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St Luke's Anglican Church, Palermo
3114 Dundas St. West, Oakville ON, L6M 4J3
This program takes place at St. Luke's each Thursday from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. It is operated in partnership with Food for Life Halton, which distributes fresh produce and grocery items to many food bank initiatives in the Region. Volunteers will be responsible for setting up and taking down tables, chairs and grocery items; preparing foods for distribution; and ensuring that the program’s clients are served with respect and support. With your help, we can do our part in alleviating the cycle of poverty in our community and throughout Oakville. 
 
Successful candidates will possess: 
• Good organization and planning skills 
• Ability to lift loads and unload items from a truck 
• Friendly, outgoing, compassionate personalities with a willingness to help 
• Food preparation skills (or a willingness to learn) 
• Ability to monitor inventory and keep records 
Key Responsibilities: 
• Set up tables and chairs 
• Help to unload food from truck 
• Display available food items 
• Package food items 
• Provide hospitality 
• Assist clients 
• Keep records 
• Take down tables and chairs 
• Ensure food is properly stored 
 
Volunteers will be assigned to a rotating schedule once or twice per month depending on the number of volunteers.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs
Various locations in Halton Hills
To assist in packing backpacks with supplies, organizing and marketing of the Backpack Program, awareness campaign or events as needed.
Oakville. Recreation and Culture
Community Centres and Arenas in Oakville
Volunteer opportunities include greeting families, directing visitors or even dressing up as mascots!  
Volunteers must be 14 years or older.
Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs
Georgetown and Acton area
Drives to deliver meals with or without a runner to seniors and shut-ins in the area. Ensures that all meal components are being delivered. The driver could be expected to deliver meals in apartment buildings. A general knowledge of the Georgetown area is an asset.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
You are comfortable speaking in public and have the ability to organize events that include a variety of people from diverse backgrounds. Your journey has included personal experience with cancer survivors and caregivers and you are able to interact in a warm and supportive way, while encouraging others to support the fundraising activities of the Canadian Cancer Society.Working in partnership with your Canadian Cancer Society staff partner and the Relay For Life event chair, you will develop and implement a survivor and caregiver recruitment and recognition plan.  
Position Details: 
• Contact registered survivors and caregivers from the previous year’s event and encourage them to register for this year. 
• With the support from your staff partner, ensure survivors and their caregivers receive appropriate recognition and are celebrated throughout the event. 
• Work collaboratively with the Community Event Logistics Lead to plan and execute the survivor events. 
• Provide weekly updates to committee members and staff partners. 
• Serve as an ambassador for the Canadian Cancer Society and Relay For Life.
Oakville Senior Citizens Residence
Volunteer will assist in the Healthy Living Programs/Volunteer Department with seniors' programs and duties as assigned.  
Provide office assistance, helping with activities and programs, telephone, friendly visiting, reading, library, computer, friendly escort to appointments, refreshment server, etc. Assignments will be based on volunteer skills and interests and department need.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
By utilizing your personal and professional networks you will assist in the promotion and team recruitment for Relay For Life by working collaboratively with your Canadian Cancer Society staff partner and the Relay For Life Event Chair. This role involves prospecting, developing and establishing new relationships and leads and sharing those leads with your Canadian Cancer Society staff partner. 
Position Details: 
• Work collaboratively with your CCS staff partner and Relay For Life Event Chair to develop and implement a team captain and participant recruitment strategy. 
• Leverage your personal and professional networks to identify Relay For Life team captains and participant leads within Milton and share those leads with your CCS staff partner. 
• Plan and execute community recruitment events such as lunch and learns, pop up training walks, team captain rallies, Relay reunions, etc. 
• Work collaboratively with the Community Event Logistics Lead to plan and execute the community recruitment events. 
• Attend community events and festivals to serve as an ambassador for the Canadian Cancer Society and Relay For Life with the objective of team and participant recruitment. 
• Contact team captains and participants from previous year’s event and encourage them to register for this year. 
• Together with your CCS staff partner, you will monitor and evaluate your progress in achieving the team captain and participant recruitment targets and goals (this role will have a personal goal of recruiting xx new teams). 
• Provide weekly updates to committee members and staff partners. 
• Promote online registration, fundraising, and other online features. 
• Serve as an ambassador for the Canadian Cancer Society and Relay For Life. 
• Adhere to the Relay For Life Committee Mandate and to all Canadian Cancer Society policies, procedures, standards and guidelines.
Community Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ActiveChefs
Halton
If you'd like to become actively involved in making a positive contribution in your community, we have various volunteer positions available with ActiveChefs - a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) serving school-age children in various elementary schools & community neighbourhoods covering Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga and Brampton. 
 
