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Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Identify and implement opportunities to promote Run for the Cure in your community (festivals and events, speaking engagements, clubs) with the goal of bringing on new participants 
With the support of your Volunteer Run Directors and Communications Lead, co-ordinate pre-Run promotional activities 
With your committee ensure logistics and volunteer resources are managed in a timely fashion leading up to the event.
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
Libraries / Community Centres in Oakville
Helping students in Grade 9-11 with their English homework once a week for about 2 hours at a library.
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
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
As the Communications Lead, you are responsible for local media relations and promotions for the event. Generate excitement in the community via media and social media using the PR Toolkit and social media kit provided. Serve as the primary media contact on Run day. Comfort with social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat are a bonus. Work with a committee of like-minded individuals who are passionate about the breast cancer cause.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Build meaningful relationships with participants and team captains via phone, e-mail, face to face. 
Provide support and ideas to teams and participants to encourage online and offline fundraising to reach individual and event goals. 
In partnership with the fundraising and sponsorship lead, hold community-wide fundraising campaigns. 
Train captains by providing them with information and support.
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Increase profit by securing new teams and sponsorship. 
Learn the Canadian Cancer Society's messages and share with businesses. 
Develop a strategy to attract new teams. 
Make presentations to businesses and associations (retired teachers' association, nurses' union, etc.) and encourage them to form teams. (Some daytime availability and connections in the community would be an asset.)
Centre for Education & Training, Oakville Location, Newcomer Information Centre
Oakville/Halton Region
Seniors Engagement and Empowerment Network led by seniors to educate and inspire seniors. 
 
Expand the awareness of elder abuse, including financial abuse in your communities. 
- Help in organizing training, info sessions, workshops and events to celebrate seniors in your communities 
- Support and encourage social participation and inclusion of seniors 
- Participate in the creation of flyers, calendars and other promotional materials for the purpose of the SEEN project 
- Assist with the production and distribution of promotional materials 
- Perform outreach activities and other related duties as required
Ontario Steam and Antique Preservers Association, Steam Era
Sherwood Hume Auction Farm, 9313 4th Line, Milton/Halton Hills
The 59th Annual Steam-Era Show is during the Labour Day weekend, August 30 - September 2, 2019. 
 
Volunteer needed for gate admission sales, food booth sales and food preparation, trading post sales and security, administering surveys, safety persons, learn to drive a tractor assistance, litter pick-up, gate greeters, steamed corn sales, and parking attendants.
Centre for Skills Development
3350 South Service Rd, Burlington
Seeking Visionary Member for the Board of Directors. Criteria for Board Membership: 
 Live and/or work in Halton 
 Experience in a leadership role in the Halton community 
 High integrity, honesty and reputation 
 Personal maturity; an understanding of group dynamics and solid teamwork skills 
 Experience at a high level of responsibility and/or specific expertise in one of the following areas: Manufacturing, Construction, High-Tech, Community Service, Training/Education (Post-secondary) 
 No immediate conflict with respect to the individual’s job or association with other organizations 
 Commitment to the organization and the ability to commit time and expertise to involvement with Centre for Skills 
 Ability to attend Board meetings and other Centre for Skills functions; to participate actively; to promote Centre for Skills and to provide strategic advice 
 
In terms of the current Centre for Skills Board vacancy, particular consideration will be given to those applicants with a background in Finance and Accounting and the Not-for-Profit sector. 
 
Qualified individuals are invited to submit an expression of interest, complete with a cover letter and résumé to: resumes@centreforskills.ca 
 
Expressions of interest will be accepted until Friday, April 19, 2019, inclusive. 
 
