COMMUNITY SERVICE / VOLUNTEER HOURS

In order to be eligible to graduate from Notre Dame S.S. every students needs to complete a total of 40 volunteer hours.  It is the responsibility of the student to ensure that the proposed activity meets the Ministry of Education guidelines for Community Involvement.  This form must be completed and handed into your Guidance Counsellor.

Community Volunteer Hours Form


  • 2018 Summer Volunteer Opportunity – “The Darling Home For Kids”

“The Darling Home For Kids” is running a Youth Summer Volunteer Initiative opportunity.  They are looking at bringing on four youths to augment the summer camp experience.  For more information on this rewarding experience come visit us in Student Services for more details or check out the flyer for more information.  Darling Home For Kids   Applications are due by May 4th, 2018.

 


 CURRENT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Kidney Clothes

Kidney Clothes is looking for high school students in Brantford, Kitchener, Guelph, Cambridge, Waterloo, Hamilton, Burlington and the surrounding areas to become Frosty Friends. It’s an easy way to get some of the volunteer hours needed to graduate and help Canadians living with kidney disease!

For more info contact Julie Hunt at julie.hunt@kidneyclothes.caKidney Clothes


Canadian Cancer Society – Take Action Fight breast cancer

The Canadian Cancer Society and the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation are now one organization! From September 28th, 2017 to October 1st, 2017 we are looking for Pink Ribbon Ambassadors to sell pink ribbons for a donation at various retail locations in Burlington. Students are eligible for community hours.

This is a great introduction for students to the Canadian Cancer Society and once they sign up, they will be alerted to other volunteer opportunities throughout the year in the Halton area.

Details on how to sign up can be found on this poster.  Volunteer Opportunity

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me by email or phone.

Sandy McDonald
Coordinator, Volunteer Engagement
Canadian Cancer Society

Email smcdonald@ontario.cancer.ca
Tel 905-845-5231 ext 3163 Fax 905-845-0092
475 Pacific Road, Unit 7
Oakville, Ontario L6L 6M5


The Burlington Pond

Looking for volunteers (Monday – Thursday evenings).  No hockey experience necessary.  If interested contact Ryan @ rmoore@thepond.ca


 The Learning Disabilities Association of Halton…

 LDAH are seeking grade 11 and 12 students that need volunteer hours to assist with their ‘Reading Rocks’ literacy program.  Students interested in applying to volunteer can find further information and register online at http://ldahalton.ca/volunteer-reading-rocks/

 Details of the Reading Rocks program are out lined in the attached program flyer.  Reading Rocks flyer.

 

  • 2018 Summer Volunteer Opportunity – “The Darling Home For Kids”

“The Darling Home For Kids” is running a Youth Summer Volunteer Initiative opportunity.  They are looking at bringing on four youths to augment the summer camp experience.  For more information on this rewarding experience come visit us in Student Services for more details or check out the flyer for more information.  Darling Home For Kids   Applications are due by May 4th, 2018.


  • 2017 Summer Volunteer Opportunity – “Royal City Soccer Club”

For more information on this volunteer opportunity see the Royal City Soccer Club – flyer. If interested you will need to complete both pages of the RCSC application forms.

Application page #1                                                                                                                               Application page #2