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Canadian Cancer Society, Niagara Community Office
Are you looking for a meaningful way to give back in 2018? Join the fight this April for Daffodil Month! 
The Canadian Cancer Society is looking for volunteers to give a little time to help make a big difference. 
With April just around the corner, we need dedicated people – like you – to sign up and fill a variety of volunteer roles. 
Daffodil Pin Sales will be taking place on Friday April 6th, Saturday April 7th, & Sunday April 8th at select locations across Niagara. 
How can you get involved? 
Lead – Take on a leadership role by helping to manage a specific location/site 
Deliver – Get packages delivered to various locations in your community 
Sell – Be at the frontlines and inspire others to give generously by selling daffodil pins 
Together, we can make the most impact, against the most cancers across Canada. Funds raised during Daffodil Month will fund life-saving research and vital support services that benefit patients and their families. 
We need your passion and commitment! If you share in our vision of creating a world where no Canadian fears cancer, then volunteer with us this April. 
Sign up online at: 
Any questions? Please don’t hesitate to reach out at (905) 684-6455 ext. 3153 or 
With gratitude, 
Elizabeth Richards 
Community Coordinator Niagara Community Office 
67 Ontario St. St. Catharines 
Tel: (905) 684-6455 ext 3153 
Canadian Cancer Society, Niagara Community Office
Are you interested in being part of an elite team of leadership volunteers determined to change the landscape of breast cancer forever? Want to be part of an alumni of exceptionally talented like-minded change makers? 
If this sounds like you, the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) and the Niagara CIBC Run for the Cure team has the perfect volunteer opportunity for you - Volunteer Run Director - Logistics. Run Directors are the community catalyst in every Run site. Together with a committee of like-minded individuals, you will raise funds for breast cancer research and support programs through the CIBC Run for the Cure. Planning and organizing the CIBC Run for the Cure takes time, passion and creative thinking. 
Your Role: 
As the Volunteer Run Director – Logistics your time will be spent managing and empowering your committee to rally support and participants, as well as driving the logistical elements of the CIBC Run for the Cure. 
While collaborating with your Co-Volunteer Run Director and the CCS staff, you will lead a team of volunteers who will develop and execute a site plan, organize a 1km and 5km route, and recruit a team of volunteers to support all local Run activities. 
You will collaborate with your Co-Volunteer Run Director to lead meetings, motivate your committee, and act as a local ambassador for the organization. You will assist the CCS staff in vacant committee positions and work with your fellow committee members to fill any voids. You will keep the Run site’s fundraising goal top of mind by working with committee members to ensure tasks are completed in a timely and professional manner 
To ensure your success as Run Director – Logistics you will have the constant support of the CCS staff who will answer your questions, provide guidance and assistance when necessary, and connect you with other Run Leaders. 
To learn more about this exciting volunteer leadership opportunity please forward a copy of your resume to: 
John Cox at
Foster Festival
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre - 250 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines, Ontario, L2R 3M2
During each of our 56 performances we require three (3) volunteers in total over the age of 18. Seniors welcome! Volunteers must be outgoing, approachable, presentable and able to make change (may use a calculator if needed).  
Volunteer tasks are: 
Two (2) volunteers are needed to sell 50/50 tickets to our patrons in an effort to raise funds for our future productions. No pressure sales! The volunteers are asked to greet our patrons in a friendly manner and offer them the option to purchase 50/50 tickets. One (1) volunteer will be stationed in our Lounge prior to and after select performances to sell merchandise to our patrons. All volunteers are asked to wear white tops and black pants or skirts. A name tag will be provided for each volunteer.
Funding and Sponsorship Assistant   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Centre, St Catharines
85 Church St. St.Catharines, ON
Volunteer responsibilities include:  
* Developing funds and sponsorships to support events  
* Event planning and management  
* Assisting at events  
* Data and inventory management  
* Social media and marketing for events
Hospital Volunteers   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Niagara Health, St Catharines Site, Corporate Administration Office
Across Niagara Region at our all five hospital sites
Our volunteers perform a number of duties. From assisting with meals, to working the information desks at all of our sites, volunteers help keep the hospitals running by filling a number of important roles. Our volunteers also support the important work of OneFoundation for Niagara Health and our Auxiliaries by raising money through Gift Shops, lottery ticket sales and other ways. 
Please visit our website to complete a volunteer application form and to learn more about our medical screening requirements and volunteer intake process.
Crohn's and Colitis Canada, Niagara Chapter
Niagara Region
Chapter Volunteer - Chapter and Event Committee Members  
Educate individuals with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, their families, health professionals and others about Crohn's and Colitis Canada as well as help implement fundraising initiatives to raise money for inflammatory bowel disease medical research.  
