or reception mailbox at Tabor Home located at 31944 Sunrise Crescent Abbotsford (08/05)

OFFICE ADMIN SUPPORT LEAD– Salary: $23.00+ per hour/based on experience. Hours: M – F, 30 hours per week; additional hours as needed. International Facilitators Plus is looking for an Office Admin Support Lead to join our team. You will be responsible for planning, coordinating, and overseeing the day-to-day office services and activities to achieve an efficient administrative operation in our Abbotsford office. Responsibilities: Co-ordinate and monitor the daily activities and operations of the office; Schedule and prioritize office activities to meet operating requirements; Develop, monitor, and maintain internal quality controls for staff work; Analyze staff workflow issues and implement workable solutions; Perform admin support functions such as required; Maintain a positive, productive, and secure working environment; Exercise the utmost discretion with sensitive and confidential information. Qualifications & Experience: Proven successful office team building experience, administrative practices and procedures, data management and HR practices; Proficient with all Microsoft Office programs; excellent computer skills; Excellent verbal and written English communication skills; Attention to detail and accuracy. Please reply with Resume to: hr@ifpglobal.com (08/05)

EMPLOYMENT SPECIALIST – COMMUNITY LIVING PROGRAM (COMMUNITAS SUPPORTIVE CARE SOCIETY, ABBOTSFORD)- Are you passionate about building inclusive communities and advocating for people with diverse abilities in the marketplace? We are looking for a Full-Time Employment Specialist who recognizes that all people have significant gifts and abilities to offer potential employers. In this role, you will assist people with diverse disabilities in recognizing their gifts and supporting them in finding meaningful paid employment. For a full job description and to apply, please visit CommunitasCare.com/Careers. In addition to applying online, you may submit your resume and cover letter to Leslie Friesen, HR Recruitment Coordinator, Email: hr@CommunitasCare.com. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. (08/05)

YOUTH WORKERS- Flowing out of the mission of Jesus, Greater Vancouver Youth Unlimited relationally engages in holistic work (physical, emotional, mental, social, and spiritual) with vulnerable youth in partnership with the church and the community. We are currently hiring youth workers to serve in Punjabi and English-speaking communities across Abbotsford. Our youth workers: serve in middle and high schools through noon-hour supervision, classroom assistance, coaching, and field trips; engage young people through out-of-school events, day trips, and camps; mentor and disciple youth and families in small groups and in one-on-one settings; create partnerships between Youth Unlimited and churches, schools, and community agencies; build a team of ministry partners who will provide all the funding necessary to pay for the youth worker’s salary, benefits, and ministry expenses. If you are interested, please contact Dean at dean@youthunlimited.com. (08/05)

CASHIER (LEPP FARM MARKET)-  We are looking for those with full-time availability, including weekday hours, in a permanent capacity, to fulfill the role of Cashier and Service Expert. As a cashier, you will be creating a great experience for all of our guests. This starts with preparing the front end of the market for the busy day ahead, ensuring cleanliness and tidiness for a great first impression. Between ringing through products, greeting guests as they enter the market, and a variety of daily duties, there’s never a dull moment. Winning as a team means filling in where needed, whenever possible. Relevant experience is always great, but we’re more interested in finding keen learners who genuinely love interacting with people. You can read more here: https://www.leppfarmmarket.com/careers/cashier-service-expert/. Interested? We’d love to meet you. Bring your resume in person to Lepp Farm Market to apply. For best results, talk with our Grocery Manager, Natascha. (08/05)

OFFICE COORDINATOR (ABBOTSFORD, BC)– Bethesda. The office coordinator is a forward-facing position and highly rewarding for a person motivated by finding ways to make life easier for others and cultivating a strong support network among the office team. As office coordinator, you are the go-to person for the office staff team, as well as the first person visitors meet when they enter the office. This is a full-time position. Competitive salary: $21.95-$26.35/hr.*Please note that as per current provincial health orders, all Bethesda staff must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19*. Interested applicants may apply online at https://bethesdabc.com/careers or submit a resume, cover letter, and references to the Chief Human Resources Officer via email (careers@bethesdabc.com)  or mail (2775 Emerson Street, Abbotsford BC V2T 4H8) by August 21, 2022. Applicants should reference posting #825 (full job description is available on Bethesda’s website) (08/05)

FULL OR PART-TIME CASHIER– House of James Bookstore is looking for full or part-time cashiers starting immediately. If you love Christ, books, people and a fun, dynamic team then we would love to meet you! 16-40 a week. Head to our website to fill out an application. Please send your application and resume to manager@houseofjames.com or drop it off at the store (08/05)

