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Rotary International, Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore
Spencer Smith Park, Burlington, Ontario
Using an electronic handheld system, you will sell tickets for the Ribfest 50-50 Raffle/Draw, either roaming throughout the park or positioned at a stationary selling point.
Rotary International, Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore
Spencer Smith Park, Burlington, Ontario
You will sort waste into 3 categories: recyclables, biodegradables or garbage and may help clean up the park.  
You will work out of one of many Waste Stations throughout Spencer Smith Park and help us to keep the event green and clean. 
You will be provided with a t-shirt and disposable gloves. 
Most shifts last about 4 hours with a break. 
You will work as part of a team of two (2) or more in the small stations and a team of three (3) or more in the large waste stations 
Preferred minimum age is 13 years, but those younger than 13 may volunteer, provided that they are accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also volunteering on the same shift for the Recycling Team. 
You will be sent an email with links to the Volunteer Manual and the Accessibility Guide in August.  
You will be asked to attend a Volunteer Orientation event on the evening of Wednesday August 29th at Spencer Smith Park - you will be sent an email with more details in August.
Food for Life Canada
Burlington
Currently Food for Life (FFL) runs 38 FFL programs within the community. We are piloting a project to pack for one of these programs in the warehouse and send the packed bins on the truck to the program. There are a total of 50 bins to pack, in which one bin will go directly into the household of a family in need. This packing may include bagging produce, counting out boxes and items, placing perishable items in a bin. There may be some bending and lifting involved.
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton
- Assist teachers with the care for toddlers and young children in a child care setting 
- Play/read to toddlers and young children 
- Assist with set-up/tidying of room 
- Learn the teachers/classroom rules & philosophy
Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
Invite residents to join in card games such as euchre, bridge, cribbage etc. Monitor and assist residents with cards and sit in to play if needed.
Recycling Education Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
HEN is currently seeking dedicated volunteers to support our community to divert waste. Duties include working with the public, education, asking and instructing the public on recycling and composting to help support proper mitigation.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
The comfort of your own home.
You can volunteer from the comfort of your own home! Telephone a senior or individual with a disability regularly to ensure their safety and provide friendly conversation. This is a very flexible volunteer position. Calls can be done from you own home or other location, at a time that accommodates your schedule.
Canadian Mental Health Association, Halton Region Branch Head Office - Oakville
1540 Cornwall Rd, Unit 106, Oakville
The role of the board is to provide stewardship to the organization to ensure we stay true to the purpose of our mandate, set strategic goals to support our vision, act in our values and deliver on our mission. We monitor the performance of the organization to ensure the strategic goals and required policies are being met, and we evaluate our performance and plan our succession to ensure continuity of quality leadership.
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
Grant Review Team Member   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Ontario Trillium Foundation, Toronto
Local - 16 Grant Review Teams are located across the province
Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) volunteers review and recommend projects for funding in Ontario’s communities. Over 200 volunteers bring diverse perspectives and knowledge from regions across the province. As public appointees, OTF volunteers are stewards of public funds and work to ensure a broad range of perspectives are represented in the 16 Grant Review Teams that inform grant-making decisions.
West Oakville Preschool Centre Incorporated, Licensed Child Care Centre
1280 Dundas St. W, Oakville, ON, L6M 4H9 - 2nd floor of St. Volodymyr's Cultural Centre
Engaging in positive interactions with children ages 1-5 year old, their families and WOPC employees, through conversations, and planned and spontaneous learning experiences (i.e. singing, story telling, participating in play and exploration alongside children), role modelling positive interactions for children to learn from. Assisting employees in meeting children's individual needs. Keeping the environment clean and tidy and assisting programs with cleaning & disinfecting of toys and equipment.
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
The Frontline Volunteer works alongside the professional care team and provides companionship to enhance the quality of life for children during their stay at The Darling Home for Kids. Frontline volunteers are involved in our residential and respite programs.  
 
Our Frontline volunteers are with the children at the bedside, during activities, within the Snoezelen area, enjoying arts and crafts, spending time outside, and generally are there to support the child and Frontline staff with whatever activities are going on around the Home.  
 
Frontline volunteers must be at least 20 years of age.
Darling Home for Kids
Milton & Oakville (meetings)
Be an active participant in all facets of the event from acquisition of silent auction items, procurement of sponsorship, ticket and table sales, coordination of print materials, and event day set up.  
Ideally, this person is a go-getter, good follow through, comfortable asking for sponsorship/money and can build a good rapport with sponsors.
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
Our Peer Frontline Volunteers are instrumental in providing care and play to our children. You will be engaging and interacting with children who are medically fragile and/or technology dependent and providing them an experience where they simply get to 'just be kids'.  
 
