Bracelet of Hope requires Event Volunteers. Responsibilities include set up and tear down of the display, merchandising the product, selling handmade bracelets and other African crafts as well as informing community members about the vision and mission of Bracelet of Hope. Students are welcome to apply and hours can be used towards the 40 hour requirement for graduation. For more information, contact Ishita Ghose at 226-326-HOPE (4673) or email [email protected]
Wyndham House, Youth Resource Centre requires STEPout Program Volunteers for their barrier-free programming for youth aged 13-24 living in Guelph. This program encourages personal growth and expression. A volunteer with the STEPout program will be supervised by the Recreation Coordinator, and has the opportunity to participate and lead sport and recreation programming for youth. This experience is an excellent opportunity for those intending to teach, those interested in physical education/kinesiology/fitness, and those interested in human services. For more information, contact James Nightengale at 519-822-4400 or email [email protected]
Kidney Foundation of Canada, Western Ontario Chapter is looking for Guelph Kidney Walk Photographers. This special event will take place on Sunday September 21, 2014, at the Guelph Golf and Curling Club. Volunteers are required from approximately 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. to photograph the event. Students are welcome to apply and hours can be used towards the 40 hour requirement for graduation. For more information contact Jennifer Fraser at 289-237-9499 or email [email protected]
YMCA YWCA, Guelph requires Wellness Program Volunteers. The Y needs volunteers to carry out their mission to build strong kids, strong families, and strong communities. The Wellness Program Volunteer is responsible for establishing relationships and practicing core coaching skills that assist the individual in identifying and achieving desired outcomes, transforming them into action, and maintaining lasting change overtime. Knowledge and experience in health and fitness is a desired skill. For more information, contact Kimberly Melo at 519-824-5150 ext 229 or email [email protected]
Homewood Health Centre is looking for a Mealtime Supervisor to observe and monitor Eating Disorders Program patients during and post mealtimes to contribute to the patient well being. Volunteers will follow guidelines as established by the program staff, contribute to a helping supportive atmosphere, report patients’ intake and socialize with patient groups during post meal supervision. This program requires a regular weekly commitment and the time available is Sunday morning 7:30am – 9:15am. For more information, contact Martha Schuett at 519-824-1010 ext 2262.