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Organization: Dandelion Dance
Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)
Availability: Weekends; Evenings
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 45
Deadline: Dec 13, 2020
Volunteer Opportunity Address
Good for people interested in: COVID-19 Light Touch Volunteering; Transportation of goods; Arts, Crafts and Photography; Companionship/Visiting
You will be working with: Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Women
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
So many girls in our community are feeling more isolated because of COVID-19. Many are missing extra-curricular activities. Feel a sense of connection with girls in our community; have fun supporting girls' access to fun arts activities that engage the imagination.
How will the organization benefit?
Our organization has received TONS of requests for our arts kits, but we desperately need more volunteers in order to meet the demand for this program.
Organization category: Culture and recreation
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week
This position would be great for - Young Adults (19-24); New Canadians
Vulnerable sector check required: Yes
This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes
Police record check required: YesApply