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About

About Us

VBY is the “Go To” source for nurturing and growing Yukon volunteerism.

Our mandate consists of three main roles:

  • We tailor match individuals to volunteer opportunities
  • We help non-profits find volunteers
  • We provide training and resources to individuals and organizations

Our Vision: A strong Yukon with a strong volunteer spirit! 

Our Mission: To foster and promote volunteerism throughout the Yukon by providing resources, training, consultation, and support for individuals and organizations

Our key goals:

  • To educate individuals and non-profits about the benefits of volunteerism
  • To inspire Yukoners to share their knowledge and skills through volunteering
  • To celebrate volunteers’ contributions
  • To connect and support volunteers and volunteer organizations across Yukon
  • To provide resources, training, consultation, and other support that will enable agencies to effectively engage and manage volunteers
  • To develop partnerships that will facilitate the advancement of volunteerism in Yukon

Our values

  • Community spirit
  • Diversity
  • Collaboration
  • Lifelong learning
  • Quality service

Partners

Association franco-yukonnaise (AFY)
Yukon College
Whitehorse Chamber of Commerce
YuWin
CJUC 92.5 FM : Community Radio

Sponsors

Yukon News
What’s Up Yukon

Funders

Community Services
Advanced Education