RECEPTIONIST & MARKETING ASSISTANT– The Great Commission Foundation (GCF), located in Abbotsford, has a F/T permanent job opening. If you are strong in customer service, have reception experience, and have experience in social media marketing then this is a great position for you! GCF is a team of skilled administrative and accounting personal providing a framework for ministries and non-profits to operate in good standing with the Canadian Revenue Agency. At GCF we provide a healthy, encouraging environment to help our staff thrive. If you would like to work at a Christian foundation dedicated to helping ministry projects grow and impact the world for Christ, we invite you to apply. Preferred start date will be in August or Sept 2022. For more information please visit https://gcfcanada.com/employment/. To apply please email resume with cover letter as a pdf to hr@gcfcanada.com (07/29)

CARETAKERS FOR RV PARK- A local RV Park is looking for a caretaker couple to live on-site and work in grounds/maintenance, as well as office and custodial. Experience in RVing preferred. For more information or to submit a resume please email fvrvpark@gmail.com (07/29)

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER (COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE)- The Marketing and Communications Manager will lead the strategy and implementation of all external and internal communications to increase enrollment and donor engagement, in support of the vision and mission of Columbia Bible College. The manager will promote the mission of the College using various media through active engagement with students, alumni, faculty, staff, and supporters. This position is full-time and available immediately. Please view the full job description and qualifications on our website.  Columbiabc.edu/employment. (07/29)

EXTERNAL RELATIONS & EVENTS COORDINATOR (COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE)- The full-time role of the External Relations and Events Coordinator is to strengthen Columbia’s relationships with a broad variety of individuals and organizations, and to ensure the smooth operation of College events. Areas of responsibility include: overseeing all aspects related to Hospitality and Events at the College; ensuring that external organizations and individuals are served well, and Columbia’s mission is communicated and advanced; organizing and managing key College functions and events (internal and external including The Columbia Open Golf Tournament and Annual Fundraising Dinner); marketing, soliciting, and promoting College facilities for use by outside organizations (including, among others, BCMB and MCBC). This position will begin August 16, 2022. Please view the full job description and qualifications on our website. Columbiabc.edu/employment. (07/29)

SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR (COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEG)- The Social Media Coordinator will provide support to the Marketing and Communications department through a variety of social media and marketing projects related to the internal and external communication efforts of the College. The Coordinator will collaborate with the Marketing and Communications Manager in producing a variety of communication pieces in an effort to increase enrollment and donor engagement, in support of the vision and mission of Columbia Bible College. This is a part-time position with 32 hours/week and available for the last week in August.  Please view the full job description and qualifications on our website.  Columbiabc.edu/employment. (07/29)

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE & OPERATIONS (COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE)- Under the general director of the President and as a member of the Senior Leadership Team (Lead Team), the Director is responsible for planning, organizing, directing/controlling the finance department, information management, human resources, administrative, risk management and support services including building and maintenance, custodial and food services. This full-time leadership position is available immediately. Please view the full job description and qualifications on our website. Columbiabc.edu/employment. (07/29)

LANDSCAPE SUPERVISOR- Experienced landscape supervisor required for a growing landscape maintenance company. The successful applicant will have a minimum of 2 years landscape maintenance experience, be comfortable driving a truck with trailer, have a clean driver’s abstract, be able to manage a small crew of employees, honest and reliable, and have good customer service skills. We offer competitive wages, extended medical and dental benefits, a company vehicle, and steady hours through the winter. This position is based out of Langley. Please send resumes to info@timberlaneltd.com. (07/29)

FACILITIES MANAGER- We’re interested in employing someone who will take responsibility for Building, Grounds, and Equipment maintenance, life safety plans, and building security at Heritage Alliance Church. We want these things to be done with excellence, such that our church’s ministries can operate well. This 1.5 day per week, the part-time role will be of interest to a person seeking a highly flexible work schedule and an interesting blend between hands-on maintenance/grounds work, as well as management work. The full Job Description is available on our website. The current wage range for the position is $24.31 to $26.43. Applications should be received by August 5, 2022, addressed to the attention of Shawn Hubert, Lead Pastor shawn@heritagealliance.ca Heritage Alliance Church, 3440 Mt. Lehman Road, Abbotsford, BC V4X 2M9. (07/29)

IN-PERSON TUTOR- In-person reading tutor wanted in Chilliwack to represent The Literacy Corner, an Orton Gillingham-based tutoring company. TLC is seeking new staff to add to their team of 25+ tutors. The individual best equipped for this tutoring venue should have at least two of experience in teaching/tutoring. Supplementary and related degrees or certificates in education, Orton Gillingham training, etc are welcome but most important is a desire to connect with students experiencing learning challenges. Availability needs to be primarily Mon-Sat, 4pm-7pm. Please contact The Literacy Corner’s HR department at hr@theliteracycorner.ca with your inquiry, including a PDF resume and cover letter. (07/22)

