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Those wishing to volunteer to respond to COVID-19 specific needs, please search under Preferred Type of Volunteering for COVID-19 Virtual, Light Touch and High Touch volunteering opportunities.

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 Good Companions
• Work closely with the LGBTQ+ Program Coordinator and OSPN
volunteers regarding logistics, conflicts, etc.
• Greet participants entering the Good Companions building
• Screen participants for Covid-19 symptoms
• Inform participants about Covid-19 safety protocols and program
information
• Provide information about membership at the Good Companions
• Show interested participants how to sign up for membership with
the Good Companions

Time Commitment

• Minimum 6-month commitment.
• 5 hours per month
Location: 670 Albert St, Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Nov 30, 2021
Organization: The Good Companions
• Work closely with the LGBTQ+ Program Coordinator and OSPN
volunteers regarding logistics, conflicts, etc.
• Support participants in getting around the Centre, giving
directions
• Assist facilitators and participants in classes/activities
• Other support duties as necessary

Time Commitment

• Minimum 6-month commitment
• 5 hours per month


Location: 670 Albert St, Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Nov 30, 2021
Organization: The Good Companions
The Good Companions is looking for a Knitting and Crocheting leader. This position would lead a class on zoom and in person Mondays from 1:00pm to 3:00pm and Thursdays from 1:00pm to 3:00pm.
Location: 670 Albert St, Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Nov 30, 2021
Organization: The Good Companions
• Work closely with the LGBTQ+ Program Coordinator and OSPN
volunteers regarding logistics, conflicts, etc.
• Teach a skill or guide an activity with a group of participants
• Make participants feel as welcomed and comfortable as possible
• Record attendance of participants

Time Commitment

• Minimum 6-month commitment.
• 5 hours per month
Location: 670 Albert St, Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Nov 30, 2021
Are you a Zumba instructor who is comfortable teaching easy to follow moves to individuals with various fitness levels?

As a Zumba instructor, you will help residents of the Carlington Community improve their overall health, reduce stress and ultimately have fun by leading beginner to intermediate dance moves.

Classes will run for about 45 minutes to an hour on Saturdays between 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Instructor must have at least 6 months of experience leading a group in fitness activities. Be positive, patient and enthusiastic. 
Location: 1465 Caldwell Avenue
Deadline: Sep 24, 2021
Organization: The Good Companions
The Good Companions are looking for friendly and outgoing receptionists to answer calls and direct them to the appropriate staff. They also provide general information in-person and by phone. Weekly Shift available: Mondays, Tuesdays,Thursdays, Fridays from 10:00am to 2:00pm.This position requires an individual who is courteous and professional with excellent communication skills in English. Experience is an asset. This position requires the ability to multitask. Please contact the Volunteer Coordinator if interested.
Location: 670 Albert Street, Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Nov 30, 2021
Deliver nutritious meals, a caring contact and peace of mind to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities.

Meals on Wheels Ottawa is looking for volunteer drivers with a higher need on:
• THURSDAYS in Vanier, Sandy Hill, Lincoln Heights



Volunteer drivers should:

• have a valid Driver’s License
• have access to a vehicle with minimum $1M liability insurance
• have or be willing to apply for a Police Record Check - Level 3 Vulnerable Sector Check (less than 12 months)
• can deliver a route on their own OR with someone from their household (must also go through volunteer training)
• can commit to helping over a few months, at minimum
• can follow all new health and safety meal delivery protocols put in place due to COVID-19
• be fully vaccinated against COVID-19



Where:
Meals are delivered from our office located at 670 Albert St as well as other partner kitchens throughout central Ottawa.

When:
Thursdays - can we weekly or bi-weekly.
Each shift takes approximately 2 hours to complete.
Shifts have staggered start times between 10:50 and 11:30 am

Time Commitment:
The volunteer commitment is flexible and is usually once a week for 2 hours. Some volunteers also help out bi-weekly or on an “on call” basis.

Training:
Due to COVID-19, we are providing online training only. This training take approximately 1 hour. You will be contacted about training after signing up.


Please note: if you have already submitted a volunteer application through the Meals on Wheels website or the Community Support COVID Response website, there is no need to apply here too. You will be contacted shortly and we thank you for supporting Meals on Wheels. We look forward to connecting with you soon!

For more info please email volunteer@mealsonwheels-ottawa.org
Location: 670 Albert St. Ottawa, ON. K1R 6L2
Deadline: Oct 31, 2021
Deliver nutritious meals, a caring contact and peace of mind to isolated seniors and adults with disabilities.

Meals on Wheels Ottawa is looking for volunteer drivers across our delivery area of central Ottawa.


Volunteer drivers should:

• have a valid Driver’s License
• have access to a vehicle with minimum $1M liability insurance
• have or be willing to apply for a Police Record Check - Level 3 Vulnerable Sector Check (less than 12 months)
• can deliver a route on their own OR with someone from their household (must also go through volunteer training)
• can commit to helping over a few months, at minimum
• can follow all new health and safety meal delivery protocols put in place due to COVID-19
• Be fully vaccinated against COVID-19

Where:
Meals are delivered from our office located at 670 Albert St as well as other partner kitchens throughout central Ottawa.

When:
There are multiple volunteer shifts available throughout the week. Each shift takes approximately 2 hours to complete. Shifts have staggered start times between 10:50 and 11:30 am

Time Commitment:
The volunteer commitment is flexible and is usually once a week for 2 hours. Some volunteers also help out bi-weekly or on an “on call” basis.

Training:
Due to COVID-19, we are providing online training only. This training take approximately 1 hour. You will be contacted about training after signing up.


Please note: if you have already submitted a volunteer application through the Meals on Wheels website or the Community Support COVID Response website, there is no need to apply here too. You will be contacted shortly and we thank you for supporting Meals on Wheels. We look forward to connecting with you soon!

For more info please email volunteer@mealsonwheels-ottawa.org
Location: 670 Albert St. Ottawa, ON. K1R 6L2
Deadline: Oct 31, 2021
Organization: The Good Companions
Using your phone, the SCWW is free program/service for isolated seniors and adults with physical disabilities. It removes present barriers for those who cannot access activities in the center. Clients will have access to health, wellness, recreational and education programs, while establishing friendships and creating a new sense of belonging to the community and empowerment without having to leave their homes. We are currently looking for positive, friendly, welcoming volunteers who have experience with, or who are interested in facilitating weekday phone sessions. Volunteers are given some flexibility in their sessions, and maybe able to facilitate some programs from home.
Location: 670 Albert Street, Ottawa ON
Deadline: Nov 30, 2021
Charlotte would love a volunteer who can meet with her during the weekday to talk or to help her do her small physical exercises. Charlotte doesn’t get out very much on her own, so she would love to your help to get out but would also love to hear about your stories.

