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Volunteers

Kinnears Mills, Quebec

Chantiers Jeunesse

Our volunteer camps are inspiring volunteering projects led by multicultural groups formed by Canadian and international volunteers, to answer the needs of a local community.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Develop skills in the area of restoration and tourism while returning the Anglican church, an important historic site for the local community, to its former glory. This project will also allow participants to learn woodworking skills. Most of the work will be done on the church and in its vicinity.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving

Commitment

Full time

Start date
End date
Duration

16 days

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals;Other

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Volunteers

Lac-Beauport, Quebec

Chantiers Jeunesse

Our volunteer camps are inspiring volunteering projects led by multicultural groups formed by Canadian and international volunteers, to answer the needs of a local community.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Lend a hand to Camp Le Saisonnier by helping young Québécois reach their potential and adopt a healthier lifestyle. The organization needs volunteers to revamp on-site buildings so it can welcome everyone safely.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving

Commitment

Full time

Start date
End date
Duration

16 days

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals;Other

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Volunteers

Vendée, Quebec

Chantiers Jeunesse

Our volunteer camps are inspiring volunteering projects led by multicultural groups formed by Canadian and international volunteers, to answer the needs of a local community.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Give a helping hand to Camp Jean-Jeune by doing manual labour and general maintenance work on the grounds and buildings of the camp. It will improve the experience for the 2,000 and plus children and their family who visit the camp. Restore the current infrastructure and develop new services for clients.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving

Commitment

Full time

Start date
End date
Duration

16 days

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals;Other

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Volunteers

Gracefield, Quebec

Chantiers Jeunesse

Our volunteer camps are inspiring volunteering projects led by a multicultural groups formed by Canadian and international volunteers, to answer the needs of a local community.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Get involved and give an unforgettable summer camp experience for children and adults with special needs by improving the camp’s infrastructure and supervise campers. This project will make a significant difference in campers’ lives and how they see the world. Volunteers will be trained.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Other

Animation

Commitment

Full time

Start date
End date
Duration

16 days

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals;Other

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Volunteers

Les éboulements, Quebec

Chantiers Jeunesse

Our volunteer camps are inspiring volunteering projects led by a multicultural groups formed by Canadian and international volunteers, to answer the needs of a local community.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Create a healthy environment for the children attending Camp Le Manoir by doing some maintenance to ensure the safety of children. It is also the ideal time to start new projects, such as a camping site.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving

Commitment

Full time

Start date
End date
Duration

16 days

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals;Other

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Volunteers

Saint-Prosper, Quebec

Chantiers Jeunesse

Our volunteer camps are inspiring volunteering projects led by multicultural groups formed by Canadian and international volunteers, to answer the needs of a local community.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Contribute to the reopening of Village Beauceron by helping the locals to make  a place where families can have fun, where people can enjoy various leisure activities, and where everyone can learn about the region’s history.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving

Commitment

Full time

Start date
End date
Duration

16 days

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals;Other

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YCAN Ambassador

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

YMCA

Looking to develop a community service project in your community? In partnership with 10 YMCAs across Canada, YCAN participants will successfully select, deliver and evaluate service projects in their own communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us in making a difference, learning valuable skills and gaining experience. We are looking to support YOU to team up, develop and deliver projects that respond to issues and needs in your local community. #ActionYMCA

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Project management, Outreach.

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible per community

Compensation

Transport;Other

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CCC Youth Engagement

Canada

Canadian Wildlife Federation

Conserving and inspiring the conservation of Canadian wildlife and habitats for the use and enjoyment of all.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Embark on a sea kayaking and camping expedition and develop essential wilderness skills. Participants will continue enhancing various conservation skills in a placement setting and will implement a community service project in their home communities.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Professional development

Commitment

Full time;Part time

Start date
End date
Duration

9 months: 1 Month expedition (FT), 3 month placement (FT), 5 months dedicated to community service project (PT)

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals;Other

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Hands to Larger Service

Toronto, Ontario

Canadian 4-H Council

Co-create community-focused service projects across Canada, in partnership with other youth as part of the 4-H Club to Club Exchange program.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Learn to plan, implement and evaluate service learning activities across Canada. Put those skills into practice when you work together with other youth as part of the 4-H Club to Club Exchange program to create community-focused service projects across Canada.

Skills

Communication;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Other

Facilitation, project management

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

9 months

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals

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Climate Action Catalyst

Toronto, Ontario

Youth Challenge International

Take action for the climate. The Innovate MY Future program offers Canadian youth living in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton area the opportunity to take action on local climate issues and make a real difference in their communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Collaborate with communities, Take action for the climate, Jumpstart your career.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving

Commitment

Part time

Start date
End date
Duration

6 months

Compensation

Transport;Meals;Other

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Katimavik National Experience

Canada

Katimavik Youth Services

The Katimavik National Experience is a fully-immersive 6-month program that brings together 11 young adults who share and manage a Katimavik house while living in two different communities. Participants contribute to community development and gain professional skills while volunteering with various non-profit organizations.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Discover Canada. Discover Yourself. This 6-month program will allow you to contribute to community development, gain professional skills, and meet diverse youth from across the country while living and volunteering together in two different communities.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Problem solving

Commitment

Full time

Start date
End date
Duration

6 months

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals

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Volunteer

Gatineau, Quebec

Ottawa Riverkeeper

Empowering youth to become water leaders, the driving forces in their communities working to protect the Ottawa River watershed and ensuring a swimmable, drinkable and fishable future for all.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Co-design and carry out meaningful volunteer service projects addressing environmental water challenges in your communities. Learn about the Ottawa River firsthand as part of a paddle expedition.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Event planning

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

3 - 6 months

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals;Other

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Peer Support Outreach Volunteer

Windsor, Nova Scotia

MetroWorks Employment Association

POSSE is a non-judgmental leadership development, human rights & harm reduction, peer outreach project for youth by youth. POSSE offers training, street level outreach, information, education & support.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Learn to be a peer support / street level outreach worker through weekly training in harm reduction, mental health, human rights, team work, & leadership development. Build positive relationships & support diverse youth through peer to peer street level community outreach.

Skills

Communication;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Other

Peer Support, Outreach, Time management

Commitment

Part time;Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

14 months

Compensation

Transport;Other

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Youth-in Action Credit to New Credit

Mississauga, Ontario

Ecosource Mississauga

Youth In Action - Credit to New Credit is a collaboration between Ecosource and the Mississauga of the Credit First Nation. The program brings together Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth for a series of workshops and volunteer opportunities exploring leadership, stewardship, and relationship.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

YIA-CNC is an environmental youth leadership program. That offers youth(15-30) an opportunity to develop leadership skills and engage in stewardship and reconciliation while learning about Indigenous history, cultural practices and teachings.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology

Commitment

Part time

Start date
End date
Duration

3 months

Compensation

Transport;Meals

Apply now
Applied Civics: Leadership Lab 2019

Toronto, Ontario

Trinity Theatre Toronto

An innovative community-based training and mentorship program that will help you and your local Peer Leader Teams find and make meaningful service opportunities in communities, encouraging and mentoring your peers.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Develop and Research local Toronto communities to identify and create meaningful volunteer opportunities. Create a variety of material to serve your community in a personalized, diverse way.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Entrepreneurial

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

3-12 months

Compensation

Apply now
Youth Community and Media Partnership

Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador

People of the Dawn Indigenous Friendship Centre

Join your peers in learning critical theory and practical skills related to social media and content creation. Partnering with local organisations, you will help develop digital and physical messaging using your new capacity to create ethical, effective content in various media on diverse platforms.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Achieve media skills and literacy training though collaboration with your favorite local non-profit and peers. After identifying necessary project(s), you will meet with local media experts to learn the technical skills necessary to deliver the final product(s).

