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Heart and Stroke, Barrie Office
112 Commerce Park Dr, Barrie
Purpose: In collaboration with the Heart Month Area Coordinator, will support the local office in implementing identified volunteer development priorities  
 
Responsibilities may include:  
 
*Will support captain and canvasser recruitment  
*Develop and implement a volunteer recruitment plan based on identified needs  
*Volunteer intake, placement and orientation  
*Will support planning of training and orientation events
Georgian Triangle Humane Society, Collingwood - 10th Line
549 Tenth Line, Collingwood L9Y 0W1
Preparing for a successful Cupcake Event between now and the end of February 2019 
 
The Event Chair plays an important role in ensuring a smooth and successful event. Your excellent people skills will be needed to develop and maintain relationships with staff, volunteers, sponsors and members of the community, whereas your extensive project management skills will enable you to plan and oversee the event from start to finish.  
 
PLANNING 
 Set goals 
 Create budget 
 Approve any expenses in consultation with ED and Fundraising Coordinator 
 Establish theme  
 Create project plan and time line 
 Set communication plan and time line 
 
COMMITTEE MEETINGS & UPDATES 
 Create committee organization chart 
 Establish Team Leads within committee structure 
 Establish roles and responsibilities for each position 
 Solicit team members: skill based selection if possible 
 Chair committee meetings – Prepare and send agenda to committee prior to meeting 
 Track project plan and action Items  
 Submit weekly updates to Fundraising Coordinator 
 
DAY OF 
 Set-up and tear-down 
 Oversee all aspects of event  
 Provide briefing for volunteers 
 Make on-site changes as required 
 Thank team at the end of the event/day 
 
WRAP UP 
 Solicit feedback from committee 
 Prepare budget vs actual report 
 Create Executive Summary  
 Thank you / acknowledgements to all who contributed 
 Host wrap up meeting / thank you to Organizing Committee
Friends of the Innisfil Public Library
Cookstown, Alcona, Stroud
There are many ways to be a "Friend", you can join as a full member to fundraise to help support community programs, or you can simply help out at events. We also need help advertising, putting up posters, etc .
CNIB, Simcoe/Muskoka, Main Office
Ambassador meetings: 20 Anne Street South, Barrie. Presentations throughout Simcoe/Muskoka
Ambassador Partners share their sight and help facilitate the CNIB Ambassadors Program. Ambassador Partners drive members of the Ambassador team (volunteer speakers who are blind or partially sighted) to presentations, assisting with set-up/take-down of displays, and educating the public about the role the CNIB plays in improving eye health and improving lives!
Epilepsy Ontario, Barrie - Simcoe County Branch
72 Ross St., Unit 7, Barrie, ON, L4N 1G3
Board members must be 18 years of age and older. Able to commit to one meeting a month plus fundraising activities. General volunteer help with fundraising activities ie: Bingo, Dragon Boat Races, Ball Tournament, Gift Wrap Centre, etc.
ALS Canada, Mailing Address, ALS Canada Support Services - North Simcoe Muskoka, Central Ontario, North Bay
The WALK for ALS is a fun, family friendly event that occurs across the country in more than 90 WALK locations across Canada. Join thousands of Canadians in the fight against ALS. Every dollar you raise as a walder goes to provide equipment, support services, education for the ALS Community, and fund research to find a cure. 
 