As a friend to someone with a disability you can have a profound effect on their life by reducing loneliness and isolation; helping to achieve hopes and dreams; developing personal networks and relationships; decreasing vulnerability; and increasing self-confidence, mental and physical health.

Join our team of more than 250 volunteer Allys who are enriching the lives of someone in their community. You will gain a wonderful new friendship – someone to share activities that you love. You need to be over the age of 18 and to make a minimum commitment of 12 months to this role [Note: your status in Canada may affect your ability to make this commitment e.g. visitor visa, student visa, refugee claimant]. Preparation and ongoing support are provided.

INTERESTED? CONTACT US DIRECT AT volunteer@able2.org or 613-761-9522
Location: Museum of Nature
Deadline: Nov 5, 2021
Sonia would love to spend time with you out in the community! Sonia would like a volunteer who can take the lead to make suggestions and give Sonia the opportunity to make decisions. Sonia enjoys spending time with people doing things rather than sitting and talking.

As a friend to someone with a disability you can have a profound effect on their life by reducing loneliness and isolation; helping to achieve hopes and dreams; developing personal networks and relationships; decreasing vulnerability; and increasing self-confidence, mental and physical health.

Join our team of more than 250 volunteer Allys who are enriching the lives of someone in their community. You will gain a wonderful new friendship – someone to share activities that you love. You need to be over the age of 18 and to make a minimum commitment of 12 months to this role [Note: your status in Canada may affect your ability to make this commitment e.g. visitor visa, student visa, refugee claimant]. Preparation and ongoing support are provided.

INTERESTED? CONTACT US DIRECT AT volunteer@able2.org or 613-761-9522
Location: Lincoln Fields
Deadline: Nov 5, 2021
Sam is a sensitive and caring person who is interested in music, poetry, and spending quality time with someone. Sam would love to have a volunteer who is reliable, considerate, and friendly person who is interested in making a meaningful connection.

As a friend to someone with a disability you can have a profound effect on their life by reducing loneliness and isolation; helping to achieve hopes and dreams; developing personal networks and relationships; decreasing vulnerability; and increasing self-confidence, mental and physical health.

Join our team of more than 250 volunteer Allys who are enriching the lives of someone in their community. You will gain a wonderful new friendship – someone to share activities that you love. You need to be over the age of 18 and to make a minimum commitment of 12 months to this role [Note: your status in Canada may affect your ability to make this commitment e.g. visitor visa, student visa, refugee claimant]. Preparation and ongoing support are provided.

INTERESTED? CONTACT US DIRECT AT volunteer@able2.org or 613-761-9522
Location: Carlingwood
Deadline: Nov 5, 2021
We have a great need for volunteer drivers to bring our senior clients to our Adult Day Program located at at the Orleans Health Hub. With the use of volunteers personal vehicles, clients are picked up at their home by the volunteer and driven to the Day Program and picked up by the same volunteer to bring back home. Our clients live in the east end of Ottawa (Orleans, Cumberland, Gloucester, Vars, all the way up to Hunt Club/Findlay Creek).
Requirements include: Valid Drivers License; Good working vehicle; Liability insurance of $2M; Vulnerable Sector Check.
Mileage is paid.
Location: 215-1980 Ogilvie Road Ottawa Ontario K1J 8M6
Deadline: Oct 29, 2021
Our program is searching for a motivated and experienced volunteer to help to complete our customized Inventory and Warehouse Management System. The system is designed to work on MS platforms using Excel VBA.

Expectations:
• Help with the design of the Inventory and Warehouse Management System
• Help with the script writing of the system (Visual Basic)
• Help with the integration of the QR code scanner

Requirements and Qualifications:
• Full Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
• Proficiency in VBA

Position Term
Commitment of a minimum of 1 month is required for the role.
Location: 815 St. Laurent Blvd
unit 3 - CRC Rideau Rockcliffe CRC
Deadline: Oct 31, 2021
We're looking for volunteers to help us with the management of customer services.

GIK has over 180 nonprofit member organizations and a couple of individual and corporate donors such as Amazon and Costco. Your role will be to review the current client list, update client information sheets, reach out to customers who could not be contacted, provide information about our services, and work on ways and means to attract new donors to our program.

Responsibilities:
• Solicits thank you letters from recipient agencies as part of donor recognition practices
• Maintains up-to-date GIK database and files and ensures that signed Terms of Agreement documents are on file for all participating agencies
• Maintain accurate records and document all customer service activities and discussions
• Assess service statistics and prepare detailed reports on your findings

Requirements and Qualifications:
• Education in business administration or relevant field
• Experience in a customer service position
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office and customer service software
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Fluency in English or French
Location: 815 St. Laurent Blvd
unit 3 - CRC Rideau Rockcliffe CRC
Deadline: Oct 31, 2021
We're looking for volunteers to manage our social media accounts.
Responsibilities
• Follow-up the clients` testimonials
• Create content for the program's social media platforms
• Generate, edit, publish and share content twice per week (original text, images, video etc.)
• Assist with crisis management, bad reviews, and harmful news communications
• Create a quarterly newsletter/report for the donors, including stats on donations value, pictures and short testimonies
• Help to implement the program`s marketing strategy

Requirements and Qualifications
• Experience in digital marketing and social media
• Strong familiarity with the applications of social media platforms (such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Linked In, etc.)
• Knowledge of graphic and social software such as Canva or Photoshop
• Understanding of social media metrics; able to interpret the results and take action to increase the effectiveness of social media campaigns
• Strong written communication skills
• Fluency in English
• French is an asset
• Education in marketing, communication, or related field is an asset


Location: 815 St. Laurent Blvd
unit 3 - CRC Rideau Rockcliffe CRC
Deadline: Oct 31, 2021
The Gifts in Kind program has been managed by the Rideau Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre since 2011. It was established by United Way Ottawa in 2001 and still funded by the same organization. This city-wide initiative enables individual, corporate, governmental, and non-profit donors to provide items to approximately 200 nonprofit recipient agencies.

Since 2011, we have distributed more than $5 million in product to our partner agencies and we have grown by 25% and are continuing to expand the program.

Responsibilities:
• Help the sorting team with the sorting of the donations
• Move the sorted items to the storage
• Record donations and donors to the inventory system
• Prepare the orders
• Drop the distributed donations from the inventory system
• Ensure the storages are in order

Requirements and Qualifications:
• Intermediate Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to lift and move bags/boxes up to 30 pounds each
• Ability to use smart phone application to scan the items
• Able to access all areas of the building (ascending and descending stairs, safely and without limitation)
• Fluency in English
• French is an asset

Location: 815 St. Laurent Blvd
unit 3 - CRC Rideau Rockcliffe CRC
Deadline: Oct 31, 2021
In March of 2020, the Manor Park Community Council, in partnership with your Community Collective (Cardinal Glen, Lindenlea, New Edinburgh, Manor Park, Overbrook, Rockcliffe Park and Vanier) launched Ottawa Cares – our community response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

At the launch, our primary goal was the coordination of volunteers to deliver food hampers from local food banks to residents in need. To date we have delivered over 5000 boxes to local residents. Many of which are seniors, single parent families, or large member households.

