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Find a good cause and go for it! Whether it’s your first time volunteering or you are a seasoned veteran, we've got you covered. What type of non-profit organization do you want to volunteer for? What kind of volunteering do you want to do? Who do you want to help? You can search below for these and other preferences. If you aren’t sure exactly what you are looking for, start a wide search then narrow it down.

Volunteer Opportunities

Organization: The Door Youth Centre
The Door is seeking a volunteer member with skills related to writing grant proposals. Minimum time commitment of 10 hours per month, with increased commitment during proposal writing periods.

This volunteer member will work with the Chair of the writing Proposal Committee along with other volunteers to accomplish the following;
-Conduct the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, monitor results related to a variety of grant proposals
-Seek out new opportunities for funding from foundations, corporations, or other sources.
-Track proposals submitted, seek feedback related to any proposals that are not successful and share information with the rest of the committee members and with the executive director

We are looking for someone who has strong written communication skills; is able to write clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive proposals. Someone with strong editing skills, attention to detail, and excellent time management is needed. A person with previous experience in proposal writing and/or nonprofit fundraising is preferred.
Location: 755 Somerset Street West,
2nd Floor,
Ottawa Ontario
K1R 6R1
Deadline: Nov 26, 2019
In this leadership role, you will use your skills to connect with the local community to:
1-sign up new Relay For Life teams
2-coach, support and encourage Relay For Life team participants to reach their fundraising goals
3-make the 20th Maxville Relay For Life a celebration to remember!

**This event takes place in Maxville Ontario and we ideally would like candidates from the North Glengarry area
Location: 113 Second Street East, Unit 1
Deadline: Dec 13, 2019
If you enjoy data entry and would like to work in a professional downtown office for the Canadian Cancer Society, you might want to consider this opportunity!

The Canadian Cancer Society is currently recruiting data entry volunteers who would have the following skill sets:

1- proficient with Microsoft Excel
2- can type accurately and pays attention to detail
3- enjoys learning new software platforms
4-friendly and professional individual who can work independently
5-can volunteer at least once a week for 4 hours at the office during business hours (volunteer decides upon their schedule)
Location: 116 Albert Street, Suite 500, Ottawa, ON K1P 5G3
Deadline: Nov 29, 2019
Join the team of writers at the Ottawa Peace & Environment Resource Centre!

Our volunteer writer/reporters produce content for online (www.perc.ca/blog) and print publication. Our paper, the Peace & Environment News (PEN), is one of Ottawa's longest running independent community newspapers, and has become a voice for the local nonprofit sector. It is distributed through the City of Ottawa library and community centre network, as well as local businesses and to subscribers (supporters of the PERC charity).

By joining our writer's network, you'll help share stories about environmental sustainability, peace, and social justice, especially as these topics relate to the Ottawa area. Sign up to receive notifications when articles are needed on specific topics, and pick and choose what you'd like to work on. Optionally, attend events and report back. Submit general background articles about topics that are important to you. Meet and interview interesting community leaders and activists whose work you admire.

Examples of the type of articles volunteers have produced in the past include:
- interviews with researchers using scientific and traditional knowledge to understand the impacts of climate change
- threats to Ottawa's greenspaces and what can be done about them
- how to encourage natural pollinators in your garden
- musings on the connection between Peace & Community
- reintegration into community for offenders who are released from prison
- how to have difficult conversations about discrimination, with compassion and open-mindedness

More about writing requirements:

- Articles are usually between 500 and 1500 words in length
- Don't worry if you're not an expert writer - we also have volunteer editors! Just try to write for clarity.
- Preference for articles with a positive and respectful tone. If relevant, consider including actions readers can take locally.
- Photographs are highly encouraged - even if they're snapped on your cell phone! Please make sure to provide photo credits & get permission for images that aren't yours.

What if I sign up and nothing appeals to me?

Not a worry. Write as many or as few articles as you'd like. If you find that it's not working out, just ask to be taken off the writer list.
Location: Work from home/varies.
Deadline: Feb 1, 2020
Organization: Frontier College
WHAT DO OUR VOLUNTEERS DO?

