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Durham Kidney Walk Event 2019 - Oshawa   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Kidney Foundation of Canada (The), Central Ontario Chapter
Lakeview Park, Simcoe St S, Oshawa
Assist as day of event volunteer for the Durham Region Kidney Walk * registration * route marshal, crowd cheer * parking * set-up and take-down * food and beverage stations * kids activities * photography
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Oshawa Museum
Oshawa Museum, 1450 Simcoe St S (Lakeview Park), Oshawa
Greet groups upon arrival * lead tour of houses * participate in craft sessions * perform heritage demonstrations-candle making, butter making, weaving etc * implement spring and summer break programs * provide artifact and building security * duties as required
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Canadian Cancer Society, Durham Region
Clarington Secondary School, 200 Clarington Blvd, Bowmanville
Relay For Life in Clarington * event day volunteers needed * opportunities include the Set-Up Team, Check-In booth, and the Take Down Crew * go to cancer.volunteerhub.com to register and select your shifts
Foster Fridays Concert Usher   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Thomas Foster Memorial (The)
Thomas Foster Memorial, 9449 Conc.7 (Durham 1) Uxbridge
Usher patrons at Foster Friday musical concerts * greet and seat * receive pay-what-you-can admissions * if comfortable, introduce the performers and 'mc' the evening
Front of House Assistant   Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Whitby 
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Driftwood Theatre Group
Performances in Pickering, Whitby, Oshawa, Bowmanville, Port Perry
Greet patrons, hand out programs * direct people to appropriate seating areas, washrooms and concession * assist patrons before, during and after the show
Community Events Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Girls Incorporated of Durham
Event locations across Durham Region
Advocate for Girls Inc. at community events (Canada Day, Santa Claus Parade, Dash for Durham Girls Walk/Run) * support Girls Inc. booths by handing out brochures, stickers etc.
Events Committee Member   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Girls Incorporated of Durham
Girls Inc Durham, 398 Bayly St W - Unit 1, Ajax
Assist with special event fundraisers * sponsorship recruitment * donor relations, stewardship * marketing, communications
Ride4UnitedWay - Day of Event Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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United Way of Durham Region
Durham District School Board, 400 Taunton Rd E * marshals stationed along the Gran Fondo route
Assist at the 'Gran Fondo' long distance cycling event to benefit United Way Durham Region on Sunday August 18, 2019 * marshals give direction and encourage riders on the 60,100 and 160 km course * distribute water * hand out food at rest-stops
Scotiabank Road Hockey to Conquer Cancer Event Volunteers   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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University Health Network, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Woodbine Racetrack, 555 Rexdale Blvd, Etobicoke
Help with Road Hockey event to benefit Princess Margaret Cancer Centre * assistance needed in several areas, logistics, food and beverage, hospitality services and road hockey rink facilitation
Events Team Member   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Robert McLaughlin Gallery (The)
The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, 72 Queen St, Civic Centre, Oshawa
Events Team members assist with the set-up and tear-down of chairs, tables, and A/V equipment * be able to communicate kindly and effectively with guests * have an interest in arts and culture, including a working knowledge of current exhibitions
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
Orchard Villa Long Term Care, 1955 Valley Farm Rd,Pickering
Help at the monthly birthday party celebration * assist staff with event set up, move tables,chairs, set table * help serve food and refreshments, interact with residents, take photos * help to porter residents to and from the event * those who like to sing can add their voice to the sing-a-long
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Uxbridge Youth Centre
Uxbridge Youth Centre, 75 Marietta St, Uxbridge
Assist with the unique and engaging programs offered according to your interests and skills * help with supervision of youth to ensure safe, inclusive all age environment
POGO Community Ambassador   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario
Durham Region
Ambassador to champion childhood cancer care in Durham Region and grow awareness of Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario * create a network of supporters * organize events events at your school, workplace or in the community * Pajamas and Pancakes www.pjsandpancakes.com * host or create your own event * share information about POGO on social media
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Bethesda House, Shelter & Community Outreach Services
Downtown Bowmanville
Help with set-up and take-down of event or booth * engage with visitors, talk about and promote Bethesda House programs * assist with other duties as needed 
 
Annual events include Walk A Mile In Her Shoes, Take Back The Night, Dinner& Auction, Downtown Bowmanville events and festivals
Kitchen Assistant   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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420 Wing RCAFA, Oshawa, Hall Rental
Wing 420 RCAFA Hall, 1000 Stevenson Rd N, Oshawa
With supervision, prepare and serve food * hand wash dishes
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
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
ThorntonView Long Term Care, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
Assist in porter residents to/from chapel * setup and clean up * assist to read materials * interact with residents, lead hymns, sing songs
Brain Wave Café - Program Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Locations in Whitby, Oshawa, Ajax, Port Perry, Bowmanville
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 
 
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
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Durham Outlook for the Needy, Saint Vincent Pallotti's Kitchen
St Vincent's Kitchen, 51 King St E, Oshawa
Update data bank * schedule volunteers * contact potential volunteers * lead group information sessions and tours
Rescue Roundup Event Support   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Jack Russell Terrier Rescue Ontario
Coopers Farm & Maze, 266 Ashworth Rd, Zephyr
Help at the JRTRO event * set up and tear down
parkrun Whitby - Run Event Support   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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parkrun, Ajax, Whitby
Whitby Shores/Waterfront Trail, Gordon St, Whitby, ON, L1N 5S9
Help organizers to coordinate a free, weekly, timed 5km run/walk in Whitby at Whitby Shores * positions for photographer, course marshals, timer, scanner
Youth Outreach Coordinator - QTPOC   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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AIDS Committee of Durham Region
Help to develop and run an 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 * speak about the community at forums * talk about issues in their communities, have social time
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
Lynde House Museum & Warren General Store Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Whitby Historical Society, Lynde House Museum & Warren General Store
Lynde House Museum & Warren General Store, 900 Brock St S, Whitby
Join a museum team, lead or participate in team events * greet people, be a tour guide * wear a costume as an old fashioned store clerk * help with displays and special events such as teas * general help with museum duties, * clean and tidy to prepare for events 
 