BOOKKEEPER (PART-TIME)-  International Facilitators Plus is looking for a part-time Bookkeeper to join our Abbotsford team. Salary: $25.00+ per hour / based on experience. Hours: In-office; M – F, 20+ hours per week; additional hours as needed. Responsibilities: Process day-to-day transactions including A/R, A/P, payroll and banking; perform bookkeeping for all financial transactions and accounting tasks; maintain and update records for all accounts; prepare documents for audits, year-end requirements & government remittances; ensure compliance with all regulatory reporting; prepare statistical, financial, and various accounting reports; preparation and analysis of monthly and yearly financial statements; additional duties and tasks will be added on an as-needed basis. Qualifications & Experience: Experienced Bookkeeper 3+ years; QuickBooks 3+ years; Excel & MS Office 3+ years; working knowledge of all accounting procedures; excellent English verbal & written communication; type 50+ wpm; highly organized; work independently; reliable with a strong work ethic; attention to detail and accuracy, time management skills; ability to multi-task; excellent interpersonal skills, teamwork & collaboration, trustworthy & maintain confidentiality. Please reply with resume to: hr@ifpglobal.com. (07/22)

DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR- Advokate Life & Education Services is currently looking for a Development Coordinator. The Development Coordinator works very closely with the Manager of Development & Communications and is responsible for ensuring that the fine details of all fundraising and marketing initiatives are completed. This includes assisting with direct mail campaigns, fundraising events, grant writing, and other initiatives of the organization while raising Advokate’s profile in the communities which it serves, as well as running Advokate’s social media. The ideal candidate has a strong ability to take ownership of a job/task, troubleshoot, and carry to completion. They take initiative, are highly organized, and have a creative eye for graphic design. To learn more visit https://advokate.ca/get-involved/. Interested applicants should send their resume with cover letter to marie@advokate.ca. Deadline for applying is Monday, August 15th. (07/22)

SHIFT ASSISTANT- Due to the rapid increase in demand for our SHIFT program, Advokate Life & Education Services is looking to hire another educator. Hope for Women Pregnancy Services has been actively teaching sexual integrity, prenatal development, and pregnancy options in a growing number of schools across the Lower Mainland through our SHIFT (Sexual Health and Intimacy for Teens) program. SHIFT is in line with the current BC Curriculum learning outcomes and is geared towards middle and high school aged teens. If you’re gifted at public speaking, teaching, and/or value mentoring young minds, you might just be the perfect fit for this SHIFT Assistant role. To learn more, visit https://advokate.ca/get-involved/. Interested applicants should send their resume with cover letter to marie@advokate.ca. (07/22)

HUMAN RESOURCES RECRUITER- Communitas Supportive Care Society is currently looking for an HR Recruiter who works with the Communitas HR Department and with the HR Manager Recruitment. The Recruiter assists applicants through the job application process and supports hiring and placement of staff for the organization. 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. (07/22)

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT- Communitas Supportive Care Society is looking for a full-time Administrative Assistant. The Administrative Assistant position operates alongside the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Team, with priority given to assisting the CEO and the board of directors for 20 hours per week. The person will also support the BC CEO Network 20 hours per week, by providing coordination and administrative support to the Network board and the CEO. 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. (07/22)

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE- Exciting career opportunity in the financial services industry at RBC Dominion Securities – Abbotsford. We are currently looking for an enthusiastic individual with some financial/banking experience or recent graduate of BBA or equivalent (Finance major preferred) Excellent base salary, commissions (after IIROC registration) and comprehensive benefits including employer-matched pensions, comprehensive health benefits including mental health, paid leave-of-absence and more. Contact: Jen Lachner – Branch Operations Manager, RBC Dominion Securities (604)870-7122 jennifer.lachner@rbc.com (07/22)

FULL-TIME RECEPTIONIST/ADMIN ASSISTANT – Abbotsford’s newest brick-and-mortar bookshop and online warehouse is looking to hire a full-time receptionist and administrative assistant. Classical Education Books and Love Your Story Bookshop has a full-time position that interacts with customers to provide information in response to inquiries about products and services, managing incoming calls and customer service inquiries. Excellent communication abilities and data entry skills are essential for candidates. This role will also do various administrative tasks such as billing and receipt entries, ordering product, etc. Fluency in Microsoft Office required, Quickbooks experience is an asset. Salary depends on experience. Please send your resume to info@classicaleducationbooks.ca or drop it off at the store at 104 – 37451 Kilgard Rd. (07/22)

RETAIL SALES ASSOCIATE, TEN THOUSAND VILLAGES (MCC BC)- The mission of Ten Thousand Villages (TTV) is to create opportunities for artisans in developing countries to earn income by bringing their products and stories to our markets through long-term fair trading relationships.  The TTV Retail Sales Associate will assist in front-of-house duties such as sales and customer service.  This is a part-time, hourly position with required shifts on Fridays and Saturdays weekly.  Availability to cover Manager vacations and additional shifts especially during the busy seasons (most notably Christmas/inventory/special events) is required.  Normal area business hours apply, including some weekend and evening activities related to special events.  Application closes July 28/22.  For full job description and to apply online: mccbc.ca/openings (please include resume and cover letter).  Questions?: recruit@mccbc.ca (07/15)

DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN’S DISCIPLESHIP- Gateway Community Church (Abbotsford) is looking for its next Director of Children’s Discipleship! This is a part-time position. If you, or someone you know, is interested in this position, please CLICK HERE to find the job description. If, after reading it, you are still interested in this position, please submit your resume by emailing justin@gatewaycrc.org. (07/15)

FACILITIES MANAGER & CUSTODIAN- Gateway is looking for its next full-time Facility Manager! We are also open to having this be two part-time positions (PT Facility Manager, PT Custodian). If you, or someone you know, is interested in this position, please CLICK HERE to learn more. If, after reading it, you are still interested in this position, please submit your resume by emailing justin@gatewaycrc.org. (07/15)

BOOKKEEPER/JUNIOR ACCOUNTANT- Do you long to be employed in a career that really matters? This is an opportunity to be part of the solution in responding to the opioid crisis within our communities. Kinghaven Peardonville House Society is searching for a FT/PT Bookkeeper/Junior Accountant. The hourly wage is $25-$30. A certificate or diploma in accounting is required. For more information, please contact email: hr@kinghaven.ca. (07/15)

RESOURCE SUPPORT MANAGER (FRASER VALLEY, BC) – Bethesda. As Resource Support Manager, you will provide support to Bethesda’s existing resource management team. Your job is to provide crisis and interim supports to existing peer managers, as well as provide interim supports when there are gaps in management personnel. This position will involve a combination of in-person supports within the Fraser Valley, remote support to managers, and occasional out-of-region travel. This is a permanent full-time position. Competitive salary: $59,945 – $65,062. *Please note that as per current provincial health orders, all Bethesda staff must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19*. Interested applicants may apply online at https://bethesdabc.com/careers or submit a resume, cover letter, and references to the Chief Human Resources Officer via email (careers@bethesdabc.com) or mail (2775 Emerson Street, Abbotsford BC V2T 4H8). Applicants should reference posting #844. Deadline to apply is July 25, 2022. Full job description is available on Bethesda’s website (07/15)

CABINET ASSEMBLER/PACKAGER- Columbia Kitchen Cabinets is looking for a full-time worker to join our day shift, Monday-Friday 5 am-1:30 pm. We offer year-round, indoor employment with lots of potential to advance your career with increases in responsibilities, movement into different positions, and leadership positions. We are willing to train any needed skills. Duties all vary but some examples are: Pinning and assembling pieces together, Operating automated machines, Measuring and cutting boards to length, Following written instructions, Insert hardware components, Keeping a neat and tidy work area, Assist moving product from department to department, Lifting assembled boxes. Benefits are: Profit sharing bonuses, Referral Bonus Plan, Extended health benefits, Vision Care, Dental care, Long term disability, Life Insurance, Quarterly Pizza Lunch, Flexible schedule, Paid time off, Overtime pay, Employee Pricing, Scheduled performance reviews. Please send your resume to jordanschmidt@columbiacabinets.com (07/15)

OFFICE MANAGER- International Messengers Canada Society (IMCS) in Abbotsford is seeking a part-time Office Manager. This person will be the administrator responsible for all office activities (excluding bookkeeping). This person must have strong communications skills, both written and verbal, excellent organizational skills, ability to prioritize, attention to detail, be team-oriented with a positive attitude as well as ability to work unsupervised. This position requires the ability to become proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Google Docs, Gmail, and operation of standard office equipment (scan, fax, copy, phone, etc.). Each staff member, whether overseas or in the home office, is considered a missionary and therefore must have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and a heart for cross-cultural missions. They are also responsible to raise up a prayer and financial support team to support and fund their work with IMCS. We will help you with this. This is a faith-stretching element of serving with IMCS, but also strengthens and deepens our relationship with God. You will be amazed how God provides for you. Benefits: paid statutory holidays; full or part-time hours (minimum of 5 hours/day – 5 days/week); flexible working hours. Job Types: Full-time, Part-time. Please email your resume to Gene Fox at info@im-canada.ca. (07/15)

HOUSE CLEANING SERVICE- House cleaning service available for $30/hour. Contact Karen at 604-302-7169. (07/29)

BOOKKEEPER SERVICES AVAILABLE- Are you looking for someone to help you keep your business financial records in order? I am an independent bookkeeper with several years’ experience and have capacity to take on some new clients. My services include full cycle bookkeeping, accounts payable, accounts receivable, invoicing, payroll, monthly account reconciliations and CRA/WCB remittances using Sage accounting software. I have Bookkeeping for Small Business Certification as well as experience with Law Society trust accounting and some experience with Quickbooks Online. I would be happy to provide references upon request, if you would like more information please contact me at janie@btssolutions.ca or at 604-226-8281 (07/22)

1 BDRM- My name is Jay, and I am a born-again Christian who is looking to set up roots in Abbotsford and to establish myself as a valued contributor of the community and workforce here.  I spent much of my life overseas, teaching and studying in places like Japan, Korea, and Australia, but I now wish to settle somewhere here that has strong Christian community.  Please let me know if you might have a room or suite to rent. My budget for a suite is $1200. Contact me at (250)516-2758 (08/05)