Frontier College's Homework Club Program offers homework and reading support for children and youth across Canada. As a volunteer with the Homework Club Program at St-Laurent Library, you will help children and youth grades 1 to 6 to develop their reading and writing skills in English. Based on your own competencies, you may also help them develop skills in mathematics, science, and French.

Volunteering with the Homework Club Program is an excellent way to gain experience in early childhood education or literacy tutoring! It is also an ideal environment in which to contribute meaningfully to your community. We require no prior teaching experience and provide you with all of the training and materials you need. Just bring your communication skills, patience, enthusiasm and love of learning!


WHEN AND WHERE DO OUR ACTIVITIES TAKE PLACE?

The Homework Club program at St-Laurent Public Library runs from September 2019 to June 2020. The program will take place on Mondays and Tuesdays from 5:00 to 6:00 pm. Volunteers are encouraged to participate weekly, but scheduling is flexible and can accommodate your availabilities. Note also that our other Homework Club across the city are always looking for volunteers!


HOW CAN YOU APPLY?

Contact phoyeck@frontiercollege.ca
Candidates aged 18 or over will be required to provide a vulnerable sector Police Check. All candidates will be required to provide three references upon request.

We look forward to meeting you!

https://www.facebook.com/FrontierCollegeOttawa/
https://www.frontiercollege.ca/
Location: 515 Coté St, Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Jan 15, 2020
Organization: Frontier College
WHAT DO OUR VOLUNTEERS DO?

Frontier College's Homework Club Program offers homework and reading support for children and youth across Canada. As a volunteer with the Homework Club Program at St-Laurent Library, you will help children and youth grades 1 to 6 to develop their reading and writing skills in English. Based on your own competencies, you may also help them develop skills in mathematics, science, and French.

Volunteering with the Homework Club Program is an excellent way to gain experience in early childhood education or literacy tutoring! It is also an ideal environment in which to contribute meaningfully to your community. We require no prior teaching experience and provide you with all of the training and materials you need. Just bring your communication skills, patience, enthusiasm and love of learning!


WHEN AND WHERE DO OUR ACTIVITIES TAKE PLACE?

The Homework Club program at St-Laurent Public Library runs from September 2019 to June 2020. The program will take place on Mondays and Tuesdays from 5:00 to 6:00 pm. Volunteers are encouraged to participate weekly, but scheduling is flexible and can accommodate your availabilities. Note also that our other Homework Club across the city are always looking for volunteers!


HOW CAN YOU APPLY?

Contact phoyeck@frontiercollege.ca
Candidates aged 18 or over will be required to provide a vulnerable sector Police Check. All candidates will be required to provide three references upon request.

We look forward to meeting you!

https://www.facebook.com/FrontierCollegeOttawa/
https://www.frontiercollege.ca/
Location: 515 Coté St, Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Jan 15, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

The Ottawa Carleton District School Board has a few elementary schools looking for volunteers to assist in their Autism Unit.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS.(Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you are interested, please register on-line at www.onfe-rope.ca/ovie/application and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is complete and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time for an interview to discuss the details/scheduling. Thank you for your consideration.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

Economics for Success (EFS) is a 1-day program for grade 8 students. It challenges students to reflect on their personal goals, teaches basic budgeting and highlights the advantages of education and training for long-term success.
Location: various schools across the city
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

Many elementary schools within the Ottawa Carleton District School Board (OCDSB)are now offering full-day classes and care for Kindergarten students.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

The Ottawa Volunteers in Education (OVIE)program are looking for volunteers who can help in a Kindergarten classroom setting to assist the teacher with the daily routines. A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

Volunteers needed to support children and adult English language learners. Volunteers will receive training before being matched to support students in Pre-K to Grade 12 or in the Adult LINC programs.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

The volunteer will collaborate with the educator to enhance the daily English language learning opportunities for students. The students are mainly new Canadians.

