Volunteering is an opportunity. It is an opportunity for you to help those in need in your community, to support growth in your neighbourhood or to say thank you to an organization that you are passionate about. Volunteering is also a great way to learn new skills, meet new people and even strengthen your resume.
Volunteer Action Centre
Use the internet to find volunteer opportunities that fit your interests and skills. The Volunteer Action Centre is a great place to start. This website features volunteer positions from over 150 local organizations in and around Waterloo.
The City of Waterloo’s Volunteer Services posts volunteer opportunities online. The website has a range of positions available, from working in the kitchen to landscaping, coordinating music or assisting at an upcoming city event. Find a role that fits your talents and schedule.
Region of Waterloo
Which regional program do you care about most? From the local library to the local museum, it is likely that your favourite spot in town or your favourite upcoming festival is looking for a few extra hands. Use the Region of Waterloo website to pinpoint a role you would enjoy.
Social Planning Council of Kitchener-Waterloo
One organization to consider volunteering with is the Social Planning Council of Kitchener-Waterloo. This important group strives to create social change in the area through various community-building programs. Volunteer here by joining an action group, serving on the Board of Directors or assisting with an event or forum.
Volunteers are what make Waterloo a strong, successful community. Williams and McDaniel wants to thank you for giving back to the people and organizations that need you most. For more information about their Waterloo apartments and the vibrant surrounding neighbourhood, visit their website.