1 BDRM WANTED- 1 bedroom basement suite or something similar in Abbotsford/Aldergrove area, single Christian guy working in Abbotsford. nonsmoker or drinker and no pets. I’m looking to move in September 15th. I’m a respectful tenant and I’ll gladly help out around the house. Please contact at 204-495-0265 or isaiahb24680@gmail.com. Look forward to hearing from you (08/05)

BASEMENT SUITE OR SIMILAR WANTED- Quiet and clean single female in need of a living space in Abbotsford. I am an early childhood educator who works full-time during the week. So most of my time is spent working or preparing for my weeks. My budget sits around $1300 including utilities if possible. Can provide excellent references. Nonsmoker, nondrinker and no pets. Please text Marina at (778) 548-7766. I hope to hear from you soon (08/05)

3 BDRM WANTED- 5 community-focused and tidy young adults looking for a 3 or 4-bedroom house to make a home in mid-August! Preferably something on the west side of Abbotsford/in somewhat close proximity to Columbia Bible College as some of us are students while others are CBC alumni with full-time employment. If you’re looking for a way to encourage Christ-centered community in Abbotsford, please consider lending us a hand (and by hand, I mean house). Our budget sits around the $2300-2500 mark. Call or text Becky at 613-222-7312, or shoot me an email at rebekah.lubbers@gmail.com. (07/29)

2 BDRM WANTED- I am a Christian long-haul trucker, relocating to the Mainland from Vancouver Island. I’m looking for long-term accommodation, and preferably in the rural/countryside/suburban areas of West Abbotsford, Langley, Aldergrove, Surrey, Cloverdale, or White Rock. 2+ bedrooms preferred. Looking for a small house or private suite with some natural daylight. Extra storage or garage space would be an asset for tools, bike etc. I have a well-behaved medium-sized dog that loves people; he accompanies me full-time on the road. I am a very respectful tenant and have often given a hand on the property when needed. Excellent references are available.  Non-smoker, non-drinker.  Please call or text me (Sean) at 250-217-6707 and 706-386-5056 (the cell service can be spotty at times, so please try me at both numbers). *$600 referral paid to anyone able to help me find a suitable place* I look forward to hearing from you (07/22)

SUITE WANTED- Clean & conscientious single lady caregiver in need of a bright suite in the Langley, Aldergrove, or West Abbotsford area (preferably). I am a Worship leader at my local church and I often have a lovely dog with me that loves people. I am looking for a quiet space to come home and study while also working part-time.  Excellent references.  Non-smoker, non-drinker. Please call or text Sarita at 604-319-0616. I look forward to meeting you soon (07/22)

BASEMENT SUITE OR SIMILAR- Basement suite or similar wanted in Surrey/Langley area for one quiet single student + one well-behaved dog. No smoking, drinking, partying… References available, have been employed as a missionary for a bible camp over the last 6 years. I would be happy to assist with house/pet sitting, I also have plenty of current equine experience and could assist with feeds, etc for your livestock and pets. I will be a student at KPU Cloverdale this fall. Looking for October 1 or 15 start. Please email me, Meagan, at meagan.best7@gmail.com. (07/22)

2 BDRM- Dad, son, and 2 indoor cats (indoor trained, claws trimmed sans fleas and neutered-the cats are!) require housing, as soon as possible. We’re fully Covid-19 vaccinated and don’t drink, smoke or party. We are looking for a 2 bedroom, unfurnished rental, in Chilliwack, Abbotsford, or Mission short or long term. If possible, rent to be affordable, competitive, and reasonable. Thank you! Please email us at (praisegod@telus.net) (07/15)

2-3BDRM SUITE OR HOME WANTED– We are a family of 4 (working with North American Indigenous Ministries) looking to relocate to the Abbotsford/Mission/Chilliwack area. We are looking to rent a 2 bedroom + den or a 3 bedroom suite or home starting in September. Please contact Marc at fromme@naim.ca or cell: 250.253.6272 (07/15)

1 BDRM IN HOUSE- My name is Jay, and I am a born-again Christian who is looking to set up roots in Abbotsford and to establish myself as a valued contributor of the community and workforce here.  I spent much of my life overseas, teaching and studying in places like Japan, Korea, and Australia, but I now wish to settle somewhere here that has a strong Christian community.  Please let me know if you might have a room or suite to rent. My budget for a room is $800. Contact me at (250)516-2758 (08/05)

1 BDRM IN HOUSE- We are a young family and are looking for a young female student(s) to live in a room in our basement, which is located near Old downtown Abbotsford. The room is very large and could be shared by two people. Accommodations include; one 3-piece bathroom, living room space with couch, coffee table, and dining table, a small kitchenette with two hot plates for cooking, a full-size fridge, toaster oven, and microwave.  The laundry is in the basement and is shared by us as well. The basement has a separate entrance from the back yard of the house and there is plenty of parking available on the street out front. Internet, hydro / heat and water will be included in the rental fee which we are asking for $700 per month for 1 person or $1000 for two people sharing one room. No smoking, no pets, no parties, no drugs. If interested please text or call 604-308-7453. (08/05)

