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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Ikea Burlington, 1065 Plains Rd E, Burlington, ON L7T 4K1
Volunteers will help Ikea Burlington customers select their Christmas tree and sell tree bags to raise money for Big Brothers Big Sisters.  
 
Responsibilities during volunteer shifts included:  
• Representing Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hamilton and Burlington  
• Greeting Tree Lot customers  
• Checking store receipts to ensure trees have been pre-purchased  
• Assisting customers to pick out Christmas trees, and if applicable, helping them transport the tree to their vehicle  
• Physical labour involved--lifting trees, bagging them and helping people get them to their cars 
• Tree bag sales and money handling  
• Tree lot tidy up, including fallen/blown over trees and sweeping needles  
 
*Must be 16 years or older, or otherwise accompanied by an adult.
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
GO Stations - Burlington (at Fairview near Walmart) and Burlington (Aldershot)
We are “Raising the Roof” once again! Please join the Children’s Aid Foundation of Halton on Tuesday, December 3rd to help raise funds for the “Raising the Roof” campaign and our own Bridging the Gap program.  
 
This is a fun, high-energy event that I am sure you and/or your youth will really enjoy!  
 
Volunteers are needed to sell warm and trendy toques at two Burlington GO station locations. Burlington GO (at Fairview, near Walmart) and the Appleby GO station (Appleby and Harvester/Fairview). There is also the possibility that we can get an Oakville station.  
 
The shifts are before school/work from 5:30-8:30am.  
 
Teams of 8-10 volunteers who are bubbly, outgoing, and who wish to have fun by using noisemakers, playing music or wearing bright clothing in order to get the attention of sleepy commuters, would be fantastic!   
 
We will have debit/credit machines available and Children’s Aid Foundation of Halton vests to help identify our volunteers.
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Toys/gifts stored in Burlington office – 1445 Norjohn Court, Unit # 1, Burlington, Ontario
If you enjoy the warmth and spirit of the holiday season and bringing a smile to the face of a child, this is the role for you. A group of volunteers are required at this very busy time of year to coordinate the gifts and donations that are offered to the children and youth in the care of Halton Children’s Aid Society. Toys that are donated to our children in care are sorted and wrapped by gender and age group. They are then distributed to our foster parents who present them to the children at agency provided parties.
Salvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services
Assist at Various Activity Stations for Children (e.g. Crafts, Games, Face Painting etc.)
Salvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services
St. Paul's United Church 454 Rebecca Street, Oakville, ON
The Head Race Marshall is asked to drive their own vehicle through the race route to ensure the Race Marshalls are in their proper location and their are no issues from the participants. The Head Race Marshall will act as they eyes and ears of the event and keep in constant communication with the Race Director.
Salvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services
1225 Rebecca Street, Oakville
Volunteers will be asked to fill the race kits with items (a few days prior to the race at 1225 Rebecca Street, Oakville Location)
Race Marshall   Oakville 
Salvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services
Oakville
Race Marshalls are asked to stand at a designated location along the Race Route to direct participants on the route and encourage them as they pass by.
Salvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services
Volunteers are asked to Help with the refreshment area, keeping area tidy and re-stocked as needed.
Salvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services
Running Room 156 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, ON & St. Paul's United Church 454 Rebecca St. Oakville ON
Volunteers will be required to process complete the registration process for pre-registered participants and register new participants. Volunteers will distribute race kits and t-shirts when applicable.
Salvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services
Volunteers are asked to enthusiastically distribute Santa Shuffle Medals to participants as they cross the finish line.
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Burlington Seniors' Centre
Various Roles to support the Events Planning Team including food service, ticket sales, decorations and event day support.
Joseph Brant Hospital
Joseph Brant Hospital, 1245 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, ON L7S 0A2
We need adult volunteers to volunteer in our gift shop in the evenings and on weekends.  
Greet and assist with customer purchases, handle money transactions, merchandise products.
Food for Life Canada
Loblaws and Fortinos stores in Burlington and Oakville
Food for Life needs 150 outgoing, enthusiastic volunteers for our annual Turkey Drive December 7-8, 2019 at Fortinos stores across Burlington and Oakville. 
 
Volunteer Teams will be responsible for encouraging customers to purchase a turkey to be donated to Food for Life. This turkey will then be delivered to families in need in Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, and Acton to ensure they receive a holiday meal.  
Fortinos Store Locations: 
1059 Plains Rd Burlington 
5111 New St Burlington 
2025 Guelph Ln Burlington 
2512 Appleby Ln Burlington 
493 Dundas St. Oakville 
173 Lakeshore Rd W Oakville 
Throughout your shift, you will be changing up roles. Roles include greeting shoppers as they enter the store, being present in the meat department for anyone who may have questions, collecting turkeys as shoppers hand them off once purchased, and overall just interacting with shoppers. This turkey drive has been running for many years, and many shoppers look forward to this event.
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 6 - December 24, 2019. Volunteers must have experience wrapping gifts.
Salvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services
Various Locations Across Oakville
Greeting people with a smile :) in various locations around town, volunteers are required to help raise funds by standing with a donation kettle/station and accept donations from the public.  
Shifts are typically 2 hours long and you can donate as much of your time as you would like!
Active Chefs
We are seeking dynamic and energetic individuals to: 
- Help develop, plan & organize special events and support our organizational fundraising activities.  
- Work with other team members to identify, solicit & connect with potential donors, prospects and sponsors.  
- Assist create communications, mailing lists, promotional and marketing materials.  
- Support other initiatives like annual gala, anniversary celebrations, event programming, volunteer & alumni relations, PR and special campaigns, as needed and assigned.  
- Manage highly sensitive financial and other personal information with confidentiality. 
- Willingness and ability to travel and meet deadlines is required.  
 