Based on your background, expertise & special interest, you could help with various organizational initiatives such as marketing, communication, social media, event management & coordination, youth & community engagement, fundraising, donations, program support, administrative support, coaching, recreation, program activities, teaching assistance, education support, general assistance, transportation, food prep, kitchen work, meal preparation, usher, server, games, sports etc.
ActiveChefs
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.
Program Assistant   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
ActiveChefs
Public & Catholic Schools in Halton & Peel and other Community Locations
ActiveChefs is a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) dedicated to promoting health and well-being of children. You will assist ActiveChefs Staff and Instructors with programs and activities (during-school and after-school) for elementary school children (ages 5-12 years) in Halton and Peel Region (Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga, Brampton and Caledon).
Museums of Burlington, Ireland House Museum
Museum special events take place at Ireland House Museum and/or Joseph Brant Museum, in Burlington
Assist with the delivery of special events.There are a variety of event components and duties to choose from that may include: serving refreshments, conducting tours, reception/admission duties, gift shop sales, assisting in the children’s activity area or set-up of equipment for the event (some heavy lifting may be required).
Willow Park Ecology Centre
Willow Park Ecology Centre, Norval (between Georgetown-Brampton, east of Georgetown, off Hwy 7)
Community Event Planners - Leaders - Helpers: 
- Help with interactive stations, kids programs, and crafts 
- Lead tours 
- Assist with theme specific activities  
- Take pictures for the Willow Park records and online postings 
 
Event activities may include a drumming circle, crafts for families, scavenger hunts, weather-related activities. Volunteers are encouraged to present ideas for crafts. nature games or other activities that can be done outdoors. Volunteers needed in the planning stages and to help on the day of the event.  
Yearly events are Maple Syrup Day, Earth Day, Wildlife Day, Nature in the fall with Pumpkins, Birds of Hungry Hollow, Biodiversity Day. 
 
Kids Nature Mornings in July and August called "Discovering Our Friends in Nature" consists of a themed discovery of local animals and plants. Activities may include nature walks and exploration, handicrafts, caring for nature - stewardship, games.  
 
Summer camp days in July and August give volunteers the opportunity to learn about local ecology and nature interpretation, engage children in outdoor nature exploration and nature crafts.
Willow Park Ecology Centre
Willow Park, off Mary Street, Norval
Volunteers would assist with pathway maintenance, park clean-up, planting trees, shrubs, and general help as needed. Special planting days for aquatics in wetland and other special days such as Earth Day, Butterfly Day, & Organic Gardening Day. Call for specific information.  
New: Tree monitoring - locate, identify, measure, and monitor trees in the park. 
Stewardship Committee - planning and supervising
Willow Park Ecology Centre
Willow Park, off Mary Street, Norval
• Assist with wildlife monitoring programs 
• Learn how and help measure and ID trees 
• Maintain vital trails system for the park 
• Identify and remove invasive plants
Willow Park Ecology Centre
Willow Park Ecology Centre, Norval (between Georgetown and Brampton, just west of Winston Churchill)
During Stewardship and Monitoring Programs suitable volunteers can act as leaders and/or helpers while they experience opportunities to learn how to ID wildlife, critters and tree species, and monitor tree growth.  
 
Those who step forward to help with gardening learn about water efficiency, and what plants are habitat or food for which wildlife and important insect species. Also, will learn what plants are invaders that overrun our local natural spaces if not kept in check through removal and replacement plantings.  
 
