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Oshawa Inclusion Committee

The City of Oshawa is recruiting members for the new Community Diversity Equity and Inclusion Committee. Do you live, work or study in Oshawa? If so, consider joining the team! Go to http://www.oshawa.ca/diversity to see the Terms of Reference, review the Diversity and Inclusion Plan, and complete the Application Form. Deadline for applications is February … Continue reading

Volunteer Work

Volunteering can be rewarding and fun – it can also help you acquire experience, skills and a network of support. Looking for opportunities? Go to Volunteer Durham. If you are a student in need of additional volunteer hours to graduate from Grade 12, we have opportunities available! Connect with us!   Read Employment E-News – … Continue reading

Newcomer Volunteer Fair

The first Newcomer Volunteer Fair was a great success! Speakers and local community organizations provided insights into Canadian workplace culture, the benefits of volunteering when job searching and settling in a new community. Visitors explored volunteer opportunities in the fields of Arts & Culture, Social Services, Administrative, Fitness & Leisure, Education and Hospitality. View the … Continue reading

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering can help you expand your knowledge, increase your confidence, learn valuable skills, gain experience and grow your network. Are you interested in Volunteer Opportunities in Durham Region? At Information Durham, you will find plenty of volunteer opportunities in many fields of interest. Help yourself by helping others. Create a New Volunteer Profile and you … Continue reading

Newcomer Fair This Fall

Newcomers, get involved in the community and get to know the Durham Region and the people who live here. The Newcomer Volunteer Fair is coming this Fall 2018. Interact with representatives from community organizations to learn of current volunteer opportunities. Speakers will present on the benefits of volunteering (e.g. networking and job search). Volunteers will … Continue reading

Volunteer Fair for Newcomers

We will be hosting two newcomer community volunteer fairs, for all people seeking volunteer opportunities including newcomer youth and adults. Thanks to funding from the Ministry of Citizenship Immigration (MCI) we will be hosting the Volunteer Fairs to meet the needs of newcomers to Canada to assist in the settlement process by building on community … Continue reading

Volunteer in Durham Region

Looking for a way to get started as a volunteer? A United Way online database helps connect volunteers to organizations searching for volunteer assistance. Indicate your preference to volunteer on a long term, medium term short term or one-time basis. Click to access a searchable website of volunteer opportunities in Durham Region.   Read Employment … Continue reading

Volunteer Credits

Are a student who needs to earn volunteer credits for school? It can be difficult to balance volunteer requirements with homework and extra curricular activities during the school year. Consider earning your credits during the summer. Volunteer Durham is provides a comprehensive database of opportunities in the Durham Region. Visit the Volunteer Durham website to … Continue reading