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Technology

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

3 months

Compensation

Transport

Apply now
Connecte

Kelowna, British Columbia

British Columbia Francophone Youth Council

Strengthen the links between young Francophones and their community through commitment and voluntary service. Provide sustainable tools for young people through training. Increase their sense of leadership, support local initiatives and share good practices.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Profit from concrete outreach opportunities in your community, in British Columbia and develop your personal and professional skills (training, mentoring) to enhance youth engagement in community organisations' governance while sharing good engagement practices (forum, strategic guide).

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

3 months

Compensation

Transport;Other

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DAREarts Youth Mentors

Montréal, Quebec

darearts

Join youth across Canada in an intensive mentorship training to develop leadership skills through theory, practice, and reaching beyond.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Youth Mentors will participate in intensive small group sessions on mentorship, leadership, and extending into communities of practice weekly. They will activate their learning by co-leading programs and taking a mentorship role with younger students.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving

Commitment

Part time

Start date
End date
Duration

35 days

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals

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Workplace Innovation Program

Waterloo, Ontario

St. Paul’s University College

Supporting youth-led innovation teams to work alongside a social-purpose organization through four phases: identifying impactful problems that are in need of innovation; generating concepts for new products and services; designing and testing prototypes.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Learn social innovation practices, skill development on design thinking practices and entrepreneurial training.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology

Commitment

Part time

Start date
End date
Duration

4-8 months

Compensation

Transport

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Surrey Intercultural Youth Services Corps Program

Surrey, British Columbia

Progressive Inter - Cultural Community Services Society

Out exciting SIYSCorps Program brings together a diverse group of motivated youth to co-create innovative volunteer opportunities, by providing necessary skills training so that they can participate actively in Surrey community and to become active community ambassadors.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Here is an opportunity to design you own community project!! SIYSCorps Program will provide valuable leadership training, community engagement skills and volunteer placements. Participants will have an opportunity to provide service through existing volunteer services or to design their own community initiative, in the Surrey community.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Creating Projects

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

90 days

Compensation

Transport;Meals;Other

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Youth Helping Youth

Stratford, Ontario

Leads Employment Services

Aims at developing longterm workforce and civic engagement with the integration of youth with and without disabilities working together. At least 100 youth in the program will learn life and employment skills in an interactive meaningful community based environment.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Youth will learn about the power and value of volunteerism, mentorship and inclusion for people with disabilities. Youth with and without disabilities will work together to support the not for profit sector in the community and develop a youth council.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible

Compensation

Transport;Meals

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Digital Change-maker

Regina, Saskatchewan

Indigenous Friends Association

YWCA Canada and Indigenous Friends Association are joining forces to provide Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth with the skills and training needed to reduce educational and employment gaps in the area of science, technology, engineering and mathematics while engaging in a process of reconciliation through collaborative learning and civic engagement.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Learn advanced digital literacy skills, how to protect yourself online and how to build and host your own website. Partner with other participants to design and bring to life a digital project to empower your community.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology

Commitment

Part time;Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

2 months

Compensation

Transport;Meals;Other

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The Indigenous Journey

Collingwood, Ontario

Elephant Thoughts Educational Outreach

Through a variety of service opportunities, the Youth Corps Reconciliation Program will bring together Indigenous, non-Indigenous and underrepresented youth to gain fresh perspective and create lasting change towards improving the social injustices faced by Indigenous peoples in Canada.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Learn multiple skills through the creation of the Indigenous Journey- a unique and interactive online tool designed to help educators teach the culture and perspectives of Indigenous peoples in Canada through the voice of Indigenous Youth.