There are a variety of volunteer positions available during this event, please contact the Regional Manager for more details.
Quest Art School + Gallery
Midland
Art Shop Volunteer: staffing shop including processing sales, memberships, class and workshop fees, administrative work, light housekeeping duties; 
Opening Receptions: serving refreshments at openings and be a Quest Art representative 
Special events: assist with the planning of special events, including fundraising activities, or assist the day of special events 
Art Instructor Assistants: help art instructors facilitate workshops, classes and camps 
Gallery Attendants: Greet Gallery visitors and provide information pertaining to the exhibitions
Kidney Foundation of Canada, Ontario Branch
St. Vincent Park, Barrie (South end of St. Vincent Street between Blake Street and Kempenfelt Drive)
The 2018 Kidney Walk is taking place in Barrie on Sunday, September 9, 2018 and requires event day volunteers to support the walk in the following areas: 
* registration 
* route marshals 
* parking 
* set-up/take-down 
* food and beverage 
* kid’s activities 
* photography
Board Member   Simcoe County 
Breaking Down Barriers, Independent Living Resource Centre
115 Hurontario Street, Suite 203, Collingwood, ON L9Y 2K9
Board members are needed to help guide and mentor the organization. Board members are required to participate in one standing committee: fundraising, strategic planning and/or governance.People 18+ of all abilities welcome to apply. There is a Board requirement that a percentage of people with disabilities are members of the Board.
Epilepsy Ontario, Barrie - Simcoe County Branch
Barrie
Volunteers can assist with fundraising, bingo, special events, information distribution or other activities.
Volunteers   Simcoe County 
Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital Foundation
OSMH Foundation 146 Mississaga St. W Orillia ON L3V 3B3
Volunteers needed for fundraising and organizing special events as well as assisting with mailings on a quarterly basis. Students ages 16 and up welcome to volunteer for community service credits. Call for further information.
Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie, Orillia, Poverty Relief, Employment
Barrie and Orillia
Become a member of our volunteer team interested in supporting the vision and mission of Dress for Success. Make a difference and ensure that there is both awareness and funds available to helping disadvantage women return to work.
Hospital Auxiliary   Bruce County  Grey County 
Grey Bruce Health Services, Volunteer Services and Auxiliaries
Bruce County
Volunteers work within areas of hospital as well as at many fundraisers
Canadian Authors Association, Orillia
The Canadian Authors Association is looking for a reliable and proficient volunteer to help with administrative duties as well as event planning in our Orillia office.
100in100 Ambassador   Muskoka District  Simcoe County 
United Way Simcoe Muskoka
Midhurst
United Way Simcoe Muskoka needs your help. Become an ambassador for change by registering for UWSM's 100in100 program. As a participant, you will help United Way Simcoe Muskoka by speaking with (or sending emails) to your friends and family, co-workers, teammates, clubs, associations, clients, suppliers, and other contacts and invite them to show their community that they care by making a donation! Our handy participant toolkit allows you to reach out to people in your family and social networks giving them a chance to create lasting, positive change in our community. Donations will be tracked on your personal collection form and will be eligible for an official tax receipt. All donations will support the United Way Simcoe Muskoka Community Fund helping our region to address tough issues like poverty, accessibility, inclusivity, and inadequate supports for our children and youth.
Canvassers   Simcoe County 
Heart and Stroke, Barrie Office
Orillia, Barrie, Simcoe County
We are looking for volunteers interested in helping us out with canvassing door to door in their neighborhood during the month of February. If you have 3-4 hours to give during the month of February please contact us. Or if you don't like canvassing we are always looking for captains to co-ordinate and lead canvassers in their area.
Habitat for Humanity, Orillia
Simcoe County
Requires volunteers, ages 17 and up, to help with fundraising, preparing newsletters, public relations, serving on various committees (family selection, building committee, site selection), family partnering and construction of houses. Volunteer applications can be downloaded from the website at www.habitatgatewaynorth.com
Community Reach, Transportation
Angel Gate Bingo Hall, 175 Main Street, Penetanguishene ON
Community Reach partners with Angel Gate Bingo to raise funds for our programs. Volunteers are needed to represent Community Reach at the site, performing some duties and sharing information about our organization to the guests. You will not be asked to handle cash or conduct any games. Duties include: 
• Help customers with questions about the Bingo program or 
• Direct customers to the appropriate person to answer their questions. 
• Set up Community Reach information booth and share information about our programs with customers and guests of Angel Gate Bingo. 
• Assist with tasks in the TapTix lounge 
• Adhere to Community Reach policies and Angel Gate dress Code 
***A requirement of the partnership with Angel Gate Bingo is that all Volunteers are engaged with Community Reach directly, in addition to their Bingo assignment. These duties will include general duties as assigned and in accordance with the Volunteer's interests and abilities.
Special Olympics Ontario
Various locations within the community
Volunteer Coach: As a volunteer coach with Special Olympics sports, you would support athletes as they learn new skills in a particular sport and support the athlete and their team during competitions. We are looking for volunteers for each sport team offered in the Owen Sound area. For information on local programs, please contact Barbara King, Sport Developer, SOO-Owen Sound, owensound.sports@specialolympicsontario.ca

Non-Coaching Volunteer Positions: We are also looking for individuals who have an interest in being part of our Council - assisting with fundraising, volunteer recruitment, program/sports development.
Board Member   Simcoe County 
Atlantic Challenge Canada
Bay Port Yatching Centre
Various activities based on skills of Volunteer. Some may include marketing, leadership, sailing and rowing instruction, fundraising, boat construction/repair. 
 
