Volunteer With the City
|2017-12-31||New Year’s Eve Volunteer||Volunteers for multiple roles needed at Nathan Phillips Square from 3:30 p.m. – 12:30 a.m.|
|2018-05-26 to 2018-05-27||Doors Open Volunteer||Volunteers for multiple roles needed for a variety of shifts and locations.|
|2018-09-29||Nuit Blanche Volunteer||Volunteers for multiple roles needed for a variety of shifts and locations.|
|3Rs Recycling Ambassador||Ecology||Educating apartment and condo residents to reduce, reuse and recycle more.|
|Community Recreation Volunteer||Social, Community, Sports, Recreation||A variety of roles are available, based on facility needs and season.|
|Animal Fostering||Pets||Volunteers open their homes to temporarily foster kittens and adults cats and dogs.|
|Live Green Toronto Volunteers||Environment||Engage and educate residents on the City’s environmental programs and services.|
|Long-Term Care Home Volunteer||Seniors, Healthy Aging||General and specialized volunteering, student and corporate opportunities to support seniors at any of our 10 long-term care homes.|
|PetSmart Adoption Program||Pets||Volunteers care for cats that are up for adoption and provide adoption counselling for the public.|
|Scarborough Museum Youth Volunteer||Students, Youth||Activities include: cooking/baking, photography, visual arts, camps, exhibit and event planning, gardening.|
|Tree Planting & Stewardship||Ecology||Plant trees, shrubs and wildflowers at your own pace. No experience required.|
|Dog Walker Volunteer||Pets||Volunteers help socialize and exercise the dogs in the shelters by taking them on walks.|
|Rabbit/Cat Cuddling Volunteer||Pets||Volunteers play with cats and rabbits in the shelters to help with their socialization skills.|
|Toronto Greeter||Tourism||Be a tour guide for visitors and share your unique knowledge of Toronto.|
Toronto residents are needed to serve on a range of City boards, committees, and tribunals. Members of the public are encouraged to apply for these exciting opportunities. Bring your skills and qualifications to the table and participate in the decision making process.
These organizations work the city in various capacities, but manage their own volunteer recruiting directly:
- Toronto Public Library seeks volunteers for a variety of literacy and learning programs.
- Volunteer Toronto showcases a number of opportunities in many fields.
- Trap, Neuter, Return Program volunteering with these partner agencies:
- Volunteer During an Emergency with these partner agencies: