Volunteer Opportunities

posted Apr 2, 2015, 11:48 AM by Sarah Schildknecht
Interested in volunteering at the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation Father-Daughter Ball on April 11? It's an incredible night where fathers bring their young daughters to the Chateau Laurier for a fancy evening including dinner and dancing. Please contact Victoria Lubbers at vlubbers@ottawacancer.ca.

Need to finish your community service hours? Become a daffodil pin seller for the Canadian Cancer Society and you could win an iPad! Donate as little as 3 hours of your time (April 10-12 and April 17-19). Email ottawavolunteer@ontario.cancer.ca for more information.

The ChangeTheWorld Campaign (April 12-May 24) is an Ontario-wide campaign with one goal: Get high school students to volunteer in their community. Volunteer Ottawa is coordinating the campaign in the Ottawa area. In 2014, 7,327 Ottawa high school students contributed 30,054 volunteer hours during ChangeTheWorld! If interested, please contact Eric Shirley at ctwyouth@volunteerottawa.ca.

Waupoos Family Farm is looking for students for summer employment and volunteer opportunities. The application deadline is April 17. For more information, please go to Student Services.

Every Step Matters! Volunteer today for the Ottawa Mandarin MS Walk on April 26. For more information, please contact Michelle Davis at info.ottawa@mssociety.ca

Hockey Night in Canada's Play ON! is a national street hockey event in need of volunteers. Students must be enthusiastic and motivated individuals willing to bring to life one of the biggest sporting events in the Ottawa area. For more information, please visit www.playon.ca/events/ottawa.

Volunteer with Music and Beyond 2015! Music and Beyond is a new classical music and mutli-disciplinary arts festival that has been active on the cultural scene since it presented its first festival in July 2010. It is a full day festival taking place on July 5. The volunteer team will play a vital role in engaging families/children during the event, assisting with workshops, and handing out brochures and balloons along the canal to encourage families to attend the Ottawa Music Expo. If interested, please contact Natasha Hance at volunteer@musicandbeyond.ca.