Activities you may get to assist our kids with are: 
-arts and crafts 
-recreational games 
-board/video games 
-reading to our children 
-going for walks 
-outdoor games and activities 
-meal time prep and feeding 
-etc.
Board Member   Oakville 
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
This is a working board. The board is involved in the organization - i.e. fundraising, special events, member and volunteer management, monthly evening meetings, promoting the organization, strategic planning, community engagement.
Central West Specialized Developmental Services, Oakville - Main Office
53 Bond St., Oakville, Ontario
The role of the Board of Directors is to govern and oversee the affairs of Central West Specialized Developmental Services (CWSDS). The Board of Directors are required to attend all board meetings and must sit on at least one board committee.
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton, Ontario
MCRC is currently seeking additional Board Directors for a minimum 2-year commitment to: 
 
 Utilize expertise in a professional field and provide counsel and advise to support the successful governance of the organization 
 Support and provide guidance to the Executive Director in accordance with the Board of Directors By-laws 
 Ensure Board By-laws remain current and relevant 
 Provide expertise and advice in the development of the overall strategic direction of the organization 
 Support and assist in the development of philanthropic resources and fundraising efforts; attend MCRC fundraising events 
 Understand and influence, where necessary, public policies that affect MCRC  
 Network within the community and advocate on behalf of the organization 
 Report to the community and stakeholders at the Annual General Meeting  
 Monitor and evaluate the Executive Director’s performance  
 Participate on Board sub-committees and attend monthly Board meetings 
 
MCRC is especially interested in applicants from diverse backgrounds with expertise in not-for-profit operations and any of the following areas: early learning and child care, education, communications, human resources, and marketing.
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.
Milton Community Resource Centre
The Halton Resource Connection, 410 Bronte St. S., Milton
Assist staff with the developing and preparing educational resources as needed. May include labeling resources and some light cleaning of learning materials when they are returned to the library. 
Assist staff with the organization of resource materials.
Volunteer Tutor   Burlington  Oakville 
Literacy South Halton, Burlington Head Office, Literacy and Basic Skills
At offices in Burlington or Oakville
Tutoring adults with low level literacy skills, one-on-one, once or twice a week. Training provided. No previous teaching experience is required, just some free time, enthusiasm and a desire to help someone.
Independent Living Halton, Deborah's Home and Attendant Outreach Services
296 Ontario St. N, Milton, Ontario
Attend Board meetings once per month, and take minutes of the meeting. Type up the minutes for review by the Executive Director.
Marketing Career Mentor   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, The Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor, for example: coffee shop, library, workplace, community centre
Mentors are paired a skilled newcomer from their profession. They assist a mentee in: 
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture 
•gathering information on their occupation and industry 
•improving job search strategies and networks
Sustainable Event Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
Community Events in Halton
Help with waste mitigation at community events. We are looking for leaders to help train, supervise and volunteer for community events across Halton. We will train you and support you to ensure you understand the process and proper disposal methods. Depending on your role, duties could include, scheduling of volunteers at the waste station, supervision of the site, ensuring and helping the public sort their waste correctly.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Milton, Georgetown, Acton, Halton Hills, Calendonia
Provide emotional and social support to adults and their families with a terminal diagnosis.  
Volunteers provide an opportunity for the client to be more than a diagnosis; creating a safe place for clients and their families to share the physical, emotional and spiritual changes they are experiencing. A visit might include legacy work, sharing histories, talking of gardening, or sitting quietly. 
Visits usually take place once a week for about 1-2 hours in the client’s home. At times the volunteer may provide respite for the caregiver. Dependent on the client’s ability may take the client out for a walk or a drive as well.
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
1800 Appleby Line, Burlington, On - North of QEW, South of Upper Middle
The role of the Receptionist Volunteer is to be the initial contact person from either walk-in traffic or telephone. This highly interactive role provides administrative support to HFHHM’s office helping the affiliate run the day to day operations. 
Position Duties: 
Greet persons entering the organization 
Direct persons to appropriate destination 
Answer telephone, screen and direct calls 
Deal with general queries  
Take and relay messages 
Provides general clerical and office support  
Assist in preparing letters and newsletters for large mail campaigns  
Assist with data entry 
Aid in organizing the office  
Work in collaboration with other office volunteers
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
925 Park Avenue West, Burlington. Nearest major intersection is Plains Rd. & Waterdown Rd.
Sharing your experience and expertise in website development, media and public communications, Twitter and Facebook. We are rebuilding a team of four members who share responsibilities for manmaging our website and social media communications. 
 
Please note that Francine Gibel is the Communications Coordinator (fgibel@golden.net or 905-631-9974). Once a volunteer has been oriented by Roberta McGregor, the primary person to communicate with as a volunteer will be Francine. Also, all volunteers are invited to attend Development Committee/Planning Committee meetings on a drop-in or regular basis.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs
Oakville
We are currently seeking a Chartered Professional Accountant to assist the board in financial accountability. 
 
