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Home Suite Hope, Unpublished, ReStart Halton
Oakville
Volunteer committee roles include sponsorship, promotions, logistics, restaurant recruitment, volunteer recruitment, and more.  
If you have a knack for organizing events, are a professional who wants to branch out and lend your expertise, then we want to hear from you! Whether you are a networking ninja or a student looking to gain leadership experience and volunteer hours, volunteering is a great way to network, meet new and incredible people from your community and a great resume building opportunity. 
 
Please forward a paragraph indicating how you see yourself fitting on the Empty Bowls volunteer committee to events@homesuitehope.org. Thank you to all interested applicants.
Milton Public Library, Milton - Main St E - Main Branch
Milton
- Fundraising  
- Building community connections 
- Marketing and promotion 
 
Please note: this is a long-term volunteer opportunity, not suitable for high school students looking just to obtain their 40 hours of community involvement.
St Luke's Anglican Church, Oakville - Dundas St W
3114 Dundas St. West, Oakville ON, L6M 4J3
Event Assistants help to develop, organize and run a variety of different events with St. Luke's members and staff. Exact roles may vary depending on the event, but volunteers normally help to set up tables and chairs, equipment and signs, as well as welcoming guests and running activities. 
 
Some previous St. Luke's events include: St. Luke's Christmas Bazaar, Fabulous Fridays Food Truck and Karaoke Night, a wine and cheese fundraiser, Nicole's Car Wash, and more. Details and requirements for each event are sent to volunteers in advance. Volunteers can choose which events they would like to help in.
St Luke's Anglican Church, Oakville - Dundas St W
3114 Dundas St. West, Oakville ON, L6M 4J3
This program takes place at St. Luke's each Thursday from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. It is operated in partnership with Food for Life Halton, which distributes fresh produce and grocery items to many food bank initiatives in the Region. Volunteers will be responsible for setting up and taking down tables, chairs and grocery items; preparing foods for distribution; and ensuring that the program’s clients are served with respect and support. With your help, we can do our part in alleviating the cycle of poverty in our community and throughout Oakville. 
 
Successful candidates will possess: 
• Good organization and planning skills 
• Ability to lift loads and unload items from a truck 
• Friendly, outgoing, compassionate personalities with a willingness to help 
• Food preparation skills (or a willingness to learn) 
• Ability to monitor inventory and keep records 
Key Responsibilities: 
• Set up tables and chairs 
• Help to unload food from truck 
• Display available food items 
• Package food items 
• Provide hospitality 
• Assist clients 
• Keep records 
• Take down tables and chairs 
• Ensure food is properly stored 
 
Volunteers will be assigned to a rotating schedule once or twice per month depending on the number of volunteers.
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
Assisting for two-hour shifts or more on September 8th, 2018 from 10 am to midnight, supporting various stations and BBQ
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Oakville Central: 53 Bond St | Oakville North: 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo United Church)
Assisting staff with group activities such as: bowling, shuffleboard, golf, boccee ball, cards, tea parties, dancing, baking, crafts, music, serving lunches, serving snacks, drama, gardening,discussion groups, helping with laundry, dishes, etc. 
Provide one to one conversations with clients, give manicures, read stories, reminisce, play cards,etc. 
Bring your own special skills and perhaps start a new interest group.
St Christophers Anglican Church, Burlington, Open Doors @ St Christophers
662 Guelph Line, Burlington
Tuesdays:  
4-6pm assist staff in after-school programming 
7-8:30pm assist staff in childminding during Calling all Parents programming
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office
Georgetown, Milton, Burlington
We are looking for group leaders to facilitate tai-chi, dance excercise, hiking groups, trips to the gym or lend us your expertise in your favourite sport. 
Perfect for social butterflies with a good sense of humour, social work students, sports or gaming enthusiasts, martial arts, or holistic health nuts.
Daffodil Pin Site Manager   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Various retail locations in Burlington, Georgetown, Milton and Oakville
- Manage one or two daffodil pin sites (retail locations) over two or four consecutive days.  
- Pick up needed items from office and set up on site volunteers for the day. Return at end of the day to pick up supplies.  
- Contact volunteers to confirm shift times.  
- Act as a liaison between the site and office, relay message and information to ensure smooth operations and successful sales.  
- Be on call for on-site volunteers and ensure supplies are replenished.
Oakville. Recreation and Culture
Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre: 2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville, ON L6L 3L5
We are looking for volunteers for the Oakville Children’s Festival to help out with the following roles: 
• Building Workshop(s) – Assisting participants with building kits, cleaning and organizing supplies 
• Arts and Crafts Workshop – Assisting participants with organizing supplies, cleaning tables and using their creativity to compose pieces of art 
• Green Team – Assist with waste sorting, creating an eco-friendly environment and helping to move towards zero waste 
• Activity Support – Assist activity providers with set up, activity support, and providing child friendly recreation activities for all ages 
• Town of Oakville Ambassadors (Greeters) – Welcome participants at the front gate and at stations at various points in the park to distribute programs and direct pedestrian traffic
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Learn to use the teleconferencing system - training will be provided. All you need is a phone and a computer. Connect with presenters by telephone and/or email to explain how the session works. Follow up with presenter by email to thank them for participating.
Canadian Blood Services, Burlington - Power Centre, Blood Donor Clinics
1250 Brant Street, Burlington, Ontario
The need for blood is constant and we welcome donors to help patients in need.
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Burlington (off Mainway between Appleby Line and Burloak)
Do you love to run? If so, would you enjoy mentoring a youth in a running group?  
The running group will be targeted to our youth in care between the ages of 12-18.  
The youth will learn to run 5kms and complete a 5km run  
The group will also have an educational component with weekly presentations on key health issues.  
Each youth will be set up with a mentor to run alongside.
Doors Open Burlington
Burlington, Ontario
• Welcome visitors to the site  
• Record the number of visitors at the site  
• Distribute site information (where applicable)  
• Assist with opening / closing of the site (put up signage, set out information pamphlets, etc.)
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Working with committee leads, this role includes phone calls to groups in the community, attending community events (such as Family Day events) delivering posters and other similar duties to promote and recruit participants for Relay For Life.
FUN-draising Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Halton Region
Are you an outgoing, personable, and organized individual who love the challenge of fundraising and enjoys meeting people in our community? If so, we are looking for you!!  
 
