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Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Volunteer's home, library, archival centre /our office on Plains Rd. E, Burlington for meetings.
To do information research in the area of recycling history in Ontario and Canada &/or information searches in support of a book about the CCPC 13-year citizen action (1970-1983), to inform the general public, researchers, teachers/professors, historians, and others, about this historical event. This could involve searching online or in publications and clipping files, making phone calls &/or sending emails under direction of the Volunteer Coordinator. 
 
- Following an established sequence in a historical research project, province by province 
- Literature Searcher in relevant journals and publications including government documents  
- There may be a request for assistance with some archival duties with materials from the 1970s/1980s.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Various indoor and outdoor sites throughout the Town of Halton Hills
To support the Tourism Ambassador Team Leader, and fellow Tourism Ambassadors, in promoting tourism initiatives and compiling valuable survey information from local festivals and events. 
 
POSITION DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: 
- Participate in all relevant training sessions 
- Comply with all policies, procedures and emergency protocols 
- Arrive on time to all scheduled shifts 
- Act in a professional manner at all times 
- Record volunteer hours at the end of each shift 
- Comply with dress code 
- Assist with the collection of tourism surveys at local festivals and events 
- Assist with the distribution of marketing materials, flyers, promotional items, etc. 
- Assist with set up and take down of display booth, when necessary 
- Assist with clean-up of equipment/supplies, when necessary 
- Assist with photography and collection of photo waivers at events
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Various indoor and outdoor sites throughout the Town of Halton Hills
To support and lead a team of volunteers in promoting tourism initiatives and compiling valuable survey information from local events and festivals. 
 
POSITION DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:  
• Participate in all relevant training sessions 
• Comply with all policies, procedures and emergency protocols 
• Arrive on time to all scheduled shifts 
• Act in a professional manner at all times 
• Record volunteer hours at the end of each shift 
• Comply with dress code  
• Provide inventory counts at end of shift 
• Assist with the collection of tourism surveys at local festivals and events 
• Assist with the distribution of marketing materials, flyers, promotional items, etc. 
• Assist with set up and take down of display booth, when necessary 
• Assist with clean-up of equipment/supplies, when necessary  
• Assist with photography and collection of photo waivers at events
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
376 Plains Rd. E., Burlington ON L7T 0A4
Sharing your experience and expertise in website development, social media, and public communications. We are rebuilding a team of four members to share responsibilities for managing our website, social media and general communications. 
All volunteers are invited to attend the Development Committee/Planning Committee meetings on a drop-in or regular basis. 
 
This Sub-committee would need to act within the policies and general direction of the Development Committee and Board, but would have a great deal of discretion and flexibility. Members would need to be committed to swing into action as effectively as possible when a project is being planned and activated (within reason). They would be managing or directing our social media as an ongoing responsibility.
Bronte Historical Society
Sovereign House, Bronte, Oakville
The historian typically spends much time doing research on Bronte, the community and its cultural and commercial heritage using multiple sources to ensure the research is reliable. Sources include archived editions of local newspapers, government records, published interviews, private diaries, old letters, collector's items and unpublished manuscripts to validate and authenticate information.  
The historian volunteer would also be responsible for the information on the Society's historical website and communicating with members and the general public through social media, along with participation in planned events and personal interaction with visitors to Sovereign House.
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
Oakville
We are looking to conduct 20 inclusive and creative ‘Exploring Dreams’ interview experiences with consenting adults who identify as having a developmental disability and volunteers (research assistants). Research assistants will engage participants through a variety of accessible and creative interview activities that will be designed and led by Inclusive Community Engagement Researcher, Heryka Miranda. The interview process will be experiential in nature and will include individual and group art-making activities using visual arts, movement and dance, and visualization/breathing exercises. Light snacks and refreshments will also be provided.  
 
Each of the 20 interview experiences will include five different participants from the developmental disabilities community and five volunteers/research assistants. The duration of the interview experiences will be 2.5 hours and will run from January to August, 2019 (one-to-three interview experiences will be held each month).  
 
We are looking for volunteers who are:  
• Committed to the rights of people with disabilities to live dignified lives  
• Not related to participating adult with disability 
• Creative, and open-minded 
• Patient, flexible and understanding 
• Supportive and compassionate 
• Responsible and maintains confidentiality 
• Excellent listeners and creative communicators 
• Artistic or have an appreciation for the arts 
• Able to work as part of a team 
• MUST attend mandatory volunteer training - January 26 
• Available for first interview experience on Monday, January 28, 4pm to 7pm.
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.
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 on 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 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 child care centres must do.
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
1800 Appleby Line, Unit #12, Burlington, Ontario (some work may be done at home via the Internet)
- Conduct research of potential partners and opportunities for financial or product donations 
- Identify key organizations and compile lists of contacts 
- When not in office, remain accessible by email and maintain in communication with Resource Development Associate to report on progress 
- Prepare proposals 
- Presentation skills and previous sales experience would be an asset 
- Comfortable on the phone would be an asset
Compassion Society of Halton
484 Plains Road East, Burlington (Bingo Hall plaza)
Different positions: 
Clothes sorters, client helpers, donation box empires. 
Scouts for donations: food and clothes.  
Marketing advisers.