Volunteer Markham

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By joining our volunteer pool, you can show organizations who you are, what skills you have, and how you are looking to give back.
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What We Do

Volunteer Markham helps build a stronger, more thoughtful community through innovative programs that inspire, inform, and connect volunteers with the organizations that need them.

Through our online platform, we connect people of all ages to valuable volunteer opportunities to build social capital in the communities we serve.

To date, Volunteer Markham has connected volunteers to over 300 of our non-profit members.

Thank you to our sponsors

Volunteering in 2022:
Empathy In Action

National Volunteer Week 2022 launched this year’s theme “Empathy In Action”. Volunteers can be empathetic, but volunteering also helps us develop empathy – building our capacity to work collectively and contribute to a vibrant, inclusive society.

How has volunteering impacted your life?
Share your stories with us!

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National Volunteer Week 2022 launched this year’s theme “Empathy In Action”. Volunteers can be empathetic, but volunteering also helps us develop empathy – building our capacity to work collectively and contribute to a vibrant, inclusive society.

How has volunteering impacted your life?
Share your stories with us!

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Why Do I Volunteer?

In honour of the countless volunteers and non-profit organizations throughout York Region, volunteer members of Volunteer Markham answered a simple question: Why do I volunteer?

Adult/Senior Volunteers

Looking to give back to your community in a meaningful way?

Youth Volunteers

Are you looking to test drive a career or explore your passions or interests?

Organizations

Are you looking for volunteers to help deliver your organization’s mission, programs or services?

Upcoming Community Events

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Tue 29

Work From Home Exhibition- Latcham Art Centre

November 4 @ 7:00 pmDecember 10 @ 9:00 pm
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Working behind the scenes,
building our community

Newcomer Housing Host Webinar

Community Connector Corrina Santos attended the Costi Housing Host Webinar Oct 19th representing Volunteer Markham and partnering with Volunteer Toronto, Volunteer MBC to inform Ukrainian newcomers ...
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Volunteer Markham receives $49,600 Ontario Trillium Foundation Grant

Markham, ON – On Friday, Markham-Unionville MPP Billy Pang met online with representatives from Volunteer Markham to hear how a ...
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#VMBehindTheScenes

Councillor Reid McAlpine and Volunteer Markham working Behind the Scenes on Youth Engagement Funding        #VMBehindTheScenes Councillor Reid ...
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#VMBehindTheScenes

Bringing a voice to youth and telling their stories; Thivya, founder of YouSpoken shares her initiative.  “If youth don’t tell ...
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#VMBehindTheScenes

TOGETHER WE CAN!  Volunteer Markham is excited to support Student Helpers!  This team of volunteers are eager to help seniors ...
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Newcomer Housing Host Webinar

Community Connector Corrina Santos attended the Costi Housing Host Webinar Oct 19th representing Volunteer Markham and partnering with Volunteer Toronto, ...
READ MORE

Volunteer Markham receives $49,600 Ontario Trillium Foundation Grant

Markham, ON – On Friday, Markham-Unionville MPP Billy Pang met online with representatives from Volunteer Markham to hear how a ...
READ MORE

#VMBehindTheScenes

Councillor Reid McAlpine and Volunteer Markham working Behind the Scenes on Youth Engagement Funding        #VMBehindTheScenes Councillor Reid ...
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