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Board MemberDanielle's Place, Eating Disorder Support and Resource CentreAttend monthly board meetings. Participate in sub committee activities focused on strategic development of programs and funding opportunities. Community Outreach and education.   895 Brant St., Unit 3, Burlington Required
Event VolunteerCanadian Cancer Society, Halton Unit  So you want to make a difference? Good on you! There are so many ways to help out. We are looking for event volunteers for the following events in Burlington, Milton and Oakville from May- July 2014. Great way to help your community, those living with cancer, research and yes the hours count for high school hours!  
 
* Relay for Life- May 30- Appleby College, June 6- Bronte Creek Park, June 13- Milton Fairgrounds, June 20 - Oakville  
 
* HALTON H.E.R.O.S - Obstacle 5 km - July 19 Milton  
 
* Colours of Hope - 5 km run - July 20 - Milton  
* Committee members still be sought for Colours and Great Ride n Stride Milton October 19- Milton.  
 
Depending on the event- some events are 12 hours long so volunteer duties have a great range of needs. You don't have to stay 12 hours but there are a lot of opportunities.
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) locations listed in description Not Required
Administrative/Social Media AssistantSummit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office   A volunteer administrative assistant is needed for 4 to 8 hours per week, to assist the Coordinator of Volunteers with program set up, volunteer records, monthly newsletters, calendars, social media, exhibit booths/displays, reports, etc.  
Experience with social media and newsletters is required 
Experience with website design would be an asset 
Lived mental health experience would be an asset
Adults aged 18 and up Flexible, with some work from home Required
Director – Volunteer Board MemberUnited Way of Burlington & Greater HamiltonAs a member of the Board of Directors, you support the Board and CEO to establish a vision for Community Impact that is achieved through the efforts of a diverse team of high-performing leaders, staff and volunteers alike.  
The volunteer Director possesses a high level of broad business and management skills, is a highly engaged community volunteer and is effective at generating resources and financial support for the organization in a volunteer capacity. Along with the CEO, the Directors are the stewards of brand, growing and protecting the reputation of United Way. They are responsible for building trust in United Way and its relevance in the community. They value network and strive to leverage their personal network to enhance United Way’s breadth of community presence, relationships, and strategy.
  Burlington and Hamilton Not Required
Advisory Committee Member (Halton Breastfeeding Connection)Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Early Years Health   As an Advisory Committee member, you would attend monthly meetings to discuss current Halton Breastfeeding Connection issues and to plan events such as volunteer education sessions, volunteer recognition, community awareness promotion and World Breastfeeding Week celebrations. Meetings take place in Halton region (usually Burlington or Oakville) and times are flexible around Members' schedules. Members may bring their children to meetings. Adults aged 18 and up Meetings in Planning Committee members' homes (usually Burlington, Oakville). Not Required
Board MemberLearning Disabilities Association of Halton   Responsible for effective governance of the organization. LDAH Board is responsible for setting overall direction, establishing long range plans, monitoring HR requirements of ED and fundraising.  
Developing public image of the Association & providing leadership. Strategic planning and fundraising experience an asset. Corporate connections considered an invaluable asset. 
 
Board members are required to take an active role in carrying out the activities of the association.
  LDAH office and remote access  
Board memberMusikay - Actively support the organization's vision, mandate and activities 
- Attend board meetings and ensemble events 
- Promote toe ensemble 
- Seek and develop the financial resources needed for the growth of the ensemble
  Downtown and/or North Oakville Not Required
Member of Board of DirectorsCentral West Specialized Developmental Services   Experience or a background in various professions (long term care, communications/marketing, government relations, health care, finance) would be beneficial. Prior board experience would be an asset, but what we really want is someone who is motivated to be involved with and contribute to an organization with a strong past and an exciting future! Adults aged 18 and up Oakville, Ontario  
Special events - Fundraising VolunteerHalton 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
Administration VolunteerLinks2Care, Georgetown Office, Community Social Services ProgramsAnswering phone, mail outs, sorting mail, surveys, greeting and directing visitors, other administration tasks as needed. Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) 36 Armstrong Ave Unit 1 in Georgetown or 47 Mill St. Acton Required
Administrative VolunteersHeart 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
Committee Members Great Ride 'n' Stride MiltonCanadian Cancer Society, Halton UnitLooking for a few great committee members to assist with the Great Ride 'n' Stride Milton. Fundraising, organizational and event planning skills are definite assets to this team. Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Families Country Heritage Park, Milton Not Required
Board of Directors; Committee Members (Fundraising and Program Support)Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children (The)   Attend monthly board meetings (Mondays), support the fundraising committee, particularly need education/youth organizational, marketing, medical, HR, communications professionals if possible from Burlington, Mississauga, Brampton. Directors network for the organization and actively participate in one standing committee best suited to their interests/skills. 
 