Skills

Communication;Teamwork;Leadership;Technology

Commitment

Part time

Start date
End date
Duration

12 months

Compensation

Meals

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YIELD Program Cohort 2

Toronto, Ontario

The Learning Disabilities Association of Toronto District

Empowering youth with learning disabilities to gain valuable skills and increase civic engagement opportunities that will benefit them in life and work while making a difference in their community.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Learn life skills such as leadership, co-create community service projects through activities, community engagement projects, and professional development workshops.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

4 months

Compensation

Transport;Other

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Youth Mentor

Terrace, British Columbia

Special Olympics British Columbia

Special Olympics BC will be providing opportunities to young people to engage with and influence positive change in their community through Youth Activation projects that work to build Inclusive Communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

SOBC is looking for youth interested in an opportunity to engage with and influence positive change in their community through inclusion. The initiative allows youth to work with mentors and community leaders on a project that will engage both individuals with an intellectual disability and individuals without an intellectual disability.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

8 months

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals

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Roots and Shoots Participant

Canada

Jane Goodall Institute

Create a space where Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth can share different perspectives to break down barriers and stereotypes. As a team, you will conduct community mapping and find youth-led solutions to address issues faced by your communities and begin braiding a path to reconciliation.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Explore reconciliation issues, engage in actions based on community mapping findings to improve the well-being of animals, people and the environment, plan and implement a youth-led reconciliation forum

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

8 months

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals

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Youth Volunteer Corps

Calgary, Alberta

Youth Central Society

Make a difference in the community by volunteering with over 100 different community agencies through Youth Central.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Volunteer in a team with other like-minded youth in Calgary at over 100 different organizations. Choose what fits your area of volunteer interest and your schedule!

Skills

Communication;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Other

Leadership

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible

Compensation

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YMCA Media Mentors

Happy Valley, Newfoundland and Labrador

YMCA of Northeast Avalon

The YMCA Media Mentors project will provide youth with the opportunity to engage in service initiatives. Development of life, work and social skills will positively impact vulnerable population across Newfoundland and Labrador.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Underrepresented youth will co-create community service projects and learn new life and work skills through service experience for a minimum of 120 hours over a period of 12 months.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Leadership;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

12 months

Compensation

Apply now
Youth Civic Engagement Mentor

Toronto, Ontario

Youth Assisting Youth

The Empowerment Project will address the need for meaningful service opportunities that provide isolated, hard to reach youth from at-risk communities with relevant skills, leadership abilities and empathy while allowing them to contribute to and make a difference in their local community.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

The Empowerment Project will provide youth with an opportunity to get involved in their local community, participating in skills-based workshops, joining the project Steering Committee and mentoring at-risk youth. Participants will gain relevant job skills.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Problem solving;Other

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible

Compensation

Transport;Meals

Apply now
Youth Volunteer Civic Engagement Opportunity

Toronto, Ontario

Youth Assisting Youth

The Empowerment Project will address the need for meaningful service opportunities that provide isolated, hard to reach youth from at-risk communities with relevant skills, leadership abilities and empathy while allowing them to contribute to and make a difference in their local community.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

The Empowerment Project will provide youth with an opportunity to get involved in their local community, participating in skills-based workshops, joining the project Steering Committee and mentoring at-risk youth. Participants will gain relevant job skills.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Problem solving;Other

Mentoring, Working with children, Marketing, Outreach, Program Development

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible

Compensation

Transport;Meals

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Reconciliation: A journey from the heart

Duncan, British Columbia

Videa - A BC Based International Development Education Association

Creating a love of civic engagement, service, respect for diversity, and Indigenous reconciliation, through a youth-driven, reconciliation-focused, unconventional theatre production.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Calling all youth!! If you are interested in social justice, theatre, and Indigenous reconciliation this opportunity is for you! Youth will create an unconventional theatre production working alongside a world class theatre producer, Indigenous elders, mentors, and a diversity of youth.

