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Georgian Good Food Box (The), South Georgian Bay
Collingwood, Wasaga Beach, Stayner
Volunteer drivers assist with deliveries of food boxes to distribution sites and/or individuals in the surrounding communities.  
 
Volunteers help with packing fruits and vegetables for monthly good food box orders
MS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division, Simcoe Muskoka Chapter
Alliston, Barrie, Midland, Orillia
The Simcoe Muskoka Multiple Sclerosis Society is looking for volunteers to assist with the annual Mandarin MS Walk that is held in Midland, Barrie, Orillia, New Tecumseth (Alliston) & Collingwood each year the first Sunday in May.  
 
This event requires volunteers for one day only, to set up and then take down tables, distribute refreshments,food prep and serving, man pit stops and register walkers.
Volunteer   Simcoe County 
Essa and District Agricultural Society, Barrie Fair
Working towards the 2019 Barrie Fair. Property clean-up, gardening, local promotional activities.
Penetanguishene Centennial Museum and Archives, Penetanguishene Centennial Museum
Penetanguishene
Tear down and re-arrange exhibits. Design, build, research and install new and existing exhibits in coordination with the Museum Curator.
Penetanguishene Centennial Museum and Archives, Penetanguishene Centennial Museum
Penetanguishene
Outside maintenance such as snow shoveling, lawn cutting, gardening, painting etc. Indoor maintenance would require cleaning inside the museum at the blacksmith shop, fire hall and concession stand.
Georgian Riding Association for Challenged Equestrians (GRACE)
Owen Sound
Volunteer Opportunites:  
Leader responsible for:  
*grooming and tack up of the horse  
*leading of the horse for warm-up  
*control of the horse during class  
*un-tack horse and cleanup of equipment  
 
Sidewalker responsible for:  
*support the rider as necessary to balance  
*assist rider to complete skills as needed  
*assist leader with tack and cleanup
Good Food Box Program, Orillia - West St
Guardian Angels Church, West Street, Orillia
Volunteers are needed to pack Good Food Boxes the 3rd Tuesday of every month in the Church Hall at Guardian Angels Church, from 8 am to 10 am. Volunteers are also needed from 10 am to 12 noon to assist individuals that are picking up their Good Food Boxes.
Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre, Sweetwater Harvest Festival
Wye Marsh
Assist the Wye Marsh with various aspects of the Sweetwater Festival including Security, Traffic and Parking.
Parkinson Canada, Barrie Chapter
Barrie
Parkinson Canada is looking for a Walk Coordinator to oversee the coordination and execution of Parkinson SuperWalk Barrie.  
Responsibilities:  
• Promote Parkinson SuperWalk within your community through available channels and liaise with appropriate government officials to invite them to walk day.  
• Work with volunteer committee to assist in planning, promotion and day-of execution. 
• Attend committee meetings and work with committee volunteers ensure appropriate orientation of day-of volunteer coverage. 
• Track and report on volunteer hours.  
• Approach local businesses and organizations for sponsorship dollars and/or prize donations.  
• Work with volunteers to coordinate services needed for the day-of (which may include: venue, entertainment, food and drink, guest speakers, supplies, etc.).  
• Collect and report on the funds that were raised.  
• Ensure necessary inventory is ordered from Parkinson Canada.  
• Attend monthly (March to June) and bi weekly (July to September) conference calls with all Community Walk Coordinators. Be onsite on the day of the event to facilitate a successful event. Must be available for Parkinson SuperWalk Barrie on September 8th, 2019 at Heritage Park.
Orillia District Chamber of Commerce, Orillia - 575 West St S Unit 6
Downtown Orillia
Set up and take downs for events including barriers/ gates/ posters/ signs, organizing, registration, security. Assisting with Perch Fest, Boat Festival, Santa Clause Parade, Folk festival and Canada Day. Just to name a few festivals that we participate in. There is a position available for every interest.
Parkinson Canada, Barrie Chapter
Barrie, Collingwood, Newmarket and Orilia. Contact for more information.
Event registration, Route Marshalls, and various other event tasks as assigned.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northumberland, Cobourg, Administration
Volunteers are needed to work special events such as eagle.ca presents Bowl for Kids Sake, Heart of Northumberland Garden Tour, Cameco presents Pitch-In 3-pitch tournament, and Gift Wrap.
Huron County Health Unit, Clinton
Goderich main beach
We are looking for a group of individuals who are passionate about the environment and who want to keep our community beautiful. We are hosting a beach clean-up and are in need of volunteers. . Gloves, garbage bags, water and a light snack will be provided. This is a great opportunity for youth groups, sports teams and other members of the community to learn something new and make our communities cleaner, healthier places to live and play
Midland Cultural Centre Inc
Midland
• Window cleaning 
• Snow shoveling 
• Outdoor cleaning (sidewalks) 
• Sweeping 
• Cleaning sills and counters 
• Vacuuming storage rooms 
• Vacuuming Mechanical rooms 
• Filling water softener 
• Changing light bulbs 
• Cleaning receiving area 
• Plumbing fixture repairs 
• Railing repairs 
• Trim repairs 
• Filter changes (HVAC) 
• Fire ext. inspection (monthly) 
• Emergency light inspection (monthly) 
• Visual – heating and cooling system
Midland Cultural Centre Inc
Midland
• Electrical repairs and augmentation 
• Plumbing repairs and augmentation 
• HVAC repairs and augmentation 
• Building repairs and augmentation 
• Lock repairs 
• Preventative maintenance on heating/cooling 
• Preventative maintenance on switchgear 
• Preventative maintenance on water softener
Habitat for Humanity Huronia, Barrie, ReStore
Barrie
Volunteers would be responsible for stocking shelves, cleaning the store, re-organizing items, loading purchases into a customers car, and assisting customers. Volunteers who are interested should visit the website to register to volunteer. 
 
