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|Position Title||Organization / Program Name(s)||Communities||Duties||Suitable For||Location||Police Check|
|Oakville Children’s Festival – Onsite Day-of Volunteer||Oakville. Recreation and Culture, Children's Programs||We are looking for volunteers to help with:
- Building Workshop – assisting participants with building kits, cleaning and organizing supplies
- Clay Workshop – assisting participants with their clay pieces, cleaning tables and organizing supplies
- Oakville Galleries Family Pets Workshop – assisting participants with their art pieces, cleaning tables and organizing supplies
- Oakville Galleries Wall of Fame Workshop – assisting participants with their art pieces, cleaning tables and organizing supplies
- Water Bars – assisting participants with filling their water bottles
- Recycling/Compost – assist with sorting of recyclables
- Greeters – welcome participants at the front gate and at stations at various points in the park to distribute programs and direct pedestrian traffic
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students||Coronation Park, Oakville||Not Required|
|Oakville Children's Festival - Planning Committee||Oakville. Recreation and Culture, Children's Programs||We are looking for volunteers to fill the following committee roles:
- Chair/Co-chairs: Provide leadership to and maintain continuous communication across the Committee
- Secretary: Responsible for Committee correspondence, meeting agendas, note-taking and monitoring event email inbox
- Volunteer Coordinator(s): Works in collaboration with all Committee members to develop a robust list of new and returning community volunteers
- Programming (Stage): Lead Committee member responsible for the programming of all on-stage festival entertainment
- Programming: Culture/ Workshops - Lead Committee member for the programming of all festival workshops, hands-on demonstrations, cultural exhibitions and related programming
- Programming Support: Support the activities and deliverables of both the Programming – Stage and Programming – Culture/ Workshops sub-Committee chairs
- Marketing Coordinator: Arranges all marketing and communication efforts on behalf of the Committee in coordination with town marketing coordinator(s) and communications department(s)
- Marketing Support: Support the activities and deliverables of the Marketing Coordinator
- Logistics Coordinator: Coordinates necessary permits, resources, services and details with internal and external logistics agencies (Park Operations, Halton Waste, Halton Health Department, etc.)
- Logistics Support: Support the Committee by assisting in the coordination of necessary permits, resources, services and details prior to the event and attend to needs on the day of the event
- Sponsorship Support: Support the Committee by identifying, soliciting, and engaging prospective community and corporate sponsors of the event
- Vendors/Food Trucks Support: Support the vendor and food truck coordination activities and deliverables of the Committee Chair(s)
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students||Town of Oakville||Not Required|
|Environmental and Driver Volunteer - Recycling Revisited||Community Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington Crt, Volunteer Halton||We have several volunteer positions open:
(1) to search at your own pace, with no deadlines, for relevant news clippings in the Burlington Public Library newspaper archives,
(2) to film &/or conduct videotaped interviews to form an interview library of recycling pioneers with Halton background - possibly to become part of a mini-documentary or book to be written,
(3) to drive committee members or volunteers to events, meetings, or other commitments (reimbursement for gas),
(4) to continue our search for people who were active in recycling through CCPC's program, or were part of the organization, in order to be able to invite them to a reunion or other event in the future,
(5) to join our planning committee, Recycling Revisited.
People of any age from teens to older ages could volunteer in one or more of the above activities:
For #1 above, a person with patience with detail, good vision and information retrieval skills who would work mostly alone,
For #2 above, a person who has an interest in filming and interviewing would be suitable,
For #3 above, one or more individuals with driver's license, clean driver record and insurance, to drive committee members or volunteers,
For #4 above, a person with friendly telephone and personal manner, to connect (on behalf of Recycling Revisited) with individuals who might have been participants in CCPC,
For #5 above, a person with a strong interest in the environment, community history and citizen action, who is able to engage in an informal group structure. We want to increase our numbers and diversity. We are specifically looking for participants of diverse ages, interests, ethnicity, gender, etc.
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students||Varied locations in Burlington or other Halton locations e.g. events.||Not Required|
|Volunteer Truck Driver||Halton Fresh Food Box, Fresh Food Boxes||Driver picks up truck from rental agency and brings truck to packing site unless directed to another place to pick up supplies to bring to the packing site.
• Delivery team oversees loading of boxes onto the truck. Work with lead shipper to ensure correct number of boxes are on truck.
• Driver takes the lead to ensure the truck has a balanced load and that boxes of different sizes are easily accessible when reach drop sites.
• Driver or Volunteer assistant reviews delivery order with box packing coordinator at the packing site before leaving on delivery. There may be minor changes each month to the delivery route.
• Drive orders to drop-sites as required. Determine best route to meet schedule.
Substantial lifting and walking is required. Boxes sometimes exceed 25 lbs.