So we ask - can you help your community by volunteering as a Food Bank Delivery Driver?

Volunteer drivers are needed to deliver food hampers from local Food Banks to residents around Ottawa.

Volunteers are welcome to register for delivery opportunities at any or all participating Food Banks:
Rideau Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre (RRCRC) at 815 St. Laurent Blvd.

Vanier Food Bank (Partage Vanier) at 161 Marier Avenue

Parkdale Food Centre at 30 Rosemount Ave.

Dalhousie Food Cupboard - 211 Bronson Ave.

Once registered as a volunteer, shift selection is flexible. With shift signups going out on a weekly basis. This makes it easy for volunteers to help around their schedule.


Volunteer drivers require:

A smart phone with cellular data
A personal vehicle
Driver's licence
Car insurance
Comfortable lifting boxes up to 20 pounds.

If you can help, please register through Volunteer Ottawa and we will be in touch with further instructions.
Location: Varies
Deadline: Oct 31, 2021
Organization: Centre 507
Do you like to cook? Would you enjoy preparing a light breakfast for 20- 35 people?
Volunteer candidates should be 19+ years of age.

Location and time commitment:
Centre 507, dropin (2nd level of Centretown Untied Church).
Wednesdays 08:15am – 10:30am.

The Volunteer, prepares and cooks one nutritious breakfast meal to support our daily snack and soup program. A menu item for your shift might be to prepare and plate scrambled eggs, a piece of fruit, buttered toast as well as small glass of juice for each visitor.

The volunteer will be part of a lively staff and volunteer team. The volunteer reports to the Volunteer coordinator. Standing, some lifting/twisting and washing of dishes required.

Centre 507 is an adult drop-in centre and support service, open to all who seek a safe and friendly environment. Serving Ottawa since 1983, the centre is at 507 Bank Street near the corner of Argyle.
Location: 507 Bank St. Ottawa ON K2P 1Z5
Deadline: Sep 22, 2021
Organization: Centre 507
Tuesday 5pm - 7pm. Volunteers must be 19 years of age.

Community members choose to be pickup meals (in a take-out manner) from the main level of Centretown United Church. Or Participants can sit down inside to enjoy their meal on the 2nd level, in our main drop-in space. Volunteers will assist serving the meal from both areas.

The volunteer will also assist staff in setup, serving and cleanup of the meal program. The volunteer team will assist staff to gather trays of food and supplies from the 2nd level of the church. Candidates must be able to climb stairs and carry supplies 10-20 lbs. Some standing and twisting also involved. Community members are served in a socially distanced manner one at a time and areas are sanitized after each guest.

Centre 507 is an adult drop-in centre and support service, open to all who seek a safe and friendly environment. Serving Ottawa since 1983, the centre is at 507 Bank Street near the corner of Argyle.
Location: 507 Bank St. Ottawa ON K2P 1Z5
Deadline: Sep 30, 2021
Organization: Centre 507
Do you like to cook? Do you have experience making meals for large numbers of people? If so then we have a volunteer opportunity for you!
Volunteer candidates should be 19+ years of age.

Location and time commitment:
Centre 507, dropin (2nd level of Centretown Untied Church).
Wednesdays 9:00am – 11:30am.

The Volunteer, prepares vegetables and cooks one nutritious meal to support our daily snack and soup program. The volunteer will be part of a lively staff and volunteer team. The volunteer reports to the Volunteer coordinator. Standing, some lifting/twisting and washing of dishes required.

Centre 507 is an adult drop-in centre and support service, open to all who seek a safe and friendly environment. Serving Ottawa since 1983, the centre is at 507 Bank Street near the corner of Argyle.
Location: 507 Bank St. Ottawa ON K2P 1Z5
Deadline: Sep 22, 2021
Organization: Shelter Movers
We are looking for volunteer Movers! Shelter Movers Ottawa is a non-profit that offers free moving and storage for those fleeing abuse. Access to moving and storage services are a significant barrier to fleeing abuse. Movers use their time and energy to help our clients overcome these barriers. They are the ‘helping hands’ and ’boots on the ground’ that support our clients at a critical moment.

Description et détails

Transit Secours offre des services gratuits de déménagement et d’entreposage pour les femmes et les enfants victimes de violence. Nous sommes la seule organisation de ce genre au Canada, et nos bénévoles n’en sont pas moins exceptionnels.
Chaque année, en collaboration avec des partenaires communautaires, nos équipes de bénévoles consacrent plus de 15 000 heures à aider les personnes pendant leur transition vers un environnement sans violence ni mauvais traitements.

Shelter Movers’ volunteer move teams are a grassroots response to Violence Against Women in our communities. Join us!
Location: Our moves happen all over the city of Ottawa, however we meet at one secure location before each move.
Deadline: Nov 30, 2021
Organization: Shelter Movers
Access to moving and storage services are a significant barrier to fleeing abuse. Drivers use their time and energy to help our clients overcome these barriers. They are the ‘helping hands’ and ’boots on the ground’ that support our clients at a critical moment.

Responsibilities
Meet the volunteer team (including other Movers) at an arranged time and place
Transport belongings to a predetermined location
Maintain communication with Lead Mover and Movers
Respect client confidentiality
Uphold Shelter Movers’ protocols and procedures
Be aware of trauma-informed care when interacting with clients (training will be provided)
Work with private security and law enforcement (led by Lead Mover) when necessary
Children may accompany clients on a move, but volunteers do not provide child care and have limited interaction with children. Child care and supervision is provided by clients or our agency partners.

Shelter Movers’ volunteer move teams are a grassroots response to Violence Against Women in our communities. Join our team!

Time Commitment
We offer flexible scheduling. Drivers can join us on moves based on their own availability by signing up for moves, as their schedules permit.

Most moves average around 4 hours, depending on distance and complexity. A minimum of 2 moves a month is encouraged.

Requirements
No previous experience or education is required
Access to e-mail and phone
Must be 21 years old and have a class 5 or equivalent license.
Maturity and good judgement
Ability to remain calm in potentially stressful situations
Ability to be flexible and adapt to changes
Drivers are expected to maintain confidentiality and provide trauma-informed care to clients (training is provided), and have regular check-ins with staff to support continuous improvement.

