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Treasurer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Durham Region International Film Festival
Treasurer on the DRIFF board * track all financial transactions using Quickbooks * prepare monthly financial report for distribution at board meetings * generate reports for grant applications as needed * contribute to the creation of the annual budget
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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
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Bethesda House, Shelter & 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
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
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Orchard Villa, Long Term Care and Retirement Living
Orchard Villa, 1955 Valley Farm Rd, Pickering
Visit with resident and converse in their language (Polish, German, Farsi, Urdu, or Italian etc) * assist resident with reading, writing
Girl Guide Leader   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Girl Guides of Canada-Guides du Canada, Ontario Council
Various locations in Durham Region
Share your skills to help girls and young women develop their potential * deliver programs that help guides develop life skills that are highly valued * program delivery, training, communications * event planning, risk management
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Rogers TV, Durham Region, Oshawa - Marwood Dr
Rogers TV, 301 Marwood Dr, Oshawa
Hands-on experience in variety of production roles * Studio Camera, Audio Board Operation * Floor Directing, Production Assistant, Guest Liaison * Switching, Directing * Graphics Operation, Mobile Productions
Childcare Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Nanny Angel Network
Homes of clients in Durham Region
Provide free, specialized in-home relief childcare for children 0-16, as support for mothers who have been diagnosed with cancer, for those requiring palliative care and for families requiring additional relief during the bereavement period  
 
Nanny Angels offer fun, educational, creative, and safe supportive and engaging experiences for the children in their care * Nanny Angels role is to engage and support the child(ren) with four hours of childcare service per week to the same family 
 
Volunteers are marched with families based on compatibility and location within Durham Region
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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
Bookkeeper   Ajax  Durham Region 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Ajax
Manage all aspects of day to day bookkeeping and accounting processes according to Ontario Charity guidelines * record payments, invoices and expenses * responsible for accounts and bank reconciliations * prepare financial internal reports * prepare HST and CRA remittances * prepare annual financial statements * maintain financial records, including books of account, necessary for the foundation * receive and keep track of receipts for expenses * issue income tax receipts for donations * maintain a receivable and payable list * record all transactions * prepare budget for grants * prepare annual budget * prepare annual financial statements * prepare information return for Revenue Canada * track charitable donations and receipts and report annually to the CRA * attend monthly meetings in person or online when needed
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
Executive Assistant   Ajax  Durham Region 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Ajax
Administrative support to Executive team * file, telephone, documents, photocopy * monitor social media and provide support * communicate with volunteers, maintain and update email * coordinate tFlag 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 memberhip and sponsor lists * coordinate community events and other projects * human resources
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
Graphic Designer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Create materials to visually represent the organization's identity and ensure consistent organizational brand * design flyers, logos and banners * create graphics to be used for digital communications * create and update existing templates including letterheads, Newsletter, Brochures, Flyers, fact sheets, signage and banners consistent with brand guidelines * support the communications team and President & CEO with branding content creation.
Program Coordinator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Carion Fenn Foundation
Coordinate support programs, online support, peer mentoring, counselling, school clubs and social networks * coordinate programs like the Mental Health Forum, Mental Health Symposium, Health Expo, Online Network, Queens Park etc * welcome members and monitor social network & provide support * start blogs * on facebook welcome new members and respond to comments * share blogs from Carion Fenn Network to Facebook group and fan pages
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March of Dimes Canada, Aphasia and Communication Disabilities Program
Westminister United Church, 1850 Rossland Rd. E., Whitby
Provide members with opportunities to engage in conversations * model and encourage the use of various supportive communication strategies such as key wording, choices etc * participate in calendar planning and program implementation * prepare and/or bring in discussion materials/resources for the group * assist members during arrival/departure, program set-up/clean-up and coffee breaks
Front of House   Durham Region  Whitby 
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Whitby Courthouse Theatre
Centennial Building, 416 Centre St S, Whitby
Various roles available * usher, concession sales * set-up, clean-up * provide good customer service to all Whitby Courthouse Theatre patrons
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Rose of Durham Young Parents Support Services
Rose of Durham,707 Simcoe Street S, Oshawa
Prepare lunch for high school students who are teen moms * plan the meal, prepare, serve, and clean up * use of full kitchen with oven, stove, microwave, crock pots, etc to create
Tax Clinic Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Durham (Region of). Social Services Department, Whitby - Rossland Rd E - Regional Headquarters
Community agencies, libraries in Durham Region
With a local Durham Region community agency that is collaborating with CVITP, complete income tax and benefit returns for individuals who have modest income * simple tax situations, help client to access and maintain entitled benefits * volunteers do not complete returns for individuals with complex tax situations
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Lakeridge Health Oshawa
Lakeridge Health Oshawa * 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
Be part of the team focused on improved waiting experience for patients, family members and visitors * focus on the wait-areas within the Emergency Department * provide comfort and reassurance as needed in the waiting area
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Lakeridge Health Oshawa
Durham Region Cancer Centre, Lakeridge Health Oshawa, 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
Various volunteer positions at the R.S. McLaughlin Durham Region Cancer Centre (DRCC) at Lakeridge Health Oshawa * Hospitality/Information Desk, Lab Volunteer, Waiting Room, Systemic Therapy Suite (18 yrs+) * Patient Education 
 
Welcome patients/visitors, assist patients with the registration process and completion of ESAS at the computer kiosks as required * assist ADU clinic by calling/accompanying patients to ADU area * provide assistance to Canadian Cancer Society Volunteer Drivers and assist with way-finding and gather abandoned wheelchairs
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Lakeridge Health Oshawa
Lakeridge Health Oshawa * 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
Greet and guide patients and visitors within Emergency department * ensure wheelchairs available if needed * provide appropriate comfort measures and support to patients and their family members awaiting treatment * support patient experience research (data collection)
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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
Peer Support Meeting Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Abilities Centre, 55 Gordon St #207 A, Whitby * meeting locations throughout Durham Region
Assist at a peer support meeting for those with low and no vision * assist the facilitator during the period of the peer support group session * ensure a safe environment * tasks will depend on meeting location and need * make reminder phone calls * general maintenance duties * assist with refreshments * other duties as required * track and report volunteer hours as directed
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Habitat for Humanity Durham Inc, Ajax, Main Office
Oshawa ReStore, 200 John St W * Ajax ReStore, 85 Chambers Dr, Unit 6 * Uxbridge ReStore 141 ReachSt
Test electrical and other donated items at Re-Store * visually inspect and test for function prior to resale
Upcycler   Ajax  Durham Region  Oshawa  Uxbridge 
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Habitat for Humanity Durham Inc, Ajax, Main Office
85 Chambers Dr, Unit 6 Ajax * 200 John St W, Oshawa * 141 Reach St Unit 6, Uxbridge
Upcycle furniture, create home décor and give used items a second chance * Re-Store materials are available for a creative touch * upcycled creations will be sold at the ReStore * money earned will go directly into home building costs
Home Helper   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Care Durham
At home of the client, in Durham Region
Light housekeeping including dusting, vacuuming and laundry in the home of a client
Home Maintenance Helper   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Community Care Durham
At the homes of Community Care clients
Home Maintenance activities * during winter months shovel driveways and clear walkways * spring, summer and fall tasks are yard work, cut grass, rake leaves, clean up of gardens/flower beds
Volunteer and Placement Program   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Central Lake Ontario Conservation, Oshawa - Administration Office
Durham Region
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
Music Ensemble 40 Hour Challenge   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Music4Life Ensemble, Ajax
Pickering Village Seniors Centre: 29 Linton Avenue, Ajax, Ontario
Play a stringed instrument - violin, viola, cello or double bass - with Music4Life ensemble and the 40 hour challenge * attend weekly 2 hour practice and participate as a volunteer player in one string section * help with setup and take down during practice * perform in end of season showcase * make live string music available to members of our Durham Region Community * assist with performance setup and take down on performance day
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Autism Ontario, Durham Region
Autism Durham office, Oshawa * Donald A Wilson HS, Whitby * South Oshawa Community Centre
Events to benefit those on the autism spectrum and their families  
 
Make decorations for the Halloween party * help to host Hallowe'en party 
 
Help to host the Pancake Breakfast
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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
Client Engagement Facilitator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Alzheimer Society Durham Region, 1600 Champlain Ave, Suite 202, Whitby
Contact Alzheimer Society Durham Region (ASDR) clients and families by phone to make sure that they know about all the services and supports they are able to access * make follow up phone calls to those who are interested in connecting with supports * connect clients with appropriate Family Support staff for counselling and Recreation Coordinator for those interested in social and recreation programs * log transactions with clients in the client data base following call
Crisis Line Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Durham Rape Crisis Centre
At your home
Provide grounding, check-ins, community resources and appropriate information to clients * connect with Volunteer Coordinator for support or debriefing * attend monthly volunteer meetings * complete a 6 session volunteer training 
 