• When arrive at drop sites – Volunteer assistant and driver meet and greet volunteer drop site coordinator. Together using a dolly unload the boxes to the designated area. Driver and delivery assistant work together to offload as a team with shared work load.
• The drivers and delivery personnel (two people on the truck at all times) are the community face of the program. Must be willing to be a good ambassadors for the non-profit program which is nearly 100% volunteer operated.
|Adults (18+) ; Post-secondary students|
|BINGO Ambassador||Halton Healthcare Services, Oakville - 327 Reynolds St - Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Volunteer Services||Interact with and assist participants on behalf of the Oakville hospital at Wednesday afternoon bingo sessions at the Mayfair Bingo Hall, 483 Speers Road, Oakville. Hospital games are first and third Wednesday afternoons each month, but volunteers can elect to do fewer sessions if preferred.||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)||Mayfair Bingo Hall, 483 Speers Road, Oakville|
|Dialysis Unit Volunteer (Burlington Satellite Unit)||Halton Healthcare Services, Oakville - 327 Reynolds St - Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Volunteer Services||Provide comfort and companionship to patients and assist staff at the Burlington Dialysis unit. May include assisting patients to weigh in, with wheelchair transport, providing beverages and ice chips, etc.||Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students||Burlington Satellite Unit, located at Joseph Brant Wellness House, Burlington|
|Director of Sponsorship||Oakville Little League Baseball||- Liaise with current Board members to identify the yearly sponsorship needs of the league
- Develop sponsorship programs in conjunction with the Board of Directors and other senior level volunteers
- Work with Board members to identify, solicit, and manage a list pf prospects
- Contact and maintain relationships with sponsors
- Work with the Communications Director to develop and maintain up-to-date promotional materials for the sponsorship programs, including organizational overview materials, brochures, web copy, and other informational pieces
- Track and manage all sponsorship contributions and coordinate with the Treasurer to make sure that all sponsorships are paid
- Responsible for the coordinating of all sponsorship activities, including but not limited to: in-season team uniforms, scoreboard signs, outfield signs, and concession stand signs, and the ordering and distribution of sponsor plaques
- Work with the Treasurer to make sure that all sponsorships are paid
- Work with the Uniform Coordinator to ensure correct sponsorship names are used
- Provide the Uniform coordinator and Division Director with the list of house league sponsors, and teams assigned in preparation for uniform ordering.
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students||OLL Clubhouse is Located at 425 Cornwall Road, Oakville, L6J 7S8||Required|
|Intensive Care Unit Volunteer||Halton Healthcare Services, Oakville - 327 Reynolds St - Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital - Volunteer Services||Assist the Intensive Care Team in greeting and supporting families and other visitors to the ICU. Volunteers will help by welcoming new families to the unit/hospital, providing comfort measures during their stay & liaising between visitors and staff.
||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)||Oakville hospital site|
|Major Services||Variety of positions. Out-patient clinics, Nursing Units, Information Desk, Geriatric services, In-hospital Transport, Patient Visitation, Emergency, Dialysis, Clerical services, Fundraising, Leadership, are just a few of the opportunities available.||Not Required|
|Youth Programs||The Hospital administers a Fall/Winter Youth after school program and in weekends for students aged 14 to 18 years of age. They provide help in various area of the hospital particularly in-patient services.
One 2-3 hour shift per week. More than one shift is possible.
|Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students||Not Required|
|Director of Volunteer Program||Oakville Little League Baseball||OLL is looking for a Director of Volunteer Program whose primary responsibilities will be to recruit and manage volunteers||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)||The incumbent can work from home, the Fieldhouse and will occasionally attend events in parks||Required|
|Event Committee & Crew Members||Canadian Cancer Society, Oakville - Halton Unit||Be part of a team that organizes and runs special events in the Halton Region.||Anyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups||Halton||Not Required|
|Family/Peer Volunteers||Darling Home for Kids||1) Family Volunteer
The Family Volunteer works alongside the professional care team and provides companionship to enhance the quality of life for the child during their stay at The Darling Home for Kids. The family volunteers are with the children at the bedside, during activities, within the Snoezelen area, enjoying arts and crafts, on outings within the community, and generally are there to support the child and family with whatever activities they are doing. Family volunteers must be at least 20 years of age.
2) Peer Volunteer
The Peer Volunteer supports the Family Volunteers and the professional care team. Peer Volunteers are between the ages of 14-19 years old. The peer volunteer will be a friend to the children by playing with the child, enjoying arts and crafts, playing video games, interacting with the child on a companion to companion basis.
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students||Milton||Required|
|In-Community: Public Awareness Volunteer||Canadian Blood Services, Burlington - Power Centre, 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
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Families|