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Fundraising Committee   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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YouthSpeak
Virtual at this time
Join a fundraising planning committee for various fundraising events held throughout the year * participate in planning meetings (approx. 2-3 hours each) monthly initially, then biweekly/weekly as the event approaches * support tasks between meetings as determined by the committee (approx. 2-3 hours/week)
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WindReach Farm
Various locations in Durham Region
Beyond the Farm Gate delivers educational, recreational and therapeutic programming * under supervision, organize and deliver activities * animal visits, wool demonstrations, curriculum based activities and more * visit schools, hospitals, seniors facilities, clubs and organizations within the Durham Region * attend outreach events for WindReach Farm as part of Beyond the Farm Gate
Welcome Centre Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Grandview Children's Centre
Grandview Children's Centre, Grandview West and Paul Dwyer
Complete Covid-19 health screening with clients, families and visitors to the centre * provide a friendly welcome and provide answers to general inquiries in a courteous professional manner
One Voice - QTPOC Youth Collective   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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AIDS Committee of Durham Region
Help to develop and run educational events for One Voice, a collective to meet the health needs and define the social service gaps experienced by Queer and Trans People of Colour (QTPOC) aged 13 to 29  
 
Previous initiatives One Voice did include a collection of sexual health and identity writings and art called "I is a powerful pronoun", planning events such as the Black Love QTBIPOC Valentine's event on Feb 12, and building and planting the One Voice community garden to support HIV-positive members of the ACDR community.
Program volunteer   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Harmony Hill Retirement Community
Assist with setting up and facilitating activities on assigned shifts * organize necessary resources for the program and clean up after * bring an upbeat, positive vibe to your time with residents. Smile. Have fun.
Relay For Life High School Chair, Committee Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Canadian Cancer Society, Durham Region
Form and be a part of a planning committee for a Relay For Life event at your high school
Grant Writer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Durham Alliance Outreach
Grant writer * develop and write grant proposals and make funding applications to foundations and other grant-making organizations * organize and submit grant requests, establish and maintain foundation contacts * maintain a calendar of submissions and other deadlines * research grants/funding opportunities * make donation requests to banks, social clubs and organizations
Volunteer Steering Committee Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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FOOTPRINTS 4 Autism
Currently meeetings are held via Zoom
Join the FOOTPRINTS Steering Committee * the steering committee meets once per month for 2 hours at either Dunbarton-Fairport United Church in Pickering or St. Mark’s United Church in Whitby (meetings are currently on Zoom due to COVID19) * depending on responsibilities assigned, members should expect 1-3 hours of preparation and/or sub-committee meetings * participate in awareness events as needed to represent the organization 
 
Seeking candidates who are excellent communicators and forward strategic thinkers that enjoy collaborative teamwork * and have experience/skill sets in the following categories: knowledge of the Autism community and/or lived experience, Human Resources, Finance, Legal and or Fund Development
Director At Large   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Provide support at events or online when needed * attend board meetings * provide support to board and executive team if needed * must have Chair/President & CEO approval prior to responding to any internal or external communications  
 
