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Our Kids Network
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, 2200 Sawgrass Drive, Oakville
The NOYDC is looking for Oakville youth, 12 to 17 years old to participate in our various volunteer opportunities. We provide opportunities for youth to have a voice in North Oakville and get involved in building a caring and supportive neighbourhood for youth. Youth volunteers are any youth in North Oakville, or neighbouring Oakville areas, who wish to get involved in the project by participating in subcommittees, workgroups, peer engagement activities, community events, etc. Contact us for current opportunities. 
 
Duties may include the following items depending on the current project:  
• Youth insights and feedback on various projects  
• Learning about community resources and sharing them with your friends and other youth you know  
• Planning, organizing and participating in projects and events  
• Advocacy around project deliverables that have an impact on youth in our community 
 
*PLEASE NOTE: This opportunity is intended for youth residing in Oakville, Ontario. We are specifically seeking youth volunteers from the following schools in our North Oakville neighbourhood, but would be open to any youth living in Oakville who want to apply: 
*Secondary Schools (All grades) 
-Holy Trinity S.S. 
-White Oaks S.S. 
 
*Elementary Schools (Grades 7-8) 
-St. Michael's Elementary 
-St. Andrew's Elementary 
-Our Lady Peace Elementary 
-Sunningdale 
-Riveroaks 
-Post's Corners 
-Montclair
Event Volunteers   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
Halton
There are many events that require volunteers throughout the year.  
We are seeking commited people to assist our major events committing to being responsible for any of the following:  
- Obtaining donated items  
- Sponsorship  
- Community Awareness/Marketing  
- Selling Tickets  
- Joining fundraising event committees
Canadian Cancer Society, Hamilton (City of) - 328 Mountain Park Ave - Peer Support Programs, Peer Support Programs
Site will be located in the Hamilton area. Specifics to be determined.
As a member of the Relay For Life organizing committee, you are a team builder, a problem solver, and an excellent communicator who is connected to and passionate about people. The committee will meet regularly starting later in the fall with increasing commitments as the June event approaches. Each committee member will have their own portfolio such as volunteer lead, survivor lead, marketing and media, community engagement chair, to name only a few.  
Everyone will share a passion for the mission: to provide the opportunity for those affected by cancer to come together and draw support while raising funds for critical, life-saving cancer research and programs.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
At your own school, you plan and host this event.
- Volunteers have the chance to plan an amazing event that could include live music, DJs, games, sports and other activities to keep fellow students engaged and active throughout the event.  
- Students will form relay teams to fundraise and take turn walking or running around your school’s track, passing the baton to teammates to achieve personal or team distance goals, and connect with others in this emotionally inspiring event
Our Kids Network
Holy Rosary Catholic Elementary School, 261 Plains Rd E, Burlington
The Aldershot Youth Volunteer Team is looking for Burlington youth, 12 to 17 years old (born from 2002-2007), to volunteer with us. We’re providing an opportunity for youth to have a voice in Aldershot, Burlington and to work with adult allies from different organizations. We believe that youth voices matter, especially when it comes to making decisions that affect them!  
 
Crew Member responsibilities: 
• Plan, organize and participate on projects and events 
• Give insight about what’s missing in our community for youth and how we can work together to find some solutions 
• Attend meetings on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month at “the Hub” at Holy Rosary school – 5:30-7:30pm 
• A suggested commitment of 6-12 months, but feel free to attend some meetings first to check it out! 
 
Please note: This opportunity is intended for youth residing in Burlington, Ontario.
Autism Ontario Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Autism Ontario
Autism Ontario-Central West Region offers programming and events for children, youth, and adults on the autism spectrum and their families. We are seeking new and past volunteers of all abilities to join our growing Autism Ontario volunteer community. There are multiple ways you can get involved at Autism Ontario. Below you will find a list of the ways you can get involved!  
 
We are seeking volunteers to join:  
• Sub-Committees 
• Program and Event Support  
• Outreach and Advocacy  
• Language Supports  
• Fundraising initiatives
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Event takes place at Country Heritage Park in Milton on June 12, 2020.
As Luminary lead, you will oversee all aspects around luminary sales at the event and in the weeks beforehand. You are organized, detail oriented and recognize the significance of this gesture participants make to honour and remember their loved ones. You will be responsible for executing set up on the day of the event and will co-lead the ceremony with support from the Ceremonies Lead. 
 
