Category Archive for: Volunteering

Calling women in from the cold

by NightShift

NightShift Street Ministries is calling vulnerable women on the street in from the freezing cold nights, this week and throughout the winter, with our new Extreme Weather Response (EWR) shelter. The shelter is now open from 8 pm to 7 am during temperatures of -4◦C or below, or in snowy conditions.   The dramatic turn…

Music Ministry at NightShift

by NightShift

It’s Monday, it’s a public holiday for British Columbia Day, and it’s Music Ministry day! Today we are thrilled to have Andy, Darcy and Mike launch a brand new Music Ministry at NightShift. It’s where we are gathering together gifted singers and musicians to share their talent and inspirational songs that glorify God and bring…

ALPHA for our Street Friends

by adminis

Starting Sunday, Feb. 17, we will be hosting a 10-week Alpha session for our street friends in Surrey, led by Del and Lynda Thiessen. This is a great opportunity to volunteer or pray for this very special journey. Schedule of Talks (Please pray along):  – Feb 17: Launch party: Is This It? – Feb. 24:…

Connect and grow with FORGE

by adminis

We value our volunteers for what they bring to our organization, to say nothing of the hours of support they provide. Over the last year, we have been upgrading our Volunteer Services program to empower those who serve with NightShift and equip them to serve effectively together. Now we are pleased to announce another level…

Extreme Weather Response at NightShift

by adminis

As the CBC recently reported, “This winter could be one of the top three coldest winters in the past 20 years for Vancouver and Victoria, British Columbia”. Once again NightShift is a designated operator of an overnight Extreme Weather Shelter, ready to open as given notice during the November – March season. This morning we held an…

Students back to work

by adminis

The students from PLBC were a tremendous help in organizing the food and supply area of the warehouse. They also helped tackle the large mountain of clothing we currently have to sort through as we gather a new season’s worth of clothing donations.  We welcome youth groups on a drop-in or regular basis. On Thursday mornings we are pleased…