Volunteer at special museum events with duties such as being an interpretive tour guide * work with event organizers to prepare, host the event and clean up * share a particular skills, talents and interests
Community Work Days   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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WindReach Farm
WindReach Farm, 312 Townline Rd, Ashburn
A variety of tasks which may include seasonal property maintenance, special event preparation * animal care, and more
Heritage Cook   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum Village, 2365 6th Concession Rd, Greenwood
Be part of the team responsible for village food programming * Christmas baking * heritage cooking and baking demonstrations * workshops * snack bar service
Special Events Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Downtown Oshawa Business Improvement Association
Various locations in downtown Oshawa
Assist in one or several ways with various events happening mainly in the summer in downtown Oshawa * Bikes on Bond August 10, 2019, Kars on King (August 23, 2019) and Show 'n Shine (22 May - 4 September, 2019 each Wednesday evening, weather permitting) * take tickets, count cars , keep area tidy * assist event staff , assist at volunteer booth, event communications * parking and traffic control * provide information, photograph event, promote the downtown at external events
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Ajax (Town of). Public Library, Main Branch
Ajax Public Library
Meet monthly at the Ajax Library with older adults from Ajax * give valuable input regarding Library collections and programming for seniors * assist with programs and services for seniors * help with library or community events * promote and speak up for the Library
Community Outreach Coordinator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Attend community meetings, participate in councils and committees * develop a community presentation template for Carion Fenn * schedule outreach presentations in the community and communicate with staff regarding coverage and responsibilities * maintain relationships with collaborative partners and cultivate new relationships * assist in the coordination of special events including holiday baskets/gifts, donor/partner/volunteer appreciation activities
Events Coordinator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Ajax * events take place in Durham Region
Work on large scale community events such as the Health Expo, Mental Health Forum, Mental Health Symposium etc. * organize all aspects of events, venue, catering, entertainment, transportation, location, promotional material etc. * create the invitee list * provide feedback and periodic reports to the President * propose ideas to improve provided services and event quality * cooperate with Public Relations to publicize the event * handle any arising issues and troubleshoot any emerging problems on the event day * research, identify event opportunities and generate public interest
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 and fundraiser * increase public awareness of campaigns, liaise/ partner with medical practitioners who have been under-educated on rare conditions/disorders/ diseases * locate biographical, financial and philanthropic information sources * develop and write grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations * communicate the Carion Fenn Foundation’s mission and programs to potential funders * work with the Director to assemble and submit grant requests, establish and maintain foundation contacts, conduct prospect research * maintain a calendar of submissions and other deadlines
Emergency Response Responder   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Ontario Community Emergency Assistance Program, Incident Response Team
Be trained to provide ground search and rescue services for emergency situations * assist where needed at evacuation centre or emergency operations centre throughout Northumberland County * provide community support to Port Hope Police Service and Cobourg Police Service
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
Assist with awareness building, fund raising events * help with outreach/public education, planning and fundraising
Special Event Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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WindReach Farm
WindReach Farm, 312 Townline Rd, Ashburn
Assist with tasks that are part of a special event at WindReach Farm * greet guests, help visitors to park, registration * handle cash * oversee craft area * animal assistance * food preparation & serving * assist where needed
Community Event   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Clarington
Various locations in Clarington
Assist at fundraising and community events to promote Big Brothers Big Sisters in Clarington * greet and inform public about organization and its' programs and volunteer opportunities * set up prior to event and take down after event * other tasks or duties assigned as required during an event
Extra Life Gamer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Children's Miracle Network
Dedicate a day of gaming play for kids in your community at SickKids Hospital * get started on your own or create a gaming event at your school, office or neighbourhood * sign up today 
 
Extra Life unites thousands of gamers around the world to play games in support of their local Children's Miracle Network Hospital
Community Outreach/Special Events   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Canadian Blood Services, Oshawa, Blood Donor Clinic
Various locations in Durham Region
Assist with set-up and tear down of the promotional booth and equipment * provide information about Canadian Blood Services programs and initiatives * provide courteous and responsive service to prospective donors * assist with management of participant records and event documentation
Durham East 4-H Club Leader   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Durham Region Federation of Agriculture
Various locations in Durham Region
Work with fellow 4H club leaders to mentor youth, plan club meetings and activities and have fun * using 'Learn To Do By Doing' motto involve young people and communicate with parents * become involved with all aspects of club including Achievement Program, club finances, club awards * follow 4-H policies and procedures and coordinate and communicate with 4-H staff
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
Gala Silent Auction and Sponsorship   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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PFLAG Canada, Durham Region
Sponsor/find sponsorships and donations for silent auction items for the 2018 Gala
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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
Jump Rope for Heart School Ambassador   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Heart and Stroke, Durham and Peterborough Region Area Office
Elementary schools in Durham Region
Give presentations to students and teachers * attend and support Kick Off assemblies * attend and run Event Days * post event, some administrative support
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Firehouse Youth Centre (The), Bowmanville - Church St
Assist with event preparation * set up and take down stage * sell raffle tickets * registration * other duties as required

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