Relay For Life luminaries are available to purchase, decorate and light up the night in memory and recognition of those experiencing cancer.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Post updates on social media (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn) including: 
- Fundraising tips 
- Thank you's to sponsors, large donors, etc. 
- Milestone recognition 
- Corporate group involvement 
 
Coordinate distribution of posters to local hubs with the Participant Recruitment and Retention Lead 
Research community events to attend for the promotion for the Canadian Cancer Society and Relay For Life and recruitment of participants. 
Seek out support from local media.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Milton
• Be familiar with the Canadian Cancer Society’s key messages, programs and services 
• Find opportunities to share the Canadian Cancer Society’s mission and activities before, during and after the event. 
• Develop activities or other ways to share these messages. 
• Implement all the mission activities suggested by the Canadian Cancer Society in your Relay  
• Respond to questions from participants about the Canadian Cancer Society’s programs and investments. 
• Always put the mission and impact at the centre of activities offered to participants.
Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Newcomer and Employment Services
Indus Community Services (“Indus”), an accredited, charitable, non-profit, community impact organization, invites applications from interested candidates to serve on its Board of Directors. Indus is looking for visionary individuals from all backgrounds to contribute to its mission and implementation of its 2020 – 2024 Strategic Plan. Elections of Directors will take place at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on June 23rd, 2020. 
General requirements: 
- Commit to the vision, mission and guiding values of the organization. 
- Experience in at least one of the following areas: Healthcare, Seniors Housing Development, Marketing and Fundraising, Strategic Development, Public Relations and Communications, Governance, Finance & Accounting, Human Services, Legal and Community Engagement. 
- Participate in the on-going development and implementation of the organization’s four year strategic plan. 
- Attend all monthly Board meetings and the AGM. 
- Active participation on at least two committees of the Board. 
- Have strong communication skills and fluency in English. 
- Have previous experience leading business or social organizations, and/or serving on a Board in Canada. 
- Have a strong understanding of the needs of the communities the organization serves. 
- Integrity and commitment to represent the best interests of the organization. 
- Adhere to the organization’s governance policies and procedures.
Darling Home for Kids
5657 15th Side Road, Milton (The Darling Home for Kids). Milton Community Outreach
Be an active participant in all facets of the event from planning and developing the ride and the event day logistics, outreach and procurement of sponsorship and event prizing. Assist with the individual rider and corporate rider team sales. On event day help prepare and set-up. Committee volunteers play a role in our success in raising funds to support children with complex medical needs. 
We understand and appreciated that each volunteer's skill may not fit with every task.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
376 Plains Rd. E. - L7T 1N8. South side: "Kay Fisher Realty" in red letters over the door.
You would also a member of our Development Committee, collaborating and assisting a Fundraising Subcommittee (being developed). The Committee meets twice a month on a Tuesday evening (6:30-7:30) in Aldershot, Burlington. Attending Committee meetings when possible will provide knowledge of our values, history, current activities, procedures, and weaknesses vs. strengths. We have had a poor record in fundraising and are committed to gaining skills and strategies. We would invite you from time to time to meet with the Board.
May Court Club of Oakville
The May Court Nearly New Shop, 200 Kerr Street, Oakville
A New and Prospective Member's Information Session will be held twice yearly. Please contact maycourtmembership@gmail.com for more information and to register. 
 
An overview of our women's service organization and the available volunteer opportunities that we offer will be presented. All volunteer positions require you to become a member of The May Court Club of Oakville. We are dedicated to creating a volunteer experience that can meet the active demands of today's lifestyle. 
 
The Board of Directors manages every facet of the club. Terms are a minimum of one year and a maximum of two years in the same role. Job descriptions are available and can be requested from the Membership Director. Board Orientation is available.  
 