Other opportunities exist depending on 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.
Grey Roots Museum & Archives
102599 Grey Rd 18, RR 4 Owen Sound, ON N4K 5N6
•Attend community events representing and promoting fundraising for Grey Roots 
•Provide creative and administrative assistance with fundraising initiatives 
•Research and compile direct mailing lists 
•Assist with direct mailings to the community and members 
•Provide support for on-site fundraising events 
•Assist with general administrative support work
Georgian Riding Association for Challenged Equestrians (GRACE)
223047 Grey Rd 17B, RR 5 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
Arthritis Society (The), Owen Sound - Grey & Bruce Region
Owen Sound - no office provided
A Community in Motion is a local community event run by volunteers. These locations aim to raise $1000 or more! We are looking for Committee Chairs that can bring an event to life through strategy, leadership, logistics and day of coordination, all with the support of materials and tools made available to you by The Society.  
 
You don’t have to do it all alone - recruit some friends or neighbours to help!  
Here are some types of additional committee member positions that will assist in leading your event to ultimate success:  
 Logistics Coordinator  
 Marketing & Communications Coordinator  
 Volunteer Coordinator  
 Fundraising & Sponsorship Coordinator
Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North, Simcoe North, North Simcoe Chapter
Various
Require volunteers to help on various committees.
Canadian Red Cross - Simcoe Muskoka Branch, Simcoe Muskoka Branch
Walmart stores in Barrie, Collingwood and Orillia
Build a relationship between the Canadian Red Cross and your local Walmart. 
 
Walmart Ambassadors will: 
• Lead the implementation of the Red Cross campaign within their designated store (materials and training are provided) 
• Visit their assigned Walmart store at set times during the year (max 2-3 times) to deliver Canadian Red Cross information 
• Be able to report to Regional Staff Leads, successes and challenges within their store during the campaign 
• Meet with the most responsible person for that store’s campaign in advance of the campaign 
• Speak about the Canadian Red Cross with knowledge and comfort at meetings and in-store events (training provided) 
• Work with the Red Cross Regional Staff Lead to support in-store events such as bagging days 
• Complete a brief campaign report (or survey) at the conclusion of their store’s campaign
Orillia Youth Centre
9 Front St. S. Unit 1
Working in conjunction with the Director and SR. Youth Worker to determine fit and what "you" as a Volunteer would like to do at the Youth Centre. There are various opportunities for volunteers at the Youth Centre.
MS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division, Simcoe Muskoka Chapter - Barrie
Simcoe County
Helping out at planned events, various duties are performed during events that are held mainly on the weekends during the daytime.  
 
MS Walk - Five MS Walks in Simcoe County: Barrie, Collingwood, Midland, Orillia, New Tecumseth (Alliston) - all take place on the first Sunday in May. 
Be a walker - walk on your own or form a team. 
Be a committee member. 
Volunteer on the day of the event. 
 
MS Carnation Campaign on the second weekend in May. 
Be a committee member or just help sell Carnations. 
Volunteer on the day of the event. 
 
MS Leap of Faith Beach Volleyball Tournament (Tyndale Park, Barrie) on the third Saturday in July. 
Form a team and compete. 
Be a committee member.  
Volunteer on the day of the event.
Gilbert Centre for Social and Support Services, Barrie Office
80 Bradford St, Unit 555, Barrie
Volunteers assist with:  
* Special events (World AIDS Day, Fundraisers, Annual campaigns) 
* Bingo  
* Harm Reduction 
* Board Directors.
Elizabeth Fry Society of Simcoe County, Volunteer Program
102 Maple Ave. Barrie
Attend Fundraising meeting, 1x month 
Assist during fundraising events 2x a year
Board Member   Simcoe County 
Environmental Action Barrie / Living Green, Mailing Address
Reporting to the Chair, board members commit to: 
1. To attend all General Meetings and Board Meetings of EAB; to speak at those meetings; to move or second proposed actions; to vote on motions; and to perform other governance functions of EAB. 
2. To respond promptly to inquiries regarding Board business, whether by mail, telephone or email; or to notify the Chair if I will be incommunicado for an extended period for any reason or unable to attend a Board meeting. 
3. According to Canadian law, I have the following Duties: 
 