The Director at Large is appointed by the Board of Directors to serve for a mandatory three-year term.
Director of Communications   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Lead the communications team * monitor current affairs and keep the President informed of that has a direct impact on our community * create, edit and maintain award applications, speeches, event text and website content with President and CEO approval * oversee marketing campaigns, media relations and external and internal communications * maintain updated Letter head, Company documents, email signatures and LOGO yearly review with President * Facebook: Maintain and edit the profile bio with President approval (Carion Fenn, Carion Fenn Network, Carion Fenn Foundation) – Monitor and update * Carion Fenn Network - Create blogs to encourage conversations * website editing: content (www.carionfenn.org, www.carionfenn.com, www.toegtherwearestronger.org, www.rarediseasexpo.com) * Hootsuite & Social Media Accounts (Create and Pre-program monthly tweets) * Press Release (Release press releases on what we are doing as required) * Newsletter and E-News (Create newsletter as required) * media (Tv &Newspaper: liaison with media set up interviews with Carion Fenn) * events (Present at events to greet and help Media) * marketing events (Post Events on Media Websites, Carion Fenn Network, Facebook, Eventbrite) * content creation (Create Event Text for all programs, REQUESTED CONTENTS AS REQUIRED) * TV Show: Health 180 with Carion Fenn * create and edit content for Volunteer Ad Post * implement strategies to promote the work of the organization * promote events, activities and awareness online * must have Chair/President and CEO approval prior to responding to all internal or external communications * create and maintain marketing material with President and CEO approval. Flyers, Brochures, Banners etc.
Executive Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Ajax
Administrative support to President & CEO, Executive Vice President and Executive team * file, telephone, documents, photocopy * monitor social media and provide support * communicate with volunteers, maintain and update email * coordinate Flag raising, proclamation and delegation requests and grant and funding lists * maintain and update award lists, complete award applications * attend Community and Program Events * help maintain office * recruit, schedule and track volunteer hours with monthly reports to President & CEO * manage membership and sponsor lists * coordinate community events (adopt the park) and other projects * human resources and other administrative duties
Fundraiser   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Researches and identify Funding opportunities * seeks sponsorship/donations * build relationships: raise funds through fundraising and sponsorship.
Grant Writer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Meeting space in Ajax
Grant writer * develop and write grant proposals and make funding applications to foundations and other grant-making organizations * organize and submit grant requests, establish and maintain foundation contacts * maintain a calendar of submissions and other deadlines * research grants/funding opportunities * make donation requests to banks, social clubs and organizations
Volunteer assistant coach   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Green Wave Soccer Toronto East
Assist lead coach with running sessions. (ie: setting up the games, helping to run games smoothly) * proactive pre-session planning of each Green Wave activity session attended * punctual and assisting in accurate and safe delivery of the soccer activity coaching content in the Green Wave programme during the session * monitoring and maintenance of a safe environment at all times during the session * reporting to and coordinating with the lead coach to ensure the maintenance of high quality Green Wave sessions at all times. 
 
COVID-19 considerations: Social distancing * frequent sanitization * Masks required
Office Hero   Durham Region  Whitby 
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Report to the Executive Assistant * provide support to the administrative team and will be the face of our organization by providing support at the front desk * perform administrative duties relating to the processing of gift and tax receipts, financial data entry, and operational support in the office
Committee Members   Durham Region  Pickering 
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LEADR (Learning Essentials for Adults in Durham Region), Literacy and Basic Skills
LEADR
Members to join board committees * Fundraising/Financial * Policy & Procedure * Board Development
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We Grow Food
Some volunteers also meet at the Oshawa Public Library
Help to update the main contact list which will feed both direct mail and elelctronic news
Social Companion/Friendly Visitor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
ThorntonView Long Term Care, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
Actively recruiting volunteers 
 
