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|Position Title||Organization / Program Name(s)||Communities||Duties||Suitable For||Volunteering Location||Police Check|
|Canada Day Event Volunteer||Milton. Community Services Department, Milton - 150 Mary St||There are several positions available for this event including:
* Assisting with set up/tear down
* Assisting with event operation
* Waste Management
* Kidz Zone activities
*Join organizing committee
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Milton Fair Grounds||Not Required|
|Fun Fair Event Set Up and Take Down Volunteer||Milton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S||Suitable for students and adults wanting a one time only volunteer opportunity.
-Volunteers will be assisting with the set up of the park event area, including some heavy lifting
-Volunteers will be assisting with clean up of the park event area, including some heavy lifting following the special event
|Anyone ; Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL||410 Bronte Street South||Not Required|
|Student Volunteer||S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program Halton, Oakville - Bond St||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|
|Burly Calling Event Assistant||YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford, Burlington - 500 Drury Lane - Lower Level - Underground Youth Centre, Youth Resource Drop-In Centre||-Assisting with set up for the event, including tables, chairs, lighting, sound system and curtains
-Assisting with door ticket sales, concession sales, minor "security" (checking wristbands)
-Tearing down and clean (reverse of set up duties including sweeping, mopping)
- We start set up at 2:00 pm, and clean up could go as late as 1:00 AM
|Youth ; High School Students ; Post-secondary Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Ron Edwards YMCA - 500 Drury Lane, Burlington|
|Christmas Parade Helper||Burlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Festivals & Events, Burlington - Burlington Parks and Recreation Events Office - Mailing Address, Burlington's Annual Christmas Parade||- Assisting with set up/ tear down of parade
- Helping with road closures
- Walking the parade route
- Assisting with float dismantle.
|Youth ; High School Students ; Post-secondary Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups||Meet in the Burlington Mall parking lot, corner of Prospect Street & Guelph Line by the Pizza Pizza||Not Required|
|Lowville Winter Games Volunteer||Burlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Festivals & Events, Burlington - Lowville Park, Lowville Winter Games||- Assisting with set up/ tear down of event
- Running children’s activities and entertainment
- Providing information to the public
- Supervising your favourite winter sports
|Youth ; High School Students ; Post-secondary Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups||Lowville Park, Guelph Line & Britannia Rd, Burlington|
|New Year's Eve Chaperone||YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford, Burlington - 500 Drury Lane - Lower Level - Underground Youth Centre, Youth Resource Drop-In Centre||-Assisting in set up and chaperoning of event, helping out with supervision of areas, etc.
-December 31st, 2014 - 7:00 will start set up - program goes to 1:00 AM
|Youth ; High School Students ; Post-secondary Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Community Groups||Ron Edwards YMCA - 500 Drury Lane, Burlington|
|Toy Depot Receptionist||Salvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services||Greet/ Welcome clients as they come to access our Toy Depot. Complete registration process by checking ID's and distributing grocery vouchers/ gift cards. We are willing to work with your schedule. You can volunteer as little/often as you would like!||Anyone ; 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||1225 Rebecca Street, Oakville||Required|
|Turkey Drive volunteer||Food for Life Canada||We are asking students, churches, individuals, and companies to participate as volunteers. We need your assistance in asking prospective shoppers to donate a turkey to Food for Life and help a hungry family this holiday season.
Loblaws, Real Canadian Superstore 201 Oak Park Blvd, Oakville (Trafalgar & Dundas)
Fortinos (South Oakville Store) 173 Lakeshore Road W. Oakville
Fortinos (New St Store) 5111 New St, Burlington
Fortinos (Appleby Store) 2515 Appleby Line, Burlington (Appleby & Dundas)
Fortinos (Upper Middle Store) 2025 Guelph Line, Burlington
Fortinos (Plains Road Store) 1059 Plains Rd. E., Burlington
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Families ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups||Loblaws and Fortinos stores in Burlington and Oakville||Not Required|
|Infant Food Bank Host and Organizer||Milton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S||What better to celebrate a birthday/anniversary/event than helping those in need.
If you are organizing or hosting personal or organizational events consider adding the Infant Food Bank as part of your plans. Simply ask your guests/participants to bring in a donation for the Infant Food Bank – diapers, formula, cereal or jars of baby food.
MCRC will provide posters and information about the Infant Food Bank and, if you like, a container for your guests to fill. You can drop your collected donations off to 410 Bronte Street South, Milton or we can arrange to pick them up.
