Community Living Guelph Wellington, Guelph Administrative Office - Royal Rd
Are you a Guelph or Wellington County resident interested in giving some of your time to a charity? Do you want to volunteer and make a real difference? Why not become one of our Fundraising Committee members.
- Attending once a month meetings
- Helping out day of the event
- Reaching out for potential sponsorships
- Reaching out to the media
- Promoting the event
Hope and the City Event Experience Committee Member
Canadian Cancer Society, Waterloo-Wellington Community Office
Logistics- secure venue, set up and tear down
Sponsorship - donations for the event from local businesses and community members (monetary and specific items)
Source and plan entertainment and games
Work in close relationship with committee and staff lead
KidsAbility Centre for Child Development, Guelph Hub, Therapy Services
503 Imperial Rd North Unit 7
Transport clients and their parents living within the Guelph area to our Guelph Location at 503 Imperial Rd. North, Unit 7
In-Community Volunteer - Public Awareness
Canadian Blood Services, Guelph, Blood Donor Clinic
Set-up and tear-down of the promotional booth and other equipment; Provide information on Canadian Blood Services programs and initiatives; Management of participant records and event documentation; Complete required forms on time and return to staff contact; Maintain privacy of participant information
Snow Angels Volunteer
PIN - The People and Information Network, Snow Angels Program
City of Guelph
Volunteers shovel snow (including the accumulation of snow left at the end of driveways when the streets are plowed) following a heavy snowfall for senior and/or disabled residents.
Build Site volunteers and Volunteer Crew Leads
Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph, Guelph
11 Cityview Dr, Guelph
We are in need of volunteers to help complete construction of the interior of our Cityview Village site in Guelph. Specifically, skilled/experienced volunteers with a background in construction, renovations and power tool use. We are happy to teach any unskilled volunteers with a desire to help!
We will also be looking for painters in late fall!
Groups looking to purchase a private team build day, please contact for more information.
Relay For Life, Co-Chair, Guelph
Canadian Cancer Society, Waterloo-Wellington Community Office
Work collaboratively with your Canadian Cancer Society staff partner and the Relay For Life committee members, providing leadership support and guidance in planning and holding this event.
Serve as an ambassador and spokesperson for the Canadian Cancer Society and Relay For Life at team rallies, community events and on event day, as well as by providing weekly updates to committee members and staff partners.
Encourage strong communication channels by being responsive to inquiries from your staff partner and the committee leads and providing weekly updates.
Identify and assist with any gaps or areas for growth with your staff partner and the committee leads.
Work with your staff partner to facilitate the post-event wrap up and event evaluation process.
As event ambassador, promote online participant and team registrations, participant fundraising, and community sponsorships, as well as volunteer participation for the event success.
Children's Foundation of Guelph and Wellington, Guelph - Waterloo Ave, Food & Friends Student Nutrition Program
Many locations available including those listed above.
Coordinators: are involved in running the program and they perform tasks such as ordering the food.
Helpers: are involved with food prep, menu planning, program attendance, serving and clean up.
Grocery shoppers: compile lists depending on the planned menu, buy and store the food appropriately and ensure that all receipts go to the Administrators.
Administrators: are involved with the program paper work, they track receipts and do budgeting and fundraising.
Management of volunteers: recruitment, training, scheduling and recognition
Peer Support Volunteer
Guelph & Area Right to Life
Various locations in Guelph and surrounding area
May include 24/7 pregnancy helpline, mentors, community outreach volunteers, transportation volunteers,
Volunteer Home Cooks
Pro Labore Dei, Guelph
Volunteers are needed to assist with providing home-cooked food on Saturday evenings for the least privileged. Make and bring a casserole, or any home cooked food, for 8-12 people. Contact Stella to set up delivery.
Warehouse Assistant (Adult Volunteer)
Guelph Food Bank, Guelph - 100 Crimea St
100 Crimea Street, Guelph, ON, N1H 2Y6
Adult volunteers are needed to stock shelves, serve clients and sort / put away incoming food donations. Volunteers will also assemble Member Agency Orders, rotate stock and complete some general maintenance duties.
Sports Department helper
Mission Thrift Store, Guelph
228 Victoria Road South Guelph
Volunteers are needed to assist with sorting, tagging and displaying sports items.
SEED Souper Hero: Soup Production
Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, Family and Community Health Services
Guelph CHC - 176 Whyndham Street North
Production Souper Heroes will prepare soup for our fundraising efforts at various events. Volunteers work as a team to assist with the whole process of soup prep including: washing ingredients, chopping, measuring, cooking and packing.
The Seed is a community food project at Guelph CHC. We are a collaborative initiative of community partners in Guelph & Wellington with the shared vision of strengthening the local emergency food system, using the power of food to build healthy communities and addressing the underlying issues of food insecurity and poverty. For more information, please contact Madeline, Communications and Fundraising Coordinator at email@example.com
Meals On Wheels Volunteer
Victorian Order of Nurses, Waterloo Wellington Dufferin, Mount Forest Office
Volunteers are needed to deliver meals to clients in the Guelph area. Deliveries are done in teams of two (one driver and one runner). Volunteer positions are available for both tasks.
Assistant Section Leader Trail Maintenance
Guelph Hiking Trail Club
Trail runs from Guelph to Limehouse.Section responsibility negotiable.
Reports to Radial Line Trail Coordinator.
Responsible for one of 8 sections of the Radial Line Trail.
Duties include spring and autumn inspection of trail and submission of a one page trail status report.
Light maintenance activities to ensure trail is passable and hiker friendly.
Spring meeting with other section leaders to assess what support is necessary for trail improvement.
Access to equipment and additional support through coordinator.
Lakeside HOPE House
Supervise Volunteer groups cooking, serving and cleaning up breakfast for 75-150 people everyday Wednesday morning from 8:45am - 11:30am. Breakfast consists of Pancakes, Eggs, Toast and Sausages.