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Eden Mills Writers' Festival
Eden Mills (12 km east of Guelph)
The Eden Mills Writers’ Festival is seeking a candidate with fundraising experience to serve on its Board of Directors.  
 
The board member will oversee a committee responsible for the development and implementation of fundraising campaigns and events in support of the Festival’s mission. This is an opportunity for a people-focused creative thinker with strong communication skills and an appreciation for the arts.  
 
The festival is governed by a nine-person board responsible for strategic and succession planning, financial management, fundraising and human resource management. Our paid staff consists of a Festival Manager and an Artistic Director, supported by a seasonal Festival Assistant (May to Sept).
Homewood Health Centre
150 Delhi Street, Guelph
The volunteer will greet and serve patients, visitors and other customers in a friendly manner. You will also handle cash sales and count the float before and after your shift. In addition, you will ensure all food and drink products are stocked and tidy, and record complaints, concerns and compliments that require follow up from the Manager. Occasionally assisting with other duties as assigned.
Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington
Virtual - The sessions will be conducted via Zoom.
• Welcome the group and facilitate the session  
• Select an appropriate workout routine that does not require any equipment 
• Provide a suitable sound system for music to be audible for participants through online meeting tools 
• Select the music and dance routine in advance 
• Ensure that participants are able to follow the moves 
• Demonstrate simple steps that can be easily followed 
• Maintain a warm and welcoming environment where the conversation partner is treated with dignity and respect 
• Record the time spent volunteering and preparing for the session that will include practicing and the actual session.  
• Communicate any concerns or challenges to the program coordinator
Elliott Community (The)
The Elliott Community
General Store Volunteers will provide customer service in The Elliot Community's General Store, allowing residents and visitors to purchase items such as grocery items, greeting cards, small gifts, and snacks. Duties include assisting residents with purchases, using the point of sale software, restocking inventory, and tidying shelves.
Knitting Circle Volunteer   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington
Through Online tools namely Zoom
• Welcome the group and facilitate the session  
• Teach knitting skills and lead the conversation circle  
• Ensure that participants are able to follow the steps 
• Demonstrate using simple language the steps that can be easily followed 
• Record the time spent volunteering and preparing for the session that will include practicing and the actual session.  
• Maintain a warm and welcoming environment where the participants are treated with dignity and respect 
• Communicate any concerns or challenges to the program coordinator
Homewood Health Centre
Homewood Health Centre, 150 Delhi St.
Volunteers observe and monitor Eating Disorders Program patients during and post mealtimes to contribute to the patient well being. Follow guidelines as established by the Eating Disorders Program staff. Contribute to a helping supportive atmosphere for patients. Report patients' intake. Socialize with patient group during post meal supervision based on therapeutic principles. This position requires a regular weekly commitment.
Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington
Online via Zoom
• Welcome the group and facilitate the session  
• Initiate conversations based on a pre-determined topic with a small group of newcomers 
• Engage and encourage all participants to speak English 
• Explain unfamiliar concepts and words when needed 
• Collaborate with other Conversation Circle Leads to determine topics on the shared google doc 
• Record the time spent volunteering and preparing for the session  
• Maintain a warm and welcoming environment where each participant is treated with dignity and respect
Elliott Community (The)
Guelph
- Portering residents from their home area to the outdoor courtyard for walks, weather permitting. 
- visiting with residents in designated areas when outdoor walks is not possible.
Homewood Health Centre
Under the supervision of the Recreation Therapy staff, volunteers assist in organizing and participating in recreational activities to contribute to patient well-being. Activities may include, volleyball, shuffleboard, pickle ball or group board games. Volunteer are required to provide a supportive environment and encourage patients to take part in the activities. This position requires a regular weekly commitment.
Tai Chi Volunteer   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington
Virtual - The sessions will be conducted via Zoom.
• Welcome the group and facilitate the session  
• Select an appropriate workout routine that does not require any equipment 
• Provide a suitable sound system for music to be audible for participants through online meeting tools 
• Ensure that participants are able to follow the moves 
• Demonstrate simple steps that can be easily followed 
• Record the time spent volunteering and preparing for the session that will include practicing and the actual session.  
• Maintain a warm and welcoming environment where the participants are treated with dignity and respect 
• Communicate any concerns or challenges to the program coordinator
East Wellington Community Services, Rockwood - 143 Dennis St, New To You Shop
143 Dennis Street, Unit B Rockwood
Volunteers assist in fundraising efforts, through the sale of items in our retail clothing or book store. Volunteers accept and sort through incoming donations. Assist customers with locating items in the store; use cash register; open or close store; help promote the agency to the public specifically to our retail customers. Help maintain a friendly, welcoming environment. We follow all CoVid public health and safety guidelines.
Board Member - Treasurer   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington
104 Dawson Rd., Unit 102, Guelph ON N1H1A6 (**Currently, all meetings are held via Zoom)
• Establish policies to maintain the organization’s performance 
• Keep informed of the operations of the organization by receiving regular reports from the Executive Director 
• Review the performance of the Executive Director 
• Seek and secure resources for the organization to help finance its programs 
• Stay accountable to the public and funders 
• Represent the organization in the community  
• Participate in one of the standing committees within the Board - Human Resources, Executive, Fundraising, Board recruitment 
 