1 BDRM IN HOME- Move in September 1st!  1 bedroom for rent in 4 bedroom home.  $650/month includes all utilities – laundry, heat, and internet.  We are looking for a Christian woman to join us – we currently have 3 gals here.  We share the kitchen, dining area, living room, and bathroom.  Looking for someone that is comfortable living communally, sharing dinners, hanging out, splitting chores, etc.  Must be clean, peaceful, organized, respectful, and dog friendly as we have a black lab.  Please  text 778.835.2142 if interested (07/22)

1 BDRM SUITE WITH DEN- 1 bdrm with den, w/d, f/s, electric fireplace, basic cable, wi-fi, utilities private entrance,750sq ft, parking available, close to schools, bus stop, shopping. $750 per month. No pets, No smoking. Clearbrook area. Call or text Angela at 778-241-4415 or Dean at 604-418-9570 for viewing (08/05)

1 BDRM- basement suite available in Auguston (east Abbotsford). $1200/month including utilities and Internet. Looking to rent to a single working professional. No pets or smoking/vaping/drugs. Street parking. Lease term: 1 year. Completion of tenancy application and references are required. Showings are booked upon receipt of the completed rental questionnaire. For information and to request a questionnaire, email at: mila.immservices@gmail.com or text at 604-751-5017 (08/05)

2 BDRM SUITE- 2 bedroom, 1 bath suite available on Sept 15 or Oct. 01. Occupancy as soon as Sept 01 can be considered. Located in Huntingdon Village by the Sumas border. Minutes to Costco, UFV, highway. Ground level. Shared laundry room right next to the suite (shared with us as landlords upstairs) Separate side entry. Ample street parking. Internet and all utilities included. Open concept kitchen and living room, lots of light. No pets, smoking, drugs. One-year lease agreement to start. A link to our Craigslist ad is here: https://abbotsford.craigslist.org/apa/d/abbotsford-abbotsford-huntingdon/7516832969.html Safe, clean, and stable tenants are what we’re looking for! Inquiries can be texted to 604-376-1454, or emailed to jqc018@gmail.com (08/05)

4 BDRM + DEN- House for rent in Sardis. Available September 1. 1-year minimum lease is required. This house features a living room, fireplace, dining room, rec room, eat-in kitchen, 2 bathrooms + ensuite, and wraparound deck. Backs city park. Walking distance to amenities and all levels of school. Easy access to Hwy1. No smoking and no pets. $2800/month includes water and garbage removal; the tenant is responsible for utilities. Contact Gaylene at gaylenejoy13@gmail.com for more information (08/05)

3 BDRM- Available July 2022. 1 Year minimum lease required. This 3 bedroom main floor rental features big windows allowing natural light to flow into the living space. Surrounded by many restaurants/convenience stores. The house is close to Clayburn dental clinic, Choices market,  Magaret stendersen school, hiking and walking trails to Discovery trail, and bus stop. Easy access to highway. The house sits on a quarter-acre lot. You will have a big backyard and covered patio. Raised garden beds for growing your vegetables. $2500 per month (plus 60% of utilities). Please call 778-552-5496 for more information. (08/05)

TOWNHOUSE FOR RENT- Newly renovated townhouse located in central Abbotsford, near Columbia Bible College, is available for rent starting September 1st. Level-entry with 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, open-concept living room with dining and full kitchen, laundry room, carport, and private backyard. $1750 plus utilities. If interested, please contact Julene via WhatsApp at +62 811 481 332 (08/05)

3 BDRM + DEN / 2 CAR GARAGE- House for rent in East Abbotsford. Master, Ensuite, Den, and Powder Room on the main floor, 2 bedrooms, and full bath on the 2nd floor. Gas stove, fireplace, hardwood floors, and small deck backing onto greenbelt. Walking distance to amenities. No backyard access, no smoking, or pets. $3200/month includes utilities. Contact Carrie at klassensathome@gmail.com (07/29)

HOUSE FOR RENT- Our house for rent is available on ponderosa street on the west side of Abbotsford. It has a 3 bedroom and 2 bathroom, kitchen, den, and living room also Rec-Room downstairs with another bathroom also a lot of parking spots available. $3200 rent plus utility. If you’re interested please contact Ken at 778-344-1625 (07/29)

HOUSE FOR RENT- Beautiful and immaculately kept 1935 house close to old downtown Abbotsford for rent. 2 bedroom + office (or 3 bedroom), 2 full bathrooms.  Enormous, bright craft room or rec room on lower level. Forced air furnace and upper-level gas fireplace.  Covered porches front and rear. Original wood floors.  Large lot with well-established planting in a quiet, family neighborhood. This property is suitable for someone who enjoys gardening. No smoking, no pets.  $2500 + utilities per month. References required. Call Ulla at 604-614-0245 to arrange a showing. (07/22)