Other opportunities exist in support of various committees, notably fundraising and group facilitation.
Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up Oakville Not Required
Hospital Youth VolunteersHalton Healthcare Services, Milton District HospitalYouth volunteers (high school students) assist in chronic care, medical surgical and obstetrics wards, offering meal tray support, friendly visiting and helping out staff on the patient unit. Youth can also be placed on the information desk, or those 16 years of age and older can volunteer in the Gift Shop. Post-secondary students must apply as an adult. Youth ; High School Students Derry Road and Bronte Street Not Required
Fundraising and Marketing Committee VolunteerMilton Community Resource Centre-work to achieve fundraising goals as well as develop future fundraising plans 
-develop linkages with possible supporters 
-support staff in the development of fundraising and marketing materials
People with a physical disability ; People with a hearing impairment ; People with a visual impairment ; Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) 410 Bronte Street South, Milton Required
FundraisingSENACA Seniors Day Program HaltonHelp to organize one or more of our annual fundraising events such as a garage sale, silent auction, raffle, gift wrapping, plant sale. Help to plan out these annual activities and assist in organization of volunteers around the event People with a physical disability ; People with a hearing impairment ; People with a visual impairment ; Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Families ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups Mainly at our central location 53 Bond St.(Rebecca and Kerr Streets) Required
Community AmbassadorHabitat for Humanity Halton   This volunteer position acts as an ambassador for the affiliate by delivering HFHH’s key messages through presentations to people in our community. This includes but not limited to faith congregations, community groups, service clubs, schools and potential donors and sponsors. Adults aged 18 and up Habitat Halton Offices in Burlington and various venues in the Halton Region  
Special Event SupportMuseums of Burlington, Ireland House at Oakridge FarmAssist 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
Convenor - SponsorshipsOakville Girls Softball AssociationWorking with the Director of Marketing, the Sponsorship Convenor is responsible for managing the overall OGSA sponsorship program, soliciting all sponsorships, and maximizing sponsorship revenue, working in tandem with the Board and the Convenor of Publicity & Promotions. Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) Oakville  
Director of DevelopmentOakville Girls Softball AssociationTogether with the Board of Directors, the Director of Development oversees the OGSA’s global development strategy; responsible for coordinating development programs for Coaches, Junior Umpires and Athletes, helping implement Long Term Player Development (LTPD) principles and Best Practices, while acting as liaison between the OGSA divisions.  
 
Key tasks include:  
- Develop in-depth comprehension of Softball Canada’s Long Term Player Development (LTPD) and working knowledge of LTPD Best Practices 
- Enlist knowledge of LTPD to make recommendations and assist with the planning and advancement of internal Development initiatives 
- Conduct annual review of Development initiatives and performance within the OGSA divisions, Make recommendations for improved program performance based on LTPD Best Practices 
- Advise President and OGSA Board on contemporary LTPD advancements 
- Oversee the implementation of LTPD Clinics 
- Workshops and Training such as Advanced Training (ATP) 
- Player Development Clinics, Group Practices, Junior Umpires, Coaches-NCCP and Colour Your Dream-PWSA
Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) Oakville, and some nearby cities. Required
Vice President of House LeagueOakville Girls Softball AssociationTogether with the OGSA Board of Directors, the Vice President of House League will manage the day to day operation, promotion and planning of the House division; liaise with relevant interlock associations, develop internal programs and promote grassroots involvement within the community.  
 
