Archived Opportunities

These volunteer opportunities have been archived based on an expiry date set by the originator (i.e. nonprofit organization). Please note that these opportunities are only presented for interest – to give volunteers and site visitors an opportunity to see the types of positions offered by organizations.

Simcoe County Home Builders Association Ice Fishing Tournament volunteers

Organization: DeafBlind Ontario Services
Category: Special Events / Festivals
Description: The Simcoe County Home Builders’ Association is holding its 11th Annual Ice Fishing Tournament on Kempenfelt Bay, Barrie, on February 18, 2017.  DeafBlind Ontario Services as its charity of choice for this tournament, and we are looking for volunteers to assist with the tournament.  There are a number of jobs and daytime shifts available.  This is a great opportunity for high school students to get their community service hours!

Children and Youth Volunteer - Chess Assitant

Organization: Barrie Public Library
Category: Children & Youth
Description: Program Description: Have you ever wanted to learn chess? Children and teens ages 8-16 years of age are invited to join local student Jake for a fun filled summer afternoon of chess and learning.  Participants will learn the basic concepts of chess such as basic information on the chess pieces,  how to get to checkmate, how to play a fun or competitive game, and how to solve chess puzzles.  This program is also for children and teens who already know how to play chess and want to expand their knowledge of this extraordinary game. Volunteer Responsibilities: BPL is looking for volunteers to assist children and teens learn the rules of the game and help them participate. MUST KNOW HOW TO PLAY CHESS. Must be comfortable taking direction from Jake who is the student lead on this program.

Everest Cemetery Barries biggest home haunt

Organization: Everest Cemetery
Category: Fundraising & Sponsorship
Description: erest Cemetery. Barries biggest halloween home haunt Halloweens coming and were still looking for a few more volenteer actor/actresses. To help us put on our display. Depending on what school you go to students can earm there community hours with us. Looking for people for The cemetery. The carnevil. Someone to help with the front door and the donations. And a few extra people to help where needed. Must have own costume and makeup and own transportation. Food from papa johns will be provided. If you can help 1 day or all 4 please send us a message. Our hours are Oct 28-30 5:30-9 Oct 31 5:30-10 Ways to contact us. Through facebook

Volunteer with CNIB at Barrie Waterfront Marathon

Organization: CNIB
Category: Special Events / Festivals
Description: CNIB is seeking the assistance of some dedicated to volunteers to help at the finish line during the Barrie Waterfront Marathon. Time will run from 7:45 AM- 11:30 AM. If interested in joining us please let us know by May 5th, 2018!

Golf Tournament Volunteer

Organization: Canadian Junior Golf Association
Category: Sports and Recreation
Description: The CJGA Mizuno National Junior Golf Championship is the culminating event on the CJGA’s schedule, bringing together the top junior golfers representing every province across Canada in an esteemed four day competition. This event was developed to provide elite junior golfers with an opportunity to compete in a high profile national championship event as well as build their golf resumes.

Barrie Dragon Boat Festival- Volunteers Needed!

Organization: Barrie Public Library
Category: Special Events / Festivals
Description: The 17th annual Barrie Dragon Boat Festival is looking for: 15 site set-up volunteers on Friday, August 23, 2019 Various festival support volunteers on Saturday, August 24, 2019 10 Site tear down volunteers on Sunday Augst 25, 2019 Supporting Barrie's largest on-water festival is a great way to get involved in a major community event, earn credited community involvement hours and enjoy the high-energy races and beautiful waterfront. Volunteers will be provided with a volunteer t-shirt and lunch on Friday and Saturday. For further details and an application form, please visit-

Volunteer-Parkinson SuperWalk Barrie- Day Of Volunteer- Sat Sep 7

Organization: Parkinson Canada
Category: Special Events / Festivals
Description: WALK DAY VOLUNTEER – PARKINSON SUPERWALK-BARRIE   About Parkinson Canada: Parkinson Canada is the national voice of Canadians living with Parkinson’s disease. From diagnosis to discovery, we guide the way for Canadians to live well with Parkinson’s disease through education, advocacy and support services. Our National Research Program funds innovative research to search for better treatments and a cure. A national registered charity, Parkinson Canada fulfils its mission through the generosity of donors and is an accredited organization under the Imagine Canada Standards Program.   What We Need: Have you, your family, or friends been touched by Parkinson’s disease? Are you interested in meeting new people, working as a team and spreading the awareness of Parkinson’s disease? Then we’re looking for you! Parkinson Canada is looking for Day-of Volunteers to assist with the execution of Parkinson SuperWalk, Barrie.   Responsibilities: Attend and/or review registration and banking training session (if applicable). Work with volunteers to coordinate services needed for the day-of (which may include: registration, food and drink, guest speakers, t-shirt distribution, route marshals, etc.). Be onsite on the day of the event to facilitate a successful event. Must be available for Parkinson SuperWalk Barrie on Sat, Sep 7 at Heritage Park. Qualifications: Possess exceptional leadership capabilities and enjoy working as part of a team. Excellent organizational skills. Excellent interpersonal skills. Be available for the time commitment needed to ensure the success of the event. Mature, responsible and dependable. Ability to meet deadlines. Must have a volunteer police check.Our SuperWalk volunteer positions are available to all ages and include flexible time commitments, mentorship for new members, education and training, and excellent leadership experience.If you like an opportunity to be a part of something that supports a great cause, this is the position for you. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Please submit your resume to referencing PCSWBARRIE-19

Gift Wrapping Fundraiser in Support of Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie

Organization: Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie
Category: Special Events / Festivals
Description: Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie is looking for volunteers to help with our fourth annual gift wrapping fundraiser in the Orillia Square Mall this holiday season. Each Saturday and Sunday in December (mall hours) Friday December 13th through Tuesday December 24th (mall hours) Shifts are each 3 hours long Duties include wrapping and tagging presents. Collection of monetary payment. Students can receive Community Service Hours.  

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