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Board Member   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Bereaved Families of Ontario, Halton-Peel Chapter, Bereavement Programs
33 City Centre Dr. Suite 610, Mississauga Hwy 10/& Hwy 403
Expansion of our programs and services, establishing our organization with new funders and new fundraising programs.
Pink Ribbon Ambassadors   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Burlington, Georgetown, Milton and Oakville
Sell pink ribbons and product at various retail locations and help in the fight against breast cancer. Shifts are 3 hours.
Community Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ActiveChefs
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 organization 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.
Program Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ActiveChefs
Public & Catholic Schools in Halton & Peel and other Community Locations
ActiveChefs is a not-for-profit organization 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 and Brampton).
Heart Month Canvasser   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, 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
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, pamphlets, etc.) 
 
Volunteers are also needed to help pack 'site boxes' prior to the event day.  
Site boxes contain brochures, pens, papers, small first-aid kits, etc.
Links2Care, Georgetown - Guelph St, Community Social Services Programs
Various locations in Halton Hills
To assist in packing backpacks with supplies, organizing and marketing of the Backpack Program, awareness campaign, fundraising activities, special projects or events as needed.
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, 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.
Girl Guide Leader   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Girl Guides of Canada, Ontario Council
• Provide responsible leadership to a group of girl or youth members while facilitating engaging programming 
• Commitment to creating safe environments for girls, both emotionally and physically 
• Communicate with parents/guardians 
• Adhere to the Girl Guide Code of Conduct and Safe Guide 
• Have fun 
 
When you join Girl Guides as an adult volunteer, you’re embarking on an exciting journey. Each year from September to May, you’ll have the opportunity to help shape the next generation of girls through weekly activities, fun outings and programming that’s girl-centric, fun and engaging. There are so many possibilities! Your unit could go on an outdoor scavenger hunt, have a sleepover at a science museum or plant a tree. Our dynamic programming offers plenty of opportunities for you and your fellow Guiders to be creative and ignite the minds of girls.
Doors Open Burlington
Organizing Committee usually meets at Ireland House Museum, 2168 Guelph Line, Burlington, ON.
Serve on the organizing committee to plan the annual Doors Open Burlington event which includes sitting on one of the sub-committees. Sub-committees are sponsorship, marketing site & volunteer. 
 
In addition, we are looking for people to help at Doors Open Burlington on September 30, 2017 with the following: 
welcome visitors to the site; record the number of visitors; converse with visitors about the site and Doors Open; distribute site information (where applicable); assist with opening / closing of the site (help put up signage, pamphlets, etc.)
Musikay
Downtown and North Oakville
We're seeking front of house volunteers, including ushers and greeters, and reception coordinator to: 
- 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
Darling Home for Kids
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. 
 
We are currently recruiting for committee members for our three signature events - Gala (November), Wheels - cycling fundraiser (June), Golf (July). Individuals can specify desired committee.
Darling Home for Kids
Burlington Convention Centre
Thurs, November 3rd, 2016 from 5:00pm - 11:00pm 
 
Day of Gala Volunteer will be present in the evening of our gala to assist with such tasks as: 
-registration 
-raffle ticket sales  
-silent auction and live auction assistance 
-greeting and directing  
-cash out and item running 
-and more!  
 
Dress code applies.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
•work collaboratively with Relay For Life committee and Canadian Cancer Society staff partner throughout planning and execution of event 
•shape the strategic direction of Milton Relay For Life 
•provide leadership, support, guidance, coaching and support to committee leads ensuring timelines are achieved on schedule 
•encourage strong communication and be responsive to inquiries from committee and staff partner 
•serve as an ambassador and spokesperson for the Canadian Cancer Society at team rallies, community events and on event day 
•assist and identify any gaps or areas for growth with staff partner and committee
Burlington. Parks and Recreation Department, Burlington Seniors' Centre
Burlington Seniors' Centre, 2285 New Street
Assisting with our Breakfast @ the Bistro Program including: Friday night room set up and /or morning service and team cleanup. (Food preparation would be applicable if volunteer asks to be trained in this area)
Halton. Social and Community Services Department, Burlington - Creek Way Village Long-Term Care Home, Long Term Care Home
Creek Way Village
Experience a learning opportunity in a geriatric facility,working directly with residents and or clients under the guidance of a staff supervisor.
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, Burlington
- Able to use nailer and circular saw 
- Energetic, ambitious team player with Excellent attention to detail 
- Ability and confidence to work independently or as team 
- Able to lead a team or coach others on construction a must 
- Knowledge about single and multi- family unit framing
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton
Elementary schools across Halton
As a GLOW facilitator, your role is to lead activities for a group of young girls (aged 11-14) from diverse backgrounds, in a 9 week program focusing on active living, balanced eating, and being confident in all aspects of their identity. 
This position is suitable for female adults with a strong understanding of diversity & inclusion.
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Burlington office - 1445 Norjohn Court, Unit # 1
This is one of the most vital roles we have at the Halton Children’s Aid. Once a week, the Food for Life organization provides food which we then distribute to families associated with our organization and identified as being “a family in need”.  
 
