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District 69 Society of Organized Services (SOS) delivers over 30 programs in service to kids, teens, adults & seniors living in Parksville, Nanoose Bay, and Qualicum Beach. Follow our latest news.

SOS Youth Talent Competition

SOS Youth Talent Competition 2021 SOS wants to celebrate Youth Week by showing our community how talented our local youth are! That's why we're holding a Youth Talent Competition! We know many of you have hidden, and not so hidden talents, so why not share them,...

Calendar Prize Winner

The winners of our Calendar prize package are SOS volunteers Alan and Sandy! They were listening to 88.5 The Beach when their winning number was drawn. They have won a 2 night deluxe stay at Tigh-Na-Mara including a Grotto Spa experience and $100 to Cedars...

Calendar draw winner!

We have a winner! Is it you? If you have #732 on the back of your SOS calendar, you have won a deluxe stay for 2 at Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa and Conference Centre! Call us at 250-248-2093 or drop by the SOS Community Services Centre with your winning calendar....

SOS 2021 Commemorative Calendar

Our Resilient Community: 2021 Commemorative Calendar When COVID-19 forced our communities into lock-down, we had some difficult decisions to make. Our Thrift Shop was closed and revenue that has traditionally funded the majority of our programs and services,...

Families helping families

The holidays will be different this year. But if you are in the position to give, you can show your children the value in helping others. Families helping families. Share what you can. Click below to watch a 15-second video. Thank...

SOS CHILD, YOUTH & FAMILY PROGRAMS COORDINATOR

SOS CHILD, YOUTH & FAMILY PROGRAMS COORDINATOR Duties & Responsibilities: Coordinates and facilitates early years, youth & family group programs that promote engagement and positive development through strong relationship building with participants....

THRIFT SHOP OPERATIONS SUPERVISOR

THRIFT SHOP OPERATIONS SUPERVISOR Duties & Responsibilities: Provides hands on supervision of all Merchandisers and Shipper/Receivers to ensure effective operations of the Thrift Shop. Maintains a high degree of organization to ensure an efficient flow of...

THRIFT SHOP SHIPPER/RECEIVER

THRIFT SHOP SHIPPER/RECEIVER Duties & Responsibilities: Transports donations from loading bay to pricing/sorting room. Operates/assists on Thrift Shop truck.  Sorts, labels, and prices donations.   Qualifications & Skills:  Training and/or experience in...