Volunteer for Women in the Garden

Volunteer for Women in the Garden
Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
Riverdale Immigrant Women's Centre
  • Administrative / Clerical Support
  • Community Outreach
  • Customer / Visitor Service
Short term (Less than 6 months)
  • Youth (over 18)
  • Ontario - Toronto
2019-10-082019-12-31

Riverdale Immigrant Women’s Centre (RIWC) is a charitable organization with a mandate to serve those facing diverse barriers in their community.

Riverdale Hub is co-located with Riverdale Immigrant Women’s Centre and is a co-working space, event space and art gallery space in Toronto's Little India

 

We are looking for a volunteer to assist the program coordinator with daily program tasks for the Women in the Garden program.

The Women in the Garden program is a free program that focuses on isolated or otherwise marginalised women to gain more autonomy over their well-being through a range of programming including twice-weekly yoga and educational workshops focused on nutrition, gardening, health, and general wellbeing. The intent is to empower the women participants with knowledge and skills which can improve their health and social well-being.

Days: Tuesdays and Thursday

Hours: 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM (Timings can be flexible)

Duration: Short or Long Term Opportunity

 

Responsibilities:

  • Workshop facilitation
  • Logistics arrangement
  • Interact with the participants
  • Program outreach / Marketing
  • Snack preparation
  • Data Entry
  • Administrative task

*Responsibilities are not just restricted to the above-listed tasks*

 

Requirements

  • Basic understanding of Google Drive, Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Friendly
  • Enjoy working with people
  • Being able to speak Urdu/Punjabi as an additional language will be preferred

 

What’s in it for you? 

  • Recorded volunteer hours. This is a great thing to put on a resume
  • Reference letter or a certificate detailing hours completed from your direct supervisor upon request
  • Training as required and hands-on experience with the specific roles
  • Opportunity to meet new people from all backgrounds, and to further build confidence and communication skills.

If you are interested and available for the shift specified or would like more information on how you can help please send your resume to info@riverdalehub.ca

 

We are an equal opportunity organization. Applications for this volunteer position are accepted and reviewed on a continuous basis.

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