Archived Opportunities

These volunteer opportunities have been archived based on an expiry date set by the originator (i.e. nonprofit organization). Please note that these opportunities are only presented for interest – to give volunteers and site visitors an opportunity to see the types of positions offered by organizations.

Volunteer Opportunity

Organization: Thames Region Ecological Association
Category: Special Events / Festivals
Description: Thames Region Ecological Association, a local environmental charity, is seeking volunteers to help with community programs this summer that support waste reduction and sustainable lifestyles. Visit www.trea.ca Follow up to volunteer@trea.ca or 519 645-2845. High school students for volunteer hours welcome as well.

Special Event Volunteers Needed for Ride to Defeat Diabetes

Organization: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Category: Special Events / Festivals
Description: Event Overview: Join us as we ride to defeat Type 1 Diabetes. A fun, high energy stationary cycling raising money for research that helps to cure, better treat and prevent type 1 diabetes (T1D). We are looking for volunteers to help out in the following areas: -          Setup/Tear Down -          Bike Pit/Cheer Section -          Greeters/Waivers -          Incentives -      Registration Date: September 27 2018 Location: Rev3K Spin Studio Time: 9am-1:30pm For more information or to volunteers please contact Amanda at acruickshank@jdrf.ca

Event Volunteers needed to help with this year's Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF!

Organization: JDRF
Category: Fundraising & Sponsorship
Description: When you join the #JDRFWalk to Cure Diabetes, you are helping to fund some incredible breakthroughs in T1D research, management and care. Join us on June 9th and help us turn Type 1 into Type none! We are looking for volunteers to help in the following areas: - Event Activation's Crew - Route Marshall's - Registration - Prize Distribution - Registration - Setup/Teardown - Food Area and so much more! Date: Sunday, June 9th, 2019 Time: 7:00am - 1:30pm Location: TD Waterhouse Stadium 100 Philip Aziz Ave, London, ON N6A 5P9 For more information on how to volunteer please contact Kayli at ktaylor@jdrf.ca or Register Online at https://www.jdrf.ca/get-involved/volunteer/ *Please be sure to use London as your location and Walk as your program!

Volunteers needed to help with EPIC LAUNCH PARTY. (FUNDRAISER FOR CAMH)

Organization: Integral Publishing
Category: Communications / Marketing / Media
Description: We are currently looking for volunteers with skills in door/tickets music arts tarot reading and mysticism DJing Social Media Campaigns Helping with event overall

Photographer/Videographer Needed

Organization: Title
Category: Other Positions
Description: We are currently looking for someone to take photos and videos at the London Terry Fox Run on Sunday, September 15th. We will use the photos and videos for future promotions on Social Media and our website for future runs. Must be available on the run day - Sunday, September 15th (morning). Time commitment may depend on the interest we receive from this posting.  Volunteer position but will provide letter of recommendation upon completion of this project. Would be a great experience for someone looking to build their portfolio! Please let me know if you have any questions! Danielle DeVries, Volunteer Coordinator danielledvrs@gmail.com

Looking for event volunteers!

Organization: Title
Category: Other Positions
Description: We are currently looking for event volunteers for the London Terry Fox Run on Sunday, September 15th. Volunteers may assist with a variety of activities including managing our photo booth, directing participants, assisting with certificates, etc. Must be available on the run day - Sunday, September 15th (morning). Time commitment may depend on the interest we receive from this posting.  Please let me know if you have any questions! Danielle DeVries, Volunteer Coordinator danielledvrs@gmail.com

Defeat Depression – Organizing Committee Positions

Organization: Defeat Depression
Category: Special Events / Festivals
Description: London's Walk & Talk for Mental Health is looking for committee members to help us grow our event. The Defeat Depression campaign is a national fundraising campaign designed to allow individuals and organizations to raise funds in support of their local mental health programs and services. The campaign has grown into a national movement bringing much-needed funds, awareness of mental health issues while fighting mental health stigma one event at a time. ​The 2020 Defeat Depression Walk will take place the last weekend of May 2020. ​Planning and organizing the Walk/Runs takes time, passion and creative thinking. With support from volunteers and Mood Disorders Society of Canada’s staff, you will be a part of something truly extraordinary in your community. Although this is a national campaign, local success depends on volunteers like you. With your community insight, you will raise awareness, encourage participation, and drive fundraising results. Time Commitment: Monthly committee meetings from January to April and biweekly 12 weeks before the event Weekly tasks averaging 2-5 hours per week depending on your role and the time of year Attendance and leadership role at pre-events / opportunities In-person availability on the day of the Walk/Run The ideal committee member has: Strong organizational and time management skills The ability to work independently and as a member of a team Exceptional communication skills Access to a computer with Internet, and willingness to use new software programs Passion for Mental Health ​You will gain skills and experience: Contributing to the organization’s mission of creating a world where Canadians with depression and other mental illnesses feel free to seek treatment without stigma Working collaboratively with like-minded volunteers in the community Building relationships in your community   Available Positions: Local Sponsorship Coordinator – you will recruit build local connections, new sponsors, and strengthen relationships with existing sponsors to offset some event expenses and contribute to the local fundraising revenue. Working with your committee and Defeat Depression Staff, you are responsible for acquiring local cash, and in-kind sponsorships, ensure that sponsor obligations are fulfilled, and each sponsor feels the true value of a partnership with the Defeat Depression Campaign. Communications/Marketing Coordinator – oversees the promotion of the event, brainstorms how to attract participants and sponsors, engages local media and hosts media on the day of the event, etc. Social Media Coordinator – oversees the event Facebook page, handles posts and responds to inquiries on social media, engages local stakeholders, helps promote the event through social media, shares pictures post-event, directs people to engage with YouTube and Flickr Logistics Coordinator – books the location for the event, plans the walk or run course, obtains all required permits/approvals, plans for tents/water/parking/supplies on the day-of

To laugh often and love much; to win the respect of intelligent persons and the affection of children, to earn the approbation of honest critics; to appreciate beauty; to give of one’s self, to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to have played and laughed with enthusiasm and sung with exultation; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived–that is to have succeeded.


Ralph Waldo Emerson