Volunteer at Nanaimo's most Colourful run!

Colours for Kids is coming May 27 2023!

Are you looking for an exciting and meaningful way to give back to your community? Join our team of volunteers for our upcoming Colours for Kids fundraiser! We need teams of enthusiastic and dedicated people to help with everything from registration, to marshalling our runners, to helping us throw an awesome Finish Festival celebration! As a volunteer, you will play a critical role in making this event a success, all while supporting a worthy cause. Plus, you’ll get a front-row seat to the fun and excitement of the Colours for Kids event!

Gather a group of friends, coworkers, or volunteer as an individual and be a part of the team that’s creating the first annual BGCCVI Colours for Kids fundraiser. Enjoy a fun, fulfilling, and rewarding experience while helping us create memories to last a lifetime! You’ll gain new skills, gain valuable work experience, and expand your network. You’ll be supporting community connection and the programs and services that BGCCVI offers to children, youth, and families in our community.

Check out our volunteer opportunities!

Event Planning

Help us plan an incredible event! We have a ton of great ideas, and we need a team to help us make it happen. We’re looking for:

  • Volunteers with community connections
  • Teams to post event signage
  • Ambassadors to spread the world about Colours for Kids!

Run Day

On event day, we’ll need all hands on deck to create a fun and safe experience for everyone. This is a great chance to get involved!

  • Route marshals
  • Registration attendants
  • Finish line attendants
  • Crowd control

Finish Festival

Do you know how to plan a great party? Consider joining our Finish Festival planning team and put your ideas to work! We’re looking for:

  • Event planners
  • Connections to community groups and family-friendly entertainment
  • Cleanup, security, and first aid

Sign us up!

Do you have a team or group of people that are ready to give back to your community and have a GREAT time while doing it? Volunteer now for Colours for Kids! You’ll be a part of Nanaimo history and help to create even more opportunities for the children and families that BGCCVI serves. Register your group below, and come join the fun!