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- maintain the playroom as a safe, clean and enjoyable space
- supervise and play with children in a positive and appropriate manner.
Volunteers will be with staff and a group of up to 30 children. Seven locations to become involved at.
- Support survivors of sexual assault and violence (and their support people) on the SAVIS 24 hour crisis line using an anti-
racist/anti-oppression feminist framework
- Complete SAVIS crisis line training and evaluation
- Agree to work 20 hours per month on the crisis line
- Must attend monthly volunteer meetings (6:30pm-8:30pm)
- Schedule shifts with Coordinator
- Submit monthly statistics reports
* On-route Course Marshal
* Sweep Pacer - we are seeking two individuals, one Sweep Pacer will be assigned to the 10K Race, the other to the Nutrience Oakville Half Marathon. -- the role of the Sweep Pacer is to follow each race and aid any runners seeking assistance, update the event staff via radio, and to advise the team when the last participant crosses the finish line.
* Bus Volunteer - if you are 18 or older
* Runner’s Expo Volunteer Assistant
* Photographer Volunteer
We have a wide variety of options for you to choose from. If you are an Ontario high school student looking to get an early start on your community service hours, look no further!
Non-students, Oakville residents and beyond are all welcome to join the fun of Race Weekend. Sign up here today: www.oakvillehalfmarathon.com/volunteers/
If you have any questions or concerns feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (905)-949-1910 ext. 231.
We are currently in search of many more Course Marshals to be stationed along the route on Sunday. The shift time would be from 7:00 AM to 11:30 AM and will change slightly depending on your assigned location. All Course Marshals are required to attend a mandatory training session which they will be notified about via email closer to Race Weekend. We could also use assistance at our Runner’s Expo and start/finish area both taking place in Coronation Park, Oakville.
If you have a group of 10 or more and are able to assist with an aid station, cheer station or other areas please contact us directly at 905-949-1910 ext. 235. ‘Cheer Stations’ will be located between aid stations so if you have a group with lots of spirit and energy that want to be an official ‘Cheer Station’, let us know! Groups can include friends, family, a team, a cheerleading squad, a group of office friends, etc.
Interested groups should email directly email@example.com
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.
- Handling donor acknowledgements and thank-you letters
- Identify donor prospects and research donor prospects
- Data entry and maintenance of the database
- 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.)
- Preparing freezer meals for our staff to utilize at later dates
- Running errands to pick up groceries (reimbursement by organization and/or in-kind donation)
- Cleaning and organizing our kitchen
- Tidying up after a volunteer shift
Activities you may get to assist our kids with are:
-arts & crafts
-reading to our children
-going for walks
-outdoor games and activities
-meal time preparation and feeding
- 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
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.
- Play/read to toddlers and young children
- Assist with set-up/tidying of room
- Learn the teachers/classroom rules & philosophy
Ideally, this person is a go-getter, good follow through, comfortable asking for sponsorship/money and can build a good rapport with sponsors.
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.
Assist staff with the organization of resource materials.
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture
•gathering information on their occupation and industry
•improving job search strategies and networks
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
Please note that Francine Gibel is the Communications Coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
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 email@example.com indicating Board Recruitment-CPA in the subject line.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org and indicate: Board Recruitment-Halton Hills in the subject line.
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.
• People able to water, weed and harvest
• Fundraisers and a treasurer
• Communications volunteer to be a liaison with the local paper
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.
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.
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.
Coaching duties include:
- Organizing/coming up with practice drills
- Executing drills
- Helping players on the field
- Coordinating games