Prior relevant experience in a similar role especially working with non-profit organizations/charities/charitable foundations/schools is preferred but not necessary. Must have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills and computer proficiency. Demonstrated organizational skills, attention to detail and sense of urgency. Superb in negotiation and relationship cultivation. Creative-thinker, self-starter with ability to work independently and within a team.
Milton Community Resource Centre
At your personal or organizational event
- Organize and host your own personal/community/sports team/etc. event or product drive to collect donations 
- Encourage guests and participants to bring a donation for the Infant Food Bank - diapers, formula, cereal and/or jars and pouches of baby food 
-Volunteers work with the Infant Food Bank Facilitator to provide a plan for their event which includes methods of gathering donations, outline of product or fundraising goal and identification of event timeline. 
- MCRC will provide posters and information about the Infant Food Bank and, if you like, an Infant Food Bank container for your guests to fill 
 
Note: You can drop off your collected donations to MCRC at 410 Bronte Street South, Milton or we can arrange to pick them up. 
 
Students: earn up to 4 hours of volunteer time for organizing and hosting your own Infant Food Bank event
Victorian Order of Nurses, Toronto-York Region Branch, Peel Satellite Office
Delivering meals to Oakville or Mississauga
a) Pick up and deliver meals to clients, including: 
• Reporting to the designated depot at the assigned time (Mississauga near Oakville border) 
• Picking up route list, and meals, etc. 
• Delivering meals to assigned clients, dropping off notices etc. within expected time frames 
• Ensuring that meals are received by the client at the time of delivery or following previously made arrangements or procedures 
• Talking with the client to observe that they are safe and all is well 
• Returning containers and any money collected to the designated depot 
• Returning any undelivered meals to the designated depot 
b) Maintain confidentiality of route sheets 
c) Submission of expense claim form as required 
d) Use “MOW” car sign to facilitate parking and to increase community awareness of the program 
e) Report to the supervisor any concerns regarding the well-being of the clients 
f) Attend in-service training as arranged by the branch, including initial orientation
Kerr Village Business Improvement Area
Heritage Square 340 Kerr Street (Washington to Florence), Oakville
Facilitate various activities at the 25th Annual Holiday Market & Christmas Tree Lighting on Friday, November 29, 2019: 
- Tent Set-Up & Assist Market Vendors 
- Stage Production 
- Food Table 
- Tent Take Down 
 
Download the volunteer application on the link below.
The 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.
Burlington Lakeside Festival of Lights
Spencer Smith Park, 1400 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington
Help take-down the lighting displays, which includes:  
-Packing crates with lighting displays  
-Unmounting T-bars and cords/hookups  
-Safely using all appropriate equipment/tools
Burlington Lakeside Festival of Lights
1. Perform as “Twinkle” mascot on Opening night. 
2. Walk slowly and carefully. 
3. Mascot support (Festival of Lights Coordinators will be your support) does all the speaking and interacting with event guests.  The Mascot is encouraged not to speak or reveal their identity. 
4. Mascot to follow the direction of their Twinkle Support partner at all times.  They are your voice and extra set of eyes and ears.  
5. Proven competency in the safe use and management of mascot costume.
Burlington Lakeside Festival of Lights
Spencer Smith Park, Burlington
Patrol designated areas as scheduled/instructed by FOL  
• Use appropriate equipment flashlight, proper footwear and have cell-phone. 
• Report all malfunctioning display lights, damage or suspect activity observed to FOL contact 
• Must be able to remain calm under pressure and deal with changing situations 
• Treat festival guests and other FOL volunteers with respect 
• Use all appropriate safety equipment/tools/procedures 
• Check-in and out as directed  
• Receive your Official Volunteer package 
• Work safely and have fun
Milton Meals on Wheels
Allendale Long Term Care, 185 Ontario St S, Milton, Ontario
Deliver hot meals to clients within our community who are unable to prepare meals for themselves in the Milton area.
Salvation Army, Burlington - Mainway, Community and Family Services
Burlington
These volunteers assist our clients with their monthly grocery shopping. They make clients feel welcome and comfortable, assist them with the quantity of food allowed at each visit, and help pack up the groceries once the shopping is completed.
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Start at Mo's Family Restaurant, 467 Speers Road - Deliveries throughout Oakville
To deliver hot and/or frozen meals to individuals in their homes in Oakville on a regular or substitute basis.
The Salvation Army, Khi Community, Milton, Community and Family Services
820 Nipissing, Unit #4 Milton ON L9T 4Z9
Sorting of food; pre-bagging of groceries for clients; general warehouse duties as required.
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Volunteer at 53 Bond St, Oakville or 2521 Dundas St. (Palermo site) Oakville
There are many volunteer opportunities for students such as: 
1. help with computer work 
2. assist staff with one to one activities such as reading, talking, doing manicures, puzzles, crafts, cards 
3. assist staff with program activities such as carpet bowling, shuffle board, horseshoes, trivia 
4. assist by helping with the day to day organizational chores such as set up, clean up, laundry, tidying, crafts, bulletin boards  
5. help with special events such as Christmas party, garage sale, fundraising events.
Canadian Blood Services, Halton
1250 Brant Street, Burlington, Ontario
The need for blood is constant and we welcome donors to help patients in need.
Wastewise, Thrift Store
12A Armstrong Ave, Georgetown
Helping out in a community store: sorting items, placing them on shelves and in boxes, sorting books, toys, clearing the areas of the store, organizing inventory, helping customers, helping with recycling, fixing items, preparing them for sale or display, making signs.
St Christophers Anglican Church, Burlington, Open Doors @ St Christophers
662 Guelph Line, Burlington
Weekly volunteer role supporting Open Doors food bank