We are seeking dynamic and energetic individuals to volunteer working with other team members to identify and solicit donations from potential donors and sponsors in our community. Secured donations which highlight businesses will be showcased at our annual 2018 Stardust Gala "From Halton with Love" (April 21, 2018).  
 
- Connect with your neighbours, members of the community, businesses, family and friends (online or in person) with a donation/sponsorship kit.  
- Seek donations, as well as share information about the work of the Children's Aid Foundation of Halton.  
 
The funds raised at the Stardust Gala will benefit children and youth in care with programs such as bursaries, camps, supplemental educational programs and seasonal gifts. With your help children and youth are put on the path to success. You’re the ONE making a difference and we thank you!
Community Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ActiveChefs
Halton
If you'd like to become actively involved in making a positive contribution in your community, we have various volunteer positions available with ActiveChefs - a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) serving school-age children in various elementary schools & community neighbourhoods covering Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga and Brampton. 
 
Based on your background, expertise & special interest, you could help with various organizational initiatives such as marketing, communication, social media, event management & coordination, youth & community engagement, fundraising, donations, program support, administrative support, coaching, recreation, program activities, teaching assistance, education support, general assistance, transportation, food prep, kitchen work, meal preparation, usher, server, games, sports etc.
Radius Child and Youth Services
Burlington City Hall, 426 Brant St, Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Road Marshals, Food and Beverage Service, Water Stop Attendants, Set-Up, Tear-Down, Bag Drop Attendants
Program Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ActiveChefs
Public & Catholic Schools in Halton & Peel and other Community Locations
ActiveChefs is a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) dedicated to promoting health and well-being of children. You will assist ActiveChefs Staff and Instructors with programs and activities (during-school and after-school) for elementary school children (ages 5-12 years) in Halton and Peel Region (Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga, Brampton and Caledon).
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
1800 Appleby Line, Unit 10, Burlington; 25 Brown St. Milton
Assisting in the ReStore.  
Provide customer service 
Help with general housekeeping tasks 
Assist with pick ups 
Loading/unloading product 
Repair damaged items and assembles products to sell in the ReStore
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Burlington Seniors' Centre
Burlington Seniors' Centre, 2285 New Street (Central park location)
Areas of opportunities are as follows: 
THE BISTRO CAFE..daily food service 
Breakfast @ the Bistro..Saturday monthly event 
Special Events
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
-Preparing home cooked meals for our children 
-Cooking and/or baking (freezer meals primarily) 
-Running errands to pick up groceries (reimbursement by organization) 
-Cleaning and organizing our kitchen 
-Tidying up after a volunteer shift
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
We are currently seeking community minded, outgoing and personable volunteers for the 2018 Milton Relay For Life committee. Working with a staff partner and other committee leads, this role includes guiding your own volunteer working group to organize and promote the event. Areas include survivors, luminaries, food, entertainment, promotion, marketing and recruitment. It is an excellent way to not only get involved and support the work of the Canadian Cancer Society, but also have the opportunity to further develop your own professional network and enhance your communication, team leadership and organizational skills.
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Hamilton-Halton Chapter
Bingo Connection, 484 Plains Rd. E., Burlington
Before bingo session begins: 
- Sell bingo cards 
- Make correct change 
- Act in a friendly manner to bingo participants 
 
