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University of Guelph

Site: Raithby House

Service: Student Experience, Student Volunteer Connections

Contact Information
Alternate Name SVC
Office Phone 519-824-4120 ext 58104
Social Media Blogger Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Rei Yang, Coordinator; Email:
Description (Site) Raithby House, Rm 104; located on Winegard Walk, near the University Centre
Site Location Guelph-University of Guelph
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
50 Stone Rd E
Guelph, ON N1G 2W1
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Intersection Gordon St and Stone Rd E
Mailing Address c/o University of Guelph, Student Experience 
University Centre, Level 3 - South 
Guelph, ON N1G 2W1
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Program of the Community Engagement and Global Citizenship (CEGC) unit of Student Experience * dedicated to the promotion of positive social action and student involvement in community nonprofit organizations 
Services include: 
* database of volunteer organizations and opportunities within the community 
* weekly drop-in office hours 
* volunteer referral forms, providing personalized volunteerism recommendations to students 
* group volunteering trips 
* student volunteer subsidies program to reduce financial barriers to volunteering 
* inter(act) volunteer fair at the beginning of the Fall and Winter semesters 
* weekly newsletter
Hours Hours vary per semester - visit website for details 
One full time staff member, May-Sep  
One full time staff member, and three part-time staff members, Sep-Apr
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Students enrolled in courses at the University of Guelph are eligible for service
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees Program - primarily funded by University of Guelph students
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1967
Funding Fees - University of Guelph student tuition fees
Print Material Brochures, resource library, database
Service Categories Student Organizations ; Volunteer Development