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Celebrating 25 Years of Volunteers for National Volunteer Week

Published on April 04, 2016

Over the past 25 years, you’ll find volunteer superheroes behind almost every Evergreen event, activity, or program. These amazing folks are using their superpowers to make their communities greener and better.  With a strong passion, incredible dedication, unique skills, and loads of enthusiasm they are a powerful force.  In honour of National Volunteer Week 2016, we celebrate these superheroes!

Some fun facts:

  • There have been over 200,000 Evergreen volunteers since 1991
  • Volunteers have contributed over 600,000 hours! 
  • 27% of our volunteers are aged 17 years and under
  • 27% of our volunteers are aged 19-34 years
  • 22% of our volunteers are aged 55+ years

Interested in becoming a volunteer? Find out more here