Skills

Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

5 Months

Compensation

Transport;Meals

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iAM Mentor

Toronto, Ontario

Global Youth Volunteer Network

Photography and human rights training from an Indigenous lens.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Seeking Indigenous youth ages 12-25 interested in learning about photography and human rights from an Indigenous lens. Participants will create photographic works for an exhibition around the theme of Indigenous rights and learn about other Indigenous practices over the course of two weeks.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Technology

Commitment

Full time

Start date
End date
Duration

8 days

Compensation

Transport;Lodging;Meals

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SaskQTY Network Member

Canada

UR Pride Centre for Sexuality and Gender Diversity Inc.

Activism, leadership, and civic engagement skill building, created by and for Saskatchewan queer and trans youth. Members of the SaskQTY Network will have access to monthly workshops and webinars, all leading up to the first SaskQTY Gathering in November 2019.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join a network of queer and trans youth across Saskatchewan who will learn about leadership, activism, volunteerism, advocacy, non-profit governance and political networking all through their interest in 2LGBTQ issues. In addition to monthly workshops and webinars, participants will also attend a week of training in Regina SK in November 2019.

Skills

Communication;Leadership;Organizational;Other

Civic engagement

Commitment

Part time;Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

10 months

Compensation

Transport;Lodging

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YCAN Ambassador

Vancouver, British Columbia

YMCA

Looking to develop a community service project in your community? In partnership with 10 YMCAs across Canada, YCAN participants will successfully select, deliver and evaluate service projects in their own communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us in making a difference, learning valuable skills and gaining experience. We are looking to support YOU to team up, develop and deliver projects that respond to issues and needs in your local community.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible per community

Compensation

Other

Apply now
YCAN Ambassador

Calgary, Alberta

YMCA

Looking to develop a community service project in your community? In partnership with 10 YMCAs across Canada, YCAN participants will successfully select, deliver and evaluate service projects in their own communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us in making a difference, learning valuable skills and gaining experience. We are looking to support YOU to team up, develop and deliver projects that respond to issues and needs in your local community.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Project management, Outreach.

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible per community

Compensation

Other

Apply now
YCAN Ambassador

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

YMCA

Looking to develop a community service project in your community? In partnership with 10 YMCAs across Canada, YCAN participants will successfully select, deliver and evaluate service projects in their own communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us in making a difference, learning valuable skills and gaining experience. We are looking to support YOU to team up, develop and deliver projects that respond to issues and needs in your local community.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Project management, Outreach.

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible per community

Compensation

Other

Apply now
YCAN Ambassador

Winnipeg, Manitoba

YMCA

Looking to develop a community service project in your community? In partnership with 10 YMCAs across Canada, YCAN participants will successfully select, deliver and evaluate service projects in their own communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us in making a difference, learning valuable skills and gaining experience. We are looking to support YOU to team up, develop and deliver projects that respond to issues and needs in your local community. #ActionYMCA

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Project management, Outreach.

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible per community

Compensation

Other

Apply now
YCAN Ambassador

Sudbury, Ontario

YMCA

Looking to develop a community service project in your community? In partnership with 10 YMCAs across Canada, YCAN participants will successfully select, deliver and evaluate service projects in their own communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us in making a difference, learning valuable skills and gaining experience. We are looking to support YOU to team up, develop and deliver projects that respond to issues and needs in your local community. #ActionYMCA

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Project management, Outreach.

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible per community

Compensation

Other

Apply now
YCAN Ambassador

Toronto, Ontario

YMCA

Looking to develop a community service project in your community? In partnership with 10 YMCAs across Canada, YCAN participants will successfully select, deliver and evaluate service projects in their own communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us in making a difference, learning valuable skills and gaining experience. We are looking to support YOU to team up, develop and deliver projects that respond to issues and needs in your local community. #ActionYMCA

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Project management, Outreach.

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible per community

Compensation

Other

Apply now
YCAN Ambassador

Montréal, Quebec

YMCA

Looking to develop a community service project in your community? In partnership with 10 YMCAs across Canada, YCAN participants will successfully select, deliver and evaluate service projects in their own communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us in making a difference, learning valuable skills and gaining experience. We are looking to support YOU to team up, develop and deliver projects that respond to issues and needs in your local community. #ActionYMCA

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Project management, Outreach.

