At OLDF we take pride in the commitment and dedication of our Volunteers, and we’d love to count you among them!
Whether it’s teaching a child to read or visiting a senior, you can make an incredible difference in the lives of others through volunteering. Our volunteers are of all ages, ethnic and racial backgrounds and experiences. They share a commitment to our community. There are lots of ways for you to get involved. Have a look at our Volunteer Opportunities and learn how to become a volunteer.
Volunteering is a great way to:
We normally require volunteers in the following areas:
Don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions. If you are keen to help out, we will work with you to figure out what volunteering role is best for you.
Volunteering with your staff team is a great way to:
We offer different opportunities in order to accommodate both large and small groups. Listed below are the corporate volunteering opportunities that we are currently offering:
Newcomer Youth Program
Bring your skills to our Newcomer Youth Program by providing a workshop (eg. a resume clinic, legal, financial, health or art-based project). This program is located in Jane and Finch area and works with youth ages 13-24.
The Newcomer Youth Program can accommodate 6 to 8 volunteers at a time. These opportunities typically take place in the afternoon and evening (between 3:30-7pm).
To volunteer with the Newcomer Youth Program we ask for a cost recovery contribution of $1,500-$2,000 depending on the scope of the activity.
Your team will receive:
You can run a legal clinic for our clients.
Financial Education Class
We will provide the platform for you to run financial literacy class for our clients/members. You can provide educational tips, hints and hands on informational workshop to help students and adults increase their financial knowledge and skills.
Need to hire? contact us today.