Our Board meets approximately ten times a year in Oakville for 2 hour meetings from 6-8PM. Board members also participate in one Committee of the Board that convenes outside of meetings of the Board. Enthusiasm and time to devote to the agency are essential (average of 5 hours per month). 
 
If you live in the community Links2Care serves and are interested in joining the Links2Care Board to support seniors and adults with disabilities, children and families and people in need, then please submit your resume and expression of interest to: 
 
Chair, Governance Committee, Links2Care Board of Directors, c/o info@links2care.ca indicating Board Recruitment-CPA in the subject line.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs
Meetings are generally held in Oakville.
We are currently seeking a candidate with close ties to Halton Hills to complement our passionate and dedicated Board of Directors.  
 
We welcome individuals interested in steering our organization. Experience in strategic planning, finance/accounting, marketing, law, compensation, information technology, risk management, and some knowledge of social and health services are assets. 
 
Our Board meets approximately ten times a year for 2 hour meetings from 6-8PM. Board members also participate in one Committee of the Board that convenes outside of meetings of the Board. Enthusiasm and time to devote to the agency are essential (average of 5 hours per month). 
 
We welcome your interest in joining the Links2Care Board to support seniors and adults with disabilities, children and families, and people in need in your community. Please submit your resume and expression of interest to: 
 
Chair, Governance Committee, Links2Care Board of Directors, c/o info@links2care.ca and indicate: Board Recruitment-Halton Hills in the subject line.
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
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.
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
1445 Norjohn Court, Unit 1, Burlington
Would you like to help nurture the mind of child or youth? The Halton Children's Aid Society (Halton CAS) runs an educational program designed to teach critical thinking and advocacy skills to improve the educational outcomes of our children and youth in the context of a fun and creative learning environment. There are two focuses - one for elementary students and one for secondary school students.  
 
Our program is designed to meet the needs of our students in a learning environment that provides opportunities for blended learning activities with access to both hands-on and interactive materials.  
 
Volunteers are required to assist in supervising individual groups and for general logistics of arrival/departure of the students who attend. This program has proven to be very successful, not only in raising the students’ school averages, but in allowing them to gain confidence and self-respect.
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
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
Friendly Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
In the client's house, apartment or retirement residence (Oakville, Burlington & North Halton)
Provide social support for lonely, isolated or frail seniors and adults with limited mobility. 
 
On a weekly or bi-weekly you can visit one of our wonderful clients' in their home. During your visit you can chat over coffee, play a game of cards, visit the library or museum, run some errands together - like grocery shopping...these are just a few ideas. 
 
You'll be helping keep seniors and psychically challenged adults active, independent and happy.
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
1800 Appleby Line, Unit #12, Burlington, Ontario (some work may be done at home via the Internet)
- Conduct research of potential partners and opportunities for financial or product donations 
- Identify key organizations and compile lists of contacts 
- When not in office, remain accessible by email and maintain in communication with Resource Development Associate to report on progress 
- Prepare proposals 
- Presentation skills and previous sales experience would be an asset 
- Comfortable on the phone would be an asset
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Oakville, Burlington, Acton, Georgetown, Milton
You can provide the social support isolated or frail seniors and adults with limited mobility in Oakville, Burlington, Georgetown, Milton or Acton need to remain happy and independent in the comfort of their own homes! 
 
Gardening, visiting, walking, shopping, crafts, cars, museums, art, nature, current affairs, travel.....you name it. 
 
Some of our wonderful clients do not speak English or prefer to use their first language. We're also looking for volunteers who can speak: French, Polish (1 client in Oakville & Burlington), Russian (1 client in Oakville) Korean, German (3 clients in Burlington), Portuguese (Burlington), Italian (2 ladies in Oakville), Indian (Hindi, Urdu or Punjabi) or Ukrainian.
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.
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
- Assisting in the development and implementation of a coordinated fundraising program 
- Handling donor acknowledgements and thank-you letters 
- Identify donor prospects and research donor prospects  
- Data entry and maintenance of the database 
- Solicitations of corporate sponsors, financial gifts, and gift-in-kind donations  
- Proposal applications  
- Development of donor materials, presentations, and mailings 
- Serves as an ambassador for the organization and promotes a positive image 
 
(Please note this list is not exhaustive, nor do we require one volunteer to fulfill all roles. Volunteers will be assessed for suitability and job tasked accordingly.)
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
Community Development Halton, Burlington Age-Friendly Council
Community Devlopement Halton 3350 South Service Road, Burlington
Committee members can participate in one or more of the following committees: Housing, Transportation & Mobility, Communication and Information, Social Participation, Outdoor Spaces and Buildings. Each committee is made up of individuals who have an interest in a particular area (such as housing), and work on identified priorities. Meetings are held once a month in Burlington.