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible per community

Compensation

Other

Apply now
YCAN Ambassador

Quebec, Quebec

YMCA

Looking to develop a community service project in your community? In partnership with 10 YMCAs across Canada, YCAN participants will successfully select, deliver and evaluate service projects in their own communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us in making a difference, learning valuable skills and gaining experience. We are looking to support YOU to team up, develop and deliver projects that respond to issues and needs in your local community. #ActionYMCA

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Project management, Outreach.

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible per community

Compensation

Other

Apply now
YCAN Ambassador

Halifax, Nova Scotia

YMCA

Looking to develop a community service project in your community? In partnership with 10 YMCAs across Canada, YCAN participants will successfully select, deliver and evaluate service projects in their own communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us in making a difference, learning valuable skills and gaining experience. We are looking to support YOU to team up, develop and deliver projects that respond to issues and needs in your local community. #ActionYMCA

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Project management, Outreach.

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible per community

Compensation

Other

Apply now
YCAN Ambassador

St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

YMCA

Looking to develop a community service project in your community? In partnership with 10 YMCAs across Canada, YCAN participants will successfully select, deliver and evaluate service projects in their own communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us in making a difference, learning valuable skills and gaining experience. We are looking to support YOU to team up, develop and deliver projects that respond to issues and needs in your local community. #ActionYMCA

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Project management, Outreach.

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible per community

Compensation

Other

Apply now
YCAN Ambassador

Moncton, New Brunswick

YMCA

Looking to develop a community service project in your community? In partnership with 10 YMCAs across Canada, YCAN participants will successfully select, deliver and evaluate service projects in their own communities.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us in making a difference, learning valuable skills and gaining experience. We are looking to support YOU to team up, develop and deliver projects that respond to issues and needs in your local community. #ActionYMCA

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Project management, Outreach.

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

Flexible per community

Compensation

Other

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Digital Change-maker

Prince Albert, Saskatchewan

Indigenous Friends Association

YWCA Canada and Indigenous Friends Association are joining forces to provide Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth with the skills and training needed to reduce educational and employment gaps in the area of science, technology, engineering and mathematics while engaging in a process of reconciliation through collaborative learning and civic engagement.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Learn advanced digital literacy skills, how to protect yourself online and how to build and host your own website. Partner with other participants to design and bring to life a digital project to empower your community.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology

Commitment

Part time;Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

2 months

Compensation

Meals;Other

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Digital Change-maker

Toronto, Ontario

Indigenous Friends Association

YWCA Canada and Indigenous Friends Association are joining forces to provide Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth with the skills and training needed to reduce educational and employment gaps in the area of science, technology, engineering and mathematics while engaging in a process of reconciliation through collaborative learning and civic engagement.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Learn advanced digital literacy skills, how to protect yourself online and how to build and host your own website. Partner with other participants to design and bring to life a digital project to empower your community.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology

Commitment

Part time;Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

2 months

Compensation

Meals;Other

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Lead Up

Canada

Boys And Girls Clubs of Canada

Lead UP provides youth with opportunities to engage in service initiatives that will address community needs, encouraging them to develop life and work skills, self-confidence, and self-efficacy, while discovering new opportunities. For youth aged 13 – 18 at 20 Clubs across the country.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Lead UP provides youth with opportunities to engage in service initiatives that will address community needs, encouraging them to develop life and work skills, self-confidence, and self-efficacy, while discovering new opportunities. Opportunities at 20 Clubs across the country.

Skills

Communication;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

full year

Compensation

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Mentor

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Wayfinders Manitoba Inc.