Requires a current vulnerable sector police clearance (PVSC). (Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line through ONFE). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you are interested, please register on-line at www.onfe-rope.ca/ovie/application and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is completed and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time for an interview to discuss the details/scheduling. Thank you for your consideration.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

The Ottawa Carleton District School Board (OCDSB) is welcoming volunteers who can read to students and/or work with students in some of their French Immersion classrooms (K-6). Your role as a volunteer and the schedule is determined at your school interview prior to beginning your placement. A police vulnerable sectors check is required.
Location: Ottawa Carleton District School Board (OCDSB) Elementary Schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

In 2005-06 the Ontario government initiated the Student Success Program within secondary schools as one response to the severe drop-out rate of high school students.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

Ottawa Volunteers in Education (OVIE) has received requests from Ottawa high schools to recruit community volunteers interested in providing tutoring support (under the direction of teachers) to individual students in their Math, English, Science or History Credit Recovery Program. Most of these students, many of whom are new Canadians, respond very well to working with a tutor on a weekly basis. We are looking for volunteers who can help them focus, explain concepts as they work, assist them in organizing materials, and provide encouragement as they progress in all subjects. A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

General Classroom Assistance - Volunteers are assigned to a specific teacher and carry out various tasks depending on the teacher's needs.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

The following are some typical examples of areas where volunteers are needed: General Classroom Assistance Remedial/Special Education MentoringTutoringCoaching LanguagesLibraryEarly LiteracyComputers/TechnologyMath/Science A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. (Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is complete and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time for an interview to discuss the details/ scheduling. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

Help a child understand math concepts by becoming a math tutor.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.
Professional development training, facilitated by OCDSB Math coaches, will be offered periodically during the school year. Attendance to at least one session is recommended. Invitations to attend training sessions with more details will be sent periodically to all interested Math volunteers. If you are interested in helping students in Grades 3 to 8 become enthusiastic and successful in Math we would really appreciate hearing from you! A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. (Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is complete and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time for an interview to discuss the details/ scheduling. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

English Language Development (ELD/ESL) - (English Language Development (ELD), English as a Second Language (ESL)) tutors/volunteers needed to support 500 Syrian refugee students who are coming to our OCDSB schools and require extra support.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

You would be working with students primarily on their English (reading & writing) along with assisting them to adapt to their new environment. Self-paced training is required (approx. 3 hours), details will follow upon your registration. A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Gift Boutique Volunteers assist residents, family members and staff to enjoy an affordable shopping experience in the comfort of our Seniors' Village. We currently have a weekly shift available for Thursdays, 1:00 - 4:30 PM. Must be comfortable handling cash,operating a cash register (training provided) and helping the elderly with their purchases. Please apply online at: www.perleyrideau.ca/volunteers
Location: 1750 Russell Rd., Ottawa. ON
Deadline: Feb 3, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

Adult High School - Central Orientation Class is designed for newly-arrived students between 18 and 20 years of age who require ELD support. They receive English Language and Math support. Students leave the Centre to take other courses at the Adult HS or to enter the workforce.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

A RECENT POLICE BACKGROUND CLEARANCE TO SERVICE THE VULNERABLE SECTOR IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: Adult High School Rochester Street
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.
The Community Living Class at Bell High School serves students with special needs.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

Opportunities for reading buddies, games, art and crafts, caller for time bingo, cooking, field trips computer skills. There are a maximum of 10 students per classroom. Bell would like to have volunteers join the program and share their interests and talents. They are always open to new ideas and they would be delighted to welcome you! A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. (Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is complete and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time for an interview to discuss the details/ scheduling. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: Bell High School Nepean
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

English As a Second Language (ESL) volunteers are needed to help Pre-K to Grade 12 students to assist in acquiring English proficiency.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

The volunteer will collaborate with the educator to enhance the daily ESL opportunities for students. The students are mainly new Canadians. You will provide assistance to students who need assistance understanding English in general. Requires a current vulnerable sector police clearance (PVSC). (Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you are interested, please register on-line at www.onfe-rope.ca/ovie/application and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is complete and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time for an interview to discuss the details/scheduling. Thank you for your consideration.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

