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6 Ways Volunteering Can Help You Find Work (West Toronto- June 11)
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Looking for work can be tough! Volunteering is a way to help you gain skills and experience for the job-market. It also allows you to try out new things, network with people and have fun! This one and a half hour interactive session will focus on the who, what, when, where and how of volunteering and 6 ways volunteering can help you when looking for work. Monday, June 11 from 6-7:30pm

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When: Monday, June 11
6:00PM to 7:30PM
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Annette Street Public Library
145 Annette Street
Toronto, Ontario  M6P 1P3
Contact: Venus Pak
4169616888 x 224

Online registration is available until: 2018-06-11
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This 1.5 hour interactive workshop will cover:

  • How do I find a volunteer position?
  • How can I gain transferable skills from a volunteer opportunity?
  • What are the benefits of volunteering when looking for work?
  • How do I highlight volunteering on my resume?

The session will be led by Iona Frost, Community Engagement Volunteer at Volunteer Toronto, who used volunteering as a way for her to find paid employment. This session will include stories from people who have volunteered while looking for work.


Date: Monday, June 11 from 6-7:30pm

Location: Annette Street Public Library

                 145 Annette Street

                Near Keele and Dundas St. W.

                Transit Directions here

Cost: Free


Past participants have said:

  • "Iona is a great presenter. She was enthusiastic and funny and I like that she shared her own experience."
  • "The 6 Ways Volunteering Can Help Me Find Work session really gave me the information I need to be able to find a suitable  volunteer position."
  • "Thank you for all the information and resources. I now know what I need to do to be able to volunteer."
  • "I'm excited to find a volunteer role. Thank you for this presentation."
  • "If volunteering is as fun as this session, I'm in!"

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Volunteer Toronto Office

344 Bloor Street West, Suite 404
Toronto, ON
M5S 3A7

T. 416-961-6888
F. 416.961.6859

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