VO is recruiting and deploying volunteers to respond to the volunteer needs specific to COVID-19 in Ottawa, Prescott-Russell, Lanark County and Renfrew County while ensuring proper screening and training protocals to safeguard the health of those volunteering and those they are assisting. Please see the intake portals for volunteers, for members, and for other agencies on our hompage. VO’s COVID 19 volunteer deployment program is supported by the Government of Canada’s Emergency Community Support Fund and the Ottawa Community Foundation.
Organization: Results Canada
Commitment: Ongoing (more than a year)
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 5
Location: Ottawa - Central
Deadline: Dec 23, 2020
Volunteer Opportunity Address
PLEASE EMAIL IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, WE ARE WORKING REMOTELY AND DO NOT HAVE ACCESS TO OUR PHONES.
Location varies - please contact. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the group is meeting virtually. The meeting is once a month on the 2nd Tuesday at 7-9pm.
Good for people interested in: Social Media; Writing; COVID-19 Virtual Volunteering; Legal/Advocacy
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
You will build a close relationship with community members and a meaningful relationship with volunteers and staff. You will be part of a community of like-minded individuals committed to creating change and you will hone and grow different skills from running meetings, communicating, raising awareness, training and more.
How will the organization benefit?
Results Canada volunteers leverage millions of dollars for programs and improved policies that give the people living in the Global South, the health, education, and opportunity they need to thrive. We are a global movement of passionate advocates who believe in the power of civic engagement.
The organization will benefit as thanks to the involvement of the volunteer and their actions taken, we will be one step closer to living in a world without extreme poverty.
Organization category: Law, advocacy and politics
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - Seniors (65+); Families; Groups; Persons with a disability; New Canadians
Public transportation available: Yes
This position can accommodate persons with a disability: YesApply