The learning occurs while engaged in hands-on projects that may include getting your hands dirty while digging, planting, weeding, watering. Then, take a walk in the park and watch your work grow! The Park is a great place to meet others while enjoying the outdoors!
Canadian Blood Services, Burlington - Power Centre, Blood Donor Clinics
1250 Brant Street, Burlington, Ontario
The need for blood is constant and we welcome donors to help patients in need.
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
1800 Appleby Line, Burlington; 25 Brown St., Milton
Position Duties: 
• Ensure the merchandise is presented in a tidy, clean and organized manner to encourage sales 
• Responsible to know what merchandise is currently on the shelves 
• Be able to respond to customer inquiries regarding merchandise when needed 
• Assist with loading and unloading donated merchandise from/to customers’ vehicles 
• Actively approach customers to help them find items they are looking for 
• Be courteous, respectful and professional to both the customer and your fellow volunteers 
• Train and provide support to all new volunteers as required 
• Ensure work area is clean, tidy and safe at all times 
• Assist in providing information on Habitat for Humanity and making referrals when appropriate 
• Other duties as required.
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
1800 Appleby Line, Unit 10, Burlington; 25 Brown St. Milton
Assisting in the ReStore.  
Provide customer service 
Help with general housekeeping tasks 
Assist with pick ups 
Loading/unloading product 
Repair damaged items and assembles products to sell in the ReStore
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
Assisting for two-hour shifts or more on September 8th, 2018 from 10 am to midnight, supporting various stations and BBQ
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington Office
Burlington (off Mainway between Appleby Line and Burloak)
Do you love to run? If so, would you enjoy mentoring a youth in a running group?  
The running group will be targeted to our youth in care between the ages of 12-18.  
The youth will learn to run 5kms and complete a 5km run  
The group will also have an educational component with weekly presentations on key health issues.  
Each youth will be set up with a mentor to run alongside.
Food for Life Canada
Community Living Burlington - 3057 Mainway, Burlington
Food for Life in partnership with Community Living Burlington has an exciting food sorting opportunity. Food for Life is able to source large volumes of food and needs help sorting through it - quality control and then bagging/boxing it. The best part is this opportunity will be done at Community Living Burlington - 3057 Mainway, working alongside our Community Living Volunteers. 
 
One week it may be potatoes, the next carrots, the next cucumbers - you never know week to week what will be sorted. This sorted food will then go onto a truck and to a community program in your neighbourhood supporting those in need.
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
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.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Halton Hills
Duties may include but are not limited to: provide high quality customer service to the public. 
SPECIAL EVENTS: 
- Assist with set-up and clean-up of event. 
- Assist in delivering specific activities. 
- Assist with post-event reporting. 
 
CAUGHT BEING ACTIVE campaign: 
- Visit local parks, trails, open spaces as assigned, preferably on a bicycle. 
- “Catch” individuals/families being active; reward with promotional swag. 
- Have a photo release signed and take a photograph
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
St Christophers Anglican Church, Burlington, Open Doors @ St Christophers
662 Guelph Line, Burlington
Tuesdays:  
4-6pm assist staff in after-school programming 
7-8:30pm assist staff in childminding during Calling all Parents programming
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
Canadian Blood Services, Burlington - Power Centre, Blood Donor Clinics
• Assist with set-up and tear-down of the promotional booth and other equipment (if applicable) 
• Provide courteous and responsive service to prospective donors 
• Provide information about Canadian Blood Services programs and initiatives 
• Assist with management of participant records and event documentation 
• Deliver professional presentations on behalf of Canadian Blood Services about programs (including stem cell registry, as appropriate), the importance of blood donation and the need to recruit new blood donors for Canada’s blood system 
• Complete all required forms on time and bring forward requests for additional information and post-presentation feedback to Volunteer Resources
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Burlington Community
A volunteer(s) is matched with a little brother or sister between the ages of six and sixteen. Together they spend 2 or 3 hours a week out in the community enjoying shared interests and participating in low cost social, educational and recreational activities. It is highly recommended that the volunteer have access to a vehicle.
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