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Yard work and/or small repairs - Cat-a-Match Rescue


Organization: Volunteer Ottawa

Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)

Availability: Days; Evenings

Language Preference: Bilingual

Number of Positions Available: 2

Location: Prescott Russell

Deadline: Jul 17, 2020


This is a short-term position that will assist Cat-a-Match Rescue located in Prescott-Russell.

As a volunteer you will be helping with yard work such as:
- Cleaning up
- Grass cutting
- Weed removal
- Burning branches with permission from municipality and supervision by owner of the property which encompasses 4 buildings.

If you have experience as a handyman, as a volunteer you would replace 2 window screens as well as nail siding to the front porch.

Time Commitment: This position could take 1-3 days or until it is completed.

For more information, please contact Joanne at


Joanne Gontar


Volunteer Opportunity Address
4890 St Paul, St Eugene ON, K0B1P0 (near Hawkesbury)


Good for people interested in: COVID-19 Light Touch Volunteering

You will be working with: Animals

Organization category: Environment

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; None of the above