Student Life is hosting a Family Movie Night at Fennell Campus on Monday November 19th! We are looking for volunteers to help make the evening fun and exciting for Mohawk students and their families.
Volunteer Duties include:
- Set up & Tear down
- Assist with registration
- Give away free popcorn
- Sell candy, drinks & kids combos
All proceeds from candy sales will go to the 3rd annual Campus to Community Food & Toy Drive.
Join our Campus to Community team of volunteers at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Hamilton Purnell Centre! Help lead fun activities and games for kids aged 6-14.
- Help walk kids to the gym facility at a nearby school
- Execute fun activities and games
- Interact with kids in a positive manner and ensure safety
All volunteers must obtain a Vulnerable Sector Screening. VSS checks can be reimbursed by Campus to Community staff after volunteering with the program for at least 5 hours.
Neighbour to Neighbour is looking for Kitchen Volunteers to assist with many different tasks in our community kitchen.
The kitchen volunteer will support the community chef in preparing foods for various programs at the centre including community meals.
Responsibilities of the kitchen volunteer include helping prepare healthy, delicious meals for service to community members, various tasks in handling, preparation, cooking, service and storage of food, work within a scheduled time frame, work within a set plan and focus on specific tasks, ensure proper safe handling, labeling and storage of foods, keep kitchen clean and organized, and share the responsibility of washing dishes and sweeping and mopping floors.
Estimated Time Commitment
For more information please contact Hannah Armstrong
The Student Life department is looking for volunteers to assist with Neighbour to Neighbour's math success program.
The math success program provides math tutoring and math homework help for select students from Westview and Annunciation of Our Lord Schools who are in grades 7 & 8.
The goal of this program are to provide students with the opportunity to improve their math skills, build self-confidence, and support their transition into high school.
Those who love math and enjoy working with students are encouraged to apply.
Commitment: A weekly commitment of 1-3 sessions. Must attend training prior to volunteering.
Neighbour to Neighbour Centre's mission is to lead our community to an improved quality of life.
Choose between a Food Bank Clerk Volunteer or a Warehouse Volunteer:
Food Bank Clerk Volunteers are responsible for assisting, in a sensitive manner, individuals and families with their shopping. Volunteers ensure that shoppers understand our point system, and answer questions about specials and limits.
Warehouse volunteers are essential to the Neighbour to Neighbour Food Bank service. Warehouse volunteers ensure that donated food items are immediately accessible in the Food Bank, overstock is neatly organized and labelled, all inventory is safe to serve and rotated according to expiry date, and that the warehouse is a neat, clean, organized and safe space for efficient inventory management and volunteer participation in a positive, productive environment.
Abilities, Knowledge, Skills:
- Dependable, reliable, honest, punctual
- Ability and willingness to work effectively as a team member
- Customer-service oriented and committed to the needs of the individuals accessing the food bank
- Ability to understand & speak different languages is an asset
Must attend an Info & Orientation Session prior to volunteering
Volunteers will participate in the Namaste Care Volunteer program with Peter's Residence at Chedoke. Volunteers will provide one on one, meaningful and therapeutic interactions with residents within a small group setting as part of the Namaste Care program. Training and education will be provided.
Vulnerable Sector Screening must be provided prior to volunteering.
Wesley is seeking volunteer to help Government Assisted Refugees in various day-to-day tasks including interpretation, interacting with clients, child care, recreational activities and provide essential information during their initial stay in RAP floor and in their resettlement process after.
Wesley Urban Ministries is seeking volunteers to assist older adults with support on and off the bus on their way to No Frills and/or Fortinos grocery stores
· Support with mobility on and off the bus and in the store as needed
· Friendly and attentive communication with clients
The yearly schedule operates bi-weekly, alternating between No Frills and Fortinos. Burlington and Hamilton locations available
Come out and have some fun with families at the Ronald McDonald House! Campus to Community hosts a weekly Family Games Night at the House where we play board games, do crafts and activities, and put smiles on faces.
Volunteers provide relief for families of children staying at the McMaster Children's Hospital.
For more information please contact Michela Magliocco
All volunteers must have a Criminal Record Check prior to their first shift.
Common Grounds is run in partnership with Wesley Urban Ministries’ Neighbourhood and Newcomer Services program.
Common Grounds student volunteers meet with newcomer Syrian refugees in cafés, engaging them in conversation and companionship. The goal is to help them improve speaking skills and to help them feel a sense of inclusion and connection within their community.
We will be meeting at Wesley every Friday