By applying for a position as a Director, you are providing permission for the review of your résumé and your background with Centre for Skills’ Nominating Committee and Board of Directors.
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
Community Centre / Libraries in Oakville
Helping a student in Grade 11/12 with their Biology homework once a week for about 2 hours at a library.
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
HMC Office: 1092 Speers Road, Oakville
Overseeing our Tutoring Program by monitoring matches made between youth and the tutor. As well, help train volunteer tutors, recruiting volunteers and help make matches.
Community Living Burlington
Burlington
The Board Director will be committed to the mission and values of the Agency. The Director will be asked to be in attendance and actively participate in monthly Board meetings, committee meetings, support and participate in special events.
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
Canadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services
Collaborate with volunteer committee and Canadian Cancer Society staff to determine the number of teams to recruit and establish targets for new and returning teams. 
Develop a strategy to attract new teams. 
Develop a strategy to foster retention in teams. 
Make presentations to businesses and associations.
HMC Connections, Community Connections Program
1010 Main Street East, Milton (Milton Central Library)
Volunteer tutors will help the student with their academic needs and to complete their homework assignments in Math; French; Chemistry.  
We are currently looking to fill in 3 positions (1 for each subject area) for a volunteer tutor who will be able to help a newcomer students.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Elementary schools across Halton
As a GLOW facilitator, your role is to lead activities for a group of young girls (aged 11-14) from diverse backgrounds, in a 10 week program focusing on active living, balanced eating, and being confident in all aspects of their identity. 
This position is suitable for female adults with a strong understanding of diversity & inclusion.
Junior Achievement of Central Ontario
Local schools in Milton, Burlington, and Oakville
Using our highly interactive education programs you will aid students in developing necessary business and life skills, to enter tomorrows’ workforce. Acting as a resource, facilitator, motivator and role model you will facilitate a Junior Achievement program in the classroom for a day. There are multiple programs to choose from, depending on your interests and skills.  
 
- Visit a grade 7, 8, or high school classroom in Milton and share your knowledge and experience in business/entrepreneurship 
- Educate students about careers in your industry sector 
- Volunteer dates are on weekdays during school hours
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.
Oakville Senior Citizens Residence
2220-2222 Lakeshore Rd West, Oakville
Lead our resident choir. Hold and attend practices one time a week and prepare for Christmas and spring concerts. Must be able to sing and play the piano as well as know a catalogue of many songs.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton and Hamilton, Oakville Office
Public and Catholic Elementary Schools in Oakville, Milton, Georgetown & Acton
Male volunteer mentors needed for our Game On! (Eat Smart, Play Smart, Live Smart) Program. Suitable for men aged 18-30 years who are dedicated to promoting a healthy, active lifestyle!  
As a Game On! Facilitator your role is to lead a group of 10-12 grade 6 to 8 boys in a 10 week program focusing on active living, balanced eating and feeling positive about themselves.
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
Oakville Meals on Wheels
Oakville
The ideal candidate will attend scheduled meetings, vote on issues, sit on committees, and form the governance direction of MOW
Parkinson Canada
Appleby Place Retirement Home - Appleby Line and New Street, Burlington
Co-Facilitate monthly (except July & August) support group meetings including planning and sourcing speakers with the help of staff.
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program
1151 Bronte Road, Oakville
Looking to recruit older adult volunteers to promote, protect and support breastfeeding in the Halton community.  
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.
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.
ROCK
Iroquois Shore, Oakville
Along with male teen volunteers, supervise and lead a social skills group of boys aged 9 to 12 years. Must be willing to follow a manual and lead discussions with activities outlined. Interesting group discussions and fun sports to play.
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Halton Hills Cultural Centre - John Elliott Theatre, 9 Church St in Downtown Georgetown
Ushers assist theatre patrons to their seats, provide information about upcoming shows, ensure that the patrons of the theatre are safe and help ensure that visitors have amazing experiences. 
- assisting audience members to their seats 
- ensuring the safety of the audience members at events, under the supervision of the Theatre staff 
- checking tickets at ticketed events 
- providing information to patrons about events at the theatre 
- maintaining the basic tidiness of the theatre seating area and lobby 
- assisting with Coat Check when needed
Alzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Halton Office
Knox Presbyterian Church 170 Main St. E. Milton or Extendicare 9 Lindsay Court, Georgetown
To facilitate an Alzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton discussion/social group of care partners, family members and friends who are affected by Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia at our Georgetown or Milton locations.
Board Member   Halton Hills  Milton  Oakville 
Bereaved Families of Ontario, Halton-Peel
33 City Centre Dr. Suite 610, Mississauga Hwy 10/& Hwy 403
Expansion of our programs and services, establishing our organization with new funders and new fundraising programs.
Bereaved Families of Ontario, Halton-Peel
Halton & Peel regions (Mississauga, Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills, Brampton, Caledon)
Our goal is to work with individuals who are over the age of 18 and who have suffered loss themselves or who feel they are capable of using their own experiences with grief to provide peer support within a facilitation role in our grief support group.  
- Two open grief support groups: closed and drop-in. The open group sessions are held weekly or biweekly. 
- Individuals to fill the Facilitator volunteer positions are needed for both groups.
Treasurer   Burlington  Oakville 
Literacy South Halton, Burlington Head Office, Literacy and Basic Skills
Board meetings held alternatively Oakville Town Hall or Dodsworth & Brown Funeral Home in Burlington
Literacy South Halton is seeking a treasurer with the following desirable skills: financial literacy, attention to detail, timeliness in completing tasks, clear and accurate record keeping, and a willingness to ask questions. 
Review procedures and financial reporting 
You need to track: 
• Keep a calendar of filing requirements and deadlines to help ensure they are all met in a timely manner 
• Have the organization’s financials audited whenever required or advisable (prior to Annual General meeting in June) 
• To work with the Executive Director to maintain the financial records of the council 
• To present financial statements at monthly board meetings and public meetings 
• To manage the financial affairs of the council with the support of the Executive Director and Board of Directors
Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Halton Hills Cultural Centre - 9 Church Street, Halton Hills, ON, (located in Downtown Georgetown)
- attend and actively participate in ongoing docent trainings 
- engage visitors in conversations and dialogues regarding the museum's collections and temporary exhibitions 
- ensure memorable and positive visits, including ensuring comfort and safety of visitors while fostering educational growth 
- participate in specialized programs that may be developed (i.e. Docents in the Schools, Speakers Bureau, Drawing in Galleries, Family Tour etc.)  
- seek clarification and guidance from Cultural Centre staff when needed
ROCK, Milton Office
Our Lady of Victory School, Milton
Along with other volunteers, supervise and lead a social skills group of boys and girls aged 9 to 12 years. Must be willing to follow a manual and lead discussions with activities outlined. Interesting group discussions and fun sports/games to play.
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.
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.
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.
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
Trafalgar and QEW, Oakville
We are looking for a key board member interested in a hands-on role in Fundraising, including event management, donor/sponsor relations, grant writing. 
 
