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Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre
QEPCCC, 2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville (Events are throughout Halton, rides may be available)
Photography and Media, Writing & Editing E-Newsletters, Social media, Blogging and Vlogging.
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Halton Region Building, 1151 Bronte Rd, Oakville
The New Mentality is a mental health group that is comprised of youth looking to decrease stigma and raise awareness about mental health. The New Mentality Halton is looking for group members to assist in the creation, expansion and promotion of it's Youth Led Podcast, Youth Minds Matter. The main goal of the Podcast to create more awareness around Mental Health and Wellness by working towards ending the stigma that surrounds it. The Podcast will hope to educate youth within Halton and outside as well as parents/caregivers and educators on the experiences that youth have when it comes to mental health and wellness.  
We are looking for self-motivated, tech/social media savvy, opinionated and organized youth to join our team!
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.
Women's Centre of Halton (The), Oakville
1515 Rebecca St. Oakville, ON
The Board of Directors oversees and guides the management of TWC in accordance with the Mission, vision and Values, Policies and By-laws that are in place. The Board consists of 7-12 directors, each director commits to a term of 2 years. Officers of the organization are directors and are the President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer, who together form the Executive Committee. There are other Board committees, and a board orientation will be provided, including a resource binder. Regular Scheduled Monthly meetings, are currently, the 2nd Tuesday of each month. 
Directors are expected to serve on one or more Board committees, that meet an average of 6 times a year and each committee is required to be chaired by a director. 
Directors are expected to attend 10-monthly evening Board meetings of approximately 2-3 hours duration. 
Directors are encouraged to engage at TWC' expense, in courses and seminars related to the roles and responsibilities of directors and financial affairs of the organization.
Community Support Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Active Chefs
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.
Hamilton Signals Association
- Help at various displays around the Toronto and southern Ontario area 
- Interact with visitors to our displays 
- Tell the story of Signalers in Canada 
An interest in demonstrating the Vintage Signals equipment is needed.
Volunteer Signaler   Hamilton (City of)  Oakville 
Hamilton Signals Association
Oakville, Hamilton, Toronto
Summer season volunteer positions for museums, schools and public events. Interacting with the public to explain and demonstrate vintage Signals equipment from WW1 and WW2. Ability to learn Morse Code and Code-breaking is an advantage. 
- Speak and tell the tales of Signalling 
- Use Vintage equipment 
- Wear period uniforms if needed
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. - L7T 1N8. South side: "Kay Fisher Realty" in red letters over the door.
- Work with our current Fundraising Sub-Committee. You would be a member of our Development Committee, collaborating and assisting our current Fundraising Subcommittee. The Committee usually meets twice a month on a Tuesday evening (6:00-7:00) in Aldershot, Burlington. Attending Committee meetings when possible will provide knowledge of our values, history, current activities, procedures, and weaknesses vs. strengths. We have had a poor record in fundraising and are committed to gaining skills in this area through a series of fundraising events, assisted by an experienced fundraiser and the support of the whole Development Committee. The Fundraising Subcommittee is small in numbers and we would benefit from the energy and enthusiasm of another member or two.
Council of Canadians, Halton Chapter
Oakville Town Hall
Minute taker is an attendee at a meeting whose role it is to record the minutes of the meeting.  
- Participate actively in the meeting  
- Taken minutes for that specific meeting 
- Type up the minutes and create PDF
Autism Ontario Volunteer   Burlington  Halton Hills  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Autism Ontario
Autism Ontario-Central West Region offers programming and events for children, youth, and adults on the autism spectrum and their families. We are seeking new and past volunteers of all abilities to join our growing Autism Ontario volunteer community. There are multiple ways you can get involved at Autism Ontario. Below you will find a list of the ways you can get involved!  
 
We are seeking volunteers to join:  
• Sub-Committees 
• Program and Event Support  
• Fundraising initiatives
Blogger and Online Forum Host   Burlington  Hamilton (City of)  Milton  Oakville 
Children's Design International Collection / Collection internationale desseins d'enfants, Online Service, Educational and Research Archives
Volunteer from home
Disseminate information about the Collection on social media and forums, particularly those addressing students and professionals in the humanities. Collect and share citations, reading suggestions and events of interest. Engage Internet users in conversations about the preservation of children drawings and our mission.
I.T. Career Mentor   Burlington  Milton  Oakville 
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, TRIEC Mentoring Partnership
Determined by volunteer Mentor, for example: coffee shop, library, workplace, Sheridan
Mentors are paired with an immigrant professional from their profession. They assist a mentee in: 
•understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture 
•gathering information on their occupation and industry 
•developing professional networks and job search strategies
Independent Living Halton, Deborah's Home and Attendant Outreach Services
Milton, Ontario
Persons with one of the skills listed are urgently needed: 
- A volunteer with Real Estate or Property Management experience is urgently required. 
- Someone with a Legal background would be a great addition to our Board of Directors. 
- A Director with Fundraising experience is urgently required. 
 
Regularly attend and participate in board monthly meetings. Read, review materials that involve the corporation, especially board minutes, reports, and any literature that involves the corporation. Exercise a fiduciary responsibility for the assets, finances and investments of the corporation and exercise due diligence, care and caution as if handling one’s own personal finances.
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.
Receptionist   Oakville 
S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
53 Bond St., Oakville, ON L6K1L8
Greet visitors as they enter the building. Give directions to the public. 
Answer the phones.Communicate messages to the staff. 
Assist the public by giving out information about the agency. 
Help with filing and general office work.
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.
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.
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
Burlington, Oakville, Milton
Provide a supportive and empowering relationship with one adult learner involved in Career Pathways, employment preparedness and/or employment retention. 
• Attend mentor orientation and training session before meeting mentee 
• Attend quarterly career mentor sessions 
• Have bi-weekly contact with the mentee to establish a working relationship and to support mentee in employment and career goals 
• Assist mentee in solving work-related issues, identify and remove barrier to employment and other problems that interfere with mentee’s achieving employment and/or higher education success 
• Keep accurate records of mentee interaction and progress as requested by HMC. 
• Adhere to the HMC Core values 
• Understanding Canadian workplace culture 
• Identifying skills required by market demand  
• Guiding through the licensing and accreditation process (if applicable)  
• Improving professional terminology  
• Mastering self-marketing techniques and confidence building  
• Selecting technical skills upgrading programs and resources  
• Locating publications and workshops on recent developments in the field of the mentee 
• Establishing professional networks  
• Supporting and encouraging efforts to become professionally established 
• Help make a difference in someone’s life! 
 
All volunteer mentors are expected to visit HMC website & submit their application online.
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, Unit 10, Burlington; 25 Brown St, Milton
This volunteer position provides customer service to ReStore customers, prices items for resale (pricing will require some lifting 20-25lbs).
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.