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Volunteers help to power our event - we couldn't do it without you!
The AreclorMittal Grassroots Soccer Hamilton program are in urgent need of volunteers! This is a great way to support youth participation in the game we all love! This program is designed for children in Ward 3!
This is a 10 week program that runs from June 16th to August 18th (Tuesday evenings) at Tim Horton's Field. Last year, Forge players were out and volunteering in the program!
Can't make every week, but would still like to come out and help? No problem! You tell us what week(s) work for you! We always appreciate the help we can get.
NO PREVIOUS COACHING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!
For registration, please fill out the registration form and scanned or emailed back at the email address given below. For further information, please contact Anthony via email email@example.com
SEE YOU ON THE PITCH!
Around the Bay Race are looking for volunteers for various positions.
- Volunteers would be asked to staff a water station along the race route. This is an outdoor activity at the end of March.
- Another volunteer position would be serving beer samples at the end of the race. Volunteers would need smart serve certification.
- Another volunteer opportunity would be a course marshal along part of the race route informing local traffic there will be a slight delay.
Autism Ontario is the province’s leading source of information and referral on autism and one of the largest collective voices representing the autism community. We are made up of knowledgeable parents and professionals who can speak to the key issues that impact Ontario families with loved ones on the spectrum. Members are connected through a volunteer network of 25 Chapters throughout the Province of Ontario. Our Central West region community is a volunteer-driven community leader in creating opportunities for children, youth, and adults with ASD to ensure the highest quality of life through providing supported events/programs, promoting autism acceptance, and advocating on behalf of families.
We are looking for volunteers to help support these amazing programs/initiatives:
COMMITTEES - ongoing and ad hoc committees that meet during the year, including fundraising, events planning for children and adults, and advocacy and outreach.
EVENTS/PROGRAMS - annual, monthly or weekly programs and events which require volunteers for registration, facilitation, activity supervision, or setup/takedown of event.
FUNDRAISING - Volunteers can assist with fundraising efforts including event planning and execution and assisting with sponsorship and donation recruitment.
Volunteers with Autism Ontario are provided with flexible options to fit their post-secondary schedules.
Chantiers Jeunesse is a non-profit organization that offers volunteer programs for youth ages 15 to 30. Our mission is to promote youth engagement in communities and we encourage youth of all backgrounds to apply. Our programs include 2 to 3 week volunteer projects in Canada as well as abroad, funding and support for entrepreneurship projects and longer term individual placements. Our projects in Canada have all fees covered such as accommodation, meals and transportation. In addition, we provide orientation weekends as well as follow-up and professional development opportunities for participants after their projects.
Please visit the following site for complete information on our volunteer opportunities:
Volunteer with the Centre for Climate Change Management to support the Bay Area Climate Change Council (BACCC) Forum on February 25th.
We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic volunteers to help with the Climate Change Forum. This event is open to the public and is being hosted at Mohawk College's Fennell Campus on February 25th from 5 - 9 pm. We will require support with event set up and tear down, workshop note taking, campus directions and more!
During the event you will hear from city councilors, BACCC members, and Dr. Mark Jaccard, author of The Citizen’s Guide to Climate Success. Volunteer training and dinner during the event will be provided.
The Youth Aiding Youth program at ROCK is seeking professional, outgoing and dedicated volunteers to perform outreach within the Halton community for the purpose of volunteer recruitment. This role will involve hosting information tables at various events such as community wellness/volunteer fairs and volunteer recruitment drives at secondary schools within the Halton region. Interested Candidates will be:
-Age 18 years and older
-Capable of travelling to various locations within the Halton community
-Comfortable with public speaking and presenting to small crowds
-Capable of having a flexible schedule with the ability to commit to daytime, evening and
weekend outreach opportunities
If you are interested in this volunteer opportunity, please email Faye Fakhereddin at:
Town of Oakville Water Air Rescue Force is a Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary Search & Rescue Unit that operates between April and October.
The Unit requires a data entry/administrative volunteer to convert our current paper logs and forms into an online format within a database for running queries, reports and analysis. This position is a great opportunity to develop administrative, and time management skills.
If you are interested in learning more about this volunteer role, please contact Ryan Glaves: firstname.lastname@example.org
gritLIT is Hamilton’s annual literary festival taking place April 16-20, 2020.
We bring together diverse voices — the biggest Canadian authors, new talent and local writers — in a series of up-close-and-personal readings and events.
Our new Youth Council (aged 18-30) organizes events to engage the next generation of readers, raising money and awareness for our programs.
- Help us shape youth and children’s programming
- Throw gritLIT’s Friday night party, the introvert’s bash of the year
- Learn about festival production and fundraising
Get in touch by emailing email@example.com.
Your council membership of $40* gets you: 4 gritLIT tickets (excl. headliner and workshops), 2 party tickets and a $20 tax receipt.
Please let us know if cost is a barrier for you.
NPAAMB's Oya:na Program in Brantford, Hamilton and Fort Erie are seeking non-Indigenous youth to participate in the program by being involved in a community service opportunity with Indigenous youth!
Participants must commit to 120 hours, the hours are flexible but must be completed before March 31, 2020.
Supports are also available (on case by case basis):
- Earn $10/ hour (living expense)
- Bus pass/ transportation costs
- Completion bonus of $50 gift card