The Ottawa Carleton District School Board has a few elementary schools looking for volunteers to assist in their Autism Unit.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS.(Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you are interested, please register on-line at www.onfe-rope.ca/ovie/application and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is complete and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time for an interview to discuss the details/scheduling. Thank you for your consideration.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

Ottawa Volunteers in Education (OVIE) arranges tutoring placements in both elementary and secondary schools to enrich and improve student learning.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

The volunteers will be asked to perform different tasks depending on their interest and skills and according to the needs of the schools. A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you can help, please register online on our website and quote this volunteer opportunity. Thank you for your gift of time.
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

Economics for Success (EFS) is a 1-day program for grade 8 students. It challenges students to reflect on their personal goals, teaches basic budgeting and highlights the advantages of education and training for long-term success.
Location: various schools across the city
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

What is your company doing to promote literacy? NOTE: This is a group volunteer opportunity--you need to lead a team of volunteer readers from your organization.

If you want to volunteer as an individual please register as OVIE volunteer www.onfe-rope.ca/ovie/application. If you have a team of readers for OttawaReads please proceed to register for this position. The Ottawa Network for Education s OttawaReads program is a unique school/business partnership that draws volunteers from the corporate and public sectors to read one-on-one with children in Kindergarten to Grade 3 classes in Ottawa schools. After attending an orientation/training session in their place of work, volunteers fulfill a weekly or bi-weekly one-hour commitment to read to students in local schools. Each participating organization is partnered with a school in their own geographic location. The number of volunteers requested from each organization is based upon the size of the company and the requirements of the partnering school. We currently have several schools on the waitlist for new OttawaReads partners. Can you help? Be a team leader in your place of work!
Location: various schools
Deadline: Feb 14, 2020
This role provides administrative support related to data administration, external from events, across multiple programs throughout Heart & Stroke.
The tasks will include but not be limited to, Input data into database/OneCRM, working casual part-time flexible hours with a dynamic team, phone skill would be an asset but not required. Computer skills are MANDATORY
Location: 1525 Carling Ave S#110
Ottawa On K1Z 8R9
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Organization: Harmer House
We are looking for volunteers to help with dinner service for our residents during the hours of 4:30pm-6:30pm. This opportunity would be ideal for students looking to fulfill volunteer hours, people looking to help in their community, and people with limited availability (2 hours and 30 minutes per shift, Monday to Friday). Harmer House is a non-profit, independent-living apartment building for seniors.
Looking to give of your time, to help out through companionship and to reinforce a genuine sense of community? If you have patience and dependability, compassion and a passion to make others happy, please contact us!

Volunteer roles:
-assisting with dishes
-setting Dining Room
-washing dishes
-taking orders
serving food
-cleaning tables
organize/ clean kitchen

WE ARE IN NEED OF VOLUNTEERS ON WEDNESDAY!
Location: 848 Seyton , Nepean, K2H 9G6
Deadline: Nov 22, 2019
Organization: Harmer House
A Day Away:
Harmer House's Adult Day Program provides clients with Alzheimer's disease and/or other impairments with a day of stimulating activities.
Required are volunteers that are compassionate, honest and provide true leadership through companionship, encouragement and guidance to assigned client(s) throughout the activities of the day, and assist with program operations.

If you have patience and dependability; a sense of humour, respect and passion for making a difference please apply!

Availablity:
Program Hours are Monday to Friday 9:30am to 2:30pm

Available daily shifts:
9am to 1pm
or
12pm to 2:30pm
or
9am to 2:30pm

Experience working with seniors or assisting with cognitive impairments is an asset.

Education in a related field is also an asset.
Location: 100 Forestview Crescent, Nepean
Deadline: Nov 22, 2019
can you knit? looking for someone to help/ assist residents with small knitting projects that they may be interested in working on.
Location: 1715 Montreal rd
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
visit with residents who may not have a lot of family support or be interested in group activities/events but would benefit from social interaction at a one on one level.
Location: 1715 Montreal rd
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Organization: Frontier College
WHAT DO OUR VOLUNTEERS DO?