Help plan fun and profitable fundraisers in your community to find the cure for inflammatory bowel disease. You can choose between helping out the day of, or leading up to an event. Events include: Gutsy Walk, Education Events, and the Spring Fundraiser. 
Gutsy Walk - Committee Members and Event Day Volunteers  
Gutsy Walk provides various roles, for different types of volunteers!  
There are roles for those interested in a long term committee position, and other roles for those who are interested in a single day volunteer experience. 
Duties include: pledge earner recruiters, publicity volunteers, recruitment volunteers, logistics volunteers, prize and goody bag volunteers, entertainment volunteers as well as committee roles.
Volunteer   St Catharines / Thorold 
Arthritis Society (The), Niagara Peninsula Office
245 Pelham Rd, St. Catharines, ON L2S 1X8
Share your time, skills and ideas with us! Your involvement will make a real difference and directly impact the successful delivery of our programs and services which benefit 4.6 million Canadians living with arthritis. We would not have come this far over our 60-year history without our volunteers, and we are truly thankful for their selfless contributions. 
A wide variety of volunteer opportunities are available at The Arthritis Society across Ontario throughout the year. 
Some of our key volunteer opportunities are:  
Workshop Leader 
Committee member 
Admin /Office support 
Door-to-Door volunteer 
Special events 
Information Line
Distress Centre of Niagara
Niagara Falls, Delta BINGO or St Catharines, Delta BINGO
- greeting and welcoming individuals  
- potentially calling back winning BINGO cards 
- assisting with creating fun, active and welcoming environment  
- providing information about Distress Centre services if asked by patrons of the BINGO hall
West Niagara Palliative Care Services, Rose Cottage Visiting Volunteers
Grimsby, Beamsville, Vineland, Jordan and surrounding West Niagara communities
Visiting Volunteers - visit with clients with a life limiting illness in the West Niagara area. 
Ambassador Volunteers - assist at Drop In day programs, fundraising events, office support 
Legacy Volunteers - confidential, one on one sessions with clients to record their history
Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region
Delta Bingo, 4735 Drummond Road , Niagara Falls
Looking for something to do with a few friends in an exhilarating environment? Come and assist the Learning Disabilities Association to fundraise for their programs and services!  
Be a part of our Bingo Team!
Royal Canadian Army Cadets, Beamsville, 1626 West Lincoln
Varies dependent on activity - Grimsby, Beamsville, Lincoln, Smithville
1626 West Niagara Army Cadets are looking for volunteers to join our Support Committee to assist with fundraising activities and special event planning. 
The Support Committee does a lot of the "behind the scenes" work to support the activities of the Corps.
YWCA Niagara Region, Main Administration Office
Delta Bingo Hall, Drummond Ave, Niagara Falls
- have own transportation to and from Delta Bingo Hall in Niagara Falls 
- call Bingo card winners 
- greet individuals  
- create a welcoming environment 
- wear supplied t-shirt with black pants and closed toed shoes
Volunteer Services   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
CNIB, Niagara Region
Vision Mate: 
Provide one-on-one sighted assistance and companionship for a person who is blind or partially sighted. Assist in activities of the client’s choosing, at his/her home or in the community, including reading, organizing, walking, running errands, and friendly visiting.  
(2-4 hours Monthly)  
Deliver presentations to community organizations, schools, senior centres and professional groups; represent CNIB at community information forums (health fairs); if you are a CNIB client, consider sharing your personal stories to raise awareness about vision loss, vision health, and CNIB.  
(Flexible Commitment) 
Ambassador Assistant: 
Partnered with a CNIB Ambassador, directly assist someone who is blind or partially sighted with their community presentations. Drive client to determined location, help set up display and help to ensure things go smoothly.  
(Flexible Commitment) 
Leadership Committee and Public Relations: 
Assist in shaping and implementing CNIB’s local strategies around Vision Health, Volunteer Support, Fundraising and Client Services. You can help CNIB build and maintain a strong community presence.  
(Flexible Commitment)
Pelham Public Library, Fonthill Branch
Pelham Public Library Branch in Fonthill and Maple Acre Branch in Fenwick
Volunteer assists the Library Staff, Friends Groups and Library Board with organizing, planning, set up and implantation of various library events and activities throughout the year as part of our children, adult and senior programs. Some yearly events included: Book Sales, Clothing Sales, Holiday Gift Wrapping Fundraiser.
Dance Marathon Ambassador   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Children's Miracle Network
We work with the students to host a “Dance Marathon” event at their school. This is a 4-12 hour event that consists of students standing in symbolic support of their local sick and injured children through games, dancing, activities and entertainment. We are looking for students to become Dance Marathon Ambassadors and bring this movement to their school! 100% of funds raised goes to your local children's hospital.
Women's Addiction Recovery Mediation of Niagara, Fort Erie - Jarvis St
Volunteer Postions Available 
Position Title: BINGO Volunteer 
WARM is looking for Volunteers to help with BINGO in Niagara Falls and Fort Erie. 