Calls will be made from your personal phone (cell phone or home phone) while blocking your number * minimum 1 year commitment to the centre
Friendly Visitor   Durham Region  Whitby 
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Fairview Lodge
Fairview Lodge, 632 Dundas St W, Whitby
Visit one-on-one with a resident * listen, chat and enjoy some time together
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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Boys and Girls Club of Durham
Eastview Unit, 433 Eulalie Ave, Oshawa * Northview Unit, 150 Beatrice St E, Oshawa
Tutor for elementary and high school students * after school Homework Club tutors for elementary students * math and other subjects * Raise the Grade Programtutor for high school students grades 9-12 * math especially and other subjects, English, History * help student to edit assignments * provide technological support with computers, tablets * homework assistance in a group setting or working 1 on 1 with students
STEM Tutor   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Black Physicians of Tomorrow
1467 Whites Rd N, Pickering
Tutor highschool aged students in STEM subject areas * assess the fit of potential candidates * develop tailored strategies to combat learning challenges * partner with educators and family to leverage shared interest of improving academic performance * communicate where BPT and the STEM Works program can further address and support needs
Accessible Technology Coach   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Abilities Centre, 55 Gordon St, Suite 207A, Whitby,
One-to-one coaching and support to clients who use accessible technology like smart phones, smart home devices, video magnifiers, etc * receive training on new technology available for those with vision loss * demonstrate new technology to clients * assemble resources to help clients further explore their device’s capabilities at home * research and create accessible documents needed for group sessions, as resources for other clients and future sessions
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
Bingo Assistant   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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AIDS Committee of Durham Region
Red Barn, 172 Wayne Court, Oshawa
Sell bingo books * distribute game pay-outs * maintain hall cleanliness
Community Event Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Abilities Centre, 55 Gordon St, Suite 207A, Whitby
Provide community-based support to Ambassadors and/or Advocates who are blind or partially sighted and are travelling within the GTA to outreach events and speaking engagements  
 
Travel with Ambassador or Advocate to and from outreach and speaking events * provide sighted guide and sighted assistance as required * assist in set up/tear down of event materials as needed * track and report expenses as directed * track and report volunteer hours as directed or required
Partnerships and Outreach Coordinator   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Abilities Centre, 55 Gordon St, Suite 207 A, Whitby
Work with advocacy team members to coordinate Ambassador and outreach campaigns across the GTA, build relationships and help reach people with sight loss in all areas of the region 
 
Represent CNIB by attending health fairs, expos, and other related community events * build relationships with community organizations who have shared goals with CNIB * provide support to participants and volunteers involved in CNIB's community advocacy and outreach work * participate as a fully integrated member of the GTA Foundation team with regular travel within the GTA * assist with the creation of an outreach strategy that will include areas currently underserved by CNIB * assist with recruitment and on-boarding of CNIB Ambassador and Advocate volunteers * track volunteer activity including capturing program statistics
Vision Mate   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
In Durham Region
One-on-one sighted assistance and companionship for a person who is blind or partially sighted * regularly visit a client in his/her home or other suitable environment at a mutually convenient time * read, walk, assist with errands or outings, and community visits * all outings are on foot, by public transportation or taxi * track and report volunteer hours as directed
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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
Friend, Peer, Mentor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Autism Home Base, Activities for Adults with Autism
Multiple locations in Durham Region
Be paired with an adult on the autism spectrum, an AHB member, as a friend and peer to participate in community based recreation programs * activities include bowling, swimming, art, music, gym and fitness * community outings, walking, board games, video games, picnics, parties * participate in activities alongside member and encourage their participation and socialization * meet member at activity location on time as per online calendar of events and agreed activities * maintain confidentiality of members and families as per confidentiality policy
Gift Wrap Team   Durham Region  Pickering 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Pickering Town Centre, 1355 Kingston Rd, Pickering
Holiday gift wrap services at the Pickering Town Centre to benefit CNIB  
 
Team members process cash and point of sale transactions * keep wrapping area tidy * other duties as directed by shift supervisor * track and report volunteer hours as directed 
 
Shift Supervisors complete daily cash count, settle point of sale machines * supervise gift wrapping staff * open and close kiosk
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 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  
 