Engage a resident in activities and conversation, one to one * participate in activities of personal interest and ability
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Salvation Army (The), Oshawa, Thrift Store, Oshawa
Salvation Army Thrift Store, 45 King St E, Oshawa
Organize racks and shelves * ensure overall tidiness of store * assist customers
Event Planning Committee Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Durham Region Chapter, Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Durham Region Chapter
Help bring a brand-new event to Durham region- Quest4CF: a Halloween inspired, socially distanced scavenger hunt where families will "quest" around their local community solving clues, riddles and tasks on their search for treasure * assist with: logistics, sponsorship, event promotion and fundraising support * attend virtual planning meetings
Communications Support   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Support our Community Education and Family Support teams in creating flyers, PowerPoint presentations, e-blasts, social media posts, and much more!
Get (In)Formation Youth Peer Volunteer (ONLINE)   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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AIDS Committee of Durham Region
Oshawa, virtual or in-person meetings according to the group, group may choose to meet offsite
This is a youth-led program that is currently all online; by youth, for youth. Get (In)Formation is a sexual health empowerment program by and for young women who are Black, POC, and/or racialized, aged 13-29, in Durham Region * create spaces to address sexual health needs, how to have safer sex, and open dialogue about the unique issues discussed by peers * meet in advance to discuss ideas and develop the discussion * meeting set-up and delivery * facilitate activities * help plan the next event in Fall 2021 and support summer HIV self-testing initiatives.
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Toronto Wildlife Centre
Toronto Wildlife Centre (Rouge Park location) - main intersection: Steeles Ave East and Markham Road
Skilled volunteers with experience in carpentry, electrical, plumbing or painting work to assist in a variety of projects from cage construction to general repairs around the centre.
Event Organizer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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We Grow Food
South Patch, 863 Glen St S * Alexandra's Bounty,374 Simcoe St N * Carea 115 Grassmere Ave
We Grow Food has 7 events planned during the season * with the support of other volunteers, organize events to highlight We Grow Food * use your knowledge and energy to create 2 new fundraising events
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We Grow Food
Work with small team to secure funding for a Mobile Greenhouse Classroom * secure meetings for sponsorship presentations, find and work on leads for donations * help create public awareness about the project
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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
133 Church St, Bowmanville
Out of abundance of care, the Volunteer Program is suspended across all of Lakeridge Health hospitals We are still accepting electronic applications. Go to www.lakeridgehealth.on.ca and click on "join our team button" and complete the on line application. I will connect back with you with updates and let you know when we are able to onboard new volunteers. We continue to hope for a better tomorrow.  
 
Assist at New to You Shoppe with gently used clothing and small items * located off site to benefit Lakeridge Health Bowmanville * greet and serve customers * sort, price and display items * handle cash
Food Bank Assistant   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Salvation Army, Bowmanville, Food Bank - Bowmanville
Salvation Army Bowmanville, 75 Liberty St S, Bowmanville
Assist at food bank * sort food donations and pack food bags for clients * gather and pack frozen meat, produce and dairy bags for clients.
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Christian Horizons. Central East District
Oshawa
Instruct clients on life skills * sew, cook, shop, budget * safety skills * music, art * computers * mentor social awareness skills * develop trust * accompany into community to engage in social activities
Content Director   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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ON COVID-19 PROJECT
Directly manage the research and copywriting team managers * manage content calendar of what’s being posted when and ensure managers delegate tasks * enforce content distribution strategy * monitor goals and metrics associated with content strategy * ensure all content is aligned with project goals
Volunteer and Placement Program   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Central Lake Ontario Conservation
Durham Region
Volunteer programs are suspended due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic * volunteers may continue to register and will be notified when intake and training are safely able to resume 
 
Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority (CLOCA) has volunteer and non-paid work experience opportunities for secondary and post-secondary students * corporate opportunities * events Durham Children's Watershed Festival and Purple Woods Maple Syrup Festival
Volunteer Resources   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Oshawa (City of). Oshawa Senior Community Centres 55+
John St, Northview Branch, Delpark Branch, Conant Branch
Get involved at one of the locations of Oshawa Senior Community Centres 55+ * many volunteer opportunities to choose from * administration, committee member * support services, education, community relations * recreation, special projects, fundraising, virtual volunteering 
 
Click here to fill in an OSCC Volunteer Application Form
Volunteer Board of Directors   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Driftwood Theatre Group
Driftwood’s volunteer board members are ambassadors for accessible culture, engaging in governance, fundraising, event planning, visioning and hands-on assistance * a director’s involvement focuses primarily on their area of expertise  
 
Dedicated to reflecting Canada's rich diversity on and off stage, Driftwood encourages applicants of all backgrounds regardless of age, disability, ethno-cultural identity or gender 
 