- As treasurer be able to understand the finances of the organization, be able to read a financial statement and communicate financial position to the rest of the board 
- Provide advice and consult with the ED and finance staff as required.
East Wellington Community Services, Erin - 45 Main St
45 Main Street, Erin
Volunteers assist in fundraising efforts, through the sale of items in our retail clothing or book store. Volunteers accept and sort through incoming donations. Assist customers with locating items in the store; use cash register; open or close store; help promote the agency to the public specifically to our retail customers. Help maintain a friendly, welcoming environment. We follow all CoVid public health and safety guidelines.
Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, Healthy Living
*** Currently Recruiting for Late July/Aug start date *** 
 
The SEED is a not-for-profit food project at the Guelph Community Health Centre that was 
created by a coalition to work towards a community with no barriers to healthy food. The SEED delivers programs and operates a social enterprise that address the causes and effects of food security.  
 
Groceries from the SEED is a pay-what-you-can online grocery store with a purpose! When you shop at Groceries from the SEED you help people in your community afford good food. It takes a community to feed a community. Find more information and link to sign up here https://theseedguelph.ca/sign-up/  
 
Delivery Crew Volunteers are critical to the success of this program. Delivery Crew Volunteers pick up Groceries from the SEED baskets at the packing warehouse and delivery them to community members homes. Volunteers are required to drop groceries off at the door and do not enter homes.  
 
Use of personal vehicle and cell phone are required for this role. Mileage compensation of use of personal vehicle is $6 per delivery route (6-10 stops) and paid quarterly. Self-scheduling with online spreadsheet is required.  
 
 
IMPORTANT Information: This role can be done in pairs with people from the same household OR willingness to ride along with another driver in The SEED's cargo van.  
 
*** Note: Due to the high number of applications and limited spaces open, we are not able to place everyone that applies. While we appreciate everyone who shows interest and applies, volunteers are offered roles based on best fit.
Homewood Health Centre
Volunteers work closely with Recreation Therapy staff to assist with Homewood patient craft sessions. The volunteer will provide a creative and social environment for the development of skills and to enhance a sense of well-being using ceramics. This position requires a regular weekly commitment.
Parkwood Gardens Neighbourhood Group
Guelph
We need help delivering meals to families in need. There would be one pick-up location and one drop-off location. Own vehicle required.
Grange Hill East Neighbourhood Group
Physical meeting location: 525 Grange Rd. (Community Room, Ken Danby School)
• Keep up-to-date books and printed records for the Neighbourhood Group 
• Update, with assistance, a set of Treasury Procedures 
• Present a financial report, at minimum, every other month at Leadership Team meetings.  
• Act as a co-signee of all outgoing cheques; help ensure prompt fund reimbursement  
• Work with the Chair/Co-Chair and other interested Leadership Team Members in applying for the Guelph Neighbourhood Support Coalition annual allocation.  
• Work with Leadership Team members and committees to set yearly budgets.  
• Maintain petty cash  
• Deposit any revenue into the GHENG account within 10 business days, or as appropriate.  
• Submit yearly financial records to the office for storage
Parkwood Gardens Neighbourhood Group
We're looking for folks who could help us with general garden tasks (shovelling, weeding, plot layouts, et.) This would involve some manual labour.