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5 Ways Volunteering Can Help You Find Work - Nov 26
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Are you looking for work? Wonder how you can volunteer to help gain skills and experience needed for the job market? Come to our Information Session for Job-Seekers which will focus on teaching you more about the volunteer process, how to search for volunteer opportunities, how volunteering can help you find work and provide opportunities to reflect on transferable skills and answer any questions you have.

When: 26/11/2015
Where: Volunteer Toronto Office
344 Bloor Street West, Suite 404
Toronto, Ontario  M5S 3A7
Presenter: Tarif Rahman, Community Outreach Volunteer
Contact: Kelly DeVries
416-961-6888 ext 229

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 5 Ways Volunteering Can You Find Work

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 hour interactive session will focus on the who, what, when, where and how of volunteering and 5 ways  volunteering can help you when looking for work.

 Questions that will be answered include:

  • 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 Tarif Rahman, Community Outreach Volunteer at Volunteer Toronto, and will include stories from people who have volunteered while looking for work. 


Date:        Thursday, November 26

Time:        6-7:30pm

Please arrive between 5:45 and 6pm. We will start at 6pm sharp. 

Location: Volunteer Toronto Office

                 344 Bloor Street West, Suite 404

                 2 minutes from Spadina Subway Station

Cost:        Free




Our office is wheelchair accessible and includes an all-gender single stall washroom. If you have a particular accessibility need that requires accommodation please let us know on the registration form. 

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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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