Responsabilités :
● Rencontrer l’équipe de bénévoles (y compris les autres conducteurs) à un moment et un endroit convenu;
● Faire entrer et sortir les effets personnels du client dans les véhicules;
● Conduire un véhicule de location et transporter des biens à un endroit prédéterminé;
● Maintenir la communication avec le responsable des déménagements et les autres déménageurs;
● Respecter la confidentialité des clients;
● Respecter les protocoles et les procédures de Transit Secours;
● Être conscient de l’importance de la prise en charge des traumatismes lors des interactions avec les clients (une formation sera offerte);
● Le cas échéant, travailler avec les services de sécurité privée et les services de police (sous la direction du responsable des déménagements);
● Être capable de soulever un minimum de 20 lb.
Les enfants peuvent accompagner les clients lors d’un déménagement, mais les bénévoles ne fournissent pas de services de garde et ont une interaction limitée avec les enfants. La garde et la surveillance des enfants sont assurées par les clients ou nos agences partenaires.

Temps nécessaire à l’engagement :
Nous offrons des horaires flexibles. Les conducteurs peuvent nous accompagner lors des déménagements de deux façons :
● en s’inscrivant pour un déménagement à la fois, dans la mesure où leur emploi du temps le permet, et/ou :
● en s’engageant à respecter un horaire hebdomadaire ou mensuel régulier.
La plupart des déménagements durent en moyenne 4 heures, en fonction de la distance et de la complexité. Un minimum de 2 déménagements par mois est encouragé.

Compétences et connaissances essentielles :
● Aucune expérience ou formation antérieure n’est requise;
● Accès au courrier électronique et au téléphone;
● Être en mesure de soulever un minimum de 20 lb;
● Être en mesure de soulever des boîtes et des meubles modérément lourds avec l’aide d’autres déménageurs;
● Les conducteurs doivent être âgés d’au moins 21 ans;
● Posséder un permis de conduire de classe G2 ou G « complet »;
● Être capable de conduire des véhicules de location (fourgons de marchandises de taille moyenne à grande);
● La capacité à conduire un camion de 16 pieds est un atout;
● Être une personne sur qui l’ont peut compter au travail;
● Être mature et faire preuve de jugement;
● Capacité à rester calme dans des situations potentiellement stressantes;
● Capacité à être flexible et à s’adapter aux changements;
● Posséder d’excellentes compétences en matière de communication verbale;
● La maîtrise d’une deuxième langue est un atout.
Les conducteurs sont tenus de respecter la confidentialité et de fournir des soins aux clients en tenant compte des traumatismes (une formation sera offerte), et doivent communiquer régulièrement avec le personnel afin de soutenir l’amélioration continue.

Location: Various Locations in Ottawa
Deadline: Nov 30, 2021
Our Fall 2021 community project, Hygiene Kits for Youth Facing Homelessness, is a safe way for individuals and groups to volunteer and actively contribute to the community.
Help us reach our goal of 470 hygiene kits for youth in need across our region in Ottawa, Renfrew County, Prescott-Russell, and Lanark County.

Community members gather needed items, package them into individual kits, and drop them off at one of our four United Way East Ontario regional offices on October 29 or 30. Our staff will deliver the kits to agency partners across our region for distribution to youth facing homelessness.

Learn more and register: https://www.unitedwayeo.ca/hygiene-kits/

Notre projet communautaire pour l’automne 2021, Trousses d’hygiène pour jeunes itinérants, est une façon sécuritaire pour les gens et les groupes de faire du bénévolat et de contribuer activement au bien-être de nos communautés.
Aidez-nous à créer 470 trousses d’hygiène pour les jeunes itinérants dans le besoin des communautés de Prescott et Russell, d’Ottawa, ainsi que des comtés de Lanark et de Renfrew.

Les membres de la communauté recueillent les articles nécessaires. Ils les emballent en trousses individuelles et les livrent, le 29 ou le 30 octobre, à l’un des quatre bureaux régionaux de Centraide de l’Est de l’Ontario. Notre personnel livrera ensuite les trousses à ses agences partenaires de la région afin que ces dernières puissent les remettre aux jeunes itinérants dans le besoin.

En savoir plus et s’inscrire: https://www.centraideeo.ca/trousses-dhygiene-pour-jeunes-itinerants/
Location: United Way East Ontario has four offices:
Centraide Est de l'Ontario a quatre bureaux:

Carleton Place
20 Bennett Street, Unit 210 / 20 rue Bennett suite 210

Ottawa
363 rue Coventry Rd.

Hawkesbury
134 Main Street East, Suite 103 / 134, rue Main Est, bureau 103

Pembroke
130 Pembroke Street West / 130 rue Pembroke Ouest

Deadline: Oct 27, 2021
Volunteers who become Friendly Visitors will be introduced to Residents who have little family or community contact. Volunteers benefit by knowing you are making a difference in someone's life by developing a relationship over time. Residents benefit enormously from the sense of belonging they feel from being a part of the relationship.
Location: 99 New Orchard Avenue
Deadline: Sep 30, 2021
Volunteers who become Friendly Visitors will be introduced to Residents who have little family or community contact. Volunteers benefit by knowing you are making a difference in someone's life by developing a relationship over time. Residents benefit enormously from the sense of belonging they feel from being a part of the relationship.
Location: 99 New Orchard Avenue
Deadline: Sep 30, 2021
Are you a student, retired or working individual looking for an exciting volunteer opportunity?

Abbeyfield Houses Society of Ottawa is a not-for-profit seniors’ residence affiliated with Abbeyfield International, with 1,100 houses in 25 countries worldwide.

We are looking for a Handyperson to support the Director of Property Management in maintaining the physical appearance and operations of the House.

Duties and Responsibilities:
- Support the Director of Property Management in conducting House inspections
-Support the Director of Property Management in seeking out vendors and obtaining quotes for various projects
- Support the Director of Property Management in managing volunteer handy people and gardeners including maintaining a list of small repairs and tasks
- Act as a first point of contact for emergencies (after 911) in the absence of the Property Manager
- Complete small repairs or coordinate the completion of small repairs as required
- Support the Property Manager in the development and implementation of a regular maintenance schedule for all major appliances and equipment
- Ensure tools and equipment are stored appropriately (protecting against theft, injury, unnecessary wear)
- Seasonal activities as may be required, placement of winter mat), salt/gravel on walk ways
- Complete minor house renovations including painting and minor construction projects, hanging curtains, pictures and moving furniture
- Assist with general maintenance of the house including changing lightbulbs, checking smoke detectors, etc.

Qualifications:
Knowledge of property management and maintenance
Good communications skills
Initiative
Good judgment
Location: 425 Parkdale Ave
Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Oct 15, 2021
The duties of a paralegal would be expected to undertake include case management, filing documents, legal research, interviewing clients, drafting and analyzing legal documents, preparing for and assisting with trials, and attending legal proceedings.