The board currently meets approximately six times per year, primarily via video conference * interest from anywhere in the province is welcome * Term begins annually in January.
Board Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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META Vocational Services Inc, Ontario Employment Assistance Services
META’s Board of Directors seeks passionate, diverse, and experienced board members to contribute to the expertise and leadership of META
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YWCA Durham
YWCA, Oshawa
Attend quarterly meetings to review quarter and year-end financial reports * make financial recommendations to the Board
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Bethesda House, Shelter and Community Outreach Services
25 King St. West, Bowmanville, ON, L1C 1R2
Assist shoppers purchase new and gently-used womens, mens and childrens clothing * ensure tidiness of store * set up and take down displays * handle cash * sort clothing donations * promote, be able to talk to customers about Bethesda House
Event Planning   Clarington  Durham Region 
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A Gift of Art
Various in Clarington
Join the committee and plan events for A Gift of Art * attend weekly meetings, assist at events 
 
Protocols from local health authorities in place * provide masks, gloves and hand sanitizer and all surfaces cleaned twice daily
Event Supervisor   Clarington  Durham Region 
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A Gift of Art
Events in Clarington
Supervise volunteers * ensure each event runs smoothly * manage set up and take down * issue press releases and communiques * other duties as needed 
 
Protocols from local health authorities in place * provide masks, gloves and hand sanitizer and all surfaces cleaned twice daily
York Durham Heritage Railway   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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York Durham Heritage Railway
19 Railway St, Uxbridge
Many positions available at the York-Durham Heritage Railway Association * ambassador for the railway * assist with on-board services annual seasonal events * offer tourist train experience on heritage coaches, on-board entertainment * seasonal events in Uxbridge, snack bar and souvenir stand * establish and maintain a museum of railway memorabilia * promote rail heritage education
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Habitat for Humanity, Greater Toronto Area
Oshawa ReStore, Mid-Town Mall, 200 John St W, Oshawa
All Habitat Durham work-sites, offices, ReStores, and build sites are closed until further notice Assist ReStore Floor Manager * merchandise, store organization * product research, price items * assist with off-loading truck and other tasks as needed
Volunteer Program Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Habitat for Humanity, Greater Toronto Area
All Habitat Durham work-sites, offices, ReStores, and build sites are closed until further notice Assist the Volunteer Coordinator with all aspects of the volunteer program * seek out new volunteers, create volunteer schedules * attend events * organize volunteer appreciation events * assist the Volunteer Coordinator with other tasks as needed
Epilepsy Ambassador   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Epilepsy Durham Region
Epilepsy Durham Region, 310 Byron St S, Suite 3, Whitby
Due to circumstances relating to COVID-19, new requests for volunteer opportunities are temporarily on hold until further notice Assist with awareness building, fund raising events * help with outreach/public education, planning and fundraising
Child Support Assistant   Durham Region  Pickering  Whitby 
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FOOTPRINTS 4 Autism
Dunbarton Fairport United Church,1066 Dunbarton Rd * St. Mark's United Church, 201 Centre St, Whitby
Work independently to provide one-on-one supervision of child under 13 while they play, complete crafts and other activities * assist with set up, take down of activity stations
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March of Dimes Canada [Durham Region location], Aphasia and Communication Disabilities Program
Westminister United Church, 1850 Rossland Rd. E., Whitby, ON, L1N 3P2
The Communication Program Volunteer assists adults with aphasia and acquired communication disabilities in a group setting, by learning and applying supportive communication techniques * with guidance and support from Speech-Language Pathologists and Communicative Disorders Assistants, volunteers provide clients with opportunities to engage in conversation and increase life participation
Run for the Cure, Run Director, Logistics   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Canadian Cancer Society, Durham Region
Leadership opportunity for Canadian Cancer Society CIBC Run for the Cure, manage the Logistics committee * develop and execute a site plan * organize 1 km and 5 km route * recruit volunteers to support all local Run activities on the day of the event * lead meetings, motivate the committee * act as an ambassador for the organization
Experience Music - Various Positions   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Kindred Spirits Orchestra
Concerts in Markham Theatre, Richmond Hill Centre and CBC Glenn Gould Studio
