• Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence - Rideau

    Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence - Rideau

    Serving Leeds & Grenville
  • December 5 is International Volunteer Day

    December 5 is International Volunteer Day

    A HUGE Thank You to all hardworking Volunteers
  • Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence - Rideau

    Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence - Rideau

    Serving Leeds & Grenville
  • Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence - Rideau

    Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence - Rideau

    Serving Leeds & Grenville
  • Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence - Rideau

    Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence - Rideau

    Serving Leeds & Grenville

Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence-Rideau

 

Mission

Fostering excellence and leadership in volunteerism through programs, services and support.

Vision

A vibrant, caring community where volunteers enrich lives and people feel connected.

Values

Respectful and Inclusive

Passionate and Fun

Collaborative

Adaptable

Accountable

What defines a Volunteer Centre?

The definition of a volunteer centre was adopted by Volunteer Canada in 2001, the International Year of the Volunteer.

Volunteer Centres exist primarily to foster and develop volunteerism in the community.
In general, they do 4 things:

1

Promote Volunteerism

2

Capacity Building for effective local volunteering

3

Provide leadership on issues relating to volunteerism

4

Connect people with opportunities to serve

Volunteer Opportunities

For Youth

For Families

In The Workplace

In Your Community

Latest News

What people say about

Volunteer Centre
St. Lawrence – Rideau

Serving Leeds & Grenville

  • “Volunteering at the Stingers After School Program has given me the opportunity to witness our youth engage each other in a safe environment. Program Coordinator Kristina Hubert, from the Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence Rideau, keeps this program running smoothly and with a sense of purpose. Thank you!”

    Volunteer, Stingers After School Program
    Leeds Grenville Lanark District Health Unit
  • “I called the Volunteer Centre and asked if someone could come to my home and do my tax return. You called me back the same day and came to my home and completed my tax return. What a wonderful program.”

    Participant
    Community Volunteer Income Tax Program
  • “We have been so fortunate to be part of the Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence-Rideau’s Seniors4Kids connection! Having volunteers support students as readers in such a deliberate way has contributed to student success. Thank you so much to the Volunteer Centre for making this special connection possible!”

    Amanda Nieman, Principal
    Westminster Public School, Brockville
  • “I received your name from a friend to come and help me with my tax returns which I have not filed for the last 8 years. You said that it was not a problem and you would be glad to complete them. And you did and now I can relax with the CRA.”

    Participant
    Community Volunteer Income Tax Program

What people say about

Volunteer Centre
St. Lawrence – Rideau

Serving Leeds & Grenville

  • “Volunteering at the Stingers After School Program has given me the opportunity to witness our youth engage each other in a safe environment. Program Coordinator Kristina Hubert, from the Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence Rideau, keeps this program running smoothly and with a sense of purpose. Thank you!”

    Volunteer, Stingers After School Program
    Leeds Grenville Lanark District Health Unit
  • “I called the Volunteer Centre and asked if someone could come to my home and do my tax return. You called me back the same day and came to my home and completed my tax return. What a wonderful program.”

    Participant
    Community Volunteer Income Tax Program
  • “We have been so fortunate to be part of the Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence-Rideau’s Seniors4Kids connection! Having volunteers support students as readers in such a deliberate way has contributed to student success. Thank you so much to the Volunteer Centre for making this special connection possible!”

    Amanda Nieman, Principal
    Westminster Public School, Brockville
  • “I received your name from a friend to come and help me with my tax returns which I have not filed for the last 8 years. You said that it was not a problem and you would be glad to complete them. And you did and now I can relax with the CRA.”

    Participant
    Community Volunteer Income Tax Program
Member of United Way of Leeds Grenville
Member of Volunteer Canada
OVCN – Ontario Volunteer Centre Network