National Volunteer Week April 15-21
It's National Volunteer Week! Thank you to all our wonderful volunteers who have helped support our organization's goals, programming and special events. We recognize your generous commitment of time and dedicated energy.Thank you again so much and look forward to seeing you soon!
With gratitude and appreciation,
Mount Pleasant Family Centre Society
Don't forget to add your West Jet Draw ticket
1/200 chance to win a Gift of Flight from West Jet!
Join us for local beer, wine and bites from many of our
Mount Pleasant eateries accompanied by live music on 
Thursday, March 8. 
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Volunteer opportunities for this event - CLICK HERE
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Thank you and hope to see you all March 8!

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Thank you to all the Participants, Board Members, Volunteers, Staff and the many local vendors!

The event was a great success and we look forward until next year.



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We are looking for wonderful and dedicated volunteers!  

Our annual fundraiser, Savour our Neighbourhood, is coming up on ThursdayMarch 8th and it will be an evening of local food, wine and craft beer pairings, and local entertainment.  

Please read through the following volunteer positions listed below to help make this event a success!  You can contact Theresa Tang, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or 604-872-6757 if you are interested in any of the following:

Pre - Event Preparation (2-5 positions)
Several hours prior to the start of the event, set up of large poster board on easel at entrance with acknowledgements to Sponsors/Donors; arranging cocktail tables (cloths, tea-lights/holders and printed material); arranging the "look" of the main tables with platters & wine flights/beer (in conjunction with food coordinators; including napkins, forks, plates, etc.); arranging prizes on tables; set up MPFCS display board; putting out some flower arrangements; etc.*Availability in the day of March 8th is required.  Interest in event planning and/or decorating an asset. *

General Helpers (3 positions)
Assist in various areas as assigned by the Volunteer Coordinators.  For example, hosting the silent auction table, assisting with reception, assisting with end of silent auction to ensure end times are observed.  

Venue Tear down (6 positions)
Collecting platters, photo collages, table cloths, display boards, flower arrangements, etc. Lifting and carrying involved.

Servers and Bussers (6 positions)
Responsible for keeping tables tidy and clear of empty plates and glasses. Ensuring each station has adequate serving utensils etc. *Serving it Right certificate an asset but not required.*

Kitchen Assistant (2 positions) 
Assist the Kitchen Manager as required, ensuring that food is being attractively presented and that all necessary cutlery, serving dishes etc are in place.  Also coordinates arrival and organization/refrigeration of food as required.

We look forward to hearing from you!
Mount Pleasant Family Centre Society
All Members welcome at the
Annual General Meeting
for the Mount Pleasant Family Centre Society!

Tuesday, October 17, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM


The evening will begin with a potluck dinner (provided by the existing Board members) all together upstairs in the playroom. After dinner, the adults will go downstairs for the meeting and the children will stay upstairs to play with the childcare providers.

So that we can prepare enough food and provide enough childcare, please register your attendance by replying to this email or by calling us (604) 872-6757. In your RSVP, please include your name, your child(ren)'s names and ages, and your member number (if you have it handy).

Please note: Only those people with current memberships are allowed to vote and/or become board members. You are welcome to update your membership online or in person at the drop-in before the meeting. Membership fees will not be collected at the AGM.

Thank you for your continued participation. We hope to see you at the AGM!

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