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BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association
Spencer Smith Park, Burlington
Make an immediate positive difference for the planet locally! Join our Event Greening Team as a Waste Diversion Ambassador at the City of Burlington’s Canada Day Festival. 
 
You'll receive training and have the chance to educate hundreds of festival-goers about where to place their waste.  
 
Help raise community awareness, encourage proper waste diversion, and make sure as little as possible is sent to landfill from this event. You won’t need to touch waste.  
 
*Eligible for high school volunteer hours. 
 
You can volunteer with family members or friends. Or even sign up with a larger group like members of a club, workplace team, faith community or sports team. Waste Diversion Ambassadors usually work in pairs or groups of three, rather than independently. 
 
Morning, afternoon, and evening shifts. At Spencer Smith Park.
BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association
Getting Inspired, Learning, Outdoor Opportunities, Social Media Content Creation Opportunities 
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  
Usually every other Monday @ 4:30 over Zoom, plus outdoor hikes, event greening activities, and opportunities to connect and care for nature as part of our Youth Connect 4 Climate initiative. 
 
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.
BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association
City of Burlington
Burlington’s Clean Up Green Up registration is open! Sign up to participate in this popular and rewarding city-wide opportunity to collect litter from our communities, and you can also register to participate in various green up activities that you can do with the community and at home to help grow the local tree canopy and strengthen local biodiversity too! 
 
Since BurlingtonGreen began hosting this inclusive event in 2011, a whopping 110,950+ participants have joined these collective efforts, resulting in cleaner and greener parks, streams, schoolyards and neighbourhoods. You can participate in this eco-action activity through to October 31! 
 
Please note that the community’s health and safety is of utmost importance to us, please follow Halton COVID-19 safety guidelines to ensure your personal safety and those around you prior to choosing to participate in any eco-activities or tips shared by BurlingtonGreen. 
 
Visit www.burlingtongreen.org for further details and to sign up to participate!
Bingo Volunteers   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton
Halton
Attend scheduled Bingo session- 2 hour commitment 
Meet and greet players 
Assist staff 
Training provided
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
Links2Care, Acton, Community Support Services
Acton
To pick-up and deliver hot meals to assigned clients in the Acton area while also performing a wellness check by talking with the client to ensure that they are safe and all is well.
Joy of Learning Centre
Oakville
Challenger baseball is a division of Little League for players with cognitive or physical disabilities to enjoy the full benefits of participation in baseball at a level structured to their abilities. 
 
Coaching duties include:  
- Organizing/coming up with practice drills 
- Executing drills  
- Helping players on the field 
- Coordinating games
Joy of Learning Centre
Saturdays: Sixteen Mile Creek - Oakville, Sundays: Milton Sports Centre
Milton Skating and Hockey Skills: assist players on the ice with fundamentals of skating and hockey. Encourage participation. 
Oakville Rangers Hockey: organize and run practice drills, assist players on the ice, assist players in the dressing room, encourage participation, coordinate games
Food for Life Canada, Food Collection and Distribution
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 Collection and Distribution
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.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
You could work alone if you have a successful history in fundraising. Otherwise, you would be working with 2 or 3 other volunteers to collaborate in development of a fundraising campaign - using our newsletter, website (under construction) and Facebook. 
We are hoping for volunteers who are enthusiastic, creative, optimistic and somewhat experienced in environmental matters, and comfortable in collaborative action. Interest in tree-planting is desirable but not necessary. 
 
Due to Covid, we are not meeting in person, but on line (ZOOM, telephone communication, and email.)
Graphic Designer Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Virtual - Halton, Hamilton, Toronto
Virtual at the moment. 
Seeking engaged and enthusiastic Graphic Designer for professional opportunity creating branding material for VST a non-profit Canadian historical organization.  
 