Frontier College's Homework Club Program offers homework and reading support for children and youth across Canada. As a volunteer with the Homework Club Program at Ruth E. Dickinson Library, you will help children and youth grades 1 to 6 to develop their reading and writing skills in English. Based on your own competencies, you may also help them develop skills in mathematics, science, and French.

Volunteering with the Homework Club Program is an excellent way to gain experience in early childhood education or literacy tutoring! It is also an ideal environment in which to contribute meaningfully to your community. We require no prior teaching experience and provide you with all of the training and materials you need. Just bring your communication skills, patience, enthusiasm and love of learning!


WHEN AND WHERE DO OUR ACTIVITIES TAKE PLACE?

The Homework Club program at Ruth E. Dickinsons public library runs from September 2019 to June 2020. The program takes place on Mondays and Tuesdays from 6:30 t0 7:30 pm. Volunteers are encouraged to participate weekly, but scheduling is flexible and can accommodate your availabilities. Note also that our other Homework Club across the city are always looking for volunteers!

HOW CAN YOU APPLY?

Contact phoyeck@frontiercollege.ca
Candidates aged 18 or over will be required to provide a vulnerable sector Police Check (free of charge). All candidates will be required to provide three references upon request.

We look forward to meeting you!
Location: 100 Malvern Dr, Nepean, ON K2J 2G5
Deadline: Jan 1, 2020
Help the recreation department on outings for shopping or seasonal events by portering / assisting an assigned resident
Location: 1715 Montreal rd
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Assist with serving refreshments/snacks at Thursday evening pub nights as well as help porter residents to and from program.
Location: 1715 Montreal rd
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
help porter residents to and from bingo every other Wednesday evening, as well as assist those who may not hear or see well with cuing of numbers called.
Location: 1715 Montreal rd
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Help porter residents to and from the bingo, as well as help those who may not be able to hear or see well by cuing them on the numbers called.
Location: 1715 Montreal rd
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
looking for talented people who want to share their love of music with our residents. This opportunity has flexible hours and times.
Location: 1715 Montreal rd
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Looking for 2 enthusiastic volunteers to attend the Ottawa 67s Student Game in February on behalf of the Jump Rope for Heart program at the Heart and and Stroke Foundation.

This position will require the volunteers to engage with young students from elementary schools and promote the Jump Rope for Heart program.

The volunteers will have to run a Jump Rope for Heart booth. This will entail running small games and activities as well as providing information about the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

