Upcoming events

10 Feb 2016 6:00 PM (PST) • Kitsilano Neighbourhood House (Kits House)
10 Feb 2016 6:30 PM (PST) • 1055 West Broadway, 2nd Floor Boardroom

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Current Volunteer Opportunities

SPEC is always eager to work with volunteers who are motivated to make a positive impact on our urban environment.  There are many ways to become involved, at one off events such as beach clean-ups or on one of the committees.  If you are highly motivated or have a particular idea you'd like to put into motion you might consider joining one or more of our committees! 


Email volunteer(at)spec.bc.ca to talk to Tova, a real live human being who'd love to help you get involved!!


Other opportunities arise often.  Sign up to Become a Volunteer and you'll receive regular volunteer call outs by email.

Specific needs


Web designer

For our 45th anniversary, some of our members put together the amazing history of SPEC on some posters. We had an amazing graphic designer work on it, and now we just need to get it on our website. This is a short term project, so no big commitment required. The website uses WildApricot. Email Tova at volunteer(at)spec.bc.ca.

Committees - Our committees are always open to receiving new volunteers. Get in touch and join us at one of our meetings!


Energy Committee

The Energy Committee is looking forward to a great 2015! We have an energetic team of new volunteers that are putting time and energy into some great projects! If you are dedicated and passionate, there's a place for you. The committee focuses on issues around fossil fuel reduction, alternative energy and education.The committee meets every second Wednesday of the month at 5:30 at the SPEC office. Email volunteer(at)spec.bc.ca or sign up  to Become a Volunteer.

Waste Committee

The waste committee had an amazing 2015, and now has laid the ground work to go forward on some really amazing ideas. The committee meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 PM. Email volunteer(at)spec.bc.ca or sign up  to Become a Volunteer.

Food and the Environment Committee


The Food and the Environment Committee works on projects from school gardens to public education to land use issues. They need talented, dedicated people to help move their projects forward. Interested? email volunteer(at)spec.bc.ca and come to their next meeting!

Get Growing!


Looking for inspiration? Guidance? A chance to give back? Our demonstration gardens are truly amazing. Both locations contribute to the community through supportive learning opportunities and food donations to those in need. You'll find a ton of information on these gardens at specgardens.blogspot.com. Get involved with the Cambie Communal Garden (near Cambie and 10th avenue) by emailing cambiegarden[at]gmail.com. The Cambie group meets regularly on Sunday mornings from 10-noon.  

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