Our fiscal year runs from September 1st to June 30th. The club does not operate throughout the summer months, although the club audit is conducted in the summer.
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton, Ontario
MCRC is currently seeking additional Board Directors for a minimum 2-year commitment to: 
-Utilize expertise in a professional field and provide counsel and advise to support the successful governance of the organization 
-Support and provide guidance to the Executive Director in accordance with the Board of Directors By-laws 
-Ensure Board By-laws remain current and relevant 
-Provide expertise and advice in the development of the overall strategic direction of the organization 
-Support and assist in the development of philanthropic resources and fundraising efforts; attend MCRC fundraising events 
-Understand and influence, where necessary, public policies that affect MCRC 
-Network within the community and advocate on behalf of the organization 
-Report to the community and stakeholders at the Annual General Meeting 
-Monitor and evaluate the Executive Director's performance 
-Participate on Board sub-committees and attend monthly Board meetings 
MCRC is especially interested in applicants from diverse backgrounds with expertise in not-for-profit operations and in Law and/or Human Resources.  
Please forward your cover letter and resumé to Becky Andrade, Associate Executive Director at rebeccaa@mcrc.on.ca.
Board Member   Halton Hills  Milton 
Adult Learning Centre, Georgetown - Head Office, Literacy and Basic Skills
North Halton area
Our appointed Directors serve a minimum 2 year term and commit approximately 6 to 12 hours per month to Board activities. The Board of Directors meets the second Tuesday of the month, (except July and August) or as called by the Chair, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Meeting locations rotate between Georgetown, Milton, and Acton. Application for board membership is accepted when the board needs new members. Please send email to request application literacy@bellnet.ca. Candidates are interviewed for the position.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
376 Plains Rd. E., Burlington
With a collaborator to share your responsibility, we need you to be observant about the way we are communicating with the public, volunteers, committees and subcommittees. Your observations and suggestions will assist us in maintaining positive,respectful, effective ways of communicating. If needed, we will create a subcommittee to share your work. 
 
You and your collaborator would need the maturity and objectivity to share your perceptions and suggestions. You would not have the responsibility for taking action to solve problems. That would be the job of the Board, in consultation with you. You would not be in a sort of "policing" position, but a helpful overseer to keep us on track with our ways of dealing with each other and our projects efficiently, respectfully, and democratically.  
 
All volunteers are invited to attend the Development Committee/Planning Committee meetings on a drop-in or regular basis. You would need to attend various kinds of meeting on a rotation, to get a feel for how effective our communications are in all modes of communication including social media. Almost all meetings are held in the evening, in Aldershot area of Burlington. 
 
You would be volunteering within the general direction of the Board, but would have a great deal of discretion and flexibility. We are doing our best to have every member with a commitment or duty to have a collabortor so that if a member became sick or was absent, the collaborator could step into the responsibility for the time of absence. You might have an acquaintance who you would be comfortable to collaborate with, if he or she would agree to join us.
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Oakville
Recommending strategies, activities and resources to expand the MOW on network of supporters, and partners. Assisting in the planning and evaluation of special events with staff and volunteer committees. Two year commitment. Attend regular scheduled board meetings. Related work or volunteer experience in fundraising/dun development, honed community contacts, excellent verbal and written communication skills. Current fundraising professional designation (CFRE) an asset.
Board Member   Milton  Oakville 
Family Place (The), Milton - Bishop Reding High School, Licensed Child Care Centre
Meetings alternate between our two sites in Milton and Oakville
We are seeking community members with one or more of the following qualities: proven entrepreneurship, legal experience, financial experience and training, fundraising, previous Not For Profit board experience, knowledge of governance, knowledge of childcare, and strategic vision. 
 
We are governed by a Policy Board made up of a maximum of 11 volunteers, a mixture of parents and community members. Our board meets approximately 11 times per year (once per month, usually the 3rd Wednesday), in the evening. In addition to the board meetings, all board members have the opportunity to participate in one or more committees, which meet every 2 to 4 months. The average time commitment for our board members is about 3 to 4 hours per month. Each Board Member commits to a two-year term, during which they are to attend all Board meetings, vote on issues, sit on committees and form the governance direction of the organization. 
 
We are currently accepting applications from interested and committed community members for the position of general Board Member. If you have a friend or neighbour in the community who you believe may be interested, please feel free to forward this posting to them. 
 
If you are self-directed, currently reside in Halton, and are interested in giving back to your community, we would love to hear from you. We are a group of like-minded people who can have fun while still recognizing the important task our childcare centres must do. 
 
Are you interested in learning more or applying? Please send by email a letter of interest to our Board President, Allison McLean at familyplace.bod@gmail.com with the subject heading: Board Member.  
 
All communication will be kept confidential, and you will be contacted immediately with more information regarding the open positions. Please note that we ask for a minimum volunteer commitment of 2 years.
Council of Canadians, Halton Chapter
Oakville Town Hall or Community Development Halton, Burlington
The meeting secretary is an occasional position to record the minutes of the meeting.  
 