This is a 1 time event happening on February 25th. The length of the event is 4 hours.
Location: 1525 Carling Ave, Suite 110
Ottawa, ON
K1R 7G9
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Organization: Christie Lake Kids
We host a basketball program for kids aged 6-11 Thursdays 5-6 pm and youth aged 12-18 at 6:00-7:00pm at the Dempsey Community Centre. We are looking for mature individuals to support the program structure and it's participants on a weekly basis. Some experience in coaching is preferred but not necessary, though a working knowledge of basketball's rules, techniques and skills would be an asset.
Location: 1895 Russell Road, Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Monday and Tuesday morning volunteers needed to assist residents in our Seniors' Village participate in creative arts woodworking programming. Artistic talent not required - just a genuine interest in helping to improve the quality of life for seniors, including veterans. Ability to push wheelchairs long distances a significant asset. Please apply online at www.perleyrideau.ca.
Location: 1750 Russell Rd., Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Feb 3, 2020
Support the Perley Rideau Foundation by making thank you calls to donors. No soliciting. Volunteers simply let the donors know how much their support is appreciated.
Location: 1750 Russell Road
Deadline: Feb 3, 2020
Assist the horticultural therapist with year-round gardening programs for seniors living in long-term care at The Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre. Includes horticulture themed cooking, crafts and reminiscing. Current opportunities available Monday mornings/afternoons, Friday mornings. No special skills required, just an interest in gardening and supporting the elderly.
Location: 1750 Russell Rd., Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Feb 3, 2020
Our team is seeking new Board members or advisory members with skills in media training, marketing, accounting, advocacy/lobbying, health and/or law. Volunteer time would include 1 evening meeting a month.
Location: 30 Colonnade Rd., Unit 275 Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
CCPRN is looking for enthusiastic and energetic volunteers with fundraising experience and ideas - from the small and passive ideas to larger events. Volunteers will work closely with a Board member and a staff member.
Location: 30 Colonnade Rd., Unt 275
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
CCPRN is looking for volunteers to assist with die cutting and packaging resource materials for home child care providers to use with their daycare children. At present we are making resource kits around books.
Location: 30 Colonnade Rd., Unt 275
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Ottawa Family Cinema is a non-profit registered charity run by volunteers for more than 40 years. The Cinema is open from mid-September until the beginning of May, excluding Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter weekends. Shows are on every Saturday at 2:00 pm, plus selected Friday evenings at 7:00 pm (usually at least twice per month).
We are looking for an assistant to the manager of the Snack Bar, which offers popcorn, hot dogs, coffee, hot chocolate, chocolate bars, etc. All supplies for the snack bar need to be purchased from our suppliers and delivered to the cinema Friday evenings and or Saturdays in which we are operating. Training will be provided to suitable candidates. Below are the major responsibilities and qualifications for this position. If you would like to know more details about this exciting opportunity, please feel free to contact the Volunteer Coordinator at vc@familycinema.ca.
Major Responsibilities
• Purchasing and delivering inventory for each item offered at snack bar based on Manager's assessment.
• Effectively communicate with OFC manager about any issues or concerns in regard to the Snack bar and help plan corrective action
Qualifications
• Organized, self-directed, with strong communication skills
• Physically able to handle inventory...some lifting required, help available at the cinema to unload
• Vehicle is required
• Giving all receipts of purchases to Accounts Manager
• Sense of humour
Location: 710 Broadview Ave, Ottawa, ON K2A 2M3
Deadline: Jan 4, 2020
Cashiers for the snack bar will handle cash & credit cards, computerized customer ordering, filling orders from customers (popcorn, beverages, candy, etc.) and balance at the end of each movie.
Cashiers for Box Office will handle cash or credit cards, computerized ticket sales and membership sales as well as balancing at the end of the movie.
You must be over 18, available for 3 consecutive movie days for training purposes and then a commitment of at least 3 movies per month.Interested volunteers are asked to contact www.familycinema.ca and complete registration form under My Account.
Location: 710 Broadview Ave Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Jan 4, 2020
Organization: Voice Found
Please - No Phone Calls. Email only.
Are you looking to provide your leadership and expertise to a growing national charitable organization based in Ottawa? We are seeking an experienced treasuer to join our Board of Directors.
Founded in 2011, Voice Found is a survivor led Canadian charitable organization. Our mission is to prevent child sex abuse and commercial sexual exploitation and support the healing and
recovery of individuals and communities from the health, financial and emotional impacts of sexual exploitation.
Level of Involvement:
Voice Found’s board is the key governance body responsible for policy and funding decisions concerning our complete operations. This is a volunteer board, requiring participation at board
level as well as sitting on, and/or chairing committees that may be struck by the board in order to fulfill our mission. The Board of Directors meets once every quarter (3 months) and committees
at various times but not more than once every 6 weeks
Major Responsibilities:
• Fulfill governance and stewardship role to ensure the long term success of the organization
• Promotion of the organization and its mission in the community at large, and build new supporters.
• Engage with key stakeholders including funders, partners, donors and supporters.
• Adhere to the bylaws, policies and purposes of the Organization as set out in the articles of incorporation
• Help the Board in carrying out its fiduciary responsibilities including approval and oversight of the annual budget
Expectations of Board Members:
• Attend and participate in meetings and special events on a regular basis
• Participate on one of board committees; serve on ad-hoc committees as necessary
• Be alert to needs and concerns that can be addressed by Voice Found’s mission,objectives, and programs.
• Help communicate and promote Voice Found’s mission and programs
• Become familiar with Voice Found’s finances, budget, and financial/resource needs
• Understand the policies and procedures of Voice Found