Many opportunities to assist the Kindred Spirits Orchestra * help with stage set-up, food preparation, music library inventory * Instagram/Facebook/Twitter accounts maintenance, HTML website maintenance * marketing and design of posters, programs, and brochures * audio/video recording and editing, mailing lists * board of directors and committees
Fracture Prevention Educator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Osteoporosis Canada
Various seniors centres in Durham Region
Be trained to conduct education sessions on fracture prevention to seniors at seniors centres, retirement homes and active living programs in Durham Region * help with information tables at health fairs, community festivals and events
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Station Gallery
Station Gallery, 1450 Henry St, Whitby
Assist artist instructors to facilitate art programs for children, youth and families * assist with art activities, and clean up after class * must be comfortable working with large groups of children * experience working with children in an arts setting is an asset
Female Group Mentor   Brock  Durham Region  Scugog  Uxbridge 
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Durham
Schools in North Durham
Facilitate Go Girls, program for girls 12-14 to learn about food and nutrition * provide guidance, attention, praise and advice to instill trust and self-confidence * promote importance of staying in school and healthy relationships with family and peers
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Station Gallery
Station Gallery, Henry St, Whitby
Support the Artist Instructors in art classes with school groups * preparation, clean up * facilitate art projects and activities for K-8 children
Board of Directors   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Personal Attendant Care
Whitby Mall, Thickson and Dundas, Whitby
Serve on the volunteer Board * of interest to individuals who are involved in the delivery of health and home care services for the physically and mentally disabled and want to contribute their time, knowledge and experience to this segment of the community * attend monthly evening meetings * actively participate on two subcommittees, monthly via teleconference
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Brooklin Lacrosse Club
Iroquois Park Sports Centre, Whitby
Work with management to plan every aspect of Brooklin Redmen lacrosse team upcoming season * marketing, promotions, sponsorship and game day assistance * attend monthly meetings except during the summer game season
Program Assistant   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Extendicare Oshawa
Oshawa Extendicare, 82 Park Rd N, Oshawa
Assist residents with recreation programs * play cards, encourage participation with crafts * one to one visits, reading, puzzles * group events/parties for residents
Board Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Living Oshawa Clarington
Community Living Oshawa Clarington, 39 Wellington Ave E, Oshawa
Contribute to the governance and performance of the organization * in partnership with the Executive Director and Senior management Team guide the organization through the implementation of the strategic plan * attend monthly Board meeting * participate on a standing committee of the board * support and attend agency events when possible * bring strong background in one or more of: advocacy, IT, culture and diversity, health, real estate or social services
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Extendicare Oshawa
Oshawa Extendicare, 82 Park Rd N, Oshawa
Various opportunities to help residents at Extendicare Oshawa * office duties * assist with recreation programs * help with parties and outings * visit one to one with a resident * enjoy a cup of tea, or a walk
Board and Committee Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Participation House Project, Durham Region
Whitby
Volunteer Board of Directors * set policy, exercise oversight and provide strategic direction for the important work of Participation House
Many Roles to Play   Ajax  Durham Region 
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Ajax Community Theatre
St Francis Centre, 78 Church St S, Ajax
Many opportunities to help with productions by Ajax Community Theatre * actors, producers * lighting and sound crew, backstage crew * construction and painting * ushers, front of house * costumes and props * board members
Communications Coordinator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Communications and public relations for Carion Fenn with consistent voice and tone for all channels * represent Carion Fenn as an ambassador when answering questions from the public, media and other organizations * plan publicity campaign and public relations activities to raise public awareness * seek out media interview opportunities * write and submit press releases * promote events and activities * seek and research organizations that can partner with Carion Fenn * create blogs posts and edit website and social media accounts *prepare media materials and kits * analyze media coverage * attend meetings online or in person
Board Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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LEADR (Learning Essentials for Adults in Durham Region), Literacy and Basic Skills
Literacy Council of Durham, 115 Simcoe St S, 2nd floor, Oshawa
Board member for Literacy Council of Durham Region (LCDR) * provide governance and strategic planning * attend monthly meeting at the Council office and one committee meeting 
 