The next One Voice event will be in February 2020, and is being developed in collaboration with Cocoa & Condoms: http://www.informdurham.com/volunteer/record/V-OSH1169?Ln=en-CA
Youth Outreach Coordinator - Cocoa & Condoms   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
Help with planning Cocoa&Condoms program, sexual health and empowerment for Women of Colour ages 13-29 in Durham Region * sexual health needs, how to have safer sex, and open dialogue about the unique issues * meet in advance to discuss ideas and develop the discussion * meeting set-up and delivery
Blood Donor Clinic Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Canadian Blood Services, Oshawa, Blood Donor Clinic
Blood Donor Clinic locations in Durham Region
Welcome donors to hospitality area of clinic * offer refreshments * give information and updates to donors about Canadian Blood Services programs and initiatives * answer questions, thank donors and give milestone donor recognition items * observe donors and watch for adverse reactions * communicates with clinic staff, provide updates on clinic issues or problems * keep hospitality area in good order
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
Friendly Visitor/Companion   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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March of Dimes Canada, Oshawa - Mary St, Supportive Housing
Mary St, Oshawa
Make friends with like-minded individual who wishes to socialize, take part in group activities or chat over coffee
Friendly Visitor   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Glen Hill Strathaven
Glen Hill Strathaven, 264 King St E, Bowmanville
Encourage residents to socialize with others * stroll the grounds with residents
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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
Bereavement Support   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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VON, Ontario Branch - Durham Site, Hospice Services
Durham Region
One-on-one support * possibility of facilitating bereavement groups
Food Bank Assistant   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Salvation Army, Bowmanville, Community Ministries-Food Bank
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
Pet Therapy Visitor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
Thornton View Long Term Care, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
You and your certified dog (by St. John's Pet Therapy/Therapeutic Paws of Canada) interact with the residents in the home visiting one to one * engage in conversation and allow residents to pet the dog
Pub Assistant   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
Setup, prepare and serve snacks to residents in "pub" atmosphere * socialize with residents * monitor alcohol and food consumption of residents
SMART Exercise Instructor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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VON, Ontario Branch - Durham Site, Hospice Services
Churches, condo buildings and other community sites
Instruct and guide seniors through series of gentle exercises to help improve their functional fitness and prevent falls
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
Engage a resident in activities and conversation, one to one * participate in activities of personal interest and ability
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ThorntonView, Long Term Care Residence
Thornton View Long Term Care Home, 186 Thornton Rd S, Oshawa
Porter to activity * encourage participation * encourage residents to socialize and other duties as assigned
Company Program Advisor/Mentor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Junior Achievement, 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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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, 47 Liberty St S, Bowmanville
Treats and Treasures Cafe and Gift Shop at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville * operate cash register and handle cash, replenish stock as required and make coffee * training is provided
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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, 47 Liberty St S, Bowmanville
Assist with meal support, social interaction, opportunities to encourage daily mobility/exercises * offer cognitive stimulation with bedside activities
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Pickering Reading Circle
Pickering Public Library, Central Branch, upper level, One the Esplanade, Pickering
Assist with literacy and numeracy with an elementary student aged 4- 13 years * help and mentor
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Salvation Army, Whitby, Thrift Store
311 Brock St N, Whitby
Customer service * help with donations * keep store clean and tidy * general duties as assigned
Heritage Gardener   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum Village, 2365 6th Concession Rd, Greenbank
Be a part of a team of museum village gardeners * assist in the research, planning, planting, and maintenance of the heritage gardens
Historical Researcher   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum Village, 2365 Concession Road 6, Greenwood
Research ideas and suggestions for new activities * assist with research or research independently for accuracy and authenticity in areas of social history, local politics, day-to-day rural life
Phone It Forward Team Captain   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Durham Region
Coordinate and support the development of Phone It Forward phone drives in local communities * raise awareness about CNIB and its programs, elevate community profile * advocate for smartphone donations, educate the public on the impact technology has in the hands of individuals impacted by blindness 
 
The Team Captain is responsible for recruiting and coordinating a team of volunteers to implement phone drives and ensure the team has the information and support they require to be effective * position acts as a liaison between CNIB, volunteers and stakeholders 
 