Volunteers are required to sort the food into individual grocery bags and then deliver the food directly to the families. The volunteer could choose to do either the bagging or the delivery, or both. The time commitment is once a week, every Thursday in Acton. Confidentiality and commitment is of the utmost importance since these families rely on this service to help feed their children.
Friendly Visitor   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Links2Care, Oakville - Bristol Circle, Community Social Services Programs
Visits are in client homes. Location of client's homes varies by community.
To provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities in their homes or to go on outings in the community.  
Visits may include conversation, games, activities of interest and /or outings in the local community. Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week.
Links2Care, Acton - Mill St E, Community Social Services Programs
Visits are in client home. Location of clients' homes varies by community.
To provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities in their homes or to go on outings in the community.  
Visits could include conversation, games, activities of interest and /or outings in the local community. Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week.
Links2Care, Georgetown - Guelph St, Community Social Services Programs
Visits are in client homes.
To provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities in their homes or to go on outings in the community.  
Visits may include conversation, games, activities of interest and /or outings in the local community. Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week.
Rotary International, Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore
Churches: Calvary Burlington Baptist, Port Nelson United, St. Matthew's Anglican, Wellington Square
Supervise the venue. May involve unlocking & locking the venue, setting up signs/tables/etc. 
Ensure that other volunteers have arrived and contact substitutes if required. 
Confirm that venue supplies are available and obtain replenishment via the Festival Coordinator. 
Take overall responsibility for the cash box.
Rotary International, Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore
Churches: Calvary Burlington Baptist, Port Nelson United, St. Matthew's Anglican, Wellington Square
Greet people (both participants and audience) as they arrive. 
Record participant attendance for performance. 
Collect admission charges from audience members and from sale of Festival programs.
Rotary International, Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore
Churches: Calvary Burlington Baptist, Port Nelson United, St. Matthew's Anglican, Wellington Square
Assist the adjudicator by organizing the participants in order of performance schedule, completing certificates, organizing medals and ribbons for the participants. 
Make welcome and closing announcements to the participants and audience of each class.
Canadian Red Cross, Region of Peel Branch, Transportation Services
- To provide medical transportation for vulnerable clients 
- To provide services to those who are unable to use public transportation or private means 
- This is a curb to curb service for clients
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Hamilton-Halton Chapter
Responsibilities include, but not limited to:  
• Collaborate with committee members to make decisions on event logistics 
• Brainstorm and execute new ways to increase the events profile  
• Assist in networking to increase participation in the golf challenge  
• Assist in seeking sponsorship both in-kind and cash for the event  
• Assist in securing prizing to be used for fundraising awards  
• Develop and implement new initiatives and ideas to increase funds
Canadian Blood Services, Blood Donor Clinics
• Assist with set-up and tear-down 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
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 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.
Halton Healthcare, Georgetown Hospital
Hospital volunteers assist in the emergency department, diagnostic imaging, chronic care, medical surgical wards, gift shop, information desk and fundraising functions depending upon availability and openings.
Halton Healthcare, Georgetown Hospital
Youth 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.
Willow Park Ecology Centre
Willow Park Ecology Centre, Norval (between Georgetown and Brampton, just west of Winston Churchill)
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 
 
