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|Position Title||Organization / Program Name(s)||Communities||Duties||Suitable For||Location||Police Check|
|Lacrosse Event BBQ Volunteer||Oakville Minor Lacrosse Association, Mailing Address||Helping run a BBQ for Lacrosse Event||Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students||1132 Invicta drive, Oakville (Toronto Rock Athletic Centre)|
|Reading Buddies Visitor||Milton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S||Reading Buddies will visit MCRC's nursery school program to read to children for 20-30 minutes once per week (maximum)||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students||MCRC's Early Learning Centre, 45 Bruce Street, Milton||Required|
|Wheels Fundraiser Event Volunteer||Darling Home for Kids||Assisting with set-up, clean-up, registration, race day activities, and more on Wed, Aug 26th, 2015 at The Darling Home for Kids annual Wheels Fundraiser.||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Community Groups||The Darling Home for Kids, 5657 15th Side Road Milton ON||Not Required|
|Communication and Promotion Volunteer||Stroke Recovery Canada, Burlington Chapter - No Physical Address||- Writing web content and articles
- Communicate events and activities to local media, to stroke survivors and the general public
- Work closely with the webmaster and the executive committee
|Adults (18+)||Not Required|
|Friendly Visiting Volunteer||Acclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd - Main Office||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.
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students||In the client's home or complex (Oakville, Burlington & North Halton)||Required|
|Infant Food Bank Host/Organize a Fundraising Event||Milton Community Resource Centre, Milton - 410 Bronte St S||- Organize and host a personal/community/sports team/etc. event 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
- 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 4 hours of volunteer time for organizing and hosting your own Infant Food Bank event
|Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Couples ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups||At your personal or organizational event||Not Required|
|Memory Visiting Volunteer||Acclaim Health, Oakville - Speers Rd - Main Office||You can provide the companionship, emotional and social stimulation needed by clients who are experiencing some memory loss.
Visits can be weekly, bi-weekly or monthly for as little as 1 hour. By volunteering you may also be providing some much-needed relief to a caregiver or family member simply by visiting one of our wonderful clients.
You can gain valuable one-on-one, hands-on experience with a variety of mental and physical health issues while building self-confidence and improving your communication techniques.
|Adults (18+)||Client's home or retirement home (Oakville, Burlington, North Halton)||Required|
|Warehouse Maintenance||Food for Life Canada, Mailing Address||General cleaning duties include sweeping, moping and occasional food storage and sorting. This is a once a week opportunity.||Adults (18+)||2258 Mountainside Drive Burlington, ON L7P 1B7||Required|
|Group Recreation Volunteer||Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton||Become a "Big Brother" or "Big Sister" for a day!
Enjoy sports, crafts & special outings. Recreation based program in which adult volunteers take children on our waiting list for an organized activity once a month. One year commitment.
Some activities include: snow-tubing, attending a play, beach party, playing hockey/soccer, laser-tag, dodge-ball day, attending sporting events, and many more!
|Adults (18+)||Varies with the event location||Required|
|Community Access Support||AbleLiving Services Inc., Burlington - Palmer Place||To assist a female with physical disabilities to access the community for shopping and recreation. Assist with pushing a manual wheelchair if needed, carrying parcels and opening doors.||Adults (18+) ; Post-secondary students||3097 Palmer Drive at Guelph Line, Burlington||Required|
|Nutrience Oakville Half Marathon Volunteer||STRIDE, Oakville - South Halton Worksite, Supported Employment||* Start and Finish Line Volunteer
* 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. 235.
We are currently in search of many more Course Marshals to be stationed along the route on the 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, cheerleading squad, a group of office friends, etc.
Interested groups should email directly email@example.com.
|Anyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups||Coronation Park, Oakville, Ontario||Not Required|
|Book Sorter/Grader||Burlington Reuse Environmental Group, Yorkbury Square, Reuse Centre||Sorting, grading, stacking books and magazines at the Reuse Centre during off hours. Some knowledge of books helpful. Books have varying degrees of value depending on condition and age. Volunteer to price books for sale.||Not Required|
|Hope In The City Ambassador||Canadian Cancer Society, Oakville - Halton Community Office||Hope In The City event - looking for some amazing women to be our "ambassadors" and help promote this event and use their networking to obtain prizing for this ultimate ladies night out being held on September 17th at Playbar in Burlington!||Adults (18+)||Burlington||Not Required|
|Therapy Dog Member||St John Ambulance, Oakville - Morden Rd - Milton & Halton Hills Branch, Therapy Dog Program||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.||Adults (18+)||Various locations|
|Fundraising Volunteer||Darling Home for Kids||- Assisting in the development and implementation of a coordinated fundraising program
- Assisting with planning and managing of fundraising events
- 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
- Interacting with donors and conducting donor meetings
- 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)