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Oakville & Milton Humane Society
Coronation Park, Oakville, Ontario
* Start and Finish Line Volunteer  
* On-route Course Marshal  
* Sweep Pacer - we are seeking two individuals, one Sweep Pacer will be assigned to the 10K Race, the other to the Nutrience Oakville Half Marathon. -- the role of the Sweep Pacer is to follow each race and aid any runners seeking assistance, update the event staff via radio, and to advise the team when the last participant crosses the finish line.  
* Bus Volunteer - if you are 18 or older  
* Runner’s Expo Volunteer Assistant 
* Photographer Volunteer  
 
We have a wide variety of options for you to choose from. If you are an Ontario high school student looking to get an early start on your community service hours, look no further!  
 
Non-students, Oakville residents and beyond are all welcome to join the fun of Race Weekend. Sign up here today: www.oakvillehalfmarathon.com/volunteers/  
If you have any questions or concerns feel free to email us at info@oakvillehalfmarathon.com or call (905)-949-1910 ext. 235. 
 
INDIVIDUAL VOLUNTEERS 
We are currently in search of many more Course Marshals to be stationed along the route on the Sunday. The shift time would be from 7:00 AM to 11:30 AM and will change slightly depending on your assigned location. All Course Marshals are required to attend a mandatory training session which they will be notified about via email closer to Race Weekend. We could also use assistance at our Runner’s Expo and start/finish area both taking place in Coronation Park, Oakville. 
 
ATTENTION GROUPS 
If you have a group of 10 or more and are able to assist with an aid station, cheer station or other areas please contact us directly at 905-949-1910 ext. 235. ‘Cheer Stations’ will be located between aid stations so if you have a group with lots of spirit and energy that want to be an official ‘Cheer Station’, let us know! Groups can include friends, family, a team, cheerleading squad, a group of office friends, etc.  
Interested groups should email directly info@oakvillehalfmarathon.com.
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program
1151 Bronte Road, Oakville
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.
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
Assisting for two hour shifts or more on September 9th, 2017 from 10am to midnight, supporting various stations and BBQ
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 any of the following areas: finance (CPA qualified), early learning and child care, education, communications, human resources, and marketing.
Board Member   Burlington 
Halton Poverty Roundtable
4210 South Service Road, Suite 101, Burlington
• Prepare for and participate in board meetings  
• Listen to others’ views, advocate their own, identify common interests and alternatives, and be open to compromise  
• Support governance decisions once made  
• Participate in the review of the HPRT’s mission and objectives and in the development of an evolving strategic plan  
• Help the board to monitor the performance of the HPRT in relation to its mission, objectives, core values, and reputation  
• Abide by the by-laws, code of conduct, conflict of interest and other polices that apply to the board  
• Participate in the approval of the annual budget and monitor the financial performance of the HPRT in relation to it  
• Help establish, review and monitor operational polices  
• Participate in the hiring of, and if required, the releasing of, the Director/Executive Director  
• Participate in the evaluation of the Director/Executive Director  
• Identify prospective board members and possibly help recruit them  
• Participate in the evaluation of the board itself (annual board self-evaluation)  
• Contribute to the work of board as a member of a board committee  
• Attend and participate in the Annual General Meeting  
• Be an ambassador for the HPRT – ensure ones involvement is known within their own network of friends and contacts.  
• Keep informed about community issues relevant to the mission and objectives of the HPRT
Rotary International, Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore
Spencer Smith Park, Burlington, ON
You must be at least 18 years of age before the festival begins. 
Don't worry we aren't looking for bouncers! We mostly need people who can be hospitality ambassadors for Ribfest, helping the guests find their way around. 
Much of the work is done in pairs, so you aren't alone. 
 
