YMCA EXCHANGES

connect . exchange . discover.|créez des liens. échangez. découvrez.

Throwback Thursday, National Volunteer Week edition: Call For Volunteers

Leave a comment

 

 

 

Women of Winnipeg, MB took up the cause of volunteers during World War 2. | Les femmes de Winnipeg, MB ont forme une force des benevoles durant la Deuxieme Guerre Mondiale. (Source: National Film Board/Office National du Film)

This week’s Throwback Thursday post, in honour of National Volunteer Week, is a short film called “Call for Volunteers”. This short archival film from WWII depicts how the women of Winnipeg opened a volunteer bureau and enlisted 7000 womeninto the war effort. Through a variety of activities, these women extended and maintained social services during the war. Look out for a special appearance by the YMCA of Winnipeg! Check out the link below.

En reconnaissance de la Semaine de l’action des bénévoles, on vous présente “Call for Volunteers” un court-métrage qui s’agit les femmes de la ville de Winnipeg qui ont formé un bureau de bénévoles pour servir le peuple dans plusieurs façons. Le YMCA de Winnipeg fait un passage éclair!

Call For Volunteers

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s