2-BDRM, TEMPORARY FULLY FURNISHED SUITE- Available Sept. 1 or Sept 15 (flexible start date) -Dec. 31, 2022. We have a 2 bdrm, 1.5 bath apartment for rent temporarily, from Sept-Dec 2022 (4 months). The suite is fully furnished. Including dishes and kitchen appliances. Great central location, right by Superstore, Sevenoaks Mall, Mill Lake and the Bus Loop. No smoking. No pets. $1400 a month, including utilities, internet, and 1 underground parking stall. Email Aileen at aileenvildort@gmail.com or text at 778-982-9693 for more information and photos. (07/22)

3 BDRM UPPER FLOOR- Upper floor of newly renovated house with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms for rent in Mission. Fully renovated house on 14000 sqft lot,  parking for 10 cars in the driveway. 600 sqft sundeck and 600sqft shed. All brand-new appliances. Upper floor for $2800. Bottom floor has 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms for additional $1800. Any queries feel free to text 778-552-0412 or email buttar_1983@hotmail.com. (07/22)

2 BDRM- 2 bedroom basement for rent, very spacious living room and kitchen area. Right next to Northview church. Separate laundry unit beside kitchen. Utilities included, not internet. Rent is $1500/month. Non-smokers preferred due to young kids at home. For more info contact 778-552-0412 or email buttar_1983@hotmail.com. (07/22)

HOUSE FOR RENT- Fully renovated house for rent in East Abbotsford. Four bedrooms plus den, two full bathrooms, two kitchens. Large parking area outside for many vehicles. Fantastic Mcmillan, Fraser, Yale school catchment. Fenced yard. One-year lease. Pet considered. No smoking on property or in-house. Available September 15. $3500 per month. rentalabbotsford@gmail.com. (07/22)

2 BDRM- 2 bedroom + den, 2 bathroom upper floor of house. Located in East Abbotsford close to a bus route. Available Aug 15th. In-house laundry, dishwasher, gas stove, and built-in microwave. Deck, no garage access. Absolutely no parties, drugs (legal or not!), smoking or pets (including cats) in or on the property. Employment references, criminal record check and damage deposit required. Christian home – suitable for a professional couple. $2200 includes utilities, WiFi and cable. Contact Lynnet at 604-845-1496 via text for more information. (07/22)

1 BDRM- Bradner 1 bedroom unfurnished rental available September 1. This is a bright, above-ground basement suite with a large covered patio and a view of the acreage from every room. Shared laundry and off-road parking are included. $1800 a month, plus split utilities. It’s a great location with a private entry in a peaceful setting. No smoking, no drugs, no pets. WiFi not included. Looking for quiet, responsible tenants. Limit of 2 tenants in the suite. Please email linda.edworthy@gmail.com to inquire. Damage deposit and references required (07/15)

3 BDRM- 3 bedroom 1 full bath mobile home for rent. Lots of natural light. Avail Aug 15. 1 Pet ok. No smoking. Utilities included. No cable or internet. $3000 a month. Can work some labour for rent. Sits on a poultry farm on Downes Rd. Text 604-308-0134 or email kkf@shaw.ca for more info. (07/15)

HOUSE FOR RENT- Off of Old Yale and Springhill St. Upstairs: kitchen, 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, living room, dining room. Covered sundeck. Downstairs: kitchen, 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, living room, dining room, covered patio. Large backyard with storage shed, carport, covered driveway with parking for 4 vehicles. Pets negotiable with deposit. Available immediately July 15th, August 1st. $3650/month for whole house. 778-772-5448 (Kathryn). (07/15)

​​ABBOTSFORD RESTORATIVE JUSTICE AND ADVOCACY ASSOCIATION MENTORS- Abbotsford Restorative Justice and Advocacy Association (ARJAA) coordinates a mentoring program specifically designed for children and youth who are going through a restorative process. We are looking for adult volunteer mentors (19+) who are able to make a one-year commitment of around 6 hours per month to support youth in our community by building a relationship with them while doing activities of mutual interest. Please contact Taylor at mentoring@arjaa.org or 604-864-4820 for more information. (07/08)

FRASER VALLEY GLEANERS- Fraser Valley Gleaners takes donated produce and makes it into dry soup mix to feed the hungry around the world. We are a faith-based non-profit organization that relies on volunteers and donors for our ministry to run. We invite individuals to help any morning. Our regular volunteer hours are Monday-Friday 8:30am-noon. Gleaners is closed on stat holidays. The work is suited to all ages 12 years and up. The majority of our volunteers are from the senior community who are retired and have the time. Refreshments are provided at coffee time. All necessary equipment such as aprons, knives and gloves are provided. Please wear appropriate clothing and shoes. (No open-toed sandals or flip-flops). Masks are required. Bring your enthusiasm to do the work of converting our excess produce to feed the hungry around the world! If you wish to bring a group of more than 5 people, we ask that you call ahead so we can be ready. For more information, please see our website www.fvgleaners.org or Facebook page. You can also call the office at 604-870-9272 or email info@fvgleaners.org. (04/22)

