Girls Program Volunteers – Downtown Ottawa
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Volunteer Types: Arts, Crafts and Photography, Mentoring, Others, Sports
Organization types: Children, Youth and Family, Community and Social Services, Education, Poverty/Social Justice, Public/Society Benefit, Special Interests
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: July 31, 2024
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Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to share your skills and support your community? Volunteer in our after-school Girls program!

As part of a volunteer team, you’ll run fun skill-building activities with young girls, once a week, for 1hr.

Christie Lake Kids is a local charity supporting children and youth from low-income households for over 100 years. We deliver free recreational and leadership programs barrier-free so that all children and youth have fair and equitable opportunities to thrive! We provide transportation, equipment, food, anything a child might need to participate, and are situated right in the communities with serve. Our goal is to build skills and empower lives through safe and inclusive programming.

Volunteers must be 18+, be locally situated, be fluent in English (other languages are an asset), have weekly availability for a min of 1 hour in the evenings, and be able to provide or acquire an updated Level 3 Vulnerable Sector Check.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Volunteering in our programs is a fun way to connect with kids and like-minded people, gain experience, and make an instant impact in your community with long-lasting effects. We offer volunteers extensive training opportunities to ensure success, including Orientation, HIGH FIVE®, Program Instructor, Anti-racism, 2SLGBTQIA+ allyship, Mental Health, and more!
How will the organization benefit?
At our programs, you can be a positive influence and ensure that all children and youth, regardless of their circumstances, can succeed. Help us provide fair and equitable access to fun skill-building opportunities in a caring and safe environment!
Volunteer location:
55 Mann Ave

Contact

Geisel Portales
@Christie Lake Kids
613-552-2657
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 3
Good for people interested in: Arts, Crafts and Photography, Mentoring, Others, Sports
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, LGBTQI2+, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Youth (11-15 years), Youth (16-18 years)

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