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Learning About Volunteering (Downtown - August 14)
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Are you interested in volunteering? Do you want to learn more about what volunteering is? How to get started? What is the best way to apply? What are the benefits? How can you gain skills and experience? At the same time be part of your community. Come to this 1 hour interactive workshop that will cover who,why, what, where, and how of volunteering.Tuesday, August 14, 2018 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.

When: Tuesday, August 14, 2018
1:00PM to 2:00PM
Where: Volunteer Toronto Office
344 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON M5S 3A7
Room 404
Toronto, Ontario  M5S 3A7
Contact: Venus Pak
4169616888 x 224

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This 1.5 hour interactive workshop will cover:

  • How do I find a volunteer position?
  • What is the time commitment?
  • How to use Volunteer Toronto's website?
  • How can I gain skills from a volunteer opportunity?
  • What are the benefits of volunteering?
  • What is the application process?
  • What to expect when applying?
  • How do I highlight volunteering on my resume?

The session will be led by Venus Pak, Community Engagement Assistant at Volunteer Toronto, who has volunteer experience that she will share with the audience.


Date: Tuesday, August 14 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.

Location: Volunteer Toronto Office, room 404

                344 Bloor Street West, Toronto, M5S 3A7

                At the intersection of Spadina and Bloor.

Cost: Free

This workshop is taking place in a wheelchair accessible space with access to the washroom. We look forward to seeing you there!


Past participants have said:

  • " Venus is a great presenter. She was enthusiastic and I like that she shared her own experience."
  • "The " Learning About Volunteering"  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

Open To The Public



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