Volunteers must wear certified safety shoes, be capable of lifting up to 25lbs, able to stand for long periods of time and be comfortable with 2-3 step instruction.
Buckhorn Community Centre and Athletic Association
Buckhorn Community Centre & Athletic Association, 1782 Lakehurst Rd, Buckhorn ON K0L 1J0
Volunteers are needed in all of the following roles: greeting patrons, assisting with admission, directing parking, helping with event set-up and take-down, helping in the food concession, helping with event security, participating on a committee. Volunteers can choose what they would prefer to do to help. 
Youth Leader   Peterborough County 
Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region, Peterborough - 300 Milroy Drive
Habitat office located on 550 Braidwood Ave.
*Provide overall leadership to the Youth Council 
*Work alongside Youth Council members to develop a strategic plan aimed at raising funds, recruiting volunteers and creating general awareness of HYP 
*Work with Youth Council members and Staff Liaison to coordinate existsing events and implement new events 
*Conduct Youth Council Meetings; work with Youth Council Chair to set agenda and keep accurate minutes 
*Attdent HYP, Youth Council and Rotary Club of Peterborough functions as required 
*Keep Staff Liaison informed of Youth Council activities  
* Youth Leader must be a post-secondary student
Peterborough LETS Exchange, Community Association - Local Economic Trading System
Peterborough
* Advertising. 
* Serving. 
* Arranging. 
* Toting as needed. 
* Decorations. 
* General help at the LETS markets.
GreenUP, Peterborough - Aylmer St N, Administration
Ashburnham Drive, north of Lansdowne St. East, at the southeast corner of Beavermead Park.
* Duties are various, depending on the seasons  
* Volunteers will be involved with hands-on horticultural and maintenance activities, such as planting & tending to gardens, planting trees, maintaining infrastructure, laying mulch, watering, weeding, pruning and more 
* No experience is necessary but is certainly welcome!
PARD Therapeutic Riding
Located at the Stillbrook Riding Stables, east of Keene, ON
* Volunteers age 16 and up. 
* Assist in offering horseback riding as a therapeutic activity for disabled children and adults by acting as a horse leader or side walker. 
* Program begins on June 1st annually and ends in September.  
* Younger volunteers may be considered - call to inquire.
Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Peterborough - Mailing Address, Peterborough and District Chapter
Various locations
Need help with general fundraising activities.
Scouts Canada, Oshawa, Lakeshore Ridge Area - White Pines Council Administration
Cobourg Scout Reserve County Rd 45
They are require to do general handyman projects on an irregular basis to work with the volunteer camp committee. Camp maintenance is scheduled on a day by day basis.
Habitat for Humanity Peterborough & Kawartha Region, Peterborough - 300 Milroy Drive
550 Braidwood Avenue, Peterborough, ON K9J 1W1
* Provide excellent customer service to restore clientele. 
* Assist restore driver with merchandise pick ups. 
* Assist in loading and unloading merchandise from restore & client vehicles. 
* Test, repair, and assemble merchandise. 
* Assist in moving merchandise to the sales floor.
Northumberland Humane Society, Port Hope - Ward St, Animal Shelter
Various, depending on the event
Assisting with fundraising events like Adopt-a-Thons, Golf Tournaments, Animals R Us Festival, Open Houses, Dog Baths, Yard Sales, raffle ticket sales, BINGOS etc.
YMCA Northumberland, Cobourg - Elgin Street West
Varies
Various volunteer opportunities within the organization - babysitting service - fitness instructors - cleaning and maintenance - youth and sports programs
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northumberland, Colborne - Victoria Square, Second Helpings - Colborne Store
15 King Street East, Colborne
Assist in second hand clothing store. Responsibilities include cash sales, cleaning, tidying and sorting clothing.
Lang Pioneer Village Museum
Lang Pioneer Village Museum, Keene, Ontario
The Historical Gardener Volunteer supports Lang Pioneer Village Museum by assisting in the creation and maintenance of historically accurate gardens within the village. The Historical Gardener Volunteer also enhances the visitor’s experience by sharing their knowledge and love of gardening with visitors. 
 