Candidate should be well versed in criminal law, civil law, mediation, and Children's Aid Society. The candidate must have some relative experience and education related to the position. Bilingualism is an asset.

Volunteers may work part time. During this outbreak period, interviews and work may be done from home, however, as an essential service provider, the organization has taken steps to ensure that safety precautions are taken within the office should one need to come in. Dedication to this position is important.
Location: 265 Montreal Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1L 6C4
Deadline: Nov 1, 2021
We are looking for a volunteer with vast experience that will be in charge of:
- Marketing campaigns and branding techniques for our organization
- Conducting research and analyze trends in the product or service offered by the organization to develop marketing strategies
-Promoting our services via social media i.e. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and to the community
-Tracking and analyzing the performance of advertising campaigns

Any other duties assigned

The candidate must have some relative experience and education related to the position. Bilingualism is an asset.
During this outbreak period, interviews and work may be done from home, however, as an essential service provider, the organization has taken steps to ensure that safety precautions are taken within the office should one need to come in. Dedication to this position is important especially during this time.
Location: 265 Montreal Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1L 6C4
Deadline: Nov 1, 2021
Job purpose

Typically, the broad range of duties assigned to a law clerk includes conducting legal research, preparing bench memos, drafting orders and opinions, proofreading the judge's orders and opinions, verifying citations, communicating with counsel regarding case management and procedural requirements, and assisting during courtroom proceedings.

Candidate should be well versed in criminal law, civil law, mediation, and Children's Aid society. The candidate must have some relative experience and education related to the position. Bilingualism is an asset.

Candidates may work part time. During this outbreak period, interviews and work may be done from home, however, as an essential service provider, the organization has taken steps to ensure that safety precautions are taken within the office should one need to come in. Dedication to this position is important.
Location: 265 Montreal Road, Ottawa, Ontario K1L 6C4
Deadline: Nov 1, 2021
Organization: Twice Upon a Time
Are you passionate about reading, and about making a difference in your local community? Do you love working with others and planning creative projects to share your passions? Are you interested in making connections with other charities in Ottawa to work together to help local kids? Twice Upon a Time is looking for a new President. We are a charitable organization that gives books to children in the Ottawa area to support literacy and encourage a love of reading.
We value the diversity of our clients, community partners, volunteers, and board members. We recognise, respect, and appreciate individual differences, and we welcome your unique contributions to make our Board stronger. While experience with charitable work and/or public speaking are assets for our new president, we also value lived experience and identity as a member of Indigenous, Black and/or People of Colour communities and/or as a Person with Disabilities, or member of other equity groups, and the ability to apply an equity and inclusion lens to services. We are excited to welcome a fresh perspective and an emerging leader, and are a family-friendly organization that offers flexibility and a strong network of support.
The full position description is included below, and you can find out more about Twice Upon a Time:
• On our website http://www.twiceuponatime.ca/
• By listening to this radio interview, “How the volunteer run program Twice Upon a Time is ramping up efforts during the pandemic to give kids free books,” https://www.cbc.ca/listen/live-radio/1-98-in-town-and-out/clip/15791115-how-volunteer-run-program-twice-upon-time-ramping

or
• By watching this TV clip about our program: “Regional Contact: Twice Upon a Time
https://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/features/regional-contact/regional-contact-archive?clipId=1429818&binId=1.4643462&playlistPageNum=1


The President leads the Board of Directors and guides the organisation in meeting the goals and objectives for Twice Upon a Time. The President is a key spokesperson for the organisation and ensures successful operations.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Lead the Board, in keeping with the organisation’s mission and strategic priorities
• Communicate with the Board (timely, relevant) so they can make decisions
• Chair monthly Board meetings (can also rotate chair duties)
• Call executive meetings (President, VP, Secretary, Treasurer) as needed
• Provide direction for new projects
• Review annual budget and monthly financial statements
• Review draft grant applications and fundraising initiatives
• Act as spokesperson for the organisation, including preparing speeches and interview notes as needed.
• Has a @twiceuponatime.ca email address
• Plan board strategic sessions as needed, with the Vice-President
• Ensure new relationships and partnerships are developed with like-minded organisations
• Ensure governance requirements are met (bylaws, insurance, annual general meeting, memberships and fees)
• Sign partnership agreements / MOUs with other organisations
• Signing authority for banking
• Occasionally issue cheques when Treasurer is away (reimburse volunteers, pay expenses)
• Decide on special event requests outside of existing neighbourhoods served
• Approve spending (book sales, marketing/branding) as a member of the executive team, per the Delegation of Authority Framework
• Conduct succession planning for board and nomination of new board members
• Meet with new / prospective board members

Estimated time commitment: 5-10 hours per month

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Vous avez une passion pour la lecture et souhaitez faire une différence au sein de votre communauté locale ? Vous aimez travailler avec les autres et planifier des projets créatifs qui vous permettent de partager vos passions ? Vous cherchez à créer des liens avec d’autres œuvres de bienfaisance à Ottawa afin de travailler ensemble dans le but d’aider les enfants de la région ? Il était deux fois cherche à combler le poste de président. Nous sommes un organisme de bienfaisance qui donne des livres aux enfants dans la région d’Ottawa afin de soutenir la littératie et encourager l’amour de la lecture.
Nous valorisons la diversité chez nos clients, nos partenaires communautaires, nos bénévoles ainsi qu’auprès des membres du conseil. Nous reconnaissons, respectons et apprécions les différences individuelles et nous saluons votre unique apport qui fortifie notre conseil. Bien qu’une certaine expérience dans le domaine du travail de bienfaisance et une habileté à s’exprimer en public soient des atouts, vous valorisons également l’expérience de vie et l’apport des membres des communautés autochtone, noire ou celles des gens de couleur ou des personnes ayant un handicap, des membres d’un autre groupe visé par l’équité ainsi que des membres qui auront une approche inclusive relativement aux services que nous offrons. Nous sommes heureux d’accueillir une personne qui posera un regard neuf tout en faisant preuve de leadership; nous sommes un organisme orienté vers la famille qui offre flexibilité et soutien à travers un solide réseau.
La description complète du poste est incluse ci-après et vous pouvez vous familiariser davantage avec Il était deux fois :
• Visite de notre site Web Il était deux fois.ca
• Écoute de notre entrevue radiophonique, “How the volunteer run program Twice Upon a Time is ramping up efforts during the pandemic to give kids free books,” https://www.cbc.ca/listen/live-radio/1-98-in-town-and-out/clip/15791115-how-volunteer-run-program-twice-upon-time-ramping
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• Visionnement d’un clip télévisé concernant notre programme : “Regional Contact: Twice Upon a Time”.
Description du poste : président
Le rôle de président est de mener le conseil d’administration et guider l’organisation à réaliser les buts et objectifs d’Il était deux fois. Le président ou la présidente est également porte-parole pour l’organisation et veille à son bon fonctionnement https://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/features/regional-contact/regional-contact-archive?clipId=1429818&binId=1.4643462&playlistPageNum=1
Devoirs et responsabilités :
• Mener le conseil à la lumière de la mission de l’organisme et des priorités stratégiques
• Communiquer avec le conseil (en temps opportun et selon la pertinence) afin que ses membres puissent prendre des décisions
• Présider les rencontres mensuelles du conseil (peut aussi alterner les tâches de la présidence)
• Convoquer des rencontres de l’exécutif au besoin (président(e), vice-président
• (e), secrétaire, trésorier (e))
• Orienter les nouveaux projets
• Réviser le budget annuel et les états financiers
• Réviser les ébauches de demandes de subvention et les initiatives de financement
• Agir à titre de porte-parole pour l’organisation, notamment préparer des discours et des notes d’entrevues au besoin
• Posséder une adresse courriel @ilétaitdeuxfois.ca
• Planifier des séances stratégiques du conseil au besoin avec le ou la vice-président (e)
• Veiller à ce que les nouvelles relations et partenariats se fassent avec des organismes ayant les mêmes aspirations
• Veiller à ce que les exigences de la gouvernance soient respectées (les arrêtés municipaux, l’assurance, les rencontres générales annuelles, les abonnements et les frais)
• Signer des ententes de partenariats / protocoles d’entente avec d’autres organisations
• Autoriser la signature de documents bancaires
• Émettre occasionnellement des chèques lorsque la personne responsable de la trésorerie est absente (rembourser les bénévoles, payer des dépenses )
• Prendre des décisions relativement aux demandes d’événements spéciaux en dehors des quartiers actuellement desservis
• Approuver des dépenses (ventes de livres, marketing/marque) à titre de membre de l’équipe exécutive par le biais du Delegation of Authority Framework
• Diriger la planification successorale pour le conseil et la nomination de nouveaux membres du conseil
• Rencontrer les nouveaux membres du conseil ainsi que les membres potentiels

