Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are essential to our work and our community. We admire our many volunteers who step forward and invest their time, skills and enthusiasm into helping enhance health care here at home. From the bottom of our hearts, thank you for being there! 

We offer a number of volunteer opportunities throughout the year, and are currently looking for individuals to help with the following positions: 

Helping Hands Hero

This position lends a vital helping hand with administraive tasks within the Foundation - from general clerical duties to helping distribute materials about our work throughout hospitals and health care centres! This is a great opportunity for people who want to update their office skills, students who require volunteer hours and strengthen their resumes and recent retirees who want to contribute their skills to a charitable organization. 

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Events Champion

This position provides an incredible support to our fundraising events, with various opportunities to champion their skills and knowledge. As an Event Champion, you will have opportunities to help with the set-up and take-down for events, as well as to network and grow interpersonal skills as an event-day volunteer! 

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Committee Member

The Health Care Foundation has a number of Committees, some that lead our events and some that oversee our programs.  Committees work closely with the Foundation’s Staff and Board and are vital to the success of the event and program facilitation. Program committees provide direction and support to program operations. They are responsible for advising on community trends, issues and opportunities that affect the program, being ambassadors for the program in the community and ensuring the program remains aligned with our mission and strategic directions.

Committee volunteers will also aid in event planning and some of the following revenue generating tasks:

  • Event sponsorship
  • Ticket Sales and Registration fees
  • Prize donations for event auctions
  • Raffle Ticket Sales
  • Games and other Fundraising initiatives 

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer for the Health Care Foundation, please fill out the volunteer application form and indicate your area of interest. Applications can be submitted by mail, fax or email.

*Volunteer Application Form

Volunteers will receive an email inviting them to schedule an interview with us. At this interview, we will discuss specific interest, skills, and time availability. 

If you have any questions about volunteering, contact the our Volunteer Coordinator, Gennette Martin, at volunteer@healthcarefoundation.ca or by calling 777.5926.

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