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|Position Title||Organization / Program Name(s)||Communities||Duties||Suitable For||Volunteering Location||Police Check|
|Special events - Fundraising Volunteer||Halton Children's Aid Society||Are you an organized individual who enjoys helping out at fun-filled and rewarding special events and fundraisers. If so, you may be interested in becoming a part of our special events volunteer team. Several special events are organized each year where volunteers are needed to assist with organizing and running the event. Events such as: golf tournaments, diversity day events, racquet club events, dragon boat races and most importantly our annual fundraising Stardust gala. The funds raised at these events goes towards providing programs for children in care such as bursaries, camps, educational programs and seasonal gifts through the Children’s Aid Foundation of Halton.||Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups||Required|
|Administrative Volunteers||Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Halton Region Office||Front-of-the office volunteers who are capable of answering the phone and redirecting calls, greeting people with great customer service skills and strong computer skills.
Duties include greeting customers, general office duties, taking donations, telephone reception, deliveries, computer work with data, counting money, receipt writing. Some duties suitable for high school hours.
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+)||7 - 4391 Harvester Rd, Burlington, Ontario||Not Required|
|Special Events Set-up||Museums of Burlington, Ireland House at Oakridge Farm||Volunteer would: assist with the set-up & take down for Museum events; must be physically capable of lifting & moving heavy items.||Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Ireland House Museum and Joseph Brant Museum||Required|
|Inside Maintenance||Lowville United Church||Bi-weekly: vacuuming all carpeted and hardwood floors upstairs, clean bathrooms, sinks, toilet urinals, mop floors, collect all garbage to kitchen cans
Monthly: vacuuming all carpeted downstairs, vacuum and mop harwood floors downstairs
Seasonal: wash all windows except stained glass, inside & out
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||5800 Guelph Line, Burlington, ON||Not Required|
|Volunteers||Willow Park Ecology Centre||Volunteers would assist with pathway maintenance, park clean up, planting trees, shrubs, and general help as needed. Special planting days for aquatics in wetland and other special days such as Earth Day, Butterfly Day, & Organic Gardening Day. Call for specific information.
New: Tree monitoring - locate, identify, measure, and monitor trees in the park.
|Willow Park, off Mary Street, Norval||Not Required|
|Youth Dance Chaperone Volunteer||Milton Community Resource Centre||-supervising entrance and exit
-assist with set-up/clean-up
-monitoring hallways and coat-room
-monitoring youth in the dance area
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Milton Leisure Centre, Main St., Milton||Required|
|Acton Community Garden Volunteer||Community Development Halton||Suitable for anyone interested in getting outside to garden or learn about gardening. Volunteer skills needed for the 2014 growing season:
• People able to water, weed and harvest
• Fundraisers and a treasurer
• Communications volunteer to be a liaison with the local paper
|Anyone||Rotary Park off of Elizabeth Street, Acton||Not Required|
|Special Event Support||Museums of Burlington, Ireland House at Oakridge Farm||Assist with set up and take down of event and with any of the following activities: staffing activity and refreshment tables; take admissions/ticket sales; children's games and activities; front reception desk and gift shop sales; providing tours in the museum; parking.||Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Ireland House Museum and/or Joseph Brant Museum||Required|
|Special Event Support||Museums of Burlington, Joseph Brant Museum||To help support events at the museum, assisting at one of the following activity stations: refreshment tables, help with bbq, reception duties, gift shop sales, children's activities, parking, museum tours and assist with the event set up and take down or clean up. Majority of events take place on weekends and/or public holidays. A few events take place during weekdays.||Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Joseph Brant Museum or Ireland House Museum||Required|
|In-Community Volunteer: Public Awareness||Canadian Blood Services, Blood Donor Clinics, Burlington||• Assist with set-up and teardown of the promotional booth and other equipment (if applicable)
• Provide courteous and responsive service to prospective donors
• Provide information about Canadian Blood Services programs and initiatives
• Assist with management of participant records and event documentation
• Deliver professional presentations on behalf of Canadian Blood Services about programs
(including stem cell registry, as appropriate), the importance of blood donation and the need to
recruit new blood donors for Canada’s blood system
• Complete all required forms on time and bring forward requests for additional information and
post-presentation feedback to Volunteer Resources
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Families|
|Doors Open 2014 Burlington Site Greeters||Doors Open Burlington||Greet, count and direct the public who come to the sites. Educate the public about the overall Doors Open programme and direct them to other sites. Volunteers are not required to give tours of the site, that will be done by site specific volunteers.||Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+)||You will be volunteering at one site per shift, where possible we try to place a site of your choice||Not Required|
|Organizing Committee Members||Doors Open Burlington||Sit on the organizing committee to plan the Doors Open Event.||Various locations around Burlington||Not Required|
|Student Volunteer||SENACA Seniors Day Program Halton||There are many opportunities for students such as:
1)help with computer work
2)assist staff with one to one activities such as reading, talking, doing manicures, puzzles, crafts, cards
3) assist staff with program activities such as carpet bowling, shuffle board, horseshoes, trivia
4)assist by helping with the day to day organizational chores such as set up, clean up, laundry, tidying, crafts, bulletin boards
5) help with special events such as Christmas party, garage sale, fundraising events.
