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 By volunteering with us, you can support our key values, gain valuable experience and connect with other community members.
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 CALLING ALL YOUTH AGES 13-17! Are you Interested in VOLUNTEER HOURS + HELPING THE WILLOWDALE COMMUNITY + MEETING NEW PEOPLE??? Join our Youth Mobilization Network! Help clean parks, distribute food,  run senior events, sports, arts, and dance programming and much more!  

 Please share this with friends or family who might be interested! To join please email Volunteer Coordinator Lily, at

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Opportunities Available
(learn more about each role below)

  • Community Care Team

  • 415 Food Hub (Food Bank) Volunteers

  • Neighbourhood Drivers 

  • Volunteer Leads

  • Event Volunteers 

  • Youth Mobilization Network

  • Postering Volunteers

  • Seniors Programming Volunteers 

  • Make a meal for a neighbour

  • Park Cleanups 

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  • When and where is the market?
    The market is Saturday November 26 from 3-8pm at Willowdale Presbyterian Church (38 Ellerslie Ave)
  • What can I find at the market?
    - 40+ local vendors including artisans, gifts, stocking stuffers, art, snacks, cooking ingredients, jewellery and more! - Unique vendors including Ukrainian newcomers, artisans living in poverty, our homeless neighbour Wayne's beautiful keychains and bracelets - Hot Chocolate - Food Trucks - Live entertainment - Family Photo Booth - Kids Crafts
  • Is the market outside?
    Yes the market is outdoors in the parking lot. There are restrooms inside the church.
  • What is the walking Parade?
    Your chance to spread joy in the streets of Willowdale! We will leave the market at 7:30pm walk North on Beecroft, East on North York Blvd, turn South on Yonge to Mel Lastman Square! This should take approximately 30min. Bring noise makers and a speaker to play music as we walk!
  • How much are tickets? What do funds go toward?
    Children Under 13 are FREE! General Admission (13 and over) is $5 or Pay What You Can! If you have the means and would like to double your impact you can select the $10 kick it up a notch ticket. If the cost is a barrier to attending please select the Donation PWYC ticket where you can enter a custom amount as low as $1 Funds go toward NeighbourLink's 415 Food Hub supporting over 120 families in Willowdale with fresh food!
  • Is there parking?
    There is parking on site at the church (but limited). We recommend walking or taking public transit. The market is steps away from North York Centre Subway Station. There is additional parking in lots on Beecroft as well as street parking on Ellerslie Avenue.
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