Assist with team recruitment, selection, training and recognition * conduct regularly scheduled follow up (calls or emails) with volunteers, report any issues or concerns immediately to supervisor * be available to volunteer team to provide support and guidance in their role * responsible for managing all the in kind and cash donations during the event * report on volunteer hours and other event measurables * provide training and on-site assistance to the Event Team Members
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Habitat for Humanity Durham Inc, Ajax, Main Office
Oshawa ReStore, Mid-Town Mall, 200 John St W, Oshawa
Assist ReStore Floor Manager * merchandise, store organization * product research, price items * administrative and other tasks as outlined by the Floor manager
Truck Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Habitat for Humanity Durham Inc, Ajax, Main Office
Habitat for Humanity, 85 Chambers Dr, Unit 6, Ajax
Move furniture * load, unload furniture truck * greet donors
Volunteer Program Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Habitat for Humanity Durham Inc, Ajax, Main Office
Assist the Volunteer Coordinator with all aspects of the volunteer program * seek out new volunteers, volunteer schedules * attend events * organize volunteer appreciation events * assist the Volunteer Coordinator with other tasks as needed
Warehouse Assistant   Ajax  Durham Region  Oshawa  Uxbridge 
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Habitat for Humanity Durham Inc, Ajax, Main Office
85 Chambers Dr, Unit 6, Ajax * 200 John St W, Oshawa * 141 Reach St, Unit 6, Uxbridge
Sort and organize warehouse * receive deliveries * pick-up assistance * unload truck
Youth Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum, 2365 6th Concession Rd Village, Greenwood
Assist with programs such as pioneer games as a costumed interpreter * craft table assistant * day of event support
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 * seek some volunteers who are available each week to help coordinate run activities
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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
Vision Mate- Friendly Visiting   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Durham Region
Provide assistance to blind or partially sighted person in your neighbourhood * activities include reading, computer assistance, walks and friendly visiting * meet at the individual's home or another suitable and agreed upon location at a convenient time * help with day to day activities, running an errand, read the news etc to ease feelings of stress, isolation and loneliness
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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
133 Church St, Bowmanville
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
Recreation   Clarington  Durham Region 
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Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
Lakeridge Health Bowmanville , 47 Liberty Street S, Bowmanville
Assist staff in the delivery of a variety of activities for patients which improve functional ability, leisure independence and quality of life
Year Round Guide - Weekdays or Weekends   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Toronto Zoo
Toronto Zoo, 2000 Meadowvale Rd, Toronto * enter gate at Meadowvale entrance
Connect Students and families to nature at interactive activity stations and with guided tours * Enhance Zoo visitors' experiences with information and directions * share your people skills * rediscover the natural world * learn something new * enjoy a flexible commitment 
 
Weekday Volunteers - assist with student workshops * lead curriculum-based tours on zoo site 
 
