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Orillia District Chamber of Commerce, Orillia - Front St
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.
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
Grey Roots Museum & Archives
Moreston Village and Grey Roots
Spend the summer months and various times throughout the year in period costume while sharing the stories and history of the area with all visitors young and old. Can volunteer in one or two of the six period buildings on site - Log Cabin, Log House, Farm House, School House, Blacksmith, and Garage.  
 
Duties include: 
*Daily demonstrations of historically authentic skills, tasks and activities for visitors - volunteers are encouraged to live the life of the time period they are portraying while in each designated building 
*Respond to questions from the public and tour groups in an informed and friendly manner  
*Provide interpretation and commentary on time period and building/location  
*Protect building(s) and the collections therein  
*Clean and dust the buildings and collections as assigned
Grey Roots Museum & Archives
102599 Grey Rd 18, RR 4 Owen Sound
•Pressure washing the main building 
•Helping with support structure construction (fences, pathways etc.) 
•Repair of damaged demonstration material 
•Painting 
•Litter collection 
•Facility repairs and maintenance 
•Proficient and safe operation of vehicles, tools and equipment
Home Help   Northumberland County 
Community Care Northumberland, Cobourg -1005 Elgin St W - Suite 203
Varies
Volunteer will assist seniors in the ongoing routine maintenance of their homes. Such maintenance will include; vacuuming, laundry, dusting, grocery shopping and meal preparation.
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
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
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!
Community Care Peterborough, Peterborough Office, Administration
Apsley, Chemung, Harvey, Havelock, Lakefield, Millbrook, Norwood and Peterborough
Role: To provide home help and maintenance 
Responsibilities include: 
• work within the parameters of your defined role 
• represent Community Care in a friendly, professional manner 
• report any problems or concerns to a staff member 
• attend meetings and training opportunities 
• submit service reports as required 
• be familiar with all Community Care services 
• home help may include: light housekeeping, meal preparation, laundry, grocery shopping, etc 
• maintenance may include: snow removal, lawn maintenance, minor repairs, etc 
• collect fees within the approved range
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.
Lang Pioneer Village Museum
Lang Pioneer Village, Keene, ON
The Interpretation Volunteer supports Lang Pioneer Village Museum by learning and interpreting early 19th-century rural Ontario lifestyles to visitors. Costumed interpreter enact daily living within the village and demonstrate historic trades or crafts. Interpreters may specialize in the history and activities of a particular building or trade or craft and in this way bring an expertise to the work that they do within the village. Volunteers interpret during regular days in the village, at special events, and for school tours. 
 
Key Responsibilities:  
* Learn historical information relating to placement within the village. 
* Interpret daily living in a 19th-century rural Ontario community. 
* Demonstrate historic trades or crafts. 
* Teach history in an informal, peaceful setting to the public. 
* Wear a period costume and be responsible for care and general cleaning of assigned costume. 
* Provide excellent customer service to visitors.
Trent Valley Archives
567 Carnegie Ave, Peterborough, ON
Gardening and property maintenance.  
Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North, Simcoe North, North Simcoe Chapter
Simcoe North
Help build houses for those who need them. Current project - 2014 building season - is in Penetanguishene and needs many volunteers at all skill levels.
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!
Peterborough Theatre Guild
Peterborough Theatre Guild, 364 Rogers Street, Peterborough
Flexible - can include ushering, backstage work such as set construction, painting, and costume sewing.
Penetanguishene Centennial Museum and Archives, Penetanguishene Centennial Museum
Penetanguishene
Tear down and re-arrange exhibits. Design, build, research and install new and existing exhibits.
Calvary Baptist Church, Midland
Assist in connecting with local service agencies, transportation, Sunday school and youth activities, bible study and assisting with efforts to ensure the community is aware of helpful services available through our church programs. Help is also needed with maintaining our building and grounds and general office administration. Individuals wishing to apply their strength in service of the community are encouraged to suggest activities to us.
Lang Pioneer Village Museum
Lang Pioneer Village Museum, Keene, ON
Key Responsibilities:  
* Undertake historically accurate repairs on buildings, fences and grounds. 
* Set-up of outdoor equipment, i.e. benches, tables, garbage cans, etc. 
* Grounds maintenance and clean-up including garbage clean-up, grass cutting & trimming. 
* Cutting & splitting firewood. 
* Maintain & repair historic buildings and areas (i.e. by cleaning eaves troughs, cutting down overgrowth, painting, rebuilding fencing). 
* Work with historically accurate building materials. 
* Adhere to safety standards in all work undertaken.
Georgian Bay Native Women's Association
562 King St
Volunteers are responsible for yard duties, building maintenance and cleaning children’s toys.
Lang Pioneer Village Museum
Lang Pioneer Village Museum
Key Responsibilities:  
* Create props for exhibits based on prototypes designed by the Museum Specialist. For example, hanging hams for the smoke house, ice blocks for the ice house, cheese rounds for the hotel and cheese factory, etc.