Special Events Volunteers

(Halton Women's Place, Emergency Shelter and Crisis Services)

Position ID: V-HVC0066 Last Full Update: 05 Sep 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactDeanna Van Herk, Volunteer Coordinator, Halton Women's Place; Phone: 905-332-1200 ext 263; Email: DVanHerk@haltonwomensplace.com
DutiesVolunteers will assist with special events that either raise awareness about Halton Women's Place in the community or assist by volunteering to plan or help at fundraisers such as Gala Dinner Auction, Golf Tournament, Hope in High Heels, or third party fundraising events such as car washes, BBQs, etc. 
Committee members are also needed to help plan and solicit donations for HWP Gala, Golf Tournament, and Hope in High Heels events.
BenefitsHelp raise funds and awareness of agency in Halton Region
ClientsWomen experiencing abuse and their dependent children
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommittees ; Community Outreach ; Event Coordination & Support ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; General Manpower / Physical Labour ; Marketing & Promotions ; Mentorship / Leadership
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Marketing & PR ; Planning & Organizing ; Good communication skills. Dependable. Enjoy working with a group of people to raise awareness and raise funds for Halton Women's Place.
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event ; Short Term ; Long Term
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Times: As convenient to staff and volunteer; Days: Day varies with event
SeasonsYear Round
LocationVarious locations in Halton, depending on event
Number of PositionsBurlington: 40 individual(s) ; Milton: 10 individual(s) ; Oakville: 10 individual(s) 
60 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Scheduled training - Held as needed for fundraising committees ; Training on the job
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameHalton Women's Place, Emergency Shelter and Crisis Services
Office PhoneAdministration 905-332-1200; 
Burlington Shelter 905-332-1593; 
Milton Shelter 905-878-8970
FaxAdministration 905-332-1155;  
Burlington Shelter 905-332-1618;  
Milton Shelter 905-878-8195;
Address & Map
Burlington, ON
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Mailing AddressPO Box 20060 
2211 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7P 0A4