Disponibilité estimée 5 à 10 heures par mois

Location: 404 McArthur Street
Deadline: Sep 30, 2021
The Distress Centre of Ottawa & Region provides a free and confidential telephone service offering suicide prevention, crisis intervention, psychological stabilization, emotional support, information and referrals to individuals of all ages. We help people in varying degrees of distress or crisis who are experiencing a wide range of problems including suicidal thoughts, abuse or violence, mental or physical illness, bereavement, addictions, sexuality and interpersonal problems, youth-related issues, unemployment and more. Our volunteer Crisis Line Responders are trained in active listening techniques, communication skills, crisis intervention and suicide prevention techniques. They help our clients assess their own situations, to establish goals and priorities, and they can link the callers to appropriate resources in the community if needed.

If interested, please visit www.dcottawa.on.ca to fill out an application! IMPORTANT: You must fill out an application on the Distress Centre Website. www.dcottawa.on.ca
Location: Confidential. Located within the Ottawa area. Accessible by OC Transpo or personal vehicle with parking.
Deadline: Oct 25, 2021
We are looking for kitchen volunteers to help our staff prepare and serve hot meals!

Every day, we serve hundreds of hot meals to our community. We serve breakfast from 8AM-9:30AM and lunch 1PM-2:30PM. We also prep meals for after school programs as well as deliver hot meals to nearby community housing.

In this role, you would:
-help prepare and serve clients breakfast and lunch
-help prepare meals for deliveries
-help clean the kitchen after preparation
-clean dishes using the commercial dishwasher
-must be able to lift 25 lbs and must wear proper footwear

This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to get work experience or volunteer hours. We provide our volunteers with a hot meal and references. You would be working under the direction of a red seal chef in our commercial kitchen.

Shifts are available Monday-Friday between the hours of 7:30AM-10:30AM or 12:45-4PM. We are flexible and can work together to find a schedule that suits your needs, so please reach out if you are available during the day but might not be able to do these exact shifts.
Location: 1100 Medford St
Deadline: Dec 1, 2021
We are looking for volunteers for our clothing programs! At the Caldwell Family Centre, we have a clothing depot that sells clothing for children and adults as well as household items at affordable prices to help the community afford what they need. All proceeds go towards our clothing assistance program which provides free boxes of clothing to those in need.

In the clothing depot, we are looking for volunteers with a retail background to:
-help organize, merchandise and price donated items
-sort through donated items for items to sell
-assist in sales to our clients
-help train new comers to Canada, or those who are new to working, in retail procedures and processes to help them gain work experience

In our clothing assistance program, we are looking for volunteers to:
-help sort donated items
-create clothing assistance boxes based on the needs of the client who submitted the request
-follow up with clients to ensure they were satisfied
-great for those who need work experience, are new to Canada or need volunteer hours

We offer flexible shifts from Tuesday-Friday, 8AM-12PM & 1PM-4PM. We can help find a schedule that suits your needs! We offer all volunteers a hot meal and references.
Location: 1100 Medford St
Deadline: Dec 1, 2021
We are looking for volunteers to help with our foodbank at the Caldwell Centre. Every day, we provide hundreds of clients with fresh food. In some cases, we provide 80-85% of a household's food. We also deliver food to those who are disabled and not able to make it to our location.

In this role, you would:
-unpack donated food
-categorize and box donated food
-unload food delivery Monday mornings
-pack boxes for food bank deliveries
-serve clients who come into the food bank by providing them with the food items they need
-register new clients in the system
-share agency programming with those who need additional services
-must be able to lift 25 lbs and must wear closed toe shoes

We have opportunities available Monday to Friday, 8AM-12PM & 1PM-4PM.

We are flexible and can work with you to find a schedule that suits you! We have a scheduling app that ensures you are able to schedule yourself whenever you have time. We offer our volunteers a hot lunch as well as references if needed.
Location: 1100 Medford St
Deadline: Dec 1, 2021
Organization: The Door Youth Centre
At Door Youth Centre, we are looking for volunteers with musical talent such as guitar playing, piano or drumming. We hope to secure an Instructor Volunteer to teach youth how to play any of those instruments, candidates must be able to connect with at-risk youth.Volunteers hours would be any day (Monday to Thursday between the hours of 4pm-9pm). We require minimum 3 hours a week. A vulnerable police Check is a must.
Location: 2-755 Somerset Street West
Deadline: Sep 30, 2021
We are looking for a Legal Researcher who is well versed in criminal law, civil law, mediation and Children's Aid Society. Candidate must have some relative experience and education related to the position. Bilingualism is an asset.