Those with a background in Fundraising, Finance and Law and Policy (including, the Corporations Act and the upcoming Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA) would be most welcome 
 
**The Board is currently at capacity, however accepting CVs for those wishing to be on file for when there is an opening **
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The LIFE Institute
On or near the Ryerson Campus, Toronto
Share your knowledge and expertise as a volunteer instructor with older adults * use your expertise, knowledge, passion, on a wide variety of subjects in the Arts, Humanities, Sciences, Technology and Contemporary Issues * develop the course including research, provide reading materials, presentation, and delivery * courses can be delivered in a variety of formats, Lecture with some Q&A, Lecture with some discussion, Discussion (facilitated course), Interactive/hands-on (such as painting, memoir writing, etc.) and courses can include guest speakers. 
 
To assist volunteers, an Instructor Coaching and Mentoring Program are available, and an Instructor Training Program will be available in the new year (2020) and is free for anyone who wants to become an instructor or improve their present instructor skill sets
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Oshawa Little Theatre
Oshawa Little Theatre, 62 Russett Ave, Oshawa
Welcome audience to theatre, hand out program, assist patrons to their seat * assist with concession sales
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Locations in Whitby, Oshawa, Bowmanville
Provide support to the program coordinator, or the designated group leader * review content for each session to assist with delivering the daily program/agenda * answer questions about other Alzheimer’s Society programs * foster a safe and inviting environment for guests to share their experiences * engage with guests, listen to stories and experiences 
 
Brain Wave Café programs are a safe, comfortable, and supportive environment for people with dementia and their care partners to socialize * offers a range of fun, educational, and engaging activities that encompass art, music, and games * led by qualified staff and supported by local volunteers, these regular social groups improve well-being and reduce isolation for entire families * friendships are often formed and people who attend leave the sessions feeling connected and renewed
Brain Wave Café - Program Lead   Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Whitby 
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Whitby, Oshawa and Bowmanville
Lead or support a 90 minute, once a month, drop-in session for people with dementia and their care partners * plan the structured component of the session * use curriculum booklet as a guide, prepare a 30–40 minute activity while keeping in mind client expectations and needs * 30 minutes prior to session, set up and organize venue * actively engage all participants with an inclusive environment, and employ strategies for those who may have a difficult time connecting and conversing * transport required materials for the program, some items may be stored at the site * with the support of program volunteers, ensure the venue is clean and tidy at the end of each session * responsible for taking attendance, provide name tags, write a monthly summary, share report with ASDR
Wish Grantor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Make-A-Wish Canada
At the homes of Make-a-Wish children and families in Durham Region
With a volunteer wish granter partner, help to grant the wish of children in Durham Region * visit the children and understand the reason for the child's most heartfelt wish * complete and submit wish paperwork * create wish enhancements, special touches to keep the children excited about their wish throughout the process * solicit in-kind gifts * plan a 'send off' or 'presentation' party for each wish as appropriate * develop rapport with the child and the family and liason between chapter staff and the wish process * other duties as necessary and appropriate
Activity Aide   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Westney Gardens, Retirement Home
Westney Gardens Retirement Residence, 1010 Westney Rd N, Ajax
Assist at group programs * bingo, arts and crafts, exercise * socials and special events for seniors * one to one visits with a resident * help with programs, assist with outings
Shoreline Cleanup Coordinators and Participants   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, Durham Region
Shorelines in Durham Region
Lead or join a cleanup at shoreline locations in Durham Region * work together to help clean up a specific area at a local waterway * collect and record litter to track the type and amount of litter removed
Co-iLab Hub Animator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Innovation Lab
600 Rossland Rd W, Oshawa
Animate the hub via events and people traffic * provide supports at the Hub Welcome Desk * welcome entrepreneurs, manage fundraising events, support events * help to attract events and clients to the hub * contribute your special talents * invite the community to participate in activities or showcase products * update website with lively business engagements
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Story Book Farm Primate Sanctuary
Sunderland/Cannington Ontario
On-farm tasks include clean enclosures, lift heavy loads, build structures * make monkey dinners, create enrichment, and other farm tasks as required  
 