The Vice President may perform other duties such as overseeing special projects and committees that may occasionally be requested by the Board of Directors. 
 
Key functions include:  
- Prepare and present fiscal year operating budget 
- Supervise and support division convenors 
- Identify and recruit coaches for the House League divisions 
- Coordinate with league Registrar to prepare player draft for each division 
- Facilitate training programs for players & coaches 
- Undertake seasonal review of league operation, policies & procedures, rules and programs, make recommendations for future improvement 
- Participate in resolving House League matters of conflict and dispute.  
Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) Oakville, and some nearby cities Required
Event Planning Volunteers "Race for Teens At Risk" 10/5KDrew Hildebrand Teen Benefit Fund   Assist with sponsorship/donations/prizes for our upcoming Race. 
Create community awareness about our charity message, programs and becoming involved with our event to help Teens At-Risk in Halton.
Adults aged 18 and up Meetings held between Burlington, Oakville and Mississauga  
Development VolunteerINCITE A Single Moms Support Group, Burlington  Provide expertise on expanding and opening new INCITE branches, perhaps franchising our non-profit organization. 
Volunteers should have extended research and marketing experience under their belt.
  Bay Area Learning Centre, 860 Harrington Court, Burlington  
NCCA Board MemberNorth Central Community AssociationAttend Monthly meeting, Adults aged 18 and up Brant Hills Community Center, Burlington Required
Social Media Outreach Coordinator (Recycling Revisited)Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton(1) Maintain and, if cleared by the committee, improve the two current outreach media 
(2) Post information, photos and current updates weekly as provided by the Coordinator 
  The home of the volunteer. Committee meetings are at 925 Park Ave. W. in Aldershot.  
Committee MembersParkview Childrens Centre, The Lakeshore School, Licensed Child Care ProgramParkview Children’s Centre is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors who is currently recruiting new members to sit on Board run committees. Together with the Executive Director and Board of Directors, Committee Members will take on a number of exciting initiatives that will formalize many of Parkview’s practices and will position the organization for continued success.  
 
Primary Responsibilities Include:  
• Preparing and attending monthly committee meetings 
• Performing committee work, as necessary 
• A two year term commitment, with approximately 4 hours per month. 
 
Candidates for consideration will have a broad range of skills and experience that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve. Ideally, we are looking to augment our skill-set with candidates who have experience in child care advocacy, financial management, communications, human resources and health and safety. 
 
We will be reviewing resumes and contacting volunteers who are selected for a brief interview.  
Thank you very much for your interest. 
 
 
Adults aged 18 and up Burlington/Oakville Required
Committee MembersParkview Childrens Centre, The Orchard School, Licensed Child Care CentreParkview Children’s Centre is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors who is currently recruiting new members to sit on Board run committees. Together with the Executive Director and Board of Directors, Committee Members will take on a number of exciting initiatives that will formalize many of Parkview’s practices and will position the organization for continued success.  
 
Primary Responsibilities Include:  
• Preparing and attending monthly committee meetings 
• Performing committee work, as necessary 
• A two year term commitment, with approximately 4 hours per month. 
 
Candidates for consideration will have a broad range of skills and experience that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve. Ideally, we are looking to augment our skill-set with candidates who have experience in child care advocacy, financial management, communications, human resources and health and safety. 
 
We will be reviewing resumes and contacting volunteers who are selected for a brief interview.  
Thank you very much for your interest. 
 
 
Adults aged 18 and up Burlington/Oakville Required
Committee MembersParkview Childrens Centre, The Village School, Licensed Child Care CentreParkview Children’s Centre is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors who is currently recruiting new members to sit on Board run committees. Together with the Executive Director and Board of Directors, Committee Members will take on a number of exciting initiatives that will formalize many of Parkview’s practices and will position the organization for continued success.  
 
Primary Responsibilities Include:  
• Preparing and attending monthly committee meetings 
• Performing committee work, as necessary 
• A two year term commitment, with approximately 4 hours per month. 
 