​​MCC BC CIRCLE OF FRIENDS- Circle of Friends is a new pilot program of the Mennonite Central Committee BC, modeled after MCC Ontario’s program, in which groups of 2-3 volunteers form a “circle of friends” around an individual transitioning from homelessness or shelter living back into the community. Circles meet once a week for activities such as going out for coffee, creating a budget, accessing the food bank, or attending a fitness class. Ultimately the goal of the Circle is to build positive relationships, decrease social isolation, and support participants as they reintegrate with the community. We are looking for volunteers to form the Circles, as well as a couple of Program Support Volunteers who will support the Program Associate in the initial stages of this pilot project. If you would like more information or are interested in volunteering, please connect with Hannah via email (hannahjanzen@mccbc.ca) or phone (604-850-6639– office, 778-548-0699– cell). (11/12)

BUILDING MAINTENANCE- Christian Mission agency in Langley is looking for someone who would be available 1-2 days per week to oversee maintenance of a 3-storey 20-year-old building. The ideal person would have some familiarity with HVAC systems, electrical, plumbing, etc., and is someone who loves to see how God is honoured through their part in this ministry. This could be a great opportunity as a volunteer position for a retiree; we would also consider hiring someone. For further details, please send email to dougtrick@yahoo.ca (10/15)

CORRECTIONAL SERVICES OF CANADA- Correctional Services of Canada is seeking volunteers in the Fraser Valley to support adult males who are serving their federal sentences in the community. Volunteers help facilitate their positive and safe reintegration into society by participating in one-on-one mentorship and group social activities, and providing basic life skills lessons. Volunteers must be at least 19 years old, able to pass a security clearance, and commit to a minimum of 2 hours per week for one year. For more information or to apply, contact Jen Romero, Volunteer Coordinator at jennifer.romero@jhspacific.ca or 604-226-9836. (10/15)

TELECARE CRISIS & CARING LINE- Telecare Crisis & Caring Line is seeking volunteers to join them in the ministry of supportive care for hurting people. If you are 19 or older, a mature Christian, and willing to receive training, we welcome you to inquire about being involved. Please go to www.telecarebc.com/volunteer-2 or call 604-852-4058. God might have a new place for you to use your supportive listening skills. (09/17)

BIBLES FOR MISSIONS THRIFT STORE- Abbotsford Bibles for Missions is a faith based non-profit organization that operates as a thrift store in our community. Our goal is to provide bibles to all demographics worldwide. We have a special focus on the persecuted church and aim to have the world come to know the written word of God. We also support our local community by working with Archway Community Services and other similar organizations to provide funds, goods and resources to seniors in need in our neighbourhoods. We are looking for volunteers that are interested in working as: sales people, cashiers, and those willing to work in the back of the store pricing and sorting donated goods. If you are interested in working with us please contact Brianna at: managerabfm@shaw.ca, 604-854-6682, or fill out a volunteer form on our website: www.abfmthriftstore.com. (09/17)

LIFE’S SECOND CHANCE THRIFT STORE (SUPPORTING LIFE RECOVERY ASSOCIATION)- Money made from the store supports 4 houses for women at various stages of addiction recovery. We are in need of men and women to help move merchandise. There are jobs for everyone. Shifts are usually 4 hours Monday-Saturday (9:30-1:30 &1:30-4:30). We are currently closed on Mondays so volunteers can do extra cleaning and restocking without customers. Evening shifts for care groups, families, or other groups can be arranged. We have COVID protocols in place. For more information about the program, visit our website, Facebook page, or contact Lily Bergen (Store Manager) at 604-854-5928. (07/09)

VOLUNTEER BUSINESS PLAN WRITER- Looking for a volunteer with a strong background in business and business plan writing. This volunteer position will assist me in a Christian-based wellness center that will be located on Green Lake in 70 Mile House. I currently live in Abbotsford. This position will suit someone passionate about people and mental wellness. Please apply at blumauerd@gmail.com. (09/25)

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 schoolroom, 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)

WANTED: CAR TO BORROW- We are YWAM missionaries in Cyprus. Planning to visit family in the Abbotsford area for a month, arriving sometime in early to mid-September. Looking to borrow a car, of any size. Contact Chris and Rosalie Barton on WhatsApp at +447772545227 (08/05)

COFFEE FUNDRAISER- All Stars in Africa shares the love of Christ with kids through sports, discipleship, and education. Our work is focused in underprivileged communities in Uganda, including two of the largest slums in Kampala. One of the ways we fundraiser is through selling original Ugandan Arabica coffee. We have Dark and Medium roast (250g) at $20. Please go to www.allstarsinafrica.com to find out more (07/29)

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