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Reena, Thornhill - Toby and Henry Battle Developmental Centre, Supports children, adults and seniors with a developmental disability
Reena, 927 Clark Ave W, Thornhill, ON
Assist in a variety of social and recreational programs. The role of an Outreach volunteer is a social one - to be a friend, socialize with the individuals, engage them in conversation, help with a variety of recreational activities, encourage and cheer them on, and generally assist staff as needed.
Club Leader   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
4-H Ontario, York 4-H Association
Roles and Responsibilities 
• Providing a safe, fun, respectful and inclusive learning environment for members and volunteers 
• Provide mentoring through the motto of Learn To Do By Doing 
• Learn project materials prior to beginning of the club 
• Work with fellow club leaders to plan meetings, activities etc. 
• Implement ‘Learn To Do By Doing’ experiential learning techniques that make learning fun  
• Involve youth in leadership roles 
• Plan Achievement Program in conjunction with co-leader(s) and 4-H members 
• Manage club finances in cooperation with club member acting as Treasurer 
• Adhere to all 4-H Ontario policies and procedures 
• Completion of required administration duties including submission in a timely fashion of membership and completion lists, club award winners etc. to appropriate 4-H contacts. 
• Ensure Participant Agreement Forms for all participants are complete and readily accessible at each 4-H club meeting and activity in case of an emergency 
• Respect the values of the 4-H program  
• Clear and open communications with 4-H members and parents using a variety of tools (phone, email, Facebook, writing). 
• Ensure appropriate 4-H Association contacts (i.e. Membership Coordinator, Livestock Coordinator, Awards Coordinator, Newsletter Editor) are kept up to date on club activities 
• Dialogue as required with 4-H Ontario staff
Bottle Drive Volunteer   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada - Ontario Region, No York Region location
Beer Store locations across York Region
The Beer Store and the United Food & Commercial Workers Local 12R24 are calling on all customers, family and friends to participate in their annual Returns for Leukemia Bottle Drive. On May 26, 2018, volunteer at your local Beer Store retail location to greet customers as they come to return their empty alcohol containers. Help by encouraging customers while you collect and sort empties. Volunteers are the heart and soul of the Bottle Drive which is why we need you! Be a part of the celebrations and fundraising by signing up online today.
Across U-hub, Across U-hub - Markham, A Charitable Youth Community Organization
Volunteering will take place in Markham as well as in Toronto for the City Mosaic event.
We are looking for volunteers in the following areas:  
 
Administrative Team Member  
This position serves as a first point of contact for matters related to administration including registration, logistics, and organizing materials for events. The member will be providing behind-the-scene support for the team to ensure a smooth flow of operations. In addition, the member will act as a bridge between different teams and provide support accordingly.  
 
Checkpoint Helper  
This position will assist in various tasks at checkpoint locations during the City Mosaic event including greeting participants, directing participants to the appropriate areas, and organizing games. The checkpoint helper will be traveling to a particular location in Downtown Toronto on the day of the event and transportation will be accommodated for the individual.  
 
Marker  
This position will work with other team members to help tally final scores for various teams at the end of the City Mosaic event.
Home-Buddy   Vaughan 
Reena, Thornhill - Toby and Henry Battle Developmental Centre, Supports children, adults and seniors with a developmental disability
Vaughan
Visit and interact with individuals in a Reena Home setting chatting, reading stories, playing games, arts and crafts, or participating in group outings.
Heart and Stroke Canada, York Region Office, Public education and funding for research
14845 Yonge St, Ste 201 Aurora, ON, L4G 6H8
Our team is looking for volunteers who have excellent administrative and customer service skills to support our office. For this position, we are looking for volunteers who are reliable, detail-oriented, and committed to assist us with data entry and administrative tasks and who can make a commitment to volunteering 1 day a week for a minimum of 6 months.  
 
Our Requirements:  
• Must have excellent administrative skills (very comfortable using a computer, using Excel and data management systems) 
• Friendly on the phone (excellent customer service skills and a strong command of spoken English) 
• Are detail-oriented 
• Able to multitask and easily adapt to a fast-paced, changing environment 
• Financial background would be an asset  
 
Key Tasks include:  
• Data management (update database)  
• Phone calls to our canvassers  
• Assist with routing and distributing canvasser kits 
• Other administrative duties as required 
• Reception duties as required 
 
Interested volunteers should e-mail a copy of their resume referencing the position to Nadia.
Heart and Stroke Canada, York Region Office, Public education and funding for research
14845 Yonge Street, Suite 201, Aurora, ON, L4G 6H8
Position overview:  
The Heart and Stroke Foundation, a volunteer-based health charity, leads in eliminating heart disease and stroke and reducing their impact through the advancement of research and its application, the promotion of healthy living, and advocacy. As a Telephone Recruiter, you will make outreach calls to former Heart & Stroke Canvass volunteers to ask for a commitment to volunteer again. 
 
