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Are you new to Canada and want to learn more about volunteering? This information session will focus on the benefits of becoming a volunteer along with a clear overview of how to get started. Discover how to search for and apply to volunteer positions, and what to expect along the way!

2019-08-14
When: Wednesday, August 14, 2019
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Where: Scarborough Civic Centre Library, Meeting Room
156 Borough Dr.
Toronto, Ontario  M1P 4N7
Canada
Contact: Olivia Sonnenberg
416-961-6888 x 224

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This 1.5 hour interactive workshop will cover:

  • The benefits of volunteering
  • How volunteering is integral to Canadian culture
  • The types of volunteer roles available and the commitments they require
  • The best ways to practice English and meet new people while volunteering
  • How to use Volunteer Toronto's online search portal
  • How to apply for volunteer roles and what to expect during screening
  • How to use and develop skills by volunteering
  • How to network and gain Canadian references through volunteering

Past participants have said:

  • "The "Volunteering As a Newcomer"  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."

Facilitator: Nora, Volunteer Ambassador

Accessibility: This workshop takes place in a wheelchair accessible space.

Cost: FREE!

We look forward to seeing you there!

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