a)To be Reasonable, Prudent, and Sagacious (Directors must bear in mind the interests of the Charity and not allow their personal interests or prejudices to affect their conduct and decisions) 
b) To Act Gratuitously (Directors can receive payment out of the charity's property for reasonable and necessary out-of-pocket disbursements; Directors should not benefit, either directly or indirectly, from any transaction within the charity) 
c) To Avoid Conflict-of-Interest Situations (a Director must avoid all potential conflicts of interest and any appearance of a conflict of interest) 
d) To Account (for the Charity's funds and other property, including funds donated for designated purposes; ensuring proper books of accounting are maintained and all invoices required to substantiate their accounts are retained) 
e) To Manage the Charity's Assets (responsibility for the management of the Charity's funds and assets is the Directors' alone) 
 
4. To maintain confidentiality of all Board documents, communications (including email), passwords, etc. and not share any of these with others without the express permission of the Chair 
5. If I feel that I cannot carry out the duties described above, to resign from the board with proper written notification to the Chair. 
 
If interested, apply in confidence via email. 
Canadian Cancer Society, Barrie - Simcoe-Muskoka Community Office
Work as a group to help support the selling of the daffodils for the Canadian Cancer Society to kick off the April campaign in Simcoe North. You would be organizing sites, calling volunteers, organizing pre-sales.
Huronia Museum and Huron-Ouendat Village, Galaxy Cinema - Midland, Film Series
Midland
· Attend committee meetings 
· Assist in choosing films from the Film Circuit Hot List 
· Write a synopsis and director bio for one film in each season of the film series 
· Attend film to assist with ticket taking and film introductions 
· Assist in finding sponsors to support the film series 
· Assisting with the promotion of the film series
Elmvale and District Horticultural Society, Elmvale-John St
Elmvale Legion
Volunteer members: 
* assist with planting at annual flower shows and flower gardens  
* maintenance of gardens in various locations 
* attending meet 
* assist with fundraising duties to aid in beautification of the community 
* act as youth horticulture group leaders 
* assist with production of annual year book 
* help keep website up to date
Friends of Penetanguishene Centennial Museum
Penetanguishene Centennial Museum
Friends of the Centennial Museum is a group of volunteers that meet once a month to discuss and arrange special events, meant to raise funds for the museum's capital projects. As a Friend, you would attend monthly meetings, help out with special events, and may take on responsibilities for specific duties - ie. advertising, concession stand, etc. 
 
Friends duties are voluntary. Friends have a choice about which duties they would like to take on.
Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce
753 2nd Ave East, Owen Sound
- offer ideas and insight to plan our 4th annual Gala evening in October 
- assist with shaping the evening (entertainment, meal, location, decor) 
- help solicit auction items and sponsorship 
- meet once monthly and more often approaching the event
Board Member   Simcoe County 
Midland-Penetanguishene District Community Emergency Response Team
Village Square Mall, Penetanguishene
Attend monthly meetings to ensure proper administration of finances and resources, plan activities and budgets and do fundraising and outreach.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Owen Sound
Owen Sound
The board will continuously monitor the organization’s programs and activities to be sure they are aligned with the mission to achieve short-term goals and long-term purpose. They will exercise fiduciary responsibility to obtain and appropriately use resources required to carry out the organization’s mission.
Salvation Army, Barrie - Bayfield St, Barrie Bayside Mission Centre
16 locations in the City of Barrie
Stand at Christmas Kettles. Accept donations from passers by. Confirm identity of individuals relieving you of your shift or collecting the Christmas Kettle. We need Volunteers right up to December 24th.
Community Living Association for South Simcoe, Alliston - Dufferin St S
Alliston or Bradford
CLASS has varied volunteer opportunities! From being a buddy to one of our exceptional individuals to assisting with fundraising events. They provide a flexible schedule to always meet your needs and availability.  
 
