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Salvation Army, Khi Community, Milton, Community and Family Services
The Salvation Army- Milton, various locations in Milton
Greeting people with a smile :) in various locations around Milton. Volunteers are required to help raise funds by standing with a donation kettle and accepting donations from the public. 
 
*All our kettle volunteers have to be double vaccinated.
Joseph Brant Hospital
Burlington Centre (formerly Burlington Mall)
We are looking for volunteers to wrap gifts at the Burlington Centre (formerly Burlington Mall), for day, evening, and weekend shifts December 10 - December 24, 2021. Volunteers must have experience wrapping gifts.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Virtual or in-person at your school (flexible)
2 Believe Leadership cycles per year - Each cycle is ~10 weeks 
Next Cycle is Spring 2022. Early-acceptance deadline is mid-December. 
 
If accepted you would be in charge of running a Believe Leadership Chapter at your school or in your community. You will: 
- Complete the Chapter Head training which will give you everything you need to be able to run a successful chapter 
- Set up Chapter at your school 
- Promote the Chapter & recruit members 
- Teach a 8 week student led program to help your members build leadership skills and complete a Believe Passion Project. All lessons, activities, and content will be provided  
- Optional Chapter Head meet ups to connect and learn from other Believe Chapters  
- Can choose to apply with a friend/peer 
 
Next Step: Apply @ https://www.believeinitiative.com/believe-leadership-course/ 
For a list of active Chapters, visit https://www.believeinitiative.com/believe-leadership-course/chapter-list/
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Halton Community TBD
Are you interested in improving life for children, youth and families in the Halton community?  
Our Kids Network is looking for 2 parents/caregivers committee members to join the OKN Community Planning Table. 
 
Our Kids Network (OKN) is a Halton-wide partnership of agencies that support children, youth, and families. The OKN Community Planning Table is a group of professionals who look at the main issues effecting children, youth and families and work to organize action at the community-level.  
 
- As community members you'll use your own life experiences and knowledge to help us better understand what services, supports and programs are needed to improve life for children, youth and families in Halton.  
- Take part in conversations to share information and their experiences.  
- Provide thoughts and opinions on what works well and what doesn’t, and on different types of supports and programs for children, youth, and families. 
 
OKN is dedicated to ensuring that CPT volunteer positions reflect the diversity of the communities we serve, and we encourage applications from diverse groups including from Black, 2SLGBTQ, First Nations, Inuit and Metis persons.  
 
Meetings are currently held on Zoom until further notice. 
 
https://ourkidsnetwork.ca/Public/Page/Files/160_OKN%20Community%20Committee%20Member%20Role_PARENT_CAREGIVER.pdf
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Halton Community TBD
Youth volunteer leadership opportunity! Help make life better for children and youth in Halton! 
Our Kids Network is looking for 2 youth volunteer committee members 16 to 18 years-old, to join the OKN Community Planning Table.  
 
Our Kids Network (OKN) is a Halton-wide partnership of agencies that support children, youth, and families. The OKN Community Planning Table is a group of professionals who look at the main issues effecting children, youth and families and work to organize action at the community-level.  
 
- As a community member you'll use your own life experiences and knowledge to help us better understand what services, supports and programs are needed to improve life for youth in Halton.  
- Provide thoughts and opinions on what works well and what doesn’t, and on different types of supports and programs for youth. 
- Opportunity to earn community service volunteer hours.  
 
OKN is dedicated to ensuring that CPT volunteer positions reflect the diversity of the communities we serve, and we encourage applications from diverse groups including from Black, 2SLGBTQ, First Nations, Inuit and Metis persons.  
 
Meetings are currently held on Zoom until further notice. 
 
https://ourkidsnetwork.ca/Public/Page/Files/160_OKN Community Committee Member Role_YOUTH.pdf
Oakville Meals on Wheels
This a great opportunity for helping your community in the early evening! It can be done on your way to after school activities, on your way home from work and it will take around 30 minutes! 
Pick up meals at Mo's Family Restaurant and deliver them to Patty's place
Halton. Social and Community Services, Post Inn Village Long-Term Care Home
- have a friendly visit with assigned resident(s) 
- provide company, social interaction, engage in activity with resident 
- provide support to resident 
- must be able to converse with resident  
- have various interests
Oakville. Recreation and Culture
Online, and in person at Town of Oakville Community Centres
OYAC is made up of diverse, and engaged youth from all across Oakville. Youth who are interested in helping to better their community through the assistance of Recreation and Culture. We are looking for youth who want to help their peers thrive, and build the foundation for future OYAC groups.  
 