Knowledge in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks.
Historical Storyteller   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Virtual - Halton, Hamilton, Toronto
Virtual at the moment. 
Can you engage an audience and captivate their attention with a look, with a story? Vintage Signals Team is looking for storytellers to engage with audiences from around the world. We've got amazing stories and we need people who can spin a thrilling tale. Have you got that silver tongue? Look into what we have to offer.
Museum Artifact Technicians   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Virtual - Halton, Hamilton, Toronto
Virtual at the moment. 
Working with the Vintage Signals Team volunteer curators, we require technicians who can maintain and perform minor repairs to historical artifacts. This position may require answering questions from the public on how the artifacts work and set up demonstrations. 
Qualifications: Museum Studies, Art History, Conservation or related fields.
Volunteer Curators   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Virtual - Halton, Hamilton, Toronto
Virtual at the moment. 
The Vintage Signals Team are seeking curators who have an eye for historical artifacts. We need creative ways to display artifacts, equipment and vehicles in exhibitions, events and presentations. We appreciate a hands-on learning approach and would need your expertise to guide the general public through the exhibits.
Food for Life Canada, Food Collection and Distribution
Burlington
Pack and Sort fresh food into grocery bags that will be distributed to our neighbours in need.
Country Heritage Park, A Food and Farm Experience
8560 Tremaine Road, Milton (near Kelso Conservation Area & 401)
*Volunteer opportunities are slowly opening up again- with limited availability as COVID-19 restrictions are still in place.* 
 
Do you like working with historical artifacts; cataloguing items; moving objects; outdoor yard work; parking cars; meeting people and participating in events? Our volunteer opportunities are vast and varied.
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. 
ALL COVID-19 GUIDELINES PERMITTING
Hamilton Festival Theatre Company, Hamilton Fringe Festival
SIGN UP WITH THIS FORM HERE: https://bit.ly/3t0Kloi 
 
2022 HAMILTON FRINGE FESTIVAL 
VOLUNTEER ROLES AND DESCRIPTIONS 
 
We have a range of volunteer roles with different duties so there’s lots of ways you can be part of the festivities! :) 
 
PRE-FESTIVAL OUTREACH 
POSTERING VOLUNTEERS 
Traveling to local businesses, shops and poster kiosks around the region and hanging posters. 
Confirming with shop staff if/where we can hang festival posters onsite. 
Recording poster locations for reference. 
 
OUTREACH EVENT VOLUNTEERS 
Attending local events and festivals on behalf of Hamilton Fringe. 
Acting as information ambassador to event attendees. 
Leading volunteer recruitment and sign-ups. 
Handing out programs. 
Handling merchandise sales. 
 
 
FRONT OF HOUSE 
 
USHERS 
Greeting patrons at the venue. 
Addressing the line-up with a pre-scripted welcome speech to communicate important info and to encourage donations at the door. 
Guiding patrons to their seats as required. 
Handing out show playbills. 
Checking in patrons using box office software on android devices. 
Lead high-touch surface sanitization between performances. 
Sitting in on performances to ensure audience health & safety and to ensure proper emergency procedures are followed if necessary. 
 
BOX OFFICE ASSISTANTS 
Daily on-site set-up of Box Office at the venue. 
Prepping, handling, and reconciling cash float. 
Handling At-The-Door ticket sales through our online box office portal. 
Lead high-touch surface sanitization before, between, and after performances. 
Sitting in on performances to ensure audience health & safety and to ensure proper emergency procedures are followed if necessary. 
 
 
FRINGE CLUB @ JOHN REBECCA PARK 
 
ARTIST LIAISON / PRODUCTION ASSISTANT 
Communicate with artists and staff prior to Fringe Club events and Fringe All-Access shows via text message and phone. 
Be available to answer artist questions related to artist appearances and the event/performance format (e.g. on Fringe Club main stage or at another location throughout John Rebecca Park). 
Escalate urgent issues to senior staff/Fringe Club Coordinator via online messaging and/or in-person onsite. 
Must have cell phone data. 
Other Stage Management tasks as required. 
 
INFORMATION AMBASSADOR / MAIN BOX OFFICE ASSISTANTS 
Answer questions about programming. 
Distribute festival programs. 
Set up merchandise display. 
Setting up Main Box Office at Fringe Club. 
Prepping, handling, and reconciling cash float. 
Handling ticket, merch, and other sales through our online box office portal. 
Support Box Office Staff in any necessary tasks. 
 
MARKETPLACE ASSISTANTS 
Help food vendors/exhibitors load in/out. 
Distribute welcome packages for exhibitors. 
Maintain a clean and safe exhibitor environment (regular sanitization). 
Direct exhibitors to designated areas.  
Communicate with exhibitors and on-site staff to keep on schedule. 
 
PATIO ASSISTANT 
Set up various patio layouts depending on programming. 
Support with technical setup of sound equipment and tear down. 
Usher patrons to designated tables. 
Lead cleaning and sanitization efforts. 
Support Bar Staff during busy times in any necessary task (note: must have SmartServe to assist behind the bar or touch any alcohol products). 
 
SETUP & TEARDOWN CREW 
Help with setup and teardown of patio furniture and other Fringe Club assets. 
Some heavy lifting required.