Reporting To: Bingo Chair & Executive Director 
Location: Niagara Falls (Delta BINGO) and/or Fort Erie (Golden Nugget) 
Time Requirement: Only 1 – 2 times a month (events run a min of 2 hours in length). 
Overview: This volunteer opportunity will help you get active within your community and will help raise funds for WARM which will help us continue to run all of our programs and services. You will be representing Women’s Addiction Recovery Mediation at our BINGO events. No need to worry – you will not need to handle cash. This is your opportunity to help raise funds and spread awareness all at the same time.
Volunteers   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Crime Stoppers of Niagara
Various locations from Grimsby,to Niagara on the Lake, south to Fort Erie, west to Wainfleet
Volunteers needed for various events throughout the year. Some include Delta Bingo, Ice Dogs Hockey games, Ribfest, Gala, Fundraisers, Golf Tournaments, to name a few.
Grimsby (Town of), Grimsby Town Hall
Marketing, sponsorship, planning, organizing, and administrative duties.
Retail Store Volunteer   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Goodwill Industries Niagara, St Catharines - Glendale Plaza, Retail Store and Training Centre
All retail locations
Retail volunteers will help put out merchandise in the store and organize clothing racks by item, colour, and size. You might also straighten merchandise, organize a specific department such as books or linens, put out special holiday goods and other related projects. You will also have the opportunity to develop knowledge about the customer service field and practise your skills within Goodwill’s retail environment. As part of your training, you will gain experience in sales and customer service techniques, merchandising, and loss prevention.
Administrative Assistant   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Heart and Stroke, Niagara District Office
The role of the Administrative Assistant is to assist with several administrative responsibilities within the Niagara office while also providing program support to all Niagara office employees and donors.  
Reception / General Administration 
•Perform reception duties  
•Greet and attend to any donors / stakeholders that come in, in a friendly, professional manner  
•Complete data entry, data management and record keeping for programs & campaigns 
•Responsible for receipting and inputting on Niagara area programs and any donations received  
•Receive and distribute courier / bus / mail on a daily basis  
•Perform other duties as required by the Program Managers, Provincial Administrators and other staff 
•Answer calls to main switchboard, address inquiries or forward as needed  
Program Assistance 
•Assist with communications to potential and existing partners such as, preparing written correspondence, sending fax / e-mails, distributing newsletters, making confirmation and follow-up phone calls  
•Assist with preparation for promotional activities and materials, such as business / mall displays, promotion kits, Heart Month Kick-Off & Appreciation events  
•Ensure supply box for event day packed and ready to go  
•Print of Kintera sheets the morning of events for accurate and up to date donation totals  
•Train and oversee on-site volunteers for P2P / Big Bike and other Niagara office volunteers  
•Assist with relationship management, including attending events  
•Event registration and money management 
•Encourage enthusiastic participation and provide excellent customer service 
•Maintain complete and orderly records for all designated programs  
•Assist with calls to volunteers to confirm their return or recruitment of other volunteers  
•Prepare and send out physical and digital Thank you letters  
Skills Requirements:  
•Eagerness to learn and passion of what you do 
•Time management skills  
•Excellent written and oral communication skills  
•Customer service focus  
•Proficiency in Microsoft Office including: Word, Excel, Outlook,  
•Strong organizational skills and records management  
•Ability to take direction and also to work independently while being part of a team effort  
Skills are assets but not required as training will be provided of the various administrative tasks. Bring your enthusiasm and passion for what you do and we provide the rest.
Gear Team Crew Members   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer
Niagara Region
This team manages the collection and distribution of all participant gear and tents throughout the event. The Team will load all gear into trucks in the morning, then off-load gear in the assigned area at camp. Assists participants in locating their personal gear. Team will be on standby to perform bike transport if necessary once gear is unloaded from trucks at Camp. Team may be asked to assist with the Sleeping Tents at Camp as well if needed. Lifting Required. Drivers for the trucks are needed (24’ truck).
Route Marking Crew Members   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer
Works on Friday through Sunday to mark route with directional and caution signage. Posting signage is Friday and Saturday and tear down is on Sunday. Collects signage each day as the route has closed and repairs signage as necessary. The absolutely best way to see exciting routes and work closely with your partner1
Snack Support Crew Members   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer
This team assists in the distribution and replenishment of snacks needed for each of the Route Stops. Will also pick-up of leftover snacks at the end of each day, as needed. The existing Crew Teams at each stop will assist with the unloading and reloading of supplies throughout the day. The team works closely with Dispatch staff to be certain that all Route Stops have sufficient hydration & snack supplies each day. Lifting required. Drivers for the trucks are needed (24’ truck). Please notify your Crew Coach if you have a license to drive special truck classes.