Membership Benefits For Our Organizations
For over 35 years, The mandate of the Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence – Rideau Serving Leeds & Grenville, is to promote volunteerism and build a centre of excellence that strengthens the capacity of our local non-profit organizations through training, connections to skilled volunteers, and specialized resources.
- Be recognized as part of a network of over 30 Leeds & Grenville non-profits devoted to creating positive change and impact in our community
- Profile your agency on VolunteerCentre.ca website and posting of your events on our Volunteer Centre website calendar
- Member agencies will have the opportunity to list, on our website, their opportunities for volunteers.
- The Volunteer Centre will host 2 volunteer recruitment fairs and member organizations are encouraged to participate, at no charge to the organization.
- Enhance your Board through access to a series of annual workshops. Member agencies will have free or a reduced-fee Workshop training opportunities for your agency volunteer programs. Training may include: Volunteer Achieve (a provincial level Volunteer Recognition Certification), training for youth volunteer engagement, The Canadian Code for Volunteer Involvement available from Volunteer Canada, Recruitment, Retention and Recognition Practices, Volunteer Managers – Festivals, Fairs and Fundraisers, etc.
Or we can discuss your needs for customized workshops designed for and delivered to your organization
- The Volunteer Centre is a member of Volunteer Canada and The Ontario Volunteer Center Network. We will have access to information and resources that we can share with non-profit agency volunteer programs.
- Broadcast of your volunteer needs to the Volunteer Centre’s volunteer pool and through the VC’s extensive social media network
- The Volunteer Centre makes available event resources to member agencies at no charge. Some resources include: round and rectangular black table cloths, PA system, 5 six foot long folding tables, 10 dozen wine glasses, hand-held megaphone.
Thank You for your interest,
Volunteer Centre Manager
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