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Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound
* Based on local recruitment plans and needs, identify high potential events/locations/ people to connect with who would be a great fit as Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) volunteers  
* Be active within the community promoting CCS as a place to volunteer (attending networking events, volunteer fairs etc.) 
* Engage in elements of the volunteer cycle as new volunteers are on-boarded (reference checks, entering online postings, etc.) 
* Work closely with staff partner to coordinate recruitment activities and track results
Midhurst Tennis Club
Essential Functions: 
• Will assist the staff Library Technician in operation of the library; 
• Main responsibilities will include processing donated and purchased books; 
• Will apply appropriate labels/bar codes to each book and cover these with tape; 
• Will reinforce book spines as needed with tape and stamp books as needed; 
• Will shelve books, locate and pull books as needed for processing; 
• Will assist with displays or signage in the library and other promotional activities; 
• Will check books for missing pages or extraneous materials; 
• Note: this position may not be suitable for individuals with allergies to dust, mould or mildew.
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.
Canadian Red Cross - Simcoe Muskoka Branch, Simcoe Muskoka Branch
Simcoe County
• Create content for weekly internal newsletter  
• Research, write and edit stories for Red Weekly that highlight regional achievements  
• Interview volunteers, employees and clients for the purposes of creating profiles for Red Weekly 
• Works with staff on creating content for annual or one-time projects 
• Researches and writes content for projects that promote the Red Cross. This could include editorial content that accompanies an advertisement, social media content, program brochures, local communications messaging, etc.  
• Provide input on recruitment materials (e.g. posters, displays, brochures)  
• Supports the Communications Department during emergencies and fundraising appeals 
• Works alongside Communications staff members to create/edit content to support the Philanthropy and Communications Departments when on appeal  
• Assists in creating copy that positions the Red Cross as the charity of choice during fundraising appeals  
• Contributes to a healthy and safe working environment 
• Performs other duties, as required
Northumberland 89.7 FM, Northumberland 89.7 FM
Cobourg
Identify and research news stories then present them on-air, i.e. gather information, record events, interview those involved.
Samaritan First Response and Rescue Service, Samaritan Event Medical Services
Our Public Relations Team is currently recruiting 2 people. These team members would be utilized in an emergency and day to day house keeping. We are asking for 2 new team members mainly in-case an emergency post needs to placed on our website and/or social media accounts such a Missing Persons Release which is highly time sensitive and current team member is not available. Must have VERY strong oral and written English skills. Must have smart phone for emergency paging system. Must have reliable computer for accessing website. *Website editor can NOT be accessed by phones.
Down Syndrome Association of Peterborough
Depending on activity
Duties will depend on activities - mailing, promotion, calling members, participating in events i.e. fundraisers, and helping out with quarterly newsletter.
Canadian Continence Foundation (The), Peterborough - Head Office
Peterborough
* Research grant opportunities related to health care, education, continence issues, caregivers, and women's health. 
* Prepare grant applications and submit 
* Maintain deadlines while being highly organized 
* Attend regular meetings
Canadian Cancer Society, Peterborough and District Community Office
Volunteers are needed to assist at the reception desk at the Peterborough office. Duties include answering phones, assisting people that come in to the office, adminstrative work and prepping mail. 
 
Volunteers must be comfortable on the phones and using a computer.
VON Canada - Peterborough Victoria Haliburton Site, Peterborough - George St N, Peterborough Adult Day Centre
VON Office - 360 George St. N. Suite 25, Peterborough Square and Nursing Clinic
Filing, photocopying, collating, clinic reception.
Transition Town Peterborough Inc.
Peterborough
Write specific small articles as assigned, involving interviewing the story subjects and taking photos for publication. Will also assist with magazine distribution.
Cobourg Public Library, Cobourg, Cobourg Branch
Cobourg Public Library
*Filing 
*Organizing 
*Some data entry.  
 
Once the project has been completed volunteers may stay on to help in other areas.
Animal Care   Northumberland County 
Northumberland Humane Society, Port Hope - Ward St, Animal Shelter
371 Ward Street, Port Hope
Volunteers will be working mainly with dogs and cats. They will be cleaning cages, feeding and watering the animals as well as giving the animals exercise. Volunteers will also be doing basic office duties. 
 
Volunteers can also help out with special events (fundraising events that take place throughout the year). These events include Golf Tournament, Animals R Us Festival, Pooch Patrol Walk-a-Thon, Open houses, Dog Baths, Adopt-a-Thons, selling raffle tickets, Make a Pet's Life Glow etc.
Grant Writer   Peterborough County 
Ontario Turtle Conservation Centre
Most work can be done from home, may meet occassionally with fundraising chair as required.
Up to 3 volunteers needed to assist KTTC Board members/Volunteer Coordinator with researching and writing funding proposals to fund-granting organizations. 
 
Volunteers who are accepted would work under a Lead who would coordinate their activities. Volunteers would work primarily on their own from their homes. Meetings would tend to be held by conference call though occasional live meetings can be expected. 
 
Volunteers will identify funding organizations that support projects related to: 
• Species-at-risk 
• Wildlife rehabilitation, conservation and education 
• Bio-diversity and the environment 
 
They will pre-qualify KTTC programs by reviewing the funder's requirements and funding proposal guidelines. The volunteer will then make recommendations to the Lead and they may be asked to draft funding proposals. Assistance and training on completing funding proposals will be available. 
 
Skills/Equipment Requirements 
• A computer with internet access. 
• Good attention to detail 
• Strong written and verbal communication skills 
• Self-directed. 
• Open to feedback 
 
Reporting Structure: 
The Grant Research and Proposal Subcommittee reports to the Fund-raising Committee through the Fund-raising Committee Chair. 
Office Help   Peterborough County 
4th Line Theatre
4 Tupper St, Millbrook, ON
Data-entry, faxing, assisting with special projects, office mail-outs, using the computer and other general office duties. Reception duties, answering phone calls and directing them to staff.
Peterborough LETS Exchange, Community Association - Local Economic Trading System
Research potential grants for the non-profit sector. Present appropriate grants possibilities to the LETS Board. Write and submit grant proposals.
Peterborough Symphony Orchestra
311 George St. N, Lower Level, Unit 1
* Telephone answering 
* Speaking with donors and advertisers 
* Reception 
* Working with a printer 
* Working with a computer (e.g. email, word processing) 
* Photocopying and filing 
* Other projects that volunteers may take a lead with, as they interest you! 
Huronia Museum and Huron-Ouendat Village
Provide assistance with: 
·Correspondence, e-mail 
·Advertising 
·Public relations 
·Membership database 
.Issuing membership cards and welcome/renewal packages 
·Responding to visitor inquiries, answering telephone 
·Assist with mail-outs of the newsletter, invitations and marketing materials 
·Updating the library database
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