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Community->Connect Volunteers Needed

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As we approach another new year,  we’re kicking off a new initiative to help make our fundraisers and other special events even better in 2013! Are you interested in volunteering your time for a local organization?

Join us on Wednesday, November 28th, 2012 or Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 for our Community->Connect Volunteer Information Night.

There are so many opportunities to volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Clarington. Not only can you volunteer with children as a Big Brother, Big Sister or as an In-School Mentor, but we are also looking to comprise a database of Community->Connect Volunteers who can help us out during our fundraising events, during community events and at recruitment fairs.

Ideal for people who:

·        Like to have fun!                                                              

·        Desire to get to know your community

 ·       Want to meet new people

·        Want to use your skills to help a worthy cause

·        Want to make a difference in your community

·        Want to create a special moment in time

·        Want to learn new skills and talents through your volunteer work

·        Need the option of a short term time commitment than all year

·        Want to help the big Brothers Big sisters of Clarington

·        Want to put a smile on the face of others as well as your own

 ·        Want to feel satisfaction from the results of your efforts.

List of Community->Connect Volunteer Jobs throughout the year:

 ·      Bowl for Kids Event (January to March)

·        Big 3-on-3 Hockey Tournament (March to May)

·       Spring Food and Wine Festival (April to June)

·       Golf for Kids (July to September)

·        Annual Gala Event (August to November)

·        Christmas Campaign (November – December)

·        Community/Promotional Events (Ongoing throughout the year)

If you would like to attend one of our information nights to learn more about these opportunities, please RSVP to Mary-Jane Nettle, Volunteer Coordinator indicating your name, and which date you would like to attend. You can reach Mary-Jane at bigbrothersbigsisters.ca or at (905) 623-6646.

Hope to see you there!

Our Next Event



Winter Paint Evenings


Tuesday, November 21st @ 6:30 pm and
Wednesday, December 6th @ 6:30 pm


Boston Pizza, Bowmanville


Click here for more details


Clarington Community Christmas Party


Sunday, November 26th 1-3pm


Click here for more details