Zenwest is a member run organization. Everything that we provide is driven by members who have donated their time and expertise to help keeping the organization running smoothly. If you would like to help and donate your time, there are many opportunities available for volunteering. Please see below. Please feel free to contact our volnteer coordinator here: <volunteer coordinator contact>, or directly contact the leaders of the teams below that interest you.
Contact us today to volunteer your time and to give back to the community.
Genjo Marinello Osho will be leading a sesshin in Victoria at the Maria Montessori Academy on the weekend of February 28th to March 1st , 2020. Genjo Osho is the Abbot of the Chobo-ji temple in Seattle, and is a senior teacher in the Rinzai Zen school.read more
Governance The Zenwest Buddhist Society is incorporated as a not-for-profit organization in the province of British Columbia, Canada. Governance is provided by a five member Board of Directors which is elected each spring at our Annual General Meeting of members. Our...read more
The board oversees the governance and operations of Zenwest. Would you like to get involved in the business of zenwest? Are you excited by policy, fiscal responsibility and governance?read more
Do you want to deepen your practice and learn to manifest the roles of Jikijitsu, Densu or Shoji? Join the zendo team and really dive into your practice. All sits are run by volunteers on the zendo team and we are always looking for more people to help out.read more
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Thank you for helping to make Zen come alive at Zenwest!