While bingo session occurs: 
- Interact with bingo participants on the floor to sell cards 
- Responsible for small float while selling cards on the floor 
- When someone yells "bingo", call winning numbers back to "the caller" so he/she can approve their bingo call 
- If approved, give winner their prize money
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
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.
Compassion Society of Halton
484 Plains Road East, Burlington
Preparation before store opening. We open at 12 but need to organize food received that morning from Food for Life and Refresh Foods. Clothes sorting, screening and organizing.
Salvation Army, Khi Community, Milton, Community and Family Services
820 Nipissing, Unit #4 Milton ON L9T 4Z9
Sorting of food; pre-bagging of groceries for clients; general warehouse duties as required. 
We will be open Monday to Friday between 9 am and 2 pm, just during the month of December until December 22nd, 2017
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
We are currently seeking community minded, outgoing and personable leads for the 2018 Burl-Oak Relay For Life committee. Working with a staff partner and other committee leads, this role includes guiding your own volunteer working group to organize and promote the event. Areas include survivors, luminaries, food, entertainment, promotion, marketing and recruitment. It is an excellent way to not only get involved and support the work of the Canadian Cancer Society, but also have the opportunity to further develop your own professional network and enhance your communication, team leadership and organizational skills.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
S.E.N.A.C.A.: 53 Bond St. (Kerr & Rebecca corner) Oakville
Help to clean up the kitchen and set tables for lunch. Assist with serving clients lunch. Assist with cleanup, loading dishwasher. Start the laundry after lunch.
Heart and Stroke, Halton Region Office
Various host sites throughout Burlington, Milton and Oakville
Big Bike Event Day Volunteers are needed to assist with this fun event that supports the foundation and makes an impact on the fight against heart disease!  
Volunteers will enthusiastically greet riders coming out to Big Bike Day; take registrations and give out prizes; count and add up money to announce fundraising dollars; help out with set-up and clean-up; serve food and coffee. Volunteers must have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, be task oriented and detail oriented.
Heart Month Canvasser   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Heart and Stroke, Halton Region Office
own neighbourhood
- Canvass a route in your neighbourhood during the month of February to raise money for the Heart and Stroke Foundation 
- Canvass your family and friends during the month of February to raise money for the Heart and Stroke Foundation
Adults in Motion, Halton, Adult Day Program
141 Bronte Road, Oakville, L6L 3C3
Assisting individuals with a developmental disABILITY in a fun, friendly atmosphere! Helping out with crafts, activities and community outings. Sharing your talent with cooking, music, singing, crafts, dancing, fitness, drama, sports or any other special talent you can share with our program!
ActiveChefs
We are seeking dynamic and energetic individuals to: 
- Help develop, plan & organize special events and support our organizational fundraising activities.  
- Work with other team members to identify, solicit & connect with potential donors, prospects and sponsors.  
- Assist create communications, mailing lists, promotional and marketing materials.  
- Support other initiatives like annual gala, anniversary celebrations, event programming, volunteer & alumni relations, PR and special campaigns, as needed and assigned.  
- Manage highly sensitive financial and other personal information with confidentiality. 
- Willingness and ability to travel and meet deadlines is required.  
 
Prior relevant experience in a similar role especially working with non-profit organizations/charities/charitable foundations/schools is preferred but not necessary. Must have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills and computer proficiency. Demonstrated organizational skills, attention to detail and sense of urgency. Superb in negotiation and relationship cultivation. Creative-thinker, self-starter with ability to work independently and within a team.
Halton Food for Thought, Student Nutrition Programs
Various schools in Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Acton, Georgetown
These are some the of the duties our volunteers perform: 
 
-Shopping for food for our programs. 
-Preparing meals and snacks for students to eat; most programs do not involve cooking, but most have some cutting of fresh fruits and vegetables and minimal preparation of other food items. 
-Setting up for food service which can include setting up chairs and tables, cleaning the eating and food preparation surfaces and putting out dishes and food.  
-Post-program clean up; this can include doing dishes, putting food away, cleaning tables and putting away chairs. 
-Monthly reporting and financial tracking; this involves working with school staff to obtain account balances and submitting totals to HFFT each month.
Fundraising   Oakville 
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Mainly at our central location 53 Bond St. (Rebecca and Kerr Streets)
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
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
53 Bond St. Oakville and/ or 2521 Dundas St W at Bronte Rd.
1. Preparing the garden for clients' use during the summer months 
2. Emptying, cleaning out and restocking the store room 
3. Answering telephones/taking messages in the office
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program
1151 Bronte Road, Oakville
Attend and participate in monthly planning meetings (2 hrs per month). Participate in work groups to create/edit resources, plan and host community events for families.
Food for Life Canada
Burlington & Oakville
Duties: Picking up lunches and snacks in Oakville and delivering them to summer camp locations in Oakville and Burlington (40 km/one way) 
 