Your duties could include some of the following 
1. Walking the grounds in pairs, smiling, saying hello and answering directional questions 
2. Controlling entry/exit to the event (counting people, checking bags). 
3. Walking the perimeter of the event, just being a presence 
4. Connecting guests with services they need 
5. We also have several roles available for those with mobility issues.
Friendly Visiting Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
In the client's house, apartment or retirement residence (Oakville, Burlington & North Halton)
Provide social support for lonely, isolated or frail seniors and adults with limited mobility. 
 
On a weekly or bi-weekly you can visit one of our wonderful clients' in their home. During your visit you can chat over coffee, play a game of cards, visit the library or museum, run some errands together - like grocery shopping...these are just a few ideas. 
 
You'll be helping keep seniors and psychically challenged adults active, independent and happy.
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St. South, Milton
- Assist teachers with the care for toddlers and young children in a child care setting 
- Play/read to toddlers and young children 
- Assist with set-up/tidying of room 
- Learn the teachers/classroom rules & philosophy
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
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
1800 Appleby Line, Burlington, On - North of QEW, South of Upper Middle
The position will be primarily responsible for greeting walk-ins, answering phone calls and ensuring that queries are directed to the appropriate person within the organization as well as other administrative functions.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
The comfort of your own home.
You can volunteer from the comfort of your own home! Telephone a senior or individual with a disability regularly to ensure their safety and provide friendly conversation! 
This is a very flexible volunteer position . Calls can be done from you own home or other location, at a time that accommodates your schedule.
Salvation Army, Khi Community, Milton, Community and Family Services
820 Nipissing Road, Unit #4 Milton ON L9T 4Z9
General cleaning, sanitizing, dusting, cleaning of bathrooms, windows, floors, walls etc. as needed, repairing of minor problems, paint touch ups.
Community Development Halton
Rotary Park off of Elizabeth Street, Acton
Suitable for anyone interested in getting outside to garden or learn about gardening. Volunteer skills needed for the 2016 growing season: 
• People able to water, weed and harvest 
• Fundraisers and a treasurer 
• Communications volunteer to be a liaison with the local paper
Community Development Halton, North BurLINKton Neighbourhood Project
Glad Tidings Church, 1401 Guelph Line, Burlington
Helping with set up and clean up, serving, cooking, and washing dishes.
Community Development Halton, North BurLINKton Neighbourhood Project
Burlington Christian Fellowship Church, 2054 Mountainside Dr, Burlington
Looking for volunteers to help with serving lunch and clean up. 
This is a free neighbourhood event for older adults. A hot lunch, time to socialize and play cards, games and shoot pool afterwards.
Volunteer Tutor   Burlington  Oakville 
Literacy South Halton, Burlington Head Office, Literacy and Basic Skills
At offices in Burlington or Oakville
Tutoring adults with low level literacy skills, one-on-one, once or twice a week. Training provided. No previous teaching experience is required, just some free time, enthusiasm and a desire to help someone.
Milton Community Resource Centre
The Halton Resource Connection, 410 Bronte St. S., Milton
Assist staff with the developing and preparing educational resources as needed. May include labeling resources and some light cleaning of learning materials when they are returned to the library. 
Assist staff with the organization of resource materials.
Classical Music Blogger   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Musikay
from own home
Write blog posts for the Ensemble's website. Topics to include specific pieces, and surrounding information, composers biographies and events surrounding the composition of a work, etc.
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.
Darling Home for Kids
Milton
- Assisting in the development and implementation of a coordinated fundraising program 
- Handling donor acknowledgements and thank-you letters 
- Identify donor prospects and research donor prospects  
- Data entry and maintenance of the database 
- Solicitations of corporate sponsors, financial gifts, and gift-in-kind donations  
- Proposal applications  
- Development of donor materials, presentations, and mailings 
- Serves as an ambassador for the organization and promotes a positive image 
 
(Please note this list is not exhaustive, nor do we require one volunteer to fulfill all roles. Volunteers will be assessed for suitability and job tasked accordingly.)
Milton Public Library, Milton - Main St E - Main Branch
Fundraising  
Building community connections 
Marketing and promotion
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
1445 Norjohn Court, Unit 1, Burlington
Would you like to help nurture the mind of child or youth? The Halton Children's Aid Society (Halton CAS) runs an educational program designed to teach critical thinking and advocacy skills to improve the educational outcomes of our children and youth in the context of a fun and creative learning environment. There are two focuses - one for elementary students and one for secondary school students.  
 
