Volunteering as a Newcomer

Event Details:

Date: January 18, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Location: Northern District Library 40 Orchard View Blvd Toronto, Ontario M4R 1B9 Canada

Who should attend:

General public

Who might be interested in this event?

General public

Organized by:

Are you hearing suggestions that you should volunteer but aren't sure how to start? Do you want to learn more about the benefits of volunteering? Would you like to feel more settled in Canada or learn English? This information session is for you! 

This one and a half interactive session will focus on the who, what, when, where and how of volunteering and showcase how easy and fun volunteering can be! 

 Questions that will be answered include:

  • What is volunteering?
  • How do I find a volunteer position?
  • Why should I volunteer?
  • What are the benefits of volunteering?
  • Will volunteering help me find work?  

The session will be an introduction to volunteering in Toronto and will include stories from newcomers who volunteered while settling into Canada. 

Registration Deadline:

January 17, 2017

Contact details for the event:

Roxanne English cea@volunteertoronto.ca 416-961-6888 x241

Website:

http://www.volunteertoronto.ca/events/EventDetails.aspx