Qualifications:
Applicants should have a background of involvement in NGO/ charitable organizations as a board member, volunteer or other. Financial Management knowledge and skills are required plus
experience in one or more of the following areas:
• Policy and program development
• Communications/media
• Fund development
• Committee leadership
• Governance
Board members hold their positions as per the terms of the Constitution and Bylaws of the organization. Individuals who are Canadian residents may apply for appointment to the Board.
Applicants are expected to adhere to the mission and vision of Voice Found.
A passion for the cause and desire to make a significant difference in the lives of vulnerable people is required.
Location: Various
Deadline: Dec 20, 2019
Looking for someone who is creative and energetic to assist residents with projects in a small group setting. This position is suitable for someone with a background or general interest in arts/crafts and is willing to take the lead.
Location: 1715 Montreal rd
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
The special events volunteer will help support the large programs offered such as; birthday / holiday parties, entertainment, carnivals, and seasonal BBQs / events
Location: 1715 Montreal Rd
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Organization: Ancoura
Visiting Volunteers develop relationships with our residents by spending time with them at home and/or in the community
Location: 30 Cleary Ave
Ottawa, ON
K2A 3Z9
Deadline: Dec 15, 2019
The volunteer Webinar Coordinator responsibilities include scheduling webinars, booking and training presenters, coordinating presentation materials, and running online events.
CCSN hosts over 20 webinars a year for a Canada-wide audience. The job requires the ability to manage a busy schedule and provide excellent service for our sponsors and presenters. Candidates need to be experienced working in a digital learning environment, and have the ability and patience to coach and train presenters who may not be tech-savvy. The work is fast-paced and highly rewarding.
Send resume and include a cover letter stating why this volunteer position is of interest to you, your previous experience running webinars, and summarizing how your qualifications make you a good candidate for the position.
Available during regular office hours.
Location: 1750 Courtwood Crescent, Suite 210, Ottawa ON K2C 2B5
Deadline: Nov 29, 2019
Organization: Ottawa Paw Pantry
The Ottawa Paw Pantry requires an innovative Outreach Manager to help strategically raise funds for the operations of our organization.

This volunteer team member will be responsible for meeting organization fundraising goals, working towards reaching sustainability. You will be the one to manage planning and processes to secure pet food and monetary donations from our community and Community Partners.

A great asset for an Outreach Manager is their ability to carry projects through to completion, using strong organizational and collaborative skills. The ideal candidate will have great record keeping abilities and the ability to see the organization from a larger perspective.

Responsibilities:
Co-managing a team of volunteers to assist with initiatives and event planning
Plans (with direction of the Executive Director and/or Board) and implements fund development activities of the Ottawa Paw Pantry
Accepts gifts from donors and assures that receipts and thank you letters are sent promptly
Ensure that all events and locations are fully staffed with the required materials at all time, with the assistance of other members of the leadership team
Attends all meetings of the Outreach Committee, and leadership meetings
Assists in the orientation of fundraising volunteers, and committee members
Maintains all donor and fund development records
Works closely with other team leaders to create all collateral materials including, but not limited to, brochures, newsletters, posters, special projects, and annual reports

Requirements:
Fund development experience
Highly comfortable meeting corporate and individual donors face-to-face, and conducting donor phone calls
Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to persuasively present ideas that will inspire board members and donors
Enthusiastic about fundraising, with the ability to lead by example and coach others while helping to improve their skills in the realm of direct fundraising
Excellent attention to detail and strong math skills

Working knowledge of a smartphone and Google Docs preferred
Email volunteer@ottawapawpantry.ca with the position as the subject line, and tell us why you’d make a great fundraising team leader.
Location: 68 Canter Blvd
Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
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