- Attend the meeting on the last Thursday of the month (except for Halloween!) 
- Take minutes for that specific meeting 
- Type up the minutes and create PDF file
Independent Living Halton, Deborah's Home and Attendant Outreach Services
Milton, Ontario
Persons with one of the skills listed are urgently needed: 
- A volunteer with Real Estate or Property Management experience is urgently required. 
- Someone with a Legal background would be a great addition to our Board of Directors. 
- A Director with Fundraising experience is urgently required. 
 
Regularly attend and participate in board monthly meetings. Read, review materials that involve the corporation, especially board minutes, reports, and any literature that involves the corporation. Exercise a fiduciary responsibility for the assets, finances and investments of the corporation and exercise due diligence, care and caution as if handling one’s own personal finances.
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Are you an organized individual who enjoys helping out at fun-filled and rewarding special events and fundraisers. If so, you may be interested in becoming a part of our special events volunteer team.  
 
Several special events are organized each year where volunteers are needed to assist with organizing and running the event. Events such as: golf tournaments, diversity day events, racquet club events, dragon boat races and most importantly our annual fundraising Stardust Gala.  
 
The funds raised at these events goes towards providing programs for children in care, such as bursaries, camps, educational programs and seasonal gifts through the Children’s Aid Foundation of Halton.
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative
1151 Bronte Road, Oakville
Promote, protect and support breastfeeding in the Halton community. Attend and participate in monthly planning meetings (2 hrs per month). Participate in work groups to create/edit resources, plan and host community events for families.
Halton Baby-Friendly Initiative
1151 Bronte Road, Oakville
Looking to recruit older adult volunteers to promote, protect and support breastfeeding in the Halton community.  
Attend and participate in monthly planning meetings (2 hrs per month).  
Participate in work groups to create/edit resources, plan and host community events for families.
Community Living Burlington
Burlington
The Board Director will be committed to the mission and values of the Agency. The Director will be asked to be in attendance and actively participate in monthly Board meetings, committee meetings, support and participate in special events.
Board Member   Oakville 
My Furniture Bank - Halton Peel
505 Iroquois Shore Rd, Oakville
The Board of Directors provides strategic leadership to the organization by committing to excellence in governance and ensuring the organization’s overall health in the maintenance of its goals and mandate. 
 
• Attend regularly scheduled Board meetings on a monthly basis (approx. 2 hours in the evening from 7 – 9 on every last Tuesday of each month) 
• Prepare for regular and committee meetings 
• Join and contribute to board committees 
• Represent MFB at community events and other functions 
We encourage applications from those individuals who are familiar with the Peel and Halton Communities, its diversity and resources. Previous experience serving as a volunteer Board Member or another governance role would be an asset, but not required. 
MFB is looking for individuals with a background in accounting, fundraising, marketing and social services. Training will be provided for all new board members. 
 
If you are interested, please email a cover letter and resume to The Nominating Committee, c/o Nina Douglas, President and Board Chair at nina.douglas@mifb.ca
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Oakville
The ideal candidate will attend scheduled meetings, vote on issues, sit on committees, and form the governance direction of MOW
Committee Member   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Summit Housing and Outreach Programs, Burlington Office, Mental Health Supportive Housing and Outreach Programs
The Board of Directors for SHOP seeks interested community members to join various committees to support the work of the Board of Directors, including our Finance Committee or Quality and Innovation Committee. We are currently looking for individuals with an interest in the committee topic as well as expertise in law/legal services, finance, housing/real estate, and/or police/law enforcement.
Special Events Volunteers   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Halton Women's Place, Emergency Shelter and Crisis Services
Various locations in Halton, depending on event
Volunteers 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.
Male Ally Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
Educate the public on issues of consent, male privilege, and healthy masculinity. 
Represent MAN in community events and booths. 
Attend monthly community meetings. 
Sit on MAN's Action Committee. 
Contribute to MAN's website development and maintenance.
Community Living Burlington
Various locations in Halton, depending on event
Community Living Burlington is looking for committed and dedicated people to assist with annual fundraising events. We are seeking people to assist our major events committing to being responsible for any of the following: 
- Obtaining donated items 
- Sponsorship 
- Community Awareness/Marketing 
- Selling Tickets 
- Joining fundraising event committees 
 
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Hamilton - Dundurn area
Jointly with other Officers, the mandate is to oversee legal requirements, reports, and to develop and implement the policies of this collection. Every Director and Officer of the Corporation must comply with the Act, the Regulations, Articles, By-laws and policies of the Corporation. Meetings are conducted in both English and French.