Weekend Volunteers - assist at special events * operate education areas on zoo site
Heritage Gardener   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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Oshawa Museum
Lakeview Park, Oshawa
Assist staff with upkeep of heritage gardens and exteriors - weeding, pruning herbs, tilling soil etc
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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
Visitor Host   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Oshawa Museum
Oshawa Museum, 1450 Simcoe St S, (Lakeview Park), Oshawa
Give museum tours, manage smooth flow of visitors * be an ambassador for Oshawa Museum at outreach events * other duties as required
General Duty Assistant   Ajax  Durham Region  Pickering 
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Lakeridge Health Ajax and Pickering
Lakeridge Health Ajax and Pickering, 580 Harwood Ave S, Ajax
Greet hospital patrons * answer general questions * provide directions
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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 Oshawa
Lakeridge Health Oshawa * 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
Volunteer year round at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa hospital * various positions in Hospitality, Patient Support and Retail * help greet and guide patients and families * Cancer Centre, various Clinics and Emergency Department * Gift Shop and Auxiliary Café
Public Education Program Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Locations in Durham Region
Support the Alzheimer Society Durham Region's public education program * opportunities include public speaking, facilitating information booths, and implementing the Interactive Dementia Experience * volunteers will be asked to study relevant learning materials, accept info booth sessions, act as a ambassador on behalf of ASDR, attend professional development sessions, and engage with the community
Seasonal Maintenance Help   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Christian Horizons, Central East District
Oshawa
Outdoor, seasonal maintenance of one of the Christian Horizon homes * wash windows * minor paint repairs * stain deck * power-wash exterior of home * garden, weed and plant * rake leaves/yard waste clean up
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
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
Book Club Leader   Durham Region  Whitby 
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Village of Taunton Mills (The)
The Village of Taunton MIlls, 3800 Brock St N, Whitby
Organize the book club for residents * coordinate book batches from the Whitby Library * pick up, distribute and return books every 3 weeks * attend book discussion with residents
Driver   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Brain Injury Association of Durham Region
Transport clients to medical or personal appointments * drives mostly in Durham Region but occasionally to Toronto or Peterborough health centres
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
Activity Host   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Autism Home Base, Activities for Adults with Autism
Throughout Durham Region
Help to host an activity, participate in weekly peer to peer social and recreational activities for autistic adults and their care givers * arrive early to greet participants * register new families *distribute news for AHBD * participate in program and take pictures of sessions * audit program for member satisfaction and report concerns * contribute ideas and insights to season planning
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ReachView Village
ReachView Village, 130 Reach St, Uxbridge
Clean bird cages, water indoor plants * ensure area is tidy and well maintained * during spring and summer tend plants in the outdoor garden
Garden Maintenance   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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We Grow Food
South Patch Garden, 863 Glen St, Oshawa * Alexandra's Bounty, 364 Simcoe St N * Carea, 115 Grassmere
Garden maintenance at one or more of the community gardens in Oshawa general garden and property care * build raised beds, paint * planting, watering, weeding, harvesting * food storage
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
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
Communication Program Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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March of Dimes Canada, 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
Costumed Interpreter   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum Village, 2365 Concession Road 6, Pickering
Inform guests about village buildings and museum activities * present heritage demonstrations * skills training and costume provided
Woodwright   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pickering Museum Village
Pickering Museum Village, 2365 Concession Rd 6, Greenwood
Demonstrate daily activities of museum woodwork shop * create items for sale in gift shop * use skills to repair and restore existing village buildings
Animal Care   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Wild Things Petting Farm
Wild Things Petting Farm, 2825 Markham Pickering Townline Rd, Pickering
Feed and care for animals, maintain pens, some lifting may be required * baby goats and bunnies, sheep, guinea pigs * ducks, pigeons, turkeys, chickens, and geese
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
Animal Caregiver   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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WindReach Farm
WindReach Farm, 312 Townline Rd, Ashburn
Groom * feed and care for animals * clean stables and stalls * lead small animals
Stable Maintenance Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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WindReach Farm
WindReach Farm, Alexander J. Mitchell Equestrian Centre, 312 Townline Rd, Ashburn
Under supervision feed horses * clean stalls, tack, saddle pads, blankets and water buckets daily * sweep stables and hay barn
Theatre Camp Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Great Big Theatre Company
First Baptist Church, 812 Hortop St, Oshawa
Assist counselors to implement Camp program 2019 * assist with play production, music, choreography, dance, stagecraft * lead games, supervise lunch and snack breaks
Community Gardeners   Durham Region  Oshawa 
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We Grow Food
Gardens in Oshawa
Community gardens in several Oshawa locations seek those with interest or skills in garden builds, gardening * those who have organization skills and technical skills
Friendly Visitor   Durham Region  Uxbridge 
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ReachView Village
ReachView Village Long Term Care, 130 Reach St, Uxbridge
Be a friendly visitor to a resident * engage in conversation, reminisce * play games, do crafts, go for walks * tailor visits around the residents' hobbies and interests as well as their physical and cognitive abilities
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Mission Thrift Store
Mission Thrift Oshawa,1300 Simcoe St N, Oshawa
Assist at the Mission Thrift store * receive donations, sort donations * present and promote store merchandise with creative displays
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
Family Room Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Ronald McDonald House Charities Toronto
Rouge Valley Centenary Hospital * 2867 Ellesmere Rd, Toronto M1E 4B9
Be part of the team who provide warm, welcoming environment for families who use the Family Room * help families feel 'at home' and comfortable * keep family room tidy, other administrative tasks as needed
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
Magazine Contributor   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Outfox Magazine
Assist with creating editions of Outfox Magazine - a small startup monthly publication for children on the autism spectrum * edit articles so language is clear and can be understood by those 8-12 years old * create graphics inline with articles * write an article 
 
Opportunity to use marketing, fundraising and grant writing experience to benefit CEIDA
Field Trip Aide   Durham Region  Pickering 
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Abbeylawn Manor Retirement Home
Shopping and other outing destinations in the community
Prepare and gather residents for outing * assist on/off van * accompany while shopping
Friendly Visitor   Ajax  Durham Region  Pickering 
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Abbeylawn Manor Retirement Home
Abbeylawn Manor Living, 534 Rodd Ave, Pickering
Visit one-on-one with a resident * take walks on the property * play games or read the newspaper * enjoy a coffee or tea, spend time with a resident
Feral Cat Trapper   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Action Volunteers for Animals
Durham Region
Learn how to trap feral and or community cats in Durham region so they can be spayed or neutered, vaccinated and returned to their colonies * kittens, tame cats removed for adoption

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