Summer camp days in July and August give volunteers the opportunity to learn new crafts and assist younger children with making crafts and learning about nature in the park.
Canadian Blood Services, Blood Donor Clinics
1250 Brant Street, Burlington, Ontario
Help maintain the blood supply over the summer. The need for blood is constant and we welcome donors to help patients in need.
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, Burlington
Burlington
- Energetic, ambitious team player with Excellent attention to detail 
- Willing and able to lead a team, mentor and coach others on construction is a must 
- Knowledge about single and multi- family unit framing  
- Assist in Carpentry related aspects of home build process
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, Burlington
1800 Appleby Line, Unit 13 Burlington, Ontario
- 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
Volunteers   Oakville 
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
St.Simon's Anglican Church (1450 Litchfield Rd.) and Central Baptist (340 Rebecca St.) Oakville
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.
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, Burlington
Burlington
Assist with the brick work on new builds being completed at Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, Burlington
-Drywall / Taping / Texture experience an asset 
-Ability to lead and coach volunteers is a must 
-Basic framing experience an asset
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, Burlington
Burlington and Mississauga
-Promote and aid agency in its goals 
-Ability to lead and coach volunteer teams is a must 
-Framing 
-Drywalling 
-Insulation 
-Flooring
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, Burlington
Burlington
Leading a team and assisting volunteers in one of the following areas on our construction builds: 
- Framing 
- Drywalling 
- Insulation 
- Flooring 
- Kitchens 
- Painting
Crime Stoppers of Halton, Halton Regional Police Service Headquarters
One of the primary functions of our team of volunteers is to raise funds & increase awareness of the Crime Stoppers program throughout the community.
Burl-Oak Theatre Group
1290 Speers Road, Unit 12, Oakville
A) Crew and Backstage: Helping out pre and post production . No experience needed - all training provided. 
Backstage roles: costumes, props, stage hands, lighting, sound, publicity, make-up. 
B) Actor depending on auditions
Community Development Halton, North BurLINKton Neighbourhood Project
Great opportunity to get your 40 hours done.  
Responsibilities include helping with homework, crafts and games.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Bronte Creek Provincial Park
Help with Community and Corporate Team Recruitment for 2016 and/or 2017. Utilize your personal and professional networks to assist in the promotion and team recruitment for Burlington Relay For Life event.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Coronation Park in Oakville
- Utilize your personal and professional networks to assist in the promotion and team recruitment for Oakville Relay For Life event.  
- Promote and recruit individuals, community and corporate teams for event.  
- Work with committee and follow up lead for 2016 and/or 2017
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Burlington
Helping in an after school program from 3:15pm to 6:00pm  
Responsibilities include helping with homework, crafts and games.
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga, Burlington
Burlington
• Provide on the job direction and supervision of crew members of all skill levels 
• Responsible to coordinate tools required for the day’s activity and return tools to the Tool Crib Attendant. 
• Ensure safety onsite at all times.  
• Maintain a clean and orderly work site at all time. 
• Maintain quality build standards in collaboration with the Site Foreperson and Construction Manager.  
• May be required to load and unload delivery vehicles 
• Must bring a cooperative and enthusiastic attitude to the construction site 
• Able to lift a minimum of 25 lbs and possess reasonable agility to do necessary physical labour. 
• Willingness and ability to learn new skills.
Milton Community Resource Centre, Milton - Costigan Rd - Bruce Trail Public School, Licensed Child Care Centre
Bruce Trail Early Learning and Child Care Centre, 1199 Costigan, Milton
- Assist teachers with the care of 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
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Flexible. Meetings will be held in Oakville.
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!
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.
Compassion Society of Halton
484 Plains Road East (Bingo Plaza), Burlington
-Sorting and hanging donated clothing 
-Sort and stock our emergency food cupboard 
-Helping donors in with their donations 
-Volunteers should be able to work standing up for short periods of time.  
-Some of the volunteers positions do require some walking, hanging and sorting clothing in the store.
Compassion Society of Halton
484 Plains Road East, Unit 14, Burlington
On-call volunteer drivers needed to pick up donated pizzas from three Little Caesar locations. Then usually one other pick up from one of our drop boxes (which contain bags of clothes).
Burlington Reuse Environmental Group, Reuse Centre
3335 North Service Road, Burlington
Various volunteer duties such as receiving, cleaning, stocking shelves, etc.
Tutor Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
In your home, library, foster parents home or agency
Would you like to help a child/youth reach their full academic potential or motivate them to achieve more? Volunteers are required to tutor children/youth in all subjects, especially math, English, science and French. The volunteer will assist a child to experience success in learning through a supportive one-to-one relationship. The children requiring assistance can range from age 6-18 and all academic levels. Scheduling can be arranged directly with the caregiver at your mutual convenience.
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
Community Development Halton, North BurLINKton Neighbourhood Project
Burlington Christian Fellowship Church, 2054 Mountainside Dr, Burlington
Looking for volunteers to help with serving lunch and clean up. 
This is a free neighbourhood event for older adults. A hot lunch, time to socialize and play cards, games and shoot pool afterwards.
Community Development Halton, North BurLINKton Neighbourhood Project
Glad Tidings Church, 1401 Guelph Line, Burlington
Helping with set up and clean up, serving, cooking, and washing dishes.
Therapy Dog Member   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
St John Ambulance, Therapy Dog Program
Various locations
Handlers and their canines make weekly visits to long term care facilities in Milton, Oakville & Halton Hills. There is a short training/evaluation process including a minimum of 10 visits. Canines must be at least 1 year old. Volunteer hours are flexible to your schedule. Handlers must be 18 or 16 and accompanied by an adult. Handlers must commit to 60 hours per year.
Burlington Reuse Environmental Group, Reuse Centre
3335 North Service Road, Burlington, L7N 3G2
To patrol the store and look for potential theft.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks Department, Halton Hills Civic Centre
Gellert Community Centre / Georgetown Indoor Pool / Acton Indoor Pool
Assist Swimming Instructors teach skills, drills and activities to Learn to Swim participants.
Fundraiser volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Fresh Food Box, Fresh Food Boxes
Through out Halton Region
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.
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!