Working with other youth from Oakville to plan and implement Recreation Activities designed to engage your peers, both for fun and for social activism. 
 
To apply this year tell us what you are passionate about, and show us. Make a video, write a letter, add in ideas you have to engage your fellow youth. Be sure to include your name, age and the school you attend. As well as a contact phone number.
Burlington Festival of Lights
Spencer Smith Park, Burlington
We are seeking a couple volunteers with professional photography experience to take some high quality pictures of the Festival of Lights this year. The photographs can be taken on any date during the Festival of Lights (November 26 to January 8).  
The number of pictures taken and time committed will be up to the discretion of the photographer, however we would like as a minimum 25 high quality pictures.
Food for Life Canada
Burlington
Pack and Sort fresh food into grocery bags that will be distributed to our neighbours in need.
Links2Care, Acton, Community Support Services
Acton. Visits are currently socially distanced, outside.
To provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities by going on outings, walks in the community, playing games, or having conversations in an outdoor setting.  
 
Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week.
Links2Care, Oakville, Community Support Services
Visits are currently socially distanced, outside. Location of clients vary by community.
To provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities by going on outings, walks in the community, playing games, or having conversations in an outdoor setting.  
 
Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week. 
 
Currently looking for English, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic, Russian, German speaking men and women in Halton. Other languages as needed.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Support Services
Visits are currently socially distanced, outside. Location of clients vary by community.
To provide companionship services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities by going on outings, walks in the community, playing games, or having conversations in an outdoor setting.  
 
Time Commitment of 1-2 hours per week.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Support Services
Various shopping centres in Georgetown and Acton. Location varies depending on clients' homes.
To provide grocery and pharmacy services to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities. Volunteers complete grocery shopping and drop off at the clients home. 
Time commitment of 2-3 hours per week.
Virtual Tutor Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
In your home, library, foster parents home or agency
Would you like to help a child/youth reach their full academic potential or motivate them to achieve more?  
Volunteers are required to tutor children/youth in all subjects, especially math, English, science and French on various virtual platforms.  
The volunteer will assist a child to experience success in learning through a supportive one-to-one relationship.  
The children requiring assistance can range from age 6-18 and all academic levels.  
Scheduling can be arranged directly with the caregiver at your mutual convenience.
Food for Life Canada
Food for Life Warehouse - 2258 Mountainside Drive Burlington
Working with our compost program to help shovel wood chips to help our composter run smoothly. This job will be performed outside.
Food for Life Canada
Food for Life Warehouse - 2258 Mountainside Dr. Burlington
Sorting fresh food into crates. This would include separating edible food from the inedible. Removing the packaging and stickers to then be placed in green bins or our onsite composter.
Halton Food for Thought, Student Nutrition Programs
Various schools in Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Acton, Georgetown
-Shopping for food for our programs. 
-Online ordering of food for our programs. 
-Preparing meals and snacks for students to eat; most programs do not involve cooking, but most have some cutting of fresh fruits and vegetables and minimal preparation of other food items. 
-Setting up for food service which can include setting up chairs and tables, cleaning the eating and food preparation surfaces and putting out dishes and food.  
-Post-program cleanup; this can include doing dishes, putting food away, cleaning tables and putting away chairs. 
-Monthly reporting and financial tracking; this involves working with school staff to obtain account balances and submitting totals to HFFT each month. 
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BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association
Getting Inspired, Learning, Social Media Content Creation (optional) 
Are you between the ages of 14 - 24? Are you interested in protecting the environment? Do you want to learn how YOU can make a difference? Whether you are a passionate environmentalist, if you have even a small interest, or want to know where to start, our drop-in Zoom meetings are for YOU!  
By sharing ideas, resources, successes and by working together on school and community eco-projects, we can have a greater impact with a louder voice. After all, it is OUR collective future.  
 
UPCOMING BGYN (BurlingtonGreen Youth Network) MEETINGS AND EVENTS  
Every other Monday @ 4:30 over Zoom.  
 
We have made our meetings bi weekly, and virtual for the time being. Join us every other week as we learn about eco-issues and campaigns, plan educational / empowering activities eco-action activities for the community, discuss the latest eco-news, and connect with like minded people. All are welcome!  
 
Where and How: On Zoom. Message us on social media or send us an e-mail for the link  
When: Every other Monday at 4:30pm (stay tuned to our Instagram to see promos for upcoming meetings / events).  
If you have something you would like to add to the agenda, please let us know when you join the meeting or get the invite