Become a volunteer
Are you interested in the history of Vancouver’s Chinatown and Chinese culture? Would you like to develop your professional skills while working in a cultural heritage site? Join our Volunteer Program and start your journey into Vancouver’s Chinese Garden today!
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is an internationally recognized cultural and educational facility that offers extensive professional training for a range of individuals. The Volunteer Program offers direct work experience in events, retail, educational programming, garden tours, and office administration. The joy of volunteering here are many, among which is an opportunity to meet great people, share your knowledge, and relish the Garden’s tranquil environment.
Special Event Assistant
We are looking for volunteers to assist with the Temple Fair celebration on Sunday, February 18, 2018. The following positions are available:
▫ Ushers for the VIP reception
▫ Marchers for the Chinatown Spring Festival Parade
Docents lead 45-minute public tours for visitors and the community to share information about Chinese gardens, history, culture, and philosophy. The position is great for fine tuning public speaking and group facilitation skills.
Gift Shop Assistant
Assist with inventory, display, and customer purchases; great for those interested in obtaining retail experience.
How to Apply
Apply for your interesed opporunity by sending your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org