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ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office
Multiple locations throughout Halton: Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown and Acton
- Research opportunities for community outreach and volunteer recruitment. 
- Liaise with community agencies and secondary schools in Halton.  
- Display an organized and appealing visual presentation.  
- Host tables at various events such as community wellness/volunteer fairs and volunteer recruitment drives at secondary schools.  
- Participate in on-going training in order to develop and maintain a thorough understanding of ROCK services, specifically the Youth Aiding Youth program and other youth engagement initiatives.  
- Effectively engage attendees while discussing/presenting information regarding ROCK services, particularly volunteer opportunities at Youth Aiding Youth.  
- Distribute volunteer recruitment posters in the community and within secondary schools.  
- Engage community agencies and secondary schools through YAY’s social media accounts while at community events.  
- Debrief with YAY Program Coordinator at the end of each event. 
 
Interested Candidates will be:  
-Age 18 years and older  
-Capable of traveling to various locations within the Halton community  
-Comfortable with public speaking and presenting to small crowds  
-Capable of having a flexible schedule with the ability to commit to daytime, evening and weekend outreach opportunities
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  
• Outreach and Advocacy  
• Language Supports  
• Fundraising initiatives
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Volunteer's home, library, archival centre /our office on Plains Rd. E, Burlington for meetings.
The duties would be to continue research across Canada about the beginnings of recycling in Canada. The information will be used in a book still to be written - or random searches requested by the Board or Development Committee. In this Historical Research, you will be guided through a sequence of steps. In other research tasks, you will do more free and imaginative searches.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
376 Plains Rd. E. - L7T 1N8. South side: "Kay Fisher Realty" in red letters over the door.
You would also a member of our Development Committee, collaborating and assisting a Fundraising Subcommittee (being developed). The Committee meets twice a month on a Tuesday evening (6:30-7:30) 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 and strategies. We would invite you from time to time to meet with the Board.
Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
376 Plains Rd. E., Burlington (Kay Fisher Realty office, in a strip mall)
We are a friendly grassroots organization with a lot of energy and ideas to put into action in an exciting year ahead. 
 
The Outreach Coordinator will help get our records organized and keep track of new contacts effectively: 
- reconnect with previous contacts  
- connect with Citizens' Committee for Pollution Control (CCPC) participants to add to our newsletter distribution  
- prepare invitations for the celebration of our 50th anniversary of City-Wide Recycling (initiated in May of 1970) 
 
We are open to some guidance and training in better organizing of information and details.also, you likely will be working with a collaborator. We find that it is important to have each person ready and able to stand in for the other, in circumstances of the other person being absent.
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.
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.
Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
1800 Appleby Line, Unit 10, Burlington; 700 Main St. E. Milton
This volunteer position provides customer service to ReStore customers, pricing of donated items for resale using pricing guidelines provided (pricing will require some lifting 20-25lbs), general product merchandising.
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 in 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 have a friend or neighbour in the community who you believe may be interested, please feel free to forward this posting to them. 
 
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 childcare centres must do. 
 
Are you interested in learning more or applying? Please send by email a letter of interest to our Board President, Allison McLean at familyplace.bod@gmail.com with the subject heading: Board Member.  
 
All communication will be kept confidential, and you will be contacted immediately with more information regarding the open positions. Please note that we ask for a minimum volunteer commitment of 2 years.
Council of Canadians, Halton Chapter
Oakville Town Hall or Community Development Halton, Burlington
The meeting secretary is an occasional position to record the minutes of the meeting.  
 
- Attend the meeting on the last Thursday of the month (except for Halloween!) 
- Take minutes for that specific meeting 
- Type up the minutes and create PDF file
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.
Community Living Oakville
301 Wyecroft Rd, Oakville
Helping the staff with the various programs pertaining to our Social Media group and Theatre Group. 
We are looking for volunteers who would like to work with our Social Media team (interviewing, editing, video and photo) and to work with our Theatre group (writing play scripts, rehearsing lines, setting up final stage presentation) 
 
In The Loop Media (Mondays and/or Wednesdays 9-3).  
Theatre group (Fridays 9-3).
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.
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
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.
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.
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.