Volunteer

Langley Quilters Guild helped honour two long-time members of the Langley Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, including Pat Walker (left), with “beautiful quilts” to express appreciation for their years of service to the non-profit. Her quilt was presented by Nuala Adderley (right), the guild vice-president. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Giving everlasting thanks to devoted Langley volunteers

Quilts given to two women who donate more than 30+ years each to Langley Memorial Hospital Auxiliary

 

Lesley Wells encourages others to donate some time to a cause they believe in, describing her volunteer duties with Langley Meals on Wheels – and specifically their new Community Kitchen program – as a labour of love. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Community kitchen volunteer encourages more to get involved

Langley City’s Lesley Wells describes her contributions as selfish - getting more out than she gives

 

Aldergrove Fair volunteer Mike Robinson getting ready for the next event - the Aldergrove Canada Day Parade. (Special to Aldergrove Star)

‘Volunteering is what keeps social groups together; it is a human way of saying I care’

Aldergrove resident Mike Robinson talks about the importance of lending a hand in the community

 

The Springman siblings sell treats at a stand in rural Aldergrove. (Special to The Star)

Aldergrove siblings run roadside stand to raise funds for impoverished children

The Springmans sell veggies, shaved ice, flowers, and crafts at 248th Street and Robertson Crescent

The Springman siblings sell treats at a stand in rural Aldergrove. (Special to The Star)
Dwight Storring of Kitchener, Ont. aired ‘Dog’s Best Friend’ on YouTube at the end of January to bring awareness to the efforts made by ElderDog Canada. (screen grab)
Dwight Storring of Kitchener, Ont. aired ‘Dog’s Best Friend’ on YouTube at the end of January to bring awareness to the efforts made by ElderDog Canada. (screen grab)
Walnut Grove’s Marjorie and John Sutherland have been using ElderDog services since July 2019 to help get their 14-year-old pup Maggie some outdoor time. (Christina Saremba/Special to Langley Advance Times)

PHOTOS: Non-profit helps Langley seniors with dog care

ElderDog offers seniors assistance with their dog’s daily activities

Walnut Grove’s Marjorie and John Sutherland have been using ElderDog services since July 2019 to help get their 14-year-old pup Maggie some outdoor time. (Christina Saremba/Special to Langley Advance Times)
The volunteer role of a parent at Peace Arch Elementary is under review by the district. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Elementary school coaching by White Rock volunteer with criminal past questioned

School district says a review of volunteer at Peace Arch Elementary underway

The volunteer role of a parent at Peace Arch Elementary is under review by the district. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Front-line heroes can find respite… on horseback

Front-line heroes can find respite… on horseback

Langley Equestrian Association offers their steady steeds to those facing extra stress

  • Jul 6, 2020
Front-line heroes can find respite… on horseback
Langley Advance Times files

Township of Langley’s volunteer appreciation event postponed for 2020

Spokesperson said volunteers will be notified and recognized for their efforts individually

Langley Advance Times files
VIDEO: Langley City council says ‘Mahalo’ to volunteers with Hawaiian-themed celebration Tuesday night

VIDEO: Langley City council says ‘Mahalo’ to volunteers with Hawaiian-themed celebration Tuesday night

Entertained by ukulele music and Polynesian dancers – hundreds gathered for appreciation banquet

VIDEO: Langley City council says ‘Mahalo’ to volunteers with Hawaiian-themed celebration Tuesday night
Bella Howatt was surprised by school hallways lined with applauding students and staff on Friday, bringing her to tears, following her last day feeding students – due to serious health concerns. (Shortreed Elementary photo)

VIDEO: Aldergrove students surprise volunteer who cooks them breakfast each morning

Shortreed Elementary breakfast program lead Bella Howat has had to step down due to health concerns

Bella Howatt was surprised by school hallways lined with applauding students and staff on Friday, bringing her to tears, following her last day feeding students – due to serious health concerns. (Shortreed Elementary photo)
Terry Fox Run needs volunteers

Terry Fox Run needs volunteers

The annual Terry Fox Run is looking for volunteers to help with upcoming event

Terry Fox Run needs volunteers
The First Capital Chorus entertained the crowd at the Langley City volunteer appreciation night Tuesday at Cascades Casino. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: What counts? Making a difference: Langley mayor

Langley City council once again thanked hundreds of its volunteers for their service

The First Capital Chorus entertained the crowd at the Langley City volunteer appreciation night Tuesday at Cascades Casino. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance Times)
Helpers needed to install annual Christmas display in Langley park

Helpers needed to install annual Christmas display in Langley park

The annual holiday display will be set up this weekend.

Helpers needed to install annual Christmas display in Langley park