During this outbreak period, interviews and work may be done from home, however, as as essential service provider, the organization has taken steps to ensure that safety precautions are taken within the office should one need to come in. Dedication to this position is important especially at this time.
Location: 265 Montreal Road, Vanier
Deadline: Nov 1, 2021
Responsibilities
- Develop and produce promotional material for use on website, social media, presentations and events.
- Develop and create graphics and 2D animations for social media

Requirements
- Experience with design and motion design software
- Work on its own independently with minimum supervision
- We are a creative team and need another creative brain :)
- French is an asset

Additional notes:
- Work from home
- The candidate will be using his own computer.

If interested, please send your resume to contact@tasnimkhalladi.ca
Location: Riverside, Ottawa, ON
Deadline: Sep 25, 2021
BFM Foundation (Canada) is a national Christian organization with over 50 thrift stores across Canada. The net revenue from all Mission Thrift Stores is devoted to Joint Ministry of BFM Foundation (Canada) and Bible League Canada. These funds are used to establish adult literacy programs, church planter training, children’s ministry programs, and distributes Bibles in 43 countries around the world. The stores operate primarily by dedicated volunteers.
Mission Thrift Store Orleans is currently seeking Volunteer Board Members who understand and support the vision and purpose of BFM Foundation (Canada).
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION

The Treasurer has an extremely important role to play in overseeing, managing or being responsible for the financial resources of the Mission Thrift Store. The Treasurer ensures that the records are kept properly, whether he/she does so, or if the responsibility is delegated. The Treasurer ensures that reports are made available to the board for the regular board meetings and that data and statistics are made available on a regular basis to the board, staff and volunteers. The Treasurer ensures that the Annual Financial Statements are prepared based upon a Review Engagement by a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) for the Annual General Meeting.

In all of these areas, the Treasurer is responsible for ensuring that effective financial systems and procedures are established, consistently followed and in line with best practices and legal requirements.

RESPONSIBILITIES
⦁ Prepare daily or weekly reports on sales and related statistics
⦁ Prepare monthly financial and statistical reports
⦁ Prepare all reports in a timely manner
⦁ Ensure that Annual Statements are prepared in a timely manner
⦁ Explain the Annual Financial Statements to the Mission Thrift Store Members at the Annual General Meeting, plus additional statistics
⦁ Submit Annual Financial Statements to BFM Foundation (Canada)
⦁ Ensure all funds are counted and banked with proper cash controls in place
⦁ Ensure all accounts payable, including government accounts, are paid in a timely manner

General Financial Oversight:
⦁ Oversee and present budgets, accounts, and financial statements to the Board
⦁ Liaise with designated staff regarding financial matters
⦁ Ensure that appropriate financial systems and controls are in place
⦁ Ensure compliance with relevant legislation
⦁ Ensure that record-keeping and accounts meet the conditions of statutory bodies

Funding, Fundraising and Sales:
⦁ Advise on the fundraising strategy of the Mission Thrift Store
⦁ Ensure use of funds complies with conditions set by BFM Foundation (Canada)
⦁ Ensure fundraising and sales complies with relevant legislation and is bound by effective financial systems and controls
⦁ Ensure effective monitoring and reporting



Financial Planning and Budgeting
⦁ Prepare and present budgets
⦁ Advise on financial implications of strategic and operational plans
⦁ Present revised financial forecasts based on actual spending

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Knowledge
The Treasurer must have proficient knowledge in the following areas:

⦁ Bookkeeping and accounting procedures
⦁ Volunteer and community sectors

Skills
The Treasurer must demonstrate the following skills:

⦁ Prepare and understand budgets and financial reports
⦁ Bookkeeping and accounting
⦁ Sound understanding of risk management
⦁ Critical and logical thinking, analysis, and/or reasoning to identify underlying processes
⦁ Computer literacy, including the ability to correspond by email, operate Excel and Word

Personal Attributes
The Treasurer must maintain strict confidentiality in performing the duties of the Treasurer. The Treasurer must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:

⦁ Be honest, trustworthy and respectful
⦁ Demonstrate sound work ethics and personal integrity
⦁ High level of integrity, confidentiality and accountability
Location: 1777 Tenth Line RD
Orleans, Ottawa
Deadline: Oct 31, 2021
BFM Foundation (Canada) is a national Christian organization with over 50 thrift stores across Canada. The net revenue from all Mission Thrift Stores is devoted to Joint Ministry of BFM Foundation (Canada) and Bible League Canada. These funds are used to establish adult literacy programs, church planter training, children’s ministry programs, and distributes Bibles in 43 countries around the world. The stores operate primarily by dedicated volunteers.
Mission Thrift Store Orleans is currently seeking Volunteer Board Members who understand and support the vision and purpose of BFM Foundation (Canada).
Board Members are responsible for board governance, ensuring compliance with applicable laws and bylaws, conducting board business effectively and efficiently and holding overall accountability for the organization. Board Members will be relied upon to assist with business development duties, including the creation of suitable and beneficial partnerships and assessing the Mission Thrift Store.

Qualifications:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
· Experience in community relations and relationship building, generally
· Ability to build relationships and work with volunteers, staff and community members.
· Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
· Ability to communicate in a friendly and informative manner with people from a wide variety of cultural and ethnic backgrounds and lifestyles.
· Organizational, strategic planning and implementation skills
· Experience in real estate, insurance, professional or business management

Working Conditions: Board Members will be expected to attend monthly/bi-monthly board meetings, Volunteer Appreciation events, Annual General Meetings. Board Members may be assigned positions that will take up extra time (Secretary, Treasurer, Chair or Vice Chair).
Board Members may be asked to attend the BFM Foundation (Canada) Annual Conference as a Voting Delegate in May, in the Toronto area.
Location: 1777 Tenth Line Rd
Orleans, On
Deadline: Oct 31, 2021
Organization: Ottawa Tool Library
The OTL is looking to grow our team of talented staff at the library who manage our Webstore during our hours of operation (Tuesday to Sat). Webstore support volunteers are needed to be on hand when the library is open to assist members with donations and picking up Webstore purchases. Webstore support volunteers will receive and sort donations, research, price, tag, photograph, and upload items to be sold on the Webstore. Once trained, Webstore support volunteers will work independently under the guidance of the Webstore Team Lead. Some tasks may be able to be completed from home. If you'd like to join our library staff, please let us know!
Location: 877A Boyd Ave, Ottawa ON, K2A 2E2
Deadline: Dec 6, 2021
Organization: Ottawa Tool Library
The Ottawa Tool Library (OTL) is a non-profit tool lending library in Ottawa located near Carling Ave and the 417. We offer four categories of tools: hand tools, power tools, lawn and garden tools, and kitchen tools. Additionally, we will soon offer a supervised and fully-equipped WorkSpace where members who have completed mandatory safety training can rent bench time to work on projects. We are entirely volunteer-driven, and are always looking for community-minded individuals to lend their talents, time, and energy to the cause.