|Youth ; High School Students||53 Bond Street or Palermo United Church (Bronte Road and Dundas) Oakville, On||Required|
|Day of Volunteers "Race for Teens At Risk"||Drew Hildebrand Teen Benefit Fund||To promote the event in school, friends, families and community.
Route marshals, registration, food prep, raffle, set up- tear down, general volunteer.
Collect Donations and Raffle Tickets
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Coronation Park, Oakville|
|ReStore - Warehouse Personnel||Habitat for Humanity Halton||Assisting in the ReStore.
Provide customer service
Help with general housekeeping tasks
Assist with pick ups
Repair damaged items and assembles products to sell in the ReStore
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups||1800 Appleby Line, Unit 10, Burlington||Not Required|
|Food Bank Team Captain||Salvation Army, Khi Community, Milton - Nipissing Rd, Family Services||Give oversight and responsible for the: sorting of food; pre-bagging of groceries for clients; general warehouse duties as required;||Adults aged 18 and up||100 Nipissing, Unit #3 Milton ON L9T 5B2||Not Required|
|ReStore - Small Engine Repair Personnel||Habitat for Humanity Halton||Test and repair the following:
- Lawn mowers
- Power washers
|1800 Appleby Line, Unit 12, Burlington, Ontario||Not Required|
|Volunteer Electrician||Habitat for Humanity Halton||Test and repair the following:
- Electronic equipment
- Lighting and fixtures
- Seasonal items
Other duties as required.
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+)||1800 Appleby Line, Unit 12, Burlington, Ontario||Not Required|
|Backstage Assistant, Crew, Actor||Burl-Oak Theatre Group||A) Crew and Backstage: Helping out pre and post production . No experience needed - all training provided.
Backstage roles: costumes, props, stage hands, lighting, sound, publicity, make-up.
B) Actor depending on auditions
|Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+)||1290 Speers Road, Unit 12, Oakville||Not Required|
|Volunteers||Oakville Chamber Orchestra||Prepare promotional material for distribution, help usher and assist in staging of concerts, provide ticket information and sales to concert-goers, assist with post-concert reception.
We are also looking for some people with an interest in helping to distribute some flyers "door to door" in specific areas within Oakville and Burlington.
|Youth ; High School Students||St.Simon's Anglican Church (1450 Litchfield Rd.) and Central Baptist (340 Rebecca St.) Oakville||Not Required|
|Fundraising Committee volunteer- Special Events||St John Ambulance, Oakville - Milton & Halton Hills Branch||- Attend a monthly meeting
- Organize logistics ofvarios fundraising events - Solicit silent auction/ raffle donations
- Solicit sponsors
- Sell tickets to events/ recruit participants
- Brainstorm new fundraising event ideas
|Adults aged 18 and up||202-407 Speers Rd West Oakville||Required|
|Special Events Volunteers||Halton Women's Place, Unpublished, Emergency Shelter and Crisis Services||Volunteers will assist with special events that either raise awareness about Halton Women's Place in the community or assist by volunteering to plan or help at fundraisers such as Gala Dinner Auction, Golf Tournaments, Polar Bear Swim, car-washes, BBQ's, etc.
Gala Committee members needed for monthly meetings September to March. Assist with sponsorship, ticket sales, and auction item solicitation.
|Adults aged 18 and up||Various locations in Halton, depending on event||Required|
|Special Events & Fundraising Volunteer||Community Living Burlington||Community Living Burlington is looking for committed and dedicated people to assist with annual fundraising events. We are seeking people to assist our major events committing to being responsible for any of the following:
- Obtaining donated items
- Community Awareness/Marketing
- Selling Tickets
- Joining fund raising event committees
|Various locations in Halton, depending on event||Required|