Note - there is no free contact with the monkeys at the farm. They all live in enclosures and are not here to cuddle with us. We respect their space and only interact with them on their terms through their enclosures to provide enrichment and comfort for them.
Youth Council Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Amnesty International, Group 90
Meetings in Ajax and Pickering
Meet with other committed youth activists to solve human rights issues * campaign actions - write letters and petitions, attend events, and create new ideas for youth involvement
Company Program Advisor/Mentor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Junior Achievement [Durham Region], Central Ontario
High School in Durham Region
With the a team of business professionals, the Company Program (CP) Advisor will act as a business mentor, role model and facilitator for a group of 10-30 high school students * mentor, coach, guide and support students through an 18-week entrepreneurial journey to create, run and liquidate a real start-up business 
 
Resources, training and support for all volunteers is provided by the JA Company Program team
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Salvation Army [Durham Region Thrift Stores], Whitby, Thrift Store, Whitby
311 Brock St N, Whitby
Customer service * help with donations * keep store clean and tidy * general duties as assigned
Activity Support   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Orchard Villa Retirement Residence
Orchard Villa Retirement Community, 1955 Valley Farm Road, Pickering
Assist or lead a program * set up, take down * newsletter and calendar preparation * assist with special events
Beaver Scout Leader   Durham Region  Scugog  Whitby 
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Scouts Canada, Whitby Area
Brooklin * Port Perry * Whitby
Help Beaver Scouts develop personal and team skills in a positive atmosphere * encourage youth development through Scouts Canada Program delivery
Experience Theatre - Open Call   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Theatre on the Ridge
Locations in Port Perry and throughout Durham Region
Many opportunities to work with the company * Production - perform, technical support set, props and costume * Front of House - box office, usher, concessions * Marketing and Communication - content creation, promotional events, print distribution * Board of Directors
Board Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Durham Association for Family Resources and Support
Durham Association for Family Resources and Support, 850 King St W, Unit 20, Oshawa
Community board member * effective governance of the organization which provides Family Support (supports, resources, connections with other families and other types of assistance)
Board Member   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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YWCA Durham
YWCA Durham, 33 McGrigor St, Oshawa
Board Member * set policy, exercise oversight and provide strategic direction * board position is open to women only
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My Sensory Place of Durham
Whitby Baptist Church, 411 Gilbert St, Whitby
Respite child care for children aged 3 -12 years * help with arts and crafts programs * play games
Group Activities Facilitator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Development Council Durham, Community Connections Program
Various * Ajax or Pickering Welcome Centre * other locations (eg library, church)
Lead and facilitate group activities * explain Canadian customs, traditions, rules to newcomers * administrative duties
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario, Durham Region
Whitby Seniors Centre, 801 Brock St S, Whitby * OSSC, 43 John St W, Oshawa
Assist with Eyes Forward support group * help to gather information of interest and of use in daily living * lead discussion and promote sharing information and feelings in the group
Ambassador   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Outfox Magazine
Ambassador for Outfox magazine, a small startup monthly publication for children on the autism spectrum * use in person opportunities and social media savvy to establish relationships with potential donors, supporters and subscribers
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EcoBusiness Network
Durham Sustain Ability office, 105 Consumers Dr, Whitby * events in Durham Region
Event Coordinaor * event support, venue coordination * work with caterer * support team and assist with marketing and administrative duties * help with member certificates, proof reading and scheduling
Volunteer Coordinator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Animal Guardian Society [The]
Coordinate volunteers for The Animal Guardian Society * volunteer recruitment and sustain volunteer 
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