Primary responsibilities:  
• Complete recruitment calls in a professional manner and encourage individuals to renew volunteer commitment.  
• Effectively collect and enter relevant data from calls. 
• Represent Heart & Stroke in a positive light and communicate the foundation’s messaging accurately.  
• Understand and follow Heart & Stroke’s confidentiality guidelines to protect supporter privacy and personal information.  
 
Qualifications: As a volunteer in this role, you will need the following qualities: 
• Completion of secondary school.  
• Exceptional phone manner and an excellent command of spoken English. 
• Detail oriented, organized, and focused. 
• Comfortable on the computer (PC environment): familiar with MS Excel, MS Word, and email. 
• Able to follow written and spoken instructions accurately. 
• Ability to communicate in non-English languages is an asset. 
• Professional or educational experience in Administration, Customer Service, or another relevant area is an asset. 
 
Benefits and Competencies developed: As a volunteer, you will be provided with: 
• Opportunities to gain real-world professional skills with a leading non-profit organization. 
• Opportunities to network with other passionate volunteers and staff members. 
• Evidence of your impact in the local community. 
 
Assessment:  
• Regular check-in conversations with supervisor.  
• Reassessment of role/ renewal of role at the end of 2 months. 
 
Special resources or policies: You will be asked to: 
• Review, sign, and follow IT Usage Agreement. 
• Review, sign, and follow Heart & Stroke Code of Conduct.
Tree Planters   Richmond Hill 
LEAF, Locations Across York Region, Backyard Tree Planting and urban forest programs
Bridgeview Cordone Park, Richmond Hill
Individuals and groups are invited to participate in our naturalization planting events. Join us for a morning of tree planting in Bridgeview Cordone Park and take home a free native shrub to plant in your yard (while supplies last). All ages welcome for this family-friendly event! 
 
Saturday, May 12th, 2018 10:30-12:30, Bridgeview Cordone Park, Richmond Hill 
Saturday, May 26th, 2018 10:30-12:30, Bridgeview Cordone Park, Richmond Hill 
 
Please wear: 
-Closed-toe shoes or boots - no sandals please! 
- Gardening gloves, if you have them (we will have extras) 
- Appropriate clothing – the event is held rain or shine 
 
Bring your reusable water bottle - we'll have a refill station and light snacks! 
 
Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
Urban Forest Outreach Volunteer   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
LEAF, Locations Across York Region, Backyard Tree Planting and urban forest programs
Various locations in York Region
Join LEAF's volunteer team and help our urban forest thrive!  
 
Our volunteers play a critical role in helping us improve the urban forest. There are many different ways that you can get involved depending on your own skills and interests. Opportunities include: 
 
• Community outreach and education: Represent LEAF at community events and talk with people about the Urban Forest and LEAF’s work. Share your knowledge and inspire others to take action.  
• Hands-on planting and stewardship: Get involved in our tree planting/stewardship events. Join our stewardship teams that care for our six Urban Forest Demonstration Gardens. 
• Tours and events: Assist with our tree tours and other engaging educational events. 
• Writing: Contribute to our blog and newsletter. 
• Photography: Help capture our great LEAF moments.
Nanny Angel - Childcare Volunteer   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
Nanny Angel Network, York Region - location varies, Childcare support
Volunteers are matched with families based on compatibility and their location within York Region.
Imagine a world where every mother with cancer receives the care needed for her children – so she has enough time to care for herself. The Nanny Angel Network offers rewarding positions for skilled childcare providers who are looking to make a difference. 
 
Nanny Angels provide free, specialized in-home relief childcare support for mothers who have been diagnosed with cancer, for those requiring palliative care and for families requiring additional relief during the bereavement period. The role is not that of a babysitter, housekeeper or personal assistant – Nanny Angels are there to engage and support the children. 
 
All of our Nanny Angels have two important things in common: their love of children and their commitment to provide excellent, dependable childcare for mothers with cancer.

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