Key Responsibilities:  
* Tend to historical gardens by performing gardening tasks such as cultivating soil, planting by seed and seedling, hoeing, and weeding gardens, carrying water, picking berries and vegetables and cutting grass. 
* If tending gardens during hours Lang is open to the public, Historical Gardener Volunteers wear a period costume and provide historical interpretation of gardens to the general public 
* Research 19th-century gardening practices and plant varieties
DeafBlind Ontario Services
Newmarket
We are seeking COMMITTEE MEMBERS who would like to have fun and assist in the coordination of great special events;  
 
ACTIVITIES - include: assisting with ticket/attendance sales; silent auction prizes; identifying sponosrs and/or businesses that could provide gifts or prizes. 
 
We are also seeking VOLUNTEERS at the events to primarily assist in the following areas:  
- event set-up & take-down  
- registration  
- raffle sales  
- silent auction set-up, tabulation & take-down
United Way of Peterborough & District, Emergency Volunteer Registry
Peterborough County
* WANTED - PEOPLE LIKE YOU!  
* Be pre-registered to assist with numerous tasks in the event of a large scale community disaster, emergency, or pandemic. 
* Every type of skill and ability will potentially be needed - from tree cutting and clearing to sand bagging to serving food to assisting large numbers of people living in emergency shelters. * Volunteers always have the right to refuse an assignment at the time they are contacted.  
* The need may be overwhelming - pre-register today to be ready to help in the future!
Flower Vendor   Northumberland County 
Parkinson Canada, Cobourg / Port Hope, Northumberland Chapter
Will be selling flowers for Northumberland Parkinsons Support Group at various locations. Also assist with the Super Walk Campaign
Various   Northumberland County 
Northumberland Hills Hospital, Auxiliary
Volunteer opportunities are available withing the Little Treasure Shop (Gift Shop), Petticoat Lane, H.E.L.P.P. Lottery and crafters.  
Opportunities for volunteering with Patient Care areas include C.T. Scan, Dialysis, Chemotherapy, Palliative Care, Medical/Surgical Unit, Maternal/Child Care Unit, Day Surgery, and Inquiry Desk.
Parkinson Canada, Cobourg / Port Hope, Northumberland Chapter
varies
Will be helping to raise funds for the local Parkinson's Chapter. Public speaking also involved to create awareness of Parkinson's. Also assist with the Super Walk Campaign.
Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North, Simcoe North, North Simcoe Chapter
Simcoe North
Helps build houses.
Georgian Bay Native Women's Association
562 King St
Volunteers are responsible for yard duties, building maintenance and cleaning children’s toys.
Kawartha Food Share
665 Neal Drive, Unit 2
Sorting food, preparing food bank orders, stocking shelves and general warehouse activities.