Tool Ninjas (time commitment 4-8 hours a month) are needed to be on hand when our Library is open. In the Library, our Tool Ninjas advise members in choosing the right tools for the job, as well as in their proper and safe use.

Successful Tool Ninjas will have the following qualifications:

* Be friendly, outgoing, and comfortable in engaging with our enthusiastic members;
* Be open and accepting of cultural and individual diversity, in both our membership and our volunteers.
* Be comfortable in advising members on their projects – tools, materials, and techniques – and in admitting lack of knowledge if necessary.

If you'd like to contribute your time and expertise to the fastest growing constructive community in Ottawa, please let us know!
Location: 877A Boyd Ave, Ottawa ON K2A 2E2
Deadline: Dec 6, 2021
Organization: Ottawa Tool Library
The OTL is looking to grow our team of talented staff at the library who manage our front desk during our hours of operation (Mon, Wed and Sat). This includes our Librarians who manage interactions with members and the public, such as loans, renewals, open/close, resolve concerns and promote the library. Tool Ninjas are needed to be on hand when the library is open to assist members with choosing the right tool(s) for their project and advising on proper tool use for the safety of our members and longevity of our tools. If you'd like to join our library staff, please let us know!
Location: 877A Boyd Ave, Ottawa ON K2A 2E2
Deadline: Dec 6, 2021
Our Groceries for Seniors program is recruiting volunteers to join their team of grocery shoppers!
Volunteers are provided with a grocery list and completes this grocery order at the Fallingbrook Metro on 10th line road in Orleans and deliver grocery order to the clients homes. Mileage paid to volunteers.
**Must be willing to deliver to rural areas such as Vars/Navan/Cumberland.
Further details will be provided by the Groceries Coordinator.
Location: 215-1980 Ogilvie Road
Deadline: Sep 30, 2021
To deliver meals to seniors in east end of Ottawa (Orleans, Gloucester, Blackburn Hamlet) once or twice a week. Deliveries are between 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Mileage is paid and a police record check is required. This position would be of interest to those who like to work with seniors and have a vehicle.
Location: Orleans Health Hub - 2225 Mer Bleue Road
Deadline: Sep 30, 2021
Do some administrative functions as assigned.
Responsible for the following:
Ensures credit is received for outstanding memos;
Reports sales taxes by calculating requirements on paid invoices;
Willingness to take on numbers and data based projects which may edge just outside of the Accounting Department;
Disburses petty cash by recording entry and verifying documentation;
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities;
Protects organization’s value by keeping information confidential;
Completes payments and controls expenses by receiving, processing, verifying, and reconciling invoices;
Maintains historical records by filing documents;
Reconcile processed work by verifying entries and comparing system reports to balances;
Verifies vendor accounts by reconciling monthly statements and related transactions;
Issues stop-payments or purchase order amendments;
Maintains accounting ledgers by verifying and posting account transactions;
Accomplishes accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed;
Charges expenses to accounts and cost centers by analyzing invoice/expense reports; recording entries.
Location: 2784 A Lancaster Road, Ottawa ON K1B 4S4
Deadline: Sep 30, 2021
The Ottawa Power Wheelchair Hockey League (OPWHL) is a floor hockey league, established in the fall of 2009, to provide a quality, organized, recreational and social program for people with disabilities. All of the players use power wheelchairs and have limited or no upper body strength and/or mobility and yet they can play hockey, excel and significantly benefit from participating in sport.

We are currently seeking volunteers for the following positions for our new season which is set to begin on November 7th/2021.

1) Assistants:
This position will entail assisting with various tasks such as helping players get prepared for games, equipment setup and take down, assist with keeping score of game, running the game clock. We are always in need of assistants to help deliver this wonderful sport to our members!

2) Referees:
Referees will be tasked to referee our season league and playoff games. You do not need an in-depth knowledge of hockey to excel in this position. You will be trained for this position.
Location: Greenboro Community Center (363 Lorry Greenberg Drive)

2) Coaches:
Coaches will be responsible for being present for their weekly game, and managing their very own team of PowerHockey players. Prior knowledge of sports would be an asset. You will be trained on the PowerHockey specific knowledge.
Day of Week: Sunday 12:00-3:00 (time will vary depending on your position and game schedule)
Location: 363 Lorry Greenberg Drive - Greenboro Community Center
Deadline: Nov 30, 2021
Our digital marketing agency is looking for a volunteer to help with the content creation for the different digital assets of the agency.
RESPONSABILITIES:
- Develop original and creative copy for our social media channels
- Create the content of the agency's website and the blog taking into consideration the SEO best practices
- Develop content for the monthly newsletters
Please send your resume to contact@tasnimkhalladi.ca
Location: Riverside, Ottawa
Deadline: Sep 30, 2021
Fundamentals of CoSA - open to anyone interested (no obligation to become a volunteer): Wednesday, September 22nd, 6pm-8pm. If still interested after the Fundamentals of CoSA, attend the rest of training that follows, facillitated by professionals - email admin@cosa-ottawa.ca for dates, info and to register.

Circles of Support and Accountability (CoSA) is a Canada-wide community-based reintegration program that assists individuals who have been incarcerated for committing sexual offenses, and seek our help voluntarily, in their effort to develop a meaningful, crime-free life in the community. Volunteers meet as a group and individually with a 'core member' to assist with the reintegration process. We are looking for mature, enthusiastic individuals of all ages (min. 21 years old), from all backgrounds and lifestyles, in particular, Indigenous, males, and recently or soon-to-be retired; who are non-judgmental, resourceful and have approx. 2 hours/week, and can commit to being involved for at least one year.
Location: 211 Bronson Ave unit 207A, Ottawa (ON), K1R 6H5
Deadline: Sep 22, 2021
This is an opportunity for individuals who have or wish to develop experience with digital outreach and advocacy. We wish to build internal systems and progresses to raise awareness through social media about the important work that we do improving nutrition, education and health care in India. We wish to explore additional ways to broaden our appeal and to raise awareness and ultimately donations for our innovative programming. We are an all volunteer organization with no salaried staff.

Do you have the following qualifications:
- Past fundraising and event experience
- Strong verbal and written communications skills
- Highly-motivated and well-organized
- Grant writing experience

Canadians Sharing Locally and Globally is a registered charity that relieves the effects of poverty and creates new opportunities in South India and for Worldwide Disaster Relief. Locally we share by engaging volunteers and building awareness of the needs and opportunities that people in South India and elsewhere face. We build awareness in local communities throughout the world for our programs and the direct beneficial relief that the programs deliver.

Globally we share by engaging volunteers all over the world in supporting our charitable partners as we carry out nutritional, medical, educational and disaster relief programs that build health, relieve poverty, improve education and create the foundation for social change.
Location: Ottawa
Deadline: Sep 30, 2021
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