Volunteer

 By volunteering with us, you can support our key values, gain valuable experience and connect with other community members.

We're always looking for volunteers to join us in our work! We use a platform called Better Impact to make it easy for you to sign up to volunteer with us!

 
If you have any questions or concerns please contact
lily.su@neighbourlink.org

Volunteering for the first time?

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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 

Volunteer Process

Volunteering is open for all community members aged 13 and over!

  1. Fill out the form by clicking the button above.​ Already have an account? Just sign in!

  2. Once your application is approved (within 2 business days), you will be able to sign up for available opportunities.

 

Please note: Some opportunities may require a vulnerable sector screening and interview.

Community Care Team: Join a team of help includes connecting neighbours to resources, friendly phone calls, follow up and care for food bank recipients , distanced door visits, engage with youth and children.

415 Food Hub Volunteers: Interested in supporting neighbours in Willowdale experiencing food insecurity? Volunteer at our local monthly food bank: The 415 Food Hub! Opportunities range from serving neighbours fresh food, helping to welcome patrons, picking up and dropping off groceries and food procurement!

Neighbourhood Driver: Do you want to help neighbours with your driving skills? We need drivers for one or more of the following: Pick up food for food bank, grocery shop for seniors and vulnerable neighbours who need support, accompany neighbours to medical appointments, and other opportunities as needed by fellow neighbours in need.

Volunteer Leads: Do you like bringing out the best in people? Help us lead the various teams we mobilize across the neighbourhood! This can include: Volunteer Coordinator, Meal Train Team Lead, Driver Team Lead, Snow Removal Team Lead, Postering Team Lead and more!

Event Volunteer: Join us at one of our events for an exciting day of community building! Whether its our Christmas Market, a BBQ or a Donut Fundraiser our events are always a lot of fun! 

Youth Mobilization Network: Last summer 70 youth came together to form a network of volunteers organizaing initiatives in our neighbourhood! Join a committee and help plan things like sports drop ins, park clean ups, postering initiatives and more! Email miriam@neighbourlink.org to join!