Must provide a completed Criminal Reference and Vulnerable Person's Check.
Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce
Durham, Walkerton, Meaford/Thornbury, Arran Elderslie, Owen Sound
- Talk about Coffee Break in their community 
- Deliver Kits to Coffee Break Hosts 
- Collect donations and unused supplies following events 
- Sign up new hosts
Camphill Communities Ontario, Angus, Camphill Nottawasaga
7841 4th Line Angus or 78 Toronto St Barrie
Various Volunteer opportunities to include events, garden, pottery, fairs,cafe, mosaic studio 
various land work and vegetable gardening. 
 
Police records check and a reference will be required.
Canadian Cancer Society, Barrie - Simcoe-Muskoka Community Office
Volunteer a few hours of your time to sell daffodil pins in your community.
Telecare Distress Line of Greater Simcoe, Orillia
170 Colborne St W Orillia
Telecare of Greater Simcoe is looking for caring and compassionate people to answer our 24 hour distress lines.  
The service is anonymous and confidential and referrals are provided as necessary.  
Training is provided.  
All that is required is a non judgmental attitude, an empathetic nature and a desire to help.
Georgian Bay General Hospital Foundation, Midland
Midland/Penetanguishene
To assist at events that raise money for Georgian Bay General Hospital for the ongoing equipment needs and techonoly upgrades, for a new CT Scanner and to complete the Emergency Department renovations
Canadian Cancer Society, Barrie - Simcoe-Muskoka Community Office
Midland and Surrounding Area
Help the Canadian Cancer Society raise funds by organizing and staffing events, assisting with administration or other needed tasks.
Midland Minor Hockey Association
Midland Sports and Recreation Centre
Assist the minor hockey association with a variety of tasks including fundraising.
RVH Volunteer   Simcoe County 
Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie - 201 Georgian Dr
Barrie
Volunteers at RVH assist with a broad range of hospital activities if you are interested contact Volunteer Resources.
Easter Seals Ontario, North Region - Mailing Address Only
Varies
Special Events Volunteers ensure the effective implementation of Special Events Initiatives within the area. Duties include: promoting events, liaising with all community partners, recruit new groups and organizations to carry out activities, locating sponsors, etc
Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County, Barrie Office
Various approved locations within Simcoe County (see Seasons for communities)
To accept donations from the public at an assigned location for the duration of the mutually agreed shift. 
Report to an appointed location to receive Tag tray, coin box, supplies, permission letter. Tag at the selected location for the duration of the mutually agreed shift. Return the Tag tray, coin box, supplies, permission letter to the appointed location. Volunteers must wear the Identity Badge supplied by the Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County while tagging. The Badge must be returned with the coin box at the end of the shift.
Hospice Huronia
25 Jeffery St., Penetanguishene
Visiting volunteers provide emotional support and companionship to clients experiencing life threatening illness * also provide respite to caregivers of clients.
Arthritis Society (The) - Ontario Division
MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:  
• Monitor and respond to incoming emails & inquiries as necessary  
• Be knowledgeable about The Arthritis Society’s mission and programs  
• In conjunction with staff, develop a plan of action to ensure budgetary goals are met  
• Recruit other volunteer committee members to share duties  
• Take minutes for meetings as necessary  
• Lead all local Walk activities including the recruitment and oversight of the volunteer committee members, which may include:  
o Logistics Coordinator  
o Marketing & Recruitment Coordinator  
o Sponsorship & Fundraising Coordinator  
o Volunteer Coordinator  
o Committee Support Generalist  
o Participant Experience Coordinator  
• Ensure all committee members have been provided the appropriate training and orientation  
• Host regular meetings with the Walk Committee to determine progress and offer assistance as needed  
• Determine the Walk route, potentially in collaboration with Logistics Coordinator  
• Create a succession plan (with Arthritis Society staff) to identify and recruit incoming committee members  
• Recruit a team of participants and set an aggressive fundraising goal  
• Serve as the official volunteer spokesperson for the Walk in your community  
• Conduct a post-Walk evaluation meeting and thank all committee members
Volunteers   Simcoe County 
Orillia & District Arts Council
Orillia & District Arts Council 37 Mississaga St. W
The Orillia and District Arts Council welcomes volunteers to assist with office duties such as updating and maintaining the ODAC website, answering telephones and reception as well as to distribute posters and newsletters. We also need volunteers for events such as the Village of the Arts (early July), Hot food Cool Art (February) and other future events. Please call for more information.