Our program is designed to meet the needs of our students in a learning environment that provides opportunities for blended learning activities with access to both hands-on and interactive materials.  
 
Volunteers are required to assist in supervising individual groups and for general logistics of arrival/departure of the students who attend. This program has proven to be very successful, not only in raising the students’ school averages, but in allowing them to gain confidence and self-respect.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Milton, Georgetown, Acton, Halton Hills, Calendonia
Volunteer visitors provide emotional and social support to adults with a terminal diagnosis. Sometimes the volunteer provides respite time for the caregiver also. 
Talking, gardening, art, sailing, travel, cars, fashion, war planes, sitting quietly, gardening....almost any topic of interest that you would like to share with another person.
Acclaim Health, Community Support Services
Oakville, Burlington, Acton, Georgetown, Milton
You can provide the social support isolated or frail seniors and adults with limited mobility in Oakville, Burlington, Georgetown, Milton or Acton need to remain happy and independent in the comfort of their own homes! 
 
Gardening, visiting, walking, shopping, crafts, cars, museums, art, nature, current affairs, travel.....you name it. 
 
Some of our wonderful clients do not speak English or prefer to use their first language. We're also looking for volunteers who can speak: Spanish (2 clients in Oakville), Russian or Czech (2 clients in Oakville) Korean, Portuguese, Italian, Indian (Hindi, Urdu or Punjabi), Polish or Ukrainian.
Fundraising   Oakville 
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Mainly at our central location 53 Bond St. (Rebecca and Kerr Streets)
Help to organize one or more of our annual fundraising events such as a garage sale, silent auction, raffle, gift wrapping, plant sale. Help to plan out these annual activities and assist in organization of volunteers around the event
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
53 Bond St. Oakville (at Kerr/Rebecca Streets) or 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo) at Bronte Rd.
Lead a small group of men (6-10) who are interested in woodworking, carpentry, and discussion. Do small projects with them. Make the time enjoyable, fun, informative.  
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thurs, Fri - facilitate a woodworking/social group of men
Crisis Line Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
1515 Rebecca St, Oakville
24 Hour Crisis Line Volunteer: 
 
- Support survivors of sexual assault and violence (and their support people) on the SAVIS 24 hour crisis line using an anti-racist/anti-oppression feminist framework 
- Complete SAVIS crisis line training and evaluation (takes place in the Fall) 
- Complete BINGO training with Delta BINGO 
- Help out with staffing of community booths 
- Agree to work 20 hours per month on the crisis line  
- Must attend monthly volunteer meetings (6:30pm-8:30pm)  
- Schedule shifts with Volunteer Coordinator 
- Submit monthly statistics reports
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
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office
1515 Rebecca Street, Oakville (some hours can be completed from home if given staff approval)
eLearning Presentation Critic:  
 
- Review and provide constructive feedback on SAVIS program eLearning presentations composed for youth programs  
- Help SAVIS staff brainstorm presentation ideas  
- Work with SAVIS staff to compile research for presentations  
- Attend Youth Volunteer Meetings (once every three months)  
- Complete SAVIS training  
- Schedule shifts with Volunteer Coordinator
Community Development Halton, Burlington Age-Friendly Council
Community Devlopement Halton 3350 South Service Road, Burlington
Committee members can participate in one or more of the following committees: Housing, Transportation & Mobility, Communication and Information, Social Participation, Outdoor Spaces and Buildings. Each committee is made up of individuals who have an interest in a particular area (such as housing), and work on identified priorities. Meetings are held once a month in Burlington.