Candidates for consideration will have a broad range of skills and experience that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve. Ideally, we are looking to augment our skill-set with candidates who have experience in child care advocacy, financial management, communications, human resources and health and safety. 
 
We will be reviewing resumes and contacting volunteers who are selected for a brief interview.  
Thank you very much for your interest. 
 
 
Adults aged 18 and up Burlington/Oakville Required
Friends of the Library Board MemberOakville Public Library, Friends of the LibraryThe responsibilities of the Member-at-Large position are not onerous. The position requires that the person attends the monthly meeting of the Executive of the Friends of the Library Board (there are no meetings held in July and August). Meetings are held the third Tuesday of the month at 7pm at the main library. 
 
The member will participate in discussions which are focused on library advocacy and how to raise monies in order to provide extras which the OPL staff specify and which are not covered by the regular OPL budget. 
 
There is a possibility of accepting further responsibilities as opportunities occur throughout the year. 
 
Assistance at the semi-annual book sale is strongly encouraged. 
Adults aged 18 and up Oakville Public Library - 120 Navy Street, Oakville ON Not Required
Volunteer Board MembersLinks2Care, Oakville Office, Oakville/ Burlington/ Milton/ Mississauga   Interested Applicants should be committed to active participation in bi-monthly board meetings and sub committees. Committee meetings may be held on a monthly or quarterly basis. Board meetings are scheduled every other month at locations within the Halton Region.   various Required
Board Member and TutorLiteracy North Halton, Adult Learning Centre Georgetown Usually a commitment of at least 3 hours per week for volutneer tutor. Daytime or evenings Monday to Thursdays. Training takes place twice per year. Please look on website www.literacynh.org for more information.  
 
Application for board membership is accepted when the board needs new members. Please send email to request application. Members meet Tuesday evenings once a month, and are also required to participate in other activites in relation to fundraising and outreach. Candidates are interviewed for the position.
  North Halton area Not Required
Volunteer AssistantOakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human RightsVolunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development and fundraising. Youth ; High School Students   Not Required
Publicity VolunteerBurlington Reuse Environmental Group, Reuse CentreTo write press releases and communicate the environmental good news about the Centre to the community including schools, businesses, funeral homes, TV and Radio outlets and any other suggestions. 
 
Social networks such as e-mail, Facebook and U-tube. 
 
To work with publicity co-ordinator in her duties.
  Could possibly be done from home Not Required
Event Planning and Fundraising VolunteerCommunity Living North Halton Committee meets once per month to discuss upcoming and potential fundraisers and events. There is a goal set each year for the committee to reach, based on budget needs. The Committee members divide duties both in the planning and at the event itself. Adults aged 18 and up Various locations in Milton and Georgetown Required
Communications AssistantHalton Environmental Network -Identify ways to improve communication with faith communities and encourage their involvement in greening initiatives.  
-Maintain and build on faith community directory.  
-Contact faith communities to find out Environmental Team, Building Committee, Community Leader, and Youth Group contact information.  
-Set appointments for Greening Sacred Spaces and/or topic specific presentations or events. 
-Participate in monthly meetings, conference calls, task teams and other activities to the fullest extent possible.  
 
