Free Market Volunteer

(Ontario Public Interest Research Group, Peterborough)

Position ID: V-PET0646 Last Modified: 14 Nov 2021 Last Full Update: 14 Nov 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactNicola Koyanagi, Coordinator, OPIRG Peterborough; Phone: 705-741-1208; Email:
  • Attend weekly meetings 
  • bring new ideas to the working group 
  • assist with virtual event organization 
  • help bring in new donations, sort and catalogue donations 
  • answer any questions about the Free Market and other OPIRG programs
More Info Link
BenefitsConnecting with a great organization and supporting cool community initiatives, opportunity to meet new people, and get connected to other community initiatives.
ClientsGeneral Public
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups ; Court-ordered community service hours
Areas of InterestCustomer / Sales Services ; Marketing & Promotions ; Shelf Stocking / Warehousing / Inventory ; Social Media
Skills/ExperienceCreativity ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Marketing & PR ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Web & IT
Commitment LengthAny level of commitment is welcome. Dedicated volunteers are appreciated.
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Minimum Hours2 / Week
Dates and TimesWednesday: Afternoon (4-6 pm) 
Flexible to your needs.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityNot Applicable - Operating online during COVID-19
Number of PositionsPeterborough: 5 individual(s) 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided ; All OPIRG volunteers are encouraged to attend an anti-oppression training, given twice a year.
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckNot Required
Liability InsuranceNot Available
Agency Details
Organization NameOntario Public Interest Research Group, Peterborough
Office Phone705-741-1208
Address & Map
OPIRG Office, 1st Floor, Sadleir House
751 George St N, Room 102
Peterborough, ON K9H 3T2