All Volunteer Postings
Resident Advisory Committee (RAC) Member
Gordon Neighbourhood House is recruiting volunteers to help support grassroots, community-building projects through the Neighbourhood Small Grants (NSG) and Greenest City Neighbourhood Small Grants program. NSG is a unique program where residents receive funds for projects that help to build a stronger community.
“Bend & Breathe is a free (pay-what-you-can) weekly yoga class presented by Young Ideas every Tuesday from 6:30-8:00pm at Gordon Neighbourhood House.
We are looking for on an on-call, volunteer instructor who can fill in when our instructor is unavailable. The ideal candidate should be available on Tuesdays with short notice.
English Conversation Program Facilitator
We’re looking for a volunteer facilitator to lead our English Conversation Class and plan. Participants practice English (roughly grade 10/11 level) through conversation and fun activities, to be planned and led by the volunteer facilitator.
Are you experienced in cutting and styling hair? Interested in finding a way to be involved and give back to the community? We are looking for someone who can offer free haircuts to our wonderful seniors in the West End!
Attic Thrift Store Team Member
We are looking for an outgoing volunteer who is available for a regular (weekly) shift(s) helping out in the Attic Thrift Store at Gordon Neighbourhood House. It’s a great opportunity to meet people, gain some valuable communication and customer service skills!
Community Lunch Volunteer
We are looking for reliable volunteers available for a regular (weekly) shift helping to prepare and serve Community Lunches. This is a fun, physically active task, requiring somebody who is polite and friendly, and can work as part of a team. Providing excellent service to our lunch guests is a must!
Please see HERE details on our lunch programs
Urban Farm Volunteers
Interested in urban farming? Gordon House is looking for people who can help out at our multiple farm sites in the West End/Downtown. Produce goes back towards GNH programs, including community lunches and affordable produce market at Friday Food Hubs.
Do you play an instrument? Would you like to practice and show off your skills in front of a crowd? We are looking for an awesome musician to come and play during our food hubs on Fridays at Gordon Neigbourhood House!
Reception / Front Desk Volunteer
Gordon Neighbourhood House coordinates many programs and initiatives in the West End. We need help covering the front desk during certain times of day, and are seeking dependable volunteers with excellent customer service and verbal communication skills. Please be prepared to pass a background check.
Youth Community Engagement Assistant
Gordon Neighbourhood House is looking for an outgoing and dependable volunteer to assistant for outreach and community engagement initiatives in the West End. This is a physically active task which requires someone who is engaging, interactive and self-motivated.
Food Hub Volunteer
We are looking for an outgoing volunteer who is available every Friday (except the last Friday of the month) from 9am-2pm for the Community Food Hub.
Outreach and Awareness Volunteer
Gordon Neighbourhood House coordinates many programs and initiatives in the West End. We need help promoting our organization in the community.
If you are interested in volunteering, fill out a Volunteer Application form.