Volunteer Driver required on Mondays: 9:00AM to 11:30AM, starting July 10 and ending August 14th.  
This position requires the volunteer to use their own personal vehicle and it must be a large vehicle (full-sized SUV, mini-van, or equivalent/larger) or the ability to drive a G-class 16 foot straight truck. Mileage will be expensed if personal vehicle is used.
Willow Park Ecology Centre
Willow Park Ecology Centre, Norval (between Georgetown -Brampton, east of Georgetown off Hwy 7)
Community Event Planners - Leaders - Helpers: 
- Help with interactive stations, kids programs and crafts 
- Lead tours 
- Assist with theme specific activities  
- Take pictures for the Willow Park records and online postings 
 
Events may include a drum circle, crafts for families, scavenger hunts, weather-related activities. Volunteers are encouraged to present ideas for crafts or other programs that can be done outdoors. Volunteers needed in the planning stages and to help on the day of the event. Yearly events are: Maple Syrup Day, Earth Day, Wildlife Day, Nature in the fall with Pumpkins, Birds of Hungry Hollow. 
 
Kids Nature Mornings in July and August Wild Canada Summer of discovery consists of themed discovery of local animals and plants. Activities may include nature walks and park exploration, handicrafts, caring for nature - stewardship, games.  
 
Summer camp days in July and August give volunteers the opportunity to learn about local ecology and nature interpretation, engage children in outdoor nature exploration and nature crafts.
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Select from roles such as Course Marshalls, Water station volunteers, parking & directions, greeters, registration desk, start and finish line volunteers, Kid Zone volunteers, pop corn volunteers, and clean-up crew.
St Christophers Anglican Church, Burlington, Open Doors @ St Christophers
662 Guelph Line, Burlington
Weekly volunteer role supporting Open Doors food bank, Tuesdays evening, Thursdays afternoon and/or Saturdays morning.
Salvation Army, Khi Community, Milton, Community and Family Services
820 Nipissing Road, Unit #4 Milton ON L9T 4Z9
General cleaning, sanitizing, dusting, cleaning of bathrooms, windows, floors, walls etc. as needed, repairing of minor problems, paint touch ups.
Community Development Halton
Rotary Park off of Elizabeth Street, Acton
Suitable for anyone interested in getting outside to garden or learn about gardening. Volunteer skills needed for the 2016 growing season: 
• People able to water, weed and harvest 
• Fundraisers and a treasurer 
• Communications volunteer to be a liaison with the local paper
Milton Community Resource Centre
At your personal or organizational event
- Organize and host your own personal/community/sports team/etc. event or product drive to collect donations 
- Encourage guests and participants to bring a donation for the Infant Food Bank - diapers, formula, cereal and/or jars and pouches of baby food 
-Volunteers work with the Infant Food Bank Facilitator to provide a plan for their event which includes methods of gathering donations, outline of product or fundraising goal and identification of event timeline. 
- MCRC will provide posters and information about the Infant Food Bank and, if you like, an Infant Food Bank container for your guests to fill 
 
Note: You can drop off your collected donations to MCRC at 410 Bronte Street South, Milton or we can arrange to pick them up. 
 
Students: earn up to 4 hours of volunteer time for organizing and hosting your own Infant Food Bank event
Male Ally Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
Educate the public on issues of consent, male privilege, and healthy masculinity. 
Represent MAN in community events and booths. 
Attend monthly community meetings. 
Sit on MAN's Action Committee. 
Contribute to MAN's website development and maintenance.
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
QEPCCC, 2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville (Events are throughout Halton, rides may be available)
Social Media Campaigns, Data Input, Event Planning and Promotion, Event Assistants, Photography and Media, Writing & Editing E-Newsletters, Program Development
Joy of Learning Centre
Oakville
Challenger baseball is a division of Little League for players with cognitive or physical disabilities to enjoy the full benefits of participation in baseball at a level structured to their abilities. 
 
Coaching duties include:  
- Organizing/coming up with practice drills 
- Executing drills  
- Helping players on the field 
- Coordinating games
Willow Park Ecology Centre
Willow Park Ecology Centre, Norval (between Georgetown and Brampton, just west of Winston Churchill)
During Stewardship and Monitoring Programs suitable volunteers can act as leaders and/or helpers while they experience opportunities to learn how to ID wildlife, critters and tree species, and monitor tree growth.  
Those who step forward to help with gardening learn about water efficiency, and what plants are habitat or food for which wildlife and important insect species. And very importantly, what plants are invaders that overrun our local natural spaces if not kept in check through removal and replacement plantings. Of course the learning occurs while engaged in hands-on projects that may include getting your hands dirty, while digging, planting, weeding, watering. Then, take a walk in the park and watch your work “grow! The Park is a great place to meet others while enjoying the outdoors!