Youth ; Adults aged 18 and up Halton and Peel Regions Not Required
Volunteer Mentor (for Internationally Trained Professionals - Trades)Halton Multicultural Council   Provide an introduction for new Canadians about navigating various career fields and the workplace setting. Mentors work with internationally trained individuals to share their knowledge of the skills, educational requirements, work environments, and lifestyles that accompany all aspects of their career field.   Burlington, Oakville, Milton Required
Fundraiser volunteerHalton Fresh Food Box, Fresh Food Boxes   People who love to fund raise in a variety of ways would be a real asset to our program. It can be as simple as approaching local sponsors for donations to organizing and hosting a fund raising event to writing grant proposals. Volunteers can self-select the type of fund raising they like to be involved with in conjunction with the Sustainability Committee. Time commitment: dependent on type of fundraising and each fundraisers’ availability. Adults aged 18 and up Through out Halton Region  
VolunteersOakville Chamber OrchestraPrepare 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
AmbassadorCNIB, Halton/Peel Region - To educate the public about vision loss, promote vision health, and enhance awareness of CNIB and our services. 
- Speak on behalf of CNIB to community groups, corporations, schools, seniors centres, vision health professionals, etc. 
- Use your multi-lingual language skills in speaking with ethno-cultural community groups OR share your personal experience with vision loss and CNIB 
- Set up and staff displays at community information forums with other volunteers and/or staff 
- Demonstrate technical aids with other volunteers and/or staff 
- Submit a report within one week after each presentation 
- Attend ongoing training as requested
People with a physical disability ; People with a visual impairment ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) Various Community Locations Not Required
Board MemberOakville Literacy Council1. Promoting the objectives of the Council 
2. Promoting membership and community partnerships with the Council 
3. Actively participating in the process of developing and implementing the Councils policies, rules and regulations  
4. Actively participating in developing and implementing strategic plans, determining long and short-term goals, and monitoring success in achieving them, particularly as they pertain to maintaining financial sustainability  
5. Monitoring and strengthening the effectiveness of programs consistent with Council’s mission. 
6. Ensuring adequate financial resources for the organization to fulfill its mission. 
7. Protecting assets, providing proper financial oversight and developing annual budget 
8. Building and maintaining a competent board  
9. Ensuring legal and ethical integrity, adhering to legal standards and ethical norms – appointing legal counsel and auditors as needed 
10. Assisting in maintaining a minimum level of fundraising 
 
- Participation on at least one committee 
- Serve as a spokesperson/ambassador for the organization, promoting community engagement and support of the organization 
Adults aged 18 and up    
VolunteersHalton Women's Place, Emergency Shelter and Crisis Services Volunteers for front line and child and youth duties for Burlington and Milton locations. Adults aged 18 and up Burlington and Milton Shelters Required
Special Events and Fundraising VolunteerCommunity Living OakvilleCommunity Living Oakville is looking for committed and dedicated people to assist with annual fundraising events. We are seeking people to assist with our major fund raising events and be responsible for one specific goal for the event such as: 
-Obtaining donated items 
-Sponsorship 
-Community Awareness/Marketing 
-Sitting on the fund raising committee
  Various locations in Oakville Required
Member of Board of DirectorsYMCA of Oakville, Oakville, Family Recreation Programs1. Provide a link and liaison with the community. 
2. Ensure that the YMCA of Oakville’s By-Laws remain current and relevant. 
3. Ensure that the YMCA’s vision and strategic plan are consistent with the organization’s values and mission. 
4. Ensure that the annual operating plan is consistent with the YMCA of Oakville’s long-term vision and strategic plan. 
5. Support and assist in the development of philanthropic resources and fundraising efforts for the YMCA. 
6. Monitor CEO performance. Recruit and hire, and terminate if necessary. 
7. Understand and influence, where necessary, public policies that affect the YMCA. 
8. Govern, acquire, liquidate and provide control over all properties and assets of the organization. 
9. Report to the community, YMCA members and participants at the Annual General Meeting. 
10. Ensure that there are systems and procedures that regularly solicit, welcome and respond to concerns raised by all YMCA stakeholders.
    Required
Special Events & Fundraising VolunteerCommunity Living BurlingtonCommunity 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 
- Sponsorships 
- Community Awareness/Marketing 
- Selling Tickets 
- Joining fund raising event committees 
 
  Various locations in Halton, depending on event Required
Store VolunteersCompassion Society of HaltonDifferent positions: 
Clothes sorters, client helpers, donation box empires. 
Scouts for donations: food and clothes. Marketing advisors.
  484 Plains Road East, Burlington (Bingo Hall plaza) Required
Community Outreach VolunteerBereaved Families of Ontario, Halton/Peel   Research and contact community agencies & corporations to increase awareness of the organization. Phone calls; database management; research; meet with clients; presentations to groups; public speaking.   Halton & Peel regions (Mississauga, Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills, Brampton, Caledon) Required