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Organization: Volunteer Ottawa  
Phone Numbers: 613-736-5270
Email: info@volunteerottawa.ca
Website: www.volunteerottawa.ca
Address:
363 Coventry Rd
Ottawa, ON
K1K 2C5
Intersection: Coventry St and Lola St
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Executives: Marie Eveline - Executive Director
613-736-5266 ext 155 * executivedirector@volunteerottawa.ca
Contacts: Paula Coons - Director of Operations
613-736-5266 ext 153 * operations@volunteerottawa.ca
Service Description: Supports the not-for-profit sector through education, fosters collaboration, and promotes volunteerism * through the web portal, workshops and training programs, assists agencies in reducing the cost of acquiring, training and retaining volunteers * hosts the largest database of volunteer opportunities in the city

Education: Workshops and training seminars cover a wide spectrum of standards and practices regarding effective volunteer resource management

Corporate Volunteering: Works with Corporations to develop volunteer projects customized to their needs, unique expectations, and goals

Volunteer Community Access Program: Support for people who are not quite sure where to begin, but know they want to contribute to their community with their skills and energy * offers workshops on how to find a meaningful opportunity and offers additional support to diverse individuals looking to become involved

Diversity in Leadership: Opportunity for visible minorities and those from under represented communities, to receive training and become involved in leadership roles on Boards and Committees in their neighborhoods

Services and Programs:

Fees: Membership - Individuals: $75 * Organizations: $175 and $500 (dependent on annual budget) * Corporations: Cost is dependent on need * None - for volunteers to use the database and apply for positions
Application: Visit the website for more information
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Organizations: Open to all charities and non-profit in Ottawa that need the support of volunteers to run their programs and services in order to achieve their mission

Volunteers: No restrictions

Corporations: Open to all corporations that are interested in developing their employer supported volunteer program through group volunteering and individual professional placements.
Languages: English ; French
Area(s) Served:
Ottawa (City of)  
See Also: Volunteer Referral Networks

This information was last completely updated on April 7, 2017

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