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+) ; Families ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups||At your personal or organizational event||Not Required|
|Walk Committee Member||Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Halton Regional Chapter, Multiple Sclerosis Support and Advocacy||• Attend monthly committee planning meetings
• Support Staff and Volunteer Leads in the strategic planning and executing of the Mandarin MS Walk
• Support fellow committee members with their position specific duties
• Participate and assist with recruitment, promotion and recognition activities for Walkers/participants
• Assist with soliciting local sponsors
• Volunteer at local Mandarin MS Walk during set-up, event execution and/or tear-down
• Assist with appreciation activities post event for participants and volunteers
|Adults aged 18 and up||Milton, Oakville or Burlington||Not Required|
|Breakfast at the Bistro Volunteer||Burlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Burlington - 2285 New St - Burlington Seniors' Centre, Seniors' Recreation Facilities & Programs||Helping with our Breakfast at the Bistro Program including: help setting tables arranging food on platters and tables (no cooking or food preparation). Assisting team with cleanup.||Youth ; High School Students ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups||Burlington Seniors' Centre, 2285 New Street||Not Required|
|Christmas Kettle Volunteer||Salvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services||Spread Christmas cheer - In various locations around town, volunteers are required to help raise funds by standing with a donation kettle/station and accepting donations from the public.
VOLUNTEER WITH A PURPOSE and together make a difference this Christmas! Shifts are typically 3 hours long and you can donate as much of your time as you would like!
|Anyone ; People with a physical disability ; People with a hearing impairment ; Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Families ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups||Various locations around Oakville||Not Required|
|Special events - Fundraising Volunteer||Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington||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|
|Player Assistant, Starter, Cart Detail||Burlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Burlington - Tyandaga Park Dr - Tyandaga Municipal Golf Course, Golf Course & Rental Facility||Customer Service, keep golfers on pace and help them maintain the rules of the facility, help keep power carts clean and gassed for the next client.||Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+)||Outside; Tyandaga Golf Course, 1265 Tyandaga Park Dr, Burlington||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|
|In-Community Volunteer: Public Awareness||Canadian Blood Services, Burlington - Power Centre, Blood Donor Clinics||• 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|
|Special Event Support||Museums of Burlington, Burlington - Joseph Brant Museum, Historic House Museum||Special Event Support – Assist the special events department with the delivery of events. There are a variety of event components and duties to choose from that may include serving refreshments, conducting gallery and/or historic house tours, reception/admission duties, assisting in the children’s activity area or set-up of equipment for the event (some heavy lifting may be required).
Availability - primarily weekends and statutory holidays.
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Joseph Brant Museum or Ireland House Museum||Required|
|Special Events Set-up||Museums of Burlington, Burlington - Ireland House at Oakridge Farm, Historic House Museums||Special Event Support – Assist the special events department with the set-up and tear-down of equipment used for the special event. Heavy lifting may be required.
Availability - primarily weekends and statutory holidays.
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Ireland House Museum and Joseph Brant Museum||Required|
|The New Mentality Youth Leader||ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office||The New Mentality is a mental health group that is comprised of youth looking to decrease stigma and raise awareness about mental health. The New Mentality Halton is looking for group members to assist in the creation of a fourth annual youth engagement conference. The main goal of this conference is to encourage youth to start a New Mentality Council at their own school. The conference will educate youth as well as their staff advisor(s) on how to successfully run a council and create an event. We are looking for self-motivated, opinionated and organized youth to join our team!||Youth ; High School Students||Flexible||Not Required|
|Various Volunteer Positions||Darling Home for Kids||- assisting with recreation therapy programs (arts and crafts, reading, baking, outdoor games)
- administrative support
- gardening/maintenance of the home
- special events and fundraising (golf tournament and Comfort & Joy Gala)
- Comfort & Joy Gala Committee Members
|Youth ; High School Students||5657 15th Side Road, Milton Ontario||Required|
|Special Event Support||Museums of Burlington, Burlington - Ireland House at Oakridge Farm, Historic House Museums||Assist the special events department with the delivery of events. There are a variety of event components and duties to choose from that may include serving refreshments, conducting gallery and/or historic house tours, reception/admission duties, assisting in the children’s activity area or set-up of equipment for the event (some heavy lifting may be required). Availability - primarily weekends and statutory holidays.||Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Ireland House Museum and/or Joseph Brant Museum||Required|
|Volunteer Relations Committee Member - Recognition Team||Habitat for Humanity Halton, Burlington||- Attend and participate in regular Volunteer Relations Committee meetings
- Present Recognition and/or Event reports at committee meetings
- Attend and participate in volunteer recognition events
- Participate in fulfilling the HFH Halton volunteer department goals as set out in the Strategic Plan
- Schedule and Chair “Recognition Planning” meetings as required
- Lead the Volunteer Relations Committee in post-event debriefings
- Develop and recommend an affiliate recognition program (BBQ, internal awards etc.)