Our organization is based in Oakville. This position requires a commitment of about 5 hours per week and attendance at board meetings about 10 times per year.
Halton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre
QEPCCC, 2302 Bridge Rd, Oakville (Events are throughout Halton, rides may be available)
Event Assistants, Photography and Media, Writing & Editing E-Newsletters, Program Development, Waste Diverion, Customer Service
Oakville Community Centre for Peace, Ecology and Human Rights
Volunteers will assist coordinator in campaign development, hosting of events and fundraising.
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
Oakville
- Interested in contributing to the cultural life of the Oakville community.  
- Responsible for executing strategy and a variety of tasks involved in our fundraising efforts throughout the Season.  
- Success is measured by achieving a target number of attendees as well as the dollar amount raised.  
- A passion for music and previous experience in event organizing is desirable.  
- This position reports to the Fundraising Director.
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
Oakville Chamber Orchestra
Own home or office
The candidate would initially serve as a Director-at-Large with a groomed path towards the elected position of Vice President. The candidate must have a commitment to, and develop a clear understanding of, the mission of the organization. He/she must have 5 to 8 hours per week for his/her primary duties and this groomed path allows him/her to learn the meeting procedures and by-laws of the organization. 
 
The duties include:  
- Serving as a spokesperson for the organization  
- Developing and maintaining relationships with sponsors and advertisers  
- Management and governance of the organization  
- Developing agendas and chairing Board meetings, and organizing the annual general meeting  
- Ensuring the monitoring and evaluating of the quality of collective and individual Board member performance  
- Ensuring timely and effective performance of organizational functions necessary for the maintenance of not-for-profit charitable organization tax related status. 
- Ensuring the Board is meeting its obligations in relation to effective: 
• organizational planning 
• efficient and prudent financial management 
• resource development and fundraising 
• relationships with the community 
• management of human resources  
• management of responsive, quality programming