AGM – May 15, 2024

AGM Notice Join us for Volunteer Grandparents’ Annual General Meeting (AGM) on May 15th at 6:00 pm online on Zoom. This year, we’re excited to announce that our AGM will feature a special guest speaker, Rachelle Patille, a… Read More

You are invited…

Did you know that Volunteer Grandparents has been bridging and enriching generations for half a century? Join us as we learn about our fascinating history and celebrate five decades of our success. In addition, Volunteer Burnaby will be… Read More

A Wonderful Milestone : 50 YEARS of Program Delivery

The Volunteer Grandparents Organization supports and encourages multigenerational relationships and the concept of the extended family. Our mission is to “bridge and enrich the generations” by fostering intergenerational understanding, communication, and cooperation between the generations. Volunteer Grandparents provides… Read More

Program Update- October 2022

October 26, 2022 Although our School Grandparent Program is still on hold because of the Pandemic, we are happy to let you know that our Family Match Program and Letters To Seniors Program are still accepting participants. A… Read More

Program Update- May 2022

We are excited to announce we have slowly begun re-opening our Family Match Grandparent Program! We are currently busy reaching out to the families and volunteers who have submitted applications during the last 2 years throughout the Pandemic…. Read More

Introducing Our New Summer Student

May 2, 2022 Hello! My name is Natalie, and I am delighted to take on the Summer 2022 Administrative Assistant position with Volunteer Grandparents. I am a third-year university student pursuing a degree in Human Geography and Spanish who… Read More

Program Update- January 2022

January 4, 2022 Happy New Year! We hope that everyone had a lovely holiday season.  As we welcome 2022 it is hard not to reflect on the significant changes in our lives that have occurred in the last… Read More

Grandparents Day Contest Winners…

What Do Grandparents Mean to You? This year, to celebrate Grandparents’ Day on September 12th, we held a community-wide social media contest. The contest, which was open to anyone who wished to participate, focused on highlighting the connections… Read More