Board of Directors

Thank you to our Board of Directors who volunteer their time, talent and expertise to direct, mentor and provide oversight for our organization.

Rahim Rajan
President - Sierra Canada Foodservice & Barware Inc.

David Pereira
Project Manager, Office of Vice President - Academic, British Columbia Institute of Technology

John Lam
Investment Consultant - Scotiabank, Burnaby Main

Evelyn Gut
Major Gifts Officer - The Salvation Army

Cynthia Hendrix
Advertising Executive - Burnaby Now

Larry Ho
General Manager, Jericho Tennis Club

Yashina Jiwa
Director, Strategic Creations, Management Consulting

Mehreen Poonja
Mental Health Clinician Older Adult Mental Health Team, Vancouver Coastal Health

Staff

Our passionate, experienced and diverse team delivers a wide range of services, build community, and help to break down barriers for those in need.

MJ Buck
Volunteer Services Manager
604-292-3902
MJ@BbyServices.ca

Stephen D'Souza
Executive Director
604-292-3904
Stephen@BbyServices.ca

Marney Godkin
Community Resources Manager
604-292-3900
Marney@BbyServices.ca

Preet Sahota
Welcoming Seniors' Spaces Manager
604-292-3909
Preet@BbyServices.ca

Rita Li
Seniors Accountant
604-292-3905
Rita@BbyServices.ca

Vicki Goundry
Seniors Transportation Manager
604-292-3902
Vicki@BbyServices.ca

Kim Mitchell
Program Manager,
Burnaby Meals On Wheels
604-299-5754
Kim@MealsOnWheels-Burnaby.com

Alaina Wong
Fundraising Manager
604-292-3903
Alaina@BbyServices.ca

Lori Rank
Peer Counselling Coordinator
604-291-2258
Lori@BbySeniors.ca
www.bsoss.org

Volunteers

Our success and ability to meet the growing community need can be attributed to the individuals that generously give of their time and skills.

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the Volunteer Services Manager. You will be given an opporunity to make a difference in your community, make new friends, learn new skills, explore career options, and discover hidden interests and talents.

Volunteer Orientation Sessions take place on the first Monday of every month between 10am - 11am. We are able to offer a wide range of volunteer opportunities that are either Seasonal or year round. They include but are not limited to: senior's transportation drivers, Christmas Bureau, summer events, front line worker in office, meal delivery and income form and tax completion.

Toy Room Volunteer

Volunteer Tasks and Responsibilities
Various positions include, but are not limited to: Toy sorter: Sort, count, and package toy donations; Shopping helper: Assist parents in choosing toys for their children.

Other Opportunities

  • Christmas Donation Pick-up/Deliver
  • Burnaby Seniors Transportation Driver


For more information on volunteering, please contact MJ at 604-292-3902 or e-mail MJ@BbyServices.ca

Our Values

The Board of Directors, staff and volunteers are committed to delivering our mission to empower people in need by providing a voice, resources and opportunities through our shared core values:

Lead change ● Inspire compassion & care ● Advocate with & for people ● Break down barriers ● Foster resilience ● Work within communities ● Embrace the entrepreneurial spirit

Staff

Our passionate, experienced and diverse team delivers a wide range of services, build community, and help to break down barriers for those in need.

MJ Buck
Volunteer Services Manager
604-292-3902
MJ@BbyServices.ca

Stephen D'Souza
Executive Director
604-292-3904
Stephen@BbyServices.ca

Marney Godkin
Community Resources Manager
604-292-3900
Marney@BbyServices.ca

Preet Sahota
Welcoming Seniors' Spaces Manager
604-292-3909
Preet@BbyServices.ca

Rita Li
Seniors Accountant
604-292-3905
Rita@BbyServices.ca

Vicki Goundry
Seniors Transportation Manager
604-292-3902
Vicki@BbyServices.ca

Kim Mitchell
Program Manager,
Burnaby Meals On Wheels
604-299-5754
Kim@MealsOnWheels-Burnaby.com

Alaina Wong
Fundraising Manager
604-292-3903
Alaina@BbyServices.ca

Lori Rank
Peer Counselling Coordinator
604-291-2258
Lori@BbySeniors.ca
www.bsoss.org


The best thing about the Christmas Bureau is feeling the support of the community and feeling like an equal and important member of the community; and being blessed by the generosity of others.

Teuta - a mother of two sponsored by the Burnaby Christmas Bureau

Toy Room Volunteer

Volunteer Tasks and Responsibilities
Various positions include, but are not limited to: Toy sorter: Sort, count, and package toy donations; Shopping helper: Assist parents in choosing toys for their children.

Other Opportunities

  • Christmas Donation Pick-up/Deliver
  • Burnaby Seniors Transportation Driver


For more information on volunteering, please contact MJ at 604-292-3902 or e-mail MJ@BbyServices.ca

Our Values

The Board of Directors, staff and volunteers are committed to delivering our mission to empower people in need by providing a voice, resources and opportunities through our shared core values:

Lead change ● Inspire compassion & care ● Advocate with & for people ● Break down barriers ● Foster resilience ● Work within communities ● Embrace the entrepreneurial spirit
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