- Develop an Annual Events Calendar
- Plan, execute and assume the lead role in recognition events (theme, décor, location, food & beverage,
supplies, etc. 350+ volunteers & guests)
- Work closely with HFH Halton Staff and Volunteers as required
|High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||1800 Appleby Line, Unit 13 Burlington, Ontario|
|Chill Zone Volunteer||Community Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington Crt, Volunteer Halton||Great opportunity to get your 40 hours done, helping in an after school program from 3:30 to 5:30 pm.
Responsibilities include helping with homework, crafts and games.
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Burlington||Required|
|North BurLINKton Seniors Lunch Volunteer||Community Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington Crt||A free neighbourhood event for older adults.
A hot lunch, time to socialize and play cards, games and shoot pool afterwards.
Looking for volunteers to help with serving lunch and clean up.
|People with a physical disability ; People with a hearing impairment ; Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Families ; Community Groups||Burlington Christian Fellowship Church, 2054 Mountainside Dr, Burlington||Not Required|
|NorthBurLINKton Dinner Night Out Volunteer||Community Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington Crt||Great opportunity to get your 40 hours done, helping with set up and clean up, serving, cooking, and washing dishes.||People with a physical disability ; People with a hearing impairment ; Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Families ; Community Groups||Glad Tidings Church, 1401 Guelph Line, Burlington||Not 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 fundraising event committees
|Adults aged 18 and up||Various locations in Halton, depending on event||Required|
|IMPACT Volunteer Team Member||Joseph Brant Hospital Foundation, Burlington||There are various volunteer roles available including administrative support and representing the Foundation in the Community at various events and festivals throughout the year. Some of the Foundation’s events include the annual Crystal Ball Gala and the Amazing Bed Race and many more.||Adults aged 18 and up||Required|
|Events/ Fundraising Committee Member||Danielle's Place, Eating Disorder Support and Resource Centre||Duties include: attending fundraising meetings, helping to plan, organize and execute fundraising events, educating the public about eating disorders and role of Danielle's Place in community, raising profile of agency to increase fundraising. May include letter writing.||Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up||Danielle's Place in Burlington||Required|
|ChangeTheWorld: Restoration and Monitoring Volunteer||Willow Park Ecology Centre||• Restore park after Ice Storm damage
• Assist with wildlife monitoring programs
• Learn how and help Measure and ID trees
• Maintain vital trails system for the park
|Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Families||Willow Park, off Mary Street, Norval||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|
|Front of House Volunteer||Musikay, Mailing Address||Welcome patrons, manage ticket sale table, hand programs out, usher patron to seats, help setup and clean the stage for larger productions, help with patron's data compilation. Assist with post-concert receptions.||Youth ; High School Students||Downtown and North Oakville||Not 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|
|Committee Members Great Ride 'n' Stride Milton||Canadian Cancer Society, Oakville - Halton Unit||Looking 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|
|Fundraising||S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program Halton, Oakville - Bond St||Help 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|
|Youth Volunteer||S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program Halton, Oakville - Bond St||Help out with activities in the program such as: crafts, ceramics, baking, carpet bowling, bingo, sing alongs, group discussions, one on one reminiscing, shuffleboard, bocce ball, word games, drama, exercise classes, current affairs, trivia, manicures, board games
Help out with various everyday tasks such as setting up for lunch, cleaning up after lunch
|Youth ; High School Students||2 Locations in Oakville: Central: 53 Bond St and 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo)||Required|
|Convenor of Special Events||Oakville Girls Softball Association, Mailing Address||In coordination with the Director of Development, the Special Event Convenor will manage the key OGSA events, Opening Day and Closing Gala’s, while acting as volunteer coordinator for Select and Rep Tournaments, providing attendees with a professional and fun experience.
Key Tasks include:
• Successfully execute all logistics related to OGSA signature events
• Coordinate set-ups, staging, seating, parking and communication
• Coordinate with Equipment Convenor to ensure all events are properly equipped
|Adults aged 18 and up ; Seniors (55+)||Oakville|
|Volunteer Assistant||Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights, Mailing Address||Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development and fundraising.||Youth ; High School Students||Not Required|
|Community Event Day Programs leaders - helpers||Willow Park Ecology Centre||During Community Event Day Programs volunteers can look forward to helping with interactive stations, kids programs and crafts, leading tours, assisting with theme specific activities and taking pictures for the Willow Park records and online postings.||Youth ; High School Students ; Adults aged 18 and up ; Newcomers/ESL ; Seniors (55+) ; Families ; Community Groups ; Corporate Groups||Willow Park Ecology Centre, Norval (between Georgetown and Brampton, just west of Winston Churchill)|
|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|