Every student deserves a mentor. Through a series of mentorship relationships and activities we connect youth to 1-on-1, group mentorship and co-mentorship opportunities with interested community members.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Providing all of the youth of Wayfinders an opportunity to connect with and build a mentorship relationship that is based on shared interests and passions.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Problem solving

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

ongoing

Compensation

Meals;Other

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Youth Leadership Through The Arts

Scarborough, Ontario

Mabellearts

Leading training for youth to gain hands-on skills, access to mentorship and job-readiness, through community arts programming by providing programs and services in Mabelle Park and beyond.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Join us for skills training and volunteer opportunities where you will meet new friends, gain hands-on experience, earn community service hours and help lead community events in your neighbourhood!

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Manual;Organizational;Problem solving

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

5 months

Compensation

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The Empathy Squad

Mississauga, Ontario

Fixt Point Arts And Media

Empowering future leaders to volunteer and get involved by collecting oral histories from their communities, while working together with other future leaders from diverse backgrounds to create a collective audio piece that will promote connection and empathy in the Greater Toronto Area.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Gain skills in interviewing, outreach, audio recording, audio editing and narrative shaping while connecting with your community, recording untold stories and working with other diverse future leaders to create a collective audio piece that will promote empathy and connection in the Greater Toronto Area.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Technology

Commitment

Part time

Start date
End date
Duration

3 Months

Compensation

Transport;Meals

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Alfa/Bravo/Charlie Cohorts 2019

Montréal, Quebec

Montreal LGBTQ+ Community Centre

Mentoring young people who will offer assistance and recreational type services to members of the Montreal LGBTQ+ communities as well as their allies.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Come live an experience that will allow you to develop personal and professional skills, discover diverse perspectives regarding certain causes and social issues, build a network of contacts with people who share mutual interests, and even more !

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

3 to 6 months

Compensation

Meals

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Youth2Youth Summit 2019 Ambassador

Belleville, Ontario

United Way Hastings and Prince Edward

Youth led group with a mission to spark innovative thinking, working in partnership with community leaders to increase solutions to local issues identified by youth.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Help plan the details of the Summit! Throughout the day, youth and allies will have the opportunity to take part in interactive workshops that provide them with a variety of transferable skills and awareness.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

3 months

Compensation

Transport;Meals

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Youth Leaders Building Healthier Habitats

Kamloops, British Columbia

Invasive Species Council of British Columbia

Make a positive impact in your community by connecting with your local habitat and learning the tools you need to protect the environment. Be empowered and uplifted by a fun and dynamic team. Support healthy communities and have the opportunity to develop a wide variety of essential skills.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

This project will engage youth in three distinct regions of B.C. to identify and address invasive species challenges, build healthy habitats in their local environments and to reconnect with their sense of community.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Teamwork;Leadership;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Invasive species management skills

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

8 months

Compensation

Transport;Other

Apply now
Youth2Youth Summit 2019

Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory Indian Reserve, Ontario

United Way Hastings and Prince Edward

Youth led group with a mission to spark innovative thinking, working in partnership with community leaders to increase solutions to local issues identified by youth.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

Engage in conversations and networking with other youth and community experts. Throughout the day, youth and allies will have the opportunity to take part in interactive workshops that provide them with a variety of transferable skills and awareness.

Skills

Communication;Creativity;Financial;Teamwork;Leadership;Organizational;Problem solving;Technology;Other

Awareness

Commitment

Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

1 month

Compensation

Transport;Meals

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RISE Ambassador

Canada

The Apathy is Boring Project

An initiative under Canada Service Corps, RISE is designed to help young people find ways to co-create community projects and contribute in strengthening our civic and democratic fabric by engaging on topics that interest them.

Applications are being accepted from to .

Service opportunity

The theme for the next group of RISE Ambassadors will be Gender Equality. For us, gender equality is about understanding and working to remove the barriers faced by folks with marginalized gender identities (i.e. two-spirit, trans, non-binary, women, etc).

Skills

Creativity;Organizational

Commitment

Part time;Flexible

Start date
End date
Duration

6 months

Compensation

Transport;Meals

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